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Stefan Morana

Dr. Stefan Morana

Postdoctoral researcher
Room: 485
Phone: +49 721 608-41587
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Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Institute of Information Systems and Marketing (IISM)
Fritz-Erler-Straße 23
76133 Karlsruhe


Research Interest

  • User Assistance
  • Guidance and Explanations in IS
  • Digital Assistants and Conversational Agents
  • Intelligent and Interactive Information Systems
  • Design Science Research
  • Business Intelligence and Analytics
  • Business Process Management
  • Gamification
  • Document-centric Enterprise Systems

 

Designing User Assistance Systems (UAS)

Jella Pfeiffer and myself organize workshops addressing the design of user assistance systems.
The next workshop will be held at the European Conference on Information Systems on June, 7th.

Further information on the workshops and submission details can be found here: UAS website

Short CV

  • since 2016: Postdoctoral researcher at the Institute of Information Systems and Marketing, KIT
  • 2012-2015: Research assistant at the Chair of Information Systems IV and Institute for Enterprise Systems, University of Mannheim
  • 2010-2012: Research assistant at University of Applied Sciences, Darmstadt
  • 2007-2010: Studies of Computer Science, M.Sc. at the University of Applied Sciences, Darmstadt and the University of Wisconsin
  • 2004-2007: Studies of Computer Science, B.Sc. at the University of Applied Sciences, Darmstadt

 

Teaching

  • Summer 2017: Research Seminar: Methods and Theories in Information Systems Research (website)
  • Winter 2016/17: Foundations of Digital Services B (website)
  • Summer 2016: Research Seminar: Methods and Theories in Information Systems Research (website)

 

Awards

  • 2017:   Best Paper Nominee at the International Conference on Wirtschaftsinformatik 2017
  • 2016:   HMD Best Paper Award for one of the three best papers published in all HMD journals of 2015
  • 2016:   Best Conference Paper Award at the DESRIST 2016

 

Publications


Monographs
Projektwissen spielend einfach managen mit der ProjectWorld.
Schacht, S.; Reindl, A.; Morana, S.; Maedche, A.
2016. Springer, Berlin. doi:10.1007/978-3-658-14854-6
Theses
Journal Articles
A review of the nature and effects of guidance design features.
Morana, S.; Schacht, S.; Scherp, A.; Maedche, A.
2017. Decision support systems, 97, 31–42. doi:10.1016/j.dss.2017.03.003
Gamification im beruflichen Alltag - Fakt oder Fiktion?.
Schacht, S.; Morana, S.; Maedche, A.
2017. Wissenschaft trifft Praxis, (6), 30-36
Advanced User Assistance Systems.
Maedche, A.; Morana, S.; Schacht, S.; Werth, D.; Krumeich, J.
2016. Business & information systems engineering (1867-0202, 2363-7005), 58 (5), 367–370. doi:10.1007/s12599-016-0444-2
Projekterfahrungen spielend einfach mit der ProjectWorld! – Ein gamifiziertes Projektwissensmanagementsystem.
Schacht, S.; Reindl, A.; Morana, S.; Maedche, A.
2015. HMD Praxis der Wirtschaftsinformatik, 52 (6), 878-890. doi:10.1365/s40702-015-0176-7
The Evolution of Design Principles Enabling Knowledge Reuse for Projects: An Action Design Research Project.
Schacht, S.; Morana, S.; Maedche, A.
2015. Journal of Information Technology Theory and Application (JITTA), 16 (3), 5 – 36
Conference Proceedings Articles
Web Survey Gamification - Increasing Data Quality in Web Surveys by Using Game Design Elements.
Schacht, S.; Keusch, F.; Bergmann, N.; Morana, S.
2017. Twenty-Fifth European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS), Guimarães, P, June 5-10, 2017, Universidade do Minho, Guimarães, P
On the Role of Users' Cognitive-Affective States for User Assistance Invocation [in press].
Friemel, C.; Morana, S.; Pfeiffer, J.; Maedche, A.
2017. Proceedings of the Gmunden Retreat on NeuroIS, Gmunden, Austria, June 12-14, 2017. Ed.: F. Davis, 1-10
Designing Attention-aware Business Intelligence and Analytics Dashboards.
Toreini, P.; Morana, S.
2017. Designing the Digital Transformation: DESRIST 2017 Research in Progress Proceedings. 12th International Conference on Design Science Research in Information Systems and Technology, Karlsruhe, 30. Mai - 1. Juni 2017, 64-72, KIT, Karlsruhe. doi:10.5445/IR/1000069452
"I did use it!" - Assessing subjective vs objective cognitive artifact usage.
Morana, S.; Kroenung, J.; Maedche, A.
2017. 13. Internationale Tagung Wirtschaftsinformatik (WI 2017), St. Gallen, Schweiz, 12. - 15. Februar 2017, 1021-1035, St. Gallen
Towards Designing an Assistant for Semi-Automatic EMS Dispatching.
Reuter-Oppermann, M.; Morana, S.; Hottum, P.
2017. Proceedings of the 50th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), Waikoloa, HI, USA, January 4-7, 2017, 3556-3565, University of Hawai'i at Manoa, Honolulu (HI)
Designing an End User Participation and Involvement Assistant for Continuous IS Development.
Haake, P.; Morana, S.; Schacht, S.; Zhou-Hartmann, L.; Maedche, A.
2016. Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS) 2016, December 11-14, 2016, Dublin
Towards designing individual value-oriented decision support for selecting internet-based services.
Dorner, V.; Morana, S.; Maedche, A.; Weinhardt, C.
2016. INFORMATIK 2016 : Informatik von Menschen für Menschen, 46. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Informatik, 26.-30. September 2016, Klagenfurt. Hrsg.: H. C. Mayr, Gesellschaft für Informatik, Bonn
Exploring the Design, Use, and Outcomes of Process Guidance Systems - A Qualitative Field Study.
Morana, S.; Schacht, S.; Mädche, A.
2016. Tackling Society's Grand Challenges with Design Science : 11th International Conference, DESRIST 2016, St. John’s, NL, Canada, May 23-25, 2016, Springer, Canada. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-39294-3_6
Designing knowledge interface systems: Past, present, and future.
Gregor, S.; Maedche, A.; Morana, S.; Schacht, S.
2016. Breakthroughs and Emerging Insights from Ongoing Design Science Projects: Research-in-progress papers and poster presentations from the 11th International Conference on Design Science Research in Information Systems and Technology (DESRIST) 2016. St. John, Canada, 23-25 May. Ed.: J. Parsons, 43-50
Are you a Maverick? Towards a Segmentation of Collaboration Technology Users.
Schacht, S.; Morana, S.; Urbach, N.; Maedche, A.
2015. Thirty Sixth International Conference on Information Systems, December 13-16, 2015, Fort Worth, Texas, USA
Designing a Process Guidance System to Support User's Business Process Compliance.
Morana, S.; Schacht, S.; Scherp, A.; Mädche, A.
2015. Building a better world through information systems : 35th International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Auckland, New Zealand, 14-17 December 2014. Vol.: 4, 2398-2416, Curran, Red Hook (NY)
Towards a Situation-Awareness-Driven Design of Operational Business Intelligence & Analytics Systems.
Nadj, M.; Morana, S.; Mädche, A.
2015. At the Vanguard of Design Science: First Impressions and Early Findings from Ongoing Research. 10th International Conference on Design Science Research in Information Systems and Technology (DESRIST), Dublin, Ireland, 20-22 May 2015. Ed.: B. Donnellan, 33-40, University College, Cork
ITSM ProcessGuide – A Longitudinal and Multi-Method Field Study for Real-World DSR Artifact Evaluation.
Morana, S.; Schacht, S.; Gerards, T.; Mädche, A.
2015. At the Vanguard of Design Science: First Impressions and Early Findings from Ongoing Research. 10th International Conference on Design Science Research in Information Systems and Technology (DESRIST), Dublin, Ireland, 20-22 May 2015. Ed.: B. Donnellan, 109-116, University College, Cork
ITSM ProcessGuide – A Process Guidance System for IT Service Management.
Morana, S.; Gerards, T.; Mädche, A.
2015. New Horizons in Design Science: Broadening the Research Agenda. 10th International Conference on Design Science Research in Information Systems and Technology (DESRIST), Dublin, Ireland, May 20-22, 2015. Ed.: B. Donnellan, 406-410, Springer, Berlin. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-18714-3_32
The Project World - Gamification in Project Knowledge Management.
Schacht, S.; Morana, S.; Mädche, A.
2014. 22th European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS), Tel Aviv, Israel, June 9-11, 2014. Ed.: M. Avital, 1-10, AIS Electronic Library
User Guidance for Document-Driven Processes in Enterprise Systems.
Morana, S.; Schacht, S.; Scherp, A.; Maedche, A.
2013. Design science at the intersection of physical and virtual design : 8th international conference ; proceedings, DESRIST 2013, Helsinki, Finland, June 11 - 12, 2013. Ed.: J. vom Brocke, 494-501, Springer, Berlin. doi:10.1007/978-3-642-38827-9_42
Presentations
Designing Neuro-aware Invocation of User Assistance Systems.
Friemel, C.; Morana, S.; Pfeiffer, J.; Maedche, A.
2017. Designing Human-Computer Assistance Systems, Workshop at the International Conference on Wirtschaftsinformatik 2017, St. Gallen, Switzerland, 12.02.2017
Design Science Research in Service Science: Towards a Theory-Grounded Design of Digital Service Systems.
Morana, S.; Hottum, P.; Maedche, A.
2016. Service Science: Perspectives from the Next Generation of Service Scholars, Pre-ECIS Workshop, Istanbul, Turkey, June 12th, 2016
Understanding the Effects of Process Guidance Systems on Users’ Process Compliance Performance.
Morana, S.; Schacht, S.; Gerards, T.; Maedche, A.
2015. 2015 OASIS Pre-ICIS Workshop, Fort Worth, TX, USA, December 12th, 2015