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Information Standards Enabling or Constraining Innovative Hospital Facilities? -A Scandinavian Case [chapter]

Christian Koch, Kim Jacobsen, Anita Moum
2014 Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing  
This paper inquires into whether computerized information standards enable or constrain innovation in public procurement of buildings.  ...  In these years new built of hospitals in Scandinavia could be realized in a more efficient and innovative way if using information standards.  ...  , where the design team of engineering and architects are enabled in several ways by the computerized information standard.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-11370-8_25 fatcat:lhmjweto2zdm7eij54i3jusxmq

Electronic Government Procurement Adoption in Ghana: Critical Success Factors

Daniel Ofori, Osman Issah Fuseini
2020 Advances in Research  
technologies in their public procurement process.  ...  Aims: The study investigated the critical success factors for adopting an e-procurement in public sector procurement activities in Ghana. Study Design: The study used descriptive survey design.  ...  Thus, these extreme results highlight the contributions of information systems and technology in the occurrence of disruptive innovation.  ... 
doi:10.9734/air/2020/v21i330191 fatcat:z25xqvjhazazdjlwl2udifs6ge

The imperative for stronger vaccine supply and logistics systems

Michel Zaffran, Jos Vandelaer, Debra Kristensen, Bjørn Melgaard, Prashant Yadav, K.O. Antwi-Agyei, Heidi Lasher
2013 Vaccine  
The environmental impact of energy, materials, and processes used in immunization systems is minimized. Immunization information systems enable better and more timely decision-making.  ...  With the introduction of new vaccines, developing countries are facing serious challenges in their vaccine supply and logistics systems.  ...  Conflict of interest  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2012.11.036 pmid:23598495 fatcat:esa6ylokybdrzpc4cjungszwma

The Virtual State: Transforming American Government?

Jane E. Fountain
2001 National Civic Review  
What challenges should change agents be aware of? Finally, what are some of the larger questions of governance to keep in mind as innovators build the virtual state?  ...  American government appears to be in the early phase of significant transformation as public managers begin to use the Internet and related information technologies in ways that affect coordination, control  ...  G2B innovation signals new opportunity for efficiency gains in procurement and other business-government relations.  ... 
doi:10.1002/ncr.90305 fatcat:vsjofaqv5fdxvnxdmjvwauyhhm

Informative content validation is the key to success in a BIM-based project

Angelo Luigi Camillo Ciribini, Silvia Mastrolembo Ventura, Marzia Bolpagni
2015 Territorio Italia  
This is why several public entities worldwide are promoting new strategies and adopted innovating approaches such as the Building Information Modelling (BIM).  ...  In Italy, despite the fact that the growing implementation of information-based technologies is not supported by a governmental strategy, public calls for tender requiring BIM have been set up.  ...  As previously discussed, the Building Information Modelling can be integrated in several procurement methods, ranging from standard to innovating ones. 44 However, when BIM is used in standard procurement  ... 
doi:10.14609/ti_2_15_1e doaj:842c2414f0004e32975c5d77802e9cc1 fatcat:lspo32e2w5ailnvopit6nskks4

E-Government Implementation

Phonepaseuth Solinthone, Tatyana Rumyantseva, A.V. Yurchenko, V.I. Syryamkin
2016 MATEC Web of Conferences  
This wide disparity in the impact of ICT around the world today underscores the uneven progress of economic development. It also highlights the critical role of government in the information age.  ...  In the realm of government, ICT applications are promising to enhance the delivery of public goods and services to citizens not only by improving the process and management of government, but also by redefining  ...  Improvement of efficiency and transparency of administrative work Use of electronic documents has become standard practice, and most administrative business such as personnel management, finance, and procurement  ... 
doi:10.1051/matecconf/20167901066 fatcat:io3nhmknozdsbordsyljwk2gzi

Toward Life Cycle Sustainability in Infrastructure: The Role of Automation and Robotics in PPP Projects

Madeleine Hoeft, Marianne Pieper, Kent Eriksson, Hans-Joachim Bargstädt
2021 Sustainability  
The findings in this article add to the understanding of how transformation toward increased sustainability can be achieved by individual organizations, their network, and ecosystems of public, private  ...  The model identifies that the procurement phase is of particular importance for sustainable infrastructure PPPs.  ...  Computerized feedback loops and control and decision points enable not only the assessment of quality at a certain point, but also predict the impact of the decision throughout the life cycle to enable  ... 
doi:10.3390/su13073779 fatcat:tf6kpkl2ivc27ciiuwfc7xptfq

Library Digitization – A Panacea for Educational Development in Nigeria

Ndum, Victor Etim
2012 IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social Science  
In this paper, effort is made to examine the place of digital libraries in the development of education in Nigeria.  ...  Librarians should begin to foresee the added roles library digitization will impose on them in an attempt to build the library for tomorrow and begin to develop themselves for such tasks.  ...  The ETF have also built standard befitting library buildings at all the spheres of Nigeria educational system.  ... 
doi:10.9790/0837-0522128 fatcat:pojtkpubrjgrpifrbtdvw6w6ji

Electronic Commerce: a battle on regulation, standards transportation media and business integration

Kim Andersen, Niels Bjorn-Andersen, Niels Juul
1998 Australasian Journal of Information Systems  
In this article we analyse the evolution of electronic commerce in Denmark during the period 1995-1998 from four perspectives: regulation, standards, transportation media and business integration.  ...  The Danish government is stimulating the use of electronic commerce using direct and indirect policy initiatives on central, governmental regulation and establishment of greens enabling self-regulation  ...  directive Standard setting Legislation on signature and EC electronic Innovation directive Standard setting Public procurement Organisational management Public procurement Legislation  ... 
doi:10.3127/ajis.v6i1.335 fatcat:5x662zjawjakni53smexapucf4

Identifying Information Technology Role towards Computerization of Land Administration in Nigeria

Bugi S.Z., Joshua John
2014 International Journal of Applied Information Systems  
This paper set out to identify the role of information technology towards computerization of land administration in Nigeria.  ...  of a computerized system.  ...  of land and issuance of certificate of occupancy (C of O)  Procurement of computerized land surveying equipment.  ... 
doi:10.5120/ijais14-451263 fatcat:lpuadz7fobgs5pd4vbisw6lvz4

Strategies for E-Governance in India

V.B. Ganapathy, Dr V.Kiran Kumar
2014 International Journal of Innovative Research in Science Engineering and Technology  
This paper deals with various strategies involved in providing e-governance to various government departments with detailed study  ...  The main objective of National e-Governance Plan (NeGP) is to make all government departments accessible to all citizens over electronic media.  ...  Many Government of Maharashtra websites differ in standards within even two of its WebPages. There is no set standard as to quality of the information, document, the formats, etc.  ... 
doi:10.15680/ijirset.2014.0308053 fatcat:goaclbwtqzev3jifrmtvlwthh4

E‐Government in the Asia‐pacific region

Clay G. Wescott
2001 Asian Journal of Political Science  
Asia-Pacific governments are only in the initial phases of adopting information and communications technology (ICT) to improve financial management information and reporting, streamline the delivery of  ...  This article begins with a brief review of the potential benefits of e-government in supporting public sector reform and poverty reduction.  ...  Stage 2: Enabling inter-organizational and public access to information The next stage is to enable better inter-organizational and public access to information.  ... 
doi:10.1080/02185370108434189 fatcat:2rpnvpdlsfdu3emavwxzn3y2zu

Building Information Modeling in Quebec's Procurement for Public Infrastructure: A Case for Integrated Project Delivery

Gabriel Jobidon, Pierre Lemieux, Robert Beauregard
2021 Laws  
The Province of Quebec is currently in the process of adopting building information modeling (BIM) for major infrastructure projects.  ...  This paper addresses the following question: How do norms, whether legislative, regulatory or contractual, functionally or dysfunctionally affect the effective implementation of BIM in Quebec's public  ...  Moreover, recent studies found that significant legal aspects or contract provisions need to be included in BIM contracts (Chihib et al. 2019) , and that design-bid-build procurement and a lack of standardization  ... 
doi:10.3390/laws10020043 fatcat:dx2s6v7h3bbntglscd3c7knhiy

E-Governance Initiatives in India with Special Reference to Punjab

Preeti Mahajan
2009 Zenodo  
Hence, this paper highlights the importance of IT in implementation of SMART government in the State of Punjab; it is one of the leading states of India in all te rms of advancement.  ...  Specifically, this scenario may not be much significant in the developed economies but it is an important area of concern in education, governance, commerce and so on.  ...  E-procurement: E-Procurement Excise & Taxation: The Punjab Government was the first State in the Country to introduce Computerization in the Department of Excise & Taxation based on Value Added Tax (  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4744311 fatcat:csxeleajpjdt7f5or7q3wd7usi

SPHERE: BIM Digital Twin Platform

Rubén Alonso, Mikel Borras, Rembrandt H. E. M. Koppelaar, Alessandro Lodigiani, Eduard Loscos, Emre Yöntem
2019 Proceedings (MDPI)  
SPHERE platform will facilitate improvements in the energy performance of buildings from the start of the construction process.  ...  the Design, Construction and Performance of residential buildings.  ...  The views expressed in this publication are the sole responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the European Commission.  ... 
doi:10.3390/proceedings2019020009 fatcat:xvzskz3gefaovnee4w6gh5a2jq
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