E-governance: Towards a Strategic Convergence of Stakeholder Interests

Chee-Wee Tan, Shan Ling Pan, Eric Tze Kuan Lim

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E-governments have become an integral part of our lives and the study of this phenomenon has revealed valuable insights from a governance perspective. Based on an in-depth case study, this paper addresses the strategic management of stakeholders within the e-governmental environment. In particular, the research looks at how advances in information technology have altered the power structures of governance systems and reshaped its fundamental principles . The study concludes that the strategic conversion of interests between the organizations and its stakeholders is an important determining factor for the success of any e-initiative. This requires both a rethinking of fundamental functions and a transformation of organizational business mentalities in order to be flexible and adaptable to ever-changing expectations of a dynamic
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the 11th European Conference on Information Systems : ECIS 2003
Number of pages11
Place of PublicationTrier
PublisherWVT Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier
Publication date2003
Publication statusPublished - 2003
Externally publishedYes
EventThe 11th European Conference on Information Systems - Napoli, Italy
Duration: 19 Jun 200321 Jun 2003
Conference number: 11


ConferenceThe 11th European Conference on Information Systems
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