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Best Paper Award of the AIS SIG Grounded Theory Methodology


The article “Capabilities for value co-creation and value capture in emergent platform ecosystems: A longitudinal case study of SAP’s cloud platform” by Maximilian Schreieck, Manuel Wiesche, and Helmut Krcmar published in the Journal of Information Technology was awarded with the first-ever Best Paper Award of the AIS SIG Grounded Theory Methodology (available here: https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/02683962211023780).

For its best paper award, the AIS SIG Grounded Theory Methodology (GTM) considers papers published in top IS journals that draw on the grounded theory methodology to generate an important contribution to the IS field.

Furthermore, the article “Understanding how DevOps aligns development and operations: a tripartite model of intra-IT alignment” by Anna Wiedemann, Manuel Wiesche, Heiko Gewald, and Helmut Krcmar published in the European Journal of Information Systems was among the five finalists nominated for the award (available here: https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/0960085X.2020.1782277).