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    List of selected publications produced by WMCCM members of staff

    Articles in Refereed Journals

    A.H. Anderson, R. McEwan, J.Bal and J.Carletta, (2007) "Virtual team meetings: An analysis of communication and context", Computers in Behaviour, 23, pp.2558-2580, ISSN:0747-5632.

    A.M Al-Khouri and J. Bal, (2004) "Electronic Government in the GCC Countries", International Journal of Social Sciences, 1(2), pp.83-98, ISSN:1306-973X.

    D. J. Bal, M. P. Swift, A. Gegios and G. Brace, (2003) "On-Line Auctions", The International Journal of E-Business Strategy Management, 4(3).

    D. J. Bal and G. Li, (2003) "Strengthening the Governance System of NGOs in Hong Kong", A Methodology in Outline Corporate Governance International, 6(2).

    Y. James-Gordon, A. Young, and D. J. Bal, (2003) "External Environmental Forces affecting E-Learning providers", Marketing Intelligence and Planning, 21(3).

    D. J. Bal and M. P. Swift, (2002) "Supporting SME's through E-Business", Manufacturing Engineer, ISSN:0956-9944.

    D. J. Bal and M. Szczygiel, (2001) "The Evolution of the regional E-Marketplace: Bringing E-Commerce to the small suppliers", Global Automotive Manufacturing & Technology.

    Y. James-Gordon and D. J. Bal, (2002) "The Effects of Technology - based Learning on Design Engineers and the Organisation", Industrial and Commercial Training Journal, 33(4 & 5).

    D. J. Bal and P. K. Teo, (2001) "Implementing Virtual Teamworking Part 3: A Methodology for introducing Virtual Teamworking", International Journal of Logistics Information Management, 14(4).

    D. J. Bal and J. Blanco, (2002) "E-Business Uptake Methodologies for Engineering SMEs", The International Journal of E-Business Strategy Management, 3(4).

    Y. James-Gordon and D. J. Bal, (2001) "Learning Style Preferences of Engineers in Automotive Design", The Journal of Workplace Learning, 13(6).

    N. Armoutis and J. Bal, (2001) "Autoclear: Enabling Internet Collaboration for Small-Medium Engineering Companies", The International Journal of E-Business Strategy Management, 3(1).

    Refereed Conferences

    Payal Lalchandani, Jay Bal, Rob McGonigle: Online Collaboration Spaces and Tools for SME's. CSREA EE 2009:419-425
    EEE'09, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

    Xiao Ma, Jay Bal: Semantic industrial categorisation based on Search Engine Index. IKE 2009: 317-322

    M. Swift,
    N. Armoutis, J. Bal (2007). "SME Demand Driven Virtual Networks to Address Complex Tenders Using a Collaborative Commerce e-Marketplace Approach", e2007, The Hague, Expanding the Knowledge Economy, (Paul Cunningham, Miram Cunningham, eds), Volume 4, part 2, pp1112 - 1119, ISO Press, Amsterdam.

    N. Armoutis, J. Bal, M. Swift (2007). "Expertise Profiling: Finding Sources of Advice for Manufacturing SMEs", e2007, The Hague, Expanding the Knowledge Economy, (Paul Cunningham, Miram Cunningham, eds), Volume 4, part 2, pp1120 - 1127, ISO Press, Amsterdam.

    T. Ahmed, M. Swift, J. Bal, R. McGonigle (2007). "eAdoption via an eMarketplace to Help Drive SME Profitability", e2007, The Hague, Expanding the Knowledge Economy, (Paul Cunningham, Miram Cunningham, eds), Volume 4, part 2, pp1128 - 1140, ISO Press, Amsterdam.

    M. Swift, N. Armoutis, J. Bal, and M. Molfetas,  (2007) "The Formation of Virtual Organisations to Address Complex Tenders through a Collaborative Commerce Marketplace", Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Concurrent Enterprising, Sophia-Antipolis, France.

    N. Armoutis,  J. Bal, and M. Swift,  (2007) "Collaborative Networks through Competence Profiling", Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Concurrent Enterprising, Sophia-Antipolis, France.

    D. Seng, Y. Cheung, J. Bal and V. Lee, (2007) "Value creation for SMEs Using Collaborative Commerce Marketplace", 9th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems, Madeira, Portugal.

    D. Seng, Y. Cheung, J. Bal, and V. Lee, (2006) "A business model for collaborative commerce marketplace", 17th Australian Conference on Information Systems (ACIS 2006), (S Spencer and A Jenkins, eds), Adelaide, SA, Australia, 1-8 pages, ISBN 978 0 9458417 1 6.

     N. Armoutis, P. Maropoulos,  and C. Lomas (2006) "Establishing Agile Supply Networks Through Competence Profiling", 3rd International CIRP Sponsored Conference on Digital Enterprise Technology (Cunha, P. F. and Maropoulos, P. G, eds), Setubal.

    D.J. Bal, N. Armoutis (2005) "E-Challenges for Manufacturing regions and their SMEs - A case study: The West Midlands Collaborative Commerce Marketplace", Innovation and the Knowledge Economy (Paul Cunningham, Miram Cunningham, eds), Slovenia, 2, Paper 122, pp.1609-1616, ISBN 1574 1230.

    A.M. Al-Khouri , D.J. Bal  (2005) "Identity theft and the promise of the technology trio: PKI, smart cards, and biometrics", 3rd Safety & Security Conference, 2005, United Arab Emirates.

    N. Armoutis,  P. Matthews,  Lomas, C. and P. Maropoulos (2005) "Partner Profiling to support Agile Design", International Conference on Changeable, Agile, Reconfigurable and Virtual Production, Munich, pp.267-272, ISBN 3 8316 0540

    N. Armoutis, and A. Gegios  (2005) "Virtual Payment System for Engineering SMEs", 3rd International Workshop on Supply Chain Management and Information Systems (Ketikidis, P. H. and Koh, L. S. C, eds), Thessaloniki, pp.372-382, ISBN 9060 87869 0 8

    Y. James-Gordon and D. J. Bal, (2004) "Combining Traditional Learning Theories for E-Learning", World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia and Telecommunications, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.

    M. Swift and D. J. Bal, (2003) "Elements of SME Collaboration within a Regional Marketplace", Proceedings of the E-Challanges 2003 Conference, Bologna.

    N. Armoutis and D. J. Bal, (2003) "E-Business through Competence Profiling", Proceedings of the E-Challanges 2003 Conference, Bologna.

    D. J. Bal and I. Ortiz, (2001) "Cross Boundary Process Integration: A focus on data exchange", Presented at the Global Logistics Conference, Mexico.

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