Revisiting Perceived Success of Information Systems: An ANT Interpretation of IS/IT Use within Commonwealth Games at Manchester, 2002

@inproceedings{Mitra2008RevisitingPS,
  title={Revisiting Perceived Success of Information Systems: An ANT Interpretation of IS/IT Use within Commonwealth Games at Manchester, 2002},
  author={Amit Mitra and Laura Campoy},
  booktitle={ECIS},
  year={2008}
}
Organiser perceptions of success of information systems in a major event like the Commonwealth Games is dependent on actual success as well as co-operation between a diverse range of human and non-human actors. Whilst most co-operative arrangements may involve contracts and plans, emergent actor expectations tend to shape outcomes that are recognised as successful. In the context of the Commonwealth Games held in Manchester 2002, it was clear that given the nature of the event with its fixed… CONTINUE READING