The Workshop on the Digitization of the Individual will take place at the Spencer Hotel, Columbia 1 & 2, Dublin, Ireland, on December 11 2016, 1:00 – 5:30 PM.

On-site registration will be offered at the workshop site for those who have not registered yet. Registered participants can pick up their registration package at the workshop site.


Workshop timeline:




1:00  – 1:15 PM

Welcome & Introduction

Workshop Chairs

1:15 – 1:40 PM

Satisfied with your Smartwatch? Factors Driving Use Continuance of the Smartwatch

Obi Ogbanufe and Natalie Gerhart

1:40 – 2:05 PM

Backer Empowerment in Crowdfunding: How Participation beyond Funding Influences Support Behavior

Nikolaus Lipusch, Ulrich Bretschneider, and Jan Marco Leimeister

2:05 – 2:30 PM

Live Biofeedback for Digital Collaboration

Michael Knierim, Anuja Hariharan, Ewa Lux, Verena Dorner, and Christof Weinhardt

2:30 – 2:45 PM

Coffeebreak / Buffer


2:45  – 3:15 PM

The Digitization of the Individual: Selected issues

Workshop Chairs

3:15 – 3:40 PM

What Drives Problematic Use in Social Networking Sites? A Cognitive-behavioral Model with Perceived Affordance 

Dimple R. Thadani and Zach W. Y. Lee

3:40 – 4:05 PM

Users’ Interdependent Privacy Management: The Role of Social Distance in Other-Regarding Disclosure Behaviors

Tina Morlok

4:05 – 4:20 PM

Coffeebreak / Buffer


4:20 – 4:45 PM

Playing for Fun and Profit: How Utilitarian and Hedonic Users Choose Online Gaming Platforms

Merja Halme, Pekka Malo, Esko Penttinen, and Timo Saarinen

4:45 – 5:10 PM

“Vicious cycles of responsiveness” – Investigating work ethic as a predictor of smartphone behavior

Stefan Schellhammer, Russell Haines, Martin-Georg Rieger

5:10 – 5:30 PM

Wrap up  / Farewell

Workshop Chairs