Priming a Pilot Implementation

Experiences From an Effects Specifications Workshop

Bidragets oversatte titel: Forberedelse til en pilot-implementering: Erfaringer fra en effekt-specifikations workshop

Magnus Rotvit Perlt Hansen, Maria Ie Pedersen

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    Abstract. We report on the initial findings of an exploratory action research study about effects specifications using the systems development method Effects-driven IT development. It is part of a larger IS pilot implementation project conducted in the Danish healthcare sector. Through interviews and a workshop we have identified and specified effects that comprise the basis for an evaluation of the project between several organisational agents with diverse professional backgrounds. Gathering organisational participants at a workshop with a common goal of discussing and prioritizing a finished list of effects has proved to be a valuable approach to create mutual learning process amongst the participants and the facilitators of the workshop. The challenges we experienced during the effects specification process were to balance a dichotomous focus between on one hand the visions of the participants and on the other hand the limitations of the IT artefact functionality to be evaluated.
    OriginalsprogEngelsk
    TidsskriftIRIS: Selected Papers of the Information Systems Research Seminar in Scandinavia
    Sider (fra-til)79-93
    Antal sider13
    ISSN1891-9863
    StatusUdgivet - 2011

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