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Business Information Systems

Business Information Systems
Room 3.87
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University College Cork
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+353 21 490 3833 Philip.OReilly@ucc.ie

Biography

Philip is a Senior Lecturer and the Principal Investigator on the B-MIDEA project. The B-MIDEA team have created a Business Intelligence Application, incorporating prediction and simulation capabilities, enabling organisation's to efficiently retrieve and analyse the very latest developments relating to financial service products/services worldwide and gain real-time insight on consumer sentiment through retrieving, amalgamating, analysing and visualising the millions of items of data items that exist online and in social media.

Philip has been invited to deliver keynotes and workshops by numerous multinational companies and at leading practitioner events including the Banking & Payments Federation of Ireland National Conference.

Philip recently received the Stafford Beer Medal in recognition of the most outstanding contribution to the philosophy, theory and practice of Information Systems (IS) from the Operational Research (OR) Society at an Awards Ceremony which took place at the Royal Society, Carlton House Terrace, London. Founded over 50 years ago, the OR Society is the world's oldest established learned society catering to the Operational Research profession and one of the largest in the world, with 3,000 members in 53 countries.

Philip has been a leading member of research teams which have been successful in securing in excess of €1m in research funding in recent years. His research focus is on the business performance of information systems. His work has been published in leading journals in the information systems field including the European Journal of Information Systems (EJIS), Journal of Strategic Information Systems (JSIS) and Information Technology and People (IT&P). Furthermore, his work has been presented at the leading information systems conferences in the world.

Specialties: Information Retrieval

Business Inteligence Software

Mining Unstructured Data

Business Value of IT

Social Media

M-payments

Business Models

Big Data

 

Research Interests

In relation to industry impact, I have written industry focused white papers and have delivered practitioner workshops in institution’s including the International Energy Research Centre (), Sunlife Financial, Citibank, Core International, Fexco and Goodbody. Furthermore, I have delivered keynote addresses on leading edge topics at leading practitioner events such as AIB Merchant Services “” and the Banking Payments Federation of Ireland National Conference (2014) . The impact which my B-MIDEA research project has had on organisation’s is illustrated in that it has facilitated new service and job creation in organisation’s, including Fexco.

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I hold a visiting lectureship position in the Telfer School of Management, University of Ottawa, Canada, one of only two triple accredited Business Schools in Canada and one of only fifty nine worldwide. I have supervised PhD’s to completion and I collaborate on a regular basis with colleagues in Ireland, UK, Canada, Norway, the Netherlands and Australia. I have acted as external examiner for a number of PhD’s and on numerous programme approval programmes. 

I have supervised to completion, both PhD and Msc by Research students. I have supervised completed minor dissertations on a broad range of programmes including; MBS in Managerial Accounting and Management Information Systems (MIMAS) and the MBS in Health Services Management.

As part of my role as principal investigator on B-MIDEA, I am currently supervising Dr. Rajendra Prasath, a Research Fellow on this project and Dr, Parnab Kumar (Post Doctoral researcher).

I have acted as external examiner for a number of PhD thesis in Management Information Systems for the University of New South Wales (UNSW), Australia. I have chaired PhD examinations in UCC.  I have also examined a number of MA and MSc theses from a number of institutions including Waterford Institute of Technology and University Of Ottawa, Ontario.

I have fulfilled a multitude of roles (Track chair, associate editor, advisory committee member and programme committee member) associated with organising fifteen top ranked international conferences and workshops. This includes playing a leading role in the top ranked European Information Systems conference (ECIS), which runs once every year. I am a currently an active member of a number of leading international academic associations. I have contributed extensively to their work. These include:

  • Association of Information Systems
  • Irish Chapter of the Association for Information Systems
  • Member of IFIP WG8.3
  • Member of IFIP WG8.2

In my academic career to date I have had significant involvement in a multitude of the top ranked IS conferences, as per Willcocks et al (2008), fulfilling a broad range of roles including; acting as track chair,  associate editor, being a member of programme and local organising committees and chairing numerous sessions at conferences.

I have served as a Guest Editor for a Special Issue focusing on Smart Mobile Media Services for the International Journal of Electronic Business Research (IJEBR) . I have served as an associate editor for an A ranked information systems journals, namely Electronic Markets. Furthermore, I have reviewed for over a dozen of the top international IS journals including; the Information Systems Journal, the Journal of Strategic Information Systems and the European Journal of Information Systems over the last 10 years.

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The following are the International Conferences and Workshops that I have contributed to over the years. The role I have played in these leading conferences and workshops is outlined below:

  • 2nd International Conference on Mining Intelligence and Knowledge Exploration (MIKE 2014 and  Science Foundation Ireland Workshop on “Harnessing Data, Cyber Security and Computational Creativity”
  • 1st International Conference on Mining Intelligence and Knowledge Exploration (MIKE 2013)
  • 16th Irish Academy of Management Conference
  • WEB 2012: The Eleventh Workshop on e-Business.
  • WEB 2011: Tenth Workshop on E-Business.
  • ECIS 2013: 21ST European Conference on Information Systems
  • ECIS 2012: 20TH European Conference on Information Systems
  • ECIS 2011: 19TH European Conference on Information Systems
  • ECIS 2010: 18TH European Conference on Information Systems
  • ECIS 2009: 17TH European Conference on Information Systems
  • ECIS 2008: 16TH European Conference on Information Systems
  • ECIS 2007: 15TH European Conference on Information Systems
  • DSIAGE 2002
  • ECIS 2005 13TH International Conference on Information Systems
  • ECIS 2003 11TH European Conference on Information Systems
  • ECIS 2002 10th European Conference on Information Systems
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Journal Activities

  • Referee, Information Systems Journal (-)
  • Referee, Electronic Markets- The International Journal (-)
  • Referee, European Journal Of Information Systems (-)
  • Referee, Journal Of Strategic Information Systems (-)
  • Referee, International Journal Of Electronic Commerce (-)
  • Referee, Journal Of Decision Systems (-)
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Other Activities

  • I have supervised to completion, both PhD and Msc by Research students. I have supervised completed minor dissertations on a broad range of programmes including; MBS in Managerial Accounting and Management Information Systems (MIMAS) and the MBS in Health Services Management. Post-Doctoral Supervision As part of my role as principal investigator on B-MIDEA, I am currently supervising two post-doctoral researchers on this project. PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS/ACADEMIC CONFERENCE & WORKSHOP ORGANISATION I have fulfilled a multitude of roles (Track chair, associate editor, advisory committee member and programme committee member) associated with organising fifteen top ranked international conferences and workshops. This includes playing a leading role in the top ranked European Information Systems conference (ECIS), which runs once every year. I am a currently an active member of a number of leading international academic associations. I have contibuted extensively to their work. These include: • Association of Information Systems • Irish Chapter of the Association for Information Systems • Member of IFIP WG8.3 • Member of IFIP WG8.2 In my academic career to date I have had significant involvement in a multitude of the top ranked IS conferences, as per Willcocks et al (2008), fulfilling a broad range of roles including; acting as track chair, associate editor, being a member of programme and local organising committees and chairing numerous sessions at conferences. I have supervised to completion, both PhD and Msc by Research students. I have supervised completed minor dissertations on a broad range of programmes including; MBS in Managerial Accounting and Management Information Systems (MIMAS) and the MBS in Health Services Post-Doctoral Supervision As part of my role as principal investigator on B-MIDEA, I am currently supervising two post-doctoral researchers on this project. As part of this task, I have developed a personal development plan with the two post-doc researchers which includes a target of having two A plus/A journals and two conference papers under review by year end 2014. As Dr.Prasath is an Indian national, I have had extensive interaction with the human resources office in UCC, in terms of completing a hosting agreement and providing a contract to the candidate. PhD and MSc Examiner I have acted as external examiner for a PhD thesis in Management Information Systems for the University of New South Wales (UNSW), Australia. I have also examined a number of MA and MSc theses from a number of institutions including Waterford Institute of Technology and University Of Ottawa, Ontario. PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS/ACADEMIC CONFERENCE & WORKSHOP ORGANISATION I have fulfilled a multitude of roles (Track chair, associate editor, advisory committee member and programme committee member) associated with organising fifteen top ranked international conferences and workshops. This includes playing a leading role in the top ranked European Information Systems conference (ECIS), which runs once every year. I am a currently an active member of a number of leading international academic associations. I have contibuted extensively to their work. These include: • Association of Information Systems • Irish Chapter of the Association for Information Systems • Member of IFIP WG8.3 • Member of IFIP WG8.2 In my academic career to date I have had significant involvement in a multitude of the top ranked IS conferences, as per Willcocks et al (2008), fulfilling a broad range of roles including; acting as track chair, associate editor, being a member of programme and local organising committees and chairing numerous sessions at conferences. International Journals I have served as a Guest Editor for a Special Issue focusing on Smart Mobile Media Services for the International Journal of Electronic Business Research (IJEBR) http://www.igi-global.com/journal-contents/international-journal-business-research-ijebr/1088. I have served as an associate editor for an A ranked information systems journals, namely Electronic Markets. Furthermore, I have reviewed for over a dozen of the top international IS journals including; the Information Systems Journal, the Journal of Strategic Information Systems and the European Journal of Information Systems over the last 10 years. International Conferences The following are the International Conferences and Workshops that I have contributed to over the years. The role I have played in these leading conferences and workshops is outlined below: • 1stInternational Conference on Mining Intelligence and Knowledge Exploration (MIKE 2013) http://www.mike2013.org/ o Member of the Advisory committee and Programme committee member 18th - 20th December 2013, Virudhu Nagar, Madurai, INDIA • 16th Irish Academy of Management Conference o http://iamireland.ie/annual-conference/2013-annual-conference o Track Chair: Technology Management • WEB 2012: The Eleventh Workshop on e-Business. http://infosys.uncc.edu/web2012/ o Track chair, session chair and member of the organising committee. (Mobile Commerce and Technologies Track). December 15, 2012, Orlando, Florida. • WEB 2011: Tenth Workshop on E-Business. http://www.is.cityu.edu.hk/web2011/callforpapers.htm o Track chair, session chair and member of the organising committee (Mobile Commerce and Technologies Track). December 4, 2011, Shanghai, China • ECIS 2013: 21ST European Conference on Information Systems https://sites.google.com/site/ecis2013nl/ o Associate Editor and Reviewer • ECIS 2012: 20TH European Conference on Information Systems o http://ecis2012files.esade.edu/ o Associate Editor and Reviewer • ECIS 2011: 19TH European Conference on Information Systems o http://www.ecis2011.fi/program/conference-tracks/smart-mobile-media-services-smms/index.html o Track Chair • ECIS 2010: 18TH European Conference on Information Systems o http://web.up.ac.za/default.asp?ipkCategoryID=8136&subid=8136&ipklookid=7&parentid= o Associate Editor and Reviewer • ECIS 2009: 17TH European Conference on Information Systems o http://www.ecis2009.it/ o Associate Editor and Reviewer • ECIS 2008: 16TH European Conference on Information Systems o http://www.ecis2008.ie//index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=32&Itemid=67 o Associate Editor and Reviewer • ECIS 2007: 15TH European Conference on Information Systems o http://www.informatik.uni-trier.de/~ley/db/conf/ecis/ecis2007.html o Associate Editor and Reviewer • DSIAGE 2002 o Served as a member of the steering group and local organising committee for DSIAGE 2002 • ECIS 2005 13TH International Conference on Information Systems o Member of the IS development Track Committee o Session Chair • ECIS 2003 11TH European Conference on Information Systems o Session Chair: Session on Economics of ICT. • ECIS 2002 10th European Conference on Information Systems o Session Chair: Session on the Digital Economy – models for m-business and e-business. Postgraduate External Examiner - Waterford Institute of Technology. 2005-07Undergraduate External Examiner - Tralee Institute of Technology. 2007-Associate Editor - Innovative and Collaborative Business Track at the next European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS 2008). September 2007-February 2008Associate Editor - European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS 2009). September 2008-Associate Editor - The alternative approaches to Information Systems development track at the International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS) 2005. January-May 2005Associate Editor - The IS development track at ECIS 2005. September 2004-Febrary 2005Associate Editor - CRM and ERP track at ECIS 2004. September 2003-February 2004
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Education

  • University of Limerick , BA, BA (1997)
  • University College Cork , HDip, Business and Financial Information Systems (1998)
  • University College Cork , MBS, Managerial Information and Managerial Accounting Systems (2000)
  • University College Cork , PhD, PhD (2006)
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Employment

  • Temporary Full-Time College Lecturer, University College Cork (01-OCT-01 / 01-SEP-02)
  • Temporary Full-Time College Lecturer, University College Cork (01-SEP-03 / 01-OCT-06)
  • Lecturer, University College Cork (01-NOV-06 /)
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Publications

Peer Reviewed Journals

Year Publication
2009 Evaluating the Performance of Electronic Marketplaces: an Exploration of the Ownership Impact
O¿Reilly, P., and Finnegan, P (2009) Evaluating the Performance of Electronic Marketplaces: an Exploration of the Ownership Impact. : Electronic Journal of Information Systems Evaluation [Details]
2007 Multi-Criteria Markets: An Exploratory Study Of Market Process Design
Fairchild, A; Finnegan, P; O¿Reilly, P and Ribbers, P.M (2007) Multi-Criteria Markets: An Exploratory Study Of Market Process Design. : Electronic Markets- The International Journal [Details]
2007 B2B Marketplaces sharing IS/IT infrastructures: An exploration of strategic technology alliances
O¿Reilly, P and Finnegan, P (2007) B2B Marketplaces sharing IS/IT infrastructures: An exploration of strategic technology alliances. : Journal of Enterprise Information Management [Details]
2007 B2B Marketplaces sharing IS/IT infrastructures: An exploration of strategic technology alliances
O¿Reilly, P and Finnegan, P (2007) B2B Marketplaces sharing IS/IT infrastructures: An exploration of strategic technology alliances. : Journal of Enterprise Information Management [Details]
2005 Performance in Electronic Marketplaces: Theory in Practice
O'Reilly, P., and Finnegan, P (2005) Performance in Electronic Marketplaces: Theory in Practice. : Electronic Markets- The International Journal [Details]
2004 Internet Banking Systems in the Aftermath of the Dot.Com Boom: An Exploratory Study
O¿ Reilly, P. and Finnegan, P (2004) Internet Banking Systems in the Aftermath of the Dot.Com Boom: An Exploratory Study. : Journal of Systems and Information Technology (JOSIT) [Details]

Conference Publications

Year Publication
2009 A Context Aware Wireless Body Area Network
O'Donovan, T., O'Donoghue, J., Sreenan, C., Sammon, D., O'Reilly, P. and O'Connor, K (2009) A Context Aware Wireless Body Area Network. [Details]
2009 A Context Aware Wireless Body Area Network
O'Donovan, T., O'Donoghue, J., Sreenan, C., Sammon, D., O'Reilly, P. and O'Connor, K (2009) A Context Aware Wireless Body Area Network. [Details]
2008 Proceedings, Exploring Electronic Marketplace Performance: The 3 Pillars
O'Reilly, P. and Finnegan, P (2008) Proceedings, Exploring Electronic Marketplace Performance: The 3 Pillars. [Details]
2008 Governance Structures for Open Innovation: A Preliminary Framework
Feller, J., Finnegan, P., Hayes, J. and O¿Reilly, P (2008) Governance Structures for Open Innovation: A Preliminary Framework. [Details]
2008 Governance Structures for Open Innovation: A Preliminary Framework
Feller, J., Finnegan, P., Hayes, J. and O¿Reilly, P (2008) Governance Structures for Open Innovation: A Preliminary Framework. [Details]
2008 The Relationship between Electronic Marketplace Ownership and Performance: An Exploratory Study
O¿Reilly, P. and Finnegan, P (2008) The Relationship between Electronic Marketplace Ownership and Performance: An Exploratory Study. [Details]
2007 Electronic marketplaces as market system intermediaries: An exploratory study and characteristics framework
O¿Reilly, P and Finnegan, P (2007) Electronic marketplaces as market system intermediaries: An exploratory study and characteristics framework. [Details]
2005 An Empirical Exploration of Multi-Attribute Bidding: Redefining Intermediary Roles in Electronic Markets
Fairchild, A; Finnegan, P; O¿Reilly, P. and Ribbers P (2005) An Empirical Exploration of Multi-Attribute Bidding: Redefining Intermediary Roles in Electronic Markets. [Details]
2004 Strategic Alliances and Shared IS/IT Infrastructures in B2B Marketplaces, An Exploratory Case
O¿ Reilly, P. and Finnegan P (2004) Strategic Alliances and Shared IS/IT Infrastructures in B2B Marketplaces, An Exploratory Case. [Details]
2004 Measuring CRM performance: An Exploratory Case
O¿ Reilly, P. and Dunne S (2004) Measuring CRM performance: An Exploratory Case. [Details]
2003 Achieving Business Benefits Through Use Of DSDM: A Case Study in Allied Irish Bank
O¿ Reilly, P and Galvin, C (2003) Achieving Business Benefits Through Use Of DSDM: A Case Study in Allied Irish Bank. [Details]
2003 Assessing The Performance Of An Electronic Marketplace: A Conceptual Model And Case Study
O¿Reilly, P and Finnegan P (2003) Assessing The Performance Of An Electronic Marketplace: A Conceptual Model And Case Study. [Details]
2002 A Model for Assessing Performance in Electronic Marketplaces
O¿ Reilly, P. and Finnegan, P (2002) A Model for Assessing Performance in Electronic Marketplaces. [Details]
2001 Constructing IS Futures, Towards a Model for Assessing Performance in Electronic Markets . In: Hackney, R eds
O¿ Reilly, P. and Finnegan, P (2001) Constructing IS Futures, Towards a Model for Assessing Performance in Electronic Markets . In: Hackney, R eds. [Details]
2001 Dealing with Consolidation and Virtual Banks: An Exploration of Internet Banking in the ¿Bricks and Mortar¿ Sector . In: Strong D., Straub D., and DeGross J eds
O¿Reilly, P., Finnegan, P. and McCormack, C (2001) Dealing with Consolidation and Virtual Banks: An Exploration of Internet Banking in the ¿Bricks and Mortar¿ Sector . In: Strong D., Straub D., and DeGross J eds. [Details]

Conference Contributions

Year Publication
2008 The Relationship between Electronic Marketplace Ownership and Performance: An Exploratory Study. [Oral Presentation], , Galway , 09-JUN-08 - 09-JUN-08
Philip O'Reilly (2008) The Relationship between Electronic Marketplace Ownership and Performance: An Exploratory Study. [Oral Presentation], , Galway , 09-JUN-08 - 09-JUN-08. [Details]
2008 Exploring Electronic Marketplace Performance: The 3 Pillars. [Oral Presentation], , Paris , 17-DEC-08 - 17-DEC-08
Philip O'Reilly (2008) Exploring Electronic Marketplace Performance: The 3 Pillars. [Oral Presentation], , Paris , 17-DEC-08 - 17-DEC-08. [Details]
2007 Electronic marketplaces as market system intermediaries: An exploratory study and characteristics framework. [Oral Presentation], , St. Gallen , 08-JUN-07 - 08-MAY-07
Philip O'Reilly (2007) Electronic marketplaces as market system intermediaries: An exploratory study and characteristics framework. [Oral Presentation], , St. Gallen , 08-JUN-07 - 08-MAY-07. [Details]
2005 An Empirical Exploration of Multi-Attribute Bidding: Redefining Intermediary Roles in Electronic Markets. [Oral Presentation], , Regensburg , 27-MAY-05 - 27-MAY-05
Philip O'Reilly (2005) An Empirical Exploration of Multi-Attribute Bidding: Redefining Intermediary Roles in Electronic Markets. [Oral Presentation], , Regensburg , 27-MAY-05 - 27-MAY-05. [Details]
2004 Strategic Alliances and Shared IS/IT Infrastructures in B2B Marketplaces, An Exploratory Case. [Oral Presentation], , Turku , 14-JUN-04 - 14-JUN-04
Philip O'Reilly (2004) Strategic Alliances and Shared IS/IT Infrastructures in B2B Marketplaces, An Exploratory Case. [Oral Presentation], , Turku , 14-JUN-04 - 14-JUN-04. [Details]
2004 Measuring CRM performance: An Exploratory Case. [Oral Presentation], , Turku , 15-JUN-04 - 15-JUN-04
Philip O'Reilly (2004) Measuring CRM performance: An Exploratory Case. [Oral Presentation], , Turku , 15-JUN-04 - 15-JUN-04. [Details]
2003 Achieving Business Benefits Through Use Of DSDM: A Case Study in Allied Irish Bank. [Oral Presentation], , Galway , 24-JUN-03 - 24-JUN-03
Philip O'Reilly (2003) Achieving Business Benefits Through Use Of DSDM: A Case Study in Allied Irish Bank. [Oral Presentation], , Galway , 24-JUN-03 - 24-JUN-03. [Details]
2003 Assessing The Performance Of An Electronic Marketplace: A Conceptual Model And Case Study. [Oral Presentation], , Naples , 19-JUN-03 - 19-JUN-03
Philip O'Reilly (2003) Assessing The Performance Of An Electronic Marketplace: A Conceptual Model And Case Study. [Oral Presentation], , Naples , 19-JUN-03 - 19-JUN-03. [Details]
2002 [Conference Organising Committee Member]
Philip O'Reilly (2002) [Conference Organising Committee Member]. [Details]
2002 A Model for Assessing Performance in Electronic Marketplaces. [Oral Presentation], , Gdansk , 07-JUN-02 - 07-JUN-02
Philip O'Reilly (2002) A Model for Assessing Performance in Electronic Marketplaces. [Oral Presentation], , Gdansk , 07-JUN-02 - 07-JUN-02. [Details]
2001 Research Conference. [Oral Presentation]
Philip O'Reilly (2001) Research Conference. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
2001 Research Conference Presentation. [Oral Presentation]
Philip O'Reilly (2001) Research Conference Presentation. [Oral Presentation]. [Details]
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