Verwaltungsinformatik I



This course takes place 30th June - 7th July 2009 in the context of the Koblenz Summer Academy 2009
Language English


Prof. Dr. Maria Wimmer

Target group

Students in the following curricula:
  • Master in Information Systems
  • Master in Information Management
  • Diploma in Computer Science with special application theme

Note: Students who need to complete the exercise to this lecture, will be served with a respective seminar on e-participation in the winter semester 2009/10.

How to earn the credits

Contributions to discussions during the summer academy (30 %) and elaboration of assignments in specific topics of the lecture (70 % - to be delivered by 15th September 2009)
ECTS 3 (6 with exercises)


Registration will be coordinated within the organizational scope of the Summer Academy 2009. UniKo students can register via MeToo.


Aims of lecture

This lecture offers an introduction to applications of ICT in the public sector.  The course introduces to the general understanding of e-government as a research discipline and respective fields of ICT applications. Furthermore, specific concepts and solutions of e-government and e-participation will be introduced, thereby  taking into account requirements typical to the public sector.

Overview of content and slides



Format template for assignment available here.

Slides on assignments.


  • Maria A. Wimmer, H. Jochen Scholl, Enrico Ferro (Eds.). Electronic Government. 7th International Conference, EGOV 2008. LNCS # 5184, Springer Verlag: Heidelberg et al, 2008
  • Enrico Ferro, H. Jochen Scholl, Maria A. Wimmer (Eds.). Electronic Government: Proceedings of ongoing research and projects of EGOV 08. 7th International Conference, EGOV 2008. Schriftenreihe Informatik # 27, Trauner Druck: Linz, 2008
  • Cristiano Codagnone and Maria A. Wimmer. Roadmapping eGovernment Research: Visions and Measures towards Innovative Governments in 2020. MY Print snc di Guerinoni Marco & C, Clusone, 2007
  • Grönlund, A., Scholl, H.J., Wimmer, M.A. (eds). Electronic Government. Proceedings of ongoing research, projects and workshop contributions. Schriftenreihe Informatik #24, Trauner Verlag: Linz, September 2007
  • Wimmer, M.A., Scholl, H.J., Grönlund, A. (eds). Electronic Government. Proceedings of EGOV 07. LNCS # 4656, Springer Verlag: Berlin et al, September 2007
  • Achim Zechner (Ed.). E-Government Guide Germany. Strategies, Solutions and Efficiency. Stuttgart, Fraunhofer IRB Verlag, 2007
  • Grönlund, Ake, Scholl, Hans Jochen, Andersen, Kim V., Wimmer, Maria. (Eds.) Electronic Government - Communication Proceedings of the fifth International EGOV Conference 2006, Schriftenreihe Informatik # 18, Trauner Veralg, Linz September 2006
  • Wimmer, Maria, Scholl, Hans Jochen, Grönlund, Ake, Andersen , Kim V. (Eds.) Electronic Government - 5th International Conference, EGOV 2006, Proceedings, LNCS # 4084, Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg et al., September 2006.
  • Kim V. Andersen, Ake Grönlund, Roland Traunmüller, Maria A. Wimmer (Eds.). Electronic Government. Workshop and Poster Proceedings of the Fourth International EGOV Conference, Schriftenreihe Informatik # 15, Trauner Verlag, Linz, September 2005
  • Michael Böhlen, Johann Gamper, Wolfgang Polasek, Maria Wimmer (eds). Electronic Democracy: The Challenge Ahead, Proceedings of TED Conference on E-Government (TCGOV-2005), LNAI # 3416, Springer Verlag, Heidelberg et al, March 2005
  • Michael Böhlen, Johann Gamper, Wolfgang Polasek, Maria Wimmer (eds). TED Conference on e-Government (TCGOV-2005) - Electronic Democracy: The Challenge Ahead, Poster Proceedings, Schriftenreihe Informatik # 13, Trauner Verlag, Linz, March 2005
  • Maria A. Wimmer, Roland Traunmüller, Ake Grönlund, Kim V. Andersen (eds). Electronic Government. Proceedings of the 4th International Conference EGOV 2005, LNCS # 3591, Springer Verlag, Heidelberg et al, September 2005
  • Maria Wimmer (Ed.). Knowledge Management in Electronic Government. 5th IFIP International Working Conference Proceedings, Springer LNAI # 3035, Heidelberg et al, May 2004
  • Efthimios Tambouris, Maria Wimmer. Online one-stop government: a single point of access to public services. In  W. Huang, K. Siau, K.K. Wei (Eds.), Electronic Government Strategies and Implementation, Idea Group Publishing, Hershey et al, 2004, pp. 115 - 144
  • Maria Wimmer (Ed.). Knowledge Management in Electronic Government. 4th IFIP International Working Conference Proceedings, Springer LNAI # 2645, Heidelberg et al, May 2003
  • Maria Wimmer. Approaching secure and trustful e-government applications: technology won't make it alone! In P. Cunningham, M. Cunningham, P. Fatelnig (Eds.), Building the Knowledge Economy: Issues, Applications, Case Studies. Part 1, IOS Press, Amsterdam et al, 2003, pp. 626 - 632
  • Maria A. Wimmer. A European Perspective Towards Online One-stop Government: The eGOV Project. Electronic Commerce Research and Applications, Vol. 1 , No. 1, 2002, pp. 92 - 103
  • Maria A. Wimmer. Integrated service modeling for online one-stop Government. EM - Electronic Markets, special issue on e-Government, Vol. 12, No. 3, 2002, pp. 1-8
  • Ake Grönlund (ed.). Electronic Government - Design, Applications and Management. IGP Idea Group Publishing, Hershey, PA, 2002

Journals and e-government glossary

List of journals can be found at the EGOV community page.

E-Government glossary