Best Paper Award at the International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS)

A research paper from the Chair of Professor Dr. Armin Heinzl has won the Best Paper Award in the Healthcare Track at the International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS) 2021.

Additionally, it was awarded the second runner-up for the overall Best Completed Research Paper Award. ICIS is the most prestigious Information Systems conference in the world. The award ceremony was held in Austin, Texas on December 14th. We would like to convey our sincere congratulations to the authors!

The study applies micro-randomized trials with a mobile health app to analyze dynamic feedback loops, mHealth use, and behavior change. It reveals that the impact of goal and social feedback messages in mobile health applications depends on the stage of an individual’s goal pursuit. The paper can be downloaded in the AIS eLibrary: (