Essays about: "impact of Information Technology on individual"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 38 essays containing the words impact of Information Technology on individual.

  1. 1. Application of an energy sensitivity analysis when refurbishing buildings in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Gabriela Miti Tsuge Costa; Denise Hermansson; [2019]
    Keywords : Sensitivity analysis; Energy performance; Million program project; Refurbishment; IDA ICE; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The European commission have set targets regarding the reduction of emission of greenhouse gases, the improvement of the energy efficiency and the use of renewable resources of energy respectively by 20 % by the year of 2020. Swedish targets are even more ambitious compared to the European Commission that aims to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions by 40 %, improve the energy efficiency by 20 % and make 50 % of the energy be produced from renewable resources. READ MORE

  2. 2. Machine Learning for Market Prediction : Soft Margin Classifiers for Predicting the Sign of Return on Financial Assets

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Produktionsekonomi; Linköpings universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : George Abo Al Ahad; Abbas Salami; [2018]
    Keywords : Machine Learning; Finance; Financial Time Series; Support Vector Machines; Relevance Vector Machines; Multiple Kernel Learning; Simulated Annealing; SVM; RVM; MKL; SA; FSVM; TSVM; FTSVM;

    Abstract : Forecasting procedures have found applications in a wide variety of areas within finance and have further shown to be one of the most challenging areas of finance. Having an immense variety of economic data, stakeholders aim to understand the current and future state of the market. READ MORE

  3. 3. Impact of individual virtual competence on work outcomes in virtual IT projects

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Dariia Gaioshko; Irina Armasheva; [2018]
    Keywords : Virtual Teams; Management; Project Management; Success Factors; IT; Virtual Competence; Global Virtual Teams;

    Abstract : As the world becomes more globalized and information technology develops more rapidly, companies are increasingly exploring the benefits of using virtual teams to work on projects that allow them to achieve their objectives. This phenomenon though keeps raising questions regarding the best practices in selection and management of employees whose work would be mostly conducted in virtual settings instead of traditional co-located teams. READ MORE

  4. 4. Excelling at new products : A Business Case development and Portfolio Management study

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Emma Andreasson; [2018]
    Keywords : New Product development NPD ; Business Case Development; Product Portfolio; Ideation; Innovation development; Stage-Gate system; Strategic alignment; Business Management System BMS ; Positioning Maps; Scorecard System; Project decision making;

    Abstract : The thesis work aimed at developing a framework for portfolio management and business case development that can be used as decision support for a company for new product development. The assignment was to study relevant literature resulting in an aggregated view on this topic and the parameters that impact successful product development. READ MORE

  5. 5. Smarter technologies towards Greener Homes : A Human-Centred Approach

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Mohamed Bennani; [2018]
    Keywords : Smart Technology; Smart Homes; Energy industry in the UK; smart meters; Green Technology; Green Homes; Independent living; Human-Centred approach; Participatory Design;

    Abstract : Advances in technology continuously reshape habits, behaviours and interactions at individual, organisational and societal levels. Information and Communication technology (ICT) is pervasive, and is the bearer of crucial information, analysis and responses to the recipient. READ MORE