Frans Feldberg

Frans Feldberg

Full Professor
Frans Feldberg is professor Data Driven Business Innovation at the Knowledge, Information and Networks research group, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, VU University Amsterdam. He holds a Ph.D. in online decision behavior. His research is on the interface of business administration, cognitive psychology and information sciences. He is specialized in decision making behavior and collaboration in computer mediated environments. His research projects focus on online decision making, decision support systems, computer mediated communication, and collaboration in virtual environments. He was the initiator and project manager of a multidisciplinary research team that was responsible for the VU University Second Life research initiative. Feldberg has a wide experience as business consultant for national and international companies.

Publications

Doctoral Theses

Journal Articles

Conference Contributions / Article in Proceedings

  • Chompis, E., Horn, H., Bons, R.W.H. & Feldberg, J.F.M. (2012). Social Media in B2B Financial Services: A Matter of Trust and Responsiveness? In Conference Proceedings 25th Bled eConference. Bled, Slovenia: AIS.
  • Land, S.F. van der, Huysman, M.H., Schouten, A.P., Hooff, B.J. van den & Feldberg, J.F.M. (2012). Does avatar appearance matter? How avatar representations impact on virtual team performance. In Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management. Boston, MA: AMA.
  • Schouten, A.P., Hooff, B.J. van den & Feldberg, J.F.M. (2010). Real decisions in virtual worlds: Team collaboration and decision making in virtual worlds. In ICIS 2010 (pp. paper 18). Yamagata, Japan: IEEE/ACIS.
  • Feldberg, J.F.M., Eliëns, A.P.W., Konijn, E.A. & Huysman, M.H. (2008). VU at Second Life 1: a report on experiences with the development of a (virtual) community of learners. In Proceedings of IFIP WG 9.5 International Working Conference on Virtuality and Society: Massive Virtual Communities. Leuphana University Lueneburg Germany.
  • Feldberg, J.F.M., Eliëns, A.P.W., Konijn, E.A. & Huysman, M.H. (2008). VU@Second Life: a report on experiences with the development of a (virtual) community of learners. In Conference proceedings of the International Federation for Information Processing WG 9.5 International Working Conference on Virtuality and Society: Massive Virtual Communities.
  • Eliëns, A.P.W., Feldberg, J.F.M., Konijn, E.A. & Compter, E. (2007). Mashups in second life at VU. In M. Roccetti (Ed.), Proceedings Game-on 2007 (pp. 130-134). Bologna.
  • Eliëns, A.P.W., Feldberg, J.F.M., Konijn, E.A. & Compter, E. (2007). VU at Second Life: Creating a (virtual) community of learners. In L. Rothkrantz & Ch. van der Mast (Eds.), Proceedings Euromedia 2007 (pp. 45-52). Eurosis-Eti Publication.
  • Feldberg, J.F.M. & Heijden, J.G.M. van der (2003). Interorganisational Information Sharing and the Use of Decision Aids in Category Management. In R.T. Wigand, Y.H. Tan, J. Gricar, A. Pucihar & T. Lunar (Eds.), Proceedings of the Sixteenth Bled Electronic Commerce Conference.

Book Chapters

  • Wirth, J.H., Feldberg, J.F.M., Schouten, A.P., Hooff, B.J. van den & Williams, K.D. (2011). Using Virtual Game Environments to Study Group Behavior. In A. Hollingshead & M. Scott Poole (Eds.), Research Methods for Studying Groups and Teams (Routledge Communication Series) (pp. Ch. 10). New York: Routledge.
  • Feldberg, J.F.M., Eliëns, A.P.W., Land, S.F. van der, Huysman, M.H. & Konijn, E.A. (2009). VU @ Second Life: A report on experiences with the development of a (virtual) community of learners. In N. Panteli (Ed.), Virtual social networks: Mediated, massive and multiplayer sites. London: Palgrave MacMillan.

Reports / Working Paper

Lectures

  • Pachidi, S., Feldberg, J.F.M., Huysman, M.H. & Weerd, I. van de (2013, March 22). Business analytics and organizational learning. Amsterdam, The Netherlands, PREBEM 2013, The Conference for PhD Candidates in Business Economics and Management.
  • Pachidi, S., Feldberg, J.F.M., Huysman, M.H. & Weerd, G.C. van de (2012, December 15). An Organizational Learning Perspective on Business Analytics. Orlando, FL, Business Intelligence Congress 3, International Conference on Information Systems 2012.
  • Kate, S. ten, Haverkamp, S, Mahmood, F. & Feldberg, J.F.M. (2010, June 20). Social networks influences on technology acceptance: A matter of tie strength, centrality and density. Bled, Slovenia, Paper presented at the 23rd Bled eConference.
  • Land, S.F. van der, Schouten, A.P., Feldberg, J.F.M. & Hooff, B.J. van den (2010, June 1). Why keeping up avatar appearances and metaverse design matters: A model of effective team collaboration in 3D virtual environments. Singapore, The 2010 ICA Conference.
  • Schouten, A.P., Hooff, B.J. van den & Feldberg, J.F.M. (2010, December 1). Real decisions in virtual worlds: Team collaboration and decision making in 3D virtual worlds. St. Louis, USA, Paper presented at Thirty First International Conference on Information Systems.
  • Verhagen, T., Feldberg, J.F.M., Hooff, B.J. van den & Meents, S. (2009, June 10). Understanding virtual world usage: A multipurpose model and empirical testing. Verona, Italy, 17th European Conference on Information Systems.
  • Feldberg, J.F.M., Eliëns, A.P.W., Konijn, E.A. & Huysman, M.H. (2008, July 1). VU @ Second Life: A report on experiences with the development of a (virual) community of learners. Leuphana University Lueneburg, Germany, IFIP WG 9.5 International Working Conference on Virtuality and Society: Massive Virual Communities (WG Virtuality and Society in TC9).