Program 2021

Presentation Format

Paper authors presented their paper virtually with slides shown via the shared screen, followed by a 5-minute discussion. Three presentations were grouped into sessions.

The event was also live-streamed at our Society 5.0 - Official Youtube Channel.


22nd June


Patrick Renz, Aurona Gerber, Knut Hinkelmann


Introduction: Marc Aeschbacher

Business Strategies Helping Avoid Climate Collapse
Prof. Dr. Ernst Ulrich von Weizsäcker - Link to Slides

Session 1a

Chair: Arie Verkuil

Modelling Transformation of Corporate Communications in the Digital Age
Susan Goeldi, Corin Kraft and Jacqueline Vitacco

The Smart City: Analysis of Application Areas and their Potential in an International Context
Lea Wipraechtiger and Marc K. Peter

Prospective Synergy Between Bangladeshi SMEs and Smart City: Through the Lens of Society 5.0
Nusrat Hafiz, Ahmad Shaharudin Abdul Latiff and Sazali Abd Wahab

Session 1b

Chair: Knut Hinkelmann

Determinants of the Adoption of Virtual Team Collaboration as a Mode of Knowledge Transfer within Innovation Driven Organisations
Marius Anno van der Meulen and Hanlie Smuts

Effects of Home Office on employees’ working conditions during Covid 19 crisis in Switzerland
Volker Schulte, Christoph Steinebach and Arie Verkuil

Challenges of implementing zero waste strategies in the gastronomy industry
Claus-Heinrich Daub, Carole Gerhard and Monisser Altermatt

Session 2a

Chair: Marc Aeschbacher

Entrepreneurial survivability during pandemic among micro-entrepreneurs
Nik Nur Aishah Nik Abdul Aziz and Dzulkifli Mukhtar

Sustainability orientation in Business Models of Swiss Start-ups
Uta Milow

Representing MSME Creditworthiness in Society 5.0
Mohd Norullah Ab Razak and Ahmad Shaharudin Abdul Latif

Session 2b

Chair: Ahmad Shaharudin Abdul Latiff

The Adoption of Generalized Audit Software (GAS) and Digital Analytics by Shariah Auditors in Islamic Banks
Mohd Rushdan Yasoa, Siti Fariha Muhamad, Mohd Nor Hakimin Yusoff, Tahirah Abdullah, Siti Nadzirah Mohd Said, Siti Afiqah Zainuddin and Noorul Azwin Md Nasir

Using Natural Language Processing to Detect Fake News
Tshegofatso Tate, Marie Hattingh and Vukosi Marivate

Awareness on Financial Cybercrimes among Youth: Experience, Exposure and Effect
Farah Hanan Muhamad, Mohd Zulkifli Muhammad, Siti Fariha Muhamad and Nur Syafiqah A. Samad

23rd June


Introduction: Sara Aguilar-Barrientos

Big data analysis and the raise of human centered retailing
Sebastián Duque

Session 3a

Chair: Arie Verkuil

Examining Future-Ready Financial Management Course Experience for Non-Accounting Students: An Education in Society 5.0 via creative and innovative teaching using Augmented Reality and IoT Approach
Siti Afiqah Zainuddin, Noorul Azwin Md Nasir, Tahirah Abdullah, Mohd Nor Hakimin Yusoff, Siti Fariha Muhamad, Muhd Rushdan Yasoa and Nadzirah Mohd Said

Adopting AI in the Banking Sector – The wealth Management Perspective
Xinhua Wittmann and Flutra Lutfiju

Does Board Composition Taking Account of Sustainability Expertise Influence ESG Ratings? An Exploratory Study of European Banks
Silke Waterstraat, Clemens Kustner and Maximilian Koch

Session 3b

Chair: Stephan Jüngling

An Indoor Farming Framework for decision support towards food security in Society 5.0
Amore van Zyl and Hanlie Smuts

COVID-19 Contact Tracing Apps
Dennis Senn and Christina Loosli

A Knowledge Base about Non-Pharmaceutical Interventions to Support Hospitals in Responding to Pandemic Situations
Franck Polin and Emanuele Laurenzi

Session 4a
Chair: Wan Fadzilah

Islamic Economic Assumptions in the Context of Islamic Tasawur: A Preliminary Discussion
Nur Fairus Abd Hamid, Mohd Zulkifli Muhammad, Dzulkifli Mukhtar and Mohd Fahmi Ghazali

Internet Banking of Islamic Banks: Issues of Security and Privacy
Mohd Zulkifli Muhammad, Farah Hanan Muhamad, Caturida Meiwanto Doktoralina, Dzulkifli Mukhtar, Mohd Fahmi Ghazali and Muhammad Khalilur Rahman

The Development of Maqasid Shari’ah-based Performance Measurement of Islamic Banks: A Review
Siti Fariha Muhamad, Mohd Rushdan Yasoa, Nadzirah Mohd Said, Siti Afiqah Zainuddin, Tahirah Abdullah, Noorul Azwin Md Nasir and Mohd Nor Hakimin Yusoff

Session 4b

Chair: Flavio Corradini

Union 5G From E-Pandemic Management to the EU’s Digital Overhaul
Erich Ortner, Simon Huff and Volker Stiehl

Building a Taxonomony of Industry 4.0 Needs and Enabling Technologies
Daniele Mazzei, Riccardo Amadio and Anastasiya Isgandarova

Towards a Context-Oriented Process Modelling in a Circular Economy
Stephan Jüngling, Gordana Kierans, Zhuoqi Ding and Michael Bösch

24th June


Introduction: Roselina Binti Ahmad Saufi

Embracing a New Diversity and the challenges for global society
Prof Datuk Dr Shamsul Amri Baharuddin Link to the slides

Session 5a

Chair: Gordana Kierans

Role of Innovation Competitive Advantage on Strategic Orientation Dimensions and Sustainable Growth of SMEs.
Danjuma Nimfa, Ariful Islam, Ahmad Shaharudin Abdul Latiff and Sazali Abdul Wahab

Design parameters of multidimensional reward systems based on preference analysis of Students of Business Information Systems (Bachelor and Master) at the University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland
Fabian Heimsch and Erhard Lüthi

Moving Towards Society 5.0: A Bibliometric and Visualization Analysis
Noor Hidayah Shahidan, Ahmad Shaharudin Abdul Latiff and Sazali Abdul Wahab

Session 5b
Chair: Knut Hinkelmann

Implementing Robotic Process Automation for Auditing and Fraud Control: A Systematic Literature Review
Luke Griffiths and Henk Pretorius

Blockchain and IoT integration for Society 5.0
Diletta Cacciagrano, Flavio Corradini and Leonardo Mostarda

Collaborative Model-Based Process Assessment for trustworthy AI in Robotic Platforms
Robert Woitsch, Wilfrid Utz, Anna Sumereder, Bernhard Dieber, Benjamin Breiling, Laura Crompton, Karin Bruckmüller and Stefan Schumann

Session 6a
Chair: Patrick Renz

Synchronous hybrid classroom in continuing education – tackling challenges of exchange and networking
Anne Jansen and Timna Rother

Apprenticeship-based entrepreneurship education: Review of Malaysia Approach
Muhammad Fahimi Sofian and Dzulkifli Mukhtar

Sustainable Business Model Innovation for Society 5.0: Towards a Collaborative, Inter-and Transdisciplinary Approach with Students and Organizations
Ananda Wyss, Rolf Meyer and Michael von Kutzschenbach

Session 6b

Chair: Carolina Ardila Lopez

From Managing Diversity to Managing Opportunities
Feriha Özdemir

Flexible Workforce Management. An exploratory Study
Christoph Vogel, Christina Schaltegger and Martina Zölch

The Interest on Mobile Commerce Adoption Among East Cost Malaysia’s Entrepreneurs
Nur Syafiqah A. Samad, Siti Fariha Muhamad, Azira Hanani Ab. Rahman, Norzalizah Bahari, Mohd Fathi Abu Yaziz and Hasannuddiin Hassan

Closing session