• A measure of ‘environmental happiness’: Infrastructuring environmental risk in oil and gas offshore operations 

      Parmiggiani, Elena; Monteiro, Eric (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      We know little about the marine environment, particularly in the inhospitable Arctic region. Whereas national authorities often rely on the construction of a solid knowledge base to allow human activity access to new areas, ...
    • Data Curation as Governance Practice 

      Parmiggiani, Elena; Grisot, Miria (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Data governance is concerned with leveraging the potential value of data in data infrastructures. In IS research, data governance has developed as a management perspective, implying a narrow view of who makes decisions ...
    • Data Infrastructures in the Public Sector: A Critical Research Agenda Rooted in Scandinavian IS Research 

      Parmiggiani, Elena; Grisot, Miria (Chapter, 2019)
      Extant Information Systems research emphasizes the strategic benefits of digitalization and value cocreation for business. Less is known, however, about the dynamics of how value is co-created in the digitalization of the ...
    • Digital Service Outsourcing Through Sociotechnical Transformation 

      Helgesen, Trine-Lise (Master thesis, 2020)
      Industirer I dag blir møtt av et fort marked for digitale tjenester tilbudt av IT selskaper, og gjennom den digitale æra utvalget av tjenester har økt som følger av konstant innovasjon. Men ettersom den integrerte teknologien ...
    • Digitized Coral Reefs 

      Parmiggiani, Elena; Monteiro, Eric (Chapter, 2019)
      Lophelia pertusa is a variety of cold-water coral that has colonized the world’s oceans for the last nine thousand years. The coral’s widest habitat is on the seafloor of the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS), which is ...
    • Drawing Together: Infrastructuring and Politics for Participatory Design - a visual collection of cases, issues, questions, and relevant literature 

      Botero, Andrea; Karasti, Helena; Saad-Sulonen, Joanna; Geirbo, Hanne Cecilie; Karen, Baker; Parmiggiani, Elena; Marttila, Sanna (Research report, 2019)
      This e-zine documents the discussions and group work done at the ‘Infrastructuring in Participatory Design’ workshop, a full-day event that took place at the Participatory Design Conference 2018 in Hasselt and Genk, Belgium. ...
    • Infrastructuring Internet of Things for Public Governance 

      Grisot, Miria; Parmiggiani, Elena; Geirbo, Hanne Cecilie (Chapter, 2018)
      Networks of smart devices referred to as Internet of Things (IoT) have valuable applications across policy areas in the public sector. However, we lack knowledge on how IoT actually takes part in processes of societal ...
    • Inquire the Way We Inquire 

      Di Loreto, Ines; Parmiggiani, Elena (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    • Integration by Infrastructuring: The Case of Subsea Environmental Monitoring in Oil and Gas Offshore Operations 

      Parmiggiani, Elena (Doctoral thesis at NTNU;2015:234, Doctoral thesis, 2015)
      This thesis investigates the development of ICT solutions for performing real-time subsea environmental monitoring during oil and gas offshore operations. The research is based on a three-year case study of an international ...
    • Of Corals and Web Portals: Towards a Digital Representation of Risk for the Cold-Water Corals in the Oil and Gas Sector 

      Parmiggiani, Elena (COOP 2014;, Conference object; Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      Increasing efficiency by improving the locomotion methods is a key issue for underwater robots. Hence, an accurate dynamic model is important for both controller design and efficient locomotion methods. This paper ...
    • Pragmatic Information Management For Environmental Monitoring In Oil And Gas 

      Parmiggiani, Elena; Hepsø, Vidar (Chapter, 2013)
      The oil and gas industry has an installed base that is characterized by local fragmented approaches for data management. Inside this information infrastructure, real-time monitoring of the subsea environment remains an ...
    • Quantifying quality: Towards a Post-Humanist Perspective on Sensemaking 

      Monteiro, Eric; Østerlie, Thomas; Parmiggiani, Elena; Mikalsen, Marius (Chapter, 2018)
      Processes of quantifying the qualitative have deep historical roots that demonstrate their contested nature. The ongoing push for Big Data/data science presupposes the quantification of qualitative phenomena. We analyse ...
    • Shifting Baselines? Recommendations for Green IS 

      Parmiggiani, Elena; Monteiro, Eric (Chapter, 2018)
      In 1995, marine biologist Daniel Pauly warned against shifting baseline syndrome, or the tendency to assess environmental sustainability against biased or inappropriate baseline data. Today, digital systems have a strong ...
    • Sociomaterial capabilities in integrated oil and gas operations - Implications for design 

      Mikalsen, Marius; Parmiggiani, Elena; Hepsø, Vidar (Chapter; Conference object, 2014)
      Organisations must design and innovate capabilities in a symbiotic evolution between social and technical elements. Information Systems (IS) literature has successfully demonstrated the relationship between the material ...
    • Surfacing the arctic: politics of participation in infrastructuring 

      Parmiggiani, Elena; Karasti, Helena (Chapter, 2018)
      The ongoing adoption of sensor networks, algorithms, and digital data comes with the promise of opening up participation in knowledge production. However, the dynamics of the participatory design (PD) processes in these ...
    • Synthetic Knowing: The Politics of the Internet of Things 

      Monteiro, Eric; Parmiggiani, Elena (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      All knowing is material. The challenge for Information Systems research is to specify how knowing is material by drawing on theoretical characterizations of the digital. Synthetic knowing is knowing informed by theorizing ...
    • Synthetic Situations in the Internet of Things 

      Parmiggiani, Elena; Monteiro, Eric; Østerlie, Thomas (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      The proliferation of distributed digital technologies in contemporary enterprise challenges the understanding of situated action. This paper revisits this notion in the era of Big Data and the Internet of Things. Drawing ...
    • The Digital Coral: Infrastructuring Environmental Monitoring 

      Parmiggiani, Elena; Monteiro, Eric; Hepsø, Vidar (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      Technologies for collaboration within the oil and gas industry, which are referred to as Integrated Operations, challenge traditional geographical, disciplinary, and organisational boundaries. Fuelled by the availability ...
    • The Facets of Sociomateriality: A Systematic Mapping of Emerging Concepts and Definitions 

      Parmiggiani, Elena; Mikalsen, Marius (;156, Conference object; Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      Sociomateriality is gaining momentum and is by now characterized as a research stream in the information system field. Although some definitions emerged, there is still uncertainty about how to conceptually and analytically ...
    • The nested materiality of environmental monitoring 

      Parmiggiani, Elena; Monteiro, Eric (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      Present knowledge about the Arctic marine ecosystem is sparse. These areas are vast, remote, and subject to harsh weather conditions. We report from a three-year case study of an ongoing effort for real-time sub-sea ...