WATABE Kazuo

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Name
WATABE Kazuo
Affiliation
Tokyo City University
Section
Faculty of Knowledge Engineering Department of Industrial and Management Systems Engineerring
Degree
Ph.D.(Engineering)(Waseda University)
Other affiliation
Tokyo City University

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1981
 - 
1992
Nippon Electric Co.(NEC) Central Research Laboratory
 
1992
 - 
2007
Dept. Administration and Informatics, University of Shizuoka
 
2007
 - 
2013
Faculty of Environmental and Information Studies, Tokyo City University
 
2013
   
 
- Faculty of Knowledge Engineering, Tokyo City University
 

Education

 
Apr 1990
 - 
Mar 1994
Tsukuba University
 
 
 - 
1994
Management Strategy, Graduate School, Division of Business Administration and Economic Policy, University of Tsukuba
 
Apr 1979
 - 
Mar 1981
Applied Physics, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University
 
Apr 1975
 - 
Mar 1979
Applied Physics, Information Engineering, Graduate School, Division of Science and Engineering, Waseda University
 

Committee Memberships

 
2010
 - 
2013
JASMIN (The Japan Society for Management Information)  Director of Editing
 
1995
 - 
2007
Journal of Organizational Computing and Electronic Commerce  Editorial Board
 
2011
 - 
2013
JASMIN (The Japan Society for Management Information)  Chairman of the Editorial Committee
 

Published Papers

 
WATABE Kazuo, UMEHARA Eiichi, IWASAKI Kunihiko
Journal of Printing Science and Technology   56(3) 146-152   Jun 2019
<p>In Japan, the print publication market has declined over the past 14 years. However, the market for electronic publications (e-publications) has recently expanded. The objective of this study is to offer suggestions for accelerating both print ...
WATABE Kazuo
J. Jpn . Ind. Manage. Assoc.   69(2) 61-76   Jul 2018
<p>The objectives of this research are to compare and analyze the consciousness and behaviors of two consumer types: Online-to-Offline (O2O)-type consumers who research goods and services online but make purchases offline (i.e., at physical stores...
渡部 和雄, 梅原 英一, 岩崎 邦彦
情報処理学会論文誌   57(8) 1887-1897   Aug 2016
インターネットの普及やスマートフォン利用者の増加にともない,ネットと実店舗の連携を強めることにより実店舗での販売促進を図るO2O(Online to Offline)の取り組みが注目されている.本研究はネットショップとの競争にさらされている実店舗に着目し,消費者の購買行動の違いを比較分析して,ネットから実店舗へと顧客を誘導するための示唆を得ることを目的にしている.そのため,ネットの商品・サービス情報を検索・閲覧したり,割引クーポンやポイントを得たりして,実店舗で頻繁に買い物するN2R(Ne...
橋口 凌, 渡部 和雄
経営情報学会誌   24(4) 293-299   Mar 2016
WATABE Kazuo
J. Jpn . Ind. Manage. Assoc.   66(1) 1-11   2015
Electronic books, or e-books, offer several benefits over traditional books: e-book devices are easily portable, easily accessible, and are able to store thousands of books without taking up physical space. Despite these merits, in 2013, e-books h...
WATABE Kazuo
J. Printing Sci. Technol.   52(1) 61-68   2015
While the sales volume of electronic books (e-books) in Japan is expanding, it accounted for less than one-tenth of that of print books in 2013. In this study, our objective is to validate four hypotheses about e-book usage in order to develop str...
Kazuo Watabe
IPSJ Journal   55(11) 2487-2497   Nov 2014
An electronic book or e-book has many advantages such as almost unlimited storage, high portability, and easy accessibility. Though the e-book market is expanding, the diffusion rate is still low. Our research objective is to offer strategies to e...
渡部 和雄, 岩崎 邦彦, 梅原 英一
経営情報学会誌   23(2) 105-119   Sep 2014
渡部 和雄, 岩崎 邦彦
情報処理学会論文誌   Vol.54(No.5) 1-12   May 2013
日本国内において電子マネーは日常生活に浸透してきている.しかし,国内でも地域により普及率は大きく異なる.そこで本研究は,電子マネーの普及要因を明らかにし,普及促進策を示すことを目的とする.従来,電子マネーが利用されている複数の地域における消費者調査およびそれに基づく普及要因の分析はほとんど行われていない.そこで本研究では普及要因を抽出しやすくするため,ほぼ同種類の電子マネーが利用されているが普及率が異なる関東地方の7地域を選定した.そして,消費者に電子マネーに対する意識や要望,利用しない理...
渡部 和雄, 岩崎 邦彦
Journal of the Japan Society for Management Information   17(4) 13-36   Mar 2009
渡部 和雄, 湯瀬 裕昭, 渡邉 貴之
Transactions of Japanese Society for Information and Systems in Education   Vol.25(No.1) 44-53   2008
YUZE Hiroaki, WATABE Kazuo, WATANABE Takayuki, IGUCHI Masahiko
Review of administration and informatics   第17巻(1号) 1-10   Nov 2004
The authors have developed a distance education system for interactive education which can transmit 4 video streams between distant lecture rooms. In this paper, we describe the concept and the outline of this distance education system. Also, on t...
WATABE Kazuo, YUZE Hiroaki, WATANABE Takayuki, IGUCHI Masahiko, FUJITA Koichi
Review of administration and informatics   第17巻(1号) 47-56   Nov 2004
The authors have developed a distance education system for interactive education which can transmit 4 video streams between distant lecture rooms. In this paper, we describe the results of our experiments using the system for adult education. We p...
IKARI Tomoko, IWASAKI Kunihiko, OHIRA Sumihiko, KATSUYA Mitsuaki, KOIDE Yoshio, GOTO Ayako, KOBAYASHI Midori, SUZUKI Naoyoshi, SUZUKI Ryuta, TAKANO Kayoko, FUKUDA Hiroshi, HORIUCHI Yoshihide, MUTO Nobuaki, MORI Yuji, YUZE Hiroaki, WATANABE Takayuki, WATABE Kazuo
Review of administration and informatics   第14巻(第2号) 69-82   Mar 2002
School of Administration and Informatics (hereafter, AI) at the University of Shizuoka holds a monthly faculty research session. In the academic year of 2001-02, it was decided that the research session would adopt the systems conversation (i.e. b...
Strategies of E-Intermediaries in Electronic Commerce
Kazuo Watabe
1 1192-1196   2002
WATABE Kazuo
Review of administration and informatics   14(1) 79-85   Dec 2001
With the development of communication technology and the spread of the Internet, e-business becomes prospering. Intermediaries have often been said to be extinguishing, and it is another time to reexamine the roles of the intermediaries while e-bu...
WATABE Kazuo
Review of administration and informatics   第12巻(第2号) 91-95   Apr 2000
For understanding and analyzing the chaotic state of the electronic commerce (EC) well, a 7-layer model of structuring the electronic commerce is proposed. Each layer of the model utilizes the service provided by the lower layer, adds value, and p...
WATABE Kazuo, YUZE Hiroaki, SUZUKI Naoyoshi
Review of administration and informatics   第12巻(第1号) 39-47   Dec 1999
The authors believe synchronous collaborative distance learning (SCDL) is useful for lifetime learning. In this paper, the authors compared the differences of efficiency and learners' subjective evaluation in learning five different learning mater...
WATABE Kazuo
Review of administration and informatics   第9巻(第2号) 63-71   Mar 1997
This paper describes the present conditions, advantages and issues to be solved of utilizing Internet for education. Education using Internet is classified into four groups:(1) traditional class (group) education, (2) exchange of classes, (3) indi...
Experiments of Utilizing Internet Tools for Real-time Collaborative Distance Education
Kazuo Watabe
1    1997
YUZE Hiroaki, SUZUKI Naoyoshi, WATABE Kazuo
Review of administration and informatics   第8巻(第1号) 149-162   Dec 1995
In this paper, the authors discuss how the Internet should be introduced to the computer classes for college freshmen, who have had little experience using computers. The authors have come to realized that it is useful for students to acquire basi...
WATABE Kazuo, HAMALAINEN Matti, WHINSTON Andrew B.
教育システム情報学会誌 = Transactions of Japanese Society for Information and Systems in Education   12(1) 76-85   Apr 1995
WATABE Kazuo
Review of administration and informatics   第7巻(第2号) 13-29   Mar 1995
In the year 2000, 18-year-old population is estimated to become about 75% of that in 1992. So, the number of applicants for colleges and universities is estimated to decrease 20% or more. Japanese colleges and universities are in tough environment...
Kazuo Watabe, M. Hamalainen, A.B. Whinston
Computers and Education   Vol.24(No.3) 141-155   1995
A Collaborative Distance Learning System Using Internet
Kazuo Watabe, M. Hamalainen, A.B. Whinston
1 807-812   1995
WATABE Kazuo, ClydeWHolsapple, AndrewBWhinston
IPSJ Journal   Vol.33(No.6) 836-845   Jun 1992
近年の日本のめざましい経済発展に伴い日本の組織におけるグノレープ意思決定方式が諸外国から注目されている.日本の組織では根回し・稟議による集団のコンセンサスにもとづく意思決定が一般的に行われているが 正式な決定がなされるまでに非常に時間がかかっている根回し・稟議による意思決定はその非定型的 非構造的な性格から情報処理システムによる支援が困難な分野と考えられてきたが 本論文では根回し・稟議を通してのコンセンサスにもとづくグループ意思決定において 立案者の代替案選択と反対者の説得を支援することを...
Kazuo Watabe, C.W. Holsapple, A.B. Whinston
Decision Support Systems -The International Journal   Vol.8(No.2) 85-98   1992
Solving Complex Problems via Software Integration
Kazuo Watabe, C.W. Holsapple, A.B. Whinston
Journal of Computer Information Systems   Vol.31(No.3) 2-8   1991
Kazuo Watabe, et. al.
IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications   Vol.9(No.4) 531-539   1991
Distributed Desktop Conferencing System: MERMAID
Kazuo Watabe, et. al.
1    1991
WATABE KAZUO, SAKATA SHIRO, MAENO KAZUTOSHI, FUKUOKA HIDEYUKI, OHMORI TOYOKO
IPSJ Journal   32(9) 1200-1209   Sep 1990
経済や文化のボーターレス化が進み 組織のグローパリゼーションの進行に従い 遠隔地間での密なコミュニケーションの手段が求められている本論文ではこのような傾向に対応するために グループウェアの基盤として研究開発しているマルチメディア分散在席会議システム MERMAID について述べる本システムは 情報処理技術と通信技術を統合することによりグループの協同作業を総合的に支援するための基盤であるグループ通信アーキテクチャ(GCA)に基づいている本システムの主な特徴は ?ワークステーションを使って広域...
Coordinator Support in a Nemawashi Decision Process
Kazuo Watabe, C.W. Holsapple, A.B. Whinston
1    1989
Knowledge Representation and Utilization in Automatic Office Form Generation
Kazuo Watabe, Kunitoshi Tsuruoka
1    1987
PALET: A Flexible Office Form Management System
Kunitoshi Tsuruoka, Kazuo Watabe, Yoshiyuki Nishihara
Journal of Information Processing   Vol.8(No.4) 280-287   1985

Misc

 
Identifying Consumers&rsquo; Usage Factors of Electronic Money and Suggestions by Modeling Consumers' Usage Frequency and Usage Intentions
Kazuo WATABE, Kunihiko IWASAKI , Eiichi UMEHARA
Journal of the Japan Society for Management Information   Vol.22(No.3) 印刷中   2014
Factors Behind and Tactics to Increase the Regional Penetration of Electronic Money
Kazuo WATABE, Kunihiko IWASAKI
Journal of the Japan Society for Management Information   19(4) 341-359   2011
User Consciousness and Issues Concerning Penetration of Mobile-type Electronic Money
Kazuo Watabe
Journal of the Center for Information Studies   Vol.13(No.1)    2012
Constructing a Simulation Model about Electronic Money
Eiichi Umehara, Kazuo Watabe
Journal of Information Studies   Vol.14(No.1) 84-92   2013

Books etc

 
Office Knowledge:Representation, Management, and Utilization
North-Holland   1998   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Hashiguchi Ryo, Watabe Kazuo
Abstracts of Annual Conference of Japan Society for Management Information   2016   
This study compares frequent SNS users with infrequent users to examine the purchase behavior and purchase awareness of frequent SNS users. We inspect the data using statistical analysis and find that it is easier for frequent SNS users to buy pro...
Yokoyama Masaomi, Wtabe Kazuo
Abstracts of Annual Conference of Japan Society for Management Information   2016   
The purpose of this reseach is the media to be used in gathering information about a shopping were classified into two types of realistic media and Internet Media. Then, we classified consumers from the use frequency of the two media into four. By...
Hashiguchi Ryo, Watabe Kazuo
Abstracts of Annual Conference of Japan Society for Management Information   2015   
This research raises the following hypothesis from other studies for the purpose of making the purchase behavior of LINE users clear. Hypothesis 1[LINE users register LINE official accounts for the purpose of getting free stamps].We inspected hypo...
Yokoyama Masaomi, Watabe Kazuo
Abstracts of Annual Conference of Japan Society for Management Information   2015   
From preceding researches, the authors think that Online to Offline (O2O) tactics using SNS is effective to induce customers to restaurants from the Internet. Therefore, we proposed some hypotheses about the relations of SNS and O2O, carried out a...
Watabe Kazuo, Iwasaki Kunihiko, Umehara Eiichi
情報科学技術フォーラム講演論文集   20 Aug 2013   

Works

 
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI)
2013

Research Grants & Projects

 
Japan Society for the Promotion Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2020    Investigator(s): WATABE Kazuo
Japan Society for the Promotion Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2016    Investigator(s): WATABE Kazuo
Japan Society for the Promotion Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2009 - Mar 2013    Investigator(s): WATABE Kazuo
Japan Society for the Promotion Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2005 - Mar 2008    Investigator(s): WATABE Kazuo
Japan Society for the Promotion Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2002 - Mar 2005    Investigator(s): WATABE Kazuo