The IEEE Technical Committee on Business Informatics and Systems (TCBIS, formerly TC on Electronic Commerce) acts
as an international forum to promote E-Commerce research and education, and
participate in setting up technical standards in this area. Issues related to
the design, analysis and implementation of E-Commerce systems and solutions are
of interest. These include design and analysis of distributed architectures and
enabling technologies (e.g. Autonomic computing, Grid, Web Services, etc.) and
application development on E-Commerce system.
The Technical Committee on Business Informatics and Systems (TCBIS) sponsors professional
meetings, publishes newsletters and other documents, sets guidelines for
educational programs, and it helps co-ordinate academic, funding agency, and
industry activities in the above areas.
The TCBIS organizes annual conferences. In addition, TCBIS plans to publish a
newsletter to help IEEE/Computer Society members keep abreast of the events
occurring within this field.