By Rubén Tous, Roberto García, Eva Rodríguez, Jaime Delgado (auth.), Kurt Bauknecht, Birgit Pröll, Hannes Werthner (eds.)
We welcome you to the sixth foreign convention on E-Commerce and internet expertise (EC-Web 2005) held in Copenhagen, Denmark. It used to be held together with DEXA 2005. This convention was once prepared for the 1st time in Greenwich, united kingdom, in 2000, and it's been capable of allure progressively more individuals and curiosity, reflecting the growth made within the box. As within the 5 earlier years, EC-Web 2005 served as a discussion board that introduced jointly researchers from academia and practitioners from to debate the present state-of-the-art in e-commerce and internet applied sciences. we're certain that inspirations and new principles emerged from the in depth discussions that came about in the course of the formal periods and social occasions. Keynote addresses, examine shows and discussions throughout the convention helped to additional strengthen the trade of principles between present researchers, builders and practitioners. The convention attracted 139 paper submissions and every paper used to be reviewed through 3 application Committee participants. this system Committee chosen 39 papers for presentation and book (an popularity expense of 28%). And we need to confess that this activity used to be no longer that simple as a result of prime quality of the submitted papers.