Defining, Designing, and Implementing Rural Smartness

Iqbal Yulizar Mukti

Research output: ThesisPhD Thesis - Research UT, graduation UT

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This dissertation examines how the economic welfare of rural citizens can be improved through the diffusion of rural smartness. By extending design science research methodology with empirical methods of behavioural science research, this dissertation provides guidelines to understand the social artefact of rural smartness, to design an architecture of an IT artefact of rural smartness, and to implement the IT artefact in a real setting.
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • University of Twente
  • Iacob, Maria Eugenia, Supervisor
  • van Hillegersberg, Jos, Supervisor
  • Aldea, Adina, Co-Supervisor
  • Govindaraju, Rajesri, Co-Supervisor, External person
Award date13 Apr 2023
Place of PublicationEnschede
Print ISBNs978-90-365-5576-0
Electronic ISBNs978-90-365-5577-7
Publication statusPublished - 13 Apr 2023


  • Rural smartness
  • Enterprise Architecture
  • Design science research


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