Lukas Demetz, MSc MSc


Phone: +43 512 507 - 73213
Fax: +43 512 507 - 73399
Room: SOWI building (w3.05)

Curriculum Vitae

Lukas Demetz, born 1986 in Hall in Tyrol, studied Computer Science and Information Systems at the University of Innsbruck, Austria.

From 2009 to 2010 he was working as a tutor for the „Introduction into Information Systems“ course.

From 2010 to 2013 he worked as a project assistant for the FP7 "PoSecCo" project at the Information Systems Unit of the University of Innsbruck School of Management.

Between June 2011 and October 2011 he worked for the "COSEMA" project.


Contributions to Books / Journals

Journal Article (Original Paper)
  • Thalmann, S.; Bachlechner, D.; Demetz, L.; Manhart, M. (2014): Complexity is dead, long live complexity! How software can help service providers manage security and compliance.
    In: COMPUTERS & SECURITY 45, pp. 172 - 185. (DOI) (Web link)

Book Chapter (Original Paper)
  • Demetz, L; Bachlechner, D. (2013): To Invest or Not to Invest? Assessing the Economic Viability of a Policy and Security Configuration Management Too.
    In: Böhme, Rainer: The Economics of Information Security and Privacy. Dordrecht - Heidelberg - London - New York - Berlin: Springer, ISBN 978-3-642-39497-3, pp. 25 - 47. (DOI) (Web link)

Proceedings Article (Full Paper)
  • Gschwandtner, M.; Demetz, L.; Gander, M.; Maier, R. (2018): Integrating Threat Intelligence to Enhance an Organization's Information Security Management.
    In: Doerr, S.; Fischer, M.; Schrittwieser, S.; Herrmann, D.: ARES 2018. Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security. Hamburg, Germany — August 27 - 30, 2018. New York: ACM Digital Library, ISBN 978-1-4503-6448-5, pp. 1 - 8. (DOI) (Web link)

  • Seeber, I.; Waizenegger, L.; Demetz, L.; Merz, A.; de Vreede, G.; Maier, R.; Weber, B. (2016): IT-Supported Formal Control: How Perceptual (in) Congruence Affects the Convergence of Crowd-Sourced Ideas.
    In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS 2016). Association for Information Systems (AIS) / AIS Electronic Library (AISeL), ISBN 978-0-9966831-3-5, elektronisch. (Web link)

  • Gantner, J.; Demetz, L.; Maier, R. (2015): All You Need is Trust – An Analysis of Trust Measures Communicated by Cloud Providers.
    In: Debruyne, C.; Panetto, H.; Meersman, H.; Dillon, T.; Weichhart, G.; An, Y.; Ardagna, C.A.: On the Move to Meaningful Internet Systems: OTM 2015 Conferences. Confederated International Conferences: CoopIS, ODBASE, and C&TC 2015, Rhodes, Greece, October 26-30, 2015. Proceedings. Dordrecht - Heidelberg - London - New York - Berlin: Springer (= Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 9415), ISBN 978-3-319-26147-8, pp. 557 - 574. (DOI) (Web link)

  • Demetz, L.; Bachlechner, D. (2012): To Invest or not to Invest? Assessing the economic viability of a policy and security configuration management tool.
    In: Universtität Münster: Proceedings of the 11th Annual Workshop on the Economics of Information Security (WEIS 2012). Münster: Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster (WWU), elektronisch. (Web link)

  • Thalmann, S.; Bachlechner, D.; Demetz, L.; Maier, R. (2012): Challenges in Cross-Organizational Security Management.
    In: Sprague, R.: Proceedings of the 45th Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS 2012). Los Alamitos, California: Conference Publishing Services (CPS) - IEEE Computer Society, ISBN 978-0-7695-4525-7, pp. 5480 - 5489. (Web link)

  • Bachlechner, D.; Maier, R.; Innerhofer-Oberperfler, F.; Demetz, L. (2011): Understanding the Management of Information Security Controls in Practice.
    In: Bolan, C.; Valli, C. (Edt.): Proceedings of The 9th Australian Information Security Management Conference. Held on the 5th -7th December, 2011 at Citigate Hotel, Perth, Western Australia. Perth: secau - Security Research Center, ISBN 978-0-7298-0699-2, pp. 40 - 48. (Web link)

  • Demetz, L.; Heinrich, B.; Klier, M. (2011): Analyzing the Impact of new Features on Users’ Communication Activities in Online Social Networks.
    In: Proceedings of the 19th European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS 2011). Aalto: Aalto-Universität / Aalto-yliopisto, No. 269. (Web link)

  • Demetz, L.; Thalmann, S.; Bachlechner, D.; Maier, R. (2011): Performance Measurement in Cross-Organizational Security Settings.
    In: Walden, J.; Williams, L. (Ed.): 3rd International Workshop on Security Measurements and Metrics (Metrisec) 2011. IEEE Conference eXpress Publishing, ISBN 978-1-4673-1245-5, pp. 84 - 87. (Web link)

  • Thalmann, S.; Bachlechner, D.; Demetz, L.; Maier, R.; Manhart, M. (2011): Key Roles in Cross Organisational Security Settings.
    In: Karlsson, F.; Dhillon, G.; Harnesk, D.; Kolkowska, E.; Hedström, K.: Exploring emergent frontiers in identity and privacy management. Proceedings of the 2011 European Security Conference (ESC 11). Örebro: Örebro University, pp. 47 - 60.

Organisation of Events

  • Demetz, L.: Reviewer, 23rd European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS 2015), Münster, Deutschland, 2015-05-26 - 2015-05-29. (Web link)

  • Demetz, L.: Reviewer des Tagungsbandes, 12. Internationale Tagung Wirtschaftsinformatik, Osnabrück, Deutschland, 2015-03-04 - 2015-03-06. (Web link)

Academic Activities and Achievements

Doctoral Theses / Postdoctoral Qualifications

  • DEMETZ, L.: Sustaining trust between Service Providers and Service cosumers in complex IT outsourcing arrangements (2017).