Information & Market Engineering - Prof. Dr. Christof Weinhardt
Simon Kloker

Dr. Simon Kloker

  • Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
    Fakultät für Wirtschaftswissenschaften
    Institut für Wirtschaftsinformatik und Marketing
    Kaiserstraße 89, 76133 Karlsruhe



  • Non-addictive Information Systems
  • Data Marketplaces
  • Data Analytics/Data Science
  • Prediction Markets


  • Wirtschafsinformatik 2
  • Bachelor- & Masterkolloquium
    WS15/16, SS16, WS16/17, SS17, WS17/18, SS18, WS 18/19, SS 19, WS 19/20, SS20
  • Plattformökonomie
    WS17/18, WS 18/19
  • Geschäftsmodelle im Internet (nur Betreuung einer Gruppe)
    SS17, SS18, SS19
  • Market Engineering
    SS16, SS17, SS18
  • Foundations of Digital Services A
    SS16, SS17, SS18


Curriculum Vitae

since 11/2018

Research Group Lead “Business Data Analytics”

08/2015 - 10/2018

Research Assistant at IISM, KIT

10/2013 - 06/2015

M.Sc. Business Information Systems (Wirtschaftsinformatik) at Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg

10/2013 - 06/2015

IT Application Supporter at Geberit Verwaltungs GmbH, Pfullendorf

08/2014 - 10/2014

Exchange student at Fundação Getulio Vargas EBAPE, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

10/2010 - 09/2013

B.Sc. Business Information Systems (Wirtschaftsinformatik) at DHBW Ravensburg in cooperation with Geberit

02/2012 - 04/2012

Exchange student at Durban University of Technology, Durban, South Africa


  1. Citizen Science in Information Systems Research.
    Weinhardt, C.; Kloker, S.; Hinz, O.; van der Aalst, W. M. P.
    2020. Business & information systems engineering, 62 (4), 273–277. doi:10.1007/s12599-020-00663-y
  2. Non-addictive Information Systems.
    Kloker, S.
    2020. Information systems frontiers, 22, 549–562. doi:10.1007/s10796-020-10011-w
  3. Moderators for Partition Dependence in Prediction Markets.
    Kloker, S.; Straub, T.; Weinhardt, C.
    2019. Group decision and negotiation, 1–34. doi:10.1007/s10726-019-09622-9
  4. Analyzing prediction market trading behaviour to select Delphi-experts.
    Kloker, S.; Klatt, F.; Höffer, J.; Weinhardt, C.
    2018. Foresight, 20 (4), 364–374. doi:10.1108/FS-01-2018-0009
  1. Sensible or too sensitive? do privacy concerns hinder the acceptance of digital solutions to treat smartphone addiction?.
    Kloker, S.; Riegel, M. L.; Weinhardt, C.
    2020. 22nd IEEE Conference on Business Informatics, CBI 2020; Antwerp; Belgium; 22 June 2020 through 24 June 2020, 10–19, IEEE, Piscataway (NJ). doi:10.1109/CBI49978.2020.10053
  2. Trustworthy AI: How Ethicswashing Undermines Consumer Trust.
    Peukert, C.; Kloker, S.
    2020. WI2020 Zentrale Tracks, 1100–1115, GITO Verlag, Berlin. doi:10.30844/wi_2020_j11-peukert
  3. Fraud and Manipulation Prevention in Prediction Markets.
    Kloker, S.; Straub, T.; Morana, S.; Weinhardt, C.
    2018. Designing for a digital and globalized world. 13th International Conference, DESRIST 2018, Chennai, IND, June 3-6, 2018. Ed.: S. Chatterjee, Springer, Cham
  4. The Effect of Social Reputation on Retention: Designing a Social Real-Time Delphi Platform.
    Kloker, S.; Straub, T.; Morana, S.; Weinhardt, C.
    2018. Proceedings of the 26th European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS2018), Portsmouth, UK, June 23-28, 2018, Paper 1322, Association of Information Systems
  5. Partition dependence bias in group forecasting.
    Kloker, S.; Straub, T.; Zentek, T.; Weinhardt, C.
    2017. Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Group Decision and Negotiation, Hohenheim, 14.-18. August 2017. Hrsg.: M. Schoop, 9–19
  6. Shouldn’t Collaboration be social? - Proposal of a social Real Time Delphi.
    Kloker, S.; Kranz, T.; Straub, T.; Weinhardt, C.
    2017. Proceedings of the Second KSS Research Workshop : Karlsruhe, Germany, February 2016. Ed.: P. Hottum, 140–149, KIT, Karlsruhe
  7. Manipulation in prediction markets - Chasing the Fraudsters.
    Kloker, S.; Kranz, T. T.
    2017. 25th European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS 2017), Guimarães, P., June 5-10, 2017, 2980–2990, Association for Information Systems, Atlanta, GA
  8. Designing a Crowd Forecasting Tool to Combine Prediction Markets and Real-Time Delphi.
    Kloker, S.; Straub, T.; Weinhardt, C.
    2017. Designing the Digital Transformation : 12th International Conference, DESRIST 2017, Karlsruhe, Germany, May 30 - June 1, 2017. Ed.: A. Mädche, 468–473, Springer, Cham. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-59144-5_33
  9. Assistive Spatial Civic Participation – “Take Part”.
    Hoffmann, G.; Straub, T.; Wagenknecht, T.; Niemeyer, C.; Lisson, C.; Kloker, S.; Zentek, T.; Weinhardt, C.
    2017. Designing Human-Computer Assistance Systems, Workshop at the International Conference on Wirtschaftsinformatik - Leadership in Digital Transformation - St. Gallen, Switzerland, 12.02.2017
  10. Shouldn’t Collaboration be social? - Proposal of a social Real Time Delphi.
    Kloker, S.; Kranz, T.; Straub, T.; Weinhardt, C.
    2016. Proceedings of the Second Karlsruhe Service Summit Research Workshop, Karlsruhe, 25. - 26. Februar 2016