Conceptual Modeling - ER 2008

27th International Conference on Conceptual Modeling, Barcelona, Spain, October 20-24, 2008. Proceedings

  • Qing Li
  • Stefano Spaccapietra
  • Eric Yu
  • Antoni Olivé
Conference proceedings ER 2008

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5231)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Keynotes

  3. Novel Semantics

    1. Shawn Bowers, Joshua S. Madin, Mark P. Schildhauer
      Pages 41-54
    2. Lei Jiang, Alex Borgida, John Mylopoulos
      Pages 55-68
  4. Ontology

    1. Giancarlo Guizzardi, Gerd Wagner
      Pages 83-97
    2. Vadim Ermolayev, Natalya Keberle, Wolf-Ekkehard Matzke
      Pages 98-113
  5. Patterns

    1. Il-Yeol Song, Ritu Khare, Yuan An, Margaret Hilsbos
      Pages 114-127
    2. Samira Si-Saïd Cherfi, Isabelle Comyn-Wattiau, Jacky Akoka
      Pages 142-153
  6. Privacy, Compliance, Location

    1. Nadzeya Kiyavitskaya, Nicola Zeni, Travis D. Breaux, Annie I. Antón, James R. Cordy, Luisa Mich et al.
      Pages 154-168
    2. Raian Ali, Fabiano Dalpiaz, Paolo Giorgini
      Pages 169-182
    3. Mizuho Iwaihara, Kohei Murakami, Gail-Joon Ahn, Masatoshi Yoshikawa
      Pages 183-198
  7. Process mgt and Design

    1. Marcello La Rosa, Marlon Dumas, Arthur H. M. ter Hofstede, Jan Mendling, Florian Gottschalk
      Pages 199-215
    2. Roel Wieringa, Vincent Pijpers, Lianne Bodenstaff, Jaap Gordijn
      Pages 216-231
    3. Stefanie Rinderle-Ma, Manfred Reichert, Barbara Weber
      Pages 232-247
  8. Process Models

    1. Chen Li, Manfred Reichert, Andreas Wombacher
      Pages 248-264
    2. Thomas Hornung, Agnes Koschmider, Georg Lausen
      Pages 265-278
    3. Stefanie Rinderle-Ma, Manfred Reichert, Barbara Weber
      Pages 279-293
  9. Queries

    1. Lipyeow Lim, Haixun Wang, Min Wang
      Pages 294-310
    2. Sergio Greco, Cristian Molinaro
      Pages 311-325
    3. Andrea Calì, Davide Martinenghi
      Pages 326-340
  10. Similarity and Coherence

    1. Khalid Saleem, Zohra Bellahsene
      Pages 341-354
    2. Antonio L. Furtado, Marco A. Casanova, Simone D. J. Barbosa, Karin K. Breitman
      Pages 355-368
  11. Space and Time

    1. Lotfi Bejaoui, François Pinet, Michel Schneider, Yvan Bédard
      Pages 383-396
    2. Carlo Combi, Sara Degani, Christian S. Jensen
      Pages 397-411
  12. System Design

    1. George Papastefanatos, Panos Vassiliadis, Alkis Simitsis, Yannis Vassiliou
      Pages 440-454
    2. Anat Aharoni, Iris Reinhartz-Berger
      Pages 455-468
  13. Translation, Transformation, and Search

    1. Fernando Silva Parreiras, Steffen Staab, Simon Schenk, Andreas Winter
      Pages 484-497
    2. Jose Ignacio Panach, Sergio España, Ana M. Moreno, Óscar Pastor
      Pages 498-511
  14. Demo

    1. Silvana Castano, Alfio Ferrara, Davide Lorusso, Stefano Montanelli
      Pages 512-513
    2. Ismael Sanz, María Pérez, Rafael Berlanga
      Pages 514-515
    3. Ling Lin, Yukai He, Hang Guo, Ju Fan, Lizhu Zhou, Qi Guo et al.
      Pages 516-517
    4. Fabrice Camous, Dónall McCann, Mark Roantree
      Pages 518-519
    5. Il-Yeol Song, Ritu Khare, Yuan An, Suan Lee, Sang-Pil Kim, Jinho Kim et al.
      Pages 522-523
    6. Ming Li, Murali Mani, Elke A. Rundensteiner
      Pages 524-525
    7. Hendrik Voigt, Thomas Ruhroth
      Pages 526-527
    8. Eran Toch, Iris Reinhartz-Berger, Avigdor Gal, Dov Dori
      Pages 528-529
    9. Begoña Moros, Cristina Vicente-Chicote, Ambrosio Toval
      Pages 530-531
    10. David W. Embley, Stephen W. Liddle, Deryle Lonsdale, George Nagy, Yuri Tijerino, Robert Clawson et al.
      Pages 532-533
    11. Oscar Romero, Alberto Abelló
      Pages 534-535
    12. Gero Decker, Hagen Overdick, Mathias Weske
      Pages 536-537

Other volumes

  1. Conceptual Modeling - ER 2008
    27th International Conference on Conceptual Modeling, Barcelona, Spain, October 20-24, 2008. Proceedings
  2. ER 2008 Workshops CMLSA, ECDM, FP-UML, M2AS, RIGiM, SeCoGIS, WISM, Barcelona Spain, October 20-23, 2008. Proceedings

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 27th International Conference on Conceptual Modeling, ER 2008, held in Barcelona, Spain, in October 2008.

The 33 revised full papers presented together with 18 demo papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 178 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on novel semantics; ontology; patterns; privacy, compliance, location; process management and design; process models; queries; similarity and coherence; space and time; system design; translation, transformation, and search.


coherence compliance conceptual modelling design design patterns formal model modeling ontology privacy process management process model risk evaluation semantics temporal constraints uml

Editors and affiliations

  • Qing Li
    • 1
  • Stefano Spaccapietra
    • 2
  • Eric Yu
    • 3
  • Antoni Olivé
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceCity University of Hong KongHong KongChina
  2. 2.EPFL-IC-IIF-LBD, Station 14 - INJ 236, 1015 LausanneSwitzerland
  3. 3.Faculty of InformationUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada
  4. 4.Universitat Politècnica CatalunyaBarcelonaSpain

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-87876-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-87877-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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