Conceptual Modeling

31st International Conference ER 2012, Florence, Italy, October 15-18, 2012. Proceedings

  • Paolo Atzeni
  • David Cheung
  • Sudha Ram
Conference proceedings ER 2012

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7532)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Keynotes

    1. Stefano Ceri, Emanuele Della Valle, Dino Pedreschi, Roberto Trasarti
      Pages 1-15
    2. Xin Cao, Lisi Chen, Gao Cong, Christian S. Jensen, Qiang Qu, Anders Skovsgaard et al.
      Pages 16-29
    3. Umeshwar Dayal, Chetan Gupta, Malu Castellanos, Song Wang, Manolo Garcia-Solaco
      Pages 30-49
  3. Understandability and Cognitive Approaches

    1. Antonio Villegas, Antoni Olivé, Maria-Ribera Sancho
      Pages 50-63
    2. Jeannette Stark, Werner Esswein
      Pages 78-87
  4. Conceptual Modeling for Datawarehousing and Business Intelligence

    1. Stefan Anderlik, Bernd Neumayr, Michael Schrefl
      Pages 88-101
    2. Yoones A. Sekhavat, Jeffrey Parsons
      Pages 102-115
    3. Alexander Albrecht, Felix Naumann
      Pages 116-125
  5. Extraction, Discovery and Clustering

    1. Eirini Ntoutsi, Kostas Stefanidis, Kjetil Nørvåg, Hans-Peter Kriegel
      Pages 126-140
    2. Jingjing Wang, Haixun Wang, Zhongyuan Wang, Kenny Q. Zhu
      Pages 141-155
    3. Inma Hernández, Carlos R. Rivero, David Ruiz, Rafael Corchuelo
      Pages 166-175
  6. Search and Documents

    1. Sheng Li, Junhu Wang, Kewen Wang, Jiang Li
      Pages 176-189
    2. David W. Embley, Stephen W. Liddle, Deryle W. Lonsdale, Joseph S. Park, Byung-Joo Shin, Andrew J. Zitzelberger
      Pages 190-203
    3. Scott Britell, Lois M. L. Delcambre
      Pages 204-213
  7. Process Modeling I

    1. Markus Guentert, Matthias Kunze, Mathias Weske
      Pages 214-227
    2. Mario Cervera, Manoli Albert, Victoria Torres, Vicente Pelechano
      Pages 228-241
    3. Nicolas Lumineau, Frédérique Laforest, Yann Gripay, Jean-Marc Petit
      Pages 242-251
  8. Process Modeling II

    1. Lam-Son Lê, Aditya Ghose
      Pages 252-266
    2. Lidia López, Xavier Franch, Jordi Marco
      Pages 267-281
    3. Alejandro Maté, Juan Trujillo, John Mylopoulos
      Pages 282-291
  9. Data and Process Modeling

    1. Andreas Meyer, Mathias Weske
      Pages 292-306
    2. Rik Eshuis, Pieter Van Gorp
      Pages 307-320
    3. Narasimha Bolloju, Sandeep Purao, Chuan-Hoo Tan
      Pages 321-330
  10. Ontology Based Approaches

    1. Haridimos Kondylakis, Dimitris Plexousakis
      Pages 331-344
    2. Lior Limonad, Pieter De Leenheer, Mark Linehan, Rick Hull, Roman Vaculín
      Pages 345-358
    3. Serena Sorrentino, Sonia Bergamaschi, Elena Parmiggiani
      Pages 359-368
  11. Variability and Evolution

    1. Tilmann Zäschke, Stefania Leone, Moira C. Norrie
      Pages 369-382
    2. Alberto Siena, Ivan Jureta, Silvia Ingolfo, Angelo Susi, Anna Perini, John Mylopoulos
      Pages 383-396
    3. Mohsen Asadi, Dragan Gasevic, Yair Wand, Marek Hatala
      Pages 397-408
  12. Adaptation, Preferences and Query Refinment

    1. Soumaya Amdouni, Djamal Benslimane, Mahmoud Barhamgi, Allel Hadjali, Rim Faiz, Parisa Ghodous
      Pages 409-422
    2. Md. Saiful Islam, Chengfei Liu, Rui Zhou
      Pages 423-438
    3. Fabiano Dalpiaz, Estefanía Serral, Pedro Valderas, Paolo Giorgini, Vicente Pelechano
      Pages 439-448
  13. Queries, Matching and Topic Search

    1. Yue Wang, Hongsong Li, Haixun Wang, Kenny Q. Zhu
      Pages 449-462
    2. Tomer Sagi, Avigdor Gal
      Pages 477-486
  14. Conceptual Modeling in Action

    1. Sandeep Purao, Wolfgang Maass, Veda C. Storey, Bernard J. Jansen, Madhu Reddy
      Pages 487-500
    2. David Aguilera, Cristina Gómez, Antoni Olivé
      Pages 501-514
    3. Robson Do Nascimento Fidalgo, Elvis Maranhão De Souza, Sergio España, Jaelson Brelaz De Castro, Oscar Pastor
      Pages 515-524
  15. Posters

    1. Jose Ignacio Panach Navarrete, Natalia Juristo Juzgado, Óscar Pastor
      Pages 525-530
    2. Verena Ebner, Boris Otto, Hubert Österle
      Pages 531-536
  16. PhD Symposium Full Papers

  17. PhD Symposium Poster Papers

Other volumes

  1. ER 2012 Workshops CMS, ECDM-NoCoDA, MoDIC, MORE-BI, RIGiM, SeCoGIS, WISM, Florence, Italy, October 15-18, 2012. Proceedings
  2. Conceptual Modeling
    31st International Conference ER 2012, Florence, Italy, October 15-18, 2012. Proceedings

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 31st International Conference on Conceptual Modeling, ER 2012, held in Florence, Italy, in October 2012.
The 24 regular papers presented together with 13 short papers, 6 poster papers and 3 keynotes were carefully reviewed and selected from 141 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on understandability and cognitive approaches; conceptual modeling for datawarehousing and business intelligence; extraction, discovery and clustering; search and documents; data and process modeling; ontology based approaches; variability and evolution; adaptation, preferences and query refinement; queries, matching and topic search; and conceptual modeling in action.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Paolo Atzeni
    • 1
  • David Cheung
    • 2
  • Sudha Ram
    • 3
  1. 1.Dipartimento di informatica e AutomazioneUniversità Roma TreRomaItaly
  2. 2.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of Hong KongHong KongChina
  3. 3.Eller College of ManagementUniversity of ArizonaTucsonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-34001-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-34002-4
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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