Collaborative Systems for Smart Networked Environments

15th IFIP WG 5.5 Working Conference on Virtual Enterprises, PRO-VE 2014, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, October 6-8, 2014. Proceedings

  • Luis M. Camarinha-Matos
  • Hamideh Afsarmanesh

Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 434)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Luis M. Camarinha-Matos, Hamideh Afsarmanesh
      Pages 3-15
    3. John Fitzgerald, Jeremy Bryans, Peter Gorm Larsen, Hansen Salim
      Pages 16-23
  3. Behaviour and Coordination

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 37-37
    2. Mahdieh Shadi, Hamideh Afsarmanesh
      Pages 48-59
    3. Ricardo J. Rabelo, Scheila N. Costa, David Romero
      Pages 60-70
    4. Filipe Ferreira, Américo Azevedo, José Faria, Evelyn Rojas
      Pages 71-79
  4. Product-Service Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 81-81
    2. Mohammad Shafahi, Hamideh Afsarmanesh, Mahdi Sargolzaei
      Pages 83-97
    3. Ana Inês Oliveira, Luis M. Camarinha-Matos
      Pages 98-106
  5. Transition Towards Product-Service Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 117-117
    2. Aris Pagoropoulos, Jakob Axel Bejbro Andersen, Louise Laumann Kjær, Anja Maier, Tim C. McAloone
      Pages 119-126
    3. Khaled Medini, Valentine Moreau, Sophie Peillon, Xavier Boucher
      Pages 143-150
  6. Service Orientation in Collaborative Networks

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 151-151
    2. Michael Petychakis, Iosif Alvertis, Evmorfia Biliri, Romanos Tsouroplis, Fenareti Lampathaki, Dimitris Askounis
      Pages 153-160
    3. Jay Bal, Ahmad Issa, Xiao Ma
      Pages 161-168
    4. João F. Santanna-Filho, Ricardo J. Rabelo, Alexandra A. Pereira-Klen
      Pages 169-181
    5. Mohammad R. Rasouli, Rob J. Kusters, Jos J. M. Trienekens, Paul W. P. J. Grefen
      Pages 182-193
  7. Engineering and Implementation of Collaborative Networks

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 195-195
    2. Jens Ziegler, Robert Buchmann, Markus Graube, Jan Hladik, Tobias Münch, Patricia Ortiz et al.
      Pages 197-208
    3. Ovidiu Noran, David Romero, Milan Zdravkovic
      Pages 209-216
    4. Salvatore Ammirato, Alberto Michele Felicetti, Marco Della Gala
      Pages 217-226
    5. Mustapha Bilal, Nicolas Daclin, Vincent Chapurlat
      Pages 227-234
  8. Cyber-Physical Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 235-235
    2. Raffaele De Rose, Carmelo Felicetti, Cinzia Raso, Alberto Michele Felicetti, Salvatore Ammirato
      Pages 237-244
    3. Aurelian Mihai Stanescu, Dragos Repta, Mihnea Alexandru Moisescu, Ioan Stefan Sacala, Monika Benea
      Pages 245-252
    4. Bernhard Kölmel, Rebecca Bulander, Uwe Dittmann, Alfred Schätter, Günther Würtz
      Pages 253-258
  9. Business Strategies Alignment

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 259-259
    2. Beatriz Andres, Patricia Macedo, Luis M. Camarinha-Matos, Raul Poler
      Pages 261-272
    3. Samaneh Bagheri, Rob J. Kusters, Jos Trienekens
      Pages 273-284
    4. Nikolaos Goumagias, Ignazio Cabras, Kiran Jude Fernandes, Feng Li, Alberto Nucciarelli, Peter Cowling et al.
      Pages 285-294
    5. Luca Cagnazzo, Lorenzo Tiacci, Andrea Cardoni, Massimiliano Brilli
      Pages 295-303
  10. Innovation Networks

  11. Sustainability and Trust

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 347-347
    2. Pierluca Di Cagno, Bianca D’Agostinis, Barbara Livieri
      Pages 349-356
    3. Morice Daudi, Simon Samwel Msanjila
      Pages 357-364
    4. Jyotirmoyee Bhattacharjya, Sonali Tripathi, Andrew Taylor, Margaret Taylor, David Walters
      Pages 365-372
  12. Reference and Conceptual Models

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 373-373
    2. Loïc Bidoux, Frédérick Bénaben, Jean-Paul Pignon
      Pages 375-383
    3. Arturo Molina, Pedro Ponce, Miguel Ramirez, Gildardo Sanchez-Ante
      Pages 384-395

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 15th IFIP WG 5.5 Working Conference on Virtual Enterprises, PRO-VE 2014, held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, in October 2014. The 73 revised papers were carefully selected from 190 submissions. They provide a comprehensive overview of identified challenges and recent advances in various collaborative network (CN) domains and their applications, with a particular focus on the following areas in support of smart networked environments: behavior and coordination; product-service systems; service orientation in collaborative networks; engineering and implementation of collaborative networks; cyber-physical systems; business strategies alignment; innovation networks; sustainability and trust; reference and conceptual models; collaboration platforms; virtual reality and simulation; interoperability and integration; performance management frameworks; performance management systems; risk analysis; optimization in collaborative networks; knowledge management in networks; health and care networks; and mobility and logistics.


ambient intelligence applied computing business information systems collaborative computing collaborative networks computers in other domains cyber-physical networks distributed systems enterprise computing enterprise information systems information systems applications network performance evaluation product-service systems smart environments socio-technical systems ubiquitous computing virtual organizations

Editors and affiliations

  • Luis M. Camarinha-Matos
    • 1
  • Hamideh Afsarmanesh
    • 2
  1. 1.Faculty of Science and TechnologyUniversidade Nova de LisboaMonte CaparicaPortugal
  2. 2.Informatics Institute, Computer Science DepartmentUniversity of AmsterdamAmsterdamThe Netherlands

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information IFIP International Federation for Information Processing 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-662-44744-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-662-44745-1
  • Series Print ISSN 1868-4238
  • Series Online ISSN 1868-422X
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