Knowledge Integration Method for Supply Chain Management Module in a Cognitive Integrated Management Information System

  • Marcin HernesEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9875)


The diversity of the criteria and methods of analysis used in Supply Chain Management systems leads to a situation in which the system generates a lot of variants of solutions. However, the user expects the system one final variant. Therefore, the integration of knowledge is necessary. To resolve this problem, the consensus method is proposed in this paper. The aim of this paper is to develop and verify a method for knowledge integration in the SCM module in Cognitive Integrated Management Information System (CIMIS).

The first part characterizes a SCM module in CIMIS. Next, a method for knowledge integration has been described. The last part of paper presents results of verification of developed method.


Supply Chain Management Integrated management information systems Knowledge integration Consensus method 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Wrocław University of EconomicsWrocławPoland

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