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2012 23rd International Workshop on Database and Expert Systems Applications (2000)
Greenwich, London, U.K.
Sept. 6, 2000 to Sept. 8, 2000
ISSN: 1529-4188
ISBN: 0-7695-0680-1
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Program Committee (PDF)

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W01: Third International Workshop on Network-Based Information Systems

NBIS 2000 (PDF)

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Session 1: Communication Networks

An Intelligent Fuzzy Routing Scheme for Improving ATM Network Performance Using Violation Tagging Function (Abstract)

A. Koyama , Dept. of Public Policy & Social Studies, Yamagata Univ., Japan
L. Barolli , Dept. of Public Policy & Social Studies, Yamagata Univ., Japan
S. Yokoyama , Dept. of Public Policy & Social Studies, Yamagata Univ., Japan
T. Yamada , Dept. of Public Policy & Social Studies, Yamagata Univ., Japan
pp. 5

Analysis on Responsiveness and Input Traffic Regulation in Heterogeneous Information Systems (Abstract)

Y. Ebihara , Inst. of Inf. Sci. & Electron., Tsukuba Univ., Ibaraki, Japan
S. Kimura , Inst. of Inf. Sci. & Electron., Tsukuba Univ., Ibaraki, Japan
Hongbing Chen , Inst. of Inf. Sci. & Electron., Tsukuba Univ., Ibaraki, Japan
H. Ushine , Inst. of Inf. Sci. & Electron., Tsukuba Univ., Ibaraki, Japan
pp. 10

Support System for Constructing Communication Services and Protocols based on Compositional Approach (Abstract)

N. Shiratori , Fac. of Software & Inf. Sci., Iwate Prefectural Univ., Japan
K. Furuya , Fac. of Software & Inf. Sci., Iwate Prefectural Univ., Japan
B.B. Bista , Fac. of Software & Inf. Sci., Iwate Prefectural Univ., Japan
K. Takahashi , Fac. of Software & Inf. Sci., Iwate Prefectural Univ., Japan
Y. Ujiie , Fac. of Software & Inf. Sci., Iwate Prefectural Univ., Japan
pp. 15
Session 2: Mobile Systems

Recovery of Mobile Transactions (Abstract)

M.M. Gore , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Indian Inst. of Technol., Kanpur, India
R.K. Ghosh , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Indian Inst. of Technol., Kanpur, India
pp. 23

A Proposal of a Memory Management Architecture for Mobile Computing Environments (Abstract)

Takashi Watanabe , Faculty of Information, Shizuoka Univ.
Tadanori Mizuno , Faculty of Information, Shizuoka Univ.
Shigemori Yokoyama , Mitsubishi Electric Corp.
pp. 28

Quorum-Based Replication of Objects (Abstract)

M. Takizawa , Dept. of Comput. & Syst. Eng., Tokyo Denki Univ., Japan
K. Tanaka , Dept. of Comput. & Syst. Eng., Tokyo Denki Univ., Japan
pp. 33
Session 3: Network Applications

HIDSUR: A Hybrid Intrusion Detection System Based on Real-Time User Recognition (Abstract)

S. Puuronen , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Inf. Syst., Jyvaskyla Univ., Finland
A. Seleznyov , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Inf. Syst., Jyvaskyla Univ., Finland
pp. 41

Internet Protocols for Synchronous Distance Learning (Abstract)

C. Bouras , Comput. Technol. Inst., Patras, Greece
A. Gkamas , Comput. Technol. Inst., Patras, Greece
T. Tsiatsos , Comput. Technol. Inst., Patras, Greece
pp. 46

Scalability and Interoperability in Service-Centric Architectures for the Web (Abstract)

D. Buhler , Inst. for Comput. Sci., Tubingen Univ., Germany
R.-D. Schimkat , Inst. for Comput. Sci., Tubingen Univ., Germany
G. Nusser , Inst. for Comput. Sci., Tubingen Univ., Germany
pp. 51
Session 4: Agents and Mobile Systems

A Database Authorisation Framework for Multi-Agent Systems (Abstract)

Martyn Fletcher , Computer Science Department, University of Keele, Staffs., England.
pp. 61

Design and Implementation of Agent-Based Flexible Multimedia System (Abstract)

K. Hashimoto , Fac. of Software & Inf. Sci., Iwate Prefectural Univ., Japan
N. Shiratori , Fac. of Software & Inf. Sci., Iwate Prefectural Univ., Japan
Y. Shibata , Fac. of Software & Inf. Sci., Iwate Prefectural Univ., Japan
pp. 68

Traditional Japanese Crafting Presentation System based on Virtual Reality and Agent Technology (Abstract)

T. Fukamachi , Fac. of Software & Inf. Sci., Iwate Prefectural Univ., Japan
A. Miyakawa , Fac. of Software & Inf. Sci., Iwate Prefectural Univ., Japan
K. Hashimoto , Fac. of Software & Inf. Sci., Iwate Prefectural Univ., Japan
K. Sugita , Fac. of Software & Inf. Sci., Iwate Prefectural Univ., Japan
Y. Shibata , Fac. of Software & Inf. Sci., Iwate Prefectural Univ., Japan
pp. 73
W02: Second International Workshop on Natural Language and Informational Systems

NLIS 2000 (PDF)

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Session 1: Knowledge Management

Linguistic Aspects of Dynamics in Requirements Specifications (Abstract)

W. Mayerthaler , Dept. of Comput. Linguistics, Klagenfurt Univ., Austria
H.C. Mayr , Dept. of Comput. Linguistics, Klagenfurt Univ., Austria
C. Kop , Dept. of Comput. Linguistics, Klagenfurt Univ., Austria
G. Fliedl , Dept. of Comput. Linguistics, Klagenfurt Univ., Austria
C. Winkler , Dept. of Comput. Linguistics, Klagenfurt Univ., Austria
pp. 83

Knowledge Management in the Sarel System (Abstract)

A. Hernandez , TALP Res. Center, Univ. Politecnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
N. Castell , TALP Res. Center, Univ. Politecnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
pp. 91

Coherence Maintenance in Human-Machine Dialogue: Indirect Antecedents and Ellipses (Abstract)

A. Gelbukh , Natural Language Lab., Nat. Polytech. Inst., Mexico City, Mexico
I.A. Bolshakov , Natural Language Lab., Nat. Polytech. Inst., Mexico City, Mexico
G. Sidorov , Natural Language Lab., Nat. Polytech. Inst., Mexico City, Mexico
pp. 96
Session 2: Terminology

Word Sense Disambiguation with Specification Marks in Unrestricted Texts (Abstract)

M. Palomar , Dept. of Software & Comput. Syst., Alicante Univ., Spain
A. Montoyo , Dept. of Software & Comput. Syst., Alicante Univ., Spain
pp. 103

Usage Anomalies and Internationalization (Abstract)

A.F. Berztiss , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Pittsburgh Univ., PA, USA
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Session 3: Information Retrieval

Adaptive Exploiting User Profile and Interpretation Policy for Searching and Browsing the Web on KODAMA System (Abstract)

T. Helmy , Graduate Sch. of Inf. Sci. & Electr. Eng., Kyushu Univ., Fukuoka, Japan
T. Mine , Graduate Sch. of Inf. Sci. & Electr. Eng., Kyushu Univ., Fukuoka, Japan
M. Amamiya , Graduate Sch. of Inf. Sci. & Electr. Eng., Kyushu Univ., Fukuoka, Japan
pp. 120

Evaluation of Thematic Structure of Multidisciplinary Documents and Document Flows (Abstract)

P. Makagonov , Center for Comput. Res., Nat. Polytech. Inst., Zacatenco, Mexico
M. Alexandrov , Center for Comput. Res., Nat. Polytech. Inst., Zacatenco, Mexico
A. Gelbukh , Center for Comput. Res., Nat. Polytech. Inst., Zacatenco, Mexico
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Session 4: Multilinguality

A Heuristic Approach for Recognizing a Document's Language Used for the Internet Search Engine GETESS (Abstract)

S. Gröticke , SFG Consulting, Bad Doberan, Germany
A. Düsterhöft , University of Rostock, Computer Science Department, Rostock, Germany
pp. 133

Error Types in the Computer-Aided Translation of Tourism Texts (Abstract)

A. Garbi , Wales Univ., Swansea, UK
J. Milton , Wales Univ., Swansea, UK
pp. 138

Dialogue Machine Translation System Using Multiple Translation Processors (Abstract)

F. Ren , Fac. of Inf. Sci., Horoshima City Univ., Japan
pp. 143
W03: Third International Workshop on Mobility in Databases and Distributed Systems

MDDS 2000 (PDF)

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Session 1: Caching and Disconnected Data Operations

An Adaptive AVI-Based Cache Invalidation Scheme for Mobile Computing Systems (Abstract)

H.W. Leung , Dept. of Comput. Sci., City Univ. of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
E. Chan , Dept. of Comput. Sci., City Univ. of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
K.-Y. Lam , Dept. of Comput. Sci., City Univ. of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
J. Chun-Hung Yuen , Dept. of Comput. Sci., City Univ. of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
pp. 155

Extending the Data Services of Mobile Computers by External Data Lockers (Abstract)

E. Pitoura , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Basque Country Univ., Spain
Y. Villate , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Basque Country Univ., Spain
A. Illarramendi , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Basque Country Univ., Spain
A.K. Elmagarmid , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Basque Country Univ., Spain
pp. 160

Planned Disconnections for Mobile Databases (Abstract)

D. Agrawal , Dept. of Comput. Sci., California Univ., Santa Barbara, CA, USA
J. Holliday , Dept. of Comput. Sci., California Univ., Santa Barbara, CA, USA
A. El Abbadi , Dept. of Comput. Sci., California Univ., Santa Barbara, CA, USA
pp. 165
Session 2: Mobile Distributed Systems

A Flexible Mobile-Agent Framework for Accessing Information Systems in Disconnected Computing Environments (Abstract)

João Gabriel Silva , CISUC, University of Coimbra, Portugal
Paulo Jorge Marques , CISUC, University of Coimbra, Portugal
Luís Moura Silva , CISUC, University of Coimbra, Portugal
pp. 173

An Object-Based Architecture for WAP-Compliant Applications (Abstract)

D. Pascuzzi , CNR, Rende, Italy
M. Cannataro , CNR, Rende, Italy
pp. 178

On Integrating Mobile Devices into a Workflow Management Scenario (Abstract)

S. Müller-Wilken , Hamburg Univ., Germany
F. Wienberg , Hamburg Univ., Germany
W. Lamersdorf , Hamburg Univ., Germany
pp. 186
Session 3: Mobile Systems and Applications

On the Efficient Deployment of Mobility in Distributed System Management (Abstract)

S. Lipperts , Dept. of Sci., Aachen Univ. of Technol., Germany
pp. 193

Relocation in Mobile Process-Centered Software Development Environments (Abstract)

S. Bhattacharyya , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Massachusetts Univ., Amherst, MA, USA
L.J. Osterweil , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Massachusetts Univ., Amherst, MA, USA
pp. 198

A Profile-Based Hierarchical Location Management Scheme for Future PCS (Abstract)

A. El-Nahas , Alexandria University, Egypt
N. Adly , Alexandria University, Egypt
pp. 204
W04: Workshop on Industrial Applications of Holonic and Multi-Agent Systems: HOLOMAS 2000

Requirements for Holonic Manufacturing Systems Control (Abstract)

D.H. Norrie , Dept. of Mech. & Manuf. Eng., Calgary Univ., Alta., Canada
R.W. Brennan , Dept. of Mech. & Manuf. Eng., Calgary Univ., Alta., Canada
S. Balasubramanian , Dept. of Mech. & Manuf. Eng., Calgary Univ., Alta., Canada
pp. 214

A Holonic Component-Based Approach to Reconfigurable Manufacturing Control Architecture (Abstract)

Duncan C. McFarlane , Institute for Manufacturing, University of Cambridge
Jin-Lung Chirn , Institute for Manufacturing, University of Cambridge
pp. 219

An Open Architecture for Holonic Cooperation and Autonomy (Abstract)

E. Garcia-Herreros , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Keele Univ., UK
S.M. Deen , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Keele Univ., UK
J.H. Christensen , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Keele Univ., UK
R. Mittmann , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Keele Univ., UK
M. Fletcher , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Keele Univ., UK
pp. 224

Small-World Topology for Multi-Agent Collaboration (Abstract)

F. Corbacho , Dept. of Comput. Eng., Univ. Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
R. Huerta , Dept. of Comput. Eng., Univ. Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
C. Aguirre , Dept. of Comput. Eng., Univ. Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
J. Martinez-Munoz , Dept. of Comput. Eng., Univ. Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
pp. 231

Economic Coordination Mechanisms for Holonic Multi-Agent Systems (Abstract)

H.H. Adelsberger , Wirtschaftsinf. der Produktionsunternehmen, Essen Univ., Germany
pp. 236

Coalition Formation in Manufacturing Multi-Agent Systems (Abstract)

V. Marík , Czech Tech. Univ., Prague, Czech Republic
O. Stepankova , Czech Tech. Univ., Prague, Czech Republic
M. Pechoucek , Czech Tech. Univ., Prague, Czech Republic
pp. 241

HOMASCOW: A Holonic Multi-Agent System for Cooperative Work (Abstract)

R. Mandiau , Univ. de Valenciennes et du Hainaut Cambraisis, France
E. Adam , Univ. de Valenciennes et du Hainaut Cambraisis, France
C. Kolski , Univ. de Valenciennes et du Hainaut Cambraisis, France
pp. 247

An Autonomous Cooperative System for High Speed Sorting Systems (Abstract)

S. Balasubramanian , Rockwell Autom., Mayfield Heights, OH, USA
D.A. Vasko , Rockwell Autom., Mayfield Heights, OH, USA
F. Maturana , Rockwell Autom., Mayfield Heights, OH, USA
pp. 254

Temperature Equilibrium in Multi-Agent Manufacturing Systems (Abstract)

S.M. Deen , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Keele Univ., UK
M. Fletcher , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Keele Univ., UK
pp. 259
W05: Workshop on Trends in Electronic Government Managing Distributed Knowledge

TEGMDK 2000 (PDF)

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Session 1: Frameworks for Electronic Government I

A Framework for Electronic Government (Abstract)

Klaus Lenk , University of Oldenburg
Roland Traunmiiller , University of Linz
pp. 271

eGovernment Experiences of the Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property (Abstract)

D. Spahni , Swiss Federal Inst. of Intellectual Property, Switzerland
M. Gisler , Swiss Federal Inst. of Intellectual Property, Switzerland
pp. 278
Session 2: Frameworks for Electronic Government II

Electronic Commerce and Bureaucracies (Abstract)

I. Snellen , Erasmus Univ., Rotterdam, Netherlands
pp. 285

E-Governmental Value Chain Models-E-Government from a Business (Modelling) Perspective (Abstract)

A. Wassenaar , Dept. of Bus. Inf. Syst., Twente Univ., Enschede, Netherlands
pp. 289

Electronic Government: Perspectives from e-Commerce (Abstract)

A. Csetenyi , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Budapest Univ. of Econ. Sci., Hungary
pp. 294
Session 3: Electronic Democracy

Do Citizens 'do Politics with WORDS'? (Abstract)

A. Ranerup , Dept. of Inf., Goteborg Univ., Sweden
pp. 301

A Public Service for Surveys and Decision Polls (Abstract)

László Kovács , MTA SZTAKI, Computer and Automation Research Institute of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Hungary
András Micsik , MTA SZTAKI, Computer and Automation Research Institute of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Hungary
pp. 307
Session 4: Making Electronic Government Happen
Session 5: Knowledge and Design

Design Issues for Individual Online Public Services (Abstract)

L.J. Lapro , DITSE, Delft Univ. of Technol., Netherlands
pp. 335

Trends in Electronic Government: Managing Distributed Knowledge (Abstract)

M. Wimmer , Inst. of Appl. Comput. Sci., Linz Univ., Austria
R. Traunmuller , Inst. of Appl. Comput. Sci., Linz Univ., Austria
pp. 340
Session 6: Design Issues I

SGML for E-Governance: The Case of the Finnish Parliament (Abstract)

V. Lyytikainen , Jyvaskyla Univ., Finland
P. Tiitinen , Jyvaskyla Univ., Finland
A. Salminen , Jyvaskyla Univ., Finland
O. Mustajarvi , Jyvaskyla Univ., Finland
pp. 349

Designing Service-Centered Web Sites for Public Administrations (Abstract)

J.-L. Chappelet , IDHEA, Swiss Graduate Sch. of Public Adm., Lausanne, Switzerland
A. Le Grand , IDHEA, Swiss Graduate Sch. of Public Adm., Lausanne, Switzerland
pp. 354

Development of Secure Internet Applications for Governmental Environments (Abstract)

A. Mana , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
J.M. Troya , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
J.J. Ortega , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
J. Davila , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
J. Lopez , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
pp. 362
Session 7: Examining the Role of Governments I

Vision, Roles and Steps for Governments in Transition to the Digital Age (Abstract)

P. Georgiadis , Dept. of Inf., Athens Univ., Greece
D.S. Stamoulis , Dept. of Inf., Athens Univ., Greece
pp. 369
Session 8: Examining the Role of Governments II

Organizational Challenges to the Development of Electronic Government (Abstract)

R. Schmutzer , Inst. of Technol. Assessment, Acad. of Sci., Austria
G. Aichholzer , Inst. of Technol. Assessment, Acad. of Sci., Austria
pp. 379

E-Councils--Systems, Experiences, Perspectives (Abstract)

G. Schwabe , Koblenz Univ., Germany
pp. 384
Session 9: Design Issues II

Technological Support for E-Democracy: History and Perspectives (Abstract)

T. Gross , German Nat. Res. Center for Inf. Technol., St. Augustin, Germany
pp. 391

SPRINT: A Business Process Reengineering (BPR) Framework for Implementing the Information Society (Abstract)

M. Willetts , IS Inst., Salford Univ., UK
P. Kawalek , IS Inst., Salford Univ., UK
D. Wastell , IS Inst., Salford Univ., UK
pp. 396
W06: International Workshop on Agent-Based Information Systems

ABIS 2000 (PDF)

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Session 1: Mobile Agents

QoS Management by Mobile Agents in Multimedia Communication (Abstract)

S.S. Manvi , Dept. of Electr. Commun. Eng., Indian Inst. of Sci., Bangalore, India
P. Venkataram , Dept. of Electr. Commun. Eng., Indian Inst. of Sci., Bangalore, India
pp. 407

Security Issues in Mobile Ecommerce (Abstract)

D. Van Thanh , Product Line Mobile E-Commerce, Ericsson Norway, Billingstad, Sweden
pp. 412

Security Design of Mobile Agent System (Abstract)

Wang Jihong , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Beijing Univ. of Aeronaut. & Astronaut., China
Jianping Hu , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Beijing Univ. of Aeronaut. & Astronaut., China
Hu Kai , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Beijing Univ. of Aeronaut. & Astronaut., China
pp. 426
Session 2: Negotiation and Collaboration

Towards a Generic Negotiation Model for Intentional Agents (Abstract)

N. Mamede , INETI, Lisboa, Portugal
A.Q. Novais , INETI, Lisboa, Portugal
F. Lopes , INETI, Lisboa, Portugal
H. Coelho , INETI, Lisboa, Portugal
pp. 433

An Agent-Based Negotiation Model Supporting Transactions in Electronic Commerce (Abstract)

Yanchun Zhang , Univ. of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Qld., Australia
Zhongwei Zhang , Univ. of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Qld., Australia
B. Limthanmaphon , Univ. of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Qld., Australia
pp. 440

An Adaptable Human-Agent Collaboration Information System in Manufacturing (HACISM) (Abstract)

L. Janczewski , Dept. of Manage. Sci. & Inf. Syst., Auckland Univ., New Zealand
B.C.P. Tang , Dept. of Manage. Sci. & Inf. Syst., Auckland Univ., New Zealand
G.S. Loo , Dept. of Manage. Sci. & Inf. Syst., Auckland Univ., New Zealand
pp. 445
Session 3: Systems and Applications

Paradigma: Agent Implementation through Jini (Abstract)

M. Luck , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Warwick Univ., Coventry, UK
R. Ashri , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Warwick Univ., Coventry, UK
pp. 453

Guardian Agents to Support Student Group Projects (Abstract)

M. Beer , Liverpool Univ., UK
G. Staniford , Liverpool Univ., UK
J. Whatley , Liverpool Univ., UK
pp. 458

An Experimental Infrastructure for the Sharing of Knowledge on the Internet: The iOn Project (Abstract)

S. Shah , Div. of Comput. Syst., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore
C.L.T. Clement , Div. of Comput. Syst., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore
J.I.C. Gomes , Div. of Comput. Syst., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore
J. Nagarajan , Div. of Comput. Syst., Nanyang Technol. Univ., Singapore
pp. 463
Session 4: Agents & Databases

Agent Managed Multi Database System Design for the Stock Broking Domain (Abstract)

Sam-Yuan Sung , Sch. of Comput., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
M. Yap , Sch. of Comput., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
Hung-Keng Pung , Sch. of Comput., Nat. Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
pp. 471

Mobile Database Agents for Building Data Warehouses (Abstract)

W. Essmayr , Software Competence Center, Hagenberg, Austria
E. Weippl , Software Competence Center, Hagenberg, Austria
J. Altmann , Software Competence Center, Hagenberg, Austria
pp. 477

Financial Advisor Agent in a Multi-Agent Financial Trading System (Abstract)

Ee-Peng Lim , Sch. of Comput. Eng., Nanyang Technol. Inst., Singapore
V. Pandey , Sch. of Comput. Eng., Nanyang Technol. Inst., Singapore
Wee-Keong Ng , Sch. of Comput. Eng., Nanyang Technol. Inst., Singapore
pp. 482
W07: International Workshop on Management of Information on the Web -- Methodologies and Applications: MIW 2000

Information Self-Organization for Knowledge Discovery (Abstract)

Tao Feng , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Queen's Univ., Belfast, UK
F. Murtagh , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Queen's Univ., Belfast, UK
pp. 489

Performance Modelling and Metrics of Database-Backed Web Sites (Abstract)

Yuanling Zhu , SCISM, South Bank Univ., London, UK
K.J. Lu , SCISM, South Bank Univ., London, UK
pp. 494

One World under a Groove-Handling Internet Mapping as Music (Abstract)

D. Haskins , Sch. of Comput. & Inf. Syst., Kingston Univ., UK
pp. 499

Adaptive Automatic Classification on the Web (Abstract)

C. Jenkins , Sch. of Comput. Inf. Syst. & Math., South Bank Univ., London, UK
D. Inman , Sch. of Comput. Inf. Syst. & Math., South Bank Univ., London, UK
pp. 504
W08: Second International Workshop on Logical and Uncertainty Models for Information Systems

LUMIS 2000 (PDF)

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Session 1

A Semantical Twist to Syntactical Navigation (Abstract)

F. Grootjen , Computing Science Institute, University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands
pp. 523
Session 2

Retrieval Situations and Belief Change (Abstract)

D.E. Losada , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of A Corunna, Spain
A. Barreiro , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of A Corunna, Spain
pp. 531

Decision Support under Imperfections in Electronic Commerce (Abstract)

G. Lukacs , Inst. for Program Structures & Data Organ., Karlsruhe Univ., Germany
pp. 538

Building Bayesian Network-Based Information Retrieval Systems (Abstract)

J.M. Fernandez , Dept. de Ciencias de la Comput. e Inteligencia Artificial, Granada Univ., Spain
J.F. Huete , Dept. de Ciencias de la Comput. e Inteligencia Artificial, Granada Univ., Spain
L.M. de Campos , Dept. de Ciencias de la Comput. e Inteligencia Artificial, Granada Univ., Spain
pp. 543
Session 3

Resolution Spaces: A Topological Approach to Similarity (Abstract)

K. Georgatos , Dept. of Math., City Univ. of New York, NY, USA
pp. 553

The Organisation and Visualisation of Document Corpora: A Probabilistic Approach (Abstract)

M. Girolami , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Syst., Paisley Univ., UK
A. Vinokourov , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Syst., Paisley Univ., UK
A. Kaban , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Syst., Paisley Univ., UK
pp. 558

Risk Constraints in Agent Conflicts (Abstract)

M. Boman , Dept. of Comput. & Syst. Sci., Stockholm Univ., Sweden
L. Ekenberg , Dept. of Comput. & Syst. Sci., Stockholm Univ., Sweden
pp. 565
W09: Second International Workshop on Web-Based Information Visualization

WebVis 2000 (PDF)

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Session 1

Visualization of Spatio-Temporal Information in the Internet (Abstract)

N. Andrienko , German Nat. Res. Center for Inf. Technol., St. Augustin, Germany
P. Gatalsky , German Nat. Res. Center for Inf. Technol., St. Augustin, Germany
G. Andrienko , German Nat. Res. Center for Inf. Technol., St. Augustin, Germany
pp. 577

Evaluation of Different Visualizations of Web Search Results (Abstract)

T.M. Mann , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Konstanz Univ., Germany
H. Reiterer , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Konstanz Univ., Germany
pp. 586

Domain Name Based Visualization of Web Histories in a Zoomable User Interface (Abstract)

B. Shneiderman , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
B. Bederson , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
R. Gandhi , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
G. Kumar , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Maryland Univ., College Park, MD, USA
pp. 591
Session 2

The Aquarium: A Novel User Interface Metaphor for Large, Online Stores (Abstract)

D. Bryan , Centre for Strategic Technol. Res., Andersen Consulting, Northbrook, IL, USA
A. Gershman , Centre for Strategic Technol. Res., Andersen Consulting, Northbrook, IL, USA
pp. 601

A Visual Technique to Indicate Overall and Component Relevancy of Search-Engine Results (Abstract)

M. Jackson , Sch. of Comput. & Inf. Technol., Wolverhampton Polytech., UK
R. Singh Grewal , Sch. of Comput. & Inf. Technol., Wolverhampton Polytech., UK
J. Wallis , Sch. of Comput. & Inf. Technol., Wolverhampton Polytech., UK
P. Burden , Sch. of Comput. & Inf. Technol., Wolverhampton Polytech., UK
pp. 608
Session 3

"'Andreas, Rauber'? Conference Pages Are over There, German Documents on the Lower Left,.." -An "Old-Fashioned" Approach to Web Search Results Visualization (Abstract)

Harald Bina , Department of Software Technology, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria
Andreas Rauber , Department of Software Technology, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria
pp. 615

Image Retrieval System for Web: Webscope-CBIR (Abstract)

Pan Yun-He , Inst. of AI, Zhejiang Univ., China
Zhuang Yue-Ting , Inst. of AI, Zhejiang Univ., China
Wu Yi , Inst. of AI, Zhejiang Univ., China
pp. 620
W10: Third International Workshop on Parallel and Distributed Databases: Innovative Applications and New Architectures

PaDD 2000 (PDF)

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Session 1

Invited Address: An Overview of Parallel Query Optimization in Relational Systems (Abstract)

A. Hameurlain , Inst. de Recherche en Inf., Univ. Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France
F. Morvan , Inst. de Recherche en Inf., Univ. Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France
pp. 629

PPS-A Parallel Partition Sort Algorithm for Multiprocessor Database Systems (Abstract)

R.G. Johnson , Dept. of Comput. Sci., London Univ., UK
X. Zhao , Dept. of Comput. Sci., London Univ., UK
N.J. Martin , Dept. of Comput. Sci., London Univ., UK
pp. 635
Session 2

Query Scrambling in Distributed Multidatabase Systems (Abstract)

J.R. Getta , Sch. of Inf. Technol. & Comput. Sci., Wollongong Univ., NSW, Australia
pp. 647

A Semantic Framework for the Design of Data Distribution Schemes (Abstract)

J.A. Bakker , Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
pp. 653

Optimizing the parSOM Neural Network Implementation for Data Mining with Distributed Memory Systems and Cluster Computing (Abstract)

A. Rauber , Inst. of Software Technol., Vienna Univ. of Technol., Austria
D. Merkl , Inst. of Software Technol., Vienna Univ. of Technol., Austria
P. Tomsich , Inst. of Software Technol., Vienna Univ. of Technol., Austria
pp. 661
Session 3

A Comparative Study of Selected Parallel Video Servers (Abstract)

Klaus Breidler , Institute of Information Technology, University Klagenfurt
L. Böszörményi , Institute of Information Technology, University Klagenfurt
Harald Kosch , Institute of Information Technology, University Klagenfurt
pp. 669

CORBA, Web and Databases (Abstract)

H. Kosch , Inst. of Inf. Technol., Klagenfurt Univ., Austria
pp. 674
W11: International Workshop on Interacting with Databases: IDA 2000

Visualizing Multidimensional Raster Data with rView (Abstract)

P. Baumann , FORWISS, Munich, Germany
A. Dehmel , FORWISS, Munich, Germany
pp. 677

A General Purpose Architecture for Image Retrieval in Databases (Abstract)

Akebo Yamakami , State University of Campinas, SP, Brazil
Sahudy Montenegro González , State University of Campinas, SP, Brazil
pp. 686

A Metadata-Based Approach to Define a Standard to Visual Queries in GIS (Abstract)

Valéria Gonçalves Soares Elias , Empresa de Pesq. Agropec. do Rio G. do Norte
Ana Carolina Salgado , Federal University of Pernambuco
pp. 693

Interacting with Spatiotemporal Digital Libraries (Abstract)

Z. Kemp , Comput. Lab., Kent Univ., Canterbury, UK
C.S. Baptista , Comput. Lab., Kent Univ., Canterbury, UK
pp. 698

Integrating a Query Language for Structured and Semi-Structured Data and IR Techniques (Abstract)

D. Priebe , Database Res. Group, Rostock Univ., Germany
A. Heuer , Database Res. Group, Rostock Univ., Germany
pp. 703
W12: First International Workshop on Web-Agent Systems and Applications

WASA 2000 (PDF)

pp. null
Session 1: Agent Systems

An Agent Server for the Next Generation of Web Applications (Abstract)

G. Yamamoto , IBM Tokyo Res. Lab., Tokyo, Japan
H. Tai , IBM Tokyo Res. Lab., Tokyo, Japan
pp. 717

TRACE-An Adaptive Organizational Policy for MAS (Abstract)

S. Shaheen Fatima , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Hyderabad Univ., India
pp. 722

Mobile Agent-Based Distributed Geographic Information Systems under Internet Environment (Abstract)

Jihong Guan , Sch. of Inf., Wuhan Tech. Univ. of Surveying & Mapping, Wuhan, China
Shuigeng Zhou , Sch. of Inf., Wuhan Tech. Univ. of Surveying & Mapping, Wuhan, China
Aoying Zhou , Sch. of Inf., Wuhan Tech. Univ. of Surveying & Mapping, Wuhan, China
Fuling Bian , Sch. of Inf., Wuhan Tech. Univ. of Surveying & Mapping, Wuhan, China
pp. 727

A Multi-Agent System Architecture for Information Gathering (Abstract)

Elhadi Shakshuki , University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada
Hamada Ghenniwa , University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
Mohamed Kamel , University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada
pp. 732
Session 2: Agent Information Retrieval

Technical Perspective on the Heterogeneous Databases Interoperability (Abstract)

J. Saleh Ashir , Comput. Services Directorate, Central Stat. Organ., Bahrain
pp. 739

The Design and Application of Agent on Pattern Cooperative Design Environment (Abstract)

Chenglei Yang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Shandong Univ., Jinan, China
Changhe Tu , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Shandong Univ., Jinan, China
Bin Gong , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Shandong Univ., Jinan, China
Xiangxu Meng , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Shandong Univ., Jinan, China
Zhenyu Teng , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Shandong Univ., Jinan, China
pp. 753

Discovering Sequence Association Rules with User Access Transaction Grammars (Abstract)

Shi Wang , Inst. of Comput. Technol., Acad. Sinica, Beijing, China
Wen Gao , Inst. of Comput. Technol., Acad. Sinica, Beijing, China
Jintao Li , Inst. of Comput. Technol., Acad. Sinica, Beijing, China
pp. 757

A Taxonomy of Web Agents (Abstract)

P. de Bra , Free Univ., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Z. Huang , Free Univ., Amsterdam, Netherlands
A. Eliens , Free Univ., Amsterdam, Netherlands
A. van Ballegooij , Free Univ., Amsterdam, Netherlands
pp. 765

Services on the Net: An Agent Based Approach (Abstract)

G. Uma , SQL Star Int., Hyderabad, India
T. Siva Perraju , SQL Star Int., Hyderabad, India
pp. 770

Agent-Oriented Concepts to Foster the Automation of e-Business (Abstract)

W. Lamersdorf , Fachbereich Inf., Hamburg Univ., Germany
A. Bartelt , Fachbereich Inf., Hamburg Univ., Germany
pp. 775

A Componentware for Distributed Agent Collaboration (Abstract)

T.O. Lee , The Chinese University of Hong Kong,, Hong Kong, China
K.W. Ng , The Chinese University of Hong Kong,, Hong Kong, China
pp. 780
W13: International Workshop on Enterprise and Domain Engineering

DomE 2000 (PDF)

pp. null
Session 1: Invited Address

An Experience of Engineering Enterprise Data and Process Knowledge (Abstract)

V. De Antonellis , Dipartimento di Sci. dell'Inf., Milan Univ., Italy
S. Castano , Dipartimento di Sci. dell'Inf., Milan Univ., Italy
F. Maio , Dipartimento di Sci. dell'Inf., Milan Univ., Italy
M.G. Fugini , Dipartimento di Sci. dell'Inf., Milan Univ., Italy
pp. 789
Session 2

Combining and Adapting Process Patterns for Flexible Workflow (Abstract)

A. Macintosh , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Loughborough Univ. of Technol., UK
J. Stader , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Loughborough Univ. of Technol., UK
J. Moore , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Loughborough Univ. of Technol., UK
P. Chung , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Loughborough Univ. of Technol., UK
R. Inder , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Loughborough Univ. of Technol., UK
pp. 797

Analogical Reuse of Structural and Behavioural Aspects of Event-Based Object-Oriented Domain Models (Abstract)

G. Poels , MIS Group, Katholieke Univ., Leuven, Belgium
M. Snoeck , MIS Group, Katholieke Univ., Leuven, Belgium
pp. 802

A Business Object Oriented Layered Enterprise Architecture (Abstract)

Apostolis Karakaxas , Inlecom Systems Ltd.
Vassilis Zografos , Inlecom Systems Ltd.
pp. 807
Session 3

Exploiting Enterprise Knowledge through Domain Analysis and Frameworks: An Experimental Work (Abstract)

A. Galdiolo , RE.SI.CO., Padova, Italy
A. Valerio , RE.SI.CO., Padova, Italy
G. Cardino , RE.SI.CO., Padova, Italy
P. Galfione , RE.SI.CO., Padova, Italy
pp. 813

A Framework of Patterns for the Banking Sector (Abstract)

P. Kardasis , Department of Computation, UMIST, Manchester, UK
N. Prekas , Department of Computation, UMIST, Manchester, UK
P. Loucopoulos , Department of Computation, UMIST, Manchester, UK
pp. 818

Domain Knowledge Evolution in Business and IT System Change (Abstract)

N. Amin , Dept. of Comput., Open Univ., Milton Keynes, UK
P. Hall , Dept. of Comput., Open Univ., Milton Keynes, UK
pp. 823
Session 4

Using Ontologies for Domain Information Retrieval (Abstract)

R.M.M. Braga , COPPE, Fed.. Univ. of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
C.M.L. Werner , COPPE, Fed.. Univ. of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
M. Mattoso , COPPE, Fed.. Univ. of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
pp. 836

Knowledge Focused Bid Price Setting Process (Abstract)

V. Papaioannou , Decision Technol. Group, Univ. of Manchester Inst. of Sci. & Technol., UK
N. Cassaigne , Decision Technol. Group, Univ. of Manchester Inst. of Sci. & Technol., UK
pp. 841
W14: International Workshop on Advanced Spatial Data Management: ASDM 2000

Spatio-Temporal Databases: Contentions, Components and Consolidation (Abstract)

A.A.A. Fernandes , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Manchester Univ., UK
T. Griffiths , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Manchester Univ., UK
N.W. Paton , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Manchester Univ., UK
pp. 851

The SBS: An Efficient Index Structure for Spatial Database Applications (Abstract)

F. Fotouhi , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Wayne State Univ., Detroit, MI, USA
A. Al-Badameh , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Wayne State Univ., Detroit, MI, USA
pp. 856

Decomposing Spatial Databases and Applications (Abstract)

P. Di Felice , Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettrica, L'Aquila Univ., Italy
D. Frigioni , Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettrica, L'Aquila Univ., Italy
S. Cicerone , Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettrica, L'Aquila Univ., Italy
pp. 861

Interacting with Geographic Databases: A Focus+Context Approach (Abstract)

D. Frigioni , Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettrica, L'Aquila Univ., Italy
S. Cicerone , Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettrica, L'Aquila Univ., Italy
L. Tarantino , Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettrica, L'Aquila Univ., Italy
pp. 869

Consistent Queries over Cardinal Directions Across Different Levels of Detail (Abstract)

M.J. Egenhofer , Nat. Center for Geogr. Inf. & Anal., Maine Univ., Orono, ME, USA
R.K. Goyal , Nat. Center for Geogr. Inf. & Anal., Maine Univ., Orono, ME, USA
pp. 876

Efficient Index Structures for Spatio-Temporal Objects (Abstract)

C. Kleiner , Inst. fur Inf., Hannover Univ., Germany
U.W. Lipeck , Inst. fur Inf., Hannover Univ., Germany
pp. 881

A Parallel Spatial Join Framework Using PMR-Quadtrees (Abstract)

C. Esperanca , Dept. of Comput. Sci., UFRJ, Brazil
A.A.B. Lima , Dept. of Comput. Sci., UFRJ, Brazil
M. Mattoso , Dept. of Comput. Sci., UFRJ, Brazil
pp. 889

Managing Large Terrain Data Sets with a Multiresolution Structure (Abstract)

P. Magillo , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Genova Univ., Italy
V. Bertocci , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Genova Univ., Italy
pp. 894

Temporal Reasoning in Geographical Information Systems (Abstract)

A. Raffaeta , Dipartimento di Inf., Pisa Univ., Italy
C. Renso , Dipartimento di Inf., Pisa Univ., Italy
pp. 899

Summarizing Video Datasets in the Spatiotemporal Domain (Abstract)

P. Partsinevelos , Dept. of Spatial Inf. Eng., Maine Univ., Orono, ME, USA
P. Doucette , Dept. of Spatial Inf. Eng., Maine Univ., Orono, ME, USA
A. Stefanidis , Dept. of Spatial Inf. Eng., Maine Univ., Orono, ME, USA
P. Agouris , Dept. of Spatial Inf. Eng., Maine Univ., Orono, ME, USA
pp. 906

On 3D Topological Relationships (Abstract)

S. Zlatanova , Dept. of Geodesy, Delft Univ. of Technol., Netherlands
pp. 913
W15: Fourth International Workshop on Query Processing and Multimedia Issues in Distributed Systems

QPMIDS 2000 (PDF)

pp. null
Session 1: Query Processing and Multimedia Issues for Distributed Systems

Mobile Agent Applications in a Distributive Interactive Virtual Environment: The Happy Paradise (HAPA) (Abstract)

G.S.L. Loo , Dept. of Manage. Sci. & Inf. Syst., Auckland Univ., New Zealand
B.C.P. Tang , Dept. of Manage. Sci. & Inf. Syst., Auckland Univ., New Zealand
D.H.S. Ly , Dept. of Manage. Sci. & Inf. Syst., Auckland Univ., New Zealand
pp. 925

A Sound Algorithm for Region-Based Image Retrieval Using an Index (Abstract)

M. Patella , Bologna Univ., Italy
P. Ciaccia , Bologna Univ., Italy
I. Bartolini , Bologna Univ., Italy
pp. 930

Copyright Protection of Cultural Heritage Multimedia Data through Digital Watermarking Techniques (Abstract)

M. Wada , Dipt. di Elettronica e Telecomicazioni, Firenze Univ., Italy
A. Piva , Dipt. di Elettronica e Telecomicazioni, Firenze Univ., Italy
A. De Rosa , Dipt. di Elettronica e Telecomicazioni, Firenze Univ., Italy
R. Caldelli , Dipt. di Elettronica e Telecomicazioni, Firenze Univ., Italy
F. Bartolini , Dipt. di Elettronica e Telecomicazioni, Firenze Univ., Italy
M. Barni , Dipt. di Elettronica e Telecomicazioni, Firenze Univ., Italy
V. Cappellini , Dipt. di Elettronica e Telecomicazioni, Firenze Univ., Italy
pp. 935

Description and Retrieval Across Multiple Media Formats (Abstract)

E.A. Kemp , Inst. of Inf. Sci. & Technol., Massey Univ., Palmerston North, New Zealand
E. Heinrich , Inst. of Inf. Sci. & Technol., Massey Univ., Palmerston North, New Zealand
pp. 940
W16: The Second International Workshop on the Requirements Engineering Process – Innovative Techniques, Models, Tools to Support to RE Process

REP 2000 (PDF)

pp. null
Session 1: Collaboration in Requirements Engineering

Combining Strategy and Deliberation in the Requirements Engineering Process (Abstract)

N. Prekas , Dept. of Comput., Univ. of Manchester Inst. of Sci. & Technol., UK
P. Loucopoulos , Dept. of Comput., Univ. of Manchester Inst. of Sci. & Technol., UK
pp. 949

Collaborative Requirements Negotiation with EasyWinWin (Abstract)

P. Gruenbacher , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
pp. 954
Session 2: Managing Requirements Evolution

Requirements Lifecycle Management and Release Planning in Market-Driven Requirements Engineering Processes (Abstract)

P. Carlshamre , Res. & Innovation, Ericsson Radio Syst., Linkoping, Sweden
B. Regnell , Res. & Innovation, Ericsson Radio Syst., Linkoping, Sweden
pp. 961

A Requirements Engineering Process Model Based on Defaults and Revisions (Abstract)

D. Zowghi , Fac. of Inf. Technol., Univ. of Technol., Sydney, NSW, Australia
pp. 966
Session 3: Engineering the REP

A Flexible Requirements Process (Abstract)

A.T. Berztiss , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Pittsburgh Univ., PA, USA
pp. 973

Analyzing Requirements Engineering Processes: A Case Study (Abstract)

K. Pohl , Res. & Technol., DaimlerChrysler AG, Ulm, Germany
F. Houdek , Res. & Technol., DaimlerChrysler AG, Ulm, Germany
pp. 983
Session 4: Using Scenarios in Requirements Engineering

Fitting Scenarios to the Requirements Process (Abstract)

K. Cox , Empirical Software Eng. Res. Group, Bournemouth Univ., UK
pp. 995
W17: Workshop on Negotiations in Electronic Markets - Beyond Price Discovery -- E-Negotiations

A Classification Framework of Multidimensional, Multi-Unit Procurement Negotiations (Abstract)

M. Bichler , Dept. of Inf. Syst., Vienna Univ. of Econ. & Bus. Adm., Austria
H. Werthner , Dept. of Inf. Syst., Vienna Univ. of Econ. & Bus. Adm., Austria
pp. 1003

An Internet-Based Procedure for Reverse Auctions Combining Aspects of Negotiations and Auctions (Abstract)

A. Zaitsev , Dept. of Manage., New Mexico State Univ., Las Cruces, NM, USA
J. Wallenius , Dept. of Manage., New Mexico State Univ., Las Cruces, NM, USA
J. Teich , Dept. of Manage., New Mexico State Univ., Las Cruces, NM, USA
H. Wallenius , Dept. of Manage., New Mexico State Univ., Las Cruces, NM, USA
pp. 1010

A Conceptual Architecture for a Combined Negotiation Support System (Abstract)

R.K. Keller , Dept. d'Inf. et de Recherche Oper., Montreal Univ., Que., Canada
M. Benyoucef , Dept. d'Inf. et de Recherche Oper., Montreal Univ., Que., Canada
pp. 1015

A Framework for Electronic Negotiations Based on Adjusted-Winner Mediation (Abstract)

M. Strobel , IBM Zurich Res. Lab., Ruschlikon, Switzerland
pp. 1020

Genetic Algorithms for Automated Negotiations: A FSM-Based Application Approach (Abstract)

M.T. Tu , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Hamburg Univ., Germany
E. Wolff , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Hamburg Univ., Germany
W. Lamersdorf , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Hamburg Univ., Germany
pp. 1029

On Fuzzy e-Negotiation Agents: Autonomous Negotiation with Incomplete and Imprecise Information (Abstract)

V. Bui , Math. & Inf. Sci., CSIRO, Carlton, Australia
R. Kowalczyk , Math. & Inf. Sci., CSIRO, Carlton, Australia
pp. 1034

Negotiating for Software Services (Abstract)

P. Allen , IT Innovation Syst., Southampton, UK
M. Surridge , IT Innovation Syst., Southampton, UK
M. Addis , IT Innovation Syst., Southampton, UK
pp. 1039
W18: Workshop on Legal Information Systems and Applications

LISA 2000 (PDF)

pp. null
Session 1: Knowledge Based Systems

Automatic Version Management of Legislation: The Agora-Lex Project (Abstract)

M. Logghe , Interdisciplinary Centre for Law & Inf. Technol., Katholieke Univ., Leuven, Belgium
K. Van de Kerchove , Interdisciplinary Centre for Law & Inf. Technol., Katholieke Univ., Leuven, Belgium
M.F. Moens , Interdisciplinary Centre for Law & Inf. Technol., Katholieke Univ., Leuven, Belgium
pp. 1051

An Experiment in Discovering Association Rules in the Legal Domain (Abstract)

T. Bench-Capon , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Liverpool Univ., UK
P. Leng , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Liverpool Univ., UK
F. Coenen , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Liverpool Univ., UK
pp. 1056

Structuring Legal Knowledge on Data Protection: The EU-Data Protection Research Project DAPRO (Abstract)

W. Kilian , Inst. of Legal Inf., Hanover Univ., Germany
D. Funkat , Inst. of Legal Inf., Hanover Univ., Germany
pp. 1061
Session 2: Modeling of Contracts and Arguments

DocLog: An Electronic Contract Representation Language (Abstract)

Yao-Hua Tan , Erasmus Univ., Rotterdam, Netherlands
W. Thoen , Erasmus Univ., Rotterdam, Netherlands
pp. 1069

Modelling Legal Contracts as Processes (Abstract)

A. Daskalopulu , Dept. of Comput., King's Coll., London, UK
pp. 1074

A Multi-Agent Legal Argument Generator (Abstract)

M. Allen , LIAL-Legal Inf., Liverpool, UK
T. Bench-Capon , LIAL-Legal Inf., Liverpool, UK
G. Staniford , LIAL-Legal Inf., Liverpool, UK
pp. 1080
Session 3: Conceptual Information Retrieval

Some Remarks on Vector Representations of Legal Documents (Abstract)

D. Merkl , Inst. of Public Int. Law, Wien Univ., Austria
A. Rauber , Inst. of Public Int. Law, Wien Univ., Austria
E. Schweighofer , Inst. of Public Int. Law, Wien Univ., Austria
pp. 1087
W19: First International Workshop on Theory and Applications of Knowledge Management

TAKMA 2000 (PDF)

pp. null
Session 1

Knowledge-Based Support Services: Monitoring and Adaptation (Abstract)

K.A. Delic , Hewlett-Packard Corp., USA
U. Dayal , Hewlett-Packard Corp., USA
pp. 1097

Knowledge and Workflow Systems (Abstract)

A.T. Berztiss , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Pittsburgh Univ., PA, USA
pp. 1102
Session 2

Combining Inductive and Deductive Inference in Knowledge Management Tasks (Abstract)

A.A.A. Fernandes , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Manchester Univ., UK
pp. 1109

Information Exchange for Effective Knowledge Management: A Translation Service Using Process Specification Language (Abstract)

P. Kanellis , Dept. of Inf., Athens Univ., Greece
D. Martakos , Dept. of Inf., Athens Univ., Greece
C. Vassiliou , Dept. of Inf., Athens Univ., Greece
pp. 1115
Session 3

Structuring the Web (Abstract)

V. Carchiolo , Istituto di Inf. e Telecommun., Catania Univ., Italy
M. Malgeri , Istituto di Inf. e Telecommun., Catania Univ., Italy
A. Longheu , Istituto di Inf. e Telecommun., Catania Univ., Italy
pp. 1123

When Knowledge becomes Information: A case of Mistaken Identity (Abstract)

R. Kay , Univ. of Western Sydney, NSW, Australia
D. Cecez-Kecmanovic , Univ. of Western Sydney, NSW, Australia
pp. 1128

Towards a People-Oriented Knowledge Management Environment (Abstract)

V. Dignum , NOTION, Nyenrode Univ., Achmea, Netherlands
pp. 1134
Session 4

Processes-Collaboration-Norms-Knowledge: Signposts for Administrative Application Development (Abstract)

R. Traunmuller , Inst. of Appl. Comput. Sci., Linz Univ., Austria
M. Wimmer , Inst. of Appl. Comput. Sci., Linz Univ., Austria
pp. 1141

SPID-ER: a Telematic Approach to Build Project Memories (Abstract)

G. Resch , Inst. for Appl. Knowledge Process., Linz Univ., Austria
T. Luckeneder , Inst. for Appl. Knowledge Process., Linz Univ., Austria
E. Schaumlechner , Inst. for Appl. Knowledge Process., Linz Univ., Austria
pp. 1146
Paper from DEXA 1999: W03: Similarity Search (IWOSS'99)

A Similarity Evaluation Technique for Data Mining with an Ensemble of Classifiers (Abstract)

S. Punronen , Jyvaskyla Univ., Finland
V. Terziyan , Jyvaskyla Univ., Finland
pp. 1155

Author Index (PDF)

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