32nd International Conference on Conceptual Modeling (ER 2013)
Hong Kong
Accepted Papers

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Big DataConceptual Modeling to the Rescue

    David W. Embley and Stephen W. Liddle

Big Data and Enterprise Analytics

    Surajit Chaudhuri

Whats up in Business Intelligence? A contextual and knowledge-based perspective

    Marie-Aude Aufaure


Modeling and Reasoning with Decision-Theoretic Goals

    Sotirios Liaskos, Shakil Khan, Mikhail Soutchanski and John Mylopoulos

TBIM: A Language for Modeling and Reasoning about Business Plans

    Fabiano Francesconi, Fabiano Dalpiaz and John Mylopoulos

Automated Reasoning for Regulatory Compliance

    Alberto Siena, Silvia Ingolfo, Anna Perini, Angelo Susi and John Mylopoulos


Is Traditional Conceptual Modeling Becoming Obsolete?

    Roman Lukyanenko and Jerey Parsons

Cognitive Mechanisms of Conceptual Modelling: How Do People Do It?

    Ilona Wilmont, Sytse Hengeveld, Erik Barendsen and Stijn Hoppenbrouwers

A semantic analysis of shared references

    Roland Kaschek

Are Conceptual Models Concept Models?

    Chris Partridge, Cesar Gonzalez-Perez and Brian Henderson-Sellers


Visual Modeling and Semantics of Business Process Compliance Rules with the Support of Multiple Perspectives

    David Knuplesch, Manfred Reichert, Linh Thao Ly, Akhil Kumar and Stefanie Rinderle-Ma

Deciding Data Object Relevance for Business Process Model Abstraction

    Josefine Harzmann, Andreas Meyer and Mathias Weske

Matching Business Process Models Using Positional Passage-based Language Models

    Matthias Weidlich, Eitam Sheetrit, Moises C. Branco and Avigdor Gal

Towards an Empirically Grounded Conceptual Model for Business Process Compliance

    Martin Schultz


Improving Business Process Intelligence with Object State Transition Events

    Nico Herzberg, Andreas Meyer, Oleh Khovalko and Mathias Weske

A Conceptual Model of Intended Learning Outcomes Supporting Curriculum Development

    Preecha Tangworakitthaworn, Lester Gilbert and Gary B Wills

Cost-Informed Operational Process Support

    Moe Wynn, Hajo Reijers, Michael Adams, Chun Ouyang, Arthur Ter Hofstede, Wil van der Aalst, Michael Rosemann and Zahirul Hoque


Automating the adaptation of evolving data-intensive ecosystems

    Petros Manousis, Panos Vassiliadis and George Papastefanatos

sonSchema: A Conceptual Schema for Social Networks

    Zhifeng Bao, Y.C. Tay and Jingbo Zhou

Minimizing Human Effort in Reconciling Match Networks

    Quoc Viet Hung Nguyen, Tri Kurniawan Wijaya, Zoltan Miklos, KarlAberer, Eliezer Levy, Victor Shafran, Avigdor Gal and Matthias Weidlich


Effective Recognition and Visualization of Semantic Requirements by Perfect SQL Samples

    Van Le, Sebastian Link and Flavio Ferrarotti

A Semantic Approach to Keyword Search over Relational Databases

    Zhong Zeng, Zhifeng Bao, Mong Li Lee and Tok Wang Ling

Semantic-Based Mappings

    Giansalvatore Mecca, Guillem Rull, Donatello Santoro and Ernest Teniente


Managing Security Requirements Conflicts in Socio-Technical Systems

    Elda Paja, Fabiano Dalpiaz and Paolo Giorgini

Optimising Conceptual Data Models through Profiling in Object Databases

    Tilmann Zaschke, Stefania Leone, Tobias Gmunder and Moira Norrie

Skyline Queries over Incomplete Data - Error Models for Focused Crowd-Sourcing

    Christoph Lofi, Kinda El Maarry and Wolf-Tilo Balke


Toward an ontology-driven unifying metamodel for UML Class Diagrams, EER, and ORM2

    C. Maria Keet and Pablo Fillottrani

Towards Ontological Foundations for the Conceptual Modeling of Events

    Giancarlo Guizzardi, Gerd Wagner, Ricardo Falbo, Joao Paulo Almeida and Renata Guizzardi

Baquara: A Holistic Ontological Framework for Movement Analysis with Linked Data

    Renato Fileto, Marcelo Kruger, Nikos Pelekis, Yannis Theodoridis and Chiara Renso


From Structure-based to Semantics-based: Effective XML Keyword Search

    Thuy Ngoc Le, Huayu Wu, Tok Wang Ling, Luochen Li and Jiaheng Lu

Combining Personalization and Groupization to Enhance Web search

    Kenneth Wai-Ting Leung, Dik Lun Lee and Yuchen Liu

Colored Petri Nets for Integrating the Data Perspective in Process Audits

    Michael Werner


Former Students' Perception of Improvement Potential of Conceptual Modeling in Practice

    Albert Tort, Antoni Olive and Joan Antoni Pastor

Conceptual Modeling for Ambient Assistance

    Judith Michael and Heinrich C. Mayr

Empirical evaluation of the quality of conceptual models based on user perceptions: a case study in the transport domain

    Daniela S. Cruzes, Audun Vennesland and Marit K. Natvig


Towards the effective use of traceability in Model-Driven Engineering projects

    Ivan Santiago, Juan Manuel Vara, Mara Valeria De Castro and Esperanza Marcos

Modeling Citizen-centric Services in Smart Cities

    Sandeep Purao, Teo Chin Seng and Alfred Wu

Representing and Elaborating Quality Requirements: The QRA Approach

    Jie Sun, Pericles Loucopoulos and Liping Zhao

Towards a Strategy-Oriented Value Modeling Language: Identifying Strategic Elements of the VDML Meta-Model

    Ben Roelens and Geert Poels


Ontological Distinctions Between Means-End and Contribution Links in the i* Framework

    Renata Guizzardi, Xavier Franch, Giancarlo Guizzardi and Roel Wieringa

Applying the Principles of an Ontological-based approach to a Conceptual Schema of Human Genome

    Ana M. Martinez Ferrandis, Oscar Pastor Lopez and Gincarlo Guizzardi

Ontologies for International Standards for Software Engineering

    Brian Henderson-Sellers, Tom Mcbride, Graham Low and Cesar Gonzalez-Perez

On the symbiosis between Enterprise Modelling and Ontology Engineering

    Frederik Gailly, Sven Casteleyn and Nadejda Alkhaldi


sonSQL: An extensible relational DBMS for social network start-ups

    Zhifeng Bao, Jingbo Zhou and Y.C. Tay

OntoDBench: Interactively Benchmarking Ontology Storage in a Database

    Stephane Jean, Ladjel Bellatreche, Carlos Ordonnez, Geraud Fokou and Mickael Baron

Specifying and Reasoning over Socio-Technical Security Requirements with STS-Tool

    Elda Paja, Fabiano Dalpiaz, Mauro Poggianella, Pierluigi Roberti and Paolo Giorgini

Lightweight Conceptual Modeling for Crowdsourcing

    Roman Lukyanenko and Jeffrey Parsons