Knowledge Management, Information Systems, E-Learning, and Sustainability Research

Third World Summit on the Knowledge Society, WSKS 2010, Corfu, Greece, September 22-24, 2010. Proceedings, Part I

  • Miltiadis D. Lytras
  • Patricia Ordonez De Pablos
  • Adrian Ziderman
  • Alan Roulstone
  • Hermann Maurer
  • Jonathan B. Imber
Conference proceedings WSKS 2010

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-16318-0

Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 111)

Table of contents (76 papers)

  1. Front Matter
  2. Generic Competences for the IT Knowledge Workers: A Study from the Field
    Ricardo Colomo-Palacios, Fernando Cabezas-Isla, Ángel García-Crespo, Pedro Soto-Acosta
    Pages 1-7
  3. Ontology-Based Modelling of Ocean Satellite Images
    Jesús M. Almendros-Jiménez, José A. Piedra, Manuel Cantón
    Pages 8-12
  4. Use of the Question and Test Specification to Define Adaptive Test
    Hector Barbosa, Francisco Jose García-Peñalvo, Maria Jose Rodríguez-Conde
    Pages 13-21
  5. A Survey on Ontology Metrics
    Juan García, Francisco Jose’ García-Peñalvo, Roberto Therón
    Pages 22-27
  6. LONS: Learning Object Negotiation System
    Antonio García, Eva García, Luis de-Marcos, José-Javier Martínez, José-María Gutiérrez, José-Antonio Gutiérrez et al.
    Pages 41-50
  7. Knowledge Services for Knowledge Workers
    Dehua Ju, Beijun Shen
    Pages 51-59
  8. Towards an Ontology for the Description of Learning Resources on Disaster Risk Reduction
    Thomas Zschocke, Juan Carlos Villagrán de León
    Pages 60-74
  9. Designing an Instrument to Measure the QoS of a Spanish Virtual Store
    Beatriz Sainz de Abajo, Isabel de la Torre Díez, Enrique García Salcines, Javier Burón Fernández, Francisco Díaz Pernas, Miguel López Coronado et al.
    Pages 75-82
  10. An Infrastructure Approach for the Evaluation of E-Learning
    Bernhard Ertl, Katharina Ebner, Kathy Kikis-Papadakis
    Pages 98-104
  11. Metadata and Ontologies in Learning Resources Design
    Christian Vidal C., Alejandra Segura Navarrete, Víctor Menéndez D., Alfredo Zapata Gonzalez, Manuel Prieto M.
    Pages 105-114
  12. Open Integrated Personal Learning Environment: Towards a New Conception of the ICT-Based Learning Processes
    Miguel Ángel Conde, Francisco José García-Peñalvo, Marià José Casany, Marc Alier Forment
    Pages 115-124
  13. An Assessment of Node Classification Accuracy in Social Networks Using Label-Dependent Feature Extraction
    Tomasz Kajdanowicz, Przemysław Kazienko, Piotr Doskocz, Krzysztof Litwin
    Pages 125-130
  14. PRIOR-WK&E: Social Software for Policy Making in the Knowledge Society
    Alberto Turón, Juan Aguarón, María Teresa Escobar, Carolina Gallardo, José María Moreno-Jiménez, José Luis Salazar
    Pages 139-149
  15. Learning Assessment Using Wikis: Integrated or LMS Independent?
    Marc Alier Forment, Xavier De Pedro, Maria Jose Casañ, Jordi Piguillem, Nikolas Galanis
    Pages 150-158
  16. How to Analyze Company Using Social Network?
    Sebastian Palus, Piotr Bródka, Przemysław Kazienko
    Pages 159-164

Other volumes

  1. Knowledge Management, Information Systems, E-Learning, and Sustainability Research
    Third World Summit on the Knowledge Society, WSKS 2010, Corfu, Greece, September 22-24, 2010. Proceedings, Part I
  2. Organizational, Business, and Technological Aspects of the Knowledge Society
    Third World Summit on the Knowledge Society, WSKS 2010, Corfu, Greece, September 22-24, 2010. Proceedings, Part II

About these proceedings


It is a great pleasure to share with you the Springer CCIS 111 proceedings of the Third World Summit on the Knowledge Society––WSKS 2010––that was organized by the International Scientific Council for the Knowledge Society, and supported by the Open Research Society, NGO, ( and the Int- national Journal of the Knowledge Society Research, (, and took place in Aquis Corfu Holiday Palace Hotel, on Corfu island, Greece, September 22–24, 2010. The Third World Summit on the Knowledge Society (WSKS 2010) was an inter- tional scientific event devoted to promoting the dialogue on the main aspects of the knowledge society towards a better world for all. The multidimensional economic and social crisis of the last couple years brings to the fore the need to discuss in depth new policies and strategies for a human-centric developmental process in the global c- text. This annual summit brings together key stakeholders of knowledge society dev- opment worldwide, from academia, industry, government, policy makers, and active citizens to look at the impact and prospects of it information technology, and the knowledge-based era it is creating, on key facets of living, working, learning, innovating, and collaborating in today’s hyper-complex world.


Collaborative Learning Design E-Commerce Quality of Service (QoS) Social Media Social Software Usability Web 3.0 cultural heritage e-business e-government e-learning information technology learning object robot

Editors and affiliations

  • Miltiadis D. Lytras
    • 1
  • Patricia Ordonez De Pablos
    • 2
  • Adrian Ziderman
    • 3
  • Alan Roulstone
    • 4
  • Hermann Maurer
    • 5
  • Jonathan B. Imber
    • 6
  1. 1.The American College of GreeceAthensGreece
  2. 2.University of OviedoSpain
  3. 3.Bar-Ilan UniversityRamat GanIsrael
  4. 4.De Montfort UniversityLeicesterUK
  5. 5.Institute for Information Systems and Computer MediaGraz University of TechnologyGrazAustria
  6. 6.Wellesley CollegeWellesleyUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2010
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-16317-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-16318-0
  • Series Print ISSN 1865-0929
  • Series Online ISSN 1865-0937