Conceptual Modeling – ER 2010

29th International Conference on Conceptual Modeling, Vancouver, BC, Canada, November 1-4, 2010. Proceedings

  • Jeffrey Parsons
  • Motoshi Saeki
  • Peretz Shoval
  • Carson Woo
  • Yair Wand
Conference proceedings ER 2010

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6412)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Business Process Modeling

    1. Sergey Smirnov, Remco Dijkman, Jan Mendling, Mathias Weske
      Pages 1-14
    2. Kevin Wilkinson, Alkis Simitsis, Malu Castellanos, Umeshwar Dayal
      Pages 15-30
    3. Fabiano Dalpiaz, Amit K. Chopra, Paolo Giorgini, John Mylopoulos
      Pages 31-45
  3. Requirements Engineering and Modeling 1

  4. Requirements Engineering and Modeling 2

    1. Alberto Siena, Giampaolo Armellin, Gianluca Mameli, John Mylopoulos, Anna Perini, Angelo Susi
      Pages 90-103
    2. Elena Kornyshova, Rébecca Deneckère
      Pages 104-117
    3. Neil A. Ernst, John Mylopoulos, Alex Borgida, Ivan J. Jureta
      Pages 118-131
  5. Data Evolution and Adaptation

    1. Anthony Cleve, Anne-France Brogneaux, Jean-Luc Hainaut
      Pages 132-145
    2. James F. Terwilliger, Philip A. Bernstein, Adi Unnithan
      Pages 146-159
    3. Jun Liu, Mark Roantree, Zohra Bellahsene
      Pages 160-173
  6. Operations on Spatio-temporal Data

    1. Alessandro Artale, Roman Kontchakov, Vladislav Ryzhikov, Michael Zakharyaschev
      Pages 174-187
    2. Angelica Garcia Gutierrez, Peter Baumann
      Pages 188-201
    3. Norbert Baumgartner, Wolfgang Gottesheim, Stefan Mitsch, Werner Retschitzegger, Wieland Schwinger
      Pages 202-218
  7. Model Abstraction, Feature Modeling, and Filtering

    1. Brian Henderson-Sellers, Cesar Gonzalez-Perez
      Pages 219-232
    2. Lamia Abo Zaid, Frederic Kleinermann, Olga De Troyer
      Pages 233-246
    3. Antonio Villegas, Antoni Olivé
      Pages 247-260
  8. Integration and Composition

    1. Fabien Duchateau, Zohra Bellahsene
      Pages 261-273

Other volumes

  1. Conceptual Modeling – ER 2010
    29th International Conference on Conceptual Modeling, Vancouver, BC, Canada, November 1-4, 2010. Proceedings
  2. ER 2010 Workshops ACM-L, CMLSA, CMS, DE@ER, FP-UML, SeCoGIS, WISM, Vancouver, BC, Canada, November 1-4, 2010. Proceedings

About these proceedings


th This publication comprises the proceedings of the 29 International Conference on Conceptual Modeling (ER 2010), which was held this year in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Conceptual modeling can be considered as lying at the confluence of the three main aspects of information technology applications –– the world of the stakeholders and users, the world of the developers, and the technologies available to them. C- ceptual models provide abstractions of various aspects related to the development of systems, such as the application domain, user needs, database design, and software specifications. These models are used to analyze and define user needs and system requirements, to support communications between stakeholders and developers, to provide the basis for systems design, and to document the requirements for and the design rationale of developed systems. Because of their role at the junction of usage, development, and technology, c- ceptual models can be very important to the successful development and deployment of IT applications. Therefore, the research and development of methods, techniques, tools and languages that can be used in the process of creating, maintaining, and using conceptual models is of great practical and theoretical importance. Such work is c- ducted in academia, research institutions, and industry. Conceptual modeling is now applied in virtually all areas of IT applications, and spans varied domains such as organizational information systems, systems that include specialized data for spatial, temporal, and multimedia applications, and biomedical applications.


Requirements Engineering Simulation classification complexity compliance checking consistency data evolution design feature modeling modeling programming query answering satisfiability software modeling spatio-temporal data

Editors and affiliations

  • Jeffrey Parsons
    • 1
  • Motoshi Saeki
    • 2
  • Peretz Shoval
    • 3
  • Carson Woo
    • 4
  • Yair Wand
    • 4
  1. 1.Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John’sCanada
  2. 2.Dept. of Computer ScienceTokyo Institute of TechnologyTokyoJapan
  3. 3.Department of Information Systems EngineeringBen-Gurion University of the NegevBeer-ShevaIsrael
  4. 4.Department of Management Information SystemsUniversity of British Columbia, Sauder School of BusinessVancouverCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2010
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-16372-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-16373-9
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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