Phenomenological Ontology Guided Conceptual Modeling for Enterprise Information Systems

  • Tomas JonssonEmail author
  • Håkan Enquist
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11158)


In model driven Enterprise Information Systems (EIS) conceptual ER models are fundamental. We demonstrate how a phenomenological modeling ontology for conceptual models assists in creating meaningful, auto generated EIS. Application of the phenomenological ontology on conceptual modeling is shown in a graphical, easy-to-use CASE tool, CoreWEB, which support both editing of models and generating user interfaces for consistent manipulation of instance data. A visual and easy-to-grasp demonstration of conceptual modeling with live generation of EIS should be a welcome holistic complement to specialized, focused, in-depth presentations. Audience at all levels find food for thought and inspiration to continue to explore conceptual modeling in general and phenomena oriented approaches with systems generation in particular.


Semantic modeling Ontology Model driven systems 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Genicore ABGöteborgSweden
  2. 2.Department of Applied ITUniversity of GothenburgGothenburgSweden

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