Mapping BPMN Processes to Organization Centered Multi-Agent Systems to Help Assess Crisis Models

  • Nguyen Tuan Thanh LeEmail author
  • Chihab Hanachi
  • Serge Stinckwich
  • Tuong Vinh Ho
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9329)


Coordination is one of the most important issues in order to reduce the damage caused by a crisis. To analyze the efficiency of a coordination plan, a BPMN (Business Process Modeling Notation version 2.0) model is usually used to capture the processes of activities and messages exchanged between the actors involved in a crisis, while an OCMAS (Organization Centered Multi-Agent System) model is used to represent the roles, their interactions and the organizational structures. In this paper, we describe a proposal that allows to perform an automatic transformation between BPMN and OCMAS models of the same coordination plan. The proposal is illustrated through a coordination plan of a tsunami evacuation.


Coordination representation Process mapping Process assessment Organization centered multi-agent system Crisis management 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nguyen Tuan Thanh Le
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Chihab Hanachi
    • 3
  • Serge Stinckwich
    • 4
    • 5
    • 6
  • Tuong Vinh Ho
    • 4
    • 5
    • 7
  1. 1.IRIT LaboratoryUniversity Paul Sabatier Toulouse IIIToulouseFrance
  2. 2.University of Science and Technology of HanoiHanoiVietnam
  3. 3.IRIT LaboratoryUniversity of Toulouse IToulouseFrance
  4. 4.IRD, UMI 209, UMMISCO, IRD France NordBondyFrance
  5. 5.Sorbonne Universités, Univ. Paris 06, UMI 209, UMMISCOParisFrance
  6. 6.Université de Caen Basse-NormandieCaenFrance
  7. 7.Institute Francophone InternationalVietnam National UniversityHanoiVietnam

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