Knowledge-Based Virtual Organizations for the E-Decisional Community

  • Leonardo Mancilla-Amaya
  • Cesar Sanín
  • Edward Szczerbicki
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6277)


Virtual Organizations (VOs) promote dynamic interaction between individuals, groups and organizations, who share their capabilities and resources to pursue a common goal and maximize their benefits. Among these resources, knowledge is a critical one that requires special attention in order to support problem-solving activities, decision making processes and provide strategic advantage. In this paper, we present an initial proposal for the creation of dynamic knowledge-based VOs inside the E-Decisional Community, an integrated knowledge sharing platform that aims at the creation of markets where knowledge is provided as a service. This approach will provide technological support for discovering, re-using evolving and sharing experiential knowledge represented by means of the Set of Experience Knowledge Structure (SOEKS) and Decisional DNA among several entities.


Knowledge Sharing Multiagent System Virtual Community Trust Level Virtual Organization 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Leonardo Mancilla-Amaya
    • 1
  • Cesar Sanín
    • 1
  • Edward Szczerbicki
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentThe University of NewcastleCallaghanAustralia
  2. 2.Faculty of Management and EconomicsGdansk University of Technology 

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