An Object-Oriented Approach for Designing Administrative E-forms and Transactional E-services

  • Dimitris Gouscos
  • Stathis Rouvas
  • Costas Vassilakis
  • Panagiotis Georgiadis
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2425)


E-forms are central to the development of e-government, being a basic means for implementing most of the public services considered as required for local and central public administration authorities. In this paper, we present an object-oriented model for e-form-based administrative services, which spans the e-service lifecycle, including development, deployment and use by enterprises and citizens, data collection and communication with legacy information systems. The proposed approach encompasses semantic, structural and active aspects of e-forms, providing thus an inclusive framework for modelling electronic services.


Active Feature Object Class Intended Meaning Administrative Service Electronic Service 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dimitris Gouscos
    • 1
  • Stathis Rouvas
    • 1
  • Costas Vassilakis
    • 1
  • Panagiotis Georgiadis
    • 1
  1. 1.e-Government Laboratory -Dept. of Informatics and TelecommunicationsUniversity of AthensIlissiaGreece

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