Information Systems Engineering Supported by Cognitive Matchmaking

  • S. J. Overbeek
  • P. van Bommel
  • H. A. (Erik) Proper
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5074)


In daily practice, discrepancies may exist in the suitability match of actors and the tasks that have been allocated to them. Formal theory and the prototype of a cognitive matchmaker system are introduced as a solution to improve the fit between actors and tasks. A case study has been conducted to clarify how the proposed cognitive matchmaker system can be utilized in information systems engineering. The inductive-hypothetical research strategy has been applied when performing the case study.


cognitive characteristics matchmaking task allocation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. J. Overbeek
    • 1
  • P. van Bommel
    • 2
  • H. A. (Erik) Proper
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.e-office B.V.HoutenThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Institute for Computing and Information SciencesRadboud University NijmegenNijmegenThe Netherlands
  3. 3.Capgemini Nederland B.V.UtrechtThe Netherlands

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