Camarinha-Matos, Luis M., Paraskakis, Iraklis, Afsarmanesh, Hamideh (Eds.)
2009, XVII, 835 p.
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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 10th IFIP WG 5.5 Working Conference on Virtual Enterprises, PRO-VE 2009, held in Thessaloniki, Greece, in October 2009.
The 84 revised papers were carefully selected from numerous submissions.They are organized in topical sections on co-innovation in collaborative networks; collaboration patterns; needs and practices; collaboration in supply chains; teams and collaboration; VO breeding environments modeling; modeling and managing competencies; knowledge management in collaboration; partners selection; e-procurement and collaborative procurement; trust and soft issues in collaboration; processes and decision; management aspects in collaborative networks; performance management; agile business models; service-based systems; formal methods; socio-technical issues in collaboration; collaborative work environments; collaborative networks for active ageing; and collaborative educational networks.
Content Level »Research
Keywords »agile programming - augmented reality - cloud computing - distributed computing - eLearning - knowledge management - modeling - pervasive computing - process control - process management - social networks - virtual collaboration - virtual teamwork - web-based services
1 Co-innovation in Collaborative Networks.- Networked Innovation in Innovation Networks: A Home Appliances Case Study.- Managing Distributed Innovation Processes in Virtual Organizations by Applying the Collaborative Network Relationship Analysis.- A Balanced Scorecard for Open Innovation: Measuring the Impact of Industry-University Collaboration.- Co-creation and Co-innovation in a Collaborative Networked Environment.- 2 Collaboration Patterns.- A Cooperative Model to Improve Hospital Equipments and Drugs Management.- Modeling Adaptable Business Service for Enterprise Collaboration.- A Collaboration Pattern Model for Virtual Organisations.- Issues and Experiences in Logistics Collaboration.- 3 Needs and Practices.- Analyzing Enterprise Networks Needs: Action Research from the Mechatronics Sector.- Comparing Notes: Collaborative Networks, Breeding Environments, and Organized Crime.- Mapping R&D within Multinational Networks: Evidence from the Electronics Industry.- 4 Collaboration in Supply Chains.- Developing a Taxonomy and Model to Transfer and Assess Best Practices for Supply Chain Management.- Supply Chain Coordination in Hospitals.- A Supply Chain Architecture Based on Multi-agent Systems to Support Decentralized Collaborative Processes.- Collaborative Manufacturing Management in Networked Supply Chains.- 5 Teams and Collaboration.- Collaborative Capability of Teams in Network Organizations.- Knowledge Value Creation Characteristics of Virtual Teams: A Case Study in the Construction Sector.- Social Protocols for Agile Virtual Teams.- Analysis of Interpersonal Communication Processes in Digital Factory Environments.- 6 VO Breeding Environments Modeling.- Modeling Virtual Organization Architecture with the Virtual Organization Breeding Methodology.- For a Methodology to Implement Virtual Breeding Environments – A Case Study in the Mold and Die Sector in Brazil.- Virtual Operations in Common Information Spaces: Boundary Objects and Practices.- An Alignment Model for Collaborative Value Networks.- 7 Modeling and Managing Competencies - I.- Competence-Based Approach in Value Chain Processes.- Towards a Methodology for Managing Competencies in Virtual Teams – A Systemic Approach.- An Organization’s Extended (Soft) Competencies Model.- 8 Modeling and Managing Competencies - II.- A Generic Framework of Performance Measurement in Networked Enterprises.- Transferability of Industrial Management Concepts to Healthcare Networks.- People at Work: Modelling Human Performance in Shop Floor for Process Improvement in Manufacturing Enterprises.- Competence Ontology for Network Building.- 9 Knowledge Management in Collaboration.- Knowledge Management with Snapshots.- Short-Term Semantic Consensus: Towards Agile Ontology Specification for Collaborative Networks.- Ontological View-Driven Semantic Integration in Collaborative Networks.- 10 Partners Selection.- Uncertainty in Partner Selection for Virtual Enterprises.- Supplier Selection in Virtual Enterprise Model of Manufacturing Supply Network.- Design and Implementation of a Multi-agent Framework for the Selection of Partners in Dynamic VEs.- 11 e-Procurement and Collaborative Procurement.- Collaborative Procurement within Enterprise Networks: A Literature Review, a Reference Framework and a Case Study.- eProcurement for Industrial Maintenance Services.- Guide to a Strategic Procurement Planning Approach on Regulated Commodity Markets.- 12 Trust and Soft Issues in Collaboration.- On Hard and Soft Models to Analyze Trust Life Cycle for Mediating Collaboration.- Trust Building in Virtual Communities.- Value Co-creation and Co-innovation: Linking Networked Organisations and Customer Communities.- 13 Processes and Decision.- Supporting Cross-Organizational Process Control.- A Service for Robust Decision Downloading in Collaborative Networks.- A Practice-Based Analysis of an Online Strategy Game.- An Anticipative Effects-Driven Approach for Analyzing Interoperability in Collaborative Processes.- 14 Management Aspects in Collaborative Networks.- On Services for Collaborative Project Management.- Managing Decisions on Changes in the Virtual Enterprise Evolution.- An SSM-Based Approach to Implement a Dynamic Performance Management System.- 15 Performance Management.- Performance Based Maintenance Scheduling for Building Service Components.- An Approach to Measuring the Performance of a Large-Scale Collaboration.- Reference Model for Performance Management in Service-Oriented Virtual Organization Breeding Environments.- 16 Agile Business Models.- Thinking Outside the Box: Agile Business Models for CNOs.- How to Increase Value in the Footwear Supply Chain.- Waste Management Using Request-Based Virtual Organizations.- 17 Service-Based Systems.- Supporting Structural and Functional Collaborative Networked Organizations Modeling with Service Entities.- Interoperability in Collaborative Processes: Requirements Characterisation and Proof Approach.- Services Systems to Leverage Innovators’ Knowledge: The Telecoms Industry Case.- 18 Formal Models.- Formal Grammars for Product Data Management on Distributed Manufacturing Systems.- Information Flow Control for Cooperation Support in Virtual Enterprises.- ICoNOs MM: The IT-Enabled Collaborative Networked Organizations Maturity Model.- 19 Socio-technical Issues in Collaboration.- A Socio-technical Approach for Transient SME Alliances.- Social Requirements for Virtual Organization Breeding Environments.- Discovering Collaboration and Knowledge Management Practices for the Future Digital Factory.- 20 Collaborative Work Environments.- Collaborative Environments to Support Professional Communities: A Living Lab Approach.- Extracting and Utilizing Social Networks from Log Files of Shared Workspaces.- Supporting the Change of Cooperation Patterns by Integrated Collaboration Tools.- Virtual Enterprises for Integrated Energy Service Provision.- 21 Collaborative Networks for Active Ageing - I.- The Need for a Strategic R&D Roadmap for Active Ageing.- A Well-Conceived Vision for Extending Professional Life of Seniors.- Exploring the Gap for Effective Extension of Professional Active Life in Europe.- 22 Collaborative Networks for Active Ageing - II.- New Organizational Forms to Extend the Professional Active Life.- Towards Modeling a Collaborative Environment for Extension of Professional Active Life.- Methodologies for Active Aging in the Manufacturing Sector.- 23 Collaborative Networks for Active Ageing - III.- Memory Support in Ambient Assisted Living.- Practices and Services for Enabling the Independent Living of Elderly Population.- A Health Collaborative Network Focus on Self-care Processes in Personal Assistant Practice.- 24 Collaborative Educational Networks - I.- mEducator: A Best Practice Network for Repurposing and Sharing Medical Educational Multi-type Content.- Semantic Maps Capturing Organization Knowledge in e-Learning.- Thinking Style Diversity and Collaborative Design Learning.- 25 Collaborative Educational Networks - II.- Collaborative Networking for the Development of Quality in Education at University Level.- Provision of Training for the IT Industry: The ELEVATE Project.- Building a Collaborative Network for Education and Training in International Trade Facilitation Clusters.- New Vision of Collaborative Networked Study: Fundamentals, Applications and Discipline Formation at CEFET/RJ.