IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology

Building the Information Society

IFIP 18th World Computer Congress Topical Sessions 22–27 August 2004 Toulouse, France

Editors: Jacquart, Rene (Ed.)

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In the context of the 18th IFIP World Computer Congress (WCC’04), and beside the traditional organization of conferences, workshops, tutorials and student forum, it was decided to identify a range of topics of dramatic interest for the building of the Information Society. This has been featured as the "Topical day/session" track of the WCC’04. Topical Sessions have been selected in order to present syntheses, latest developments and/or challenges in different business and technical areas.

Building the Information Society provides a deep perspective on domains including: the semantic integration of heterogeneous data, virtual realities and new entertainment, fault tolerance for trustworthy and dependable information infrastructures, abstract interpretation (and its use for verification of program properties), multimodal interaction, computer aided inventing, emerging tools and techniques for avionics certification, bio-, nano-, and information technologies, E-learning, perspectives on ambient intelligence, the grand challenge of building a theory of the Railway domain, open source software in dependable systems, interdependencies of critical infrastructure, social robots, as a challenge for machine intelligence.

Building the Information Society comprises the articles produced in support of the Topical Sessions during the IFIP 18th World Computer Congress, which was held in August 2004 in Toulouse, France, and sponsored by the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP).

Table of contents (84 chapters)

  • Three Decades of Data Intecration — all Problems Solved?

    Ziegler, Patrick (et al.)

    Pages 3-12

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  • The PLIB Ontology-Based Approach to Data Integration

    Pierra, Guy

    Pages 13-18

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  • The MOMIS Methodology for Integrating Heterogeneous Data Sources

    Beneventano, Domenico (et al.)

    Pages 19-24

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  • Building Scalable Mediator Systems

    Reynaud, Chantal

    Pages 25-30

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  • Representation of Procedural Knowledge and its Use to Compute a Form of Subsumption

    Ameur, Yamine Ait

    Pages 31-36

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Building the Information Society
Book Subtitle
IFIP 18th World Computer Congress Topical Sessions 22–27 August 2004 Toulouse, France
Editors
  • Rene Jacquart
Series Title
IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology
Series Volume
156
Copyright
2004
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright Holder
IFIP International Federation for Information Processing
eBook ISBN
978-1-4020-8157-6
DOI
10.1007/b98986
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4020-8156-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4757-8894-5
Series ISSN
1868-4238
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 761
Topics