Agent-based contract management enterprises

  • Papazoglou, Mike (Principal Investigator)
  • Weigand, Hans (Principal Investigator)
  • Xu, L. (AIO)

Project: Research project

Project Details


The goal of this project can be formulated as: Development of methodology for contract management for cross-organisational workflow systems using agent technology in a virtual enterprise environment. The following questions will be addressed:
- What are the current problems in inter-organisationwl workflow for which contracts can provide a solution?
- What should be described in a contract? (What are the necessary elements?)
- What is the mapping between contracts (coLa) and workflow system (two directions)?
- What are the quality requirements for contracts in virtual enterprise environment?
The project will combine agent-based workflow technologies and new contract management technologies to realise contract management in cross-organisational workflow.
Short titleAgent-based contract management enterprises
Effective start/end date1/12/991/12/03


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