October 25-26, 2007—Orlando, Florida

RuleML-2007

Program

International RuleML Symposium on
Rule Interchange and Applications

 

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                                       Advances in Rule Interchange and Applications

                                       International Symposium, RuleML 2007, Orlando, Florida,
                                       October 25-26, 2007, Proceedings

                                       Series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science , Vol. 4824

                                       Sublibrary: Programming and Software Engineering

                                       Paschke, Adrian; Biletskiy, Yevgen (Eds.)

                                       2007, XI, 243 p., Softcover

                                       ISBN: 978-3-540-75974-4

(contents)

 

 

 

 

 

 Best Paper Award

 

Specifying Process-Aware Access Control Rules in SBVR

Stijn Goedertier, Christophe Mues, and Jan Vanthienen

 

 

 Challenge Winners

 

1st Place

Querying the Semantic Web with SWRL

Martin O’Connor, Samson Tu, Csongor Nyulas, Amar Das, Mark Musen

 

2nd Place

Implementation of Production Rules for a RIF Dialect: A MISMO Proof-of-Concept for Loan Rates

Tracy Bost,  Phillipe Bonnard, Mark Proctor

 

Best Remote Demo

Developing News Awareness with Reactive Rules - An Application for Detecting Scoops Ahead of the Crowd

Marco Seiriö

 

 

 

 

 

Short Program (PDF Version)

 

 

October 25th, 2007 (Thursday)

7.00 – 4.00 pm

Registration Open

7.00 – 8.00 am

Continental Breakfast

8.00 - 8.30 am

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Opening Address:
Business Requirements for Rule Modeling

by Ron Ross (Business Rule Solutions, LLC)

8.30 - 10.00 am

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Session: Business Rules, Rule Engines and Applications 

10.00 - 10.15 am

Break

10.15 – 12.30 am

Room CLOISTER NORTH

RuleML-2007 Challenge

12.30 - 1.45 pm

Lunch

1.45 –2.45 pm

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Keynote: How Ontologies and Rules Help to Advance Automobile Development

by Jürgen Angele (Ontoprise)

2.45 - 3.45 pm

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Session: Rules, Reasoning, and Ontologies 

4.00 - 5.30 pm

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Panel Discussion: Web Business Rules and Events

5.40 - 6.40 pm

RuleML-2007 General Open Meeting

7.15 pm

RuleML-2007 Dinner

 

 

 

 

October 26th, 2007 (Friday)

7.00 -8.30 am

Registration

7.00 -8.30 am

Continental Breakfast

8.30-10.00 am

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Keynote: Sharing Policy Rules for IT Governance
by
Adrian Bowles (OMG)

10.00-10.15 am

Break

10.15-11.15 am

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Session: Business Process, Policy and IT Service Management and Modeling 

11.15-12.45 pm

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Session: Rule Languages and Interchange Standards

12.45-2.00 pm

Lunch

2.00-2.30 pm

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Best Paper Award, RuleML-2007 Challenge Award

2.30-3.15 pm

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Session: Reaction Rules and Rule Applications

3.15-3.30 pm

Break

3.30-4.30 pm

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Keynote: Are Your Rules Online? Four Web Rule Essentials
by
Harold Boley (National Research Council Canada)

4.30-5.00 pm

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Wrap-Up

6.00 pm

RuleML Streering Committee Meeting (closed)

 

 

Detailed Program (PDF Version)

 

 

October 25th, 2007 (Thursday)

7.00 – 4.00 pm

Registration Open

7.00 – 8.00 am

Continental Breakfast

8.00 - 8.30 am

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Opening Address:
Business Requirements for Rule Modeling

by Ron Ross (Business Rule Solutions, LLC)

8.30 - 10.00 am

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Session: Business Rules, Rule Engines and Applications 
Chair: Jan Vanthienen

Recovering Business Rules from Legacy Source Code for System Modernization

Erik Putrycz, Anatol W. Kark (slides)

An Approach for Bridging the Gap Between Business Rules and the Semantic Web

Birgit Demuth and Hans-Bernhard Liebau (slides)

Take - A Rule Compiler for Derivation Rules

Jens Dietrich, Jochen Hiller, Bastian Schenke (slides)

10.00 - 10.15 am

Break

10.15 –12.30 am

Room CLOISTER NORTH

RuleML-2007 Challenge
Chair: Jochen Hiller

Querying the Semantic Web with SWRL

Martin O’Connor, Samson Tu, Csongor Nyulas, Amar Das, Mark Musen (slides)

Developing News Awareness with Reactive Rules - An Application for Detecting Scoops Ahead of the Crowd

Marco Seiriö (demo | slide 1 | slide 2 | rules)

Implementing the UServ Product Derby with the TAKE rule compiler

Jens Dietrich (slides | demo)

GoPubMed

Andreas Doms (movie | demo)

Drools

Marc Proctor

Implementation of Production Rules for a RIF Dialect: A MISMO Proof-of-Concept for Loan Rates

Tracy Bost,  Phillipe Bonnard, Mark Proctor (movie | demo)

Extracting and visualizing business rules from legacy source code
Erik Putrycz (slides)

The Rule Manager; a graphical business rules environment

Marco Ensing (slides)

The OO jDREW Engine of Rule Responder:

Naf Hornlog RuleML Query Answering

Benjamin Larry Craig (slides | demo)

A Wiki and SOA Endpoint for Rules in Open Vocabulary, Executable English

Adrian Walker (abstract | movie | slides | demo)

12.30 - 1.45 pm

Lunch

1.45 –2.45 pm

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Keynote: How Ontologies and Rules Help to Advance Automobile Development (slides)

by Jürgen Angele (Ontoprise)

2.45 - 3.45 pm

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Session: Rules, Reasoning, and Ontologies 
Chair: Martin O’Conner

Adapting the Rete-Algorithm to Evaluate F-Logic Rules

Florian Schmedding, Nour Sawas, and Georg Lausen (slides)

Rule Definition for Managing Ontology Development

David A. Ostrowski

Integrating Rules and Description Logics with

Circumscription for the Semantic Web

Fangkai Yang and Xiaoping Chen

XML Data Compatibility From The Ground Up

Karthick Sankarachary

3.45 - 4.00 pm

Break

4.00 - 5.30 pm

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Panel Discussion: Web Business Rules and Events

Moderator: John Hall

Panellists: (notes)
Benjamin Grosof (Vulcan)
Paul Vincent (Tibco)
Mark Proctor (Red Hat)
Donald Chapin (
Business Semantics Ltd)
Juergen Angele (Ontoprise)

5.40 - 6.40 pm

RuleML-2007 General Open Meeting

7.15 pm

RuleML-2007 Dinner

 

 

 

 

 

October 26th, 2007 (Friday)

7.00 -8.30 am

Registration

7.00 -8.30 am

Continental Breakfast

8.30-10.00 am

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Keynote: Sharing Policy Rules for IT Governance (slides)
by
Adrian Bowles (OMG)

10.00-10.15 am

Break

10.15-11.15 am

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Session: Business Process, Policy and IT Service Management and Modeling 
Chair: Robert Golan

KISS – Knowledge-Intensive Service Support: An approach for agile process management

Daniela Feldkamp, Knut Hinkelmann, and Barbara Thönssen

Specifying Process-Aware Access Control Rules in SBVR

Stijn Goedertier, Christophe Mues, and Jan Vanthienen (slides)

A rule-based approach to prioritization of IT work requests maximizing net benefit to the business

Maher Rahmouni, Claudio Bartolini, and Abdel Boulmakoul (slides)

11.15-12.45 pm

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Session: Rule Languages and Interchange Standards
Chair: Jens Dietrich

Towards Semantically Grounded Decision Rules Using ORM+

Yan Tang, Peter Spyns, and Robert Meersman (slides)

A Generic Module System for Web Rule Languages: Divide and Rule

Uwe Aßmann, Sacha Berger, Francois Bry, Tim Furche, Jakob Henriksson, and Paula-Lavinia Patranjan (slides)

Towards Ontological Commitments with the

Ώ-RIDL Markup Language

Damien Trog, Yan Tang, and Robert Meersman (slides)

12.45-2.00 pm

Lunch

2.00-2.30 pm

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Best Paper Award, RuleML-2007 Challenge Award

2.30-3.15 pm

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Session: Reaction Rules and Rule Applications
Chair: Paula Patranjan

Exploiting E-C-A Rules for Defining and Processing Context-Aware Push Messages

Thomas Beer, Jörg Rasinger,, Wolfram Höpken, Matthias Fuchs, Hannes Werthner (slides)

The Use of Ontologies and Rules to Assist in Academic Advising

Girish R Ranganathan, J Anthony Brown

Towards Knowledge Extraction from Weblogs and Rule-based Semantic Querying

Xi Bai, Jigui Sun, Haiyan Che, and Jin Wang (slides)

Complex Information Management Using a Framework Supported by ECA Rules in XML

Bing Wu, Essam Mansour and Kudakwashe Dube (slides)

AIM: An XML-Based ECA Rule Language for Supporting a Framework for Managing Complex Information

Essam Mansour, Kudakwashe Dube and Bing Wu (slides)

3.15-3.30 pm

Break

3.30-4.30 pm

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Keynote: Are Your Rules Online? Four Web Rule Essentials   (slides)
by
Harold Boley (National Research Council Canada)

4.30-5.00 pm

Room CLOISTER NORTH

Wrap-Up

6.00 pm

RuleML Steering Committee Meeting (closed)

 

 

 

 

 

List of ACCEPTED PAPERS (in the Springer Proceedings)

 

 

Invited Papers:

 

How Ontologies and Rules Help to Advance Automobile Development

Thomas Syldatke, Willy Chen, Jürgen Angele, Andreas Nierlich, and Mike Ullrich

 

Are Your Rules Online? Four Web Rule Essentials

Harold Boley

 

 

Full Papers:

 

KISS – Knowledge-Intensive Service Support: An approach for agile process management

Daniela Feldkamp, Knut Hinkelmann, and Barbara Thönssen

 

Specifying Process-Aware Access Control Rules in SBVR

Stijn Goedertier, Christophe Mues, and Jan Vanthienen

 

A rule-based approach to prioritization of IT work requests maximizing net benefit to the business

Maher Rahmouni, Claudio Bartolini, and Abdel Boulmakoul

 

A Generic Module System for Web Rule Languages: Divide and Rule

Uwe Aßmann, Sacha Berger, Francois Bry, Tim Furche, Jakob Henriksson, and Paula-Lavinia Patranjan

 

Towards Semantically Grounded Decision Rules Using ORM+

Yan Tang, Peter Spyns, and Robert Meersman

 

Towards Ontological Commitments with the

Ώ-RIDL Markup Language

Damien Trog, Yan Tang, and Robert Meersman

 

Recovering Business Rules from Legacy Source Code for System Modernization

Erik Putrycz, Anatol W. Kark

 

An Approach for Bridging the Gap Between Business Rules and the Semantic Web

Birgit Demuth and Hans-Bernhard Liebau

 

Take - A Rule Compiler for Derivation Rules

Jens Dietrich, Jochen Hiller, Bastian Schenke

 

 

Short Papers:

 

Adapting the Rete-Algorithm to Evaluate F-Logic Rules

Florian Schmedding, Nour Sawas, and Georg Lausen

 

Rule Definition for Managing Ontology Development

David A. Ostrowski

 

Integrating Rules and Description Logics with

Circumscription for the Semantic Web

Fangkai Yang and Xiaoping Chen

 

XML Data Compatibility From The Ground Up

Karthick Sankarachary

 

Exploiting E-C-A Rules for Defining and Processing Context-Aware Push Messages

Thomas Beer, Jörg Rasinger,, Wolfram Höpken, Matthias Fuchs, Hannes Werthner

 

The Use of Ontologies and Rules to Assist in Academic Advising

Girish R Ranganathan, J Anthony Brown

 

Towards Knowledge Extraction from Weblogs and Rule-based Semantic Querying

Xi Bai, Jigui Sun, Haiyan Che, and Jin Wang

 

Complex Information Management Using a Framework Supported by ECA Rules in XML

Bing Wu, Essam Mansour and Kudakwashe Dube

 

AIM: An XML-Based ECA Rule Language for Supporting a Framework for Managing Complex Information

Essam Mansour, Kudakwashe Dube and Bing Wu

 

 

RuleML-2007 Challenge Demos:

 

The OO jDREW Engine of Rule Responder:

Naf Hornlog RuleML Query Answering

Benjamin Larry Craig

 

Querying the Semantic Web with SWRL

Martin O’Connor, Samson Tu, Csongor Nyulas, Amar Das, Mark Musen

 

Implementation of Production Rules for a RIF Dialect: A MISMO Proof-of-Concept for Loan Rates

Tracy Bost,  Phillipe Bonnard, Mark Proctor