OASIS Mailing List ArchivesView the OASIS mailing list archive below
or browse/search using MarkMail.


Help: OASIS Mailing Lists Help | MarkMail Help

announce message

[Date Prev] | [Thread Prev] | [Thread Next] | [Date Next] -- [Date Index] | [Thread Index] | [List Home]

Subject: Call for Papers for the ICAIL2011 Conference

[The following announcement is being sent on behalf of the organizers of ICAIL2011. OASIS is a co-sponsor of this Conference.]


Computational Law: a bridge towards the business rules

Call for papers


Submission Deadline:   April 20



One-day workshop in conjunction with ICAIL2011 Conference

Monday, June 6th,

University of Pittsburgh School of Law

3900 Forbes Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA, USA






This Workshop will provide a collaborative forum for the participants to exchange recent or preliminary results, to conduct intensive discussions on a particular topic, or to coordinate efforts between representatives of a technical community in the area of Contract and Regulation modelling using computable models for capturing business procedures reusable in the information system in favour to the e-services. The program committee seeks papers and proposals that address various aspects of contracts and regulations, including enterprise modelling, e-business rules, procedural rules, formal and legal aspects with the aim of providing a balanced mix of presentations from these different perspectives.


The duration of the workshop is one day and this workshop will be held on June 6th 2011 in conjunction with ICAIL2011 conference and the best papers from this workshop were published in a CUER.




Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

* Contract and Regulations as a basis for coordination of cross-organisational interactions

* System theoretic point of view Formalisms for expressing contracts and Regulations

* Contract description languages for Contract negotiation and validation

* Standards for capturing rules in contracts and regulations (e.g. RIF, Legal RuleML, LKIF, SBVR, etc):

* Run-time contract monitoring and enforcement Standardisation

* Systems Contract management requirements for specific contracts,

* Standards/initiatives (e.g. Web Services, BPEL4WS, WS-CDL, tc)

* Links between contracts, regulations, business processes and business

* Services Practical experience with contract and regulations management systems Role


Submission Guidelines:


To enable lively and productive discussions, attendance will be limited to 25-30  participants and submission of a paper or a position statement is required. All submissions will be formally peer reviewed. Submissions should not exceed 10 pages in the Springer format and include the author’s name, affiliation and contact details. They should be submitted either as postscript or PDF files  using the online submission system at



Important Dates:


Workshop papers due:                  April 20th

Author notification:                        May 16th

Final papers due:                             May 31th

Workshop date:                               June 6th


Workshop Organizers:


Michael Genesereth, Stanford University

Guido Governatori NICTA,  Queensland Research Laboratory, Australia

Monica Palmirani, CIRSFID, University of Bologna


[Date Prev] | [Thread Prev] | [Thread Next] | [Date Next] -- [Date Index] | [Thread Index] | [List Home]