[ecoop-info] 2nd CfP: PoEM’15 Doctoral Consortium (@t PoEM'15 Conference)

Fáber Danilo Giraldo Velásquez fdgiraldo at uniquindio.edu.co
Tue Sep 8 15:18:57 CEST 2015



*PoEM’15 Doctoral Consortium*

*@t PoEM 2015 - IFIP WG8.1 Conference on the Practice of Enterprise

*Valencia, Spain, November 10-12, 2015*



*PoEM’15 Doctoral Consortium Call for Papers*

The PoEM’15 Doctoral Consortium will be the 1st Doctoral Consortium of a
series to come in the future in conjunction with the PoEM conference. It is
intended to bring together PhD students working on foundations and
techniques of Enterprise Modeling and its sub-disciplines, and provide them
with an opportunity to present and discuss their research to an audience of
peers and senior faculty in a supportive environment, as well as to
participate in a number of plenary sessions with Information Systems

*The goals of the Doctoral Consortium are:*


   To provide fruitful feedback and advice to the selected PhD students on
   their research project and methodology

   To provide the opportunity to meet experts from different backgrounds
   working on topics related to the Enterprise Modeling discipline and its
   sub-disciplines such as Business Process Modeling, Requirements
   Engineering, etc.

   To interact with other PhD students and stimulate an exchange of ideas
   and suggestions among participants

   To provide the opportunity to discuss concerns about research,
   supervision, the job market, and other career-related issues

To be eligible for the Doctoral Consortium, the candidate must be a current
doctoral student within a recognized university. Submissions are sought on
any topic of enterprise modelling, including, but not limited to:


   Enterprise modelling and information systems

   Enterprise modelling and business processes

   Enterprise modelling and requirements

   Enterprise architecture

   Enterprise modelling and model-driven development

   Quality of enterprise models

   Conceptualizations, notations, and ontologies

   Compliance in enterprise modelling

   Enterprise modelling approaches and tools for agility and flexibility

   Change management and transformation

*Doctoral Consortium Mentors*


   Paul Johannesson, Stockholm University, Sweden

   Pnina Soffer, University of Haifa, Israel

   Jelena Zdravkovic, Stockholm University, Sweden

Professor Paul Johannesson will provide an introduction to the Design
Science methodology for all PhD students participating to the Doctoral
Consortium. He will also present a tutorial for young PhD supervisors.

Authors of accepted Doctoral Consortium papers will benefit from a reduced
registration fee, which will enable them also to attend the full PoEM
conference, and all associated social events (11-12 November).

*Submission process*

Submissions must be made electronically in PDF format by the stated
deadline via the EasyChair conference system: (
https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=poem2015). Submissions must be
single-author, but the name of the supervisor should also be mentioned
within the paper. The language of the consortium is English.  All submitted
materials must be in English.  Attendees must have sufficient proficiency
in English to allow them to participate in the academic discussions of the

*Submission guidelines*

The paper needs to:


   Identify a significant problem in the field of research and establish a
   gap based on the current status of the problem domain and existing

   Indicate a research goal related to the identified gap and clearly
   formulate the research question

   Present preliminary ideas, the proposed approach and the results
   achieved so far

   Describe the research methodology that is applied or planned

   Outline the contributions of the applicant’s work to the problem domain
   and highlight their uniqueness

The paper should conform to Springer LNCS format (
http://www.springer.de/comp/lncs/authors.html) and contain less than 4000
words (approx. 8 pages in LNCS style).

Each submitted paper will be reviewed by two members of the Doctoral
Consortium Program Committee. The main evaluation criteria are: relevance,
originality, potential contribution, technical soundness, and clarity.
Acceptance for the Doctoral Consortium is competitive in nature and is
based on the evaluation criteria above.

*Important Dates*


   Submission deadline: *12. September 2015*

   Notification of Acceptance: *1. October 2015*

   Camera-ready Copy: *15. October 2015*

*Program Committee (to be announced)*

Paul Johannesson, Stockholm University
John Krogstie, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Raimundas Matulevicius, University of Tartu
Anne Persson, University of Skövde
Irina Rychkova, University of Sorbonne
Ulf Seigerroth, Jönköping University
Janis Stirna, Stockholm University​


Kind regards,
   Fáber Giraldo
   PoEM 2015 Publicity Chair

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