A recent Pulitzer Prize winning novel, Steven Millhauser's Martin Dressler, 1 tells the story of Martin Dressler, an entrepreneur in the late Nineteenth century in New York City. Dressler makes his fortune in real estate, designing and constructing ever larger and more grandiose buildings in different areas of Manhattan. 2 Each construction project is… (More)
This demonstration shows a prototype tool that projects an impression of how execution of a formally defined process will facilitate dispute resolution. Tool flexibility supports projecting the look and feel of a range of different processes, facilitating user evaluation of alternatives.
This poster is showing that process definitions can be effective in specifying and guiding Online Dispute Resolution (ODR) to facilitate effective interactions and mediation among disputants. Simply specifying these interactions is not sufficient to assure that the mediator and the participants are effectively engaged in performing their roles in such… (More)
This panel will survey the virtual world phenomena, introduce the governance issues that arise there and suggests why the digital government community can both contribute to virtual worlds' success and benefit from the online laboratory these environments provide.