An Integrated Method Using Conceptual Modelling to Generate an Ontology-based Query Mechanism

@inproceedings{Alberts2012AnIM,
  title={An Integrated Method Using Conceptual Modelling to Generate an Ontology-based Query Mechanism},
  author={Ronell Alberts and Enrico Franconi},
  booktitle={OWLED},
  year={2012}
}
The application of ontologies in information systems is becoming increasingly prevalent. In particular, the use of ontologies as a conceptual view for the purpose of accessing information stored in underlying data repositories can increase the effectiveness of mechanisms for information querying and browsing. However, the process of ontology construction requires expertise in DLs, which is a scarce skill. An opportunity has been identified to capitalise on the advantages of ontologybased… CONTINUE READING