Can OWL Model Football Leagues?

  title={Can OWL Model Football Leagues?},
  author={Diego Calvanese and Giuseppe De Giacomo and Domenico Lembo and Maurizio Lenzerini and Riccardo Rosati},
Identity is one of the main principles in ontology engineering. Mechanisms to identify objects by using attribute values or by their participation to relationships with other objects are present in most conceptual modeling formalisms used in software engineering and database or information system design. Identification mechanisms have also been investigated in expressive Description Logics. However they are currently missing in OWL. In this paper we argue for their usefulness, and we show how… CONTINUE READING