Ontology-Driven Business Modelling: Improving the Conceptual Representation of the REA Ontology

@inproceedings{Gailly2007OntologyDrivenBM,
  title={Ontology-Driven Business Modelling: Improving the Conceptual Representation of the REA Ontology},
  author={F. Gailly and G. Poels},
  booktitle={ER},
  year={2007}
}
Business modelling research is increasingly interested in exploring how domain ontologies can be used as reference models for business models. The Resource Event Agent (REA) ontology is a primary candidate for ontology-driven modelling of business processes because the REA point of view on business reality is close to the conceptual modelling perspective on business models. In this paper Ontology Engineering principles are employed to reengineer REA in order to make it more suitable for… Expand
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