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Ontology-based Representation and Reasoning on Process Models: A Logic Programming Approach

@article{Smith2014OntologybasedRA,
  title={Ontology-based Representation and Reasoning on Process Models: A Logic Programming Approach},
  author={F. Smith and M. Proietti},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2014},
  volume={abs/1410.1776}
}
We propose a framework grounded in Logic Programming for representing and reasoning about business processes from both the procedural and ontological point of views. In particular, our goal is threefold: (1) define a logical language and a formal semantics for process models enriched with ontology-based annotations; (2) provide an effective inference mechanism that supports the combination of reasoning services dealing with the structural definition of a process model, its behavior, and the… Expand
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