Activity Modelling and Object Technology for Cooperative Information Systems


Keywords: activity modelling, object technology, cooperative information systems

Start Date: 1 January 95 / Duration: 36 months

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Objectivies and Approach

The goal of this cooperation is to improve the future Information Infrastructure by:

Objectives towards the goals will be a sharing of collective knowledge to achieve a better understanding of Object Brokers, Activity Models and Heterogeneity.

Progress and Results

Two workshops (Vienna, December 1995; Vancouver, August 1996) have been organised with the following aims:

A manifesto for the medium-term needs and potential of the activity modelling and object technology for cooperative systems is currently in progress.

Information Dissemination Activities and/or Exploitation

A third workshop is planned that will take place in Italy in September 1997.

More information about this cooperative activity can be found at the project's home page:


Universität Hamburg
Computer Science
Vogt-Köln-Strasse 30
D-22527-Hamburg, D

EU Partners

Universität Hamburg, D
Università di Milano, I
Technische Universität Aachen, D
Université de Namur, B

Non-EU Partners

University of Toronto, CAN
University of British Columbia, CAN


Prof. Dr. J.W. Schmidt
Tel: +49 40 5494 2420
Fax: +49 40 5494 2328

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