Search for dissertations about: "management ontology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 34 swedish dissertations containing the words management ontology.

  1. 1. Project management ontology the organizational learning perspective

    University dissertation from Tampere, Finland : Tampere University of Technology

    Author : Heli Aramo-Immonen; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Mega-project; project learning; organizational learning; systems thinking; activity theory; management ontology;

    Abstract : In a recent interview with the Financial Times, the chief executive of Royal Dutch Shell, Mr. Jeroen van der Veer, said he “keeps faith in ‘elephant’ projects” referring to the Russian gas mega-project that Shell had fallen eight months behind schedule with and had cost overruns twice the original estimate. Mr. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Pleasure of Management Ideas: The Discursive Formation on Kaizen

    University dissertation from Lund University Press

    Author : Alexander Styhre; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; pleasure.; power; postmodernism; language speech; discourse analysis; management ideas; continuous improvements; manufacturing; kaizen; Management of enterprises; Företagsledning; management;

    Abstract : The administration and management of organizations and companies is based upon the belief in the rationality of certain ideas Ð here referred to as management ideas Ð that is, the belief in these ideas1 ability to solve problems and provide opportunities for betterment. The talk of and writings on management ideas (lexis) constitute discursive formations that precede and shapes practices (praxis), i. READ MORE

  3. 3. Use of the CIM framework for data management in maintenance of electricity distribution networks

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Lars Nordström; KTH.; [2006]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Asset Management; Electricity Distribution Networks; Information Systems; Data Quality; Power System Modeling; Enterprise Architecture; Common Information Model; Ontology; TECHNOLOGY Information technology Systems engineering; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik Systemteknik;

    Abstract : Aging infrastructure and personnel, combined with stricter financial constraints has put maintenance, or more popular Asset Management, at the top of the agenda for most power utilities. At the same time the industry reports that this area is not properly supported by information systems. READ MORE

  4. 4. On Applying Ontologies in Workflows : Ontology driven Workflows for increasing Flexibility and Quality and reducing Production Time and Cost

    University dissertation from Växjö : Linnaeus University Press

    Author : Gunnar Mosnik; Linnéuniversitetet.; [2010]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Ontology; workflow; workflow management system; effects on workflow; improvement of communication in workflows; network society; TECHNOLOGY Industrial engineering and economy; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Industriell teknik och ekonomi; Terotechnology; Systemekonomi;

    Abstract : The trend in business goes to higher flexibility of companies due to the manifold wishes of the customer, which challenges information systems. A consequence is the mass customisation, the effort to produce different variants of one product to meet the multifaceted needs of as many customers as possible. READ MORE

  5. 5. Design, Development, and Adoption of Ontology-Driven Clinical Software

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Marie Gustafsson; Högskolan i Skövde.; [2006]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIKVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES Statistics; computer and systems science Informatics; computer and systems science Information technology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Statistik; data- och systemvetenskap Informatik; data- och systemvetenskap Informationsteknologi; Teknik; Technology; online communities; medical informatics; oral medicine; ontology engineering; Semantic Web; knowledge management;

    Abstract : This thesis addresses how ontology-driven applications can be designed and developed to support distributed clinical knowledge management in oral medicine, where geographically dispersed practitioners need to share practical clinical knowledge. A step in developing tools for knowledge management is representing knowledge in a machine-processable and sharable manner. READ MORE