Tracks & Topics

We solicit papers in the following five tracks:

Track 1: Foundations of modeling & method engineering

Chairs: Jolita Ralyté & Janis Stirna

  • Definition and representation: conceptual modeling, metamodeling, method knowledge infrastructure, and method ontologies
  • Agility in method engineering
  • Situational method engineering including evaluation of approaches and experience reports
  • Maturity and quality of methods
  • Method adaptation, extension and configuration

Track 2: Enterprise, business, process & capability modeling

Chairs: Janis Grabis & Paul Grefen

  • Enterprise modeling approaches, architectures, and platforms
  • Business models and ecosystems
  • Modeling data-driven organizations
  • Business process modeling, architectures, and evolution
  • Reference modeling
  • Capability-driven development

Track 3: Information Systems (IS) & requirements modeling

Chairs: Oscar Pastor & Marcela Ruiz

  • Model-Driven development
  • Requirements modeling for emerging technologies such as Big Data, AI, IoT, 5G, Blockchain, etc.
  • Modeling in agile development
  • Crowd-based and collaborative modeling
  • Quality and Non-Functional Requirements (NFRs) of models and modeling
  • Traceability between software artifacts
  • Experience in practice and education

Track 4: Domain-specific & ontology modeling

Chairs: Dimitris Karagiannis & Arnon Sturm

  • Metamodel and model engineering
  • Design of Domain-Specific Languages (DSLs) and supporting tools
  • Multi-level and multi-perspective modeling
  • Ontology and Domain Specific Analogy
  • Practices of/with ontology and Domain Specific Modeling (DSM)
  • AI and Domain Specific Modeling (DSM)

Track 5: Evaluation of modeling approaches

Chairs: Agnes Koschmider & Geert Poels

  • Empirical evaluation
  • Formal evaluation
  • Evaluation through practice
  • (Re)Design of models or modeling approaches based on evaluation results
  • New methods for model or modeling evaluation