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CONCEPTUALISING BUILDING INFORMATION MODELLING FOR CONSTRUCTION EDUCATION

Theophilus Olowa, Emlyn Witt, Irene Lill
2020 Journal of Civil Engineering and Management  
give rise to them and their consequences in order to develop a conceptual framework which sets out the relationships between these and the digitalisation of the construction industry.  ...  This study provides construction educators with a descriptive typology that depicts all possible BfCE approaches and which could assist them in determining suitable approaches and to conceptualise new  ...  responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.  ... 
doi:10.3846/jcem.2020.12918 fatcat:fcu6tkp4ibgrlcctgovu4ekbwu

Consumer savvy: conceptualisation and measurement

Emma K. Macdonald, Mark D. Uncles
2007 Journal of Marketing Management  
The two key contributions are the development of a framework for conceptualising consumer savvy and the operationalisation and validation of the SAVVY scale as a tool for prediction and population profiling  ...  However, measurement non-invariance is found for Gen X versus Baby Boomer consumers, hence caution is required when using it as a generational profiling tool.  ...  Figure 6 . 1 61 Chapter outline: Conceptual and methodological sections CONCEPTUALISATION METHODOLOGY The steps involved in the scale development process are summarised in Figure 6.2.  ... 
doi:10.1362/026725707x212793 fatcat:7cuty4bgjncq5osqs4y44htqzm

Formal conceptualisation as a basis for a more procedural knowledge management

Javier Andrade, Juan Ares, Rafael García, Juan Pazos, Santiago Rodríguez, Andrés Silva
2008 Decision Support Systems  
This paper presents a complete and generic knowledge representation scheme that makes it possible to conceptualise/represent the knowledge of any domain in a systematic way, guiding the definition of a  ...  The conclusions of our study, which follows the generic and formal definition of any conceptualisation, are illustrated by a real project.  ...  Our thanks also go to Valerie Bruynseraede for her help in translating this paper.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.dss.2007.12.015 fatcat:zbqwyngrufharmsx2ee7thahay

Conceptualising, Implementing and Evaluating the Use of Digital Technologies to Enhance Mathematical Understanding: Reflections on an Innovation–Development Cycle [chapter]

Linda Galligan, Christine McDonald, Carola Hobohm, Birgit Loch, Janet Taylor
2015 Educational Developments, Practices and Effectiveness  
A laptop computer with or without fixed keyboard that has an LCD screen to write on with a stylus. Usually runs on a Windows operating system.  ...  (http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/T/tablet_PC.html 2 Screencast: A screencast is a digital video recording that captures actions taking place on a computer desktop and narrator audio.  ...  In a study undertaken in Victoria, almost 40% of Year 9s found mathematics difficult (Victorian Auditor-General, 2012) .  ... 
doi:10.1057/9781137469939_8 fatcat:qyxgavcxtrcsla22mrsnjp377a

City Data Plan: The Conceptualisation of a Policy Instrument for Data Governance in Smart Cities

Lucia Lupi
2019 Urban Science  
The methodological approach adopted to define the nature of a City Data Plan is grounded on the conceptual and empirical parallelism with corporate data governance plans and general urban plans, respectively  ...  This paper presents the conceptualisation of the City Data Plan, a data governance policy instrument intended to connect the production and use of urban data in a comprehensive and evolutive long-term  ...  Acknowledgments: I would like to thank Alessio Antonini for the long conversations about the concept presented in this paper, but also the Open University and the KMi for the access to the library resources  ... 
doi:10.3390/urbansci3030091 fatcat:cgocrqtk5vafhlqzio3idgv5my

Digital Cultural Heritage and Linked Data: Semantically-informed conceptualisations and practices with a focus on intangible cultural heritage

Mariana Ziku
2020 Liber Quarterly: The Journal of European Research Libraries  
In particular, the essay identifies and reviews the scope of applied frameworks for a semantically informed digital documentation of intangible cultural heritage by memory institutions, a topic with limited  ...  The essay reviews current semantically-informed practices and conceptualisations, openness standards and applied frameworks on this topic, with a focus on Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH).  ...  Aalberg, Vennesland and Farrokhnia (2015) present a pattern-based framework inspired by the use of design patterns in software-engineering.  ... 
doi:10.18352/lq.10315 fatcat:yl4ghz3bznehpldn52b6omxxfu

Neighbourhood Social Resilience (NSR): Definition, Conceptualisation, and Measurement Scale Development

Taimaz Larimian, Arash Sadeghi, Garyfalia Palaiologou, Robert Schmidt-III
2020 Sustainability  
Furthermore, a more nuanced definition for neighbourhood social resilience is provided.  ...  This study contributes toward filling these gaps in the literature by developing and empirically testing the neighbourhood social resilience (NSR) model as a robust and reliable measurement instrument  ...  By adapting Cutter's [Cutter, 2016] framework on resilience, social resilience can be conceptualised as a process of capacity building (e.g., disaster planning), as a post-disaster outcome (e.g., rate  ... 
doi:10.3390/su12166363 fatcat:uipyewrrfnabjc6iz5r45hc6le

A distributed simulation methodological framework for OR/MS applications

Anastasia Anagnostou, Simon J.E. Taylor
2017 Simulation modelling practice and theory  
Using a representative case study, we show that our methodological framework simplifies significantly DS implementation.  ...  In this paper, we propose a new method that attempts to link together the methodological practices of OR/MS and DS.  ...  [15] , there is a lack in software engineering training for academic researchers and application practitioners. Scientists do not have a clear understanding of software engineering processes.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.simpat.2016.10.007 fatcat:2ep34itgyfcoxosjzjuabeb3wi

The Studio Ontology Framework

György Fazekas, Mark B. Sandler
2011 Zenodo  
We define the concept SignalProcessingDevice as a subclass of the more general device concept described in §5.1.2, having inputs and outputs for signal connectivity.  ...  applications in audio engineering.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.1417734 fatcat:gq2njblbrvbyrft4fan7uzpwpa

Modelling with Problem Frames: Explanations and Context in Ambient Intelligent Systems [chapter]

Anders Kofod-Petersen, Jörg Cassens
2011 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
The tools we find in the intelligent systems area focus on the knowledge engineering parts, whereas traditional software engineering techniques are usually not designed with the peculiarities of intelligent  ...  This work looks at problem frames for explanations and investigates how problem frames can be used to elicit, analyse, and specify these specific requirements.  ...  Early on in the requirements engineering process, Jackson's problem frames [4] are at the core of a method to classify software development problems.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-24279-3_17 fatcat:shb5ijse4nd5fktcubcc4tpdg4

On Phenomena Based Metamodelling - A Process System Engineering Point Of View

Dorel Aiordachioaie, Atsushi AOYAMA, Ranajit Chatterjee, Yuji NAKA
2000 Analele Universităţii "Dunărea de Jos" Galaţi: Fascicula III, Electrotehnică, Electronică, Automatică, Informatică  
The point of view is more from Process System Engineering (PSE) in order to develop formal and generic techniques for process modelling, and to use representation formalisms matched to computer based modelling  ...  The framework is easy to understand, easy to implement from computational point of view, and can be used as departure point in developing a new generation of modelling languages: languages based on phenomena  ...  Some open problems and general needs are presented now in the context of object-oriented process modelling. The sensitivity information at the level of objects models is important.  ... 
doaj:b84adeb23f8e4fe09c8c9564418aaa59 fatcat:xw3gclx47vhuddxp7f656kcbbu

Knowledge Engineering [chapter]

Nathalie Aussenac-Gilles, Jean Charlet, Chantal Reynaud
2020 A Guided Tour of Artificial Intelligence Research  
This integration enables both users and software systems to manage and 9 use the knowledge for inference reasoning.  ...  To that end, knowledge engineering needs to integrate innovation originating 7 from artificial intelligence, knowledge representation, software engineering as well 8 as modelling.  ...  Traces are integrated to provide users 387 with a precise and context sensitive help based on the knowledge of their behaviour. 388 Therefore, Laflaquiére et al. (2008) define the notion of trace for software  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-030-06164-7_23 fatcat:qwnssm5ipzdsjagwv24yobdptq

A New Approach to Computing Using Informons and Holons: Towards a Theory of Computing Science

F. David de la Peña, Juan A. Lara, David Lizcano, María Aurora Martínez, Juan Pazos
2019 Foundations of Science  
The state of computing science and, particularly, software engineering and knowledge engineering is generally considered immature.  ...  The best starting point for achieving a mature engineering discipline is a solid scientific theory, and the primary reason behind the immaturity in these fields is precisely that computing science still  ...  A methodological framework for generic conceptualisation: problem-sensitivity in software engineering. Information and Software Technology, 46(10), 635-649.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10699-019-09597-5 fatcat:36lezbj3nbcdxfppn4qm5zubve

Energy modelling platforms for policy and strategy support

Isaac Dyner
2000 Journal of the Operational Research Society  
A methodological framework Since an SD model cannot be supplied as a closed, black- box, system package, there is a need for the development of a methodological framework, approachable by a larger number  ...  In this context, systems analysis for planning (policy and strategy) and intervention may require the support of a dynamic modelling framework for problem conceptualisa- tion, learning, goal setting, simulation  ... 
doi:10.1057/palgrave.jors.2600813 fatcat:zsfckab4hbbkjm55zm4heo5z6e

Towards an Emergence-Driven Software Process for Agent-Based Simulation [chapter]

Nuno David, Jaime Simão Sichman, Helder Coelho
2003 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
software engineering methods to agentbased simulation.  ...  In this paper we propose an emergence-driven software process for agent-based simulation that clarifies the traceability of micro and macro observations to micro and macro specifications in agent-based  ...  Contemporary models of Agent Oriented Software Engineering (AOSE) (see [4] ) do not add novelty in this respect, for its methodologies concern the interaction of distributed intelligence, so as to define  ... 
doi:10.1007/3-540-36483-8_7 fatcat:bkur6txogfdqnlna4vtyx3yjwi
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