- Action line:
- IST 2.1.2 Knowledge management for eCommerce and eWork.
Goals of e-COGNOS:
- Analyse the specificity of knowledge management activities of European construction companies, as well as the impact of organisational, contractual and legal aspects
- Understand the semantics within and across heterogeneous construction documents as well as their complex interdependencies leading onto the developpement of an ontology and model-based adaptive mechanisms that can organise documents according to their contents and interdependencies
- Specify a web-based infrastructure, including Internet-based services (e-COGNOS API) allowing to create, capture, index, retrieve, disseminate knowledge. It will enable user profiling and encourage personnalised information discovery.
- Implement the proposal infrastructure.
- Knowledge management in the construction domain. Information semantic analysis.
- Documents interdependencies and consistency accross projects and between enterprises.
Role of VTT:
- VTT acts in e-COGNOS project as a subcontractor of YIT.