Wednesday, 6th September 2006, Graz, Austria


The I-KNOW 2006 Special Track on Business Process Oriented Knowledge Infrastructures is the third in a series. The event aims to critically discuss new theories, concepts, ideas, instruments and systems that address support for knowledge intensive business processes in organizations.


Knowledge work in organisations becomes increasingly complex, interdependent and dynamic today. This development co-occurs with the emergence of sophisticated and advanced information and knowledge technologies that promise to make organizations more efficient. However, the application of these novel technologies for the effective support of knowledge workers in organizations is far from being well understood and a current research topic. The special track on Business Process Oriented Knowledge Infrastructures BPOKI’06 aims to address these challenges by increasing understanding about knowledge work, knowledge intensive business processes and technological and organizational instruments and systems for supporting them. Topics include but are not limited to:

Based on these topics, submissions may focus on, but are not limited to: Semantic Process and Knowledge Modeling, Workflow Management Systems, Case Based Systems, Process-Oriented Information Retrieval, User Context Identification, Process Simulation, -Mining and -Optimization, Pattern Identification and Analysis, Agile- and Agent Oriented Systems, Decision Support Systems and Knowledge Portals.

Type of Submissions

BPOKI’06 seeks contributions that introduce novel ideas and theories, conceptual frameworks, taxonomies and ontologies, technical applications and solutions, experiences as well critical
arguments and discussions concerning the topics of this special track.

Target Group

The topics mentioned above equally address researchers and practitioners. BPOKI'06 aims to present and critically discuss latest work to increase understanding and gain new insights about the problem domain. The event will be held in English.

Submission Procedure

Please submit your contribution via In case of problems or questions concerning the submission of papers, please contact the track chairs at via email.

Important Dates

03 April 2006Submission of full paper (8 pages)
22 May 2006Notification of acceptance
26 June 2006Revised camera-ready paper (8 pages)
06 September 2006BPOKI'06 special track


Accepted papers will be published within the I-KNOW '06 conference proceedings in cooperation with J.UKM and Springer Co. Pub.

Additional Information

For additional information please consult the I-KNOW '06 conference website at or the website of the special track on Business Process Oriented Knowledge Infrastructures at or contact the BPOKI organizers at via email.

Conference Organization

The 6th International Conference on Knowledge Management (I-KNOW'06, is organized by the Know-Center, Austria’s Competence Centre for knowledge management. The organization team of the special track on Business Process Oriented Knowledge Infrastructures consists of following people:

Program Committee

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