Final Program

Final program

Program at a glance:

Session chairs:

Tiago Prince Sales
Yi Ru
Zubeida Khan
Michael Harrison
Zola Mahlaza
Adeyinka Akanbi

Session details


Antony Galton. The Treatment of Time in Upper Ontologies

Claudio Masolo and Daniele Porello. A compact representation of complex concepts

Boyan Brodaric and Michael Gruninger. Particular Types and Particular Dependence

João Rafael Moraes Nicola and Giancarlo Guizzardi. A formal characterization of individual determinancy and universal sortality in the Unified Foundational Ontology


Tiago Prince Sales, Daniele Porello, Giancarlo Guizzardi, John Mylopoulos and Nicola Guarino. Ontological Foundations of Competition

Claudio Masolo and Laure Vieu. Graph-Based Approaches to Structural Universals and Complex States of Affairs

Pawel Garbacz, Bogumił Szady and Agnieszka Ławrynowicz. Identity criteria for localities


Adrien Barton, Olivier Grenier, Ludger Jansen and Jean-Francois Ethier. The identity of dispositions

Emilio Sanfilippo, Loic Jeanson, Farouk Belkadi, Florent Laroche and Alain Bernard. Nominal and actual qualities in ontologies for engineering

Roberta Ferrario, Claudio Masolo and Daniele Porello. Organisations as complex variable embodiments

Oliver Kutz, Nicolas Troquard, Maria Hedblom and Daniele Porello. The Mouse and the Ball: Towards a cognitively-based and ontologically-grounded logic of agency


Torsten Hahmann. On Decomposition Operations in Multidimensional Qualitative Space

Aldo Gangemi, Mehwish Alam and Valentina Presutti. Amnestic Forgery: an Ontology of Conceptual Metaphors


Alessandro Mosca, Fernando Roda and Guillem Rull. UNiCS: The ontology for Research and Innovation policy making

Henriette Harmse, Katarina Britz and Aurona Gerber. Informative Armstrong RDF Datasets for n-ary Relations


Michael Gruninger, Bahar Aameri, Carmen Chui, Torsten Hahmann and Yi Ru. Foundational Ontologies for Units of Measure

Joao Moreira, Luis Ferreira Pires, Marten van Sinderen and Laura M. Daniele. SAREF4health: IoT standard-based ontology-driven healthcare systems

C. Maria Keet and Langa Khumalo. On the ontology of part-whole relations in Zulu language and culture

Stefan Schulz and Ludger Jansen. Towards an ontology of religious and spiritual belief

Early Career Symposium

Fumiaki Toyoshima. Towards an Ontological Module of Mental Disease

Yi Ru. Solid Physical Objects: Parthood, Damage and Beyond

Franco Giustozzi. STEaMINg (Semantic Time Evolving Models for Industry 4.0)

Tavva Rajesh. Computable Graph Grammar of Vaiśeṣika Ontology

Paulina Wiejak. An Ontological Inquiry into the Role and Meaning of Geometry in Engineering Design