Abstract

The establishment of collaboration commitments, represented by contracts or agreements, is a crucial step in a virtual organization (VO) creation process. The contract negotiation shall proceed in parallel with the other phases of the VO creation process, namely preparatory planning, consortia formation, and VO launching. In each step specific elements for the contract/agreement are collected as a result of a focused negotiation processes. The specifications for a contract negotiation wizard in this context are proposed.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationDIGITAL ENTERPRISE TECHNOLOGY: PERSPECTIVES AND FUTURE CHALLENGES
EditorsP. F. Cunha, P. G. Maropoulos
PublisherSpringer
Pages333-342
Number of pages10
ISBN (Print)978-0-387-49863-8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2007
Event3rd International Conference on Digital Enterprise Technology, DET 2006 - Setúbal, Portugal
Duration: 18 Sep 200620 Sep 2006

Conference

Conference3rd International Conference on Digital Enterprise Technology, DET 2006
CountryPortugal
CitySetúbal
Period18/09/0620/09/06

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