Accession Number : ADA402533


Title :   KSCO 2002: Second International Conference on Knowledge Systems for Coalition Operations


Descriptive Note : Conference proceedings, 23-24 Apr 2002


Corporate Author : EDINBURGH UNIV (UNITED KINGDOM)


Personal Author(s) : Tate, Austin


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a402533.pdf


Report Date : May 2002


Pagination or Media Count : 205


Abstract : This document contains the final proceedings for the interdisciplinary conference KSCO-2002 which covered the following topics: Innovative theory and techniques for coalition formation and virtual organizations; Applications and requirements for knowledge-based coalition planning and operations; Knowledge-based approaches to command and control; Knowledge-based approaches to coalition logistics; Applications and requirements for knowledge-based coalition planning; Knowledge-based approaches to OOTW (peace keeping, disaster relief or other humanitarian operations); Multi-agent systems and the concept of agency in coalitions; Tools and techniques for knowledge-based simulation and modeling of coalition operations; Security and maintenance of private information or knowledge in coalition operations; Autonomous vs. centrally managed coalition operations.


Descriptors :   *SYMPOSIA , *JOINT MILITARY ACTIVITIES , *KNOWLEDGE BASED SYSTEMS , *MILITARY PLANNING , MATHEMATICAL MODELS , COMPUTERIZED SIMULATION , MILITARY INTELLIGENCE , COMMAND CONTROL COMMUNICATIONS , MILITARY FORCES(UNITED STATES) , DECISION MAKING , INFORMATION EXCHANGE , INFORMATION SYSTEMS , MILITARY FORCES(FOREIGN) , INFORMATION RETRIEVAL , LOGISTICS , RESOURCE MANAGEMENT , OPERATIONS OTHER THAN WAR , COLLABORATIVE TECHNIQUES , SOFTWARE TOOLS , INFORMATION SECURITY , KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT


Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
      Information Science
      Operations Research
      Military Intelligence
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
      Command, Control and Communications Systems


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE