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Bee-Up for Education


Teaching Conceptual Modelling with the Bee-up Tool

Bee-Up is an implementation of a hybrid modelling method incorporating and extending several modelling languages that gained wide popularity, namely

  • the Business Process Model and Notation (BPMN)
  • Event-driven Process Chains (EPC),
  • Entity-Relationship models (ER),
  • the Unified Modelling Language (UML) and
  • Petri Nets.

Bee-Up does not enforce a specific procedure when solving a problem. Instead it provides a set of different types of models and tools that can be employed according to the requirements of the task at hand.

Bee-up is free and available for use in teaching conceptual modelling. Easy and intuitive in use it enables students to

  • Design models
  • Perform model processing (simulation, analysis, exports)
  • Realize systems design
  • Interact with Cyber-Physical Environments

For more information on Bee-Up contact the OMiLAB Node Vienna, specifically Prof. Dr. Dimitris Karagiannis.