Presentations and Publications
Presentations and publications devoted to decision management, business rules, constraint programming, and machine learning.
OpenRules 6.3.4 is available
The Release 6.3.4 introduces a new add-on "What-If Analyzer" that supports real-time what-if analysis of decision models by activating/deactivating business rules. A user may see right away the changes in the decision outcomes and find multiple or optimal solutions.
December 28, 2015
Support for DMN Standard
RuleML 2016 , The 10th International Web Rule Symposium July 6-9 2016, New York
CP 2016: International Conference on Principles and Practice of Constraint Programming Sep 5-9, 2016, Toulouse, France
BBC 2016, Nov. 1-4, 2016, Las Vegas, USA
BBC 2015: Nov. 2-6, USA
"Good Old UServ Product Derby in the Brave New World of Decision Management", Jacob Feldman and James Taylor, BBC-2015, Nov 2-6, 2014, Las Vegas, NV - see presentation and demo
Developing Complex-enough Decision Models Using DMN/BPMN Standards, Gil Ronen and Jacob Feldman, Business Analyst World, May 4-5, 2015 Washington, DC
Practical Techniques for Resolving Conflicts among Business Rules, Jacob Feldman, BBC-2014, Nov 2-6, 2014 Fort Lauderdale, FL
Developing a highly dynamic web application for a large bank using rules-based technology. Erik Marutian, DecisionCAMP-2014, Oct 13-15, 2014, San Jose, CA
The Decision Table Template For Geospatial Business Rules, Alex Karman, Revolutionary Machines, DecisionCAMP-2014, Oct 13-15, 2014, San Jose, CA
Decision Modeling for Simpler, Smarter, More Agile Processes, James Taylor, CEO at Decision Management Solutions, bpmNEXT-2014, March 25-27, 2014, Asilomar, Pacific Grove, CA. A live demonstration of DecisionsFirst Modeler, a DMS collaborative cloud-based environment for decision modeling, integrated with OpenRules BDMS using the DMN Primer: watch image1 image2 image3
Creating and Managing Executable Decision Models,
James Taylor (Decision Management Solutions) and Dr. Jacob Feldman (OpenRules), Modern
February 09, 2014
How to Build Smarter Decision Models Capable To Make Optimal Decisions, Jacob Feldman, DecisionCAMP-2013, Nov 4-6, 2013, San Jose, CA
Rule-based Mobile Resource Learner for Field Scheduling Applications, Evgeny Selensky (Trimble), DecisionCAMP-2013, Nov 4-6, 2013, San Jose, CA
Creating and Managing Executable Decision Models with DecisionFirst Modeler and OpenRules, James Taylor (Decision Management Solutions) and Jacob Feldman, Webinar May 7, 2013
Using Decision Tables to Model and Solve Scheduling and Resource Allocation Problems, Business Rules Forum 2012, October 28 - November 2, 2012, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Modeling and Solving Decision Optimization Problems, IntelliFest 2012, October 22-26, 2012 San Diego, CA.
Using Constraint Solvers as Inference Engines to Validate and Execute Rules-based Decision Models, Rules Fest 2011, October 24-27, 2011, Burlingame, CA
and Solving Rule-Based Decision Models with Constraint Solvers,
Jacob Feldman, RuleML 2011 - America, LNCS 7018, pp. 208-221, 2011, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2011, http://www.springerlink.com/content/e66077u456548231
A Simple Inference Framework for Connecting
Jacob Feldman, Rules Fest, October 11-14, 2010 San Jose, CA.
Developing Large Scale Intelligent
Checklists with OpenRules BRMS
Bill Zemlak, Jacob Feldman, The 13th International Business Rules Forum, October 17-21,2010 Washington DC.
An Integrated Business Rules and Constraints Approach to Data Centre Capacity ManagementRoman van der Krogt, Jacob Feldman, James Little, David Stynes,
CP Standardization DiscussionJacob Feldman,
A Generic Visualization Platform for CPH.Simonis, P.Davern, J.Feldman, D.Mehta, L.Quesada, M.Carlsson,
JSR-331: Early Draft Review
Jacob Feldman at the workshop "Open Source Tools for Constraint Programming and Mathematical Programming", June
Using Hard and Soft Rules to Define and
Solve Optimization Problems
Barry O'Sullivan and Jacob Feldman, The 12th International Business Rules Forum, November 1-5, 2009 Las Vegas, NV. See presentation.
CP-INSIDE: Embedding Constraint-based
Decision Engines in Business Applications
Jacob Feldman, Eugene Freuder and James Little, CP-AI-OR 2009: Sixth International Conference on Integration of AI and OR Techniques in Constraint Programming for Combinatorial Optimization Problems, May 27-31, 2009, Pittsburgh, PA.
A Unified Business Interface for Modeling
and Solving Constraint Satisfaction Problems
Jacob Feldman, OMG Technical Meeting, Santa Clara, CA, December 8-12, 2008
Jacob Feldman, Eugene Freuder, The 11th International Business Rules Forum and The First EDM Summit, Orlando, FL, October 26-30, 2008
Applying Business Rules to Complex Patent
Data Processing - EPO Experience
Rex Bosma, Jacob Feldman, The 11th International Business Rules Forum and The First EDM Summit, Orlando, FL, October 26-30, 2008
Using Constraint Programming in Business
Jacob Feldman, October Rules Fest, Dallas, October 22-25, 2008
CP-based Social Scheduling
Jacob Feldman, Eugene Freuder, Leonid Ioffe, James Little, Oscar Manzano. The International Conference on Automatic Planning and Scheduling, Sydney, September-2008. Watch
Integrating Business Rules and Machine
Jacob Feldman, Ian Graham. A presentation at the 10th International Business Rules Forum, October-2007, Washington, DC.
Business Rules Forum 2006 Vendor Panel ~ The
Future is Now
Business Rules Journal, Vol. 8, No. 2 (Feb. 2007), URL: http://www.BRCommunity.com/a2007/b329.html