RITA special issue on BPM is now ready to receive contributions

We are pleased to announce that the submission system for the special issue of ‘Revista de Informática Teórica e Aplicada’ (RITA) on Business Process Management, is ready to receive contributions. Full details of submission procedure and requirements are available at https://lnkd.in/ejjAZAj. Best regards from the special issue editors Prof. Dr. Lucineia Heloisa Thom, Prof. Dr. …

Workshop on R&D ideas

Today I was a co-organizer and an active presenter on a successful online event, a workshop where we exchanged ideas on the cultural impacts in process diagrams and UX design. Thanks to Celonis Academic Alliance team for this great opportunity, a great case on how academy and industry may collaborate. Looking forward to future collaborations.

Visiting professor at Vienna University of Economics and Business

My three-months stay at the Vienna University of Economics and Business, Department of Information Systems and Operations, has finished "in the blink of an eye". Vienna’s skyline is a wonder to behold, whereas the Gloriette at the top of Schönbrunn's park is one of my favorites. The featured photo was taken with my mobile phone. …

How to document processes beyond the workflow?

The web is full of guidelines and templates on how to document processes. However the majority of them is partial - related to the description of the workflow-related information only (e.g. process activities, process boundaries, process inputs and outputs, process roles, etc.). Process documentation is more than just a process diagram. There is process-related information …

Processes First

Today, a focal theme in one of Slovenia's main daily newspapers Večer is related to business processes. The article entitled "Working processes are the most neglected part of public sector" (slo. "Delovni procesi so najbolj zanemarjen del javnega sektorja") the interviewed public employee and expert mag. Mario Plešej states the following (translated from Slovenian language) : …

GDPR in action

Attending a seminar about the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), presented by the Deputy Information representative of Republic Slovenia. GDPR definitely affects People, Processes and IT.

Does it fit?

Eight years of lecturing Business-IT alignment It is already eight years since I started to collaborate with my college prof. Pavlo Brin (from National Technical University “Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute” NTU-KPI) in my master course “IT and services management”. We collaborate in a section of the course, which is related to “Business-IT alignment”, where our courses …