Mission completed!

Yesterday, my PhD student, Mr. Gregor Jošt, was formally promoted into doctorem philosophiae (PhD) of computer science and informatics of University of Maribor. I am very happy and honored of being part of his mission. Special thanks to the members of the doctoral commission, especially to prof. dr. Jan Mendling. Thesis abstract: The main purpose of …

New submission deadline for BPMDS’19 working conference

As a member of the program committee, I am inviting you to submit a paper to  BPMDS’19 working conference. The 20th edition of this great conference, in conjunction with CAISE’19, will be held in Rome, 3 – 4 June 2019.  This year‘s topic theme “Transformative BPMDS” is investigating the transformative effects of a number of approaches and …

Business Modeling and Software Design – BMSD 2019

Very honored for being invited into the program committee of the Ninth International Symposium on Business Modeling and Software Design (BMSD 2019), which will take place on 1-3 July in Lisbon, Portugal. Regular Paper submission deadline is 11th March 2019. Check call for papers for any details.

CSS 2018 – Collaboration, software & services conference

Dear researcher, if you are working in applications of new techniques and methods enabling collaborative work and efficient service engineering (related domains are also welcome),  you might consider, as well encourage your colleagues, to submit a paper to this year Collaboration, software & services conference, which will be held in Ljubljana, Slovenia in October. Paper submission …

This is why a certificate blessed me twice!

In 2009 I published an article in Dr. Dobb's journal entitled "Unicode and Java Web Applications - i18n isn't a turnkey even with Java's native Unicode support". In the article I addressed 'character encoding' - related i18n problems by providing experiences-based guidelines and Java-based examples on how to enable UTF-8 support in multi-tiered Java-based Web applications. …

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 …