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.

Modeling critical sections in BPMN

A part of my bachelor "Business Process Modeling" course is related to teaching common control-flow behavior in business processes and process-aware information systems - commonly known as workflow or more specifically control-flow patterns. The website workflowpatterns.com is a perfect reference source for teaching control-flow patterns whereas I try to represent the patterns in BPMN, a standardized …

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 …