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 …

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. …

Hello “Summer semester”

While having record low temperatures of the season, the summer semester starts today at University of Maribor. This semester I will provide the following lectures: Business Process Modeling (1st Bologna stage on ICT study program). Business Process Management (2nd Bologna stage on ICT study program). Empirical Research Methods (2nd Bologna stage on ICT study program). While …