Professor Dr. Fettke’s lecture at the Jungen Kolleg in Greifswald

On January 25th Professor Dr. Peter Fettke was invited to the Jungen Kolleg in Greifswald, where he gave a lecture, belonging to the series of lectures “Mensch:Maschine” (“Man:Robot”),  about “Business Engineering in the era of Industry 4.0 and Big Data”. Starting points of the speech were the sudden development of technology and the progressive improvement of robots, whose more and more accurate performances could jeopardize our current industries.

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Three Papers accepted at WI 2017



The BPM Group is proud to announce that three of our papers have been accepted for publication at the 13th International Conference on Wirtschaftsinformatik in St.Gallen:



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IWi Process Model Corpus V10 released

We are happy to announce that the version 10 of the IWi Process Model Corpus (IWi PMC V10) has been released.  The new version includes:

  • 136 new models (i.a. Federal Enterprise Architecture Reference Model, Microsoft Operations Framework, Process Discovery Contest, VU-App)
  • calculated metrics for all the new models
  • a total of 7256 EPCs (in the whole corpus)

Preprint on arXiv published

A new  preprint has been submitted to arXiv:

Joerg Evermann, Jana-Rebecca Rehse & Peter Fettke: Predicting Process Behaviour using Deep Learning.

9th edition of the Business Informatics’ Encyclopaedia appeared

The online Encyclopaedia of Business Informatics welcomes its 9th edition. The first edition appeared in 2008 edited by Professor Karl Kurbel who was until the 8th edition its chief editor. The 9th editition not only welcomes Professor Norbert Gronau as editor but also a new publishing house: Berliner Verlag GITO.

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The Federal Office of Personnel Management of the Federal Armed Forces (BAPersBw) visits the DFKI

On September 26th the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) received the Federal Office of Personnel Management of the Federal Armed Forces (BAPersBw). After a speech delivered by Professor Wolfgang Wahlster on Artificial Intelligence as Spearhead of Digitalization, some live system demonstrations regarding the cooperation between men and robots and business process menagement took place.

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Best Report Award for the Institute for Information Systems at the 12th international Workshop on Business Process Intelligence 2016 (BPI ’16)


At this year’s international workshop on Business Process Intelligence (BPI ’16), which took place in Rio de Janeiro during the Business Process Management Conference (BPM 2016), Sharam Dadashnia, Tim Niesen, Philip Hake, Peter Fettke, Nijat Mehdiyev and Joerg Evermann have been honoured with the Best Report Award. 

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iPRODICT at the national IT-Gipfel

On November 16th iPRODICT has been presented at the national IT-Gipfel. This project contributes to the improvement of the quality standards in the steel production. It allows a fast analysis of billions of data and a prognosis of the irregularities.

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APPsist presented by minister Gabriel at the 10th national IT-Gipfel

On November 16th and 17th at the 10th national IT-Gipfel in Saarbrücken, opened by the Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy Sigmar Gabriel, our project APPsist was presented as exhibit and pioneering technology in the field of operational qualification.

Project „VU-App – Mobile Unfallerfassung bei der Polizei im Saarland“ becomes popular

Sharam Dadashnia’s and Constantin Houy’s project „VU-App – Mobile Unfallerfassung bei der Polizei im Saarland“ is being remarkably discussed by media in these days. The Saarland’s police are testing the mobile accident report and on November 16th the Proof of Concept and the testing results will be presented to the Staatskanzlei.

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