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New Projekt “DaSoMan”

We are pleased to announce our new research project DaSoMan. The Data-Sovereignty-Manager (DaSoMan) project will give users of web services complete control over their personal data. At the same time, providers and developers of web services are to be provided with simple mechanisms to integrate helpful analytic functionalities and at the same time to guarantee data security and transparency for their users. The project started in January 2018 and is expected to be completed in December 2019.

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New projekt “ProcessChain”

We are pleased to announce the soon start of the new research project ProcessChain of our researchers Philip Hake and Filip Fatz. In the ProcessChain project, the possibilities and consequences of Blockchain-technology for monitoring cross-company business processes are to be tested in practice. The project will start in March 2018 and is expected to be completed in February 2020.

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EMISA’18 Call for Contributions

///////////////////////////////// EMISA’18 Call for Contributions ///////////////////////////////// Call for Contributions 9th International Workshop on Enterprise Modelling and Information Systems Architectures (EMISA’18) NEW: Cooperation with EMISA-Journal (details see below) May 24-25, 2018 – Rostock, Germany www.emisa2018.informatik.uni-rostock.de<http://www.emisa2018.informatik.uni-rostock.de/> •  Objectives The strategic importance of enterprise modelling has been recognized by an increasing number of companies and public agencies. Enterprise modelling delivers the ‘blueprints’ for co-designing and aligning business and enterprise information systems such that they complement each other in an optimal way. Achieving such interplay requires a multi-perspective approach taking organizational, economic, and technical aspects into account. In a world of cloud, social and

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Blockchain on the radio (German)

How block chain technology is changing the world Almost every German has heard of the crypto currency Bitcoin. The Blockchain technology behind it inspires visionaries, economists and entrepreneurs all over the world. They believe that the Blockchain technology will radically change our lives in the future. An article by Kajetan Dyrlich https://www.deutschlandfunk.de/risiko-rendite-revolution-wie-die-blockchain-technologie.724.de.html?dram:article_id=407700

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Nomination for the “best paper award”

We are happy to announce that the following paper was nominated for the “best paper award” at the 51st Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS). The conference takes place from the 2nd to the 6th of january. You can find more Information about the HICSS here. Michael Frey, Andreas Emrich, Peter Fettke, Peter Loos. “Event entry time prediction in finance business processes using machine learning: A case of loan application.” p. 1386-1394. Congratulations!

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The Business Plus/Minus Ethics Talk 2017

Prof. Dr. Peter Fettke took part in a discussion at the 10th Business +/- Ethics Talk which took place on november 29, 2017. The talk was about the current effects of artificial intelligence on society, the economy and the individual. More information about the event can be found here.

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M4 Forecasting Competition

Makridakis M4 Forecasting Competition * Starts on January 1st, 2018 * Link: https://goo.gl/V36PBr Co-organised by the University of Nicosia and the National Technical University of Athens Professor Spyros Makridakis, a pioneer in the field and, for many, the father of forecasting, is now launching his fourth competition: the Makridakis 4, or M4 Forecasting Competition, to further advance the field. The upcoming competition is being organised by the Institute For the Future (IFF) at the University of Nicosia (UNIC), with the support of the Forecasting & Strategy Unit at the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA). A Professor at UNIC and

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