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.

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.

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.


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.

New article in the DATEV-magazine about artificial intelligence (published in january 2018)

In a new article of the DATEV-magazine Prof. Dr. Peter Fettke speaks about artificial intelligence. The topic is “assistants to consultants: view of sciene”. Basic techniques of artificial intelligence (AI) have already reached a high level of technical maturity in many fields of application. They lead to an innovation advantage – not least in the area of taxation. The full article can be found here.

New article in the magazine IM+io about application potentials of Deep Learning in Process Mining

Prof. Dr. Peter Fettke published a new article in IM+io about application potentials of Deep Learning in Process Mining. In detail he describes the process optimization in the tax department of Henkel AG & Co.KGaA.

You can read the entire article in the IM+io (december 2017).

TaxTech: The way to the second machine age in tax science

Prof. Dr. Peter Fettke about the developments and innovations that tax departments have to deal with in the future. More information about the digitalization of tax processes and an outlook on future business areas is aviable here.

Interview with Prof. Dr. Peter Fettke about the artificial intelligence in the field of taxation

Prof. Dr. Peter Fettke in an interview with “Der Betrieb”. He speaks about the results of the study in collaboration with the international tax consulting firm WTS, applications and the future of artificial intelligence in the field of taxation.
The entire interview is aviable here.

Recent study shows: artificial intelligence will revolutionise the field of taxation

Artificial intelligence (AI) is set to revolutionise work in tax departments. This is the conclusion reached by the German Research Centre for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) and the international tax consulting firm WTS in their joint study, which investigated the specific use of AI technologies in the field of taxation.

The results were presented in Berlin and the cooperation continues as part of a long-term strategic partnership between the DFKI and the WTS. More information about the cooperation is aviable here or you can watch a short film.

Peter’s article in the 1st WTS Digitalisierung-Newsletter

Peter Fettke contributed to the first WTS Digitalisierung-Newsletter with an interesting article, which brings light into the world of artificial intelligence, from its brith to a possible responsible use of its potentital.