BPM Round Table Amsterdam

Description

The Business Informatics (BusI) group at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam conducts research in the area of Information Systems with a particular focus on business process management, workflow technology, and business process improvement. The BusI group’s main goal is to develop innovative techniques and artifacts to support organizations with managing and improving their business processes. To successfully accomplish this goal, the BusI group is closely cooperating with companies from the services and healthcare domains.

Topics

  • Business Process Improvement
  • Business Process Management
  • Business Process Visualisation
  • Enterprise Modelling
  • Information Systems
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Process Mining
  • Workarounds
  • Workflow Management

Key persons

Prof.dr.ir. Hajo Reijers is a full professor in Computer Science at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU). Next to this, he has a part-time appointment at Eindhoven University of Technology. He received a Ph.D. degree in Mathematics and Computer Science (2002), an M.Sc. degree in Computer Science (1994), and an M.Sc. degree in Technology and Society (1994), all from TU/e. Hajo worked as a management consultants for many years, especially in the domains of financial services and government. The focus of his current research is on business process redesign, workflow management, business process modeling, and simulation. On these topics, he published over 150 scientific papers, chapters in edited books, and articles in professional journals. See www.reijers.com for further details.

Dr. Henrik Leopold is an Assistant Professor in Business Informatics at the Department of Computer Science of VU University Amsterdam. He received a PhD degree (Dr. rer. pol.) as well as a master degree in Information Systems from the Humboldt University Berlin, Germany. Before his graduation, he worked for several departments of the pharmaceutical division of Bayer in Germany and the USA. His current research interests include business process analysis, business process modelling, compliance checking, and natural language processing. The results of his research have been published in the context of over 50 scientific papers. See www.henrikleopold.com for further details.

Dr. Inge van de Weerd is an Assistant Professor in Business Informatics at the Department of Computer Science at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. She holds a PhD in Information and Computing Sciences from Utrecht University and was a visiting scholar at the Tokyo Institute of Technology. Her research interests concern the interaction between information systems, organizations, and individuals. Currently she is involved in research projects on workarounds and process mining in healthcare. She has published over 60 scientific articles, which appeared in the proceedings of various international conferences and workshops, and in journals such as Information & Management, Computers in Human Behavior, and Information & Software Technology.

Local Network

AFAS Software
Amsterdam Data Science
BPM Forum
Deloitte
FrieslandCampina
Precendence
Sogeti
Vodafone

Contact

Dr.ir. D.M.M. Schunselaar
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Faculteit der Exacte Wetenschappen
Informatie Management & Software Engineering
De Boelelaan 1081
1081 HV Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Phone: +31 20 59 89891
Email: d.m.m.schunselaar@vu.nl
WWW: bpmroundtable.vu.nl