09:00 - 10:30


Opening Session

Keynote Presentation: Professor Dr Jan Mendling

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 12:30


[Regular Paper] Ontology-Based Discovery of Workflow Activity Patterns, Diogo R. Ferreira, Susana Alves (Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal); Lucinéia H. Thom (Université Joseph Fourier, France / UFRGS, Brazil)

[Regular Paper] Staged Configuration of Multi-Perspectives Variants based on a Generic Data Model, Stephanie Meerkamm (University of Bayreuth, Germany)

[WIP Paper] An Infrastructure Oriented for Cataloging Services and Reuse of Analysis Patterns, Lucas Francisco da Matta Vegi, Douglas Alves Peixoto, Liziane Santos Soares, Jugurta Lisboa-Filho, Alcione de Paiva Oliveira (Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Brazil)

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:30


[Regular Paper] A Component Abstraction for Business Processes, Souvik Barat, Vinay Kulkarni (Tata Consultancy Services, India)

[Regular Paper] A Modular Approach to Build Workflow Engines, Mario Sánchez, Diana Puentes, Jorge Villalobos (Universidad de los Andes, Colombia)

15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 - 17:30


Group discussion: research interests in Reuse in BPM domain

Closing Session


Invited Talk

Professor Dr Jan Mendling from Humboldt-University Berlin, Germany.

Title: Three challenges to Process Model Reuse.

Short Biography: Jan is a Junior Professor with the Institute of Information Systems at Humboldt-University Berlin. He has studied at University of Trier (Germany) and UFSIA Antwerpen (Belgium). He received a PhD degree (Dr. rer. soc. oec) from the Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration (Austria), a diploma degree in Business Computer Science (Dipl.-Wirt.-Inf.) and a diploma degree in Business Administration (Dipl.-Kfm.) both from the University of Trier in 2003. Before his graduation he joined Deutsche Bank AG, PricewaterhouseCoopers Luxembourg S. r.l., Nederlands-Duitse Kamer van Koophandel, ICTeam GmbH, and OnVista AG for internships and part-time Jobs. From 1998 to 2002 he was board member and chair of Brsen-Initiative Trier 1995 e.V. - a student club dedicated to practical stock exchange eduction. In 2002 he received the Knowledge Master degree from Siemens AG and Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich. In October 2003 he joined the Institute of Information Systems and New Media of the Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration. In June 2007 he completed his doctoral thesis on Detection and Prediction of Errors in EPC Business Process Models. From July 2007 until July 2008 he worked as a postdoctoral research fellow at the BPM Group at Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia. He was been a visiting researcher to TU Eindhoven (Feb 2006, Apr 2006, Dec 2006, May 2008, March 2010), to IBM India Research Labs, Bangalore (Sept/Oct 2009, Aug 2010), and to City University of Hong Kong, China (July 2010). Jan is also part of the international research project APROMORE.



Acceptance Rate

For the second edition of the rBPM workshop, 9 papers were submitted, of which 56% could be accepted for presentation and publication.


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