Special Issue on Business Process Management

Special Issue on Business Process Management

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We are pleased to announce the special issue, to be published in 2021, on Business Process Management (BPM) in the Revista de Informática Teórica e Aplicada (RITA). BPM is a discipline that covers the phases of process identification, process discovery, process analysis, process redesign, process implementation and process monitoring and control. Related to these phases many approaches and technologies have been proposed aiming advances in process documentation, automation and improvement. Therefore, we propose a special issue of RITA, focusing on trends and research related to these advances.

Papers must be written in English, according to the RITA formatting guidelines. Only full papers are accepted for sub- mission. Papers will be refereed through a blind process for technical merit and content.

Topics of Interest (not limited to):

-  Business Process Management and Natural Language Processing;

-  Research on BPM-related standards and technologies, e.g. BPMN, DMN, CMMN;

-  Blockchain in Business Process Management

-  Process Mining approaches, tools and techniques

-  Digital Innovation and Transformation with BPM

-  Dynamic Adaptation in Process-aware Information Systems

-  Artificial intelligence in Business Process Management

-  Business Process Visualization

-  Case studies, literature reviews and empirical studies on BPM rese- arch topics

-  Other BPM related topics (IoT, Smart Cities, Social-human aspects, Healthcare processes, Educational processes, Security issues)



Paper Submission Deadline: Aug, 31, 2020

First Round Notification: Oct, 31, 2020

Revision: Nov, 31, 2020

Final Decision: Dez, 15, 2020

Publication Date: Jan, 15, 2021



Prof. Dr. Márcio Dorn - Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil - mdorn@inf.ufrgs.br

Guest Editors:

Prof. Dr. Lucineia Heloisa Thom - Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil - lucineia@inf.ufrgs.br

Prof. Dr. Gregor Polanč ič - University of Maribor, Slovenija - gregor.polancic@um.si

Prof. Dr. Encarna Sosa - Universidad de Extremadura, España - esosa@unex.es