Activities

On this page, you can find all my research activities (other than publications), e.g., academic service, teaching, etc.

Software Projects

I have been playing an active role in the development of the following software packages:

  • PM4Py; Process Mining Library for Python; Founder / Coordination / Software Development
  • PM4KNIME; Process Mining Library for KNIME; Founder / Coordinator (to be released)
  • RapidProM; Process Mining Library for RapidMiner; Coordination / Software Development
  • ProM; Process Mining Toolkit, written in Java; Software Development

Teaching

At RWTH Aachen University (my current, secondary affiliation) I am involved in teaching the following courses:

  • Advanced Process Mining; Summer Semester 2019,2020; Responsible Lecturer
  • ProSeminar on Data Pre-Processing; Winter Semester 2018; Supporting Lecturer

At Eindhoven University of Technology, I was involved in teaching the following courses:

  • Advanced Process Mining
  • Introduction to Process Mining
  • Business Process Intelligence
  • Meta-Modeling

Supervision

I supervise several PhD students (Sorted Chronologically):

  • Luis Santos Ribriero; Interactive Performance Measurement & Prediction; RWTH; 2019-now
  • Daniel Schuster; Interactive Process Discovery; Fraunhofer FIT;
    2019-now
  • Chiao-Yun Li; High-Level Performance Measurement & Prediction; Fraunhofer FIT;
    2019-now
  • Junxiong Gao; (Automated) Robotic Process Automation; RWTH;
    2019-2020
  • Mahsa Pourbafrani; Scenario-Based Prediction; RWTH;
    2018-now
  • Mohammadreza Fani Sani; Data Preprocessing for Process Mining; RWTH;
    2017-now

I am the primary supervisor of several MSc/BSc Students (Sorted Chronologically):

Distinctions

  • Distinguished Paper Award; 30th International Conference on Advanced Information Systems Engineering (CAiSE) 2018; (Paper: Filtering Spurious Events from Event Streams of Business Processes; Sebastiaan J. van Zelst, Mohammadreza Fani Sani, Alireza Ostovar, Raffaele Conforti, Marcello La Rosa)

Academic Service

I act(ed) as a Program Chair:

  • 1st International Workshop on Streaming Algorithms for Process Mining (SA4PM) co-located with the 2nd International Conference on Process Mining, 2020
  • Demo Track of the 1st International Conference on Process Mining, 2019 (ICPM 2019)
  • Demo Track of the 40th International Conference on Application and Theory of Petri Nets, 2019 (Petri Nets 2019)

I act(ed) as a Program Committee Member (Reviewing Papers):

  • 1st Workshop on Trust and Privacy in Process Analytics (ICPM 2020)
  • 2nd International Conference on Process Mining (ICPM 2020); Main Track
  • 2nd International Conference on Process Mining (ICPM 2020); Demonstration Track
  • 18th Int. Conference on Business Process Management (BPM 2020); Engineering Track
  • BPM Demos Track 2020 (BPM 2020)
  • The AAAI-20 Workshop on Intelligent Process Automation (IPA-2020)
  • BPM Demos Track 2019 (BPM 2019)
  • BPI Challenge 2019 (ICPM 2019)
  • 1st International Conference on Process Mining, 2019 (ICPM 2019); Main Track
  • 17th Int. Conference on Business Process Management (BPM 2019); Engineering Track

(Invited) Talks