Predictive Business Analytics and Business Process Management: a literature study (Yannick Arys)

Who: Yannick Arys Promotor: Frederik Gailly Supervisor: Steven Mertens Problem description Research objectives/approach References Dumas, M., La Rosa, M., Mendling, J., & Reijers, H. A. (2013). Fundamentals of Business Process Management. Springer Berlin / Heidelberg. Retrieved from http://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-3-642-33143-5/page/1 MOOCS Coursera + EdX

How can a process-oriented approach support information flow and triage in Emergency Departments (Bernard Louis)

Who: Bernard Louis Promotor/ Supervisor: Frederik Gailly Problem description Triage in emergency departments is slow and inefficient in some hospitals. The information exchange between different care providers is insufficient. Information is often lost when patients are transferred between departments or institutions. There is no defined structure for internal communication (e.g. SBAR or RSVP). These flaws result… Continue reading How can a process-oriented approach support information flow and triage in Emergency Departments (Bernard Louis)

Practical research in Enterprise Architecture and Enterprise Modeling(Tom Carels)

Who: Tom Carels Promotor: Frederik Gailly Supervisor: Michael Verdonck Problem Description: Conceptual modeling is a common technique used by companies and consultants during the problem and/or systems analysis. The purpose of conceptual modeling is to display the structure and the behavior of certain operating components and/or processes. The model leads to better communication and understanding, which can… Continue reading Practical research in Enterprise Architecture and Enterprise Modeling(Tom Carels)

Supporting medical ward rounds through business process management: an empirical study (Rob Steenacker)

Who: Rob Steenacker Promotor/ Supervisor: Frederik Gailly Problem description In a hospital, ward rounds are crucial for task coordination and decision- making. In the course of knowledge-intensive patient treatment processes, it should be possible to quickly define tasks and to assign them to clinicians in a flexible manner. In current practice, however, task management is not… Continue reading Supporting medical ward rounds through business process management: an empirical study (Rob Steenacker)

Investigating the benefits of modeling business processes with BPMN + DMN (Joachim Bossuyt)

Who: Joachim Bossuyt Promotor: Frederik Gailly Daily supervisor: Steven Mertens Problem description OMG recently introduced a new standard, Decision Model and Notation (DMN), to ensure interchangeability of decision models across organizations. The goal is to become a common notation, understandable by all business users. Recent research proposes a combination of BPMN + DMN to reach a separation… Continue reading Investigating the benefits of modeling business processes with BPMN + DMN (Joachim Bossuyt)

Business Process Simulation with R (Yoren Van Cauwenberghe)

Wie: Yoren Van Cauwenberghe Promotor: Frederik Gailly Begeleider: Steven Mertens Problem Description Currently there are a lot of simulation tools available. If we look at the landscape of simulation tools, we find business process management tools and business process modeling tools with simulation possibilities as well as tools specifically created for simulation purposes. All of these… Continue reading Business Process Simulation with R (Yoren Van Cauwenberghe)

Flexible Business Processes in the Service Sector: a literature review (Arne Bliki)

Who: Arne Bliki (HIR)  Promotor: Frederik Gailly Daily supervisor: Steven Mertens Problem description Describing and modeling processes can be seen as a tool for companies in the service sector to optimize their workflow and ensure a homogeneous service is offered. These models are supposed to be a correct abstraction of the real processes. However, in practice… Continue reading Flexible Business Processes in the Service Sector: a literature review (Arne Bliki)

Ontwikkelen van een grafische bedrijfsmodelleringstool met behulp van Sirius (Sonny Selhorst)

Wie: Sonny Selhorst  Promotor: Frederik Gailly Begeleider: Frederik Gailly Beschrijving/ Probleemstelling: In heel wat bedrijven worden een grafische modelleertools ontwikkeld die specifiek zijn voor het bedrijf. Het ontwikkelen van deze tools wordt steeds eenvoudiger door de beschikbaarheid van model-driven development tools die het mogelijk  maken om startend van een model van het domein waarvoor men wenst een… Continue reading Ontwikkelen van een grafische bedrijfsmodelleringstool met behulp van Sirius (Sonny Selhorst)