Business Process Technology Group


  • BPM 2018 Web site online
    The web site of the 16th International Conference on Business Process Management is online at Marco Montali, Ingo Weber, Jan vom Brocke, and Mathias Weske are responsible for the scientific program as PC Co-Chairs.

  • Mathias Weske appointed Chair of BPM Steering Committee
    At BPM 2017 in Barcelona, Mathias Weske was appointed the new Chair of the Steering Committee of the BPM conference series. He follows Wil van der Aalst, who held office from 2003 through 2017.

  • Doctoral Consortium at BPM 2017
    Doctoral students working in business process management will present their work to the jury of the BPM 2017 Doctoral Consortium, which will be held on Sunday, 10 September, 2017 in Barcelona. Details at

  • BPT Chair gives Keynote at BPM 2017
    Mathias Weske will give a keynote presentation at the 15th International Conference on Business Process Management in Barcelona to be held in September. He will talk about BPM: Reflections on a Broad Discipline. More information can be found at

Our Team

Members of BPT Research Group at BPM2017

BPT thinking - November 2017: Adriatik Nikaj, Stephan Haarmann, Ekterina Bazhenova, Marcin Hewelt, Luise Pufahl, Sankalita Mandal, Kimon Batoulis, Mathias Weske (left to right)

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Prof. Dr. Mathias Weske Chair of Research Group +49(0)331-5509-191 Mathias..Weske (at)


Katrin Heinrich Secretary +49(0)331-5509-180 Katrin..Heinrich(at)

Research Assistants

Nico Herzberg, Dipl.-Ing. (DH) PhD Student nico..herzberg(at)
DSC_0955.JPG Luise Pufahl Research Assistant, PhD Student +49(0)331-5509-195 luise..pufahl(at)
Marcin Hewelt Research Assistant, PhD Student at SOAMED +49(0)331-5509-194 marcin..hewelt(at)
Ekaterina (Katya) Bazhenova, M.Sc. Research Assistant, PhD Student at HPI Research School +49(0)331-5509-193 ekaterina..bazhenova(at)
Kimon Batoulis, M. Sc. Research Assistant, PhD Student +49(0)331-5509-199 kimon..batoulis(at)
Adriatik Nikaj, M. Sc. Research Assistant, PhD Student +49(0)331-5509-192 adriatik..nikaj(at)
Sankalita Mandal, M. Sc. Research Assistant, PhD Student at HPI Research School +49(0)331-5509-196 sankalita..mandal(at)
Alaaeddine Yousfi, PhD Research Associate, Postdoc at HPI Research School +49(0)331-5509-212 alaaeddine..yousfi(at)
Prof. Dr. Dimka Karastoyanova Dimka..Karastoyanova(at)

Student Assistants

Adrian Holfter Student Assistant Adrian..Holfter(at)
Moritz Hilscher Student Assistant Moritz..Hilscher(at)

Leon Bein Student Assistant Leon..Bein(at)

Björn Daase Student Assistant Bjoern..Daase(at)

Tobias Pietz Student Assistant Tobias..Pietz(at)

Jan Westphal Student Assistant Jan..Westphal(at)

Former Members

The former members of the Business Process Technology research group at Hasso Plattner Institute are shown on a separate web page.