Business Process Technology Group


  • Decision Management Experts discuss Practical Aspects of DMN
    At more than a dozen decision management experts discuss practical aspects of DMN in different industries, Professor Weske being one of them. This is interesting reading not only for practitioners in decision management, but also for researchers in the area, since, potentially, novel research challenges can be derived from the statements of the experts.

  • Massive open online course on Business Process and Decision Modeling, starts April 11
    Mathias Weske and his teaching team consisting of Luise Pufahl, Kimon Batoulis and Julian Weise organizes a new massive open online course, called BPMN meets DMN: Business Process and Decision Modeling. More information on the course including registration information can be found at The flyer can be found here.

  • IWPE 2016 in Rio de Janeiro on 19st of September 2016
    Together with Manfred Reichert from Ulm University, Mathias Weske organizes the second International Workshop on Process Engineering as a BPM 2016 workshop. It aims at bringing together researchers and practitioners interested in the engineering aspects of process-oriented information systems, an area which did not receive enough attention by the scientific community so far. More information can be found at

  • Offene Stellen im Fachgebiet BPT
    Das Fachgebiet Business Process Technology sucht wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiter und Mitarbeiterinnen mit einem Abschluss in Informatik-Studiengängen oder informatiknahen Studiengängen. Weitere Informationen finden Sie auf der Seite OffeneStellen.

Our Team

Members of BPT Research Group - January 2016

BPT Research Group - January 2016: Sankalita Mandal, Mathias Weske, Matthias Weidlich (guest), Kimon Batoulis, Marcin Hewelt, Luise Pufahl, Ekaterina Bazhenova, Adriatik Nikaj (left to right)

July 2015 December 2014 June 2014 April 2013 August 2012 November 2011 July 2011 December 2010 December 2009 Oryx Team September 2008 April 2008


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)

Student Assistants

Adrian Holfter Student Assistant Adrian..Holfter(at)
Moritz Hilscher Student Assistant Moritz..Hilscher(at)
Heiko Beck Student Assistant Heiko..Beck(at)
Maarten Oestreich Student Assistant Maarten..Oestreich(at)
Julian Weise Student Assistant Julian..Weise(at)

Former Members

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