Honors and awards
- The MIS Quarterly paper (‘Transformational issues of big data and analytics in networked business’) was nominated by CIONET Europe for the European Research Paper of the Year Award 2017.
- Rule Challenge award, The international RuleML Symposium, July 2016.
- Recipient of the IBM Faculty Award in 2011.
- Recipient of the Belgian Francqui Chair 2009 at FUNDP.
- Best paper award, The international RuleML Symposium (RuleML 2007), Nov. 2007.
- Best paper nomination, Fourth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems (ICEIS), 2002.
Academic positions and degrees
|Chair of the Department of Decision Sciences and Information Management (KBI)||KU Leuven||2017‑today|
|Coordinator of the Research Group Management Informatics (LIRIS)||KU Leuven||2006-2017|
|Full Professor, Department of Decision Sciences and Information Management||KU Leuven||1996‑today|
|Vice-chairman and research director, Dept of Applied Economics||KU Leuven||1996‑2000|
|PhD in Applied Economics||KU Leuven||1986|
|PhD researcher||KU Leuven||1979-1986|
Services at KU Leuven
- Chair of the Department of Decision Sciences and Information Management (KBI) (2017-)
- Coordinator of the Research Group Management Informatics (LIRIS) (2006-2017)
- Programme Coordinator Handelsingenieur Beleidsinformatica/Business and Information Systems Engineering (2010-2017)
- Member of the Department Board (Departementsbureau) of the Department of Applied Economics, KU Leuven (2003-2004)
- Member of the Permanent Educational Committee Graduate Programs
- Member of ‘Begeleidingscommissieomvormingsdossiers Associatie K.U.Leuven’ (2003-2004)
- Member of KulEco Committee (K.U.Leuven Associatie) (2002-)
- Vice-chairman Department of Applied Economics (1996-2000)
- Chairman of FEB ICT committee of the Faculty (1994-2002)
- Member of the Library Committee of the Faculty (1988-2002)
- Member of working group ‘Begeleide Zelfstudie’, Onderwijsraad, KU Leuven (1996-1999)
- Director of the Postgraduate Program in Management (1988-1991)
Service to the academic community
Chair or co-chair
- Program Chair (with Ron Ross) of the World Congress on Decision Tables (2010-2015)
- (Co-)chair of DeMiMoP (2013-2016), DeHMiMoP (2017-2018), Dec2H (2019-) workshops at BPM (Decision Mining and Modeling for Business Processes)
- Co-chair of SeDes (2012-2013) (Semantic Decision Support)
- Co-chair of Special Session on Process Mining at IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation 2012
- Co-chair of CAiSE 08 Workshop Regulations Modelling and Deployment (ReMoD 08)
- Organizer and co-chair, European Symposium on Verification and Validation of Knowledge Based Systems (EUROVAV 97), Leuven
- Business and Information Systems Engineering (BISE, BPM area)
- Decision Support Systems
- Expert Systems with Applications
- International Journal of Digital Accounting
- International Journal on Intelligent Systems in Accounting, Finance & Management.
- Data Modeling Zone Europe (2018)
- Beltug (2017)
- Avola (2017)
- WCDT Keynote (2016 and before)
- IC3K Keynote (2015)
- BBC Keynote (2015)
- LISS Keynote (2012)
- RuleML Keynote (2011)
- BPM, BPM Workshops
- CAiSE workshops
- edBPM 2011, ACIS 2010, JCKBSE 2010, ABIS 2009, edBPM 2009, EIS 2009, GRCIS 2009, SIGSAND-Europe 2008, EIS 2008, GRCIS2008, …