Workflow mining bij GGZNHN (in Dutch)

GGZNHN is een specialistische ggz-instelling die behandelingen biedt aan mensen met ernstige psychiatrische aandoeningen[1]. Deze opdracht heeft betrekking op de groep mensen (volwassenen) die wordt aangemeld door de huisarts voor een ambulante ggz-behandeling.  Cliënten worden rechtstreeks via de huisarts aangemeld, via externe ketenpartners of via de aan GGZNHN verbonden basis-ggz (Amici).  Een ambulante behandeling wordt Read More …

Develop a Behavioral Event Data Query Language

Query languages are essential for exploring, working with data and directly answering questions from data. SQL is the prime example for answering questions on relational data. Behavioral data is recorded in the form of events with timestamps. Various techniques such as Process Mining use the data in the form of event logs to aggregate and Read More …

Best PhD. Dissertation award at ICPM 2020 for Xixi Lu

Xixi Lu, a former PhD student of our group, has won the Best PhD. Dissertation award with her thesis “Using behavioral context in process mining: exploration, preprocessing and analysis of event data“. Her promotor was Wil van der Aalst, and Dirk Fahland was one of her copromotors.

Process Mining and Process Prediction in Logistics (Vanderlande)

Summary In the context of the “Process Mining in Logistics” research project between Vanderlande Industries, we are offering multiple Master projects on process mining on event data of large-scale material handling systems. The fundamental challenges addressed are size (logistics processes are a factor 10-100 larger than business processes), reliable performance analysis and process prediction. We Read More …

2AMI20 Advanced Process Mining

Understanding and predicting behavior of people and machines in a shared setting (task, project, factory, process, organization) is central to Data Science and Artificial Intelligence. Actions of people and machines can be recorded as discrete events in event sequences (logs), event databases (tables, graphs), and real-time event streams. Learning behavioral models of discrete event data Read More …

2IAB0 Data analytics for engineers

Learning goals Students gain insight in basic techniques for processing large amounts of data in an efficient, reliable, and consistent way. Students develop skills in understanding, interpreting, and documenting data and information in the context of realistic scenarios. Students get understanding of the data life cycle and develop skills for structuring their solutions of practical Read More …

Applying Process Mining to Predict Customer Behavior and Recommend Actions

Background In the Dutch health care system health care insurance is obligated for all residents. The government sets the basis package and insurers compete based on price and service. Customer service is therefore very important for every health insurance company; especially in the fast changing digital world. As a result customer satisfaction is the most Read More …

Certif-AI

Certif-AI: Certification of production process quality through Artificial Intelligence Description Production processes can be made ‘smarter’ by exploiting the data streams that are generated by the machines that are used in production. In particular these data streams can be mined to build a model of the production process as it was really executed – as Read More …

The Certif-AI project has been approved by NWO

A new PhD position will become available in the PA group to develop and evaluate techniques for mining production processes from sensor data. This PhD position will be funded by NWO on the approved Certif-AI (Certification of production process quality through Artificial Intelligence) project. Below, is a short description for this project. Production processes can Read More …

Process mining for six sigma: a guideline and tool support

Graafmans, T. L. F., Türetken, O., Poppelaars, J. J. G. H., & Fahland, D. (Accepted/In press). Process mining for six sigma: a guideline and tool support. Business & Information Systems Engineering. Abstract Process mining offers a set of techniques for gaining data-based insights into business processes from event logs. The literature acknowledges the potential benefits Read More …

BPI Challenge 2020

The tenth International Business Process Intelligence Challenge is again co-located with ICPM. This challenge provides participants with a real-life event log, and challenges them to analyze these data using whatever techniques available, focusing on one or more of the process owner’s questions or proving other unique insights into the process(es) captured in the event log. Read More …

Run 6 of “Process Mining in Healthcare” MOOC starts on April 13th, 2020

On April 13, 2020, the sixth run of the free FutureLearn online course ‘Process mining in healthcare’ will start, register now! We are happy to be able to run this course again, after over 2,500 students registered for the first three runs. Healthcare in particular has come under increasing pressure to reduce cost while improving Read More …

Run 12 of “Introduction to Process Mining with ProM” MOOC starts at April 13, 2020

On April 13, 2020, the twelfth run of the free FutureLearn online course ‘Introduction to process mining with ProM’ will start. Join the 15.000 students who enrolled before you and join the course! Process mining is a novel collection of techniques that connects the areas of data science and business process management. Using process mining Read More …

Working on Process Mining? Consider becoming a member of the IEEE Task Force on Process Mining!

If you did not join the IEEE Task Force on Process Mining yet, please consider doing so!                 >> register via https://www.tf-pm.org/subscription/form  << The IEEE Task Force on Process Mining (TFPM) was established in October 2009 as part of the IEEE Computational Intelligence Society. The set of activities and members has expanded over the last Read More …

Two new PhD students: Eva Klijn and Fatemeh Shafiee

On February 1st, Eva Klijn and Fatemeh Shafiee started working as PhD students in the PA group. Eva started as PhD-TA, and is supervised by Dirk Fahland. Fatemeh started as a PhD student on the TACTICS project, and is supervised by Natalia Sidorova. A big welcome to the both of them!

Enabling efficient process mining on large data sets: realizing an in-database process mining operator

Dijkman, R., Gao, J., Syamsiyah, A., van Dongen, B., Grefen, P., & ter Hofstede, A. (2019). Enabling efficient process mining on large data sets: realizing an in-database process mining operator. Distributed and Parallel Databases, 38(1), 227-253. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10619-019-07270-1 Abstract Process mining can be used to analyze business processes based on logs of their execution. These execution Read More …

2IIH0 Process Modelling and Simulation

Processes are everywhere in organizations and modern life is often governed by all kinds of processes, ranging from administrative processes to handle admission to a university to logistic processes to handle packages being delivered to customers who ordered online. Especially in administrative processes, concurrency plays an important role as multiple things can happen in parallel Read More …

2IMI00 Seminar AIS

In this seminar, a group of master students will get in touch with research in the area of Information Systems, where Process Mining and Process Analysis from Event Data are the central themes. We study recent publications in the area of process mining and practical applications on real-life examples, to provide a good insight into Read More …

2IMI05 Capita selecta process analytics

People interested in the ‘process side’ of information systems can take the course ‘Capita selecta architecture of information systems’. This course will be organized in an ad-hoc manner taking into account the interests of the student. The focus will always be on a particular ‘hot topic’ in the information systems domain. The course can, in Read More …

2IMI20 Advanced Process Mining

Process mining provides a new means to understand and improve processes in an objective way in a variety of application domains through the analysis of recorded event data. This advanced course on process mining teaches students the fundamental concepts and theoretical foundations of process mining along a complete process mining methodology, and exposes students to Read More …

2IMI35 Introduction to process mining

Data science is the profession of the future, because organizations that are unable to use (big) data in a smart way will not survive. It is not sufficient to focus on data storage and data analysis. The data scientist also needs to relate data to process analysis. Process mining bridges the gap between traditional model-based Read More …

2IOI0 DBL Process Mining

In this DBL, students get a chance to get a first glimpse on process mining. Through a practical case, students will learn the basics of data mining in the context of (business) processes and they build a prediction model for process aspects. In the basic course Data Analytics for Engineers, students have seen the basics Read More …

JBG030 DBL Data Challenge

The objective of the Data Challenge courses is to teach students how to perform large-scale data-driven analyses themselves, combining the technical skills acquired earlier in the Data Science program with insights gained in methodological courses. In the first Data Challenge 1, students will get the possibility to apply the methods and techniques acquired during the Read More …

JBG060 Data Challenge 3

The objective of the Data Challenge courses is to teach students how to perform large-scale data-driven analyses themselves, combining technical skills acquired earlier with insights gained in methodological courses. The focus of Data Challenge 3 is to take students through the entire life-cycle of a data analysis for public stakeholders, starting in a typical situation Read More …

JM0210 Real-Time Process Mining (JADS)

The Real-Time Process Mining course is an advanced master-level process mining course where the following main contents will be covered: Dimensionality reduction and efficient preprocessing of log files Stream data mining Advanced topics in process mining, like: stream process discovery, online conformance checking and concept drift detection When the focus shifts to advanced topics in Read More …