Über den Autor
Jorge Cardoso joined the University of Madeira (Portugal) in March 2003. He previously gave lectures at University of Georgia (USA) and at the Instituto Politï¿½cnico de Leiria (Portugal). Dr. Cardoso received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Georgia in 2002. While at the University of Georgia, he was a part of the LSDIS Lab. where he did extensive research on workflow management systems. He received his M. Sc. and B. Sc. also in Computer Science from the University of Coimbra (Portugal). In 1999, he worked at the Boeing Company on enterprise application integration. Dr. Cardoso was the co-organizer and co-chair of the First, Second, and Third International Workshop on Semantic and Dynamic Web Processes. He has published over 60 refereed papers in the areas of workflow management systems, Semantic Web, and related fields. He has also edited 3 books on Semantic Web and Web services. Prior to joining the University of Georgia, he worked for two years at CCG, Zentrum fï¿½r Graphische Datenverarbeitung, where is did research on Computer Supported Cooperative Work.
Advanced modeling methodologies Business process compliance Business process engineering Business process governance Business process intelligence Business process management in organizations Maturity of business processes Measurement of business processes Modern business process languages Process models in dynamic environments Semantic business process management Web process adaptation Workflow management systems
Business managers are striving to move toward process-centric organizations, but the challenge remains in ensuring adoption of a business process culture.