Impact of YAWL on Teaching

A. Lectures

YAWL is or has been taught in the courses of 38 universities across 20 countries.

Australia

 

Queensland University of Technology
YAWL was taught as part of: INB323/INN323 "Smart Services" in Semester 2, 2009, and in 2011 by Dr Michael Adams; ITN/B299 "Workflow Management" in Semester 1, 2006; ITN261 "Methods and Techniques in Business Process Management" in Semester 1 2005; and YAWL was a topic of a guest lecture in ITN252 "Process Engineering" in 2004, among others.

University of South Australia
YAWL is taught as part of the course INFS 5088 Business Process Modelling and Workflow by Dr Wolfgang Mayer.

Belgium

 

Université Libre de Bruxelles
YAWL is taught by Dr. Esteban Zimányi as part of the course "Business Process Management", in the Faculté des Sciences of the Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium.

Canada

 

Memorial University of Newfoundland
YAWL is to be taught by Dr. Joerg Evermann and Mary Furey as part of the course Business 2710: Business Process Modelling, via distance through the department of Distance Education and Learning Technologies at Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada, in the second half of 2011.

China

 

Tsinghua University
YAWL is taught in elective unit "Workflow Technology Foundation" of the postgraduate course in School of Software in Tsinghua University from 2005 onwards by Prof Jianmin Wang. ("工作流技术基础" – 清华大学软件学院硕士生选修课程之一).

Estonia

 

University of Tartu
YAWL is taught as part of a regular course on Business Process Management lectured by Prof Marlon Dumas.

Finland

 

University of Helsinki
YAWL is taught by Dr Alexander Norta as part of the course Business Process Automation at the Department of Computer Science at the University of Helsinki, Finland, in the first half of 2011 (spring semester).

France

 

University Toulouse 1
YAWL was taught as part of the Master IGSI, in semester 2 of 2007 and 2008 by Chihab Hanachi.

University Toulouse 2
YAWL was taught as part of the Master ISMAG, in semester 1 during 2008-2011, by Chihab Hanachi.

Jean-François Champollion Education and Research University Centre
YAWL was taught as part of the ISIS Engineering Program in semester 2 during 2007-2010.

Germany

 

Universität Koblenz Landau
YAWL is being taught as part of the course Digitale Kommunikation by PD Dr. Patrick Delfmann.

Technische Universitat Dormund
YAWL is being taught as part of the course "Elektronische Geschaftsprozesse" by Prof. Dr. Jakob Rehof in 2010.

Bonn-Rhine-Sieg University oAS
YAWL is being taught since the summer 2010 by Prof. Dr. Andreas Hense as part of a course on Process Modeling for 3rd semester bachelor students in Business Information Systems.

Fachhochschule Aachen
YAWL was taught by Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Siepmann in a course on Workflow Management during the years 2007-2009.

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Dr Jan Mendling used YAWL in Business Process Modelling in the winter semester 2008/2009, mentioned YAWL in a lecture in System Analysis and Design in 2009 and mentioned YAWL in a lecture in Advanced BPM and Enterprise Systems in the winter semester 2009/2010.

Katholische Universitaet Eichstaett
YAWL was used in a course on Geschaeftsprozessmodellierung und Workflow-Management at the Informatik Fakultaet in the winter semester of 2007/2008.

University of Karlsruhe
YAWL was used in a course on Workflow Management Systems taught by Dipl.Inform. Jutta Mülle in the winter semesters of 2008/2009 and 2006/2007. Exercises can be found here.

University of Muenster
YAWL was taught in a course on: Workflow Management and Petri Nets in 2009/2010 by Dr. Patrick Delfmann, Sebastian Herwig, and Armin Stein; Geschaeftsprozessmodellierung und Workflowmanagement in the winter semester of 2007/2008; and Workflow Patterns and YAWL by Dr. Patrick Delfmann, Sebastian Herwig, and Armin Stein in 2007.

University of Potsdam
There are 2 detailed lectures about YAWL - Overview of the Language and Formal Semantics - in a course on Process Oriented Information Systems at HPI by Prof Mathias Weske in the winter semester of 2006/2007.

University of Regensburg
YAWL was used in a course on: Geschaeftsprozessmodellierung at the Lehrstuhl für Business Engineering by Prof. Dr. Susanne Leist in the winter semester of 2008/2009; and Workflow Management (Master) in the winter semester of 2009/2010 by Prof. Dr. Susanne Leist and Prof. Dr. Peter Lory.

Technische Universität Braunschweig
YAWL was used in a course called: Petrinetze sind für Alle(s) da! at the Institut für Programmierung und Reaktive Systeme by Prof. Dr. U. Goltz in the Winter semester of 2013/2014.

India

 

Vishwakarma Institute of Technology
YAWL was taught as part of IP0943: Process Modeling in the 2008-2009 and 2009-2010 academic years.

Israel

 

University of Haifa
YAWL is taught in the Master's level course Business Process Management, given in the spring semester at the Information Systems department by Pnina Soffer.

Italy

 

University of Trento
YAWL was used in teaching of the course Organizational Information Systems during semester 2010-2011.

SAPIENZA – University of Rome
YAWL was taught, using chapters 1-6, 17, 20 and 22 of the YAWL book, as part of the course Seminars in Software and Services for the Information Society by Arthur ter Hofstede in May 2010. YAWL was also taught as part of the course Elective in Software and Services for the Master Degree in Computer Engineering in Semester 2, 2009 by Dr. Massimiliano de Leoni. An introduction to Workflow Patterns and verification was also given.

University of Bologna
YAWL was taught in Laboratorio Programmazione Web, Corso di Laurea Magistrale in Scienze di Internet, - Dr. Davide Rossi 2008/2009.

University of Calabria
YAWL is taught as part of a unit Sistemi di Elaborazioni 1 by Prof. Giancarlo Fortino in the second half of 2006 and in 2008/2009 and 2009/2010.

University of Verona
YAWL was taught as part of "Sistemi Informativi Aziendali, Corso di Laurea Magistrale in Ingegneria e Scienze Informatiche" in 2010 by Dr Barabara Oliboni, and "Sistemi Informativi Aziendali, Corso di Laurea Specialistica in Informatica" from 2007 to 2010 by Prof Carlo Combi, and YAWL was taught as part of a First Level Master in Network Planning and Management by Dr. Barbara Oliboni and Dr. Matteo Gozzi in 2006. This site has a set of very detailed lectures on YAWL (in Italian).

Liechtenstein

 

University of Liechtenstein
YAWL was taught as part of a master's course on "Business Process Implementation" at the Institute of Information Systems of the University of Liechtenstein by Jan Mendling and Oliver Mueller in 2011. It is also planned to be a part of this course in future offerings.

Mexico

 

University of Guadalajara
YAWL was taught as part of the PhD in Information Technologies program, CUCEA Postgraduate Department, by Chihab Hanachi.

The Netherlands

 

Radboud University Nijmegen
YAWL was presented as part of a unit Modelling of Organisations, at the Nijmegen Institute for Information and Computing Science, in the first half of 2004 by Prof Erik Proper.

Technische Universiteit Eindhoven
YAWL is taught as part of 2II55: Business Process Management Systems in second semester (Jan-July) in 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011.

Tilburg University
YAWL was used in the master year course Workflow Management in semester Sept-Dec 2007 by Dr Manfred Jeusfeld. YAWL was also used in IS Analysis and Design at this university.

New Zealand

 

University of Canterbury
YAWL is included in the course Special Topic: Business Process Management taught by Dr Ulrich Remus, in the Department of Accountancy & Information Systems, College of Business and Economics, University of Canterbury, Christchurch.

Romania

 

Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iasi
YAWL is taught as part of a course on Workflow Modelling, Verification, Security by Prof. Dr. Cristian-Dumitru Masalagiu.

Russia

 

National Research University - Higher School of Economics
YAWL is taught in a course on "Business Process Management Systems" by Prof. Irina Lomazova, and L. Dvoryansky, in the School of Software Engineering.

Sweden

 

Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) and Stockholm University (SU), at the department for Computer and Systems Sciences (DSV), SU/KTH
YAWL was used in a course - BPDI/IV2037, Business Process Design and Intelligence, 7,5hp (a course at master level, 5 weeks full time studies) in the spring semester of 2009-2011. YAWL was also used in a course - IV1020, Processmodellering och design, 9hp (an introductory, but specialized, course on Process modeling and design, 6 weeks full time studies) in the spring semester of 2008-2011. In all cases, A/Prof Petia Wohed was the lecturer.

United States

 

University of Southern California
YAWL was studied as part of the final course project dealing with software architectural recovery and workflow systems in CS578: "Software Architectures", a graduate course taught at the University of Southern California (USC), in Los Angeles, CA, in the Spring Semester of 2009 by Professor Chris Mattmann.

B. Minor Use

Linkopings Universitet, Department of Computer Science, Sweden
YAWL was Mentioned as part of a lecture of the unit TDDC18 Component-Based Software, by by Prof. Dr. Uwe Assmann in the first half of 2004.

California State University, USA
YAWL was used in the master course MIS 260: Systems Analysis and Design in Spring 2007.

West Virginia University, USA
YAWL was presented in Part 2 Collaboration in the 21st Century: Models and Theoretical Foundations in August 2005 by Dr Y.V. Ramana Reddy, Dr. Sumitra Reddy and Vijayanand Bharadwaj.

C. Student Seminars

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany
YAWL was the subject of a seminar called Geschäftsprozessmodellierung in 2010.

Wayne State University, USA
YAWL was the subject of a student presentation in CSC8710: Research Seminar on Scientific Workflows in Fall 2008