8th Liechtenstein Winter School 2019 on BPM and Data Science

The course is organized for the eighth time by the Institute of Information Systems at the University of Liechtenstein; one of the most active BPM and Data Science research groups in Europe. You will gain a comprehensive understanding of the contemporary state-of-the-art in BPM and Data Science. Classes are taught by BPM and Data Science thought leaders from both academia and practice. In additional case studies and exercises you practically apply concepts and methods. You are expected to read assigned papers and book chapters before attending the course.

Topics covered in the course include:

  • Introduction to BPM & Data Science
  • Methods for BPM & Data Science
  • Best Practice Examples for BPM & Data Science
  • BPM: Alignment, Governance and Human Factors
  • Data Science: Decision Theory, Technologies and Algorithms

Important Dates

Early bird registration deadline: 7 December, 2018

Registration deadline: 18 January, 2019

Winter School: 19 – 22 February, 2019


Please note: The costs for the Winter School 2019 will be different due to a shorter period and limited spaces!

The costs for courses, company visits, and social event (meals included) are as follows:

Registration: EUR 150

During the Winter School 2019, students will need to organize their accommodation and meals themselves.


The Winter School is especially targeted at Bachelor students. You should have attended introductory courses in information systems, management studies, or computer science. Your English skills should be good enough to actively take part in class discussions.

Course Credits

Given that your home institution agrees, the course can provide 5 ECTS (you have to pass a written exam at the end of the week). You may also choose to participate as a noncredit student.


The Principality of Liechtenstein is located in the Alpine Rhine Valley in the heart of Europe, surrounded by its neighbors Switzerland and Austria. Liechtenstein is a wonderful place for a wide range of winter sports, such as snowshoe hiking, sledding, ice skating, skiing, and snowboarding. The Liechtenstein Winter School will take place at the University of Liechtenstein in Vaduz.

Important Dates

Early bird registration

7 December 2018

Registration deadline

18 January 2019


19 February 2019

Winter School

20 – 22 February 2019


Please note: We are already fully booked for the Winter School 2019!

The capacities for the Liechtenstein Winter School are limited.

We therefore ask you to send us a short application with your CV via e-mail to Mrs. Nadine Székely (iwi@uni.li).

Please note that due to the scope of the Winter School we will give priority to applications from Bachelor students.

For further information and questions regarding the application process, please also contact Mrs. Nadine Székely.



Academic Board

Prof. Dr. Jan vom Brocke, University of Liechtenstein (Chair)

Prof. Dr. Wil van der Aalst, Eindhoven University of Technology

Prof. Dr. Ulrike Baumoel, FernUniversitaet in Hagen

Prof. Dr. Joerg Becker, University of Muenster

Prof. Dr. Marlon Dumas, University of Tartu

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Frank, University Duisburg-Essen

Prof. Dr. Roland Holten, Goethe University Frankfurt

Prof. Dr. Dimitris Karagiannis, University of Vienna

Prof. Dr. Peter Loos, Universitaet des Saarlandes

Prof. Dr. Marco de Marco, Universita Cattolica Milan

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Mathera, IPM Austria

Prof. Dr. Jan Mendling, WU Vienna

Prof. Dr. Jan Recker, Queensland University of Technology

Prof. Dr. Hajo Reijers, Eindhoven University of Technology

Prof. Dr. Michael Rosemann, Queensland University of Technology

Prof. Dr. Eric Schoop, Technical University Dresden

Prof. Dr. Gerhard Schwabe, University of Zuerich

Prof. Dr. Reima Suomi, Turku School of Economics

Prof. Dr. Robert Winter, University of St. Gallen

Prof. Dr. Mathias Weske, Hasso-Plattner-Institute Potsdam

Prof. Dr. Hans-Dieter Zimmermann, University of Applied Science St.Gallen

Prof. Dr. Michael zur Muehlen, Stevens Institute of Technology

Organizing Committee

Dr. Bernd Schenk, University of Liechtenstein

Dr. Armin Stein, University of Muenster

Supported by

IS:link: Information Systems Student Exchange Network

ERCIS: European Research Center for Information Systems

LCAIS: Liechtenstein Chapter of the Association for Information Systems

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