Communication and Coordination in Business Processes

Call for papers (25Kb)

We invite you to submit a paper to the research workshop Communication and Coordination in Business Processes. Submissions are limited to 15 pages, single-spaced. We accept also shorter position papers. Submissions should be sent electronically in Word or PDF format to Karin Axelsson (karax@ida.liu.se).

Enquiries can be addressed to Göran Goldkuhl (ggo@ida.liu.se)

Topics

This is a list of possible topics that may be addressed at the workshop. Other related topics are also welcome.

  • Inter-organisational coordination in business processes
  • Intra-organisational coordination in business processes
  • IT as a communication instrument in business processes
  • Different coordination mechanisms in business processes
  • Modelling of business processes
  • Business process evaluation
  • Evolution vs design of business processes
  • Generic models of business processes
  • Infrastructures for communication and coordination in business processes
  • Roles of human agents vs software agents in business processes
  • Collaboration vs conflict in business process coordination
  • Coordination of communication
  • Communication in coordination
  • Communication theories
  • Coordination theories
  • Business process theories
  • How to research communication and coordination in business processes