A 30 minute time slot is reserved for each accepted paper. Speakers are kindly asked to prepare a 20 minutes presentation.

Thursday, February 23rd

10:00-11:00, Welcome Session:
  • Welcome from the Vice President Research, University of Bamberg
  • Welcome from the Program Chair, ZEUS 2012
  • Keynote, Prof. Dr. Tim Weitzel on "Is there a Business Value of SOA?" (see below)
11:00-11:15: Break

11:15-12:45, Session 1: Service Adaptation and Synthesis, Session Chair: Oliver Kopp
  • Toward Deciding the Existence of Adaptable Services
    Christian Gierds
  • Cost-minimal Adapters for Services
    Jan Sürmeli
  • Partner Synthesis for Data-Dependent Services
    Christoph Wagner
12:45-13:45: Lunch Break
13:45-15:15, Session 2: Service Composition, Session Chair: Niels Lohmann
  • HarmonICS - a Tool for Composing Medical Services
    Dariusz Doliwa, Wojciech Horzelski, Mariusz Jarocki, Artur  Niewiadomski, Wojciech Penczek, Agata Polrola and Jaroslaw Skaruz
  • Automated Composition of Timed Services by Planning as Model Checking
    Daniel Stöhr and Sabine Glesner
  • Best Service Synthesis in the Weighted Roman Model
    Diego Calvanese and Ario Santoso
15:15-16:15: Break

16:15-17:45 Session 3: Service Language Characteristics, Session Chair: Andreas Rogge-Solti
  • Choreographies in BPMN 2.0: New Challenges and Open Questions
    Mario Cortes Cornax, Sophie Dupuy-Chessa and Dominique Rieu
  • Building Orchestrations in B2Bi - The Case of BPEL 2.0 and BPMN 2.0
    Jörg Lenhard and Guido Wirtz
  • A Survey on Approaches for Timed Services
    Kristian Duske and Richard Müller
19:30: Workshop Dinner (see below)

Friday, February 24th

8:30-10:00, Session 4: Process Analysis, Session Chair: Jan Sürmeli
  • Weak Conformance of Process Models with respect to Data Objects
    Andreas Meyer, Artem Polyvyanyy and Mathias Weske
  • Towards Verification of Process Merge Patterns with Allen's Interval Algebra
    Sebastian Wagner, Oliver Kopp and Frank Leymann
  • Towards Automatic Generation of Process Architectures for Process Collections
    Rami-Habib Eid-Sabbagh
10:00-10:30: Break
10:30-12:00, Session 5:   Workflow Management, Session Chair: Matthias Wieland
  • Contextsensitive Online Adaption of Workflows
    Johannes Kretzschmar and Clemens Beckstein
  • Towards process evaluation in non-automated process execution environments
    Nico Herzberg, Matthias Kunze and Andreas Rogge-Solti
  • Towards a Human Task Management Reference Model
    Daniel Schulte
12:00-13:00: Lunch Break
13:00-14:30, Session 6: Service Design, Session Chair: Andreas Schönberger
  • Building High Performance SOA Applications
    Uwe Breitenbücher, Oliver Kopp, Frank Leymann, Michael Reiter, Dieter Roller and Tobias Unger
  • Guided Control Flow Unfolding for Workflow Graphs Using Value Range Information
    Thomas Heinze, Wolfram Amme, Simon Moser and Kai Gebhardt
  • Model support for confidential service-oriented business processes
    Andreas Lehmann and Niels Lohmann
14:30-14:45: Break

14:45-15:15: Closing Session and Best Presentation Award

16:00-23:00: Bamberg Brewery Walk (depending on interested participants)


 Prof. Dr. Tim Weitzel  
Prof. Dr. Tim Weitzel will give a talk on "Is there a Business Value of SOA?"

Tim Weitzel is Professor of Information Systems at Bamberg University. Prior to that, he was Asst. Professor at the Institute of Information Systems at Goethe University in Frankfurt, Germany, where he worked as project leader for E-HR, outsourcing and IT management projects.

Tim has been head of a variety of research and consulting projects on IT Business Value, standardization, E-Business and E-Recruiting. He is the author of over 100 articles and seven books. His research on standards and networks, outsourcing, IT management and alignment, E-Finance and E-HR has been published in MIS Quarterly, Decision Support Systems, ISF, Wirtschaftsinformatik, ZfB, Electronic Markets, JEIM, JECR, ISeB, JITSR and others.

Social Event in the UNESCO world heritage Bamberg

Thursday, February 23rd 2012, 7:30 pm: Workshop dinner at Spezial-Bräu Bamberg, Obere Königstr. 10, 96052 Bamberg
For those who are interested in local food, please let me know whether or not you want "Fränkisches Schäufela".
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Friday, February 24th 2012, 4pm-11pm (tentative): Bamberg Brewery Walk (visit Bamberg's 9 breweries)

Bamberg Breweries