About Wil van der Aalst
Prof.dr.ir. Wil van der Aalst is a full professor at RWTH Aachen University leading the Process and Data Science (PADS) group. He is also part-time affiliated with the Technische Universiteit Eindhoven (TU/e). Until December 2017, he was the scientific director of the Data Science Center Eindhoven (DSC/e) and led the Architecture of Information Systems group at TU/e.Currently, he is also a distinguished fellow at Fondazione Bruno Kessler (FBK) in Trento and a member of the Board of Governors of Tilburg University. Since 2003, he holds a part-time position at Queensland University of Technology (QUT).
His research interests include process mining, Petri nets, business process management, workflow management, process modeling, and process analysis. Wil van der Aalst has published over 250 journal papers, 22 books (as author or editor), 550 refereed conference/workshop publications, and 80 book chapters.