BPMN Research: What We Know and What We Don’t Know

  • Jan Recker
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing book series (LNBIP, volume 125)


In this short keynote paper, I will briefly explore the current state of research and practice surrounding the BPMN standard. On basis of this analysis I will offer a personal outlook into the key emerging areas where I believe more research will be required to further understand BPMN, its premise and promise, and how we can shape – and join together – the landscape of BPMN practice and development in academia and industry.


BPMN process modeling Known Unknowns empirical research design research research agenda 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jan Recker
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  1. 1.Retail Innovation Information Systems School Science & Engineering FacultyAustralia

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