15. July 2024

Industry 4.0 & IoT for BPM

I2PM Expert Group: Drive process and modelability in the context of CPS

The fourth expert group focuses on the integration of Industry 4.0 and IoT technologies in BPM initiatives to optimize information supply, analytical methods, operations research and IT operations. The group develops strategies for the efficient collection and processing of data to enable optimal business decisions. Through the use of IoT and Industry 4.0, innovative approaches are developed to optimize operational processes and adapt the IT infrastructure to the requirements of these technologies.

Advisory Board

The expert group consists of a network of BPM experts, researchers and business practitioners.
Coordinator: Udo Kannengiesser, Johannes Kepler University Linz (IoT-for-BPM@i2pm.net)


  • Development of design methodologies for digital process twins.
  • Development of integrated process modelling approaches for BPM and IoT.
  • Development of analytical methods for process improvement.
  • Development of innovative approaches to process analysis in Industry 4.0 scenarios.
  • Alignment of IT infrastructure and IT operating processes with Industry 4.0 requirements.
  • Development of strategies for efficient interoperation between IT and operational processes.


  • Integration of data and process models in digital twins.
  • Seamless integration of processes across the automation pyramid.
  • Data management and analysis for optimal business decisions.
  • Analytical methods for the improvement of business processes.
  • Design of IT infrastructure and IT operating processes for Industry 4.0.
  • Integrated, IoT-controlled information flows in business processes.
  • Process analysis methods in Industry 4.0 scenarios.
  • Investigation and optimization of operational processes in relation to IoT.
  • Techniques for cooperation between IT and operational processes.


The group promotes the development of fundamental methods and techniques to maximize the potential of Industry 4.0 and IoT in business process management.

Get engaged

Please send any questions regarding content and requests for cooperation to the expert group by email: