EMO 2017 (March 19-22) is the 9th International Conference on Evolutionary Multi- Criterion Optimization, aiming to continue the success of previous EMO conferences. We will bring together both the EMO and the multiple criteria decision making (MCDM) communities and moreover focus on solving real-world problems in government, business and industry. The classical EMO format will be supplemented by an EMO competition.
Clear values. Clear objectives. Our way”, that´s BENTELER- Groups´ philosophy, but what does it mean exactly? The Chair for Information Systems and Supply Chain Management and a group of students from the Chair´s lecture “Supply Chain Management” have taken a closer look to find out more about the company.
With their talk " One Plug at a Time - Designing a Peer-to-Peer Sharing Service for Charging Electric Vehicles" in the prototype session, the Crowstrom team won the prototype award at this year's WI conference in St. Gallen.
This year’s CeBIT – the world‘s leading fair for information technology – takes place from March 20th to 24th 2017 in Hanover. As co-exhibitor at the NRW joint stand (hall 6, stand E29/C30), the European Research Center for Information Systems (ERCIS) owns a limited amount of free tickets (e-tickets). If you are interested in a ticket, please send an e-mail to cebit[at]ercis.de. We will send you an activation code.
Arvato CRM Solutions (Arvato), the leading customer relationship management company, has partnered with the European Research Center for Information Systems (ERCIS) at the University of Münster, to create the ERCIS Omni-Channel Lab. The new Lab combines ERCIS’s established academic research network and teaching facilities with Arvato’s practical expertise of handling 1.7 million Omni-Channel interactions every day for many of the world’s best-known brands. This means that it’s perfectly placed to research innovative solutions and new concepts for Omni-Channel communication challenges.
In November 2016 Prof. Jörg Becker again visited the Higher School of Economics (HSE) in Moscow and Nizhni Novgorod. The aim of his visit was to further strengthen the collaborations of the WWU Münster and the HSE. Both Universities are eager to continue the double degree in Information Systems and are interested in additional joint efforts.
1600 students, 70 questions and one big goal - over a period of 6 months, expectant bachelor and master students of Germany´s best logistic departments and universities of applied sciences fought fiercely to reach the top league of the “Logistics Masters 2016”. Issued by the magazine “Verkehrsrundschau”, this competition is a questionnaire based test of logistic knowledge. Framed by well-known professors it has become one of the greatest and trickiest tests throughout the whole year.
A successful collaboration between members of the Group of Information Systems and Statistics from the University of Münster and colleagues from our newest ERCIS partner, the University of Leiden, recently has won the Best Paper Award at the 14th International Conference on Parallel Problem Solving from Nature (PPSN 2016).
On 28th June, students from the lecture “Logistics Management” visited the IKEA distribution center in Dortmund-Ellinghausen. where IKEA handles every German customer order and supplies all European IKEA furnishing stores in Europe.
The Münster-based ERP-company GWS mbH offers a free developer training in Microsoft Dynamics AX to our students. Please consult the Flyer (in German) for further information. The training will be held in German.