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Petri NetProcess ModelingProcess MiningData Mining

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Intermediate Level

Approx. 29 hours to complete

Suggested: 6 weeks of study, 3 to 5 hours/week of material + self study...

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
6 hours to complete

Introduction and Data Mining

18 videos (Total 228 min), 7 readings, 2 quizzes
18 videos
1.3: How Process Mining Relates to Data Mining20m
1.4: Learning Decision Trees26m
1.5: Applying Decision Trees20m
1.6: Association Rule Learning18m
1.7: Cluster Analysis13m
1.8: Evaluating Mining Results14m
Introducing Fluxicon & Disco10m
Real Life Session 01: The Demo Scenario (7 min.)7m
Real Life Session 02: Process Discovery and Simplification (11 min.)10m
Real Life Session 03: Statistics, Cases and Variants (8 min.)7m
Real Life Session 04: Bottleneck Analysis (7 min.)7m
Real Life Session 05: Compliance Analysis (6 min.)5m
Real Life Session 06: Tip 1 - Keep Copies of your Analyses (4 min.)4m
Real Life Session 07: Tip 2 - Take Different Views on your Process (7 min.)7m
Real Life Session 08: Tip 3 - Exporting Results (4 min.)4m
7 readings
Welcome to Process Mining: Data Science in Action10m
The Forum is your (Extended) Classroom10m
Process Mining: Data Science in Action Getting Started!10m
[Extra] The data used in the lectures10m
How is Process Mining Different from Data Mining?10m
Quick Note Regarding Quizzes in this Course10m
Real-life Process Mining Session10m
2 practice exercises
Quiz 120m
Real-life Process Mining Session Quiz (Not for points)12m
Week
2
4 hours to complete

Process Models and Process Discovery

8 videos (Total 159 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
8 videos
2.4: Transition Systems and Petri Net Properties20m
2.5: Workflow Nets and Soundness16m
2.6: Alpha Algorithm: A Process Discovery Algorithm25m
2.7: Alpha Algorithm: Limitations23m
2.8: Introducing ProM and Disco25m
1 reading
Using Event Data to Tear Down the Towers of Babel in Process Management10m
2 practice exercises
Quiz 220m
Tool Quiz40m
Week
3
3 hours to complete

Different Types of Process Models

8 videos (Total 145 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
8 videos
3.4: Dependency Graphs and Causal Nets21m
3.5: Learning Dependency Graphs21m
3.6: Learning Causal nets and Annotating Them18m
3.7: Learning Transition Systems14m
3.8: Using Regions to Discover Concurrency18m
1 reading
Process Mining in the Large: Smart Data Scientists Are More Important Than Big Computers!!10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 320m
Week
4
5 hours to complete

Process Discovery Techniques and Conformance Checking

8 videos (Total 129 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
8 videos
4.4: Conformance Checking Using Causal Footprints10m
4.5: Conformance Checking Using Token-Based Replay14m
4.6: Token Based Replay: Some Examples15m
4.7: Aligning Observed and Modeled Behavior18m
4.8: Exploring Event Data20m
1 reading
Conformance Checking: Positive and Negative Deviants10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 420m
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Top reviews from Process Mining: Data science in Action

By RKJul 2nd 2019

The course is designed and presented by professor aptly for beginners. I think before reading the Process Mining book it is good to take this course and then read the book later. The quizzes are good.

By ATMay 13th 2018

Very interesting course, explained in a understandable way and rich of high level topics. Essential for anyone who likes statistics and process analysis. Many congratulations for it!

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Wil van der Aalst

Professor dr.ir.
Department of Mathematics & Computer Science

About Eindhoven University of Technology

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