Call for papers

The Research Event is set up as a platform for scientific discussions on Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems, Business Intelligence (BI) systems, Business Process Management (BPM) systems and information technology systems. Contributions covering business and technological topics are equally welcome as long as they are relevant to ERP systems. The event will be conducted bilingual in German and English. Due to Springer Proceedings contributions have to be submitted in English!

The German Chapter of the ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) kindly supports the conference ERP Future 2014 - Research!

Short papers (max. 8 pages) as well as long papers (max. 15 pages) will be eligible. 

The following list shows all relevant topics.


List of topics:

·  Business Management and ERP Systems

·  Enterprise Architecture Management (EAM) and ERP Systems

·  Information Systems Integration

·  Customer Relationship Management

·  Business Intelligence

·  Business Process Management

·  Software Usability of ERP Systems

·  Lean Management and ERP Systems

·  e-learning and ERP Systems

·  ERP Systems in the public sector, NGOs and NPOs

·  Software Quality Engineering and ERP Systems

·  Requirements Engineering and ERP Systems

·  Product Line Engineering and ERP Systems

·  Security Engineering and ERP Systems

·  Achitecture of ERP Systems

·  ERP Systems and the “Cloud“

·  Mobile applications and ERP Systems

·  Software development process and ERP Systems

·  Strategic Management and ERP Systems

·  Critical Success Factors of ERP Systems

·  Big Data and ERP Systems

·  Product Management and ERP Systems

·  Social Media and ERP Systems

·  Release Planning and ERP Systems


Organising Committee:

·     Michael Felderer (University of Innsbruck, Austria)

·     Felix Piazolo (University of Innsbruck, Austria)


Program Committee:

The committee tasked with reviewing or coordinating reviews consists of following members:

·      Martin Adam (University of Applied Sciences Kufstein, Austria)

·      Rogerio Atem de Carvalho (Instituto Federal Fluminense, Brasil)

·      Dagmar Auer (Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria)

·      Irene Barba Rodriguez (University of Seville, Spain)

·      Josef Bernhart (EURAC Bozen / Bolzano, Italy)

·      Goetz Botterweck (Lero - The Irish Software Engineering Research Centre, Ireland)

·      Ruth Breu (University of Innsbruck, Austria)

·      Jörg Courant (HTW Berlin, Germany)

·      Jörg Dörr (Fraunhofer IESE, Germany)

·      Dirk Draheim (University of Innsbruck, Austria)

·      Kerstin Fink (University of Applied Sciences Salzburg, Austria)

·      Kai Fischbach (Universität Bamberg, Germany)

·      Hans H. Hinterhuber (University of Innsbruck, Austria)

·      Sami Jantunen (Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland)

·      Josef Küng (Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria)

·      Asmamaw Mengistie (Sholla Computing, USA)

·      David Meyer (University of Applied Sciences Technikum Wien, Austria)

·      Wolfgang Ortner (Joanneum University of Applied Sciences, Austria)

·      Kurt Promberger (University of Innsbruck, Austria)

·      Friedrich Roithmayr (Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria)

·      Matthias Schumann (University of Göttingen, Germany)

·      Stéphane S. Somé (University of Ottawa, Canada)

·      Alfred Taudes (WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria)

·      Victoria Torres Bosch (Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain)

.      Manfred Vogt (Dornbirn University of Applied Sciences, Austria)


Procedure for submission:

You may use these style templates as a basic framework for submitting your contributions:

For further information please check this file and visit:


Following types of contribution will be accepted:

  • Long paper: max. 15 pages
  • Short paper: max. 8 pages

Papers have to be submitted in pdf file format using EasyChair (

  • !!!! New Submission Deadline!!!!:  September 29th, 2014 - 11:59 PM

The ERP Future 2014 - Conference Proceedings (Post-Proceedings via Springer Lecture Notes) will be available in the middle of 2015. The principal authors will receive a copy by mail.


If you have any questions regarding the call please send an e-mail to: