David A. Marca

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OpenProcess, Inc. (http://www.openprocess.com)

David A. Marca is the founder of OpenProcess, Inc., a consulting firm for Internet-ready business process and global e-Business solutions. Regarding IDEF0/SADT, since the 70s, David has taught and consulted with the methodology in Italy, Norway, Mexico and Japan, and throughout the United States. Based on IDEF methodologies, his firm launched a new, best-in-class service in 2009 to help companies improve business during austere times.

David is currently a Lecturer at Edgewood College, where he teaches undergraduate, graduate and MBA courses for the School of Business and the School of Information Technology. David is also currently a professor at the University of Phoenix Online School, where he teaches undergraduate, graduate and MBA courses.

David is often a keynote speaker at international conferences. His six books and 26 papers cover process modeling, business process reengineering, e-Business, and software engineering. He holds a patent in workflow technology. He is the co-author of the book, entitled "IDEF0 and SADT: A Modeler's Guide," 3rd edition.

David is a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE), the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), and the Project Management Institute (PMI). He is the co-Chair for the IEEE Chapter of Madison, WI, and its Entrepreneur's Network. David is also the co-chair of the International Conference on e-Business (ICE-B).

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Hutchings, Tony, Hyde, Michael G., Marca, David A., Cohen, Lou (1993): Process Improvement That Lasts: An Integrated Training and Consulting Method. In Communications of the ACM, 36 (10) pp. 104-113.

Marca, David A., Bock, Geoffrey (1992): Groupware: Software for Computer Supported Cooperative Work, IEEE Computer Society Press,

(1992): Groupware: Software for Computer-Supported Cooperative Work, IEEE Computer Society Press,

Marca, David A. (2008): e-Business Innovation: Surviving the Coming Decades. In: International Conference on e-Business July 23, 2008, Porto, Portugal. pp. 11.

Marca, David A., McGowan, Clement (2006): IDEF0 and SADT: A Modeler\'s Guide, 3rd Edition, OpenProcess, Inc,