The first symposium took place in conjuction with the BPM 2017 conference in Barcelona. On Monday, September 11 2017, all research partners of the research community that were present at the BPM conference, met. This symposium provided the opportunity to meet the different partners in person.
Further, during the anual meeting of the IEEE Task Force on Process Mining, the research community was presented by Mieke Jans. This exposure led to the identification of additional research partners of the following universities: University of Haifa, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, and Universitat Politecnica de Valencia.