The author of seven books on BPM, BPR and business transformation, an internationally acclaimed writer and speaker, the pioneer of IDEF (the first successful standard process modeling notation), recognized as a “Hero of US Manufacturing” by Fortune Magazine, Dennis Wisnosky has been one the most influential leaders in Business Process Management. Most recently Dennis led the fundamental transformation of BPMN is used across the Department of Defense, spearheading an approach that is now being adopted across both public and private sector enterprises. Among others, he received a Fed100 Award (2006) and an “Excellence in Government Leadership Award (2011) in recognition of his accomplishments. As a Director in a Fortune 500 company – built an Enterprise Architecture that served as the North Star for installation of more than 100 industrial robots in less than a year. As Group Vice President in a Mid Tier High Technology – integrated 3 dysfunctional business units and 2 start-ups into a new organization that became the 2nd largest Robotics company in the USA and the 5th largest in the world.