Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Dr. h.c. Jörg Becker is Managing Director of the Institute for Information Systems at the University of Münster and Academic Director of the European Research Center for Information Systems (ERCIS). He served as Vice-Rector for Strategic Planning and Quality Assurance of the University Münster (2008-2016). Since 2016 he is Spokesman of the WWU Center for Europe. In 2015 he became a member of the Platform “Digital Administration and Public IT“ of the National German IT Summit as well as in 2007 he was appointed member of the Nordrhein-Westfalian Academy of Sciences and the Arts. Additionally, he is editor of various journals, i.e. ISeB (Information Systems and e-Business Management, editor-in-chief), BISE (Business and Information Systems Engineering, department-editor), Information & Management, Business Process Management. His research fields comprise Information Management, Information Modelling, Retail Information Systems, e-Government, Management Informaion Systems (Business Intelligence).