Peter Chen Award 2020 for Prof. Matthias Jarke

Prof. Jarke holding a speech at Tag der Informatik 2019 Copyright: © Martin Braun

The ER Steering Committee has announced the recipient of the 2020 Peter P. Chen Award: Prof. Dr. Matthias Jarke, RWTH Aachen University, Germany.


Initiated by Elsevier in 2008, the Peter P. Chen Award honors one person each year for his or her outstanding contributions to the field of conceptual modeling. The recipient will be invited to give a keynote speech at the ER'2020 conference, which will be held in Vienna, Austria. Prof. Jarke is only the second German researcher (after Bernhard Thalheim in 2008) to receive this highest annual award in the conceptual modeling community.