Paweł PAWLEWSKI, PhD, is Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Engineering Management at Poznan University of Technology. His area of interest comprises: modeling, process simulation and optimization, organization of manufacturing processes, operational management, reengineering and IT applications in logistics. He is the author or co-author of more than 100 scientific papers. He is also co-author of the book “Reengineering”. In 1994-2008 he managed a team performing a software for design and optimization of mechanical structures implemented among other things in VW-Wolsburg, VW-Shanghai, Audi-Ingolstadt, Seat-Barcelona, Porsche-Stuttgart, BMW–Munchen. All actions were taken within vMACH Engineering company. In 2009-2011 he cooperated with AMC Polska company in the scope of process simulation and optimization with the usage of Witness. Since 2011 he is a Manager of Simulation and Optimization Center in Logistic and Production Processes (SOCILAPP) at Poznan University of Technology. Habilitation dissertation titled “ Methodology of modeling dynamic changes of production process’ resource structure in mechanical engineering industry” is under accreditation procedure. Since 2011 he cooperates with Cempel Consulting. He is also a Flexsim Software Products Inc. (USA) Partner in Poland. Since 2012 he is member of Editorial Board (as Associate Editor) of International Journal of Artificial Intelligence (IJAI).