[ecoop-info] ICGSE 2016 - Early Registration Deadline June 30 (IEEE International Conference on Global Software Engineering)

Alexander Nolte Nolte at iaw.ruhr-uni-bochum.de
Thu Jun 16 15:25:12 CEST 2016

* Apologies for cross-posting *

We invite you to participate in the

11th IEEE International Conference on Global Software Engineering (ICGSE 2016), Orange County, California, USA
University of California, Irvine
August 2-5, 2016


Sponsored by IEEE Computer Society.

ICGSE brings together researchers and practitioners to share their findings and experiences in addressing the challenges of globally distributed teams. These challenges result from distances of various kinds, including cultural, linguistic, and dispersion over time and space.

ICGSE 2016 features three renowned keynote speakers, a dynamic lineup of both research and industry papers, short papers to be presented as lightning talks, a poster session, and social activities including a welcome reception and a banquet dinner. Two workshops, four tutorials presented by influential leaders in the field, and a doctoral symposium complete this year's robust program.

REGISTRATION is now open on the conference web site:

The deadline for *early bird* registration is June 30 2016, 23:59 PDT.

Program highlights include:


Wednesday, August 3,Sanjay Shirolé, Vice President, Innovation Center Network - Silicon Valley, SAP, USA
"A new Vision of Innovation"

Thursday, August 4, Margaret-Anne Storey, Professor of Computer Science, University of Victoria, Canada
"To Bot or Not: How Bots Can Support Collaboration in Software Development"

Friday, August 5, Andrew Begel, Senior Researcher, Microsoft Research, USA
"Fun with Software Developers and Biometrics"

WORKSHOPS, Tuesday, August 2

PARIS: Methods and Tools for Project/Architecture/Risk Management in Globally Distributed Software Development Projects
Juho Mäkiö, University of Applied Sciences Emden-Leer, Germany
Josiane Kroll, Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

GSE-Ed'16: Inaugural Workshop on Global Software Engineering Education
Sarah Beecham, Lero, University of Limerick, Ireland
Tony Clear, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand

TUTORIALS, Tuesday and Wednesday, August 2-3

Tutorial 1: Scaling Agile to Large Globally Distributed Organizations
Instructors: Casper Lassenius and Maria Paasivaara, Aalto University, Finland

Tutorial 2: What did you say? Mindful (Intercultural) Communication for Successful Projects
Instructor: Frederick Zarndt, Global Connexions, USA

Tutorial 3: Issues, Challenges, and Opportunities in Open Source Software Development for Global Software Engineering
Instructor: Walt Scacchi, University of California, Irvine, USA

Tutorial 4: Distributed Development - Lessons from Industry
Instructor: Christof Ebert, Vector Consulting, Germany

The DOCTORAL SYMPOSIUM will take place on Wednesday August, 3.

The three day TECHNICAL PROGRAM includes 26 rigorously reviewed papers and 4 posters from industry and academia.

UC Irvine Institute for Software Research (ISR)

UC Irvine Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences
UC Irvine Collaboration Research in Action, Design & Learning (Cradl) Lab


ICGSE 2016 will be held at the University of California, Irvine, located in the heart of Orange County in sunny southern California, USA. Orange County is a leading tech cluster in the US and is home to a thriving technical and professional community that is full of opportunities. Orange County is known for its enjoyable lifestyle supported by natural beauty including a scenic coastline and fantastic beaches, diverse communities, cultural attractions, world-class restaurants, and famous theme parks.

A block of rooms has been arranged at the Hyatt Regency Newport Beach. The group block cut-off date is June 30. Details are available on the conference website.

FOR MORE INFORMATION, visit the conferenced website (http://www.icgse.org/) or contact: Prof. David Redmiles (redmiles at ics.uci.edu<mailto:redmiles at ics.uci.edu>), General Chair; Prof. Marco Gerosa (gerosa at ime.usp.br<mailto:gerosa at ime.usp.br>) and Dr. Tobias Hildenbrand (tobias.hildenbrand at gmail.com<mailto:tobias.hildenbrand at gmail.com>), Program Chairs; or Debra A. Brodbeck (brodbeck at uci.edu<mailto:brodbeck at uci.edu>), Conference Manager.

We look forward to meeting you in person at ICGSE 2016!

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