Research Sessions and Program



Research Sessions - 19.9.2019

Research Sessions 19.9.2019
07.30 - 08.40
Registration
08.40 - 09.00
Opening by LORIT, EuroSPI and ECQA
09.00 - 09.45
Key Note: We need lots of imagination to solve some of the big problems facing mankind, Prof. Hermann Maurer, Graz University of Technology, Austria
Session
SPI and Safety and Security Chair: Xabier Larrucea
10.00 - 11.00
RISKEE: A Risk-Tree Based Method for Assessing Risk in Cyber Security
Michael Krisper, Jürgen Dobaj, Georg Macher, Graz University of Technology, Austria, and Christoph Schmittner, AIT Austrian Institute of Technology, Austria
Designing and Integrating IEC 62443 Compliant Threat Analysis
Markus Fockel, Sven Merschjohann, Masud Fazal-Baqaie, Fraunhofer IEM, Paderborn, Germany, Torsten Förder, Phoenix Contact Software GmbH, Germany, Stefan Hausmann, and Boris Waldeck, Phoenix Contact Electronics GmbH, Germany
11.00 - 11.30
Coffee Break
Session
SPI and Safety and Security Chair: Thomas Wegner
11.30 - 12.30
Extending the Shell Model via Cause/Consequence Analysis of Component Failures
Walter Sebron, Hans Tschürtz, and Peter Krebs, Vienna University of Applied Sciences, Austria
The Uncertainty that the Autonomous Car Faces and Predictability Analysis for Evaluation
Masao Ito, NIL Software Corp., Japan
12.30 - 14.00
Lunch Break
14.00 - 14.45
Key Note: Functional Safety in Highly Autonomous Vehicles - Microcontroller Perspectives, Mat-Blazy Winning, Functional Safety Director, Austin, TX, USA
15.30 - 16.00
Coffee Break
Session
SPI and Assessments Chair: Beatrix Barafort
16.00 - 17.00
Maturity in IT Service Management: a longitudinal study
Sheila Reinehr, Andreia Malucelli, Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Parana, Brazil
Towards a Model for Assessing Collaboration Capability Between Development and Operations
Peter Rittgen, Stefan Cronholm, Hannes Göbel, University of Boras, Sweden
Session
SPI and Assessments Chair: Ricardo Colomo Palacios
17.00 - 18.00
Designing a Maturity Model for a Distributed Software Organization. An Experience Report?
Bartosz Walter, Marcin Wolski, Poznan Supercomputing and Networking Center, Poland, Zarko Stanisavljevic, University of Belgrade, Serbia, and Andrijana Todosijevic, AMRES, Serbia
Designing a data protection process assessment model based on the GDPR
Stephane Cortina, Philippe Valoggia, Beatrix Barafort, Alain Renault, Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology, Luxembourg
18.15
Buses take the delegates from the university to the Caves.
18.45 - 20.00
Guided City Tour - Learn about the History of Edinburgh
20.00 - 24.00


Research Sessions 20.9.2019

Research Sessions 20.9.2019
Session
SPI and Future Qualification & Team Performance Chair: Harjinder Rahanu
09.00 - 10.00
Transferable Competence Frameworks for Automotive Industry
Georg Macher, Eugen Brenner, Graz University of Technology, Austria, Richard Messnarz, Damjan Ekert, I.S.C.N GmbH, Austria, and Mick Feloy, Semta Group, UK
Bootstrapping your team for higher performance
Morten Bjerregaard Pedersen, Danske Bank, Denmark, Jan Pries-Heje, Roskilde University, Denmark, Gita Stybe,Danske Bank, Denmark, and Jorn Johansen, Whitebox, Denmark
Session
SPI Manifesto and Culture Chair: Tomas Schweigert
10.00 - 11.00
A STEEPLED Analysis of the SPI Manifesto
Elli Georgiadou, Middlesex University, UK, Kerstin Siakas, Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki, Greece, Eleni Berki, University of Jyväskylä, Finland John Estdale, IT Architecture Specialists, UK, Harjinder Rahanu,Middlesex University, UK, Margaret Ross, Southampton Solent University, UK
Developing SPI culture in the SME arena: An exploratory study
Mary Sanchez-Gordon, and Ricardo Colomo-Palacios, Ostfold University College, Norway
11.00 - 11.15
Coffee Break
11.15 - 12.00
Key Note: Touring Tomorrowland, Taz Daughtrey, Central Virginia Community College, USA
12.00 - 13.15
Lunch Break
Session
SPI and Future Qualification & Team Performance Chair: Paul Clarke
13.15 - 14.15
A comparative analysis of the implementation of the Basic profile of ISO/IEC 29110 in teams that use predictive versus adaptive life cycles
Mirna Munoz, Centro de Investigacion en Matematicas, Zacatecas, Mexico, Adriana Pena, CUCEI de la Universidad de Guadalajara, Mexico, Jezreel Mejia, Centro de Investigacion en Matematicas, Zacatecas, Mexico, Gloria Piedad Gasca-Hurtado, María Clara Gomez-Alvarez, Universidad de Medellin, Colombia, Claude Laporte, Ecole de technologie superieure, Canada
Assessing Personality Traits in a Large Scale Software Development Company: Exploratory Industrial Case Study
Zulal Akarsu, Pinar Orgun, Hakan Dinc, Bora Gunyel, Huawei Technologies Turkey Research and Development Center, Turkey, Murat Yilmaz, Cankaya University, Turkey
14.15 - 15.15
Discussions about future Interpretation of the SPI Term and Manifesto
New Key Words and Directions Brainstorming Session
Discussions about future Interpretation of the SPI Term and Manifesto
New Key Words and Directions Brainstorming Session
15.30 - 16.00
Best paper Award together with the ASQ and Outlook to 2020 in Dusseldorf, Germany. Announcing additional future topic workshops starting from 2020.

 



Research papers describe innovative and significant work in software process improvement, which is relevant to the software industry. The papers should be readable for a scientific and industrial audience and support claims with appropriately described evidence or references to relevant literature.

18 selected papers will be published in the Springer Communications in Computer and Information Science (CCIS) series. CCIS is a spin off from LNCS and the same typing instructions apply as for the Lecture Notes in Computer Science Series.

Research papers shall reference previous articles from the thematic workshops, find below the online links to the SPRINGER books of the last 10 years. Especially take a look at the last 2 years.

EuroSPI 2007 978-3-540-75381-0 | EuroSPI 2008 978-3-540-85936-9  | EuroSPI 2009 978-3-642-04133-4 | EuroSPI 2010 978-3-642-15666-3 | EuroSPI 2011 978-3-642-22206-1 | EuroSPI 2012 978-3-642-31199-4 | EuroSPI 2013 978-3-642-39179-8 | EuroSPI 2014 978-3-662-43896-1 | EuroSPI 2015 978-3-319-24647-5 | EuroSPI 2016 978-3-319-44817-6 | EuroSPI 2017 978-3-319-64218-5 | EuroSPI 2018 978-3-319-97925-0  

Research papers shall reference previous articles from the Wiley journal of EuroSPI:

Wiley Journal of Software: Evolution and Process

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Review Process

All papers will be reviewed by at least two members of the EuroAsiaSPI² programme committee. Papers will be evaluated according to originality, significance of the contribution, quality of written and graphical presentation, research method applied and appropriateness of comparison to relevant research and literature.

 

How to Submit

Please follow the following steps for submitting a paper:

  • Your research paper should comprise 10-12 pages.
  • Your paper has to be conform to the Springer CCIS format which is the same as the Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) format (please see the author guidelines of Springer)
  • The paper has to be uploaded to the EuroAsiaSPI² conference website (see below).
  • Authors of accepted papers will be asked to write a final paper of 10 to maximum 12 pages and to prepare a 20 minutes PowerPoint presentation.
  • The final paper has to be uploaded to the EuroAsiaSPI² conference website again.
  • Papers shall reference the SPI Manifesto (find relationships to values and principles or propose new values and principles to be added).

Note: To publish the paper in the proceedings the authors have to sign a copyright form and at least one of the authors has to present the paper at the conference. The paper will be published in printed form and electronically and therefore we need all source files.

Please read first the author submission guide. More...

 

Deadlines for research paper submission

    • 12.04.2019 Submission of the first version of the full paper
      Please follow the Springer Verlag authoring guidelines and upload the paper with the upload function (see below). If it´s not possible for you to use the upload function, please send the paper per email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    • 10.05.2019 Distribution of review notes and notification of acceptance
    • For the review of the research paper the following criteria and review form are used: EuroAsiaSPI² Paper Review Form
    • 21.06.2019 Contribution of final paper
      Please upload the corrected version of your paper again. If it´s not possible for you to use the upload function, please send the paper per email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    • 16.08.2019 Early registration deadline
      Speakers need to register by 16.08.2019, otherwise the contribution will be de-selected
    • 13.09.2019 Upload of conference presentation
      Upload your conference presentation (in .ppt) with the upload function. If it´s not possbile to use the upload function, please send the presentation to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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