Keynote by Dietmar Pfahl
Short Bio: Dietmar Pfahl earned his Master (1986) and PhD (2001) degrees in Germany, at the Universities of Ulm and Kaiserslautern, respectively. Before joining the University of Tartu in 2013 as an Associate Professor, he worked eight years in industry (Siemens AG, Germany), and held appointments with the University of Calgary, Canada, the Lund University, Sweden, and the University of Oslo, Norway. He also worked for the German Aerospace Research Establishment near Munich, Germany, the Fraunhofer IESE in Kaiserslautern, Germany, and the Simula Research Laboratory near Oslo, Norway. He was the founder and director of Pika Research, Inc., Claresholm, Canada, from 2009 to 2015. Since 2008, he is Adjunct Professor with the Schulich School of Engineering at the University of Calgary, Canada. In spring 2017, he was appointed Professor of Software Engineering at the University of Tartu.
Dietmar Pfahl’s research interests focus on data-driven decision support in software engineering and management. Previously, he published articles on software process simulation and improvement, software release planning, and software testing. He has more than 100 publications in top-ranked software engineering journals and conference proceedings. He is a senior member of the IEEE and the ACM.
Industry Invited Talk by Bittium
Short Bio: Bittium specializes in the development of reliable, secure communications and connectivity solutions, leveraging its 30 year legacy of expertise in advanced radio communication technologies. Bittium provides innovative products and customized solutions based on its product platforms and R&D services. Complementing its communications and connectivity solutions, Bittium offers proven information security solutions for mobile devices and portable computers. Bittium offers its customers also healthcare technology products and services in biosignal measuring in the areas of cardiology, neurology, rehabilitation, occupational health and sports medicine. See more www.bittium.com
- 30 minutes slot: 20 minutes presentation + 10 minutes discussion
- 20 minutes slot: 15 minutes presentation + 5 minutes discussion
- 15 minutes slot: 10 minutes presentation + 5 minutes discussion
Making available electronic postprint of your accepted paper (for authors)
We would like to encourage you to self-archive your postprints in open/preserved repositories, in order to make available an electronic postprint of your accepted paper. For this purpose, we recommend generating a PDF version of your revise paper (version revised according to reviewers comments) as a postprint, and submit it to arXiv.org, which supports article versioning. Please, follow the policies of the following link https://profes2017.q-e.at/open-science-practices/, in order *not* to self-archive the publisher’s version of the PDF.
If you make a postprint of your paper available (which is recommended but optional), we kindly ask you to inform us via quasd(at)iese.fraunhofer.de with the link to make it publicly available on this web page.