ISESE2002 Advanced Program

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Wednesday, October 2, 2002 (@Mitsui Garden Hotel)
17:30 - 19:30 Welcome Reception
Thursday, October 3, 2002 (@Nara-Ken New Public Hall)
8:30 - 9:00 Registration
9:00 - 9:20 Opening
9:20 - 10:20 Keynote Address

Beyond Software, beyond Engineering
L. A. Belady
10:20 - 10:40 Coffee Break
10:40 - 12:00 Session 1: Experimental Methods

Replicating Software Engineering Experiments: Addressing the Tacit Knowledge Problem
F. Shull, V. Basili, J. C. Maldonado, G. H. Travassos, M. Mendonca, and S. Fabbri

Conducting Realistic Experiments in Software Engineering
D. I.K. Sjoberg, B. Anda, E. Arisholm, T. Dyba, M. Jorgensen, A. Karahasanovic, E.. F. Koren, and M. Vokac

Is Prior Knowledge of a Programming Language Important for Software Quality?
C. Wohlin
12:00 - 14:00 Lunch and "Poster and Demo Session"
14:00 - 15:20 Session 2A: Software Quality

Verification and Validation in Industry - A Qualitative Survey on the State of Practice
C. Andersson and P. Runeson

An approach to Experimental Evaluation of Software Understandability
K. Shima, Y. Takemura, and K. Matsumoto

The Appropriateness of Gutman's Means-End Chain Model in Software Evaluation
B. Wong
15:20 - 15:40 Coffee Break
15:40 - 17:00 Session 2B: Estimation

Estimating Mixed Software Reliability models Based on the EM Algorithm
H. Okamura, Y. Watanabe, and T. Dohi

Further Investigation into the Use of CBR and Stepwise Regression to Predict Development
Effort for Web Hypermedia Applications
E. Mendes and N. Mosley

An Approach for Estimation of Software Aging in a Web Server
L. Li, K. Vaidyanathan, and K. S. Trivedi
19:00 - 21:00 Banquet (@ Nara Hotel
Friday, October 4, 2002 (@Nara-Ken New Public Hall)
8:30 - 9:00 Registration
9:00 - 10:00 Session 3: Process Improvement

ProMisE: a Framework for Process Models Customisation to the Operative Context
M. T. Baldassarre, D. Caivano, C. A. Visaggio, and G. Visaggio

An Industrial Experience in Process Improvement: An Early Assessment at the Australian
Center for Unisys Software
D. Damian, D. Zowghi, L. Vaidyanathasamy and Y. Pal
10:00 - 10:20 Coffee Break
10:20 - 11:40 Session 4: Inspections

How much Information Is Needed for Usage-Based Reading? - A Series of Experiments
T. Thelin, P. Runeson, C. Wohlin, T. Olsson, and C. Anderson

A Multiple-View Analysis Model of Debugging Processes
S. Uchida, A. Monden, H. Iida, K. Matsumoto, and H. Kudo

An Experimental Comparison of Checklist-Based Reading and Perspective-Based Reading for
UML Design Document Inspection
G. Sabaliauskaite, F. Matsukawa, S. Kusumoto, and K. Inoue
11:40 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 14:20 Session 5: Testing

A Survey on Testing Technique Empirical Studies: How Limited Is Our Knowledge
N. Juristo, A. M. Moreno, and S. Vegas

The Detection of Faulty Code Violating Implicit Coding Rules
T. Matsumura, A. Monden, and K. Matsumoto

Elimination of Crucial Faults by a New Selective Testing Method
M. Hirayama, T. Yamamoto, J.Okayasu, O. Mizuno and T. Kikuno
14:20 - 14:40 Coffee Break
14:40 - 16:00 Session 6: Architecture and Design

Empirical Validation of Class Diagram Metrics
M. Genero , M. Piattini and C. Calero

"Bad Practice" or "Bad Methods". Are Software Engineering and Ethnographic Discourses Incompatible?
K. Ronkko, O. Lindeberg, and Y. Dittrich

Four Metaphors of Architecture in Software Organizations: Finding out the Meaning of Architecture in Practice
K. Smolander
16:00 - 16:30 Coffee Break
16:30 - 17:00 Closing