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Tuesday, August 16th

Time Description

Welcome + Keynote I
M. Ali Babar

Walt Scacchi, Institute for Software Research
University of California, Irvine:
Free/Open Source Software Development as an Approach to Global Software Engineering

10:00-10:30 Coffee break


Paper Session 1: Strategy & Governance I
Chair: Michael Hackett

Tihinen, M. (VTT,Technical research Center of Finland), Parviainen  P. (VTT, Technical research Center of Finland), Suomalainen, T. (VTT,Technical research Center of Finland), Karhu, K. (ABB) and Mannevaara M. (ABB) ABB Experience of Boosting Controlling and Monitoring Activities in Collaborative Production (presentation slides)

Lamersdorf, A (University of Kaiserslautern)., Münch, J. (University of Helsinki), and Fernández-del Viso Torre, A.(Indra Software Labs) and Rebate Sánchez, C.(Indra Software Labs). A Risk-driven Model for Work Allocation in Global Software Development Projects

Human Behaviors in distributed development environments: Service provider's experience (Svetlana Kazanskaya, Arcadia) (presentation slides)

12:00-13:30 Lunch break

Paper Session 2a: Knowledge & People Management
Chair: Rini van Solingen

Paper Session 2b: Strategy & Governance II
Chair: Martin Naedele

Al-Ani, B.(University of California, Irvine), Wilensky, H.(University of California. Irvine), Redmiles, D. (University of California, Irvine) and Simmons, E (Intel Corporation). An Understanding of the Role of Trust in Knowledge Seeking and Acceptance Practices in Distributed Development Teams (presentation slides)

Höfner, G. (Siemens Corporate Development Center), Mani, V S, (Siemens Corporate Development Center), Nambiar, R. (Siemens Corporate Development Center) and Apte, M. (Siemens Corporate Development Center). Fostering a High-Performance Culture in offshore software engineering teams using Balanced Scorecards and Project Scorecards (presentation slides)

Wilson, B. (Anubex) and Ceuppens, K. (Anubex) Reverse Offshore Outsourcing Experiences in Global Software Engineering Projects

Manteli, C. (VU University, Amsterdam), Hooff, B. van den (VU University, Amsterdam), Tang, A. (VU University, Amsterdam) and Vliet, H. van (VU University, Amsterdam). The impact of Multi-site Software Governance on Knowledge Management (presentation slides)
Kroll, J. (Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul - PUCRS), Hess, E. (Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul - PUCRS), Audy, J. (Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul - PUCRS) and Prikladnicki, R. (Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul - PUCRS) Researching into Follow-the-Sun Software Development: Challenges and Opportunities
15:00-15:30 Coffee break






Panel: Requirements Engineering in GSE
Chair Daniela Damian

(presentation slides)

Oliver Creighton, Siemens, Germany
Christof Ebert, Vector Consulting
Christian Engblom, Ericsson

Mehrdad Sabatzedh, Simula Labs, Norway

Claes Wohlin, Professor, Blekinge Technical University, Sweden

Conference dinner

Wednesday, August 17th

Time Description




Keynote II
Chair: Casper Lassenius

Christian Engblom, Ericsson Finland R & D: From Waterfall to Agile in Global Software Development at Ericsson

10:00-10:30 Coffee break

Paper Session 3: Agile & Lean I
Chair: Filippo Lanubile

Nuevo, E. del (University of Castilla-La Mancha), Pino, F. (University of Castilla-La Mancha) and Piattini, M. (University of Castilla-La Mancha) Scrum-based Methodology for Distributed Software Development
Almeida, L.H. (CPQi / University of Fortaleza), Albuquerque, A.B. (University of Fortaleza) and Pinheiro, P.R. (University of Fortaleza) A Multi-criteria Model for Planning and Fine-tuning Distributed Scrum Projects
Paasivaara, M. (Aalto University)Coaching Global Software Development Projects (presentation slides)
12:00-13:30 Lunch break

Paper Session 4a: Communication I
Chair: Kurt Schneider

Paper Session 4b: Agile & Lean II
Chair: Maria Paasivaara
Calefato, F. (University of Bari), Lanubile, F. (University of Bari) and Prikladnicki, R. (Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul - PUCRS) A Controlled Experiment on the Effects of Machine Translation in Multilingual Requirements Meetings Hallikainen, M. (Ericsson R&D Center Finland) Experiences on Agile seating, facilities and solutions, Multisite environment
Dittrich, Y. (IT University of Copenhagen) and Giuffrida, R. (IT University of Copenhagen) Exploring the Role of Instant Messaging in a Global Software Development Project Prochazka, J. (Tieto), Kokott, M. (Tieto) and Chmelar, M. (Tieto) Keeping the spin – from idea to cash in 6 weeks. Success story of Agile/Lean transformation (presentation slides)
Koshima, A. (PReCISE Research Center, University of Namur), Englebert, V. (PReCISE Research Center, University of Namur), and Thiran, P. (PReCISE Research Center, University of Namur) Distributed Collaborative Model Editing Framework for Domain Specific Modeling Tools

Michael Hackett (LogiGear). An Industry-based Examination of Distributing and Outsourcing Testing in Agile Projects (presentation slides)

15:00-16:00 Coffee break with poster session
16:00-17:30 Paper Session 5: Testing & Quality
Chair: Juergen Muench
Shah, H. (Georgia Institute of Technology), Sinha, S. (IBM Research, India Research Labs) and Harrold, M.J. (Georgia Institute of Technology) Outsourced, Offshored Software-Testing Practice: Vendor-Side Experiences (presentation slides)
Stupperich, M. (Daimler AG) and Schneider, S. (Daimler AG) Process-focused Lessons Learned from a multi-site development project at Daimler Trucks
Barney, S. (Blekinge Institute of Technology), Wohlin, C. (Blekinge Institute of Technology), Chatzipetrou, P. (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki) and Angelis, L. (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki) Offshore Insourcing: A Case Study on Software Quality Alignment
19:00 Conference banquet

Thursday, August 18th

Time Description



Keynote III
Chair Christian Lescher

Kaj Arnö, EVP Products SkySQL Ab: Case MySQL AB: Doing Open Source Business with a Global Community of Developers

10:00-10:30 Coffee break


Paper Session 6: Education
Chair: Martin Nordio

Deiters, C. (Technische Universität Clausthal), Herrmann, C. (RWTH Aachen), Hildebrandt, R. (RWTH Aachen), Knauss (Leibniz Universität Hannover), Kuhrmann, M. (Technische Universität München), E. Rausch, A. (Technische Universität Clausthal), Rumpe, B. (RWTH Aachen) and Schneider, K. (Universität Hannover) GloSE-Lab: Teaching Global Software Engineering (presentation slides)

Clear, T. (Auckland University of Technology) Replicating an ‘Onshore’ Capstone Computing Project in a ‘Farshore’ Setting – an Experience Report (presentation slides)

Solingen, R. van (Delft University of Technology), Dullemond, K. (Delft University of Technology) and Gameren, B. van (Delft University of Technology) Evaluating the Effectiveness of Board Game Usage to Teach GSE Dynamics (presentation slides)


Lunch break



Panel: Unique challenges of GSE in Europe
Chair: M. Ali Babar & Christian Lescher

Panelist: TBA


Coffee break


Session 7: Communication II
Chair: Rafael Prikladnicki

Nordio, M. (ETH), Estler, H-C. (ETH), Meyer, B. (ETH), Tschannen, J. (ETH), Ghezzi, C. (Politecnico di Milano) and Di Nitto, E (Politecnico di Milano). How does Distribution and Time Zones affect Software Development? A Case Study on Communication

Gupta, M.(Infosys Technologies Limited) and Fernandez, J. (Infosys Technologies Limited) How Globally Distributed Software Teams Can Improve Their Collaboration Effectiveness

Stapel, K. (Leibniz Universität Hannover), Knauss, E. (Leibniz Universität Hannover), Schneider, K. (Leibniz Universität Hannover) and Zazworka, N. (Fraunhofer Center for Experimental Software Engineering) FLOW Mapping: Planning and Managing Communication in Distributed Teams (presentation slides)

16:00 Closing

Chair: Michael Hackett

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