1st India Software Engineering Conference
Feb 19-22, 2008






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Preliminary Programme


ICSE and FSE Sessions



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Preliminary Program (pdf)

Feb 19        :  Pre-conference Tutorials
Feb 20, 21  :  Main conference
Feb 22        :  Post conference workshops

ISEC, Main Conference : Day 1 , Feb 20, 2008

Registration 7:45 - 8:45 AM

Opening and conference introduction 8:45 - 9:00 AM

Keynote session 1  Chair: Pankaj Jalote 9:00AM 10:15AM

Mary Jean Harrold, Title: TBD


Break 10:15-10:30 AM


ICSE best papers session 10:30AM 12:00PM

Tracking Code Clones in Evolving Software,  Ekwa Duala-Ekoko and Martin P. Robillar

Predicting Faults from Cached History, Sunghun Kim, Thomas Zimmermann, E. James Whitehead Jr. and Andreas Zeller


Lunch 12:00PM 1:00PM


Paper session I:   Modeling and design, Chair: TBD, 1:00 2:30 PM

A model-driven approach for developing business applications: experience, lessons learnt and a way forward, Vinay Kulkarni  and  Sreedhar Reddy

Transformation of SBVR Business Design to UML Models, Amit Raj, T. V. Prabhakar, and Stan Hendryx

 A Dynamic and Reactive Approach to the Supervision of BPEL Processes, Sam Guinea and Luciano Baresi


Break and Posters 2:30 3:30 PM

1.      Subset Regression Test Selection for Managed Code-base, Vijaykumar Channakeshava, Vivek Shanbhag, Sala Lakshmanan, Avinash Panigrahi, and Rajendra Sisodia

2.      A Novel Approach to System Testing and Reliability Assessment Using Use Case Model, Debasish Kundu, Monalisa Sarma, Debasis Samanta

3.      Test Sequence Computation for Regression Testing of Reactive Systems, Sujit Chakrabarti, Srikant Y N

4.      Precise Static Type Analysis in Component Based Programming Environment, Soham Chakraborty, Rajeev Kumar

5.      Formalization of UML Diagrams and Their Consistency Verification A Z Notation Based Approach, Sabnam Sengupta, Swapan Bhattacharya

6.      UPM: An Eclipse Plug-in to Specify Performance Requirements for UML Models, Ramrao Wagh



Paper session II:  Object oriented analysis and software understanding, Chair: Rajeev Kumar, 3:30 5:00 PM

Class Synthesis from Role Collaborations, Anuj Kumar and  Banshi Chaudhary

Class-local object invariants, Rustan Leino and Angela Wallenburg

Mining Business Topics in Source Code using Latent Dirichlet Allocation, Santonu Sarkar, Girish Rama, and Kenneth Heafield


Panel:  What does it take to publish papers in top conferences?  5:00 PM 6:00 PM


Banquet 7:00 10:00 PM



ISEC, Main Conference, Day 2: Feb 21, 2008


Keynote session 1,  Chair: Sriram Rajamani, 9 10:15AM

Andreas Zeller, Title: Learning from Software 


Break 10:15-10:30 AM


FSE best papers session, Chair TBD, 10:30 12:00

Mining specifications of malicious behavior, Mihai Christodorescu, Somesh Jha, and Christopher Kruegel

Globally distributed software development project performance: an empirical analysis, Narayan Ramasubbu, and Rajesh Krishna Balan


Lunch 12:00 1:00 PM


Paper Session III: Testing, Chair TBD, 1:00 2:30 PM

Regression Testing Based-on Slicing of Component-based Software Architectures, Jaiprakash Lallchandani and  Rajib Mall

 Database-Aware Test Coverage Monitoring, Gregory Kapfhammer and Mary Lou Soffa

 Regression Test Selection on System Requirements, Pavan Kumar Chittimalli and Mary Jean Harrold.


Break and Posters 2:30 3:30 PM

1.      Class Point Based Effort Estimation of OO Systems using Fuzzy Subtractive Clustering and Artificial Neural Networks, Selvadurai Kanmani

2.      Architecture Decision within Value-Based Software Engineering concepts, Jingyu Kim, Sungwon Kang

3.      Ant Colony Based Rule Generation for Reusble Software Component Retrieval, Rajesh Bhatia, Mayank Dave, Ramesh Joshi

4.      STATEMATE to SCADE Model Translation, Niket Kulkarni, R Venkatesh, Ulka S, Prasad Bokil

5.      Challenges in Adopting Traditional Process Models in a Package Implementation Scenario, Vidhya Ganesh

6.      Enabling Reuse of Citizen Centric Government Processes through Service Oriented Architecture, Bhudeb Chakravarti, Vasudeva Varma

7.      A Survey on Software Test Maturity in Korean Defense Industry, Junyoung Park, Hoyeon Ryu



Paper Session IV: Development  processes and people issues, Chair TBD, 3:30 5:00 PM

Design for Six Sigma: Software product quality, Ajit Shenvi

Estimating Software Maintenance Effort - A Neural Network Approach,  Ruchi Shukla and A Misra

People Issues Relating to Software Engineering Education and Training in India. Kirti Garg and Vasudeva Varma


Feedback & Discussion 5:00 6:00 PM