From Challenges to Opportunities of Global Software Engineering

The 8th IEEE International Conference on Global Software Engineering (ICGSE) brings together researchers and practitioners interested in solving the challenges of globally distributed teams. The ICGSE 2013 organizing committee invites academic and industrial communities to contribute to the expertise of the international global software engineering community.

Visit the web site for further information, including important dates and instructions for registration.


  • NOTICE November 8, 2013

     ICGSE 2014 is now temporarily on a new URL and the domain will be soon re-directed to the new site

  • September 11, 2013

    The photos of ICGSE 2013 conference sessions and social events are now available on Facebook!

  • August 23, 2013

    Registration desk will open on Monday, Aug 26 at 8:30: looking forward to meeting you in Bari!

  • July 24, 2013

    How to reach Bari from the airport
    Other than by taxi (about €50, 30 min.), you can take the new Ferrotramviaria Train (€5, 15 min.), stopping at the main railway station. Another option is shuttle Tempesta (€4, 30 min), stopping in via Piccinni (ask the driver) in front of the Boston hotel, or at the main railway station.

  • June 26, 2013

    Hotel Boston (3 stars) added to the list of available hotels.

  • June 7, 2013

    The conference schedule is ready. Some detail is missing but most information are available.

  • May 30, 2013

    Visitors who come from non-EU countries may need a VISA to enter Italy. In case you need a formal invitation to get your VISA, you must register yourself. Once you have registered, you can email the Local Organizing Chair, Teresa Baldassarre ( and she will provide you with the letter.

  • May 16, 2013

    Added info for hotel reservation

  • May 14, 2013

    ALL Authors must register no later than the submission of the camera-ready, due 31 May 2013, to have their paper included in the conference proceedings

  • May 9, 2013

    Registration is now open

  • May 8, 2013

    The deadline for submitting industry abstracts has been postponed to June 21, 2013. Selected submissions will be presented as posters at the conference.

  • April 29, 2013

    Notifications sent to the authors of research and practice papers

  • April 22, 2013

    ICGSE workshop papers will be edited by IEEE CS and will be produced as a companion volume.

  • April 18, 2013

    Workshop submission deadline extended.

  • March 28, 2013

    Added info about invitation letters

  • March 22, 2013

    Added info about accepted tutorials.

  • February 19, 2013

    Added info about Call for Tutorial Proposals

  • February 16, 2013

    Workshop webpages are now online

  • February 8, 2013

    The deadline for the ICGSE abstract submissions is coming closer: Feb 15, 2013

  • February 5, 2013

    Added info about accepted workshops.

  • January 16, 2013

    Added the link for paper submissions

  • January 10, 2013

    Added detailed info in Doctoral Symposium

  • January 4, 2013

    Added detailed info in Workshop proposals.

    Updated Important Dates.

  • October 31, 2012

    Added info about Bari, how to reach Bari and conference location in Venue and Hotel

  • October 26, 2012

    Added Manuscript Templates for Conference Proceedings in Paper Submission

  • October 19, 2012

    Added Sponsor and Supporters

    Added IEEE logos

    Added Follow us section

  • October 9, 2012

    Added text version in Call for Papers.

    Added Program Committee list.

  • September 8, 2012

    Added Printable version in PDF in Call for Papers

  • September 7, 2012

    Added map of all ICGSE editions in Previous Conferences

  • September 5, 2012

    Updated info about Organizing Committee and Contacts

    Added info about Important Dates and Previous Conferences

  • June 4, 2012

    Website is online