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Monday, Aug 26

08:30 Registration
Room 1 Room 2
09:00-10:30 PARIS Workshop Tutorial 1
Coffee break
11:00-12:30 PARIS Workshop Tutorial 1
Lunch break
14:00-15:30 VirtuES Workshop Doctoral Symposium
Coffee break
16:00-17:30 VirtuES Workshop Doctoral Symposium
19:00 Welcome reception
Hotel Oriente, Roof Garden, Bari


Tuesday, Aug 27 (Industry Day)

Room 1 Room 2
09:00-10:30 Keynote 1
Coffee break
11:00-12:30 Panel Research 1
Lunch break
14:00-15:30 Tutorial 2 Research 2
Coffee break
16:00-17:30 Tutorial 2 Research 3
18:30 (bus leave

from Hotel Oriente)

Soccer match and Barbecue Party Masseria San Martino, Pezze di Greco


Wednesday, Aug 28

Room 1 Room 2
09:00-10:30 Keynote 2
Coffee break
11:00-12:30 Research 4 Practice 1
Lunch break
14:00-15:30 Research 5 Practice 2
Coffee break
16:00-17:30 Posters
20:00 Social dinner Sala Zonno, Bari


Thursday, Aug 29

Room 1 Room 2
09:00-10:30 Keynote 3
Coffee break
11:00-12:30 Research 6 Research 7



Monday, August 26

Room 1

PARIS Workshop: Session 1 (09:00-10:30)

A Systematic Literature Review of Best Practices and Challenges in Follow-the-Sun Software Development
Josiane Kroll, Sajid Ibrahim Hashmi, Ita Richardson, Jorge Audy

Spatial Knowledge Creation and Sharing Activities in a Distributed Agile Project
Mohammad Abdur Razzak, Rajib Ahmed, Darja Smite


PARIS Workshop: Session 2 (11:00-12:30)

Run-Through Practice as a Collaboration Facilitator in Inter-organizational Software Construction
Magdalena Davila Muñoz, Hanna Oktaba

Towards a Global Software Development Community Web: Identifying Patterns and Scenarios
Miguel J. Monasor, Aurora Vizcaíno, Mario Piattini, John Noll, Sarah Beecham


VirtuES Workshop: Session 1 (14:00-15:30)


Keynote — Facing Communication Challenges in Distributed Software Development
Fabio Calefato (University of Bari, Italy)

Onboarding in Open Source Software Projects: A Preliminary Analysis
Fabian Fagerholm, Patrik Johnson, Alejandro Sánchez Guinea, Jay Borenstein, Jürgen Münch


VirtuES Workshop: Session 2 (16:00-17:30)

Advancement of decision-making in Agile Projects by applying Logistic Regression on Estimates
Lakshminarayana Kompella

On the Identification of Best Practices for Improving the Efficiency of Testing Activities in Distributed Software Projects
Cristina Camacho, Sabrina Marczak, Tayana Conte

Discussion and Closing


Room 2

Tutorial 1: Part 1 (9:00-10:30)

Social Network Analysis for Global Software Engineering: Exploring relationships from a fine-grained level
Nicole Novielli (University of Bari, Italy), Sabrina Marczak (PUCRS University, Brazil)


Tutorial 1: Part 2 (11:00-12:30)

Social Network Analysis for Global Software Engineering: Exploring relationships from a fine-grained level
Nicole Novielli (University of Bari, Italy), Sabrina Marczak (PUCRS University, Brazil)


Doctoral Symposium: Session 1 (14:00-15:30)

Understanding Collaborative Practices in Distributed Agile Development
Sunila Modi

Global Requirements Engineering on the Cloud
Sajid Hashmi

Towards a Communication Maturity Model For Distributed Software Development
Ivaldir Honorio de Faria Junior


Doctoral Symposium: Session 2 (16:00-17:30)

Green IT-Outsourcing Assurance Mode
Rahmat Ullah Khan

GAME: Governance for Agile Management of Enterprises: A Management Model for Agile Governance
Alexandre Luna




Tuesday, August 27

Keynote 1 (9:00 – 10:30)

Session chair: Jürgen Münch

When Cloud is not enough – Experiences from Cloud Software program
Janne Järvinen (F-Secure Corporation, Helsinki, Finland)


Room 1

Panel (11:00 – 12:30)

Benefits of ICGSE research to the industry

Panelists: Christof Ebert, Filippo Lanubile, Jürgen Münch, John Noll, Rafael Prikladnicki, Maria Paasivaara

Panel organizers: Alberto Avritzer and V.S. Mani


Tutorial 2: Part 1 (14:00-15:30)

Success with Distributed Engineering Teams – Lessons from Industry
Christof Ebert (Vector, Germany)


Tutorial 2: Part 2 (16:00-17:30)

Success with Distributed Engineering Teams – Lessons from Industry
Christof Ebert (Vector, Germany)


Room 2

Paper session: Processes in the GSD Wilderness (11:00-12:30)

Session chair: Rini van Solingen

Slicing the V-Model — Reduced effort, higher flexibility
Andreas Deuter

Towards Artifact Models as Process Interfaces in Distributed Software Projects
Marco Kuhrmann, Daniel Méndez Fernández, Matthias Groeber

An Ontology for Task Allocation to Teams in Distributed Software Development
Anna Beatriz Marques, José Reginaldo Carvalho, Rosiane Rodrigues, Rafael Prikladnicki, Sabrina Marczak, Tayana Conte


Paper session: Understanding the Role of Socio-Psychological Factors via Qualitative Research (14:00-15:30)

Session chair: Aurora Vizcaino

Revisiting the Factors that Engender Trust of Global Systems Engineers
Ban Al-Ani, Sabrina Marczak, David Redmiles, Rafael Prikladnicki

Who are we doing Global Software Development research for?
Sarah Beecham, Pádraig O’Leary, Sean Baker, Ita Richardson, John Noll

Culture and Testing: What is the Relationship?
Hina Shah, Mary Jean Harrold


Paper session: Information Needs and Awareness (16:00-17:30)

Session chair: Marco Kuhrmann

What Distributed Software Teams need to know and when: an Empirical Study
Kevin Dullemond, Ben Van Gameren

Measuring Awareness in Cross-Team Collaborations – Distance Matters
Zia Ur Rehman Kiani, Darja Šmite

Negotiating Common Ground in Distributed Agile Development – A Case Study Perspective
Sunila Modi, Pamela Abbott, Steve Counsell




Wednesday, August 28

Keynote 2 (9:00 – 10:30)

Session chair: Marcelo Cataldo

Awareness, Trust, and Software Tool Support in Distance Collaborations
David F. Redmiles (University of California, Irvine, USA)


Room 1

Novel Tools to Support GSD (11:00 – 12:30)

Session chair: Marcelo Cataldo

Version Control in Distributed Software Development: a Systematic Mapping Study
Catarina Costa, Leonardo Murta

A Preliminary Expert Evaluation of  of an Infrastructure to Support Activity-Based Computing in Global Software Development (ABC4GSD)
Paolo Tell, Muhammed Ali Babar, John Grundy

Collaborative Debugging
Christian Estler, Martin Nordio, Carlo A. Furia, Bertrand Meyer


Tweaking Agile Methods for GSD (14:00 – 15:30)

Session chair: Muhammad Ali Babar

Integrating Global Sites into the Agile and Lean Transformation at Ericsson
Maria Paasivaara, Casper Lassenius, Ville Heikkilä, Kim Dikert, Christian Engblom

Doing Scrum Rather Than Being Agile – A Case Study on Actual Nearshoring Practices
Franz Zieris, Stephan Salinger

Agile Method Tailoring in Distributed Enterprises: Product Owner Teams
Julian M. Bass


Room 2

Experience in Practice I (11:00 – 12:30)

Session chair: Maria Paasivaara

Sustaining High Performance in an Offshore Team in Globally Distributed Development: A Success Story
Abhinandan Bhadauria, Anandkumar Cb, Samrat Bhattacharjee, Suneesh Puthiyonnan

Experience in Managing Requirements Between Distributed Parties in a Research Project Context
Ken Pierce, Claire Ingram, Bert Bos, Augusto Ribeiro

Towards Global Deployment of Software Engineering Tools
Alpana Dubey, John Hudepohl


Experience in Practice II (14:00 – 15:30)

Session chair: Sarah Beecham

Managing Product Delivery Quality in Distributed Software Development
Abhinandan Bhadauria, Samrat Bhattacharjee, Girish Kumar Ik

Towards Integrated Variant Management in Global Software Engineering: An Experience Report
Christian Manz, Michael Stupperich, Manfred Reichert

Making Continual Code Quality Monitoring and Control Processes Work in a Global Delivery Organization: COSMOS
Himanshu Kumar Singh, Umesh Uppili, Ujwala Pavuluri


Posters (16:00 – 17:30)

Product Development Improvement in Globally Distributed Organizations
Hans-Martin Niederer, Oliver Seiler

Service Delivery Improvement (SDI) for a Global Distributed Software Factory
Anna Rosa Cannito, Savino Chiarazzo, Angela la Forgia, Pietro Noviello

PhD students from Doctoral Symposium



Thursday, August 29

Keynote 3 (9:00 – 10:30)

Session chair: Filippo Lanubile

Software Development and Support in a Highly Dynamic Distributed Environment
Amedeo Micelli (United Nations Office for Project Services, Brindisi, Italy)


Room 1

Project Management in GSD (11:00 – 12:30)

Session chair: Rafael Prickladnicki

A Critical Evaluation of Failure in a Nearshore Outsourcing Project: What Dilemma Analysis Can Tell Us
Tony Clear, Bilal Raza, Stephen G MacDonell

Using the PMBOK® Guide to frame GSD Coordination Strategies
Sadhana Deshpande, Sarah Beecham, Ita Richardson

Agile Software Development with Distributed Teams: Senior Management Support
Siva Dorairaj, James Noble, George Allan


Room 2

Communication and Coordination in GSD (11:00 – 12:30)

Session chair: Sabrina Marczak

Auto-Erecting Virtual Office Walls: A Controlled Experiment
Ben Van Gameren, Rini van Solingen, Kevin Dullemond

Coordination of Software Development Teams across Organizational Boundary—An Exploratory Study
Anh Nguyen-Duc, Daniela S. Cruzes

Understanding Structures and Affordances of Extended Teams in Global Software Development
Muhammad Ali Babar, Mansooreh Zahedi