Technical Program GTSE 2015 


Session 1


Paul Ralph, Gregor Engels, Ivar Jacobson, Michael Goedicke

Introduction to GTSE 2015

Jon Hall, Lucia Rapanotti

Towards a design-theoretic characterisation of software development process models

Pontus Johnson, Mathias Ekstedt

Exploring Theory of Cognition for General Theory of Software Engineering – Predicting the Effort of Program Language Comprehension

Session 2


Barry Boehm (Keynote)

Developing and Evolving a Value-Based Theory of Software Engineering

Balbir Barn, Ravinder Barn

An Approximate Theory for Value Sensitivity

Arbi Ghazarian

A Theory of Software Complexity

June Park

Essence-Based, Goal-Driven Adaptive Software Engineering

Session 3


Dewayne E Perry, Don Batory

A Theory about the Structure of GTSEs

Mark Staples

The Unending Quest for Valid, Useful Software Engineering Theories

Syed Shariyar Murtaza, Abdelwahab Hamou-Lhadj, Nazim Madhavji, Mechelle Gittens

Towards an Emerging Theory for the Diagnosis of Faulty Functions in Function-call Traces

Session 4


Group Discussion