Program for May 23rd, 2017

9:00 AM – 9:30 AM – Introduction
Chairs: Welcome, Introduction

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM – Keynote

Keynote: Dr. Magne Jørgensen (SIMULA, Norway): Working with industry to conduct empirical software engineering research: Patterns of successful and failed collaborations

11:00 AM – 12:30 PM – Session: Studies

Bora Caglayan (IBM, Ireland)Effective Software Development Practices for Data Science Teams

Measuring Security Practice Use: A Case Study At IBM by Patrick Morrison, Ben Smith and Laurie Williams

Professionals are not Superman: Failures beyond Motivation in Software Experiments by Oscar Dieste, Efraín R. Fonseca C., Geovanny Raura and Priscila Rodríguez

Empirical Studies in Question-Answering Systems: A Discussion by Jacob Krüger, Ivonne Schröter, Andy Kenner and Thomas Leich

12:30 PM – 2:00 PM – LUNCH TIME

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM – Session: Lessons Learned

Invited Talk: Markku Oivo (University of Oulu, Finland): How to Commit Companies in Collaborative Empirical Research

Lessons Learned from an Extended Participant Observation Grounded Theory Study by Todd Sedano, Paul Ralph and Cecile Peraire

Lessons Learnt in Conducting Survey Research by Marco Torchiano, Daniel Méndez Fernández, Guilherme Horta Travassos and Rafael Maiani de Mello

Integrating a SCRUM-based Process with Human Centred Design: Experience from an Action Research Study by Carmelo Ardito, Maria Teresa Baldassarre, Danilo Caivano and Rosa Lanzilotti

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM – Session: Wall of Ideas

5:00 PM – 5:30 PM – Conclusions and Action Items