Calls

We invite high quality English-language submissions to the following conference tracks. All accepted papers will be published in the ICSM proceedings. The submission site is now open !

Research Track (more details)

Submission: April 19, 2010, 17:00 GMT via EasyChair
Notification: June 28, 2010

Camera Ready: August 15, 2010
Paper Size & Format: 10 pages, IEEE proceedings format

Chairs: Michele Lanza and Andrian Marcus



Download Call for Papers: [A4] [Letter]

Research papers should describe original and significant work in the research and practice of software maintenance and evolution. Case studies, empirical research, and experiments are particularly welcome. We also welcome papers that present leading-edge ideas in maintenance. Papers must not have been previously accepted for publication nor concurrently submitted for review in another journal, book, or conference.

Industrial Track (more details)

Submission:May 21, 2010 via EasyChair
Notification: June 28, 2010
Camera Ready: August 15, 2010
Paper Size & Format: 6 - 8 pages, IEEE proceedings format

Chairs: Árpád Beszédes, Arie van Deursen and Tibor Gyimóthy



Download Call for Papers: [A4] [Letter]

The Industry Track of the ICSM 2010 conference aims to bring together people from both academia and industry in a venue that highlights practical and real world studies of software maintenance. These can be state-of-the-art descriptions, state-of-the-practice and experience reports, and survey reports from real projects, industrial experiences, approaches, practices, or models.

Doctoral Symposium (more details)

Submission: May 17, 2010 via EasyChair
Notification: June 28, 2010
Camera Ready: August 15, 2010
Paper Size & Format: pre doctoral 2 pages, post doctoral 6 pages, IEEE proceedings format

Chairs: Hausi Müller and Oscar Nierstrasz

Download Call for Papers: [A4] [Letter]

ICSM 2010 features a double doctoral symposium. One symposium (post doctoral) is dedicated to submissions of researchers that have delivered their PhD dissertations in the area of software maintenance and evolution in the past two years. The other symposium (pre doctoral) is dedicated exclusively to PhD students who are in the midst of their doctoral studies in the field of software maintenance.

Tool Demonstrations (more details)

Submission: July 10, 2010 via EasyChair
Notification: July 27, 2010

Camera Ready: August 15, 2010
Paper Size & Format: 6 or 4 pages, IEEE proceedings format

Chairs: Tudor Gîrba and Yann-Gaël Guéhéneuc

Download Call for Papers: [A4] [Letter]

We invite proposals for tool demonstrations on any topic related to software maintenance and evolution. Demonstrations will be held in an open session to allow individual interaction with the participants.

Early Research Achievements (ERA) Track (more details)

Abstract Submission: July 7, 2010
Submission: July 9, 2010, 11 AM Timisoara time, via EasyChair
Notification: July 27, 2010

Camera Ready: August 15, 2010
Paper Size & Format: 5 pages, IEEE proceedings format

Chairs: Rudolf Ferenc and Denys Poshyvanyk

Download Call for Papers: [A4] [Letter]

In this track we invite reports on early research work (i.e., incipient ideas that are highly interesting, though still lacking substantial results). Participants will have the opportunity to present a summary of their work in form of a (short) paper and of a poster.

Tutorials (more details)

Submission: May 17, 2010 via EasyChair
Notification: June 28, 2010

Paper Size & Format: 10 pages IEEE proceedings format , 3 slides

Chair: Michael Godfrey

Tutorials Template: [A4] [Letter]

We are soliciting proposals for full-day (7-hour) or half-day (3.5-hour) tutorials. The tutorial contents can address a wide range of topics, from practical techniques, guidelines, standards, and surveys, to theoretical issues, relevant to software maintenance. Tutorials will be scheduled on Monday, September 13, 2010.