.:. Call for Participation

FIRST EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON SOFTWARE ARCHITECTURE (ECSA 2007)
Component-Based and Service-Oriented Architectures

http://www.kybele.es/ecsa/
e-mail: ecsa@kybele.es
September 24-26, 2007
Aranjuez (Madrid), Spain
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INVITED TALKS:

Prof. David Garlan
Title: "Software Architectures for Task-Oriented Computing"
Carnegie Mellon University, United States

Prof. Ron Morrison
Title: "An Active Architecture Approach to Dynamic Systems Co-evolution"
University of St. Andrews, Scotland - UK

Prof. Mike Papazoglou
Title: "What's in a service?"
University of Tilburg, The Netherlands

OVERVIEW:

The role of software architecture in the engineering of software- intensive applications has become more and more important and widespread. Component-based and service-oriented architectures are key to the design, development and evolution of all software systems.

The European Conference on Software Architecture is the premier European conference dedicated to the field of software architecture, covering all architectural aspects of software and service engineering. It is the follow-up of a successful series of European workshops on software architecture held in United Kingdom in 2004 (Springer LNCS 3047 <http://www.springer.com/sgw/cda/frontpage/0,11855,7-40109-22-30733082-0,00.html>), Italy in 2005 (Springer LNCS 3527<http://www.springeronline.com/3-540-69271-1>), and France in 2006 (Springer LNCS 4344 http://www.springeronline.com/3-540-69271-1>). Built on its success, it has evolved into a full-fledged series of European conferences whose first edition is ECSA 2007 in Madrid, Spain.

ECSA 2007 will bring together researchers and practitioners from academia and industry to share novel ideas on the foundations, languages, models,
techniques, tools, and applications of software architecture technology. It will include keynotes, research, experience, and challenge papers,
posters, and panels.

LIST OF ACCEPTED PAPERS:

Full research papers (long papers):

Pattern-based Evolution of Software Architectures
- Isabelle Côté, Maritta Heisel, and Ina Wentzlaff - University Duisburg-Essen, Germany

Beyond ATAM: Architecture Analysis in the Development of Large Scale Software Systems
- Andrzej Zalewski - Warsaw University of Technology, Poland

FIESTA : A Generic Framework for Integrating New Functionalities into Software Architectures
- Guillaume Waignier, Anne-Francoise Le Meur, and Laurence Duchien - LIFL, INRIA team ADAM Universite des Sciences et Technologies de Lille, France

An Ontology-based Approach for Modelling Architectural Styles
- Claus Pahl, Simon Giesecke and Wilhelm Hasselbring - Dublin City University, Ireland - University of Oldenburg, Germany

Formal Design of structural and dynamic features of Publish/Subscribe Architectural Styles
- Imen Loulou, Ahmed Hadj Kacem and Mohamed Jmaiel - University of Sfax Laboratory LARIS

Emerging research papers (long papers):

Wireless Sensor Network Application Development: An Architecture-Centric MDE Approach
- Fernando Losilla, Cristina Vicente-Chicote, Bárbara Álvarez, Andrés Iborra and Pedro Sánchez - Universidad Politécnica de Cartagena, Spain

Effective Tool Support for Architectural Knowledge Sharing
- Rik Farenhorst, Patricia Lago and Hans van Vliet - University Amsterdam, Netherlands

A Goal-Oriented Approach for the Generation and Evaluation of Alternative Architectures
- Gemma Grau and Xavier Franch - Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Spain

A Distributed Staged Architecture for Multimodal Applications
- Alessandro Costa Pereira, Falk Hartmann and Kay Kadner - Universität Dresden, Germany

On the Modularity of Software Architectures: A Concern-Driven Measurement Framework
- Cláudio Sant’Anna, Eduardo Figueiredo, Alessandro Garcia and Carlos J. P. Lucena - PUC-Rio, Brazil - Lancaster University, UK

Hierarchical verification in Maude of LfP software architectures
- Chadlia Jerad, Kamel Barkaoui and Amel Grissa Touzi - LSTS - ENIT,Tunisia - CEDRIC - CNAM, France

Emerging research papers (short papers):

Enabling Adaptivity in User Interfaces
- Javier Cámara, Carlos Canal, Javier Cubo and Juan Manuel Murillo - University of Málaga, University of Extremadura, Spain.

Architecture Migration driven by Code Categorization
- R. Correia , C. Matos , R. Heckel, and M. El-Ramly - Department of Computer Science, University of Leicester, University Road, ATX Software, Portugal

First Class Connectors for Prototyping Service Oriented Architectures
- Kristian Ellebæk Kjær - University of Aarhus, Denmark

Research challenge papers (long papers):

The Art and Science of Software Architecture
- Alan W. Brown and John A. McDermid - IBM Software Group, USA, University of York, UK

Research challenge papers (short papers):

Issues in Applying Empirical Software Engineering to Software Architecture
- Davide Falessi, Philippe Kruchten and Giovanni Cantone - University of Rome "Tor Vergata", Italy - University of British Columbia, Canada

Leveraging Architecture Patterns to Satisfy Quality Attributes
- Neil B. Harrison and Paris Avgeriou - University of Groningen, Netherlands

Experience papers:

Lightweight Web Services for High Performace Computing
- A. Santos, F. Almeida, and V. Blanco - Universidad de La Laguna, Spain

Posters:

On the Interplay of Aspects and Architectural Styles: A Case Study
- Ambra Molesini, Alessandro Garcia, Christina Chavez, Thais Batista - Alma Mater Studiorum—Università di Bologna, Italy - Lancaster University,UK - Universidade Federal de Bahia, Brazil - Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil

Processes for Creating and Exploiting Architectural Design Decisions
- Francisco Nava, Rafael Capilla and Juan C. Dueñas - Rey Juan Carlos University, Spain

Formalizing and Deploying Grid-Based Applications Using a Formal Architectural Model Driven Approach
- David Manset, Hervé Verjus, Richard McClatchey - University of Savoie – Polytech’ Savoie – LISTIC/LS - CCCS, University West of England, Bristol, UK - Maat Gknowledge, Toledo, Spain

Aqueducts: a Layered Pipeline-based Architecture for XML Processing
- Miguel A. Martínez-Prieto, Carlos E. Cuesta, and Pablo de la Fuente - Valladolid University - Rey Juan Carlos University, Spain

AspectLEDA: An Aspect-Oriented Architecture Description Language
- Amparo Navasa, Miguel A. Pérez, Juan M. Murillo - University of Extremadura, Spain

A Framework Architecture Model and Corresponding Description Notation to Facilitate Reuse
- Sergio Lopez, Adriano Tavares, Joao Monteiro, Carlos SIlva - Universitity do Minho - Portugal

Model-driven approach for designing industrial control systems
- Elisabet Estevez and Marga Marcos - University of the Basque, Basque Country

Using Connectors to Model Crosscutting Influences in Software Architectures
- Lidia Fuentes, Nadia Gómez, Mónica Pinto, and Juan A. Valenzuela - University of Málaga, Spain

From Mobile Business Processes to Mobile Information Systems
- Volker Gruhn and Clemens Schäfer - University of Leipzig, Germany

Automatic Generation of Proto-Architectures Exploiting Architectural Styles
- Elena Navarro, Patricio Letelier, Javier Jaén and Isidro Ramos - Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain

Towards Dynamic Reconfiguration of Aspect-Oriented Software Architectures
- Cristóbal Costa, Nour Ali, Jennifer Pérez, José Ángel Carsí and Isidro Ramos - Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain

Architecture for Developing Adaptive and Adaptable Collaborative Applications
- Mario Anzures-García, Miguel J. Hornos and Patricia Paderewski-Rodríguez - Granada University, Spain

Informed Evolution: A Defence against Ageing
- Katrina Falkner, Dharini Balasubramaniam, Henry Detmold, Ron Morrison and David S. Munro - University of St Andrews, UK

UML Profile for the Platform Independent Modelling of Service-Oriented Architectures
- Marcos López Sanz, César J. Acuña, Carlos E. Cuesta and Esperanza Marcos - Rey Juan Carlos University, Spain

Designing and Analyzing Software Architecture Views by means of their Relationships
- Rogelio Limon Cordero and Isidro Ramos Salavert - Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain

Experiences Using a Component-Oriented Architectural Framework for Robots and its Improvement with a MDE Approach
- Francisco J. Ortiz, Juan A. Pastor, Diego Alonso, Bárbara Álvarez and Pedro Sánchez - Universidad Politécnica de Cartagena, Spain

CONTACT INFORMATION:

http://www.kybele.es/ecsa/
e-mail: ecsa@kybele.es

CONFERENCE CHAIRS:

- Carlos E. Cuesta, Rey Juan Carlos University, Spain
- Esperanza Marcos, Rey Juan Carlos University, Spain

CONFERENCE SECRETARY:

- Verónica Andrea Bollati, Rey Juan Carlos University, Spain

PROGRAM COMMITTEE CHAIR:

- Flavio Oquendo, University of South Brittany - VALORIA, France

PROGRAM COMMITTEE MEMBERS:

- Yamine Ait Ameur, ENSMA, France
- Dharini Balasubramaniam, University of St. Andrews, UK
- Thais Batista, University of Rio Grande do Norte - UFRN, Brazil
- Marco Bernardo, University of Urbino, Italy
- Antoine Beugnard, ENST Bretagne, France
- Jan Bosch, Nokia Research Center, Finland
- Pere Botella, Polytechnic University of Catalunya, Spain
- Francisco Curbera, IBM Research Center, USA
- Rogerio de Lemos, University of Kent, UK
- Laurence Duchien, INRIA and University of Lille, France
- José Luiz Fiadeiro, University of Leicester, UK
- Régis Fleurquin, University of South Brittany - VALORIA, France
- David Garlan, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
- Carlo Ghezzi, Polytechnic of Milano, Italy
- Ian Gorton, Pacific Northwest National Lab, USA
- Mark Greenwood, University of Manchester, UK
- Paul Grefen, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands
- Volker Gruhn, University of Leipzig, Germany
- Wilhelm Hasselbring, University of Oldenburg, Germany
- Juan Hernández, University of Extremadura, Spain
- Valérie Issarny, INRIA Rocquencourt, France
- Natalia Juristo, Polytechnic University of Madrid, Spain
- René Krikhaar, ICT NoviQ and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands
- Philippe Kruchten, University of British Columbia, Canada
- Frédéric Lang, INRIA Rhône-Alpes, France
- Nicole Levy, University of Versailles St-Quentin en Yvelines - PRiSM, France
- Antonia Lopes, University of Lisbon, Portugal
- Jeff Magee, Imperial College London, UK
- Carlo Montangero, University of Pisa, Italy
- Ron Morrison, University of St. Andrews, UK
- Robert L. Nord, Software Engineering Institute, USA
- Henk Obbink, Philips Research Europe, The Netherlands
- Mourad Oussalah, University of Nantes - LINA, France
- Mike P. Papazoglou, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
- Jennifer Pérez, Technical University of Madrid (UPM), Spain
- Dewayne E. Perry, University of Texas at Austin, USA
- Mario Piattini, University of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain
- Frantisek Plasil, Charles University, Czech Republic
- Eltjo Poort, LogicaCMG, The Netherlands
- Amar Ramdame-Cherif, University of Versailles St-Quentin en Yvelines - PRiSM, France
- Isidro Ramos, Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain
- Ralf Reussner, University of Karlsruhe, Germany
- Clemens Schäfer, University of Leipzig, Germany
- Bradley Schmerl, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
- Clemens Szyperski, Microsoft Research, USA
- Richard N. Taylor, University of California at Irvine, USA
- Miguel Toro, University of Sevilla, Spain
- Brian Warboys, University of Manchester, UK
- Eoin Woods, UBS Investment Bank, UK

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE MEMBERS:

- Finance: Belén Vela, Rey Juan Carlos University
- Local Arrangements: César J. Acuña, Rey Juan Carlos University
- Posters: Jennifer Pérez, Technical University of Madrid (UPM)
- Publicity & Liaison: Javier Garzás, Kybele Consulting S.L, Spain
- Registration: Valeria de Castro, Rey Juan Carlos University
- Webmasters: Diana M. Sánchez, Rey Juan Carlos University and Juan Manuel Vara, Rey Juan Carlos University
- Organizing Members:
Nour Ali, Polytechnic University of Valencia
Paloma Cáceres, Rey Juan Carlos University
José María Cavero, Rey Juan Carlos University
Marcos López, Rey Juan Carlos University

 
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