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ECSA 2020
Mon 14 - Fri 18 September 2020 L'Aquila, Italy

ECSA 2020 workshops, to be held on 14 and 15 of September (right before the main conference on 16-18 September), are to serve as collaborative forums for researchers to exchange and explore innovative software architecture (scientific or engineering) ideas and challenges at an early stage.

Workshop Name Workshop Dates Website
6th International Workshop on Automotive System/Software Architectures (WASA) Sep 14, 2020 https://www.win.tue.nl/wasa2020/
Joint CSE/QUDOS Workshop: 5th Workshop on Continuous Software Engineering and 6th International Workshop on Quality-Aware DevOps Sep 15, 2020 http://2020.qudos-workshop.org https://cse2020.swc-rwth.de/
1st International Workshop on Model-Driven Engineering
for Software Architecture (MDE4SA)
Sep 14, 2020 http://mde4sa2020.disim.univaq.it/
4th International Workshop on Engineering IoT Systems: Architectures, Services, Applications, and Platforms (IoT-ASAP) Sep 15, 2020 https://iotasap.github.io/IoTASAP2020/
4th Workshop on Formal Approaches for Advanced Computing Systems (FAACS) Sep 14, 2020 https://faacs-workshop.github.io/2020/
2nd Workshop on Systems, Architectures, and Solutions for Industry 4.0 (SASI4) Sep 15, 2020 http://events.disim.univaq.it/SASI4/
3rd Context-aware, Autonomous and Smart Architectures International Workshop (CASA) Sep 15, 2020 https://casaecsa.github.io/casa2020/
3rd International Workshop on moDeling, vErification and Testing of dEpendable CriTical systems (DETECT) Sep 15, 2020 https://detect.ensma.fr/2020
Dates
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Mon 14 Sep
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Tue 15 Sep
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Wed 16 Sep
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10:00 - 11:00: S1: MicroservicesPaper Presentations / Research Papers at ECSA 2020 Teams Channel
Chair(s): Javier CamaraUniversity of York, Ilias GerostathopoulosVrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Virtualization support: Roberta Capuano

10:00 - 10:20
Research Papers
Nacha ChondamrongkulSchool of Computer Science, the University of Auckland, Jing SunSchool of Computer Science, the University of Auckland, Ian WarrenSchool of Computer Science, the University of Auckland
10:20 - 10:40
Research Papers
João Francisco AlmeidaUniversidade de Lisboa, António Rito SilvaIST, University of Lisbon
10:40 - 11:00
Research Papers
Evangelos NtentosUniversity of Vienna, Uwe ZdunUniversity of Vienna, Konstantinos PlakidasUniversity of Vienna, Sebastian MeixnerSiemens AG Österreich, Sebastian GeigerSiemens AG Österreich
11:00 - 11:30: Working SessionPaper Presentations at ECSA 2020 Teams Channel
12:00 - 13:00: S2: Model-based ApproachesPaper Presentations / Research Papers / Tool Demos at ECSA 2020 Teams Channel
Chair(s): Rafael CapillaUniversidad Rey Juan Carlos, Manuel WimmerJohannes Kepler University Linz

Virtualization support: Claudio Di Sipio

12:00 - 12:20
Research Papers
Fagner DiasFederal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Marcel OliveiraFederal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Thais BatistaFederal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Everton CavalcanteFederal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Jair LeiteFederal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Flavio OquendoIRISA (UMR CNRS) - Univ. Bretagne-Sud (UBS), Camila AraújoState University of Rio Grande do Norte
12:20 - 12:40
Research Papers
Martina De SanctisGran Sasso Science Institute, Ludovico IovinoGran Sasso Science Institute, L'Aquila, Maria Teresa RossiGran Sasso Science Institute, Manuel WimmerJohannes Kepler University Linz
12:40 - 13:00
Tool Demos
Bahar SchwichtenbergPaderborn University, Gregor EngelsPaderborn University
13:00 - 13:25: Working SessionPaper Presentations at ECSA 2020 Teams Channel
14:30 - 15:30: S3: EducationPaper Presentations / Research Papers / Gender Diversity in SA at ECSA 2020 Teams Channel
Chair(s): Marina MongielloPolytechnic University of Bari, Anne KoziolekKarlsruhe Institute of Technology

Virtualization support: Aurora Macias

14:30 - 14:50
Research Papers
Rafael CapillaUniversidad Rey Juan Carlos, Olaf ZimmermannUniversity of Applied Sciences of Eastern Switzerland (OST), Carlos CarrilloTechnical University of Madrid, Hernan AstudilloUniversidad Tecnica Federico Santa María
14:50 - 15:10
Research Papers
Ad AertsEindhoven University of Technology, Yanja DajsurenEindhoven University of Technology
15:10 - 15:30
Gender Diversity in SA
Barbora BuhnovaMasaryk University, Lucia HappeKarlsruhe Institute of Technology
16:00 - 17:00: S4: Process and Design DecisionsPaper Presentations / Tool Demos / Journal First at ECSA 2020 Teams Channel
Chair(s): Maryam RazavianEindhoven University of Technology, Paris AvgeriouUniversity of Groningen, The Netherlands

Virtualization support: Aurora Macias

16:00 - 16:20
Journal First
Siamak FarshidiUtrecht University, Slinger JansenUtrecht University, Netherlands, Jan Martijn van der WerfUtrecht University
16:20 - 16:40
Journal First
Kieran ConboyNUI Galway, Noel CarrollNUI Galway
16:40 - 17:00
Tool Demos
Siamak FarshidiUtrecht University, Slinger JansenUtrecht University, Netherlands

Thu 17 Sep
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09:30 - 10:30: S5: Industry Track: Architecting contemporary distributed systemsPaper Presentations / Industry Program at ECSA 2020 Teams Channel
Chair(s): Olaf ZimmermannUniversity of Applied Sciences of Eastern Switzerland (OST), Anton JansenPhilips

Virtualization support: Aurora Macias

09:30 - 09:50
Industry Program
Tiago MatiasFaculty of Engineering, University of Porto, Portugal, Filipe Figueiredo CorreiaUniversity of Porto, Jonas FritzschInstitute of Software Technology, University of Stuttgart / University of Applied Sciences Reutlingen, Justus BognerInstitute of Software Technology, University of Stuttgart, Hugo Sereno FerreiraFEUP, Universidade do Porto, André RestivoLIACC, Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal
09:50 - 10:10
Industry Program
Mahyar Tourchi MoghaddamUnivAQ - INRIA, Eric RuttenINRIA, Philippe LalandaUniversity of Grenoble Alpes, Guillaume GIRAUDRTE
10:10 - 10:30
Industry Program
Heiko KoziolekABB Corporate Research, Sten GrünerABB Corporate Research, Julius RückertABB Corporate Research
Pre-print
11:15 - 12:15: S6: Industry Track: Experiences and learnings from industrial case studiesPaper Presentations / Industry Program at ECSA 2020 Teams Channel
Chair(s): Anton JansenPhilips, Olaf ZimmermannUniversity of Applied Sciences of Eastern Switzerland (OST)

Virtualization support: Claudio Di Sipio

11:15 - 11:35
Industry Program
Mauro CaporuscioLinnaeus University, Farid EdrisiLinnaeus University, Margrethe HallbergScania AB, Anton JohannessonVirtual Manufacturing AB, Claudia KopfScania AB, Diego PérezLinnaeus University
11:35 - 11:55
Industry Program
Somayeh MalakutiABB Corporate Research, Germany, Sergey OstroumovSoftability Group Oy
11:55 - 12:15
Industry Program
Pablo CruzUniversidad Tecnica Federico Santa Maria, Hernan AstudilloUniversidad Tecnica Federico Santa María, Luis SalinasDepartment of Informatics, Santa Maria University
14:30 - 15:30: S8: Performance and SecurityPaper Presentations / Journal First / Research Papers at ECSA 2020 Teams Channel
Chair(s): Nicole LevyConservatoire National des Arts et Métiers, Barbora BuhnovaMasaryk University

Virtualization support: Roberta Capuano

14:30 - 14:50
Research Papers
Chadni IslamThe University of Adelaide, Muhammad Ali Babar, Surya NepalCSIRO
14:50 - 15:10
Journal First
Walt ScacchiUniversity of California, Irvine, Thomas AlspaughUniversity of California, Irvine
15:10 - 15:30
Research Papers
Dominik WerleKarlsruhe Institute of Technology, Stephan SeifermannKarlsruhe Institute of Technology, Anne KoziolekKarlsruhe Institute of Technology
File Attached
15:30 - 16:00: Working SessionPaper Presentations at ECSA 2020 Teams Channel
17:00 - 18:00: S9: VisualizationPaper Presentations / Tool Demos / Research Papers at ECSA 2020 Teams Channel
Chair(s): Antonio MartiniUniversity of Oslo, Norway

Virtualization support: Roberta Capuano

17:00 - 17:20
Research Papers
Catia TrubianiGran Sasso Science Institute, Aldeida AletiMonash University, Sarah GoodwinMonash, Pooyan JamshidiUniversity of South Carolina, André van HoornUniversity of Stuttgart, Samuel GratzlFreelancer
17:20 - 17:40
Tool Demos
Sebastian FrankUniversity of Stuttgart, André van HoornUniversity of Stuttgart
17:40 - 18:00
Tool Demos
Jason MashinchiUniversity of York, Javier CamaraUniversity of York

Fri 18 Sep
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09:50 - 11:10: S10: Distributed SystemsPaper Presentations / Research Papers / Doctoral Symposium / Journal First / Tool Demos at ECSA 2020 Teams Channel
Chair(s): Luciano BaresiPolitecnico di Milano

Virtualization support: Claudio Di Sipio

09:50 - 10:10
Research Papers
Mauro CaporuscioLinnaeus University, Mirko D'AngeloLinnaeus University, Sweden, Vincenzo GrassiUniversity of Roma "Tor Vergata", Raffaela MirandolaPolitecnico di Milano
10:10 - 10:30
Journal First
Daniel Izquierdo-CortazarBitergia, Jesus M. Gonzalez-BarahonaUniversidad Rey Juan Carlos, Lars KurthXen, Gregorio RoblesUniversidad Rey Juan Carlos
10:30 - 10:50
Tool Demos
Sandro SpethUniversity of Stuttgart, Uwe BreitenbücherUniversity of Stuttgart, Steffen BeckerUniversity of Stuttgart
10:50 - 11:10
Doctoral Symposium
Mubashir AliUniversity of Bergamo
11:40 - 12:20: S11: Smells and Technical Debt (I)Paper Presentations / Research Papers at ECSA 2020 Teams Channel
Chair(s): Danny WeynsKU Leuven, Jesper AnderssonLinnaeus University

Virtualization support: Aurora Macias

11:40 - 12:00
Research Papers
Roberto VerdecchiaVrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Philippe KruchtenUniversity of British Columbia, Patricia LagoVrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Pre-print
12:00 - 12:20
Research Papers
Sebastian HeroldKarlstad University, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
12:20 - 13:00: S11: Self-adaptation and Uncertainity (I)Paper Presentations / Doctoral Symposium at ECSA 2020 Teams Channel
Chair(s): Jesper AnderssonLinnaeus University, Danny WeynsKU Leuven

Virtualization support: Aurora Macias

12:20 - 12:40
Doctoral Symposium
Daniel MatusekTU Dresden
12:40 - 13:00
Doctoral Symposium
Federico QuinKatholieke Universiteit Leuven
13:00 - 13:30: Working SessionPaper Presentations at ECSA 2020 Teams Channel
14:30 - 15:10: S12: ApplicationsPaper Presentations / Gender Diversity in SA / Research Papers at ECSA 2020 Teams Channel
Chair(s): Elisa Yumi NakagawaUniversity of São Paulo, Matthias GalsterUniversity of Canterbury

Virtualization support: Roberta Capuano

14:30 - 14:50
Research Papers
Federico GiaimoChalmers University of Technology, Christian BergerUniversity of Gothenburg
14:50 - 15:10
Gender Diversity in SA
Ana PetrovskaTechnical University of Munich, Germany, Patricia GoldbergTechnical University of Munich, Anne Brüggemann-Klein Brüggemann-KleinTechnical University of Munich, Anne NyokabiSiemens AG
Pre-print
16:10 - 16:50: S13: Smells and Technical Debt (II)Paper Presentations / Research Papers / Doctoral Symposium at ECSA 2020 Teams Channel
Chair(s): Xabier LarruceaTecnalia, Gabriel A. MorenoCarnegie Mellon University

Virtualization support: Claudio Di Sipio

16:10 - 16:30
Research Papers
Jan KeimKarlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Angelika KaplanKarlsruhe Institute of Technology, Anne KoziolekKarlsruhe Institute of Technology, Mehdi MirakhorliRochester Institute of Technology
16:30 - 16:50
Doctoral Symposium
Boris Rainiero Perez GutierrezUniversity of Los Andes, Colombia
16:50 - 17:30: S13: Self-adaptation and Uncertainity (II)Paper Presentations / Research Papers at ECSA 2020 Teams Channel
Chair(s): Xabier LarruceaTecnalia, Gabriel A. MorenoCarnegie Mellon University

Virtualization support: Claudio Di Sipio

16:50 - 17:10
Research Papers
Davide ArcelliUniversità degli Studi dell'Aquila
17:10 - 17:30
Research Papers
Alex SerbanRadboud University, Erik PollRadboud University Nijmegen, Joost VisserLeiden University

Call For Workshops

The European Conference on Software Architecture (ECSA) is a leading forum for presenting and discussing software architecture research and practice. ECSA 2020 workshops, to be held on 14 and 15 of September (right before the main conference on 16-18 September), are to serve as collaborative forums for researchers to exchange and explore innovative software architecture (scientific or engineering) ideas and challenges at an early stage. Topics of interests may include but not limited to:

  • Software Architecture challenges for AI- and ML-based Systems
  • Software Architecture challenges for Self-Adaptive Systems
  • Software Architecture challenges for Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Software Architecture challenges in Big Data and Cloud Computing
  • Software Architecture challenges in IoT-based Systems
  • Software Architecture challenges in DevOPS
  • Software Architecture challenges in Blockchain Engineering
  • Quality-of-service (QoS) measurements of Software Architectures
  • Privacy and Security in Software Architectural Design
  • Context-aware, Autonomous, and Smart Architectures
  • Sustainability in Software Architectures
  • Software Architecture Erosion and Architectural Consistency

Submissions

All proposals must conform to the Springer CCIS Guidelines and must not exceed 8 pages, including references, appendices and figures. All proposals should be submitted before the submission deadline using the online submission site: EasyChair ECSA 2020 Workshops track.

IMPORTANT: “We are hopeful that the situation will improve and we will have a great conference in L’Aquila, Italy, on September 2020. Regardless of how COVID-19 will evolve, accepted contributions will be published by Springer. UnivAQ is ready to provide all speeches (onsite and distance) on live streaming”. (see Message from the ECSA 2020 General Chair at this page).

The proposal must include the following information, in the order specified:

  • Workshop title
  • Contact information for the workshop organizers (name, affiliation, email, web page) and the main contact person
  • Abstract (less than 200 words), suited for the ECSA 2020 website
  • Motivation and Objectives
    • Relevance of the workshop to the field of software architectures.
    • Anticipated goals and outcomes (e.g., open research problems to pursue, validation objectives, empirical studies).
  • Format
    • Workshop format (e.g., paper presentations, keynotes, breakout sessions, panel-like discussions) and plans for generating discussions.
    • Intended length (1 or 2 days).
    • Special services, logistic and/or equipment constraints.
  • Participation
    • Target Audience
    • Expected background of the workshop attendees.
    • Plans regarding the mix of industry and research participation.
    • Expected minimum and maximum number of workshop participants.
    • Plans for soliciting and selecting workshop participants, including whether the workshop will be open or closed (preferably open).
  • Submission
    • Types of contributions (e.g., extended abstracts, position papers, research papers, etc.) and their estimated number. The length of full workshop papers for the CCIS proceedings shall be between 12 and 14 pages.
    • Review and evaluation process deciding about the acceptance of submissions.
    • Program committee, including tentative and already committed members.
    • Strategy for the proceedings.
  • Organization
    • A brief description of each organizer’s background, including relevant past experience in organizing conferences and workshops.
    • Organizers’ bios.
    • Links to preliminary web sites of the workshop.
  • Past Edition
    • A brief history of the workshop (or mention that this is the first edition).
    • Number of registered attendees and websites of previous editions of the workshop (if any)
  • Draft Call for Paper (1 page)

Accepted Workshops

For all accepted workshops, ECSA 2020 strongly recommends uniform deadlines for workshop papers submission, notification of authors, and camera-ready copies, as described in the Important Dates below. In particular, the camera-ready deadline is mandatory for those workshops that will opt for publication in the Springer Communications in Computer and Information Science volume (CCIS).

Important Dates

  • Workshop proposals due: April 06, 2020
  • Notification of Workshop proposals: April 20, 2020
  • Workshops papers due: June 24, 2020
  • Notification of papers: July 13, 2020
  • Camera-ready: July 20, 2020

Note: All deadlines are 23:59h AoE (anywhere on Earth).