Advances in Software Engineering

July 8 - July 21, 2007, Lipari Island


The Nineteenth International School for Computer Science Researchers addresses PhD students and young researchers who want to get exposed to the forefront of research activity in the field of Software Engineering. The school will be held in the beautiful surroundings of the Island of Lipari.


First week (July 9 - July 13)

  • Prof. Dines Bjoerner, Technical University of Denmark, DK
    “;Domain Engineering” [abstract]
  • Prof. Don Batory, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
    "Feature Modularity in Software Product Lines" [abstract]
  • Prof. Florin Spanachi, SAP Research Karlsruhe
    “Requirements Engineering” [abstract]
  • Prof. Peter Sestoft, Department of Natural Sciences, Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University,DK
    “Evolvable Software Products” [abstract]

Second week (July 16 - July 20)

  • Prof. Boualem Benatallah, The University of New South Wales,Australia
    “Web Services” [abstract]
  • Prof. Egon Boerger, University of Pisa,Italy
    “High-Level Modeling Patterns” [abstract]
  • Prof. Carlo Ghezzi, Politecnico di Milano,Italy
    "Principles and challenges of software architecture evolution" [abstract]
  • Prof. Dieter Gollmann, Hamburg-Harburg (TUHH),Germany
    “Distributed Systems Security” [abstract]

The tutorial lectures will be published as an LNCS Tutorial (Lecture Notes in Computer Science) by Springer.


  • Prof. Alfredo Ferro, (University of Catania), Co-Chair
  • Prof. Egon Boerger, (University of Pisa), Co-Chair

School Director:

Prof. Alfredo Ferro
Università degli Studi di Catania - Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica
Città Universitaria - Viale A.Doria, 6 - 95125 Catania - ITALY
Tel: +39 095 7383071
Fax: +39 095 7337032 / +39 095 330094