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Automated Software Engineering 2019!Mon 10 Sep 2018

It’s my pleasure to invite you to the Automated Software Engineering (ASE) conference next year in San Diego from November 11 to 15, 2019. San Diego is a great city and we will have a fantastic program lined up. San Diego is one of the best places to hatch big ideas.

The submission deadlines …

Post-conference comment by Celeste HollenbeckThu 16 Aug 2018

The ECOOP summer school gave me an opportunity to meet face-to-face with Simon Peyton Jones at Microsoft Research. That discussion ended with a project idea that would involve improving Haskell’s inlining decisions with neural networks—my description of a dream project—and an offer to serve …

Goodbye ECOOP, ISSTA and Curry On! by Boas KluivingFri 10 Aug 2018

After a week of compelling talks, research presentations and interesting people, the conference has now come to an end. This being the first research conference for me, everything was quite a surprise to me at first. Overall, I really enjoyed the conference and learned many new things from it. …

ISSTA post-conference blog by Yingying WangFri 3 Aug 2018

It is exciting getting together with other student volunteers from all around the world, chatting about the research and life. Experiencing different types of shifts is educational and allowed me to understand how a conference is organized and served. I appreciate the detailed and timely daily …

ISSTA: Post-conference post by Lina QiuThu 2 Aug 2018

Hi everyone, this is Lina Qiu. I attended the ISSTA conference this year, and was also a student volunteer for the conference. I enjoyed the conference a lot, and learned many things. First, I am so touched by people’s passions about doing researches in the community, no matter who they are. …

Goodbye ISSTA/ECOOP 2018! by Donato ClunWed 1 Aug 2018

I’m Donato Clun, PhD student in the Department of Computing at Imperial College London. Currently my research is focused on the automatic characterization of software bugs, to aid the developers during the debug process. ISSTA is certainly one of the most relevant conferences for my research, …

Post ISSTA/ECOOP 2018 blog by August Wang ShiWed 1 Aug 2018

I very much enjoyed attending ISSTA/ECOOP this year. I gave my talk on “Evaluating Test-Suite Reduction in Real Software Evolution” on the first day (hopefully I taught everyone something interesting about test-suite reduction), and then after that, I was able to just enjoy the conference. …

Getting Back from ECOOP 2018 by Daniel PelsmaekerWed 1 Aug 2018

Looking back at the conference, I know that I want to visit more conferences in the future. It was a great way to meet new people and learn about all the interesting research. Next to the talks and workshops, the poster presentations gave a good overview of the research being done, and the …

After conference blog post by Nikita ZyuzinWed 1 Aug 2018

I spent an amazing week in Amsterdam on ECOOP/ISSTA/CurryOn. One of the most notable events for me was the summer school where I got introduced to a number of brilliant established researchers, as well as fantastic students starting their way in science.

The summer school lectures covered a …

SV at ECOOP 2018: Blog post by Isaac OteyoWed 1 Aug 2018

Volunteering at ECOOP conference is one of the best decisions I have made in 2018. I had a wonderful experience meeting and interacting with the experts in the field. The conversations I had with the other volunteers were rejuvenating and made me feel being part of a bigger community in the …

Post-conference blog post by Ellen ArtecaWed 1 Aug 2018

This was my first time attending any of ECOOP, ISSTA, or Curry On, and it was a great experience. The first 2 days all of my student volunteer shifts were all at Curry On, so I got to attend all of the morning talks, which were very interesting. Out of the Curry On talks that I did attend, the …

Farewell Amsterdam by Alexi TurcotteWed 1 Aug 2018

This was my first ECOOP/ISSTA/Curry On, and I really enjoyed the experience! The summer school was fun, I especially liked Anders’ introductory talk on static analysis and also Amal’s talk on compiler verification. I also particularly enjoyed the Types, Runtime Systems, and Formal Calculi …

ECOOP/ISSTA Blog by Haiyang SunWed 1 Aug 2018

My name is Haiyang Sun and I’m a Ph.D. candidate at Università Svizzera Italiana (University of Lugano), Switzerland. My main research interests include program languages and dynamic program analysis. My recent research is about dynamic analysis for JavaScript. I have developed “NodeProf”, a …

Post-Conference Blog Post by David TomassiWed 1 Aug 2018

The conference was exciting, memorable, and exhausting. It was the first conference I have ever been to and It was nothing like I expected it would be! The first day of the summer school, Sunday, when Simon Peyton Jones gave a lecture was incredibly insightful on both his journey and the …

Post-conference blog post by Xuan BiWed 1 Aug 2018

It was a memorable one-week experience as a student volunteer and attendee for ECOOP/ISSTA. My shifts were in the first two days, and my first shift was to help with the registration. There were 3 lines for people to register, and I was supposed to help with one of the experienced student …

Having visited ISSTA - Blog post by Manuel BenzWed 1 Aug 2018

One week after the ISSTA/ECOOP conference I look back at it as a very cool, valuable but also exhausting event. I am quite happy to be back home again in my own, well-tempered and comfortable bed :). Nonetheless, the conference was a really great experience. I met people from all around the …

7 tricks for attending ISSTA/ECOOP that will change your life! A review by Ifaz KabirWed 1 Aug 2018

ISSTA/ECOOP was a blast! I had an amazing time at the summer school as well as the conference. It was really helpful to talk to mentors at the summers school and learn about the inner workings of academic life, conferences, and publications. The summer school lectures were also helpful …

Post conference blog post by Kelly Shiptoski Wed 1 Aug 2018

This was my first time as a student volunteer at a conference, and I really enjoyed the experience, and plan to do it many times in the future. This experience made me really appreciate how much work and organization goes into a conference. I never realized how many students and other …

Blog post by Mohammadreza AshouriWed 1 Aug 2018

My name is Mohammadreza Ashouri and I am currently pursuing my Ph.D. in Software Security at the University of Potsdam, Germany. I am particularly attracted to dynamic taint analysis in programs.

ECOOP / ISSTA2018 in Amsterdam was my first time that I have the honor to be present at this …

After ISSTA 2018 by Lechen YuWed 1 Aug 2018

I am Lechen Yu, a third-year PhD student at Georgia Tech. I attended the ISSTA summer school from July 16th to July 21st. During the summer school, the lecturers comprehensively introduced to us multiple key techniques in software testing such as symbolic execution, static program analysis, and …