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ICGSE 2018
Sun 27 - Tue 29 May 2018 Gothenburg, Sweden
co-located with * ICSE 2018 *

ICGSE 2018

“Succeeding in the Global Software Industry”

ICGSE 2018 Program has been published!


Registration Link

Registration is now open! Use the ICSE registration page: https://www.icse2018.org/attending/Registration

(After filing in your personal information, ICGSE can be found by scrolling down under “Co-located Events” - Monday-Tuesday)

Participation to ICGSE Doctoral Symposium on Sunday May 27 is free for all who have registered to ICGSE 2018, you just need to register to DS by sending email the Doctoral Symposium Chairs: ICGSE_DSChairs@itu.dk

Submission Link

Submit your contribution via EasyChair:

Keynote Speakers

Brian Keynote Brian Fitzgerald: Academic Keynote

Lennart keynote Lennart Krook: Industry Keynote


The 13th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Global Software Engineering will be held in Gothenburg, Sweden, in co-location with ICSE 2018

  • May 27, 2018 - Doctoral Symposium
  • May 28 - 29, 2018 - Main conference

Call for Contributions

ICGSE 2018 aims to bring together researchers and practitioners to share their research findings, experiences and new ideas on diverse themes related to global software engineering.

We welcome diverse contributions in the following categories:

  • Research papers – full (10 pages) and short papers (5 pages), including those dedicated to training and education

  • Experience reports - 5 pages

  • Industry talks

  • Contributions to Doctoral Symposium

Best Research Papers

Authors of the best research papers will be invited to submit a revised and extended version of their papers to a special section on GSE in an issue of the Information and Software Technology journal published by Elsevier.

IST Information and Software Technology

Topics of Interest

Global Business Strategy: Business models for GSE | Strategic issues | Feasibility studies | Economics | Design thinking and global product design | Crowdsourcing

Distributed Teams: Communication, coordination, and control | Team-building | Social and human aspects | Cultural diversity

Agile and Lean: Global DevOps: | Scaled Agile for distributed teams | Agile project management | Lean in Global settings

Outsourcing: Sourcing models | IPR | Supplier management | Interfaces | Due Diligence

Collaboration Tools: ALM/PLM for distributed teams | Sharing | IT Infrastructure | Social media support to distributed teams

Global Software Engineering Education: GSE Educational studies | Lessons learned on the organization of GSE courses | GSE curricula

We are especially interested in eliciting experiences with organizing, setting up, kicking-off, managing, working in, evaluating, improving, terminating Large-scale distributed projects, Distributed Lean and Agile projects, and Virtual teams.

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