Judith Bishop

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Name: Judith Bishop

Bio: Judith Bishop is a computer scientist and author who has been associated with computing conferences, workshops and summer schools for over 30 years. She was co-General Chair of ICSE 2010 and has initiated many successful workshop series including CHESE (Coding and Human aspects of Educational Software Engineering). Most recently, she was director of Computer Science at Microsoft Research where she led a team creating strong links between Microsoft’s research groups and universities globally. She is now an Extraordinary Professor at the University of Stellenbosch. Her expertise spans programming languages, software engineering, and distributed systems with a strong practical bias. She has written 16 books on programming, which have been translated into six languages. Judith received the ACM Distinguished Educator Award in 2014, the IFIP Silver Core and Outstanding Service Award in 2006, and South Africa’s Distinguished Woman Scientist of the Year in 2005.

Country: South Africa

Affiliation: Stellenbosch University

Personal website: http://www.linedin.com/in/judith-bishop

Research interests: Programming languages, software engineering, mobile computing, open source software

Contributions

CHESE 2017Committee Member in Steering Committee within the CHESE 2017-track
ESEC/FSE 2018Committee Member in Program Committee within the Industry-track
Mobile! 2016Committee Member in Steering Committee within the Mobile!-track
SPLASH 2017Committee Member in Program Committee within the Workshops-track
* ICSE 2018 *Committee Member in Program Committee within the TB - Technical Briefings -track
Industry Forum Chair in Organizing committee
Author of Opening within the IF - Industry Forum-track
Session Chair of Forum Session I: Opening and Industry Talk (part of IF - Industry Forum)
Organizing Chair in Organizing Committee within the IF - Industry Forum-track
Author of Multi-Platform Computing for Physical Devices with MakeCode and CODAL within the TB - Technical Briefings -track
Session Chair of Forum Session VI: Academia and Industry (part of IF - Industry Forum)
Author of Closing within the IF - Industry Forum-track
Session Chair of Forum Session III: Speed Dating Activity (part of IF - Industry Forum)
PROMOTO 2015Committee Member in Program Committee within the PROMOTO-track
PLOOC 2015Author of The Hint Mechanism in Code Hunt within the PLOOC 2015-track
MobileDeLiCommittee Member in Program Committee within the MobileDeLi-track
PROMOTOCo-chair in Steering Committee within the PROMOTO-track
Session Chair of Research Talks (part of PROMOTO)
Workshops Co-Chair in Organizing Committee
Moderator of Panel on Mobile Computing and Education within the PROMOTO-track
SPLASH 2013Author of Technical Debt within the Panels-track