Silvia Abrahão

Registered user since Mon 30 Oct 2017

Name: Silvia Abrahão

Bio: Silvia Abrahão is an Associate Professor at the Department of Computer Science, Universitat Politècnica de València (Spain). Her main areas of expertise are quality assurance in model-driven engineering, empirical assessment of software modeling approaches, cloud services architectures and monitoring and the integration of usability/UX in software development. She was visiting professor at the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute (2010 and 2012), the Université catholique de Louvain (2007 and 2017), and the Ghent University (2004). She has (co)authored over 140 peer-reviewed publications. She has managed eighteen research projects/contracts involving academic and industrial partners. She is currently leading the Spanish Network of Excellence on Software Quality and Sustainability. She is a member of the editorial board of the Software and System Modeling (SoSyM) journal and an Associate Editor of IEEE Software, responsible for Software Quality. She served as General Co-Chair of ACM/IEEE MODELS 2014, PC Co-Chair of MODELS 2020 and is currently the MODELS Steering Committee Chair.

Country: Spain

Affiliation: Universitat Politècnica de València

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Research interests: Model-driven development, Integration of usability/UX in software development, Cloud services architectures and monitoring, Empirical software engineering.


RE 2017
MODELS 2021 Committee Member in Program Board within the Technical Papers-track
ESEM 2021 Committee Member in Technical Track PC within the Technical Papers-track
MODELS 2020 Chair in PC - Practice and Innovation Track within the Technical Track-track
PC Chair (P&I) of Welcome to MODELS 2020 within the MODELS-track
Session Chair of Most Influential Papers (part of Awards)
Committee Member in Program Committee within the Doctoral Symposium-track
PC Chair (P&I) in Organizing Committee
Vice-Chair in Steering Committee
ICSE 2021 Artifact Evaluation Co-Chair in Organizing Committe
Chair in Program Committee within the AE - Artifact Evaluation-track
ICSE 2020 Committee Member in Live! Team Europe within the Virtualization-track
Programme Committee in Program Committees within the Artifact Evaluation-track
ICSE 2019 Session Chair of Opening and Introductions (part of Doctoral Symposium)
Doctoral Symposium Chair in Organizing Committee
Author of ICSE Papers Awards (NIER, SEET, Doctoral Symposium) within the Plenary-track
Doctoral Symposium Chair in Program Committee within the Doctoral Symposium-track
Committee Member in Artifact Evaluation Committee within the Artifact Evaluation-track