ICSE 2011 General Annoucements


Advance Program and Workshop Programs available online.

33rd International Conference on Software Engineering
May 21-28, 2011 * Waikiki, Honolulu, Hawaii


ICSE is the premier software engineering conference, providing a forum for researchers, practitioners, and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, experiences and concerns in the field of software engineering. The conference features the presentation of research papers, technical briefings, workshops, research demonstrations, and updates on the use of advanced software engineering techniques in industry. ICSE 2011 is the ideal venue for meeting and learning from like-minded colleagues from around the world. The ICSE 2011 theme of Software by Design will be highlighted through two keynote talks, by Kumiyo Nakakoji from Software Research Associates, Tokyo, and Bill Dresselhaus, formerly Principal Product Designer of the Apple Lisa and now Joint Invited Professor of Design at Hongik University in Seoul, Korea.

Main Conference Tracks

Research/Technical Track - over 60 papers to be presented
Software Engineering in Practice
New Ideas and Emerging Results
Impact Project Focus Area


22 Workshops before and after the main conference
Technical Briefings - 1 day/3 tracks of presentations on state-of-the-art topics
Doctoral Symposium
New Faculty and Researchers Symposium
Festschrift for Leon J. Osterweil
ACM Student Research Competition
Student Contest on Software Engineering (SCORE)
Luau Banquet, as part of the main conference
Exhibitors:  Publishers and Technology Providers

Co-Located Events

24th Conference on Software Engineering Education and Training (CSEE&T)
International Conference on Software and Systems Process 2011 (ICSSP 2011)
8th Working Conference on Mining Software Repositories (MSR 2011)
6th International Symposium on Software Engineering for Adaptive and Self-Managed Systems (SEAMS)


Early registration ends April 15, 2011.
To register go to http://2011.icse-conferences.org/registration.

Hotel Reservations

Make reservations at the conference hotel at discounted rates through April 21, 2011.
To make reservations go to http://2011.icse-conferences.org/content/reserving-a-room.

General Chair
Richard N. Taylor - Univ. of California, Irvine

Program Committee Chairs
Harald Gall - Univ. of Zurich
Nenad Medvidovic - Univ. of Southern California

Sponsored by:

Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
ACM Special Interest Group on Software Engineering (ACM SIGSOFT)
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
IEEE Computer Society
IEEE Technical Council on Software Engineering (TCSE)

Supported by (partial list):

Microsoft Research
IBM Research
Software Engineering Institute
Tata Consultancy Services
U.S. National Science Foundation
Formal Methods Europe