3rd International Software Architecture Workshop (ISAW3)

1 and 2 November 1998, Orlando FL

In Conjunction with SIGSOFT '98 (FSE-6)

Sponsored by ACM SIGSOFT

The Third International Software Architecture Workshop (ISAW-3) brings together practitioners and researchers for two intense days of discussion and work in the emerging area of Software Architecture. The workshop builds on the success of the first two workshops in the series. ISAW-3 will be held in conjunction with SIGSOFT '98 (FSE6), immediately prior to the conference.

Workshop participants will be organized into parallel working groups focused on different topics within software architecture. Attendance is limited to 40 and is by invitation on the basis of position papers of between three and five pages. Position papers will be evaluated for their reasoned presentation of a point of view pertinent to the workshop theme.

Topics of interest include:
  • Case Studies and Experience
  • Architecture Description Languages
  • Formal Foundations and Analyses
  • Architectural Styles and Patterns
  • Product Line Architectures
  • Generic Architectures
  • Domain-specific Architectures
  • Tools/Environments for Software Architects
  • Architecture Recovery and Reengineering
  • Education and Training
  • Dynamic Architectures and Reconfiguration
  • Architectural Evolution

  • Submission Procedure: Send submissions electronically (postscript preferred) to either of the Co-Chairs listed below no later then 1 July 1998.
    Dewayne E. Perry
    Bell Laboratories
    Lucent Technologies
    Jeff N. Magee
    Department of Computing
    Imperial College

    Submissions must not exceed five (5) pages of single-column text, using a minimum of 11pt font at 1.5 spacing. Submissions must not have been published nor be concurrently submitted for publication elsewhere.

    Submissions must be accompanied by a cover sheet giving the title, abstract, topic area covered, and address information for one contact author, including surface mail address, email address, and telephone number. A copy of the cover sheet in plain text should be sent by email to either Co-Chair.

    Organizing Committee:

    Rob Allen IBM
    Bob Balzer USC Information Sciences Institute
    Paola Inverardi Universita d'Aquila
    Henk Obbink Philips Research
    Shelly Qian SecureSoft, Inc.
    Doug Schmidt Washington University, St. Louis
    Dick Taylor University of California, Irvine
    Will Tracz Lockheed Martin

    Dewayne E. Perry - This information last updated October 1997
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