Gateway of India-Mumbai Sixth Working IEEE/IFIP Conference on Software Architecture

WICSA 2007
Mumbai, India
January 8 6 - 9 2007
Elephanta Caves-Mumbai
Conference Program
Keynote Talks
Call for Papers
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Accommodation and Local Travel
Visitors' Interest and Area Attractions
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Saturday Jan 6 | Sunday Jan 7 | Monday Jan 8 | Tuesday Jan 9
Conference Program Overview

Monday January 8, 9 a.m.

General Chair - Dan Paulish, Siemens, USA

Monday January 8, 9 a.m.

Update on the Unified Process: Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, and Definitely Something Blue
Scott Ambler, IBM, Canada

Architecture Evaluation:
Monday January 8, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
30 min. presentation and Q.A. for each paper
Session Chair: Henry Muccini, Università dell’Aquila

Risk Themes Discovered Through Architectural Evaluations
Len Bass, Robert Nord, William Wood, David Zubrow

Assessing the architecture of large software-intensive systems using a knowledge-based approach
Christian del Rosso, Alessandro Maccari

Inside Architecture Evaluation; Analysis and Representation of Optimization Potential
Bastian Florentz

Architecture Design I:
Monday January 8, 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m
30 min. presentation and Q.A. for each paper
Session Chair: Len Bass, SEI, Carnegie Mellon University

Tool support for Architectural Decisions
Anton Jansen, Jan van der Ven, Paris Avergiou, Dieter Hammer

Do Architecture Design Methods Meet Architects’ Needs?

Davide Falessi

A Framework for the Assessment and Selection of Software Components and Connectors in COTS-based Architectures
Jesal Bhuta, Chris Mattmann, Nenad Medvidovic, Barry Boehm

Architecture Design II:
Monday January 8, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m
30 min. presentation and Q.A. for each paper
Session Chair: Alexander Romanovsky, New Castle University

A Model-Driven Approach to Extract Views from an Architecture Description Language
Cristóvão Oliveira, Michel Wermelinger

Architecture Assessment Model for System Evolution
Sutirtha Bhattacharya, Dewayne Perry

An Architectural Style for Ajax
Ali Mesbah, Arie van Deursen