Date Speaker(s) Title
April 7 Lorena & Alexey Introduction
April 14 Lorena Castañeda A Runtime-Model operational framework for Cyber-Physical Systems
April 21 Peter C. Rigby Using financial models to quantify knowledge loss from developer turnover, and translating English to code through statistical translation
April 28 Alexey Zagalsky How social and communication channels shape and challenge a participatory culture in software development
May 5 Maryi Arciniegas Méndez Towards a model of regulation for software engineering
May 12 Ali Dehghan Towards predicting the likelihood of feature implementation within the planned software iteration
May 19 No meeting - attending ICSE 2016
May - August Summer break - no meetings until September
September 8 Matthieu Foucault Gamification: a game changer for managing technical debt? A design study
September 15 Alexey Zagalsky Discussion: collecting and reporting data in software engineering studies that directly or indirectly involve human subjects
September 22 Miguel Jimenez A framework for generating and deploying dynamic performance monitors for self-adaptive software systems
September 29 Daniel M Germán Cregit: Who authored the Linux kernel? Recovering token-level authorship information from Git
October 6 Eirini Kalliamvakou On the management side of Software Engineering
October 13 Margaret-Anne Storey A discussion about Design Science
October 20 Johan Linåker Towards strategic support for requirements engineering in open source software ecosystems: what to reveal, when and to whom?
October 27 Evan Wilde Merge-Tree: visualizing the integration of commits into Linux (link to live demo)
November 3 Omar Elazhary An introduction to the MSR mining challenge 2017
November 10 No meeting - UVic reading break
November 17 No meeting - attending FSE 2016
November 24 Fabio Calefato Classification models in Software Engineering: from defect prediction to best-answer prediction
December 1 Carly Lebeuf & Matthieu Foucault Summary and impressions of FSE 2016
December 8 No meeting - CS department winter social
December 15 Lorena Castañeda Seminar discussion
December 22 Winter break - no meetings until January