The CSER community has formed a fabulous program. This meeting features two invited speakers, 19 research talks, and a session of 19 posters at the evening reception. If you wish to bring a poster to present, and it is not already listed, please contact kenw@cs.ualberta.ca.

08:00 – 08:30 | Continental Breakfast
08:30 – 08:40 | Welcome and Introduction

08:40 – 09:10 | Invited Talk (New Faculty)
Peter Rigby

09:10 – 10:25 | Quality, Mining, and Analysis

T01 Do Faster Releases Improve Software Quality? An Empirical Case Study of Mozilla Firefox
Foutse Khomh, Tejinder Dhaliwal, Ying Zou, and Bram Adams

T02 An Empirical Study on Factors Impacting Bug Fixing Time
Feng Zhang, Foutse Khomh, Ying Zou, and Ahmed E. Hassan

T03 Inferring Semantically Related Words from Software Context
Jinqiu Yang and Lin Tan

T04 Line Pattern Mining: A Mandatory Step in Complex Log Data Analysis
Farhana Zulkernine, Patrick Martin, Wendy Powley, Sima Soltani, Serge Mankovskii, and Mark Addleman

Session Discussion

10:25 – 10:55 | Nutrition Break

10:55 – 12:30 | Prediction, Models, and Consistency

T05 Software Architecture-Based Failure Prediction
Atef Shalan and Mohammad Zulkernine

T06 Continuous Improvement of Regulations and Compliance by Complementing Business Intelligence Tools with Goal Analysis
Omar Badreddin

T07 A Study of Variability Spaces in Open Source Software
Sarah Nadi

T08 Comprehensibility of UML-based Software Product Line Specifications – A Controlled Experiment
Iris Reinhartz-Berger and Arnon Sturm

T09 WSDARWIN: Web-Service Evolution as a Business Strategic Decision
Marios Fokaefs, Eleni Stroulia, and Paul R. Messinger

• Session Discussion

12:30 – 13:30 | Lunch

13:30 – 13:35 | Announcements

13:35 – 14:05 | Invited Talk

Smart Condo™
Eleni Stroulia

14:05 – 15:45 | Mobile, Users, and Context

T10 A Large-scale Empirical Study on User Ratings of Mobile Apps
Israel J. Mojica, Meiyappan Nagappan, Steffen Dienst, Thorsten Berger, Bram Adams, and Ahmed E. Hassan

T11 Why Do Users Give Low Ratings to Mobile Apps?
Hammad Khalid, Emad Shihab, Meiyappan Nagappan, and Ahmed E. Hassan

T12 SmarterDeals: A Context-aware Deal Recommendation System based on the SmarterContext Engine
Sahar Ebrahimi, Norha M. Villegas, Hausi A. Müller, and Alex Thomo

T13 Architecting Smart Applications
Przemek Lach, Ron Desmarais, Pratik Jain, and Hausi A. Müller

T14 Advances in Mobile Health: Standardization, Security, and Semantic Analysis
Kamran Sartipi and Duane Bender

Session Discussion

15:45 – 16:15 | Nutrition Break and Initial Poster Setup

16:15 – 17:50 | Cloud, Systems, and Security

T15 DCSim: A Data Centre Simulation Tool
Michael Tighe, Gaston Keller, Michael Bauer, and Hanan Lutfiyya

T16 An Analysis of First Fit Heuristics for the Virtual Machine Relocation Problem
Gaston Keller, Michael Tighe, Hanan Lutfiyya, and Michael Bauer

T17 Components with Embedded Specification-Based Security Monitors
Muhammad Umair Khan and Mohammad Zulkernine

T18 Surprise: User-controlled Granular Privacy and Security for Personal Data in SmarterContext
Juan C. Muñoz, Gabriel Tamura, Norha M. Villegas, and Hausi A. Müller

T19 Partitioning Applications for Hybrid and Federated Clouds
Mike Smit, Mark Shtern, Bradley Simmons, and Marin Litoiu

Session Discussion

17:50 – 17:55 | Closing Remarks

17:55 – 18:00 | Final Poster Setup

18:00 – 20:00 | Poster Session, Reception, and Awards

P01 A Smarter Commerce Business Model based on Personal Context Information
Norha M. Villegas and Hausi A. Müller

P02 User-Controlled Privacy and Security for Personal Context Spheres in the Smart Internet
Juan C. Muñoz, Gabriel Tamura, Norha M. Villegas, and Hausi A. Müller

P03 Smart Interactive Streaming Applications
Przemek Lach, Ron Desmarais, Pratik Jain, and Hausi A. Müller

P04 Billboard — A Contextual Social Messaging System
Przemek Lach, Ron Desmarais, Pratik Jain, Hausi A. Müller

P05 Gamifying Collaborative Decision Making
Mohammad Ali Moradian, Kelly A. Lyons, Maaz Nasir, and Rock Leung

P06 Feedback Loops for Model-Based Adaptive DoS Attack Mitigation
Cornel Barna, Mark Shtern, Mike Smit, Vassilios Tzerpos, and Marin Litoiu

P07 STRATOS: A Cloud Broker
Przemyslaw Pawluk, Bradley Simmons, Mike Smit, and Marin Litoiu

P08 UML Modeling and Analysis of Power Consumption for Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs)
John K. Jacoub, Ramiro Liscano, Jeremy Bradbury, and Jared Fisher

P09 Framework for Distributed Policy-Based Management (DBPM) In Wireless Sensor Network to Support Autonomic Behavior
Nidal Qwasmi and Ramiro Liscano

P10 Advances in Mobile Health: Standardization, Security, and Semantic Analysis
Kamran Sartipi and Duane Bender

P11 Managing Long-Running DBMS Queries
Mastoureh Hassannezhad and Patrick Martin

P12 A Framework for Autonomic Workload Management in DBMSs
Mingyi Zhang, Patrick Martin, Wendy Powley, and Paul Bird

P13 Querying WSDL Repositories with Grok
Douglas Martin, James R. Cordy, and Thomas R. Dean

P14 Clone Detection of JavaScript-based Malware
Saruhan A. Karademir, Sylvain P. Leblanc, and Thomas R. Dean

P15 Continuous Improvement of Regulations and Compliance by Complementing Business Intelligence Tools with Goal Analysis
Omar Badreddin

P16 Will My Patch Make It? And When?
Yujuan Jiang and Bram Adams

P17 Build System Migration in the Eclipse Ecosystem
Mathieu Bollen and Bram Adams


P18 Model Correctness Patterns - An Experience Report
Azzam Maraee, Mira Balaban, and Arnon Sturm

P19 A Methodology for Integrating Security Policies within the Software Development Process
Jenny Abramov, Omer Anson, Michal Dahan, Peretz Shoval, and Arnon Sturm