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March 8 - March 9 - March 10 - March 11


Monday, March 8, 2010

David Conference Center

7:30 AM 8:15 AM
Continental Breakfast
8:15 AM 8:25 AM "AFCAA Study Overview" Wilson Rosa
8:25 AM 8:45 AM "Next-Generation Software Estimation and Metrics" Barry Boehm
8:45 AM 9:15 AM "Proposed Metrics Definition Highlights" Ray Madachy
9:15 AM 9:45 AM "Productivity Data Analysis and Issues for Discussion" Brad Clark
9:45 AM 10:15 AM
10:15 AM Noon General Discussion
Noon 1:00 PM
1:00 PM 1:30 PM "COCOMO® II Maintenance Model Upgrade" Vu Nguyen
1:30 PM 2:15 PM "Army-AFCAA Software Maintenance Study Highlights and Plans" Don Reifer et al.
2:15 PM 2:30 PM
2:30 PM 3:30 PM Delphi panel - Don Reifer et al.
3:30 PM 5:00 PM General Discussion


SAL 322

PATFrame workshop (by invitation only)
The project team (USC, MIT, UTA and Softstar Systems) will convene in SAL 322 to plan for the week's events.

Tuesday, March 9, 2010

David Conference Center


Process, Sizing & Costing
7:30 AM 8:00 AM
Continental Breakfast
8:00 AM 8:20 AM "WikiWinWin Requirements Negotiation" Di Wu presentation
8:20 AM 8:40 AM "Service-Based Software-System Development" Supannika Koolmanojwong
8:40 AM 9:00 AM "Software Maintenence Cost Estimation" Vu Nguyen
9:00 AM 9:30 AM "Total Cost of Software Maintenance Workshop Report" Don Reifer presentation
9:30 AM 10:00 AM "Next-Generation Software Sizing and Costing Metrics Workshop Report" Brad Clark
10:00 AM 10:30 AM



10:30 AM 10:50 AM "Synthesizing Partial Component-Level Behavior Models" Ivo Krka
10:50 AM 11:10 AM "Impact Analysis for Event-Based Systems" Daniel Popescu
11:10 AM 11:30 AM "CoDesign ­ A Collaborative Software Modeling Tool" Jae young Bang
11:30 AM 11:50 AM "Meta-Configurable Model Analysis and Code Generation Frameworks" George Edwards
11:50 AM 12:10 PM "A Domain-Specific Software Architecture for Workflow-Based Science Data Systems" David Woollard
12:10 PM 12:30 PM "Model- and Plan-Based Software Architecture Adaptation" Hossein Tajalli and Joshua Garcia
12:30 PM 2:00 PM
Lunch & Demos



2:00 PM 2:30 PM "SERC Status and Collaboration Opportunities" Barry Boehm
2:30 PM 3:00 PM "SERC Systems Engineering Risk Assessment Tools" Dan Ingold
3:00 PM 3:30 PM "SERC Security Systems Engineering Initiative" Cliff Neuman
3:30 PM 4:00 PM



New Faculty
4:00 PM 4:30 PM "Rapid Interdisciplinary Collaboration" Azad M. Madni
4:30 PM 5:00 PM "Cybersecurity Testing and Analysis" William GJ Halfond
5:30 PM 9:00 PM
Affiliates' Dinner at University Club

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

David Conference Center


Executive Workshop
7:30 AM 8:20 AM
Continental Breakfast
8:20 AM 8:30 AM "Welcome and Introduction " Nenad Medvidović (USC)



Systems of Systems
8:30 AM 9:00 AM Barry Boehm (USC)
9:00 AM 9:30 AM "Systems of Systems Challenges and Strategies" Jo Ann Lane (USC and USD) presentation
9:30 AM 10:00 AM Ricardo Valerdi (MIT)
10:00 AM 10:30 AM "Embedded Systems and Software Engineering" Gary Hafen (Lockheed Martin) presentation
10:30 AM 10:45 AM



Architectures for the 21st Century
10:45 AM 11:15 AM "CREST - The Infrastructure of a Computational Web" Richard Taylor (UC Irvine)
11:15 AM 11:45 AM Tatiana Kichkaylo (USC-ISI)
11:45 AM 12:15 PM "Augmenting Private and Hybrid Clouds – Learnings from World of Grid Computing" TS Mohan (Infosys)
12:15 PM 12:45 PM "Architecture Skeletons: Lessons-Learned from Large-Scale Software-Intensive System Development" Neil Siegel (Northrop Grumman) presentation
12:45 PM 1:45 PM
Lunch & Demos



Processes and Ontologies
1:45 PM 2:15 PM "ICONIX Process for Embedded Systems" Doug Rosenberg (ICONIX)
2:15 PM 2:45 PM "Ontologies and Model-Based Systems Engineering" Steven Jenkins (JPL)
2:45 PM 3:15 PM "Susan Ferreira (UT Arlington)
3:15 PM 3:45 PM



Challenges in Testing Military Systems-of-Systems
3:45 PM 4:15 PM "Challenges of System-of-Systems Testing In a Contemporary Operational Environment" Joseph Lucidi (US Army OTC)
4:15 PM 4:45 PM Filiberto Macias (US Army WSMR)
4:45 PM 5:15 PM Thomas Tenorio (US Army WSMR)
5:15 PM 5:45 PM Gilbert Torres (NAVAIR)


Thursday, March 11

SAL 322

COSYSMO workshop
A workshop on COSYSMO (Constructive Systems Engineering Cost Model) and systems engineering cost estimation will be held to present results from both industry and academic researchers, as well as identify opportunities for future research. Both new and experienced attendees are invited to participate. For more information, contact Jared Fortune [fortune "at" usc "dot" edu].

David Conference Center

PATFrame workshop for transition partners
As a continuation of our Jan 2010 workshop at the ITEA conference in El Paso, we are inviting our DoD transition partners to participate in a focused workshop to provide feedback on PATFrame (Prescriptive Adaptive Test Framework). This DoD-funded project is aimed at addressing current and future challenges of test & evaluation of unmanned & autonomous SoS in a net-centric environment. For more information, contact Ricardo Valerdi [rvalerdi "at" mit "dot" edu].


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