Preliminary program

        9am – 12:30pm: Parallel Workshops
                 Cost Metrics
                * AFCAA Database & Metrics Manual
                * USC-DACS Repository
                Overview of Selected CSSE Research Projects
        12:30pm – 1:30pm: Lunch
        1:30pm – 5pm: Parallel Workshops
                COSYSMO (see below)
                System-of-Systems and Enterprise Requirements and Architecture
        5pm – 7pm: Cocktail Mixer / Happy Hour


8:00am – 8:50am
     Continental Breakfast

8:50am – 9:00am
     Welcome – Neno Medvidovic (USC-CSSE)
9:00am – 9:30am  
     The DoD Systems 2020 Initiative – Barry Boehm (USC-CSSE) and Bob Neches (OASD)
9:30am – 9:55am
     Open Source Private Clouds - A Chimera?
     Key Success Factors for Successful Deployments
– TS Mohan (Infosys)
9:55am – 10:20am
     The Convergence of Cloud and Mobile Computing – Ramesh Govindan (USC)
10:20am – 10:45am
     Optimizing Projects around the Mitigation of Risks  Arising from Dynamic Behavior – Neil Siegel (Northrop Grumman)

10:45am – 11:00am

11:00am – 11:25am
     What Does Software Engineering Mean in a Virtualized, Federated World? – Craig Lee (Aerospace)
11:25am – 11:50am
     TBD – Cliff Neuman (USC-ISI)
11:50am – 12:15pm
     Smart Redundancy for Distributed Computation – George Edwards (Blue Cell Software)

12:15pm – 1:15pm

1:15pm – 1:40pm
     TBD – GJ Halfond (USC-CSSE)
1:40pm – 2:15pm
     TBD – Owen O’Malley (Yahoo)
2:15pm – 2:40pm
     A View from the Trenches: Open-source, Data-intensive Software – Chris Mattmann (JPL)
2:40pm – 3:05pm
     Why 21st Century Software Engineering is More Like French Fries than Ever – Eric Dashofy (Aerospace)


COSYSMO Workshop Agenda
March 8, 2011

1:30 – 1:45 pm


Mauricio Peña / Dr. Ricardo Valerdi (tentative)

1:45 – 2:00 pm

COSYSMO overview and updates

Mauricio Peña / Dr. Ricardo Valerdi (tentative)

2:00 – 2:30 pm

COSYSMO requirements volatility extension: Introduction and research results

Mauricio Peña

2:30 – 3:30 pm

Requirements volatility measures: definitions & counting rules

Mauricio Peña

3:30 – 3:45 pm



3:45  – 4:45 pm

Survey Exercise: Expected level of volatility and impact on systems engineering effort

Mauricio Peña

4:45 – 5:00 pm

Summary and discussion



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