ICSE 2018
Sun 27 May - Sun 3 June 2018 Gothenburg, Sweden

Wednesday, May 30

The Industry Forum is an opportunity for industry to hear about the latest advances in software engineering, and to meet academics and students in an intimate setting, leading to lasting connections.

08:30 - 09:00 Opening
09:00 - 10:30 Plenary Keynote: Sara Mazur, Vice President and Head of Research at Ericsson
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee
11:00 - 11:30 Forum Session I: Opening and Invited Industry Talk
Noel Lovisa, Code Valley*
The software industry is not industrialised
Chairs: Pekka Abrahamsson, Judith Bishop, Jaana Nyfjord
11:30 - 12:30 Forum Session II: Invited Speaker - Jan Bosch, Chalmers University Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden
Why Digitalization Will Kill Your (Software) Company Too
Chairs: Pekka Abrahamsson
12:30 - 14:00 Forum Working Lunch
13:45 - 14:30 Forum Session III: Speed Dating Activity
Chair: Judith Bishop
14:30 - 15:30 Forum Session IV: Invited Speaker - Danica Kragic, Royal Institute of Technology, KTH
Robotics, Software and Artificial Intelligence: State of the art and future challenges
Chair: Jaana Nyfjord
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee
16:00 - 17:00 Forum Session V: Panel - Software Engineering in 2030
Panelists: Lionel Briand - University of Luxembourg LU, Markus Borg – RISE SICS SE, Mark Harman – Facebook UK**, Liliana Pasquale – LERO IE, Caitlin Sadowski – Google US, Tom Zimmermann – Microsoft Research US***
Chair: Pekka Abrahamsson
17:00 - 17:30 Forum Session VI: Industry Talks and Closing Highlights
Supporter talk: Mälardalen University****, Västerås, Sweden
Industrial PhD School (IT-EASY) - Efficient industry-academia cooperation
Chair: Chairs: Pekka Abrahamsson, Judith Bishop, Jaana Nyfjord
17:30 - 18:30 After work : Forum Apertivo with drinks and posters

* - Code Valley is an ICSE 2018 Platinum Supporter
** - Facebook UK is an ICSE 2018 Gold Supporter
*** - Microsoft is an ICSE 2018 Silver Supporter
**** - Mälardalen University is an ICSE 2018 Gold Supporter