The following 18 papers have been accepted in the research track of REFSQ 2019:

Tuesday, 19th of March, 13.30-15.00:

Session 1: Automated Analysis

Session Chair: Anna Perini
  • Decision Support for Security-Control Identification Using Machine Learning, Seifeddine Bettaieb, Seung Yeob Shin, Mehrdad Sabetzadeh, Lionel Briand, Grégory Nou and Michael Garceau (Technical Design Paper)

  • Is the SAFE Approach too Simple for App Feature Extraction? A Replication Study, Faiz Ali Shah, Kairit Sirts and Dietmar Pfahl (Scientific Evaluation Paper)


Session 2: Making Sense of Requirements

Session Chair: Erik Kamsties
  • Enabling Users to Specify Correct Privacy Requirements, Manuel Rudolph, Svenja Polst and Joerg Doerr (Scientific Evaluation Paper)

  • RE-SWOT: From User Feedback to Requirements via Competitor Analysis, Fabiano Dalpiaz and Micaela Parente (Technical Design Paper)



Tuesday, 19th of March, 15.30-17.00:

Session 3: Tracelink Quality

Session Chair: Andrea Herrmann
  • Increasing Precision of Automatically Generated Trace Links, Paul Hübner and Barbara Paech (Scientific Evaluation Paper)

  • Impact of Gamification on Trace Link Vetting: a Controlled Experiment, Salome Maro, Emil Sundklev, Carl-Oscar Persson, Grischa Liebel and Jan-Philipp Steghöfer (Scientific Evaluation Paper)


Session 4: Requirements Management (Research Previews)

Session Chair: Kurt Schneider
  • Refinement of User Stories into Backlog Items: Linguistic Structure and Action Verbs, Laurens Müter, Tejaswini Deoskar, Max Mathijssen, Sjaak Brinkkemper and Fabiano Dalpiaz (Research Preview)

  • Assessment of the Quality of Safety Cases: A Research Preview, Jose Luis de la Vara, Gabriel Jimenez, Roy Mendieta and Eugenio Parra (Research Preview)

  • An Approach to Requirements Engineering for Innovative Software Ecosystems, Karina Villela, Shashank Kedlaya and Joerg Doerr (Research Preview)



Thursday, 21st of March, 9.00-10.30:

Session 5: From Vision to Specification

Session Chair: Samuel Fricker
  • Refining Vision Videos, Kurt Schneider, Melanie Busch, Oliver Karras, Maximilian Schrapel and Michael Rohs (Technical Design Paper)

  • A Lightweight Multilevel Markup Language for Connecting Software Requirements and Simulations, Florian Pudlitz, Andreas Vogelsang and Florian Brokhausen (Technical Design Paper)


Session 6: Automated Analysis (Research Previews)

Session Chair: Alessio Ferrari
  • Identifying Requirements in Request for Proposals, Andreas Falkner, Cristina Palomares, Xavier Franch, Gottfried Schenner, Pablo Aznar and Alexander Schoerghuber (Research Preview)

  • Finding and Analyzing App Reviews Related to Specific Features: A Research Preview, Jacek Dąbrowski, Emmanuel Letier, Anna Perini and Angelo Susi (Research Preview)

  • Supporting Feature Model Evolution by Lifting Code-Level Dependencies, Daniel Hinterreiter, Kevin Feichtinger, Lukas Linsbauer, Herbert Prähofer and Paul Grünbacher (Research Preview)



Thursday, 21st of March, 11.00-13.00:

Session 7: Requirements Monitoring & Session 8: RE/OSS

Session Chair: Björn Regnell
  • Supporting the Selection of Constraints for Requirements Monitoring from Automatically Mined Constraint Candidates, Thomas Krismayer, Peter Kronberger, Rick Rabiser and Paul Grünbacher (Technical Design Paper)

  • Combining Monitoring and Autonomous Feedback Requests to Elicit Actionable Knowledge of System Use, Dustin Wüest, Farnaz Fotrousi and Samuel A. Fricker (Technical Design Paper)

  • Selecting Open Source Projects for Traceability Case Studies, Michael Rath, Mihaela Todorova Tomova and Patrick Mäder (Technical Design Paper)



Thursday, 21st of March, 14.00-15.30:

Session 9: Managing Requirements Knowledge at a Large Scale

Session Chair: Nazim Madhavji
  • Crowd Intelligence in Requirements Engineering: Current Status and Future Directions, Javed Ali Khan, Lin Liu, Lijie Wen and Raian Ali (Scientific Evaluation Paper)

  • Towards a Meta-Model for Requirements-Driven Information for Internal Stakeholders, Ibtehal Noorwali, Nazim Madhavji, Darlan Arruda and Remo Ferrari (Scientific Evaluation Paper)


Session 10: in Situ/Walkthroughs (Research previews)

Session Chair: Andreas Vogelsang
  • Towards the Next Generation of Scenario Walkthrough Tools, Norbert Seyff, Michael Vierhauser, Michael Schneider and Jane Cleland-Huang (Research Preview)

  • Towards a Catalogue of Mobile Elicitation Techniques, Nitish Patkar, Pascal Gadient, Mohammad Ghafari and Oscar Nierstrasz (Research Preview)

  • TAICOS - Tailoring Stakeholder Interests to Task-Oriented Functional Requirements, Philipp Haindl, Reinhold Ploesch and Christian Körner (Research Preview)

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