Conference Programme

Please note that the programme may be subject to changes.

 

Tuesday

Time refers to Italian time (UTC+2)
 

Workshops and Doctoral Symposium

12:45 – 14:00
NLP4RE
RE4AI
CreaRE
Doctoral Symposium
14:00 – 14:15
14:15 – 15:00
15:00 – 15:15
15:15 – 16:30

Wednesday

Time refers to Italian time (UTC+2)
 

 

12:45 – 13:00
Conference Intro
Room 1
13:00 – 14:00

Keynote


Cyber-physical spaces: challenges for requirements engineering

Carlo Ghezzi, Politecnico di Milano


Room 1
14:00 – 14:15Break (Demos/posters pitch streaming) 
Room 1 & 2
14:15 – 15:15

Requirements Specification

Session Chair: Michael Unterkalmsteiner

How do Quantifiers Affect the Quality of Requirements?
Katharina Winter, Henning Femmer, Andreas Vogelsang

Generation of Formal Requirements from Structured Natural Language
Dimitra Giannakopoulou, Thomas Pressburger, Anastasia Mavridou, Johann Schumann

Using Eye Tracking Data to Improve Requirements Specification Use
Maike Ahrens and Kurt Schneider

Room 1

Agile & Requirements Comprehension

Session Chair: Eric Knauss

Explicit Alignment of Requirements and Architecture in Agile Development
Sabine Molenaar, Tjerk Spijkman, Fabiano Dalpiaz, Sjaak Brinkkemper

Applying Distributed Cognition Theory to Agile Requirements Engineering
Jim Buchan, Didar Zowghi, and Muneera Bano

Automatic Word Embeddings-Based Glossary Term Extraction from Large-Sized Software Requirement
Arpit Sharma and Siba Mishra

Room 2
15:15 – 15:30

Demos/posters pitch streaming

Room 1 & 2

Meet the Speakers

Room Break
15:30 – 16:30

Requirements Documentation

Session Chair: Muneera Bano

Hearing the Voice of Software Practitioners on Causes, Effects, and Practices to Deal with Documentation Debt
Nicolli Rios, Leonardo Mendes, Cristina Cerdeiral, Ana Patrícia F. Magalhães, Boris Perez, Darío Correal, Hernán Astudillo, Carolyn Seaman, Clemente Izurieta, Gleison Santos and Rodrigo Oliveira Spínola

Innovation Workshop Documentation for following Software Engineering Activities
Patrick Mennig and Claudia Nass

 Industrial Practices on Requirements Reuse: An Interview-based Study
Xavier Franch, Cristina Palomares, Carme Quer

Room 1

Privacy and Legal Requirements

Session Chair: Elda Paja

Disambiguating Requirements through Syntax-Driven Semantic Analysis of Information Types
Mitra Bokaei Hosseini, Rocky Slavin, Travis Breaux, Xiaoyin Wang, Jianwei Niu

On Understanding How Developers Perceive and Interpret Privacy Requirements
Mariana Peixoto, Dayse Ferreira, Mateus Cavalcanti, Carla Silva, Jessyka Vilela, Joao Araujo and Tony Gorschek

 A Methodology for the Formal Legal-GRL Framework: A Research Preview
Amin Rabinia, Sepideh Ghanavati, Llio Humphreys and Torsten Hahmann

Room 2
16:30 – 16:45

Demos/posters pitch streaming

Room 1 & 2

Meet the Speakers

Room Break
17:30 – 18:30

Social Event

Room Break

Thursday

Time refers to Italian time (UTC+2)
12:45 - 13:00Industry Track intro
Session Chair: Sarah C. Gregory, Angelo Susi
Room 1
13:00 – 14:00

Industry Track

Industry Track Keynote

S is for System

Alistair Mavin, Independent Requirements Specialist


Room 1

Session Chair: Sarah C. Gregory
14:00 – 14:15

Demos/posters pitch streaming

Room 1 & 2
14:15 – 15:15

Industry Track


State-of-the-Practice of Requirements Management in Automotive
Giuseppe Lami, Fabio Falcini, CNR

Exploiting Patent Documents in Novel Ways Thanks to Named Entity Recognition
Filippo Chiarello, Co-founder and CTO at TEXTY s.r.l.

An approach to modern tool development for Requirements Engineering
Jordan Kyriakidis, QRA Corp.

Room 1

Session Chair: Angelo Susi
Live Study:

Exploring the influence of the emotional state on the efficiency for correcting defects in conceptual models: a live study

Room 2
15:15 – 15:30

Demos/posters pitch streaming

Room 1 & 2

Meet the Speakers

Room Break
15:30 – 16:10

Industry Track


Real requirements for virtual environments
Paolo Busetta, Delta Informatica

Software Quality Release Control on Critical Applications
Giampaolo Armellin, CBA

Room 1

Session Chair: Angelo Susi

Posters and Tool Demos

Room 2
16:10 – 16:30

Demos/posters pitch streaming

Room 1 & 2

Meet the Speakers

Room Break

Friday

Time refers to Italian time (UTC+2)
12:45 - 13:00

Awards

Room 1
13:00 – 14:00
Keynote

Karel Vredenburg
IBM, Canada

Opening the Requirements Aperture of Design


Room 1
14:00 – 14:15

Demos/posters pitch streaming

Room 1 & 2
 
14:15 – 15:15
Requirements Modelling
Session Chair: Nelly Condori-Fernandez

Conceptualizing Requirements using User Stories and Use Cases: A Controlled Experiment
Fabiano Dalpiaz and Arnon Sturm


A Semi-Automated Approach to Generate an Adaptive Quality Attribute Relationship Matrix
Unnati Shah, Sankita Patel and Devesh Jinwala


Evaluating the Effects of Different Requirements Representations on Writing Test Cases
Francisco Gomes de Oliveira Neto, Jennifer Horkoff, Richard Svenssson, David Mattos and Alessia Knauss

Room 1
Stakeholders Feedback and Training
Session Chair: Farnaz Fotrousi

Towards Integrating Data-Driven Requirements Engineering into the Software Development Process: A Vision Paper
Xavier Franch, Norbert Seyff, Marc Oriol Hilari, Samuel A. Fricker, Iris Groher, Michael Vierhauser and Manuel Wimmer


Identifying and Classifying User Requirements in Online Feedback via Crowdsourcing
Martijn van Vliet, Eduard C. Groen, Fabiano Dalpiaz and Sjaak Brinkkemper


Designing a Virtual Clients for Requirements Elicitation Interviews
Sourav Debnath, Paola Spoletini

Room 2
15:15 – 15:30

Demos/posters pitch streaming

Room 1 & 2

Meet the Speakers

Room Break
15:30 – 16:30

Requirements Visualization

Session Chair: Paola Spoletini

Vision Meets Visualization: Are Animated Videos an Alternative?
Melanie Busch, Oliver Karras, and Kurt Schneider

Requirements assessment in smart city districts: A motivation concept for citizens
Svenja Polst and Frank Elberzhager

 Visualizing Feature-Level Evolution to Improve Awareness in Software Ecosystems: A Research Preview
Daniel Hinterreiter, Paul Grünbacher and Herbert Prähofer

Room 1


Best Demo/Poster Presentation

Session Chair: Eduard Groen


Room 2
16:30 – 16:45

Demos/posters pitch streaming

Room 1 & 2

Meet the Speakers

Room Break
16:45 – 17:00Closing and REFSQ 2021

Room 1

TDP = Technical Design Paper, RP = Research Preview, SEP = Scientific Evaluation Paper