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WSE 2007 Technical Program

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Friday, October 5, 2007


13:00 – 14:00


14:00 – 14:15

Welcome from Organizing Committee

14:15 – 15:30


SoA and Web 2.0: Married or Fiancés?
Luciano Baresi
Dipartimento di Elettronica e Informazione - Politecnico di Milano, Italy

15:30 – 16:00

Coffee Break

16:00 – 17:30

Session 1 – Emerging Web Technologies

Chair - Paolo Tonella

Web Software Evolution by Aspect-oriented Adaptation Engineering (SHORT)
Matthias Niederhausen, Zoltán Fiala, Norbert Kopcsek, Klaus Meißner (TU Dresden, Multimedia Technology Group)

Applying the ReMiP to Web Site Migration - A Case Study (SHORT)
Torsten Gipp, (University of Koblenz-Landau)
Andreas Winter (Johannes-Gutenberg-University Mainz)

A Comparison of Push and Pull Techniques for Ajax (FULL)
Engin Bozdag, (Delft University of Technology and Backbase)
Ali Mesbah (Delft University of Technology)
Arie van Deursen (Delft University of Technology and CWI)

Designing Rich Internet Applications with Web Engineering Methodologies (FULL)
Juan Carlos Preciado, Marino Linaje, Sara Comai, Fernando Sánchez-Figueroa (Quercus Software Engineering - Universidad de Extremadura)

19:30 -

Dinner at Le Bœuf sur Le Toit

Saturday, October 6, 2007


9:00 – 10:30

Session II – Testing and Security

Chair - Giuseppe Di Lucca

Empirical Validation of a Web Fault Taxonomy and its usage for Fault Seeding (FULL)
Alessandro Marchetto, Fondazione Bruno Kessler  (IRST, Trento – ITALY)
Filippo Ricca (Unità CINI at DISI, Genova – ITALY)
Paolo Tonella, Fondazione Bruno Kessler (IRST, Trento – ITALY)

Automatic Test Generation for Multi-Tier Web Applications (SHORT)
Zhenyu Dai (Microsoft)
Mei-Hwa Chen (SUNY at Albany)

SQL-Injection Security Evolution Analysis in PHP (SHORT)
Ettore Merlo, Dominic Letarte, Giuliano Antoniol (Ecole Polytechnique of Montreal)

On the Need for Teaching Web Application Testing (SHORT)
Tauhida Parveen, Scott Tilley (Florida Institute of Technology)
George Gonzalez (Sabre Holdings, Inc.)

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee Break

11:00 – 12:30

Working Session: Research Directions in Web Site Evolution II: Web Application Security

Porfirio Tramontana (University of Naples "Federico II"), Thomas Dean (Queens University), and Scott Tilley (Florida Institute of Technology)

12:30 – 14:00


14:00 – 15:30

Session III – Analysis

Chair - Andreas Winter

A WSAD-Based Fact Extractor for J2EE Web Projects (FULL)
Holger Kienle, Hausi Muller (University of Victoria, Canada)

Clustering Algorithms and Latent Semantic Indexing to Identify Cloned Pages in Web Applications (FULL)
Andrea De Lucia, Michele Risi (Università di Salerno), Giuseppe Scanniello, (Università della Basilicata), Genoveffa Tortora (Università di Salerno)

Characterising Website Link Structure (FULL)
Shi Zhou, Ingemar Cox, Vaclav Petricek (University College London)

15:30 – 16:00

Coffee Break

16:00 – 17:30

Session IV – Accessiblity and Usability

Chair - Ken Wong

Towards More Mature Web Maintenance Practices (FULL)
John Bailey, Elizabeth Burd (Durham University)

Model Refactoring in Web Applications (FULL)
Alejandra Garrido (LIFIA, Fac. Informatica, UNLP. Argentina)
Gustavo Rossi (LIFIA, Fac. Informatica, UNLP. Argentina)
Damiano Distante (RCOST, University of Sannio, Italy)

Improving usability of Web Pages for Blinds (FULL)
Carmine Cesarano, Anna Rita Fasolino, Porfirio Tramontana (D.I.S. - University of Naples Federico II)


Wrap up: Open Steering Committee Meeting and WSE 2008

> Keynote speaker
> The program


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