Call for Participation: Workshop Proposals

Note: All deadlines are 11:59PM (Apia Time) on the dates indicated. All submission deadlines are firm!

Check your local submission deadline with the World Clock.

27th October 2003 - deadline for workshop proposals
15th December 2003 - notification
2nd February 2004 - due date for final copy of two-page workshop summary for conference proceedings
8th March 2004 - deadline for submissions for workshops
29th March 2004 - notification about submissions
12th April 2004 - final copy of papers for workshop proceedings


Workshops provide a forum for a group of (typically 25 to 40) participants to exchange opinions on topics in research and/or applications. Workshops are held either before or after the conference and may be one or two days in length.


Workshops are not alternative forums for full papers, which otherwise could be submitted to ICSE. Workshops will be open, dependent upon the number of position papers that are accepted.

Review Process

The Workshops Committee will review each workshop proposal. Acceptance will be based on an evaluation of the workshop's potential for generating useful results, the timeliness and expected interest in the topic, and the organizers' ability to lead a successful workshop.

How to Submit

A workshop proposal should contain:

The format of workshop proposals (three pages or fewer each) may be

Proposals should be submitted by email to the Workshops Chair, Nenad Medvidovic, at

Accepted Proposals

Each accepted workshop will have two pages for a summary in the conference proceedings. This summary must conform to the proceedings publication format.


Nenad Medvidovic
Computer Science Department (SAL 338)
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0781

Program Committee

Neno Medvidovic (Chair)

Marsha Chechik
U. Toronto

Prem Devanbu
UC Davis

Wolfgang Emmerich

Harald Gall
TU Vienna

Andre van der Hoek
UC Irvine

Spiros Mancoridis
Drexel U.