Panels should focus on emerging technologies, controversial issues, or unsolved problems in the software process and product quality improvement community to stimulate lively, thoughtful, and provocative discussions. We expect the panelists to actively engage the audience and help them broaden their understanding of the issues. Panels can be either focused on research or industry issues.
Particular areas of interest include, but are not limited to:
|Panel proposal submission deadline||(Mon) April 5, 2010|
|Notification of Acceptance||(Fri) May 7, 2010|
|Camera-Ready Version||(Mon) May 17, 2010|
Silvia Abrahão Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain
Submissions should be 4-6 pages long following the Springer LNCS author guidelines and can be submitted in PDF. Please send proposals for PROFES 2010 Panels to firstname.lastname@example.org. Be sure to include "PROFES Panels" in the subject line.
By the deadline for camera-ready submission of panel proposals (17 May 2010), organizers of accepted panels will have to submit a 2-page abstract about their panel that will be included in the LNCS proceedings of the PROFES 2010 conference.
Submissions should include:
Please append short bios for moderator and each panelist, from whom prior approval to participate should be obtained. The panel proposal should also indicate whether other similar panels have been formed recently in other conferences or workshops. If so, the differences should be indicated.
Panels should last 90 minutes and typically include three to five panelists plus a moderator. Be creative about the panel format. A typical format includes:
You are also welcome to use various forms of presentations to help engage the audience (e.g., GoldFish Panel).