ISEC 2017



Date: 5–7 (Sunday–Tuesday), February 2017

Paper submission for ISEC 2017 is now closed.


Call for Papers

Call for Proposals


Main Research Track



Industry Track



Mobile SE Track


Graduate Symposium Track


About ISEC

Innovations in Software Engineering Conference, ISEC (Formerly known as India Software Engineering Conference) is the annual conference of iSOFT, the India chapter of ACM SIGSOFT ( under the umbrella of ACM India. The 10th edition of the conference will be held at The LNMIIT, Jaipur, India. ISEC will bring together researchers and practitioners from across the world to share the results of their work. The goal of the conference is to provide a forum for researchers and practitioners from both academia and industry to meet and share cutting-edge advancements in the field of software engineering.

Registerations Open Later


General Chairs

Program Chairs

Industry Track Program Chairs

  • Vinay Kulkarni, Chief Scientist, TCS, Pune

  • Atul Kumar, Senior Research Scientist, IBM Research - India, Bangalore

Mobile SE Track Program Chairs

  • Padmaja Joshi, Joint Director, CDAC, Mumbai

  • Paola Inverardi , Professor of the Department of Information Engineering & Computer Science, University of L'Aquila, Italy

Proceedings Track Chairs

  • Ashish Sureka, Principal Scientist, ABB, Bangalore

  • Richa Sharma, SNU, Noida

Graduate Symposium Track Chairs

  • Raghu Reddy, Professor,IIIT-H

  • Shivani Rao, Applied Researcher at LinkedIn, USA

Workshop Chair

Tutorial Chair

Finance Chair

Publicity Chairs

Local Organizing Chairs

Publicity Members

  • Saikrishna, Graduate Student, IIIT-H

  • TBA

Student Travel Grant Chair

  • TBA

Keynote Speakers

Sebastian Uchitel

Professor at University of Buenos Aires

Short Bio

Henderik A. Proper
Head of Academic Affairs at the Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST)

Short Bio

Invited Best Papers from ICSE and FSE

ICSE 2016
"Efficient Large-Scale Trace Checking Using MapReduce" Marcello M. Bersani, Domenico Bianculli, Carlo Ghezzi, Srdan Krstic, and Pierluigi San Pietro
"Preference Inconsistencies Ahead", Farnaz Behrang, Myra B. Cohen, and Alessandro Orso.

Program Committee Members

 Name Organization NameOrganization
  Santonu Sarkar (Chair)Dept of Computer Sc, BITS Pilani Bruno CabralUniversity of Coimbra
 Nenad Medvidovic (Chair)University of Southern California Christoph TreudeUniversity of Adelaide
 Atul KumarIBM Research - India, Bangalore Sujit ChakrabartiIIIT Bangalore
 Ashish SurekaABB (Corporate Research) Gogul BalakrishnanFacebook
 Ashutosh GuptaTIFR Bow-Yaw Wang Academia Sinica
 Akinori IharaNara Institute of Science and Technology Joshua GarciaUniversity of California, Irvine
 Diptikalyan SahaIBM Research, India Stefano RussoUniversity of Naples Federico II
 Chao WangVirginia Tech Rohan PadhyeUniversity of California, Berkeley
 Lingxiao JiangSingapore Management University Domenico CotroneoUniversity of Naples Federico II
 Denzil CorreaMPI-SWS Girish MaskeriInfosys Technologies Limited
 Uday KhedkerIIT Bombay Rishabh SinghMicrosoft Research, Redmond
 Subhajit DattaSingapore University of Technology and Design Catello Di MartinoBell Labs Alcatel-Lucent
 Y. Raghu ReddyInternational Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad Shuvendu LahiriMicrosoft Research
 V. Krishna NandivadaIIT Madras William G.J. HalfondUniversity of Southern California
 Venkatesh RTCS Santosh NagarakatteRutgers University
 Mehdi MirakhorliRochester Institute of Technology Suresh ThummalapentaMicrosoft, USA
 Dirk BeyerUniversity of Passau Kenneth AndersonUniversity of Colorado at Boulder
 Rahul PurandareIndraprastha Institute of Information Technology Delhi Suriya SubramanianCloudZen Software Labs Pvt Ltd
 Patricia LagoVrije Universiteit Amsterdam Vibhu Saujanya SharmaAccenture Technology Labs
 Nuno LaranjeiroUniversity of Coimbra Deepak D'SouzaIndian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India
 Nachiappan NagappanMicrosoft Corporation Satish ChandraSamsung Electronics
 Tien NguyenIowa State University Patrizio PelliccioneChalmers University of Technology and University of Gothenburg
 Sagar ChakiCarnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute Rushikesh JoshiIndian Institute of Tecnhology Bombay
 Meiyappan NagappanRochester Institute of Technology Ivo KrkaGoogle Inc
 Corina PasareanuCMU/NASA Ames Research Center Daniel PopescuGoogle Inc
 Valerie IssarnyINRIA Alpana DubeyAccenture Technology Labs
 Sonia HaiducFlorida State University Reid HolmesUniversity of British Columbia

Industry Track Program Committee Members

 Name Organization NameOrganization
  Vinay Kulkarni (Chair)TCS Pune Alpana DubeyAccenture Technology Labs
 Atul Kumar(Chair)IBM Research - India, Bangalore Anil NairToshiba Software
 Divyasheek SharmaABB Corporate Research Sagar SunkleTata Consultancy Services (TCS)
 Hitesh SajnaniUniversity of California Irvine and Microsoft Research Anil Thurimella Audi AG, Germany
 Senthil KK ManiIBM Research  Souvik BaratTata Research Development and Design Centre (TRDDC)
 Prakash ChandrasekaranDyson, Singapore  Sapan ShahTata Research Development and Design Centre (TRDDC)
 Vikrant KaulgudAccenture Tech Labs, India    

Mobile SE Track Program Committee Members

 Name Organization NameOrganization
 Padmaja Joshi(Chair)CDAC Mumbai Ravindra NaikTCS Research, TRDDC, Pune
 Paola Inverardi(Chair)University of L'Aquila, ItalyVinayak NaikIIIT Delhi
 Vikrant Kaulgud Accenture Technology Labs Pushpendra Singh IIIT Delhi
 Rushikesh Joshi Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay  Marco Autili Universita dell'Aquila (Italy)
 Shah Rukh Humayoun University of Kaiserslautern Suman Roychoudhary Tata Consultancy Services


Call for paper details for ISEC tracks

Main Research Track         Industry Track         Mobile Software Engineering Track         Graduate Symposium Track

Submission for all the tracks is through Easychair.
Paper submission for ISEC 2017 is now closed.

Submission Link

Accepted papers will be published in the ACM Digital Library.
Warning: It is ACM’s policy to forbid double submissions, where the same paper is submitted to more than one conference/journal concurrently. Any double submissions detected will be immediately rejected from all conferences/journals involved.


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ISEC 2017 Workshops

ISEC Workshops provide opportunities to researchers, industry practitioners and students to discuss specific areas of software engineering in a relatively small gathering. Workshops also act as incubators for the software engineering community to work towards a particular research agenda in software engineering. Focus areas for workshops include all areas of software engineering (please refer to the list in main conference call for paper for the research paper track). Proposal for half day (3 hours) workshops are invited.

Call For Workshops Proposals

ISEC 2017 Tutorials


The LNMIIT, Jaipur was founded in 2002 as a joint effort between Rajasthan State Government and Lakshmi and Usha Mittal Foundation's philanthropic initiative. With the emphasis on quality and rigor in education, the Institute began its first academic session in July 2003 and was granted Deemed-to-be University status by UGC in 2006 under the De-Novo category. The 100-acre green residential campus is located in a serene atmosphere on the outskirts of India's pink city, Jaipur.


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