HUFO 2015

International Workshop on Human Factors in Software Development Processes

December 2, 2015 – Bozen-Bolzano, Italy 

In conjunction with PROFES 2015 (


09:00 09:30 Welcome speech, workshop introduction and self-introduction of participants
    Throughout the presentation sessions, participants will be invited to take notes of ideas, comments and issues on in a shared online document.
09:30 10:30 Session 1
1) A Meta-Ontology for Accurate Ontologies to Specify Domain Specific Experiments in Software Engineering
Waldemar Ferreira, Maria Teresa Baldassarre, Sergio Soares and Giuseppe Visaggio
2) If Usability Evaluation and Software Performance Evaluation shook their hands: a perspective
Tania Di Mascio, Laura Tarantino and Giovanni De Gasperis
10:30 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 12:30 Session 2 
1) Evaluating Mobile Malware by extracting User Experience-based features
Francesco Mercaldo and Corrado Aaron Visaggio
2) Information system software development with support for application traceability
Vojislav Đukić, Ivan Luković, Matej Črepinšek, Tomaž Kosar and Marjan Mernik
3) A Qualitative Empirical Study in the Development of Multi-platform Mobile Applications
Rita Francese, Michele Risi, Giuseppe Scanniello and Genny Tortora
12:30 14:00 Lunch
14:00 15:10 Session 3
1) Characterising users through an analysis of on-line Technical Support forums
Solomon Gizaw, Jim Buckley and Sarah Beecham
2) Quantitative metrics for User Experience: a case study
Roberta Capellini, Francesca Tassistro and Rossana Actis-Grosso
3) Software Developers as Users: Developer Experience of a Cross-Platform Integrated Development Environment
Kati Kuusinen
15:10 15:30 Preliminary discussion 
    Preliminary discussion on workshop's outcomes (keywords/topics, challenges)
15:30 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 17:30 Plenary discussion and proposals for future developments + Closing
    We read aloud the comments and notes on the shared document, discuss and list important keywords, identify challenges and topics and final remarks.



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