26th Annual International Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC 2002)


Location: OXFORD, United Kingdom

Event Date/Time: Aug 26, 2002 End Date/Time: Aug 29, 2002
Paper Submission Date: Feb 19, 2002
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COMPSAC is a major international forum for researchers, practitioners, managers, and policy makers interested in computer software and applications. It was first held in Chicago in 1977 and has just celebrated its silver jubilee in the same city in 2001. The planned program will include original research papers, industrial case studies, participative workshops and discussion panels.

The major theme for the 26th conference will be:


Methodology topics include, but not limited to, the following:

  • Component-based software development

  • Formal methods

  • Metrics and measurement

  • Object-oriented technology

  • Process management

  • Quality management

  • Product-line management

  • Requirements engineering

  • Safety and security

  • Software architecture, framework, and design patterns

  • Software Evolution

  • Software fault tolerance

  • Software reengineering

  • Software reliability

  • Software reuse

  • Software testing

Application topics include, but not limited to, the following:

  • Electronic commerce

  • Ubiquitous/pervasive computing

Systems topics include, but not limited to, the following:

  • Collaborative systems

  • Distributed systems

  • Embedded systems

  • Enterprise systems

  • Internet and Web-based systems

  • Middleware systems

  • Mobile systems

  • Multimedia systems


Additional Information

  • 19th February 2002: Deadline for all submissions (Extended from 5th February 2002)
  • 26th February 2002: Workshop and panel organisers notified of acceptance of proposals
  • 22nd March 2002: Organisers of accepted panels providing final information on chairs and panelists
  • 8th April 2002: Organisers of accepted workshop proposals providing preliminay workshop program
  • 15th April 2002: Authors of regular papers and industrial abstracts notified of acceptance
  • 17th May 2002: Deadline for camera-ready copies of workshop/panel organisers’ scope statements, and participants’ position papers
  • 22nd July 2002: Deadline for advance registration
  • 16th August 2002: Deadline for accomodation reservation
  • Types