SATURN Conference 2012

May 7-11, 2012 | St. Petersburg, FL

Wednesday - May 9, 2012

Conference Day 1

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM – Continental Breakfast

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM – Opening Address: Linda M. Northrop, Software Engineering Institute

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM – Keynote Address: Michael Stal, Siemens Corporate Research: "Win-Win with Agile Architecture"

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM – Break

10:30 AM – 12:00 PM – Conference Sessions

Architecture and Agile I

Architecture and Collaboration I

Evolution and Extensibility

Moderator: Rod Nord, SEI

Architecture and Design Evolution: The Agile Way
Pradyumn Sharma, Pragati Software Pvt Ltd

Creating an Architecture Oral History: Minimalist Techniques for Describing Systems
Michael Keeling, Vivisimo

Agile Architecture + Outsourcing = Agile Outsourcing

Marc Palmaffy, Hewlett-Packard
Ashok Gurumurthy, Hewlett-Packard

Moderator: Jeffrey Poulin, Lockheed Martin

Architecture as the Glue: Lessons Learned in Organizing Multiple Agile Teams
Robert Gazda, Interdigital, LLC
Steve Thiffault, Interdigital, LLC

Multiple Views of System Specifications: Connecting a Distributed Project
Robert Schwanke, Siemens Corporate Research

Moderator: Raghu Sangwan, Pennsylvania State University

Extensibility as a Collaboration Enabler: A Case Study for Group-Context-Aware Mobile Applications
Marc Novakouski, Software Engineering Institute
Grace Lewis, Software Engineering Institute

Enrique Sánchez, Software Engineering Institute

Analyzing the Evolution of Software Systems by Providing and Relating Different Levels of Change Abstractions
Egon Wuchner, Siemens AG
Juergen Salecker, Siemens AG


Cyber Dumpster Diving: Creating New Systems (that Work) for Less
Ian Gorton, Pacific Northwest National Lab (PNNL)

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM – Lunch

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM – Plenary Speaker: Hans Gyllstrom, Enterprise Design Group, "Architecture-Based Transformation of a Large Enterprise"

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM – Conference Sessions

Architecture and Agile II

Certification and Culture

Architecture and Process

Moderator: Ian Gorton, Pacific Northwest National Lab

Agile Doesn't Scale...Without Architecture
Thorsten Keuler, Fraunhofer IESE
Andreas Huber, John Deere
Brian Cronauer, John Deere


Architecture Review in Agile Development
  Sofia Sherman, University of Haifa
  Irit Hadar, University of Haifa
Ethan Hadar, CA Technologies
John Harrison, CA Technologies


  What Agile Architects Do and What They Need
  Viktor Clerc, Inspearit
  Rik Farenhorst, Inspearit
Daan Kalmeijer, Inspearit

Moderator: Frances Paulisch, Siemens Corporate Technology

Software Architect Certification as Part of the Lockheed Martin Integrated Architecture Program
Jeffrey Poulin, Lockheed Martin

100 People and a Great Idea: Culture and Architecture for Corporate Startups
Jeromy Carriere, X.commerce/eBay, Inc.

Software Architecture Competence Development and Collaboration
Douglas Dusseau, Raytheon
Rolf Siegers, Raytheon
Don Wilson, Raytheon
Randy Case, Raytheon

Moderator: Larry Jones, SEI

A Mashup of Techniques to Create Reference Architectures
Rick Kazman, Software Engineering Institute
John McGregor, Software Engineering Institute


Don't Leave Your Architecture Behind...Kanban-Enabled Model-Driven Software Development
Esther Johnson, Northrop Grumman
Chris Williams, Northrop Grumman


Driving Out Technical Risk by Blending Architecture, Process, and Project Discipline
James McHale, Software Engineering Institute
Rod Nord, Software Engineering Institute

3:30 PM – 4:00 PM – Break

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM – IEEE Software Speaker: Frances Paulisch, Siemens Corporate Technology: "Standardizing Speed and Security for Software-Based Systems"

7:00 PM – Reception at the St. Petersburg Bayfront Hilton

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