Talks

  1. March 2001,  ‘The Optimal Team Size for UML Design Inspections’ at an IEEE sponsored event, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB.
  2. February 2001, ‘A Primer on Software Inspections’ at the Ottawa Software Quality Association, Ottawa.
  3. February 2001, ‘A Primer on Object-Oriented Measurement’, keynote at the Alberta Software Engineering Research Consortium workshop on Quantitative Software Engineering.
  4. January 2001, ‘What Should You Measure First? Lessons Learned from the Software Capability Maturity Model (SW-CMM)’ at the Ottawa SPIN (Software Process Improvement Network), Ottawa.
  5. October 2000, ‘Object-oriented Measurement’ at the Royal Military College of Canada, Kingston.
  6. October 2000, ‘Advances in the Validation of Object-Oriented Metrics’ at Queen’s University, Kingston.
  7. October 2000, ‘Object-oriented Measurement’ at the 3rd Ericsson Annual Quantitative Management Conference.
  8. August 2000,  ‘Evaluating Component Quality’, Workshop on Measurement at the First Software Product Line Conference, Colorado.
  9. July 2000, ‘Measurement for Object-Oriented Projects’ workshop at the Practical Software Measurement Conference, Colorado.
  10. July 2000, ‘Object-Oriented Measurement’ at the Practical Software Measurement Conference, Colorado.
  11. March 2000, ‘Advances in the Validation of Object-Oriented Metrics’ at Queens University, Kingston.
  12. February 2000, ‘Advances in the Validation of Object-Oriented Metrics’ at the National Research Council of Canada, Ottawa.
  13. November 1999, ‘Advances in the Validation of Object-Oriented Metrics’ at the IBM Conference CASCON, Toronto.
  14. October 1999, ‘Advances in the Validation of Object-Oriented Metrics’ at the Software Engineering Institute (Carnegie Mellon University), Pittsburgh, USA.
  15. October 1999, Seminar on the payoff from software process improvement, as part of a series presented by the IEEE Chapter of Quebec, at Laval University, Quebec City.
  16. October 1999, ‘The application of capture-recapture models to software inspections’ at Laval University, Quebec City.
  17. September 1999, ‘Defect detection in object-oriented Software’ at Nortel Networks, Ottawa.
  18. March 1999, ‘The application of capture-recapture models for the control of software inspections’ at the National Research Council of Canada Empirical Studies in Software Engineering seminar, Ottawa.
  19. September 1998, ‘The Application of Capture-Recapture Models to the Control of Software Inspections’ at the National Research Council of Canada (Institute for Information Technology), Ottawa.
  20. September 1998, ‘The Application of Capture-Recapture Models to the Control of Software Inspections’ at the SEI Software Engineering Symposium, Pittsburgh, USA.
  21. June 1998, Software process modeling and assessment using ISO/IEC 12207 and ISO/IEC 15504 (TR-2)’ at Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt, Germany.
  22. June 1998, ‘Cost Implications of Interrater Agreement for Software Process Assessments’ at Lucent Technologies/Bell Labs, Chicago.
  23. May 1998, Presentation on the recent results from the SPICE Trials to ISO/IEC JTC1/SC7 members, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  24. April 1998, Presentations on the results of Phase 2 of the SPICE Trials at the the Deutsches Institut fur Normung e.V. (DIN) NI-7.10 in Cologne, Germany.
  25. April 1998, Presentation on software benchmarking research activities and the application of the benchmarks at the European Software Institute, Bilbao, Spain.
  26. March 1998, Presentation on the interim results of Phase 2 of the SPICE Trials at the ISO/IEC JTC1/SC7/WG10 meeting in Venice, Italy.
  27. March 1998, A seminar on the results of Phase 2 of the SPICE Trials, organized by Software Technology Transfer, Helsinki, Finland.
  28. November 1997, Presentation on the results of a study to develop a hybrid cost estimation method and its evaluation at The Software Engineering Institute, Pittsburgh.
  29. June 1997, Presentation on the results of a survey of the needs of the SPICE user community at The International Software Engineering Standards Symposium, Walnut Creek, CA.
  30. June 1997, Provided an overview of SPICE trials activities worldwide and trials activities in Europe at the SPICE Symposium, Walnut Creek, CA.