29th Int. Conference on Software Engineering® 20 - 26 May 2007

Software Engineering Research Funding

NSF US SE Investigators Session
Time: Wednesday May 23 @ 4.30PM, Venue: Duluth Room


Organiser: Sol J. Greenspan


Program directors from the US National Science Foundation (NSF) will hold an informational session for current and prospective investigators. Topics will include funding opportunities in Software Engineering and related areas, the proposal process, and the US funding outlook. The session will include discussions on the state of the community and future directions.

Panel: The Future of SE Research Funding
Time: Friday May 25 @ 4.00PM, Venue: Duluth Room


Organiser: Carlo Ghezzi


The panel brings together representatives from funding bodies of different countries and tries to illustrate, compare and evaluate the different strategies adopted to define the research agendas, the focus on long versus short term research, the assessment procedures, and the concertated initiatives, focusing in particular on software engineering.



Carlo Ghezzi, DEI-Politecnico di Milano, Italy (Chair)

Sol Greenspan, NSF, USA

Gerrit Sonntag, DfG, Germany

Remy Chabot, NSERC, Canada

Claire Hincliff, EPSRC, UK

Paolo Bresciani, EU Framework VII, EU