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

Submission and Evaluation

How to submit

Please read all of these instructions prior to submitting your proposal.

Proposals must be submitted electronically via Cyberchair. The deadline for tutorial proposal submission is 6 October 2006 23:59 SST (Apia-Samoa).

Tutorial proposals must conform, at time of submission, to the proceedings ICSE 2007 Format and Submission Guidelines, and must not exceed 10 pages. Additionally, the structure of the proposal must conform to this template. Together with the proposal, at least three sample slides from the intended tutorial presentation must be submitted. The proposal, as well as the sample slides, must be submitted in PDF, with all fonts included. All submissions must be in English.  Submissions must be in PDF format.

Submissions that do not comply with the foregoing instructions will be desk rejected without review.

Review and Evaluation Criteria

The tutorials committee will review each proposal and will select quality proposals that fit the evaluation criteria.

Each tutorial proposal will be evaluated on its anticipated benefit for prospective participants and its fit within the tutorial program as a whole. Factors to be considered also include: relevance, timeliness, importance, and audience appeal; suitability for presentation in a half- or full-day tutorial format; effectiveness of teaching methods; and past experience and qualifications of the instructors.


Each accepted tutorial will have two pages for a summary in the conference proceedings: this summary must be submitted by the camera-ready copy deadline (February 5th 2007) in order for the tutorial to be offered.. Upon notification of acceptance, all authors of accepted tutorials will be asked to complete an IEEE Copyright form and will receive further instructions for preparing their camera ready versions according to the ICSE 2007 Format and Submission Guidelines . Tutorial presenters will have to sign a contract with the ICSE organizing committee, regulating her/his duties and the rules of reimbursement.