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  • Training Experts in the Fundamentals: An Experience in Providing Software Engineers with the Basics of Software Process Improvement
    Saturday, 22nd March - 11:00

    Nestor K. Ovalle and Harry W. Egdorf (Los Alamos National Laboratory)

    This tutorial presents an in-house software engineering training program used within a software development organization at a large, national, U.S. research laboratory. The program is designed to train experienced software engineers in the requirements and methodology of a software process improvement program being implemented within the software development organization. The software process improvement program being implemented utilizes the framework of the Capability Maturity Model, developed by the Software Engineering Institute at Carnegie Mellon University.

  • Managing the Performance of Software Engineering Professionals
    Saturday, 22nd March - 14:00

    Lawrence Peters (Software Consultants International Ltd.)

    This tutorial is directed at Software Engineering Managers and Senior Software Engineers in position of leadership, essentially anyone who is charged with evaluating and improving the performance of Software Professionals (both Software Engineering Managers and Software Engineers). It aims to provide attendees with a method they can employ in their own organizations at whatever level they deem appropriate in order to improve the performance of the high technology professionals reporting to them.