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LASER Summer School on Software Engineering

Practical Programming Processes

Past, Present, Proposed
Proven, Passable, Polemical

September 17 - 23, 2006
Elba, Italy

Directors: Bertrand Meyer (ETH Zürich), Erik Meijer (Microsoft)



  • Incremental software construction
    Ralph Back

  • Software development at Microsoft: an insider's view
    Erik Meijer, William Adams

  • The object-oriented development process
    Bertrand Meyer

  • Mining programs and processes
    Andreas Zeller

  • Lean software development
    Mary Poppendieck

  • Open source development
    Miguel de Icaza


Chair of Software Engineering - ETH Zürich Last update: 13.09.2006