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My keynote speech “Towards More Credible Research” at the IEEE International Conference on INnovations in Intelligent SysTems and Applications (INISTA 2017)

I will give the keynote speech “Towards More Credible Research” at the IEEE International Conference on INnovations in Intelligent SysTems and Applications (INISTA 2017) in July 2017. The aim of the talk is to discuss some problems with credibility of empirical research in software engineering (and beyond) and how to mitigate them. The focus of [...]

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Special Issue on Enhancing Credibility of Empirical Software Engineering in Information and Software Technology (Elsevier)

Prepare an (in)credible paper on “Enhancing Credibility of Empirical Software Engineering“! Special Issue of the Information and Software Technology (Elsevier) – see Call for Papers! Twitter

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Invited Lecture at the Committee on Informatics of the Polish Academy of Sciences

On October 12, 2016, I had a great pleasure to gave the invited lecture entitled “Empirical Software Engineering Research from the Trenches” at the invitation of Professor Roman Słowiński (Head of the Committee on Informatics of the Polish Academy of Sciences). The lecture was given during the meeting of the Committee on Informatics of the Polish Academy of Sciences in [...]

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Elsevier’s Information and Software Technology (IST) Journal Reviewer Award

Today I had a great pleasure to receive Elsevier’s Information and Software Technology (IST) Journal Reviewer Award  ”for Exceptional Contribution to the Quality of the Journal when Serving as Reviewer from 2014 to 2015” given by Prof. Guenther Ruhe (Editor in Chief) and Dr Gaia Lupo (Publisher).

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Two books on software engineering research and practice I had a pleasure to co-edit together with Mirosław Ochodek

I had a pleasure to co-edit (together with Mirosław Ochodek) two books on software engineering research and practice: 1) The first book was published in English: Lech Madeyski and Mirosław Ochodek, eds., Software Engineering from Research and Practice Perspectives. pp.1-200, ISBN: 978-83-63919-16-0, Nakom, 2014. 2) The second book was published in Polish: Lech Madeyski and [...]

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My subsequent paper in Foundations of Computing and Decision Sciences (FCDS) is available from the publisher

A new paper entitled “Bottlenecks in software defect prediction implementation in industrial projects” by Jarosław Hryszko (Volvo IT and WUT) and Lech Madeyski has been published in the Foundations of Computing and Decision Sciences journal, vol. 40, pp. 17-33, March 2015, DOI: 10.1515/fcds-2015-0002. Here is the abstract of the paper: “Case studies focused on software defect [...]

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My paper in Foundations of Computing and Decision Sciences (FCDS) is available from the publisher

A new paper entitled “Software measurement and defect prediction with depress extensible framework” by Lech Madeyski and Marek Majchrzak (Capgemini Poland and WUT) has been published in the Foundations of Computing and Decision Sciences journal, vol. 39, pp. 249–270, December 2014. DOI: 10.2478/fcds-2014-0014. DePress software measurement na predictive modeling platform is available as an open source [...]

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Recent Polish achievements in Software Engineering

I had a pleasure to co-chair 16th KKIO Software Engineering Conference (KKIO’14) as well co-chair the Philadelphia Session @ KKIO’14. The aim of the session was to present important, recent achievements of Polish researchers in software engineering (published by SE journals indexed by Thomson Reuters) and to stimulate high-quality research, collaboration and discussion on research [...]

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My paper in Software Quality Journal (SQJ) is available from the publisher

The paper entitled “Which process metrics can significantly improve defect prediction models? An empirical study” by Lech Madeyski and Marian Jureczko is now available from the publisher – Springer (DOI: 10.1007/s11219-014-9241-7).

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Invited talks at UCL (University College London) and Keele University

I had an opportunity to spend some time as a Visiting Scholar at Keele University (UK) thanks to invitation by Prof. Barbara Kitchenham, and to give the following invited talks: 1) Reproducible Research from the Trenches – How I do reproducible research by example, Invited Talk at CREST/SSE group headed by Prof. Mark Harman, UCL, [...]

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