September 8, Saturday
08:00 - 08:45Registration
08:45 - 09:00Welcome from the conference organizers
09:00 - 10:15Keynote 1: Mark Harman. Deploying Search Based Software Engineering with Sapienz at Facebook.
10:15 - 10:35 10th Edition of SSBSE Special Paper:Jerffeson Souza, Allysson Allex Araújo, Raphael Saraiva, Pamella Soares and Camila MaiaThe Human Competitiveness of Search Based Software Engineering
10:35 - 11:00Coffee Break
11:00 - 12:00Tutorial 1 - 10th Edition of SSBSE Special Tutorial: Gordon Fraser. Search-based unit test generation with EvoSuite.
12:00 - 12:40Paper Session 1:Stress Testing
  • Basil Eljuse and Neil WalkinshawComparison of Search Based Algorithms in Stress-Testing Integrated Circuits
  • Abdullah Alourani, Md Abu Naser Bikas and Mark GrechanikSearch-Based Stress Testing the Elastic Resource Provisioning for Cloud-Based Applications
12:40 - 14:00Lunch
14:00 - 15:00Tutorial 1: Marouane Kessentini. Search-based Software Refactoring.
15:00 - 16:00Paper Session 2:Model Transformation
  • Edouard Batot and Houari SahraouiInjecting Social Diversity in Multi-Objective Genetic Programming: the Case of Model Well-formedness Rule Learning
  • Bogdan Korel, Nada Almasri and Luay TahatTowards Minimizing the Impact of Changes using Search-Based Approach
  • Wael Kessentini, Houari Sahraoui and Manuel WimmerAutomated Co-Evolution of Metamodels and Transformation Rules: A Search-Based Approach
16:00 - 16:30Coffee Break
16:30 - 17:45Paper Session 3:Online Experiments, Non-Functional Requirements and Planning
  • David Issa Mattos, Erling Mårtensson, Jan Bosch and Helena Holmström OlssonOptimization Experiments in the Continuous Space: The Limited Growth Optimistic Optimization Algorithm
  • Kate M. Bowers, Erik M. Fredericks and Betty H. C. ChengAutomated Optimization of Weighted Non-Functional Objectives in Self-Adaptive Systems
  • Irene Manotas, James Clause and Lori PollockExploring Evolutionary Search Strategies to Improve Applications’ Energy Efficiency
  • Jerffeson Souza, Allysson Allex Araújo, Italo Yeltsin, Raphael Saraiva and Pamela SoaresOn the Placebo Effect in Interactive SBSE: A Preliminary Study
17:45 - 18:15SSBSE Steering Committee election
18:15 - 19:15Steering Committee Meeting
20:00SSBSE Dinner (Best Paper and Best Reviewer Announcements)
September 9, Sunday
09:00 - 10:15Keynote 2: Guillaume Beslon. Can in silico experimental evolution close the link between evolutionary biology and evolutionary engineering?.
10:15 - 11:05Paper Session 4:Reliability, Security and Software Maintenance
  • Thomas Jones and David AckleyDamage Reduction via White-Box Failure Shaping
  • Mengmei Ye, Myra B. Cohen, Witawas Srisa-An and Sheng WeiEvoIsolator: Evolving Hardware Isolation for Software Security
  • William B. Langdon and Justyna PetkeEvolving Better Software Parameters
11:05 - 11:30Coffee Break
11:30 - 12:30Tutorial 2: Matías Martínez. Astor: An automated software repair framework.
12:30 - 13:30Lunch
13:30 - 14:45Keynote 3 - 10th Edition of SSBSE Special Keynote: Enrique Alba. How Can Metaheuristics Help Software Engineers?.
14:45 - 15:35Paper Session 5:Fault Localisation
  • Jinhan Kim, Michael G. Epitropakis and Shin YooLearning Without Peeking: Secure Multi-Party Computation Genetic Programming
  • Kabdo Choi, Jeongju Sohn and Shin YooLearning Fault Localisation for Both Humans and Machines using Multi-Objective GP
  • Gregory GayDetecting Real Faults in the Gson Library Through Search-Based Unit Test Generation
15:35 - 16:00Coffee Break
16:00 - 17:10Paper Session 6:Test Data Generation
  • Mozhan Soltani, Pouria Derakhshanfar, Annibale Panichella, Xavier Devroey, Andy Zaidman and Arie van DeursenSingle-objective versus Multi-Objectivized Optimization for Evolutionary Crash Reproduction
  • Annibale Panichella, Fitsum Meshesha Kifetew and Paolo TonellaIncremental Control Dependency Frontier Exploration for Many-Criteria Test Case Generation
  • Atieh Monemi Bidgoli, Hassan HaghighiA New Approach for Search Space Reduction and Seeding by Analysis of the Clauses
  • Allen Kanapala and Gregory GayMapping Class Dependencies for Fun and Profit
17:10 - 17:30Closing & SSBSE 2019 announcement
19:00Montpellier time