Aligning an Organization's Goals and Strategies through Measurement: GQM+Strategies®, IEEE Software Technology Conference (STC), Salt Lake City, April 2013
"Aligning an Organization's Goals and Strategies through Measurement: GQM+Strategies®", Earlier versions given at the University of Oulu 2010, University of Bolzano 2010, University of Los Angeles, Bogota, Colombia 2011, University of Munich 2011
"Improving SE methods, techniques, and tools through application", University of Luxembourg, January 23, 2013
"Using Measures and Risk Indicators for Early Insight into Software Product Characteristics such as Software Safety", IEEE/LM Webinar: March 28, 2013
"Building a Learning Organization for Improving a Business's Products and Processes", King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, April 2013
What's so hard about replication of Software Engineering experiments, Keynote at RESER, Banff, Alberta, Canada, September, 2011.
Using Measures and Risk Indicators for Early Insight Into Software Product Characteristics such as Software Safety, Keynote Address at the 19th International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering, Seattle, WA, November 2008.
A Methodology for Using Measures to Assess Software Safety Risk from an Independent Testing Perspective (with Kathleen Dangle and Linda Esker), given at the ITEA Symposium, Atlantic City, NJ, November 2008.
Bridging the Gap between Business Strategy and Software Development, Keynote Address at the Software & Systems Quality Conference 2007, Dusseldorf, Germany, April 2007.
Bridging the Gap between Business Strategy and Software Development, given at ICIS 2007 as an invited speaker, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD, April 2007.
The CeBASE Projects: My Collaborations with Barry Boehm, ICSE 2007, Barry Boehm Tribute: Lifetime Contributions, Minneapolis, Minnesota, May 2007.
Using Empirical Study to Learn about the Development of High-End Codes, given at the University of Illinois at Chicago as a distinguished lecturer, Chicago, IL, November 2006.
Is There a Future for Empirical Software Engineering?, Keynote Address at the 5th ACM-IEEE International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering( ISESE 2006), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, September 2006.
Large Scale Information Systems and Software, given at the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST), Chicago, IL, August 2006.
Establishing a Measurement Program, given at Wipro, Chicago, IL, invited presentation, August 2006.
Better Empirical Science for Software Engineering (with Sebastian Elbaum), given at the 28th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2006), invited presentation, May 2006.
Software Engineering Instruction and Education Theory: A Dialogue (with Patricia Basili), given at the 19th Conference on Software Engineering Education and Training (CSEET 2006), Hawaii, April 2006.
The Role of Empirical Study in Software Engineering, given at the University of California, Irvine as part of the Institute for Software Research Distinguished Speaker Series, February 2006.
Empirical Software Engineering: Where are we headed?, given at the 27th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2005), during Foundations of Empirical Software Engineering - The Legacy of Victor R. Basili, May 2005.
Using the Experience Factory to Improve the Software Acquisition Process, Keynote Talk given at the Second Annual Symposium on the Acquisition of Software, KIPA and the Minister of Information and Communication in Korea, November 2004.
The Role of Empirical Study in Software Engineering, Keynote Talk given at the IFIP World Computer Congress (WCC 2004), Toulouse, France, August 2004.
Matching Software Measurements to Business Goals, Keynote Talk given at the Applications of Software Measurement/Software Management Conference (ASM/SM 2003), June 2003.
Distilled Experiences from Several COTS Projects, given at the 2nd International Conference on COTS-Based Software Systems (ICCBSS 2003), Ottawa, Canada, February 2003.
A Light-Weight Process for Capturing and Evolving Defect Reduction Experience (with M. Lindvall and F. Shull), keynote slides, ICECCS 2002 - 8th IEEE International Conference on Engineering of Complex Computer Systems, Greenbelt, Maryland, December 2002.
Experimentation in Software Engineering, talk given at 5th Workshop on NSF-CNPq Readers Project, Salvador, Brazil, January 2002.
Building an Experience Base for Software Engineering: A Report on the First CeBASE eWorkshop, PROFES '01 keynote slides, Kaiserslautern, Germany, September 2001.
Software Improvement Feedback Loops: The SEL Experience, 10th Software Development Expo & Conference (SODEC), Tokyo, Japan, June 2001.
Implementing the Experience Factory Concepts as a Set of Experience Bases, SEKE '01, Buenos Aires, Argentina, June 2001.
The Experimental Software Engineering Group: A Perspective, ICSE 2000 award presentation, Limerick, Ireland, June 5-10, 2000.
Using Experiments to Build a Body of Knowledge, EWSPT 2000 keynote slides, Salzburg, Austria, February 22-25, 2000.
Process Improvements for Software Quality and Reliability, talk given at Comverse Network System, Boston, Massachusetts, January 19-20, 2000.
Evolving and Packaging Reading Techniques Through Experimentation, talk given at Telcordia Technologies, Morristown, New Jersey, November 18-19, 1999.
Software Improvement Feedback Loops: The SEL Perspective, SEKE '99 keynote slides, Kaiserslautern, Germany, June 17-19, 1999.
NSF Workshop On a Software Research Program For the 21st Century, October 15-16, 1998, Greenbelt, Maryland.
The Role of Experimentation: Past, Present and Future, ICSE-18 keynote slides, Berlin, March 27-29, 1996.