This year the workshop has a special theme on Test
Automation in Agile Development.
Sessions on this special theme will be organized as follows.
will invite keynote speakers from academic and industry to reflect the
current state of art in the research on test automation
and current practice in industry in agile software development.
Regular paper sessions.
papers and industry case study papers on the special theme are
Accepted papers on
the special theme will be presented in dedicated regular sessions to report the current state of art in research.
Charette sessions. In-depth discussion sessions will
be organised with focus
on understanding requirements from practice, identifying research
problems, envision of research approaches and setting collaborative
research agendas on the research and practical application of test
automation in agile software development. The participants will be
organised into a number of groups. Each group works on a sub-problem
of the topic. The results will be reported to the whole