Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement

27th European Conference, EuroSPI 2020, Düsseldorf, Germany, September 9–11, 2020, Proceedings

  • Murat Yilmaz
  • Jörg Niemann
  • Paul Clarke
  • Richard Messnarz
Conference proceedings EuroSPI 2020

Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 1251)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxv
  2. Visionary Paper

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Ricardo Colomo-Palacios
      Pages 3-13
  3. SPI Manifesto and Improvement Strategies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 15-15
    2. Bartosz Walter, Branko Marović, Ivan Garnizov, Marcin Wolski, Andrijana Todosijevic
      Pages 30-41
  4. SPI and Emerging Software and Systems Engineering Paradigms

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 43-43
    2. Jake Grogan, Connor Mulready, James McDermott, Martynas Urbanavicius, Murat Yilmaz, Yalemisew Abgaz et al.
      Pages 58-75
    3. Nikolay Pavlov, Boyko Gigov, Maria Stefanova-Pavlova, Zlatina Dimitrova
      Pages 76-91
  5. SPI and Standards and Safety and Security Norms

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 93-93
    2. Mary Sánchez-Gordón, Ricardo Colomo-Palacios, Alex Sánchez, Sandra Sanchez-Gordon
      Pages 95-106
    3. Ceara Treacy, John Loane, Fergal McCaffery
      Pages 107-119
    4. Michael Krisper, Jürgen Dobaj, Georg Macher
      Pages 120-134
    5. Julieth Patricia Castellanos Ardila, Barbara Gallina
      Pages 135-147
  6. SPI and Team Performance and Agile and Innovation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 149-149
    2. Kathleen Wolfram, Michael Martine, Paul Sudnik
      Pages 162-174
  7. SPI and Agile

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 175-175
    2. Alexander Poth, Jan Jacobsen, Andreas Riel
      Pages 191-202
    3. Aidan Fogarty, Aaron Edgeworth, Oishin Smith, Michael Dowling, Murat Yilmaz, Silvana Togneri MacMahon et al.
      Pages 203-219
    4. Cassiano Moralles, Maximilian Zorzetti, Ingrid Signoretti, Eliana Pereira, Matheus Vaccaro, Bruna Prauchner et al.
      Pages 220-231
  8. Emerging Software Engineering Paradigms

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 245-245
    2. George Katranas, Andreas Riel, Juan Manuel Corchado-Rodríguez, Marta Plaza-Hernández
      Pages 247-258
    3. Thomas Fehlmann, Eberhard Kranich
      Pages 275-288
    4. Xabier Larrucea, Izaskun Santamaría
      Pages 302-312
    5. Gloria Piedad Gasca-Hurtado, María Clara Gómez-Álvarez, Mirna Muñoz, Samayda Herrera Betancur
      Pages 313-325
  9. Digitalisation of Industry, Infrastructure and E-Mobility

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 339-339
    2. Jakub Stolfa, Svatopluk Stolfa, Richard Messnarz, Omar Veledar, Damjan Ekert, Georg Macher et al.
      Pages 352-369
    3. Dimitar Arnaudov, Marin B. Marinov, Maria Stefanova-Pavlova
      Pages 370-380
    4. Jürgen Dobaj, Matthias Seidl, Thomas Krug, Michael Krisper, Georg Macher
      Pages 381-395
    5. Georg Macher, Eugen Brenner, Richard Messnarz, Damjan Ekert, Jakub Stolfa, Svatopluk Stolfa et al.
      Pages 396-407
    6. André Wendland, Marc Bumann, Shane Martin, Jörg Niemann, Stephen Bosman
      Pages 408-420
    7. Walter Sebron, Elaheh Gol Hashem, Peter Krebs, Hans Tschürtz
      Pages 421-432
    8. Stefan Hensel, Marin B. Marinov, Christoph Kehret, Maria Stefanova-Pavlova
      Pages 433-444
  10. Good and Bad Practices in Improvement

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 445-445
    2. Jan Pries-Heje, Jørn Johansen, Morten Korsaa
      Pages 447-461
    3. Thomas Wegner, Richard Messnarz, Damjan Ekert, Bernhardt Steger, Ralf Mayer, Rainer Dreves et al.
      Pages 462-476
    4. Tomas Schweigert, Serkan Bilecen, Halime Eda Bitlisli Erdivan
      Pages 477-489
    5. So Norimatsu, Noriko Wada
      Pages 490-496
  11. Functional Safety and Cybersecurity

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 497-497
    2. Richard Messnarz, Georg Macher, Florian Stahl, Stefan Wachter, Damjan Ekert, Jakub Stolfa et al.
      Pages 499-510
    3. Gilbert Regan, Fergal Mc Caffery, Pangkaj Chandra Paul, Jan Reich, Ioannis Sorokos, Eric Armangeud et al.
      Pages 511-524

About these proceedings


This volume constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 27th European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement, EuroSPI conference, held in Düsseldorf, Germany, in September 2020*.

The 50 full papers and 13 short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 100 submissions. They are organized in topical sections on ​visionary papers, SPI manifesto and improvement strategies, SPI and emerging software and systems engineering paradigms, SPI and standards and safety and security norms, SPI and team performance & agile & innovation, SPI and agile, emerging software engineering paradigms, digitalisation of industry, infrastructure and e-mobility, good and bad practices in improvement, functional safety and cybersecurity, experiences with agile and lean, standards and assessment models, recent innovations, virtual reality. 

*The conference was partially held virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Murat Yilmaz
    • 1
  • Jörg Niemann
    • 2
  • Paul Clarke
    • 3
  • Richard Messnarz
    • 4
  1. 1.School of ComputingDublin City UniversityDublinIreland
  2. 2.University of Applied Sciences DüsseldorfDüsseldorfGermany
  3. 3.School of ComputingDublin City UniversityDublinIreland
  4. 4.I.S.C.N. GesmbHGrazAustria

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