12th TAROT Summer School 2016 on Software Testing, Verification & Validation – Paris, France July 4-8th, 2016

General Information

TAROT (Training And Research On Testing) is a network created to foster the mobility of students, faculty members and research scientists working in the field of testing of software and communication systems.

This summer school brings together lecturers, researchers, students and people from industry for one week of presentations, discussions and an opportunity to get to know each other. The TAROT Summer School is open to researchers working in the area of testing, both from academia and industry.

Preliminary program

Monday, July 04
Advanced methods in testing

Tutorial on Testing Techniques

Antoine Rollet, Bordeaux Univ., France

Distributed Testing

Robert Hierons, Brunel Univ., UK

Testing and Machine Learning

Roland Groz, Grenoble INP, France

Model based Testing

Nina Yevtushenko, Tomsk State Univ., Russia

Welcome Reception
Tuesday, July 05
Security Testing and Risk Analysis

Linux Security

Alexander K. Petrenko, ISP RAS, Russia

Security SLAs monitoring in Cloud based environments

Massimiliano Rak, University of Naples, Italy

Wednesday, July 06
Testing the (in) Cloud and the Big Data (including distributed architectures)
Lectures from Academia and Industry
Students’ presentations
Social Event
Thursday, July 07
Industrial project presentations & Tool demos
Demos and Tutorial from Leading Companies
Friday,  July 08
Monitoring techniques for testing

Monitoring techniques for testing

Jorge Lopez, TSP, France

Chasing Bugs with the BeepBeep Event Stream Processor

Sylvain Hallé, Université du Québec à Chicoutimi, Canada



Invited Speakers

Pr Roland Groz, Grenoble INP, France
Pr Alexander K. Petrenko, ISP RAS, Russia
Pr Nina Yetvushenko, Tomsk State University, Russia
Dr Antoine Rollet, University of Bordeaux, France
Dr-Ing. Jürgen Großmann, Fraunhofer FOKUS, Germany
Dr Jorge Lopez, Telecom SudParis, France
Pr Robert Hierons, Brunel University, UK
Dr Sylvain Hallé, Université du Québec à Chicoutimi, Canada
Dr Massimiliano Rak, University of Naples, Italy
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