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Mon, 19 Mar 2007

PNSQC Call for Papers

The Pacific Northwest Software Quality Conference is one of my favorite conferences. I think it usually runs about 200 people, so it's small enough to meet people. As a regional conference always in the same place (Portland, OR, USA), there's a continuity of attendees that allows some papers to be less introductory than in other conferences.

They tell me:

Once again we are closing in upon the deadline for submitting abstracts for the Pacific Northwest Software Quality Conference. This year is our 25th anniversary and our conference theme is "25 Years of Quality - Building for a Better Future." We would especially like to hear from people (like you) who have submitted papers in the past.

This year we have a new submission process revolving around the Conference Management Tool from Microsoft. You can submit via https://msrcmt.research.microsoft.com/PNSQC2007/Default.aspx

The deadline for submissions is March 31, 2007 for our conference on October 8-10.

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About Brian Marick
I consult mainly on Agile software development, with a special focus on how testing fits in.

Contact me here: marick@exampler.com.




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