Monday, June 12th


09:00 – 09:30 Conference opening


9:30 – 10:15

How do Software Ecosystems Co-Evolve? A view from OpenStack and beyond

Jose Teixeira and Sami Hyrynsalmi


10:15 – 10:35

Evolving software products, the design of a water resource modeling software ecosystem.

Konstantinos Manikas


10:35 – 11:00 COFFEE BREAK


11:00 – 11:45

Health Measurement of Data-Scarce Software Ecosystems: a Case Study of Apple’s

Paul Vanvulpen, Abel Menkveld and Slinger Jansen


11:45 – 12:30

Pricing of Data Products in Data Marketplaces

Samuel A. Fricker and Yuliyan Maksimov


12:30 – 14:00 LUNCH


14:00 – 14:45

Coopetition of software firms in Open source software ecosystems

Anh Nguyen Duc, Daniela Cruzes S., Geir Hanssen K., Pekka Abrahamsson and Terje Snarby



Governing Platforms in the Internet of Things

Maximilian Schreieck, Christoph Hakes, Manuel Wiesche and Helmut Krcmar


15:30 – 16:00 COFFEE BREAK


16:00 – 16:45

Knitting Company Performance and Board Interlocks: An Exploration with the Finnish Software Industry

Sami Hyrynsalmi, Arho Suominen, Jukka Ruohonen, Marko Seppänen and Antero Järvi


16:45 – 17:05

Experimentation that Matters: A multi-case study on the challenges with A/B testing

Helena Holmström Olsson, Jan Bosch and Aleksander Fabijan


17:05 – 17:25

Why Do Users Install and Delete Apps? A Survey Study

Selim Ickin, Kai Petersen and Javier Gonzalez-Huerta


19:00 – Getting together and Dinner (own cost)


Tuesday, June 13th


09:00 – 10:00 Conference Keynote

Speed, Data and Ecosystems: Software Business in the 21st Century

Jan Bosch


10:10 – 10:30

Should we be thanking Microsoft, Apple and Google for their contributions to open source software?

Dominique Doorhof, Elizabeth Schermerhorn, Slinger Jansen and Sjaak Brinkkemper


10:30 – 11:00 COFFEE BREAK


11:00 – 11:45

How Are Product Ideas Validated? The Process from Innovation to Requirement Engineering in Software Startups

Pertti Seppänen, Nirnaya Tripathi, Markku Oivo and Kari Liukkunen


11:45 – 12:30

Acquisitions and growth of software startups: The dual role of venture capital as a success factor

Marcus Wagner


12:30 – 12:50

Towards understanding startup product development as effectual entrepreneurial behaviors

Anh Nguyen Duc, Yngve Dahle, Pekka Abrahamsson and Martin Steinert


12:50 – 14:00 LUNCH


14:00 – 14:45

Mobile Software Security Threats in the Software Ecosystem, a Call to Arms

Andrey Krupskiy, Remmelt Blessinga, Jelmer Scholte and Slinger Jansen


14:45 – 15:30

Modeling Strategic Complementarity and Synergistic Value Creation in Coopetitive Relationships

Vik Pant and Eric Yu


15:30 – 16:00 COFFEE BREAK


16:00 – 16:45

Business Model Exploration for Software Defined Networks

Yudi Xu, Slinger Jansen, Xuesong Gao, Sergio España and Dong Zhang


16:45 – 17:05

Assessing Agile Transformation Success Factors

Amadeu Campanelli, Florindo Silote Neto and Fernando Silva Parreiras


17:05 – 17:15: Conference closing