On Reviewers' Regrets and Negative Results

Decanato - Facoltà di scienze informatiche

Data: 23 Marzo 2023 / 16:30 - 17:30

USI Campus Est, Sector D, room D0.03 // Online

Speaker: Gabriele Bavota

The goal of this seminar is to discuss about two challenges researchers, and PhD students in particular, face during their career: how to handle rejections and what to do with negative results.

Gabriele Bavota is an Associate Professor at the Faculty of Informatics of the Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), Lugano, where he is part of the Software Institute and he leads the SEART research group. He received the PhD in Computer Science from the University of Salerno, Italy, in 2013. His research interests include recommender systems for software developers, mining software repositories, and empirical software engineering. On these topics, he authored over 160 papers appeared in international journals and conferences and has received ten best/distinguished paper awards, including four at the three top software engineering conferences. 
He is the recipient of the 2018 ACM Sigsoft Early Career Researcher Award for outstanding contributions in the area of software engineering as an early career investigator and the principal investigator of the DEVINTA ERC project. 
More information: https://www.inf.usi.ch/faculty/bavota/

Chair: Igor Moreno Santos

To join online: https://tinyurl.com/22r2p4us