Topics of SAEroCon include but are not limited to

  • Methods and techniques to ensure architecture consistency
  • Methods and techniques to detect and prevent architectural inconsistencies or software architecture erosion
  • Models and theories of architecture erosion and inconsistencies
  • Artificial intelligence techniques to help architects improving software architecture and implementation
  • Simulation and mining approaches to model architecture inconsistency and erosion
  • Model-driven development and software architecture
  • Software architecture recovery techniques and reverse engineering
  • Reversing software architecture erosion
  • Maintenance and repairing of software architectures
  • Architectural refactoring and reengineering
  • Metrics of architectural consistency
  • Quantification of erosion and drift, technical debt
  • Empirical studies of software architecture erosion, restoration and evaluation
  • Case studies of detecting and controlling software architecture erosion