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TechDebt 2021
Sun 23 - Mon 24 May 2021 Madrid, Spain
co-located with ICSE 2021

Welcome to the website of the International Conference on Technical Debt 2021 conference. We are working hard to fill the website with all related information. Please check back soon!

Technical debt describes a universal software development phenomenon: design or implementation constructs that are expedient in the short term but set up a technical context that can make future changes more costly or impossible. Software developers and managers increasingly use the concept to communicate key tradeoffs related to release and quality issues. The goal of this two-day conference is to bring together leading software researchers, practitioners, and tool vendors to explore theoretical and practical techniques that manage technical debt.

The Managing Technical Debt workshop series has provided a forum since 2010 for practitioners and researchers to discuss issues related to technical debt and share emerging practices used in software-development organizations. A week-long Dagstuhl Seminar on Managing Technical Debt in Software Engineering has produced a consensus definition for technical debt, a draft conceptual model, and a research roadmap.

To accelerate progress, an expanded two-day working conference format has become essential. The fourth edition of the TechDebt Conference will be held jointly with ICSE 2021 in Madrid, Spain, on May 23-24, 2021.

Technical Papers: Call for Papers

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Tool Showcase: Call for Tool Papers

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  • Wed 26 Aug 2020 by Daniel Feitosa

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