Prof. Dr. h.c. Hasso Plattner

Trends and Concepts in the Software Industry II

General Information

  • Lecturer: Prof. Dr. h.c. Hasso Plattner, Dr. Matthias Uflacker
  • 6 ECTS (graded)
  • Initial seminar introduction: October 24, 2019 at 3.15 PM (D.E-9/10, Campus 2)
  • Enrollment until October 30, 2019
  • Schedule:

    • Introduction: October 24, 2019
    • Workshop at Industry Partner: Nov 2019 (tbd.)
    • Intermediate presentations: Jan 2020 (D.E-9/10, Campus 2)
    • Seminar block week: February 10-14, 2020 - Bldg H, 3rd Floor (to be confirmed!)
    • Documentation due: tbd.

About The Seminar

The theme of this year's seminar is currently being finalized. Please attend the introductory event on October 24 and check this website for updates regarding the agenda, industry partner, and challenges to be addressed.

The participation in Trends and Concepts in the Software Industry I is recommended as a preparation for this lecture, but not mandatory.



We expect active participation in the team and during the block seminar. Grading will be based on

  • individual engagement during discussions, the project, and team work (25%),
  • the implemented prototype and final presentation (50%),
  • brief documentation of your insights, proposed solution, and the resulting implementation (a written report per team - 15-25 pages LNCS, 25%).