Claude Y. Laporte
B.Sc. (Sherbrooke), M.Sc. (Montréal), M.Sc.A. (École polytechnique), Ph.D. (Univ. Bretagne occidentale, France), Doctor Honoris Causa (Universidad de San Martin de Porres of Lima , Peru)
Adjunct Professor
Department of Software and IT Engineering
Claude Y. Laporte

Books

Software Quality Assurance

Published by Wiley-IEEE Computer Society Press

By Claude Y. Laporte and Alain April

Published in 2018

ISBN: 978 1 1185 0182 5

A 624-page textbook about Software Quality Assurance.

Table of Contents and Introduction.


He is co-author of a French book about Systems Engineering published by Cépaduès in June 2017.


 

Software Quality Assurance (in French)

April A., Laporte C.Y., L’assurance qualité logicielle 1- Concepts de base, Hermes-Lavoisier, Paris, May 2011. (www.lavoisier.fr/livre/h3147.html) and Somabec.

Laporte, C. Y., April, A., L’assurance qualité logicielle 2, Hermes-Lavoisier, Paris, June 2011. (www.lavoisier.fr/livre/h3222.html) and Somabec.




Book Chapters

Laporte, C.Y., Palza Vargas, E., The Development of International Standards to facilitate Process Improvements for Very Small Enterprises. Dans: Software Process Improvement and Management: Approaches and Tools for Practical Development, IGI Global Publisher. USA. 2012 , pp 34-61. (Copyright 2012, IGI Global, www.igi-global.com, affiché avec la permission de l'éditeur) http://www.igi-global.com/book/software-process-improvement-management/52723
Laporte, C.Y., Renault, A., Alexandre, S., Applying ISO/IEC Software Engineering Standards in Very Small Enterprises. In: Software Process Improvement for Small and Medium Enterprises: Techniques and Case Studies, Idea Group Inc, Hershey, PA. 2008, pp 42-70. (Copyright 2008, IGI Global, www.igi-global.com, Posted with permission of editor)
April, A., Laporte, C.Y., An Overview of Software Quality Concepts and Management Issues. Dans: Measuring Information Systems Delivery Quality, Idea Group Inc, Hershey, PA, 2005. (Copyright 2005, IGI Global, www.igi-global.com, Posted with permission of editor)
Laporte, C.Y., Software Process Engineering Activities in Quebec. Dans: Metrics in Evolution, A German-Quebec Workshop, GMD - Forschungszentrum Informationstechnik GmgH, report No. 254, Monika Mullerburg, Alain Abran, editors. ISBN 3-486-23589-3, Publié par : R. Oldenbourg Verlag GmbH, Munich, 1995.


Refereed Papers

Muñoz, M., Mejia, J., Peña, A., Lara, G., Laporte, C.Y., Transitioning International Software Engineering Standards to Academia: Analyzing the Results of the Adoption of ISO/IEC 29110 in Four Mexican Universities, Computer Standards & Interfaces, 66 (2019), DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.csi.2019.03.008

Muñoz, M., Mejia, J., & Laporte, C. Y. (2019). Reinforcing very small entities using agile methodologies with the ISO/IEC 29110. In Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing (Vol. 865, pp. 88–98). Springer Verlag. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-01171-0_8

Muñoz, M., Mejia, J., Laporte, C.Y., Implementing ISO/IEC 29110 to Reinforce Four Very Small Entities of Mexico under an agile approach, IET Software, DOI:  10.1049/iet-sen.2019.0040

Laporte, C.Y., Munoz, M., Mejia Miranda, J., O’Connor, R.V., Applying Software Engineering Standards in Very Small Entities-From Startups to Grownups, IEEE Software, January/February 2018, Vol. 35, Issue 1, pp. 99-103.
Laporte, C.Y., O’Connor, R.V., Systems and Software Engineering Standards for Very Small Entities: Accomplishments and Overview, IEEE Computer, August 2016, pp. 84-87.

Laporte, C.Y., O'Connor, R., Software Process Improvement Standards and Guides for Very Small Organizations - An Overview of Eight Implementation, CrossTalk - The Journal of Defense Software Engineering, May/June 2017. Vol. 30, No. 3, pp. 23-27.

Larrucea, X., O’Connor, R., Colomo-Palacios, R., Laporte, C.Y., Software Process Improvement in Very Small Organizations, IEEE Software, March-April 2016, pp. 100-104. (Pre-publication Version)

O’Connor, R.V., Laporte, C.Y., (2017), The Evolution of the ISO/IEC 29110 Set of Standards and Guides, International Journal of Information Technologies and Systems Approach, Volume 10, Issue 1, January-June 2017, pp 1-21

Plante, F., Laporte, C.Y., Développement et mise en oeuvre d’un processus de type agile-ISO 29110 au sein d’une grande institution financière Canadienne, Génie logiciel, Volume 120, Mars 2017, pp 37-45

Laporte, C.Y., O’Connor, R.V., Software Process Improvement in Industry in a Graduate Software Engineering Curriculum, Software Quality Professional Journal, ASQ, vol. 18, no. 3, 2016, pp 4-17. (Posted with permission of editor)

Jelljeli, H., Laporte, C.Y., Mise en oeuvre de processus logiciels à l'aide de la norme ISO/CEI 29110 dans une grande entreprise en démarrage, Revue Génie logiciel, Numéro 117, Juin 2016, pp. 34-41. (Posted with permission of editor)
Tremblay, N., Menaceur, J., Poliquin, D., Laporte, C.Y., Mise en place de processus de gestion de projets et d’ingénierie système chez CSiT, une entreprise canadienne dans le domaine du transport collectif, Revue Génie Logiciel, Number 114, Septembre 2015, pp 11- 27. (Posted with permission of editor)
Lebel, K., Laporte, C.Y., Développement, en mode Agile, d’une application à l’aide de la norme ISO/CEI 29110 au sein d’une grande société d’État québécoise, Revue Génie Logiciel, Numéro 118, septembre 2016, pp 48-58. (Posted with permission of editor)
Garcia, L., Laporte, C.Y., Arteaga, J., Bruggmann, M., Implementation and Certification of ISO/IEC 29110 in an IT Startup in Peru, Software Quality Professional Journal, ASQ, vol. 17, no. 2, pp 16-29. (Posted with permission of editor)
Trudeau, P.O., Laporte, C.Y., Lévesque, S., Enseignement de la norme ISO/CEI 29110 aux étudiants en technique informatique d’un collège technique québécois, Revue Génie Logiciel, Numéro 110, septembre 2014, pp 43-55. (Posted with permission of editor)
Laporte, C.Y., Hébert, C., Mineau, C., Development of a Social Network Website Using the New ISO/IEC 29110 Standard Developed Specifically for Very Small Entities, Software Quality Professional Journal, ASQ, vol. 16, no. 4., pp 4-25. (Posted with permission of editor)
O'Connor, R., Laporte, Claude, Y, An Innovative Approach to the Development of an International Software Process Lifecycle Standard for Very Small Entities, International Journal of Information Technology and the Systems Approach, 7(1), 1-22, January-June 2014.
Dufour, C., Laporte, C.Y., Implantation de la norme ISO/IEC 20000 en gestion des services TI dans un petit service informatique, Revue Génie Logiciel, Numéro 108, mars 2014, pp 50-62. (Posted with permission of editor)
Hébert, C., Mineau, C., Laporte, C.Y., Développement d’un logiciel de réseau social orienté voyages avec la nouvelle norme ISO/CEI 29110, Revue Génie Logiciel, Numéro 107, décembre 2013, pp 53-62. (Posted with permission of editor)
Chevalier, F, Laporte, C.Y., Amélioration des processus de gestion des petits et des moyens projets dans une société d’ingénierie canadienne, Revue Génie Logiciel, Number 106, september 2013, pp 20-34. (Posted with permission of editor)
Laporte, C.Y., O'Connor, R., Fanmuy,G., International Systems and Software Engineering Standards for Very Small Entities, CrossTalk, Journal of Defense Software Engineering, May/June 2013, Vol. 26, No 3, pp 28-33.

O'Connor, R.V., Laporte, C.Y.,  An Innovative Approach to the Development of an International Software Process Lifecycle Standard for Very Small Entities. International Journal of Information Technology and the Systems Approach (IJITSA), Vol 6, Issue 3, 2013. (Posted with permission of editor)

Laporte, Claude Y., Berrhouma, Nabil, Doucet, Mikel, Palza-Vargas, Edgardo, Measuring the Cost of Software Quality of a Large Software Project at Bombardier Transportation, Software Quality Professional Journal, ASQ, Vol. 14, numéro 3, juin 2012, p 14-31. (Posted with permission of editor)

Ribaud, V., Saliou, P., Laporte, C.Y., Towards Experience Management for Very Small Entities, International Journal on Advances in Software, 2011, Volume 4, No 1 & 2 (http://www.iariajournals.org/software/index.html) (Draft of article)
Ribaud, V., Saliou, P., Laporte, C.Y., Un assistant de mémoire pour les très petits projets d’ingénierie du logiciel, Études de communication, volume 36, 2011, pp. 67-86, (http://edc.revues.org/index2631.html) (Draft of article)
Laporte, C.Y., Alexandre, S., O’Connor, R.,A Software Engineering Lifecycle Standard for Very Small Enterprises, in R.V. O’Connor et al. (Eds.): EuroSPI 2008, CCIS 16, pp. 129–141.
Laporte, C.Y., Alexandre, S., Renault, A., The Application of International Software Engineering Standards in Very Small Enterprises, Software Quality Professional Journal, ASQ, Vol. 10, Number 3, June 2008, p 4-11. (http://www.asq.org/pub/sqp/) (Posted with permission of editor)
Habra, N., Alexandre, S., Desharnais, J-M, Laporte, C.Y., Renault, A., Initiating Software Process Improvement in Very Small Enterprises Experience with a Light Assessment Tool, Information and Software Technology, Volume 50, number 7-8, June 2008, Pages 763-771. (Posted with permission of editor)
Laporte, C.Y., Roy, D., Novieli, R.,La gestion des risques d'un projet de développement et d’implantation d'un système informatisé au Ministère de la Justice du Québec, Revue génie logiciel, march 2008, Number 84, p 2-12. (Posted with permission of editor)
Corrales, Y., Laporte, C.Y., Étude de cas: Évaluation de la migration d’une architecture logicielle d'une société de commerce électronique, Revue Génie Logiciel, Septembre 2007, Number 82, p 40-54. (Posted with permission of editor)
Laporte, C.Y., April, A., Benchérif, K., Teaching Software Quality Assurance in an Undergraduate Software Engineering Program, Software Quality Professional Journal, ASQ, Vol. 9, Issue 3, 2007., p 4-10. (http://www.asq.org/pub/sqp/) (affiché avec la permission de l'éditeur)
Laporte, C.Y., April, A., Renault, A., Applying ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC7 Software Engineering Standards in Very Small Enterprises, Crosstalk, Journal of Defense Software Engineering, Février 2007, pp 29-30.
Laporte, C.Y., Desharnais, J.M., Abou El Fatah , M., Bamba , J.C., Renault , A., Alexandre, S., Habra, N., L’amélioration des processus logiciels pour de petites entreprises : nos expériences avec les micro-évaluations, Revue Génie Logiciel, Numéro 79, décembre 2006, pp 2- 9. (affiché avec la permission de l'éditeur)
April, A., Laporte, C.Y.,What is the service level of your CMMS Supplier (Computerized Maintenance Management System), Maintenance and Asset Management, Vol. 21, No. 2, Summer 2006, pp 34-38.
Deniger, F., Laporte, C.Y., Développement et implantation d’un cadre de gestion de projet dans une société de postproduction cinématographique et télévisuelle, Revue Génie Logiciel, Numéro 77, juin 2006, pp 44-53. (affiché avec la permission de l'éditeur)
Rheault, F., Laporte, C.Y., Programme d’amélioration de la performance des processus logiciels dans une société d’État québécoise, Revue Génie Logiciel, Numéro 76, mars 2006, pp 17-34. (affiché avec la permission de l'éditeur)
Laporte, C.Y., April, A., Renault, A., L’application des normes de génie logiciel dans les très petites entreprises: Historique et premiers résultats, Revue Génie Logiciel, Numéro 75, décembre 2005, pp 7-12. (affiché avec la permission de l'éditeur)
Laporte, C.Y., Bourque, P., Belkebir, Y., Doucet, M., Amélioration de la définition des rôles du processus de génie logiciel de la société Bombardier Transport, Revue Génie Logiciel, Numéro 72, mars 2005. pp 43-52. (affiché avec la permission de l'éditeur)
Côté M. A., Suryn W., Laporte C.Y, Martin R., The Evolution Path for Industrial Software Quality Evaluation Methods Applying ISO/IEC 9126:2001 Quality Model: Example of MITRE’s SQAE Method. Software Quality Journal, 13, 17–30, 2005. Springer Science + Business Media, Inc.
Côté M. A., Suryn W., Martin R., Laporte, C.Y., Evolving a Corporate Software Quality Assessment Exercise: A Migration Path to ISO/IEC 9126. Software Quality Professional Journal, Vol. 6, No 3, ASQ, 2004. (affiché avec la permission de l'éditeur)
Laporte, C.Y., Boucher, G., Risk Management Applied to the Re-Engineering of a Weapon System, Crosstalk - Journal of Defense Software Engineering, Vol 16 , Number 1, pp 24-28, January 2003.
Laporte, C.Y., Trudel, S., Addressing People Issues when Developing and Implementing Engineering Processes, Crosstalk - Journal of Defense Software Engineering, Vol 12, Number 11, pp 8-13, novembre 1999.
Laporte, C.Y., Trudel, S., Addressing the People Issues of Process Improvement Activities at Oerlikon Aerospace, Software Process-Improvement and Practice, Vol. 4, 1998.
Laporte, C.Y., Papiccio, N., L’ingénierie et l’intégration des processus de génie logiciel, de génie systèmes et de gestion de projets, Revue Génie Logiciel, Vol. 46, 1997. (affiché avec la permission de l'éditeur)
Laporte, C.Y., Maturation du génie logiciel au Québec : où en sommes-nous ?, L’Expertise informatique, Vol. 2, No 1, été 1996, pages 2 à 9.
Laporte, C.Y., Houle, J. L., A Voice Interactive Evaluation System for Command Functions in Military Aircraft, Microcomputer Applications, Vol. 9, No. 1, 1989.
Laporte, C.Y., Houle, J. L., A Distributed Computer System for the Development of Voice Interactive Applications, Int. Journal of Mini and Microcomputers, Vol. 10, No. 2, 1988.
Laporte, C.Y., Houle, J. L., La réalisation d'un terminal graphique pour le contrôle du traffic aérien d'aéroports militaires canadiens, IASTED Journal Control and Computers, Vol 14, numéro 2, 1986, pp 38 43.


Refereed Conference and Workshop Papers

Muñoz M., Peña A., Mejia J., Gasca-Hurtado G.P., Gómez-Alvarez M.C., Laporte C. (2019) A Comparative Analysis of the Implementation of the Software Basic Profile of ISO/IEC 29110 in Thirteen Teams That Used Predictive Versus Adaptive Life Cycles. In: Walker A., O'Connor R., Messnarz R. (eds) Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement. EuroSPI 2019. Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol 1060. Springer, Cham
Tremblay, N., Laporte, C.Y., Poliquin, D., Menaceur, J., Implementing systems engineering and project management processes in a Canadian company – Overview and Results Achieved, 29th Annual International Symposium of INCOSE (International Council on Systems Engineering), Orlando, US, July 20-25, 2019
Munoz, M., Mejia, J., Laporte, C.Y., Reinforcing Very Small Entities Using Agile Methodologies with the ISO/IEC 29110, 7th International Conference on Software Process Improvement, October 17-19,  2018, Guadalajara, Mexico.
Munoz, M., Mejia, J., Laporte, C.Y.,  Implementación del Estándar ISO/IEC 29110 en Centros de Desarrollo de Software de Universidades Mexicanas: Experiencia del Estado de Zacatecas, XI Seminario Internacional de Ciencias de la Computación, October 10-12, 2018, Medellín, Colombia.
Galinier, S., Laporte, C.Y.,Connecting Business Development and Systems Engineering with ISO/IEC 29110 Standard in Small and Medium Enterprises of France, 4th IEEE International Symposium on Systems Engineering, October 1-3, 2018, Rome, Italy.
Laporte, C. Y., Munoz, M., Gerançon, B., The Education of Students About Software Engineering Standards and Their Implementations in Very Small Entities. IEEE Canada-International Humanitarian Technology Conference, July 20-21, 2017, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, pp. 94-98
Laporte, C.Y., Tremblay, N., Menaceur, J., Poliquin, D., Houde, R., Systems Engineering and Management Processes for Small Organizations with ISO/IEC 29110 - An Implementation in a Small Public Transportation Company, 11th Annual IEEE International Systems Conference, April 24-27, 2017, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, pp. 112-119

Laporte, C.Y., Tremblay, N., Menaceur, J., Poliquin, D., Houde, R., Implementing the New ISO/IEC 29110 Systems Engineering Process Standard in a Small  Public Transportation Company, 23rd European Software Process Improvement Conference (Euro SPI2 2016), Springer-Verlag, Graz, Austria, September 14-16, 2016.

Laporte, Claude Y. O'Connor, Rory V., A Multi-Case Study Analysis of Software Process Improvement in Very Small Companies using ISO/IEC 29110, 23rd European Software Process Improvement Conference (Euro SPI2 2016), Springer-Verlag, Graz, Austria, September 14-16, 2016.

Laporte, Claude Y. O'Connor, Rory V., QUATIC'2016, Implementing Process Improvement in Very Small Enterprises with ISO/IEC 29110 - A Multiple Case Study Analysis, 10th International Conference on the Quality of Information and Communications Technology (QUATIC 2016), Caparica/Lisbon, Portugal, September 6-9, 2016.

Laporte, C.Y., Tremblay, N., Menaceur, J., Poliquin, D., Houde, R., Developing and implementing systems engineering and project management processes at CSIT - A small Canadian company in public transportation, 26th Annual International Symposium of INCOSE (International Council on Systems Engineering), Edinburgh, UK, July 18-21, 2016.

Houde, R., Laporte, C.Y., Blondelle, G., ISO/IEC 29110 Deployment Packages and Case Study for Systems Engineering: The "Not-So-Secret" Ingredients That Power the Standard, 26th Annual International Symposium of INCOSE (International Council on Systems Engineering), Edinburgh, UK, July 18-21, 2016.

Buczacki, A., Laporte, C.Y., Technology planning approach for Very Small Entities, 26th Annual International Symposium of INCOSE (International Council on Systems Engineering), Edinburgh, UK, July 18-21, 2016.

Laporte, C.Y., Chevalier, F., An Innovative Approach to the Development of Project Management Processes for Small-scale Projects in a large Engineering Company, 25th Annual International Symposium of INCOSE (International Council on Systems Engineering), Seattle, US, July 13-16, 2015.
Laporte, C.Y., Houde, R., Open Source Systems Engineering Guides, Deployment Packages and Support Tools for Very Small Enterprises – A Case Study, 25th Annual International Symposium of INCOSE (International Council on Systems Engineering), Seattle, US, July 13-16, 2015.
Laporte, C.Y., O'Connor, R,Software Process Improvement in Graduate Software Engineering Programs, in: O’Connor, R.V., Mitasiunas, A. and Ross, M. (Eds), Proceeding of the 1st International Workshop on Software Process Education, Training and Professionalism (SPETP 2015), CEUR Electronic Workshop Proceedings, Vol. 1368, 2015, pp. 18–24.
Laporte, C.Y., O'Connor, R., Software Engineering Standards and Guides for Very Small Entities: Implementation in two start-ups, 10th International Conference on Evolution of Novel Approaches to Software Engineering (ENASE 2015), Barcelona, Spain, April 29-30, 2015.
Laporte, C.Y., O'Connor, R., Designing Systems Engineering Profiles for VSEs, SPICE Conference on Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination in Software, Systems Engineering and Service Management, Vilnius, Lithuania, November 5 - 6, 2014.
Laporte, C.Y., O'Connor, R., Systems and Software Engineering Standards for Very Small Entities - Implementation and Initial Results, QUATIC'2014, 9th International Conference on the Quality of Information and Communications Technology, Guimarães, Portugal, 23-26 September, 2014.
Laporte, C.Y., O'Connor, R., Garcia Paucar, L.H., Gerançon, B., An Innovative Approach in Developing Standard Professionals by Involving Software Engineering Students in Implementing and Improving International Standards, International Cooperation for Education about Standardization Conference, August 14th, 2014, Ottawa, Canada.
Laporte, C.Y., Houde, R., Marvin, J.,Systems Engineering International Standards and Support Tools for Very Small Enterprises, Presented at the 24th Annual International Symposium of INCOSE (International Council on Systems Engineering), Las Vegas, U.S., June 30-July 3, 2014.
Laporte, C.Y., O'Connor, R., A Systems Process Lifecycle Standard for Very Small Entities: Development and Pilot Trials, 21th European Software Process Improvement Conference (Euro SPI 2014), Luxembourg, June 25-27, 2014.
Laporte, C.Y., April, A., Software Quality Assurance in an Undergraduate Software Engineering Program, Proc. 2013 Canadian Engineering Education Association (CEEA13) Conf., Montréal, June 17-20, 2013.
Laporte, C.Y, Fanmuy, Gauthier, Ptack, Ken, The Development of Systems Engineering International Standards and Support Tools for Very Small Enterprises, 22nd Annual International Symposium of the International Council on Systems Engineering, Rome, 9-12 juillet 2012.
O'Connor, Rory, V., Laporte, Claude, Y.,Using ISO/IEC 29110 to Harness Process Improvement in Very Small Entities, Euro SPI 2011, Roskilde, Danemark, 27-29 juin 2011,
O'Connor, Rory, V., Laporte, Claude, Y., Deploying Lifecycle Profiles for Very Small Entities: An Early Stage Industry View, in R.V. O'Connor et al. (Eds.): SPICE 2011, CCIS 155, pp. 227–230, Dublin, Ireland, May 30- June 1, 2011.
Ribaud, V., Saliou, P., O'Connor, R. and Laporte C., Software Engineering Support Activities for Very Small Entities, in Riel et al (Eds), Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement, CCIS Vol. 99, Springer-Verlag, pp. 165-176, 2010, 17th EuroSPI, September 1-3, 2010, Grenoble (France) (http://2010.eurospi.net/)
O’Connor, R.V., Laporte, C.Y., Towards the Provision of Assistance for Very Small Entities in Deploying Software Lifecycle Standards, 11th International Conference on Product Focused Software Development and Process Improvement (Profes2010), LERO, Irlande, JUne 21-23, 2010. (Draft of article)
Laporte, C.Y., Alexandre, S., O’Connor, R.,A Software Engineering Lifecycle Standard for Very Small Enterprises, in R.V. O’Connor et al. (Eds.). EuroSPI 2008, CCIS 16, Dublin, 3-5 septembre 2008, pp. 129–141.
Laporte, C.Y., Alexandre, S., Renault, A., Crowder, K.V., The Development of International Standards for Very Small Enterprises, INCOSE (International Council on Systems Engineering) Seventeenth International Symposium, Amsterdam, 15-19 juin 2008.
Laporte, C.Y., Doucet, Bourque, P. Belkébir, Y., Utilization of a Set of Software Engineering Roles for a Multinational Organization, Product Focused Software Development and Process Improvement, 8th International Conference on Product Focused Software Development and Process Improvement, PROFES 2007, Riga (Latvia), 2-4 juillet 2007. pp 35-50.
Laporte, C.Y., Doucet, M., Roy, D., Drolet, M., Improvement of Software Engineering Performances An Experience Report at Bombardier Transportation – Total Transit Systems Signalling Group, INCOSE (International Council on Systems Engineering) Seventeenth International Symposium, San Diego (U.S.A.), 24-28 Juin 2007.
Laporte, C.Y., April, A., Benchérif, K., Teaching Software Quality Assurance in an Undergraduate Software Engineering Program, L'automatisation industrielle, 5 conférence internationale, ÉTS Montréal, 11-13 juin 2007.
Laporte, C.Y., Doucet, M., Roy, D., Drolet, M., Improvement of Software Engineering Performances A Case Study at Bombardier Transportation – Total Transit Systems Signaling Group, Actual Problems of Systems and Software Engineering Seminar, International Center for Informatics and Electronics (ICIE), Moscow, May 18th 2007.
Desharnais, J.-M.; Laporte, C.; Stambollian, A.; Zarour, M.; Habra, N.; Renault, A., Initiating Software Process Improvement with a Light Model for Small Entreprise: Our Experience, in III Taller Internacional de Calidad en Technologias de Information et de Communications, Cuba, February 15-16, 2007.
Laporte, C.Y., April, A, Renault, A., Applying ISO/IEC Software Engineering Standards in Small Settings: Historical Perspectives and Initial Achievements, SPICE 2006 Conference, Mai 4-5, 2006, Luxembourg, pp 57-62. Présentation.
Stambollian, A., Habra, N., Laporte, C.Y., Renault, A., Desharnais, J. M., Initiating Software Process Improvement in Small Enterprises: Experiment with Micro-Evaluation Framework, SPICE 2006 Conference, Mai 4-5, 2006, Luxembourg, pp 97-105.
Laporte, C.Y., April, A., Applying Software Engineering Standards in Small Settings: Recent Historical Perspectives and Initial Achievements, in: Proceedings of the First International Research Workshop for Process Improvement in Small Settings, 2005. Software Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, CMU/SEI-2006-Special Report-001, Janvier 2006, p 39-51. Présentation
Laporte, C.Y., Renault, A., Desharnais, J. M., Habra, N., Abou El Fattah, M., Bamba, J. C., Initiating Software Process Improvement in Small Enterprises: Experiment with CETIC’s Micro-Evaluation Framework, SWDC-REK, International Conference on Software Development, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Islande, 27 mai – 1 Juin 2005. Présentation.
Bourque, P., Belkebir, Y., Laporte, C.Y., Doucet, M., Palza, E., Coverage Analysis and Improvement of the Role Definitions of the Bombardier Software Engineering Process. Actes - International Conference Software & Systems Engineering and their Applications (ICSSEA), Paris, volume 3, session 12, pp.1-8, December 2, 2004. Présentation
Côté M-A., Suryn W., Martin R., Laporte, C.Y., The Analysis of the Industrial Applicability of Software Product Quality ISO Standards: The Context of MITRE’s Software Quality Assessment Exercise. Actes-12th International Software Quality Management & INSPIRE Conference (BSI) 2004, Canterbury, Kent, UK, 5-7 Avril 2004.
Suryn W., Abran A., Laporte, C.Y., An Integrated Life Cycle Quality Model for General Public Market Software Products. Actes-12th International Software Quality Management & INSPIRE Conference (BSI) 2004, Canterbury, Kent, UK, 5-7 Avril 2004.
Suryn, W., Bourque, P., Abran, A., Laporte, C.Y., Software Product Quality Practices Quality Measurement and Evaluation using TL9000 and ISO/IEC 9126. Actes - IEEE Computer Society, Tenth International Workshop – Software Technology and Engineering Practice, Montréal, 2002.
Laporte, C.Y., Boucher, G., Implementing Risk Management as part of a Systems Engineering Process. Actes - 9th Annual International Symposium of the International Council on Systems Engineering, Brighton, U.K., 1999.
Laporte, C.Y., Trudel, S., Addressing the People Issues when Developing and Implementing Engineering Processes. Actes - 9th Annual International Symposium of the International Council on Systems Engineering, Brighton, U.K., 1999.
Laporte, C.Y., Development and Integration Issues about Software Engineering, Systems Engineering and Project Management Processes, Actes - Software Process Conference, Monte Carlo, Déc 1-4, 1998. Présentation.
Laporte, C.Y., Papiccio, N., Trudel, S., A Software Factory for the Canadian Government Year 2000 Conversion Program, Actes - Software Process Conference, Monte Carlo, Déc 1-4, 1998. Présentation.
Laporte, C.Y., Guay, A., Tousignant, J., The Application of a Systems Engineering Process to the Re-Engineering of an Air Defense System, Actes -8th Annual International Symposium of the International Council on Systems Engineering, Vancouver, Juillet 26-30, 1998. Présentation.
Laporte, C.Y., Papiccio, N., Development and Integration of Engineering Processes at Oerlikon Aerospace. Actes - International Council on Systems Engineering- INCOSE, Los Angeles, Août 3-7, 1997. Présentation.
Laporte, C.Y., Software Process Engineering Activities in Québec, Actes - Software Process 96 Conference, Brighton U.K., Déc. 1996. Présentation
Laporte, C.Y., Papiccio, N., Software and Systems Engineering Process Improvement at Oerlikon Aerospace, Actes -Vision96 Process Improvement Symposium, Montréal, Oct. 8-10, 1996. Présentation
Laporte, C.Y., Process Improvement and the Management of Change, Actes - IEEE Computer Society Workshop on Software Engineering Technology Transfer, Avril 28-29, 1994.
Laporte, C.Y., April, G.E., The Architecture of a Voice Interactive Evaluation System and its Application to Radio Frequency Selection in a Military Aircraft. Actes- International Society for Mini and Microcomputers (ISMM), Mimi 1986, IEEE, Beverley Hills, Californie, Février 1986.
Laporte, C.Y., Houle, J.L., Design of a Voice Interactive System for Command Functions in a Military Aircraft, Actes - IASTED Fourth Int. Symposium of Applied Informatics, Innsbruck, Autriche, Fév. 1986.
Laporte, C.Y., A Description of the Architecture of a Voice I/O Evaluation System and its Application in a Military Jet Aircraft, Speech Tech 1985, New York, 22 24 avril 1985. Actes - Speech Tech '85, Vol. 1 number 2, 1985, pp 313 316.
Laporte, C.Y., Houle, J.L., La réalisation d'un terminal graphique pour le contrôle du traffic aérien d'aéroports militaires canadiens. Proceedings-Third Int. Symposium of Applied Informatics", Grindelwald, Suisse, 19 22 février 1985.


Thesis

Laporte, C.Y., Contributions au génie logiciel et au développement et déploiement de normes internationales en génie logiciel pour de très petites organisations, Université de Bretagne Occidentale (France), octobre 2009.
Laporte, C.Y., "Réalisation d'un système à interaction vocale pour un avion militaire à hautes performances". Mémoire de Maîtrise es Sciences Appliquées, Informatique appliquée et Ordinateur, École Polytechnique, Montréal, 1986.
Laporte, C.Y., "Réalisation d'un système d'acquisition de données pour banc d'essaie de moteurs à combustion interne", Mémoire de Maîtrise ès sciences (physique), Université de Montréal, Qué., 1980.


Other Publications

Laporte, C.Y., Séguin, N., Villas Boas, G.,Sanyakorn Buasung, Ergreifen die Vorteile von Software und Systems Engineering Normen. Translated from: ISO Focus+, International Organization for Standardization, February 2013, pp 32-36
Laporte, C.Y., Chevalier, F., Maurice, J.-C.,Verbesserung des Projektmanagements für kleine Projekte. Translated from: ISO Focus+, International Organization for Standardization, February 2013, pp 52-55.
Laporte, C.Y., Chevalier, F., Maurice, J.-C.,Mejorando la administración de proyectos en proyectos pequeños. Translated from: ISO Focus+, International Organization for Standardization, February 2013, pp 52-55.
Laporte, C.Y., Chevalier, F., Maurice, J.-C., Improving Project Management for Small Projects, ISO Focus+, International Organization for Standardization, February 2013, pp 52-55.
Laporte, C.Y., Séguin, N., Villas Boas, G., Sanyakorn Buasung, Pequenas organizações de TI, Boletim ABNT (Associaçao Brasileira de Normas Technicas), July 2013, p 16-20. www.abnt.org.br
Laporte, C.Y., Séguin, N., Villas Boas, G., Pequeñas empresas de tecnología - Aprovechando las ventajas de las normas de ingeniería de software y sistemas, Translated from: ISO Focus+, International Organization for Standardization, February 2013, pp 32-36
Laporte, C.Y., Séguin, N., Villas Boas, G.Sanyakorn Buasung, Seizing the benefits of software and systems engineering standards, ISO Focus+, International Organization for Standardization, February 2013, pp 32-36
Séguin, N., Laporte, C.Y., Larissa, A, Analyse, évaluation et amélioration de la performance du processus de développement de logiciels libres : une approche par la nouvelle norme ISO/CEI 29110, Revue Génie Logiciel, Numéro 102, septembre 2012, pp 2-17.
Couture, A., Laporte, C.Y., Champagne, R., Amélioration de la performance des processus de test de recette dans une société d’État québécoise, Revue Génie Logiciel, Numéro 101, juin 2012, pp 51-60
Laporte, C.Y., Fanmuy, G., Ptack, K., Marvin, J., Systems and Software Engineering Standards for Very Small Entities, INSIGHT, Vol. 15, Issue 1, April 2012, pp 32-33.
Laporte, C.Y., Fanmuy, G., Ptack, K., Marvin J., Normes d’ingénierie système et logiciel pour les très petites organisations, Revue Génie Logiciel, Numéro 100, mars 2012, pp 55-61.
Kabli, S., Laporte, C.Y., Taillefer, M., Conception, réalisation et mise à l’essai de trousses de déploiement pour faciliter et accélérer l’implémentation de la norme ISO/CEI 20000 par les très petites structures, Revue Génie Logiciel, Numéro 94, septembre 2010, pp 47-63
Benttoumi, M., Laporte, C.Y., April A., Kabli, S., Étude sur les cas d'échec ou de réussite partielle en amélioration des processus logiciels dans des sociétés québécoises, Revue Génie Logiciel, Numéro 92, mars 2010, pp 29-42.
Laporte, C.Y., April, A., Bencherif, K., L'assurance qualité logicielle enseignée aux futurs ingénieurs en logiciel, Revue Génie Logiciel, Numéro 91, Décembre 2009, pp 46-55.
Berrhouma, N., Laporte, C.Y., Doucet, M., April, A., Mesure du coût de la qualité logicielle d’un projet d’envergure de la société Bombardier Transport, Revue Génie Logiciel, Numéro 88, Mars 2009, pp 47-57.
Desfosses, Y. B, Laporte, Claude Y, April, A., Berrhouma, Nabil, Méthode d’amélioration des services de TI, basée sur ITIL, dans les entreprises québécoises, Revue Génie Logiciel, septembre 2008, numéro 86, pp 47-59.
Laporte, C.Y., Alexandre, S, Renault, A., Developing International Standards for Very Small Enterprises, IEEE Computer, March 2008, Volume 41, numéro 3, pp 82-85
Laporte, C.Y., Standards Application in Very Small Enterprises, IEEE Computer, Octobre 2007, Volume 40, numéro 10, pp 22-23.
Laporte, C.Y., April, A., Renault, A., The application of International Software Engineering Standards in Very Small Enterprises, Revue canadienne de l'IEEE, Numéro 53, automne 2006, pp14-15.
Laporte, C.Y., Renault, A., Alexandre, S., Uthayanaka, T. The Application of ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC7 Software Engineering Standards in Very Small Enterprises, ISO Focus, International Organisation for Standardisation, September 2006, pp 36-38.
Laporte, C.Y., INCOSE 3rd Annual Conference for Space, Insight, Publication of the International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE), Vol. 7, Issue 3, Octobre 2004.
Laporte, C.Y., Papiccio, N., Software and Systems Engineering Process Development and Integration at Oerlikon Aerospace, Software Process Newsletter, IEEE Computer Society, Committee on Software Process, Technical Council on Software Engineering, No.11, hiver 1998.
Laporte, C.Y., Trudel, S., Development Integration and Implementation of Engineering Processes at Oerlikon Aerospace, International Council on Systems Engineering–Insight, Vol. 2 issue 3, automne 1999.
Laporte, C.Y., A Review of Some Speech Projects at the Department of National Defense, Speech Technology, Vol. 2, Number 4, Février/Mars 1985, pp 68 - 74.


Invited Speaker

The Development of Software with ISO/IEC 29110 Standards and Guides - To Improve the Competitiveness of Enterprises in Quality, Cost and Schedule, 6th International Conference on Software Process Improvement, Zacatecas, Mexico, Octobre 18-20, 2017.

La implementación de la norma ISO/IEC 29110 Guías de Gestión e Ingeniería para las organizaciones pequeñas, 5th International Conference on Software Process Improvement, Aguascalientes, Mexico, October 12-14, 2016.

El nuevo conjunto de normas internacionales, estandares y guias ISO/IEC 29110 de Ingeniería de Software y Sistemas para entidades muy pequeñas - Información general y logros, 5th International Conference on Software Process Improvement, Aguascalientes, Mexico, October 12-14, 2016.

ISO/IEC 29110: Normas y guías de ingeniería de software y sistemas para entidades muy pequeñas, Convención Informática 2016, La Habana, Cuba, March 16th 2016.

Laporte, C.Y., Bérubé, J., Implementations of ISO/IEC 29110 in Canada, Past and Future of Small Software/System Developers, 10th anniversary symposium for the WG24 project, 13 novembre 2015, Japan Information Technology Services Industry Association, Tokyo, Japon (Presentation in Japanese), (Presentation in English).
ISO/IEC 29110 Software and Systems Engineering Standards and Guides for Very Small Entities, Third International Congress of Software Engineering, Information Systems and Information Technologies, October 28-30, 2014. Lima, Peru.
The Cost of Software Quality - How Software Quality Assurance Can Help Reduce Rework, Third International Congress of Software Engineering, Information Systems and Information Technologies, October 28-30, 2014. Lima, Peru. 
Involving Software Engineering Students in Learning and Implementing Software Engineering Standards, World Standards Cooperation - Academic Day - Links between university education about standardization and initiatives to engage graduate students, August 15th 2014, Ottawa, Canada.
The Management of Change, Fifth Ibero-americano SOCOTE Congress, organised by the Universitad Politecnica de Valancia and the Universitad de San Martin de Porres, Octobre 16th 2013, Lima, Peru
Technology Transfer, Universitad de San Martin de Porres, Octobre 16th 2013, Lima, Peru.
Development of Systems Engineering Standards for Very Small Entities, Universitad de San Martin de Porres, Octobre 15th 2013, Lima, Peru.
La nouvelle norme ISO/CEI 29110 pour les très petits organismes, Centre d'entreprises et d'innovation de Montréal, Montréal, April 11, 2013.
The Development of Software and Systems Engineering International Standards for Very Small Entities, Universidad de Belgrano, Buenos Aires, Argentine, Novembre 14, 2012.
Measuring the Cost of Software Quality of a Large Software Project at Bombardier Transportation, Universitad de Lima, Peru, Septembre 13, 2012.
La nouvelle norme ISO/IEC 29110 pour les très petits organismes en logiciel, itSMF Montréal, École de technologie supérieure, Octobre 26, 2011.
The Development of a Set of Tools to Facilitate the Adoption and the Implementation of the ISO/IEC 29110 Standard by Very Small Entities, RIO INFO 2011, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Septembre 29, 2011.
The Development and Diffusion of International Standard ISO/IEC 29110 for Very Small Enterprises involved in Software Development, Université UNAM (Mexico) Mexique, August 26 2011.
La nouvelle norme ISO/IEC 29110 pour les très petites organisations, Journée Thématique AFIS (Association Française Ingénierie Système), Ingénierie Système pour PME et Petits Projets, May 24, 2011, Paris.
La nouvelle norme ISO/IEC 29110 pour les très petites organisations, Chapitre de Montréal du Project Management Institute (PMI), April 20, 2011, Montréal
The Development of International Standards Tailored to the Needs of Very Small Entities, College of Arts Media and Technology (CAMT), Chiang Mai University, 9 Décembre, 2009.
The Development of International Standards for Very Small Enterprises: Historical Perspectives and Achievements, Lima, Pérou, November 11, 2009.
The Development of International Standards for Very Small Enterprises: Historical Perspectives and Achievements, Mexico, Mexique, Novembre 12, 2008.
Le développement de normes internationales de génie logiciel pour les très petites entreprises, Journée qualité informatique, CRIM, Québec, December 13, 2007.
The Application of International Software Engineering Standards in Very Small Enterprises, Ottawa SPIN, June 14, 2007.
Improvement of Software Engineering Performances An Experience Report at Bombardier Transportation – Total Transit Systems Signalling Group. Actual problems of systems and software engineering Seminar, International Center for Informatics and Electronics (ICIE), Moscou, May 18, 2007.
The Application of International Software Engineering Standards in Very Small Enterprises, Parquesoft, 11 juillet 2006, Cali (Colombia).
The Application of International Software Engineering Standards in Very Small Enterprises, Software Engineering Workshop, 5-7 juillet 2006, Cartagena de Indias (Colombia).
Adaptation of ISO/IEC Software Engineering Standards for Very Small Enterprises, Second Software Engineering Process Group Latin America Conference (SEPG-LA), 16-18 novembre 2005, Guadalajara (Mexico).
Applying Software Engineering Standards in Small Settings: Recent historical perspectives and initial achievements, CMMI Workshop for Small Settings, Software Engineering Institute, 19-20 octobre 2005.
Le triangle de la qualité des logiciels: le personnel, le processus et le produit, Colloque, Ministère de la santé et des services sociaux du Québec, Québec, 13 Juin 2001.
La gestion et la création de la connaissance, Colloque de l’Association professionnelle des informaticiens et informaticiennes du Québec (APIIQ), Montréal, 17 juin 1999.
Software and Systems Engineering Process Development and Integration at Oerlikon Aerospace, Université du Québec à Montréal, Septembre 1997.
La démarche et l’expérience de Oerlikon Aérospatiale, Journée de formation, Association professionnelle des informaticiens et informaticiennes du Québec, 22 novembre 1995.
A Canadian Software Engineering Initiative, Saskatchewan Ada Association, Régina, Saskatoon, mai 1991.
La synthèse et la reconnaissance de la parole et ses applications dans un avion, Experimental Aircraft Association, St Hubert, Octobre 1986.
Voice Interactive Systems and their Applications to Avionics, Ottawa Chapter of the Old Crows Association, Ottawa, Ont., décembre 1981.
Man/Machine Interface and Voice Input/Output, Chapitre de Montréal de "Instrument Society of America", Montréal, Septembre 1981.
A New Concept of Carburation, Defence Research Establishment, Ottawa, Ont., 13 juillet 1978.


Presentations at Conferences and Workshops

Laporte, C.Y., Houde, R., Blondelle, G., Systems and Software Engineering Standards and Open Source Tools for Very Small Enterprises – A Case Study, Embedded World Conference, Nuremburg, Germany, February 23-25, 2016
Laporte, C.Y., O'Connor, R., The Development and Experimentation of an International Standard for Very Small Entities Involved in Software Development, Computing Professionals (CP) 2010, 21-23 Avril 2010, Montréal, Canada.
The Development of International Standards for Very Small Entities: Historical Perspectives, Achievements and Way Forward, National Association of Software and Services Companies, National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) Quality Summit, Hyderabad, Inde, 23 Mai 2009
Le développement de normes internationales de génie logiciel pour les très petites entreprises, Journées de l’Aber Wrac’h, Séminaire annuel du Laboratoire d’Informatique des systèmes Complexes, Aber Wrac’h, Bretagne, France, 29 mai 2008.
The Application of International Standards in Very Small Enterprises, Software Engineering Process Group Conference, Software Engineering Institute, Austin (Texas), 26- 29 Mars 2007.
Coverage Analysis and Improvement of the Role Definitions of the Bombardier Software Engineering Process. International Conference Software & Systems Engineering and their Applications (ICSSEA), Paris, décembre 2004.
“Development and Integration Issues about Software Engineering, Systems Engineering and Project Management Processes”, Université du Québec à Montréal, Séminaire du département d’informatique, janvier 1999.
“Development and Integration Issues about Software Engineering, Systems Engineering and Project Management Processes”, Software Process Conference, Monte Carlo, décembre 1998.
A Software Factory for the Canadian Government Year 2000 Conversion Program”, Software Process Conference, Monte Carlo, décembre 1998.
“The Application of a Systems Engineering Process to the Re-Engineering of an Air Defense System”, 8th Annual International Symposium of the International Council on Systems Engineering, Vancouver, juillet 1998.
"A Software Factory for the Canadian Department of Defense Year 2000 Conversion", 10th Annual Software Technology Conference, Salt Lake City, avril 1998.
“L’ingénierie et l’intégration des processus de génie logiciel, de génie systèmes et de gestion de projets”, 10 ièmes journées internationales – le génie logiciel et ses applications, Paris, décembre 1997.
“Development and Integration of Engineering Processes at Oerlikon Aerospace”, International Council on Systems Engineering Conference, Los Angeles, California, août 1997.
“The Systems Engineering Maturity Model and its Application at Oerlikon Aerospace, Joint INCOSE-SPIN meeting, Montréal, juin 1997.
Software Process Engineering Activities in Québec”, Software Process 96, Brighton, U.K., décembre 1996.
Software and Systems Engineering Process Improvement at Oerlikon Aerospace, Vision 96 Process Improvement Symposium, Montréal, octobre 1996.
“The Montreal Software Process Improvement Network”, Video-Conference: Paris: France-SPIN, Pittsburgh: Software Engineering Institute, Montreal: Applied Software Engineering Centre, décembre 1993.
“Process Maturity Model: a Canadian Experience”, German-Québec Workshop, Bonn, Germany, octobre 1993.
"The Applied Software Engineering Centre", Aerospace Industries Association of Canada, Ottawa, 14 avril 1992.
"A Distributed Computer System for the Development of Voice Interactive Applications", Proceedings IASTED Int. Symposium Computers and their Applications for Development, Taormina, Italie, 3 septembre 1986.
"Design of a Voice Interactive System for Command Functions in a Military Aircraft", IASTED Fourth Int. Symposium of Applied Informatics, Proceedings IASTED Int. Symposium, Innsbruck, Autriche, février 1986.
"The Architecture of a Voice Interactive Evaluation System and its Application to Radio Frequency Selection in a Military Aircraft", the International Society for Mini and Microcomputers (ISMM), Mimi 1986, organized by IEEE, Beverley Hills, Californie, février 1986.
"A Description of the Architecture of a Voice I/O Evaluation System and its Application in a Military Jet Aircraft", Speech Tech 1985, Proceeding of Speech Tech '85, Vol. 1 number 2, 1985, pp 313 316, New York, 22 24 avril 1985.
"La réalisation d'un terminal graphique pour le contrôle du traffic aérien d'aéroports militaires canadiens", Third Int. Symposium of Applied Informatics", Grindelwald, Suisse, février 1985.
"Voice Input/output and their Applications", Defence and Civil Institute of Environmental Medicine, B.F.C. Toronto, 6 août 1982.
"Voice Interactive Systems and their Applications to Avionics", Director Aerospace Combat System, Ottawa, Ont., décembre 1981.
"Voice Interactive Systems and their Applications to Avionics", Aerospace Engineering Conference, Greenwood, N.E., octobre 1981.
"Voice Synthesis and its Applications", Director Avionics and Simulator Engineering, Ottawa, Ont., mai 1981.
"Un nouveau concept de carburation", Collège militaire royal de Saint Jean, Qué., 13 septembre 1978.
"A New Concept of Carburation", Conférence du Génie du Matériel Terrestre, Borden, Ontario, mai 1978.
"L'effet du champ électrique sur le taux de croissance du maïs", Colloque du Ministère de l'agriculture, St Hyacinthe, avril 1973.


Technical Reports

Laporte, C.Y. Brisson, G., "A Study on the Implementation of CAD and other Software Needs at Collège militaire royal de Saint Jean", juin 1985.
Laporte, C.Y. Brisson, G., "A Statement of Requirements for the Implementation of CAD/CAM and other Computer Capabilities at the Collège militaire royal de Saint Jean", Sept 1985.


Contact info

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