Jürgen Mutschall ponders what is to be done to make MDSD a mandatory development methodology for every large scale project.
Rainer Koschke discusses software cloning – reusing code through copy and paste.
Darius Silingas reviews multiple real-world MDA cases by presenting the problems faced, analyzing what went wrong, and suggesting how to address similar issues in your projects and organizations.
Ian Goodsell discusses the challenges encountered with tool versioning and new approaches needed to support continuous delivery.
Markus Völter conducts a tutorial on polyglot programming, explaining why one should use multiple languages and how.
Sven Efftinge keynotes on the history, the current status and the future of code generation tools and techniques.
Andrew Watson, Wim Bast, Steven Kelly, Darius Silingas and Markus Völter make a retrospective of the last five years of Code Generation conferences.
Juha-Pekka Tolvanen provides advice and information useful for convincing colleagues and managers why MDD is worth using for development.
Steven Kelly discusses designing languages for humans based on insight from cognitive and empirical research.
Darius Silingas emphasized the need for quality models in MDD, presenting a number of anti-patterns along with best practices for creating them.
Jan Bosch discusses the importance of speed and innovation in software development, covering Innovation Experiment Systems, a 3 layer product model, and the role of architecture and scalability.
Alex Shatalin and Václav Pech discuss several language workbenches features - type system, dataflow, VCS, refactoring, debugging, and others – with examples based on JetBrains MPS.