Distinguished ACM Speaker:
Based in FL, USA
Bio: Scott Tilley is Professor & Director of Computing Education with the Department of Education and Interdisciplinary Studies in the College of Science at the Florida Institute of Technology. Previously he was a Professor of Software Engineering in the Department of Computer Sciences. He holds a PhD from the University of Victoria.
Scott is a Past Chair of the ACM's Special Interest Group on Design of Communication (SIGDOC). He is Chair of the Steering Committee for the IEEE Web Systems Evolution (WSE) series of events. His work in computing education focuses on computing literacy, educational technology, and STEM outreach, while his software engineering research is at the intersection of software testing, cloud computing, and system migration.
Scott writes the weekly "Technology Today" column for the Florida Today newspaper (Gannett). His recent books include "Software Testing in the Cloud: Migration & Execution" (Springer, 2012) and "Hard Problems in Software Testing: Solutions Using Testing as a Service (TaaS)" (Morgan & Claypool, 2014).
Simon Fraser University