El Segundo, CA (PRWEB) June 21, 2012
Ton Dekkers, Director of Consulting for Galorath International, Ltd, is serving as this year’s Program Chairperson and will be a presenter at the Software Measurement European Forum 2012 to be held 25-26 June at Casa San Bernardo in Rome, Italy.
Ton’s presentation this year will focus on supplier benefits of using parametrics in contract negotiations by highlighting a real-world case study whereby supplier management was able to make a determination on a competitive bid based upon the use of a parametric model. Ton’s presentation discusses the methods and challenges in using this approach in order for the supplier to obtain a successful project tender. This is the 8th consecutive year that Ton is presenting at this forum.
About Ton Dekkers:
As Director of Consulting for Galorath International, Ltd, Ton is responsible for product and process related services and consultancy. This includes cost and risk analysis, support and training in Galorath’s SEER cost estimating solutions, process improvement initiatives related to project estimation and benchmarking, and more. Ton has been a guest lecturer on parametric estimation and software sizing at various universities across Europe including UCL (London-UK), University of Twente (NL) and University of Jyväskylä (Finland).
About SMEF 2012:
SMEF 2012 is the 9th year of the forum. This year’s theme is Software Contract Governance by Metrics. There are more than 18 authors from organizations across Europe and as far away as Brazil. The 2012 event offers a program designed to illustrate the best practices, recommendations, tools, techniques and implementation processes of software measurement in order to optimize the processes of planning, negotiation, execution and control of software contracts.
About Galorath Incorporated
Galorath Incorporated has invested more than two decades developing solutions to help government and commercial organizations plan and manage complex software, hardware, electronics, manufacturing and IT projects. Their suite of SEER® predictive modeling applications is the most comprehensive estimation, planning and management solution in the industry. Visit http://www.galorath.com for additional information.