REFraming Elicitation

2nd International Workshop on Requirements Engineering Frameworks

REFrame 2/2023, “REFraming Elicitation”, will take place at RE 2023, the 31st IEEE International Requirements Engineering Conference 2023, 04–08 September 2023, in Hannover, Germany.

Workshop Program

The REFrame workshop will take place on Monday, 04 September 2023, from 9:00 to 17:00 o’clock (CEST).

It will include different types of presentations, such as keynote, scientific paper, experience report, and poster, and provide plenty of room for discussions.

Time Session
9:00–10:30 Session 1: Welcome, Introduction & Keynote
9:00–9:15 Welcome & Introduction
9:15–9:45 Introduction of participants, collection of the participants’ expectations on the workshop
9:45–10:30 Keynote presentation & discussion:

“Requirements Engineering Framework in the case of Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)”

Alina Kretschmer and Linda Maria Wings

10:30–11:00 Coffee Break
11:00–12:30 Session 2: Scientific Papers & Experience Reports
11:00–11:30 Presentation & discussion

“Explanations on Demand – An approach for eliciting the actual need for explanations”

Hannah Deters, Jakob Droste, Mathis Fechner & Jil Klünder

11:30–12:00 Presentation & discussion

“On the importance of a requirements elicitation framework to ensure sustainability in the digital education ecosystems”

Claudia-Melania Chituc

12:00–12:30 Presentation & discussion

“Towards a modern quality framework”

Martin Glinz, Norbert Seyff, Stan Bühne, Xavier Franch & Kim Lauenroth

12:30–14:00 Lunch Break
14:00–15:30 Session 3: Position Paper & Poster Presentations, Discussion
14:00–14:20 Presentation

“A framework for user-triggered requirements engineering in the process of ‘digital transformation’ for small and medium enterprises”

Rüdiger Weißbach

14:20–14:40 Invited poster presentations

Posters that present relevant past results from the REFrame community on requirements and elicitation frameworks

14:40–15:00 Combined discussion on position paper and posters
15:00–15:30 Moderated discussion: Use cases and requirements for modern elicitation frameworks
15:30–16:00 Coffee Break
16:00–17:30 Session 4: Discussion & Wrap-Up
16:00–17:00 Moderated discussion:

  • Review of participants’ expectations & experiences
  • Desired characteristics of modern elicitation frameworks
  • Paths for developing modern elicitation frameworks
  • Towards a public domain compendium of requirements frameworks, methods, and techniques
17:00–17:30 Wrap-up, participants’ summary statements & outlook on follow-up activities
17:30 End of workshop
starting 19:00 Opportunity for joint dinner


Paper presentations in Session 1 include 20 min time for presentation and 10 min for discussion.

The room will be f142 on the first floor of the university’s main building.
Floor plan:
Please double-check the room number at your conference check-in on Monday morning.

After the workshop, there will be the opportunity to meet for a joint dinner in a Hannover restaurant. Details will be coordinated during the workshop.

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