XP 2018 will offer an open-closed program with three days of research and practice sessions, keynotes, experience reports, panels, tool demonstrations, lightning talks, as well as a lot of free space for informal and lively Open Space sessions, Makerspace challenges, and Guru Space challenges. In addition, XP 2018 will have two days of tutorials and workshops (research and practice), a Doctoral Symposium, an Agile in Education and Training event, and  co-located agile events. It will be an intensive agile week!

XP 2018 conference’s program will mashup a sample of Porto’s attractions, to promote informal and playful conversations about agile, and to make sure that your XP’s experience will be un-for-get-ta-ble!     (@^◡^)


XP 2018 - the19th International Conference on Agile Software Development - will host the six exciting research workshops on agile related topics, to discuss or present results of research and practice, in one half or full-day.

Submissions of papers for these research workshops are open. More details in the respective research workshop pages.

- Papers due: 3 March 2018
- Papers notification: 6 April 2018
- Camera-ready due: 14 April 2018
- Workshop program ready: 28 April 2018

For more information about the individual workshops, please visit

- Stefan Wagner, University of Stuttgart, Germany
- Rashina Hoda, University of Auckland, New Zealand