October 12-14, 2020
CASTOR Software Days


At the CASTOR Software Days, software researchers, engineers and students meet to present and discuss cutting-edge technology, state of the art and current challenges in three areas:

Embedded Systems

October 12

Embedded real-time systems, softwares, and platforms

DevOps & Chaos Engineering

October 13

Automation from continuous integration to runtime operations

Distributed Systems & AI

October 14

Operations and data analysis at scale

The days will mix keynotes, academic and industry talks, demos, lightning talks and student events. These software days are organized by the CASTOR software research center and are the first incarnation of an annual series of events.


Keynote Speakers

Jean-Baptiste Kempf

President of the VideoLAN

Charity Majors

CTO and co-founder of honeycomb

Azalia Mirhoseini

Senior Research Scientist at Google Brain

Sebastian Schelter

Assistant professor of computer science at University of Amsterdam




Judith Bütepage

Associate Research Scientist at Spotify

Cicek Cavdar

Assistant professor of communication systems at KTH

Azin Ebrahimi

Senior researcher at KTH

Luminita Färnström

Senior data scientist at Viaplay

Salla Franzén

Group chief data scientist at SEB

John Lundbäck

CEO Arcticus Systems AB

Torvald Mårtensson

Distinguished engineer system integration and test at SAAB

Mattias Nyberg

Adjunct professor of mechatronics and embedded control systems at KTH

Fatemeh Rahimian

Senior data scientist at Swedbank

Mats Skoglund

Business developer at Scania

Jana Tumova

Assistant professor of robotics, perception, and learning at KTH

Forough Yaghoubi

Data Scientist at Ericsson




Organization Team

Benoit Baudry

General co-chair and DevOps track co-chair

Frédéric Loiret

General co-chair and DevOps track co-chair

Amir H. Payberah

Distributed systems & AI track chair

Musard Balliu

Safety and security track co-chair

Elena Troubitsyna

Embedded systems track co-chair

Martin Monperrus

DevOps track co-chair

Matthias Becker

Embedded systems track co-chair

Cyrille Artho

Safety and security track co-chair

Maria Berthelius

Local organizer

Javier Cabrera-Arteaga

Web consultant


The CASTOR Software Days will be held at KTH main campus
SE-100 44, Stockholm, Sweden
D1, Lindstedtsvägen 17, floor 6.