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Eclipse Finance Day 2012


The Eclipse Finance Day is a great opportunity to learn how financial institutions are using and benefiting from Eclipse and open source software. This 1-day event will be held October 16, 2012 at the UBS offices in Zurich Switzerland. There is no cost to attend, but pre-registration is required.

Eclipse Finance Day will feature two important trends: Model Driven Development and Modernization. Attendees will discover how financial institutions are using Eclipse and learn the current best practices. The event will feature speakers from leading financial institutions, like UBS, Credit Suisse, Swiss Mobiliar, Swiss PostFinance and more.

The event is open to everyone working in the financial industry. Priority registration will be given to individuals that are employed by a financial institution.

Tuesday, October 16, 2012
8:30am - 5:30pm

NOTE: Some talks will be in English and other talks will be in German


Time Track 1 Track 2
8:30 -9:00 Registration
9:00-9:30 Introduction and Eclipse Update
9:30-10:00 Why Model When You Can Just Program? - Ed Merks, itemis pdf
10:00-10:30 What makes an application a "good" application? - Christian Campo pdf
10:30-11:00 Gaining traceability in the world of fragmented Agile ALM stacks - Benjamin Muskalla pdf
11:00-11:15 Coffee Break
11:15-11:45 Usage of ECore+OCL for business modeling in the connection with Excel-based model representation and validation in the Life Insurance business domain - Ilia Louganski, Credit Suisse Trust Model-based UI Transformation to Eclipse Scout - Volkert Barr (Raiffeisen) & Stephan Leicht (BSI) GERMAN TALK

Interface Management in a Large Enterprise Robert Blust, UBS pdf

Modularization of large projects using Eclipse and OSGi - Marc Hoffman, Swiss Railway pdf
12:15-1:30 Lunch
1:30-2:00 Model Driven Tool Chain for a Large Swiss Bank - Mario Lovisi (Credit Suisse) and Serano Colameo (itemis Schweiz) pdf Managing Eclipse Workplaces in the Enterprise - Dietmar Stoll, itemis Schweiz pdf
2:00-2:30 Business Capability Modeling and EMF Recapitulation and Developments on Business and Tooling side - Christian Meier (UBS), Peter Brunner (NTT Data) & Philipp W. Kutter (Montages) pdf pdf Lessons learned by replace a bank-wide core application with an Eclipse RCP Client and a JEE backend - Nikolaos Kaintantzis, Zuhlke Engineering GERMAN TALK pdf
2:30-3:00 Model-driven development in the context of technical SOA - Michael Rauch & Christoph Gutmann, Swiss Mobiliar pdf One Vision – One Platform; Eclipse as a platform for GUI integration - Remo Lotscher & Christin Spicher, Swiss PostFinance GERMAN TALK
3:00-3:30 Break
3:30-4:00 Modernizing a large Counter Application during ongoing operation - Dieter Funk (Swiss Post) & Paolo Bazzi (BSI) GERMAN TALK pdf Experiences from Using EJBs in an Eclipse RCP Application - Markus Hediger, SIX Payment Services pdf
4:00-4:30 Requirements Engineering, Management and Traceability with Eclipse - Jens Trompeter, itemis pdf Generating Web Serices with Xtext based DSL - Frank Baier & Matthias Cullmann, Basler GERMAN TALK
4:30-5:30 Reception

All Session Abstracts

Attendee Registration

Please register for this event on the Eventbrite page. Priority will be given to individuals that are employed by financial institutions.


Badenerstrasse 574
8048 Zürich



There is no parking available. The nearest possible car park is at the Shopping Center Letzipark and cost approx 30.- CHF/day.

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