QAI has been successfully organizing the Software Estimation Colloquium (SEC) singe 2006. SEC provides a unique forum for exchanging, learning, and accelerating implementation of best practices in the domain of Sizing &  Estimation.

The purpose of SEC is to promote the existence, implementation, and importance of the required essentials for achieving market leadership and performance excellence for the project and the organization, with a focus on the estimation practices.

SEC, the premier software engineering conference aims to exhibit, showcase, provide information on how organizations are improving their project management practices, including practices, metrics, methods, techniques. In this direction, SEC brings together practitioners and thought leaders from industry, academia and government for sharing, exchanging ideas and learning in the area of Software Estimation.