2017 Conference Schedule


2017 Conference Schedule

7:00 – 7:50 Breakfast & Registration
7:50 – 8:00 Opening Remarks
8:00 – 9:00 Opening Keynote

Let It Go! Your Traditional Testing Role, that is

Jess Lancaster

9:00 – 9:15 BREAK
9:15 – 10:15 NextGen QA…Today!

Anne Hungate
Quality Assurance & User Experience: Friends or Foes?

Richard Douglass
Improving Test Team Throughput By Improving Test Architecture

Dustin Williams
More Than a Tester: Involving QA throughout the Agile Process

Paul Meeker
Metric Free Test Management

Joseph Ours
10:15 – 10:30 BREAK
10:30 – 11:30 Career Growth Questions You’re Afraid to Ask

Cassandra Faris
Making a Mock

Kelsey Shannahan
Page Object from the Ground Up

Joseph Beale
Defect Triage

Matt Eakin
True North Testing™: Keeping Your Projects On Course With A Metrics-Based Methodology

Jeff Van Fleet, Julie Hagan, Brian Keck
11:30 – 12:45 LUNCH
12:45 – 1:45 Create Testing Commandos for Creative Problem Solving!

Pradeepa Narayanaswamy
Testing Microservices

Bradley Temple
Automated Mobile Testing: The Roller Coaster Ride Which Is Appium

Jared Sheffer
Confessions of an Inside Trader: How I Use My Dev and QA Skills and Knowledge to Cheat the System

Brian Bayer
Dev-Ops Under the Microscope

Rob Bowyer
1:45 – 1:55 BREAK
1:55 – 2:55 The Feds Are Ahead! DevOps Quality Assessment for Big Programs

Dante Vilardi

Dmitry Sharkov
Curating Your Cukes

Eric Kessler
CoverMyQuality: Implementation of a New Quality Program

Rick Neighbarger, Susan Bradley
The bare minimum you need to know about web security testing in 2017

Ken De Souza
2:55 – 3:05 BREAK
3:05 – 4:05 Automated Testing – DevOps Enabler

Alan S. Koch
Testing and Checking… potentially adding a new layer to your perspective

Newton Olivieri
Innovative Cucumber Test Process and Web app with Drag and Drop Test Creation

Jeremy Davis
Digital transformation continues to drive IT strategy, How is QA and testing positioned?

Satish Natarajan, Shiva Agolla
Bringing the Hacker Mindset into Requirements and Testing

Eapen Thomas, Jason Petry
4:05 – 4:15 BREAK
4:15 – 5:15 Closing Keynote

Step up and take Flight

Louise Elliott

5:15 – 5:30 Raffle / Closing Remarks