Stpcon Spring 2014

Sheraton New Orleans $159/night

Test Strategy STPCon Spring 2014

Test Strategy, Process and Design

Before you begin testing on a project, your team should have a formal or informal test strategy.  There are key elements you need to consider when formulating your test strategy.  If not, you may be wasting valuable time, money and resources.   In this track you will learn the strategic and practical approaches to software testing and test case design, based on the underlying software development methodology.  This track includes topics related to developing a test strategy, test estimation, risk management and data management.

101: Create Your Roadmap to Data-Driven Quality
Seth Eliot Principal Knowledge Engineer, Microsoft

201: Building the Business Case for ATDD
Joseph Ours Director of Advisory Services, Cohesion

301: The Future Impact of ISO29119 Software Testing Standard on the World
Jon Hagar Principle, Grand Software Testing

401: Tracking Exploratory Testing Sessions for Improved Reporting Capabilities
Graeme Harvey Quality Assurance Developer, Desire2Learn

501: Making Numbers Count – Metrics That Matter
Mike Trites Senior Test Consultant, Professional Quality Assurance Ltd.

601: Performance Strategies and Business Impacts
Mark Tomlinson Practitioner of Performance Testing, West Evergreen Consulting, LLC

701: Put on Your Business Hat
Vikas Raina Senior Test Manager, Citi Financial

801: Service Virtualization in the Testing World
Chockalingam Gomathisankar SOA Test Lead, Infosys
Mike Lyles Senior QA Manager, Lowe’s Companies, Inc.

901: Testing the Data Warehouse – Triumph Through Effective Planning
Wayne Yaddow Data Warehouse, ETL QA Analyst, Oppenheimer Funds

904: Determining High Risk Requirements Using Criticality Analysis & Risk Assessment (CARA)
Paul Shovlin Director of Client Management, Checkpoint Technologies

Pre-3: The Domain Testing Workshop
Cem Kaner Professor, Florida Institute of Technology
Rebecca Fiedler , Kaner, Fiedler, & Associates, LLC.