SCHEDULE-AT-A-GLANCE

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Advance Conference Tag Collection

  Saturday, July 29, 2017

  ​Sunday, July 30, 2017

 

Pre-event activities 

Monday, July 31, 2017 - attendance by invitation only

1)  Test Design Competition (Open Category) 2017 Final

2)  Postgraduate Research Workshop 2017




 ​Tuesday Aug 1st, 2017 (DAY 1)

0915

Welcome by MSTB President

0930

Keynote 1: The Top 10 Uses for Function Points in Mature Software OrganizationsCarol Dekkers (Quality Plus Technologies, USA)

1030

MORNING BREAK

1100

Keynote 2: AI-Driven Testing Services: Fad, Fiction, or FutureTariq King (Ultimate Software, Florida International University, USA)

 

1200

 

Panel Discussion 1

Topic: Testing as a Service

Moderator: Michael Cornelius (MSTB)

Panellists:

·         Carol Dekkers

·         John Fodeh

·         Tariq King

·         Graham Bath

1300

LUNCH

 

CT1

(Testing Organisation)​​

CT2

(Testing Practices/Techniques)

CT3

(Specialisation/Verticles)

CT4

(Quality Requirements)

CT5

(Metrics & Sizing)

CT6

(Improving Test)

CT7

(ASQN Track)

1400

Optimize Your Test Case Design

 




John Fodeh

Assessing Organizational Capabilities using TMMi



 

Clive Bates

Key Trends in Testing for the Internet of Things

 




Jon Hagar

Testing in the bimodal IT world: from Testing-for-Record to Testing-for-Engagement


 

Nishi Yasuharu

Just enough Functional Size Measurement

 



Carol Dekkers

Context Driven (Test) Improvement



 

Ruud Teunissen

Metrics Extraction and Evaluation in Enterprise Software Development using OSS


Shinji Kikuchi


1450

How are You Managing Your Test Data?

 


Tanja Tremmel

Assessing Organizational Capabilities using TMMi

(continued)

 

Clive Bates

The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Agile Testing


 

Philip Lew

Combinatorial Test List Generation Using Search Based Algorithms​

 

Dr AbdulRahman Alsewari

Test Estimation: A Simple Effective Experience Based Approach

 

Rob Sabourin

Anti-patterns of Test Design

 



Hans Buwalda

Quality First.. Now That Software is Everywhere & Nowhere




MSTB Q-CoE​

 

1530

 

Keynote 3: Transformation of Test Organizations: The Rise of Testing as a ServiceGraham Bath, (T-Systems, Germany)

1610

AFTERNOON BREAK

1630

Keynote 4: Quality in the Digital AgeJohn Fodeh (Capgemini Sogeti, Denmark)

1730 ​Prize Giving Ceremony

 ​END of DAY 1


 


Wednesday, Aug 2nd, 2017 (DAY 2)


​0930

Keynote 5: How to Have a Long Fun Career in Software Testing, Jon Hagar (Grand Software Testing, USA)

1030

MORNING BREAK

1100

Keynote 6: Testing as a Service (TaaS) - What Does Good Service Mean?Philip Lew (XBOSoft, USA)

1200

Panel Discussion 2

Topic: Testing Analytics for Business

Moderator:  Pn Azizah Hamzah

Panellists:

       Jon Hagar

       Clive Bates

      Makoto Nonaka

1300

LUNCH

 

CT1

CT2

CT3

CT4

CT5

CT6

CT7

(ASQN Track)

1400​

Making Metrics Matter

 

John Fodeh

Topic TBC

 

Makoto Nonaka

Augmenting Your Mobile Strategy with Testing-as-a-Service

 

Tariq King

Enterprise Challenges of Test Data Management

 

Rex Black

Become Successful by Learning from your Experiences

 

Clive Bates

Testing Cloud Services

 

Ruud Teunissen

Certifying Software to Internation Standards


Herman Md Tahir & Zuliha M Yahya


1450

Your Test Data Belongs to You

 

Tanja Tremmel

Testing in The Dark

 

Rob Sabourin

Wanted-testing Specialists!

 

Graham Bath

Test Driven Development Exposed

 

Rex Black

Incorporating Software Support Functions into Agile Teams: A Multidisciplinary Approach

 

Laura Hagar

Testing in the Cold

 

Hans Buwalda

 

1530

 

Keynote 7: Topic TBCMakoto Nonaka (ASQN, Toyo University, Japan)

1610

AFTERNOON BREAK

1630

​Keynote  8: “Shift Left” and What It Means Testers in the Coming Decade?Rex Black (Rex Black Consulting Services, USA)



END of DAY 2

 


 


Thursday, Aug 3rd, 2017 (DAY 3)

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0900 – 1300

Tutorial 1A

 

John Fodeh

Tutorial 2A

 

Rob Sabourin

Tutorial 3A

 

Tariq King

Tutorial 4A

 

Tanja Tremmel

Tutorial 5A

 

Rex Black

Tutorial 6A

Graham Bath

Tutorial 7A

 

Philip Lew

Tutorial 8A

 

Jon Hagar

Tutorial 9A

 

Carol Dekkers

Tutorial 10A

 

Hans Buwalda

Going Agile – Principles, Challenges and Methods

Test Automation in Agile Development

Unit Testing: What Every Tester Should Know

Approach for Test Data Management

(Notebook Required)

Risk-based Testing

Usability Testing in a Nutshell

How to Evaluate and Improve the Mobile User Experience

Independent Verification and Validation: Concepts, Integrity, Covering Risks, and Planning

What are FP and How do They Fit with Software Estimating

The top 5 areas for Automated Testing at Scale

1300 – 1400

LUNCH

1400 – 1800

Tutorial 1B

 

John Fodeh

Tutorial 2B

 

Rob Sabourin

Tutorial 3B

 

Tariq King

Tutorial 4B

 

Tanja Tremmel

Tutorial 5B

 

Rex Black

Tutorial 6B

 

Graham Bath

Tutorial 7B

 

Philip Lew

Tutorial 8B

 

Jon Hagar

Tutorial 9B

 

Carol Dekkers

Tutorial 10B

 

Hans Buwalda

Pragmatic Test Metrics​

Test Estimation in the Face of Uncertainty

Microservices Testing Strategies

Approach for Test Data Management

(Notebook Required)

Pairwise Testing

Making Change Work in Test Projects

Software Quality Metrics the Agile Way

Model Based   Testing: UTP and ISO Standards

Sample Counts using Websites, Samples, Screens, et cetra

Test Design for Automation

END of SOFTEC Asia 2017

 

Disclaimer: Programme may change without prior notice.​