Experiences of Testing in an Agile Environment
3 speakers give their experiences of software testing developed in an agile development environment. Followed by a panel session for more detailed questioning of the 3 speakers. Plus the chance to discuss and network over free refreshments.
Agenda: Date = Thursday 20th September 7.00: Refreshments and networking
7.30: Each speaker gives a quick 10 minute talk highlighting their experiences and lessons of software testing in an agile environment
8.10: The speakers join a 20 minute panel/Q&A allows the audience to ask more specific questions
8.30: Further refreshments and networking
Brindusa Gabur is a passionate and energetic agile practitioner, who helps ambitious companies across Europe to boost the quality of their product and processes.
Her software development journey started in 2006, whilst studying Computer Science in Bucharest. Since then she has lived, worked in and led agile teams across Romania, Greece, Germany, Spain and the UK. She is currently working as a Agile Consultant for TCL, where she continues to support companies agile adoption.
Sean Robbins Quality Analyst at Brightpearl
Adam Knight is currently Director of QA and Support at UK Big Data storage vendor RainStor. He has been successfully working in an agile organisation for 6 years and his work at RainStor was used as a case study for successful agile acceptance testing and automation in Gojko Adzic's 2011 book "Specification by Example". As a passionate tester and member of the UK testing community Adam maintains an active blog at www.a-sisyphean-task.com and has spoken at various testing events including UKTMF and STC Meetups, TestBash and EUROstar.
Venue: City of Bristol College, College Green Centre, St George's Road, Bristol BS1 5UA See http://www.bristol.bcs.org.uk/?q=node/3
If you come in via the St George's Road entrance, the room where the talk is held is directly opposite you across a small courtyard - look for the BCS banner!