A Crash Course in Manual to Automated Tests

San Francisco Selenium Meetup Group
San Francisco Selenium Meetup Group
Public group

116 New Montgomery St

116 New Montgomery St · San Francisco, CA

How to find us

Sauce Labs is always excited for an opportunity to host our Selenium community. When you arrive, please look for Sauce Labs signage and one of the Sauce Labs teamsters will greet you in the main lobby. Sauce Labs is located on the 3rd floor.

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Everyone at work is talking about automation testing strategies, but where do you start? James Tacker, Technical Content Developer at Sauce Labs, is here to help provide you with tangible testing automation skills to bring back to your team. New to Selenium and/or Appium? We’ve got you covered.

Topics will include:

- Introduction to transitioning from live testing to automated testing
- Simple steps to creating an automated test
- Demonstrated knowledge of Selenium and Appium to increase productivity
- Flexibility of implementation and where you can insert into the build pipeline


- 6:00pm - Networking
- 6:30pm - Presentation & Interactive session
- 7:30pm - Networking

Join us for an evening and intimate workshop with your SF Selenium community. Come for delicious pizza, beverages, and raffle prizes. Stay for an informative skills-driven presentation, networking, and your local community.

Prerequisites for this session will include already having a personal GitHub account created and your laptop at event, as this will be an interactive session that you won’t want to miss.

Presenter Bio:

James Tacker is a driven Technical Content Developer with a passion for developer advocacy and teaching. His mission is to impart copious amounts of practical knowledge to budding automation engineers in an effort to put them in the best position for success. He is also an avid fan of music festivals, burritos, and Spider Man.

Follow James!
-LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/jamestacker/
-Twitter: @tackerographer
-Website: www.jamestacker.com