Conference

Testit 2017

We are proud to announce that the acclaimed test conference Testit will be held for the fourth year in a row. This year's themes are Test automation and Creative testing.

You can look forward to a tutorial about Robotic Process Automation by RPA evangelist Katriina Valli (FI), Claus Petersen's (DK) inspiring talk about Peer learning and gamification at Unity and a keynote by none other than leadership expert and author of Management 3.0 Jurgen Appelo (NL)!

We have much more lined up this year, featuring presentations from speakers from a wide range of companies like Axis, Qlik, King and Fingerprint. Take the opportunity to join us and develop your automation knowledge and find out how you can make your everyday testing more fun and creative.

Testit is a full day test conference in Malmö. Breakfast, lunch and a smaller snack in the afternoon will be provided onsite. No prior knowledge is required to attend the conference. Since the conference contains two tracks, focused on Creative testing and Automation you are sure to find the right presentation for you throughout the day.

Comments from Testit 2016

"Thanks for today and thank you for a really nice and inspiring conference. I'm already looking forward to Testit 2017!"

"Thank you for a really rewarding day"

"Thank you for a fantastically nice conference! I'll see you next year"

"Thank you for a well-organized and good conference, you've set the bar high for #testit2017!"

"Thanks again – it was a lovely event to be part of, and I wish only that I had been there for the afternoon too!"

 Schedule Testit 2017

Abstracts for the speaker presentations:

Claus Petersen

Katriina Valli

Maria Kedemo

Sari Salin-Tuomela

Paul Eriksson

Johan Hoberg

Hector Atala

Linda Hoff

Jurgen Appelo

For more information on each presenter please see below.

Date and time: Tuesday 12 September, 2017 7.30 - 17.00

Location: Media Evolution City, Stora Varvsgatan 6a 211 19 Malmö

Price: 2,900 kr

Contact: Testit@knowit.se

 

We look forward to seeing you at the conference!

/Testit 2017 crew

 

Talare

Claus Petersen Test Lead with 14 years of experience. Worked in game development, defence industry and, in the past four year, Unity game development engine.
Katriina Valli Katriina is a RPA Evangelist and Lead Process Consultant with 20 years in ADB/ICT business, including SW development, solution development, cloud-based solutions, solution provider go-to-market and market analysis. She has experience from several different business areas, e.g. Manufacturing, Energy and Utilities, Retail, Telecommunications.
Maria Kedemo Maria has been working within software development for over 15 years in many different roles and industries. What she appreciates the most in each and every assignment she's had is the learning opportunities. Maria loves sharing her experiences and helping others to improve. Occasionally she shares her thoughts on mkedemo.wordpress.com. She currently works as a consultant for House of Test.
Sari Salin-Tuomela Sari has a long history in quality assurance and especially testing. She started as a SW Designer and designed, coded and trained applications to help testing professionals in their jobs in Finland and abroad. Sari worked well over 10 years for Nokia in various testing-related positions. Her latest position has been as Head of QA, where she is responsible not only for testing, but for all quality assurance activities. Sari has a B.Sc in Automation Engineering, a B.Sc in Computer Programming, and a M.Sc from the Department of Electrical and Communications Engineering (Helsinki University, now called Aalto University).
Paul Eriksson Paul works as QA specialist and project manager for the world-leading biometrics company Fingerprint Cards AB. He has a strong background within software verification and quality work. Paul has extensive experience in leading both test teams and strategic improvement projects within QA. Paul has a background as MSc in Computer Science from LTH and holds several certificates within test, requirements engineering and project management.
Johan Hoberg Johan has worked as a tester, test team lead, test lead and test architect for the last 13 years, first with mobile devices, and then with mobile games. He loves to perform, think, write, read and talk about testing and how testing fits into the Agile paradigm. When he is not thinking about testing, or spending time with his family, he plays computer games or other equally nerdy activities.
Hector Atala Hector Atala is a Senior Engineer at the Axis Communications Test Services Department. He received his M.Sc. in Digital Communications Systems from Chalmers University of Technology. Hector has over 10 years of experience working with test automation development. He began his career developing tests for Network Signaling Protocol Testers within the mobile phone industry. At Axis Communications, he has worked with Test Framework and Test Automation Development for network cameras. Nowadays, he is part of an agile team that is solely dedicated to automation development. Besides development, he takes care of work processes, strategies and functions as a communicator towards other development teams.
Linda Hoff Linda Hoff has a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Blekinge Institute of Technology (2001) and has since then worked with software test. Linda has a wide experience of software test from different project models and different industries. Her biggest interest is how you can pick the cherries from several techniques, to get an optimal mix. Lately Linda been focusing a lot on how to provide good and valuable information, which she thinks is key to our success as testers.
Jurgen Appelo Jurgen Appelo is pioneering management to help creative organizations survive and thrive in the 21st century. He offers concrete games, tools, and practices, so you can introduce better management, with fewer managers. Jurgen calls himself a creative networker. But sometimes he's a writer, speaker, trainer, entrepreneur, illustrator, manager, blogger, reader, dreamer, leader, freethinker, or... Dutch guy. Inc.com has called him a Top 50 Leadership Expert, a Top 50 Leadership Innovator and a Top 100 Great Leadership Speaker. Since 2008, Jurgen writes a popular blog at NOOP.NL, offering ideas on the creative economy, agile management, organizational change, and personal development. He is the author of the book Management 3.0, which describes the role of the manager in agile organizations. And he wrote the little book How to Change the World, which describes a supermodel for change management. His most recent book is called #Workout / Managing for Happiness, which offers you practical ideas to engage workers, improve work, and delight clients.
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