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Unicom Seminars

18 September 2014
Congress Plaza Hotel
Chicago

Conference Programme

Programme Chair: Donald Firesmith, Principal Engineer, Software Engineering Institute (SEI)

09:00: Welcome & speed networking and conference Chair’s scene setting
 

09:20: Introduction to vendors and supporting bodies 

09:30: Common System and Software Testing Pitfalls
Donald Firesmith, Principal Engineer, Software Engineering Institute (SEI)

11:00: Coffee

11:30: Testing as a managed service using SLA’s and KPI’s
Stan Adams, Prolifics

12:15: QA Transformation    

Iris Trout, VP Global QA, TD Bank

12:45: Lunch


13:45:
Testing Twofer: How to Release Rock-solid RESTful APIs and Ice the Testing Backblob.
Bob Binder, System Verification Associates, LLC.                                                            
                                                         
14:45: How to Expedite, Facilitate and Deploy end-to-end test automation by integrating DevOps
Anant Hariharan,Senior Director, Technology Center of Excellence,Cognizant & Natalie Koltun,
Sr. Manager, Software Quality Assurance and Engineering, Walgreens

15:15: Tea / Coffee

15:45: What did we learn working with DevOps teams?
Dhiraj Sehgal, Technical Marketing, Piston Cloud Computing

16:15: Q & A panel session:
Moderated by Conference chair, Donald Firesmith: Panel members are:  Christopher Ammann, Head of Testing Practice, KPMG US, Bob Binder, System Verification Associates; Iris Trout, TD Bank; Stan Adams, Prolifics; Anant Hariharan,Cognizant & Natalie Koltun, Walgreens; Dhiraj Sehgal, Piston Cloud Computing

16:45: Conference Chair’s summing up and close.  Drinks reception.

Platinum sponsors

CA

IBM

Tech Mahindra

Sponsored and Supported by:

Prolifics

Stackify

Datanami

enterpirse

testevents 

oasis