10th International Summit on Software Testing (SUMMIT)
Organization: STeP-IN Forum - For Software Testers
Venue: VIVANTA BY TAJ YESHWANTPUR
|Event Date/Time: Jun 18, 2013 / 9:00 am - (GMT +5:30 hours)||End Date/Time: Jun 21, 2013 / 5:30 pm - (GMT +5:30 hours)|
|Registration Date: Jun 18, 2013||Time: 17:00:00(GMT +5:30 hours)|
|Early Registration Date: May 25, 2013||Time: 17:00:00(GMT +5:30 hours)|
Welcome to STeP-IN SUMMIT 2013 At STeP-IN SUMMIT 2013 – the 10th International Conference on Software Testing, we have tried to create something special for everyone – from the enthusiastic yet raw new recruit; the seasoned techie who has been there, done that; to the experienced leader who is looking for new insights and answers to the challenges he or she faces. Three different events have been planned to ensure that there is maximum take-away to address different needs for all levels of professionals. Welcome to STeP-IN SUMMIT 2013 At STeP-IN SUMMIT 2013 – the 10th International Conference on Software Testing, we have tried to create something special for everyone – from the enthusiastic yet raw new recruit; the seasoned techie who has been there, done that; to the experienced leader who is looking for new insights and answers to the challenges he or she faces. Three different events have been planned to ensure that there is maximum take-away to address different needs for all levels of professionals. Lee Copeland, Conference Chair, Star Conferences has accepted to deliver a Key Note Address, as well as, an in-depth tutorial workshop at the conference. Srinivasan Desikan, Worldwide Portfolio, Offering and Capability Management – Testing & Quality Assurance, HP Enterprise Services Sashi Reddi, VP and GM – Big Data and Analytics,CSC JUNE 18, 2013 @ Nimhans Convention Centre, BANGALORE Jump-starting your Software Testing Career Target Audience: Budding professionals up to 3 years of experience
JUNE 19, 2013 @ Vivanta by Taj, M.G. Road, BANGALORE Sharpening the saw - a deep-dive into Techniques, Tools and Methodology Target Audience: Test leads upwards to Test Architects, Test Managers Two-Hour Tutorial Workshops (2 parallel tracks) followed by a Finale session JUNE 20, 2013 @ Vivanta by Taj, M.G. Road, BANGALORE Next Generation Testing - Learning from the past; Preparing for the future Target Audience: CXOs, Vice Presidents, Directors, Business Heads; Customers and end-users of IT products and services; Test Management professionals – Managers, Test Leads, Software, Test Engineers; Quality / SEPG Management Professionals – Managers, QA Leads, Software QA Engineers; Product Development Managers; Change Agents
Lee Copeland, Conference Chair, Star Conferences has accepted to deliver a Key Note Address, as well as, an in-depth tutorial workshop at the conference. Keynote Srinivasan Desikan, Worldwide Portfolio, Offering and Capability Management – Testing & Quality Assurance, HP Enterprise Services Sashi Reddi, VP and GM – Big Data and Analytics,CSC Mohan Babu Nellore, Engineering Manager, eBay Test Driven Development – Agility in Testing! Praveen Kumar, Test Consultant, erstwhile Test Manager, Logica (now part of CGI) My professional life experience - Consciously grow the tester in YOU! Raghavendiran D, Sr. Software Engineer, QA and Srivalli Arkalgud, Sr. Dev. Manager - QA, Intuit IDC Code Siren – Change Based Testing Ajay Balamurugadas, Sr. QA Engineer, Fiberlink Communication MINDMAPS: A Powerful Tool to aid the Testing Process Ajay Baghel, Project Test Lead, Fiserv Defect Advocacy: Influencing Developers Session 1–A Lee Copeland, Software Quality Engineering White Box Testing – Learn the Unknowns Session 1–B Suchitha Chetia, Sr. Director - QE, VMware Data Center Migration / Cloud Infrastructure Enablement – Role of QA in a infrastructure intensive environment Session 2–A Suhas Desai, Practice Lead – Mobile Security, Aujas Networks Secure Mobile Application Development – a Non-Traditional approach Session 2–B Rahul Goel, Sr. Manager, Cigniti Inc Building A Cloud Based Performance Test Lab: An Experiential Workshop Session 3–A Yogananda Jeppu, Sr. Systems Specialist, Moog India Technology Mission Critical Software – Can we afford defects? Session 3–B Udhay Kumar VR, CoE Head Performance Engineering, Test Automation and SOA, Wipro Ltd. Service Virtualization - Conjure, Test and Deliver Finale Plenary Session: Rahul Mirakhur, Director – QA, Atimi Software Inc Moving beyond Mobile Testing 101 Note: ^^ Each tutorial session is of 120 minutes duration. Additional buffer time provided to move between adjacent track venues Sudhir Patnaik, - Director Engineering and Operations, Intuit IDC Key Note Address Lee Copeland, Software Quality Engineering, USA The Mismeasure of Software: The Last Talk on Metrics You’ll Ever Need to Hear Plenaries: Keith Klain, Head of Global Test Centre, Barclays Plc Creating Dissonance Overcoming Organizational Bias towards the Value of Software Testing Speaker from MICROSOFT The Art of Software Patenting Ashwin Palaparthi, Founder, ApnaBoxOffice.com Tactics of Testing a Social Network Sharad Kumar, Principal Solution Architect, Mahindra Satyam Testing the Shrinking World PANEL DISCUSSION: Next Gen Testing - The quest for Faster, Better and Cheaper Key Note Address Sashi Reddi, VP and GM – Big Data and Analytics, CSC The next big wave in Software Testing Technical TRACK 1** Technical TRACK 2** Sowmya Krishnan, Sr. Software QA Engineer, Cirtix Performance Testing of an IaaS Cloud Product - A Cloudstack Use Case Shabnam Choudhury, Test Architect, Happiest Minds, Heuristic Risk-based Test Automation – A hybrid approach Naveen S Yeshodara, Software Consultant, Novell Software Development and Sumanth Krishna, McAfee India Data Leak Prevention application on Consumer Electronic Devices Ashish Jain, Sr. QA Engineer; Mahesh Ganji, Project Leader QA; ShriRam Paidi, Project Leader QA, Oracle Deriving Context Utility of Test Cases using Fuzzy Logic Subramanyam Tata, QA Manager and Abhilasha Vyas, Sr. QA Manager, Sapient Data Mining | Best Practices To Reuse Data Hemant Jaggi, Sr. Manager – Technology Development, MakeMyTrip Bringing Agility in Test Automation for Ecommerce organizations Harish Prathapani, Sr.Software Engineer Q.A, and Jyothi Nawabpeth, Sr.Software Engineer Q.A, Hitachi Consultant Business Intelligence from a Tester's Eye Dr. Kailash K P Chanduka, Head - Testing Shared Services, Aris Global Software Test Harnessing using Model Based Testing- A case study in Pharmaceutical Software Development Finale Plenary Session: Raj Neravati, COO, Cigniti Inc Testing Industry – Phase II of IV&V Note: ** Each track sessions is of 40 minutes duration. Additional 5 minute buffer to move between adjacent track venues
About STeP-IN Forum STeP-IN, a forum for Software related Testing Practitioners in INDIA, was launched in October 2003. The forum aims at bringing together software test professionals, experts, academicians, & vendors to share techniques, methodologies, frameworks,& experiences to perform, manage, & automate Software Testing. STeP-IN Forum has produced 8 STeP-IN SUMMITs – Annual International Conferences on Software Testing which are held in Bangalore, & 9 Theme Conferences spanning a broad range of technical & domain based topics in Bangalore & Pune. STeP-IN Conferences have consistently been highly appreciated & encouraged by our Speakers, delegates & sponsors. Speakers selected for presentation opportunities confirm their organizations’ position as innovative quality leaders, & benchmark against other leading experts in the area of software testing.
Sponsors Will have stalls withe respective exhibits
Microsoft – Visual Studio Platinum sponsor at the event.
Intuit IDC and Neotys Gold Sponsors at the event.
Smart Testing Silver sponsor at the event.
Sponsorship to this is event is still open
We’re excited to help your company propagate your brand in our successful mega-conference, and look forward to working with you. With exclusive opportunities to sponsor at STeP-IN SUMMIT 2013, our sponsorship team will be happy to speak with you at your earliest convenience to move things forward.
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