KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Ilari Henrik Aegerter
Dan Cuellar
Angie Jones
Amy Philips
Ard Kramer
MORE SPEAKERS

About the program


To automate or not to automate, is that a question? The (im)possibilities of Test Automation

Is this the most important question to ask about automation? What should you automate, when should it be automated, how to automate – all are important but first, should you automate at all? Sometimes automation is a great success – the possibilities have been achieved.  But sometimes automation doesn’t work out so well – it was difficult or even impossible. In that case was this question, to automate or not to automate, even considered? Perhaps your experience would now give a different answer. But how can you tell what the answer should be?


Program


08.30
Registration

09.15



11.00
Break and visit Exhibition

12.10
Change rooms

12.55
Lunch and visit Exhibition

14.00
Wrap up - Ard Kramer


14.50
Change rooms

15.40
Break and visit Exhibition

16.40
Change rooms


17.30
Wrap up and Closing - Ard Kramer

17.45
Drinks at the Exhibition


Keynote speakers

Meet our keynote speakers:

  • Ilari Henrik Aegerter, Managing Director, House of Test
  • Dan Cuellar, Creator of Appium
  • Angie Jones, Senior Automation Engineer, Twitter
  • Amy Phillips, Engineering Manager, MOO

   

Meet all our speakers here.


Pre-Conference Masterclass Program


09.00
Registration

12.30
Lunch and visit Exhibition

16.30
Drinks at the Exhibition


Program Committee

Jan Jaap Cannegieter (NL)
Jan Jaap Cannegieter is a leading test, QA and requirements expert from the Netherlands. He had over 20 years of experience in ICT. Jan Jaap did assignments in testing, test automation, quality assurance, process improvement, requirements, business – ICT alignment, Agile and digitalization. Jan Jaap is Principal Consultant at Squerist, a consultancy company of 90 employees specialized in process management and testing. Within Squerist Jan Jaap is, beside his assignments, responsible for coaching, knowledge management  and product development. Jan Jaap is the well-known author of several articles and books in the Netherlands and is a well-known (keynote) speaker on international conferences.

Sally Goble (UK)
Sally is Head of quality at the Guardian, and has worked in software development for 10 years. She has been at the forefront of changing the Guardian QA team’s focus from testing to quality. She is a great believer in ripping up plans and starting from scratch.

Dorothy Graham (UK)
Dorothy Graham has been in software testing for 40 years, and is co-author of 4 books. Dot was programme chair for EuroSTAR (twice include the 1st). She has been on the boards of conferences and publications in software testing, was a founder member of the ISEB Software Testing Board and on the working party that developed the ISTQB Foundation Syllabus. She was awarded the European Excellence Award in Software Testing in 1999 and the first ISTQB Excellence Award in 2012.Ard Kramer (NL)
Ard is a principal Test consultant at Alten Nederland since 2008 and started his career as a tester in 1997. He has been working in different fields such as Finance, Transport, Government and Telecom. He calls himself a Qualisopher which stands for someone  “who is in love with truth and wisdom, while yielding the resolve to want to improve man and his environment”. Therefore he focuses on new developments in testing and looks how innovations can be used in testing. He likes to spread his ideas and therefore he was a speaker at different conferences, such as Test Automation Days, EuroStar, Sigist, Testnet, Expo:QA, CAST and the Belgium Testing Days.Read more about our program committee here.

To automate or not to automate, is that a question? The (im)possibilities of Test Automation

Is this the most important question to ask about automation? What should you automate, when should it be automated, how to automate – all are important but first, should you automate at all? Sometimes automation is a great success – the possibilities have been achieved.  But sometimes automation doesn’t work out so well – it was difficult or even impossible. In that case was this question, to automate or not to automate, even considered? Perhaps your experience would now give a different answer. But how can you tell what the answer should be?

Check out our Pre-Conference Masterclass Program!

On June 20th CKC Seminars are organising a Pre-conference Masterclass Day. On this day we will present 4 masterclasses of ½ a day each. Seretta Gamba and Jon Hare Winton will give masterclasses for junior Test Professionals/ beginners. Bas Dijkstra and Angie Jones will challenge to more experienced test professionals with their more advanced masterclasses. In this way, you can find the level of information that is right for you!

Click here for the program

6 reasons to go to Test Automation Day

Vision

Witness first-hand the latest industry trends.

Topspeakers

Meet the World’s leading test automation experts! Get inspired by different angles on Test Automation.

The Conversation

Interact with fellow testing professionals and industry leaders from around the world.

Knowledge

Discover the most up-to-date techniques & test tools from innovative companies during the program and let the stories inspire you and help you in your day to day challenges of test automation!

Insights

Share experiences with speakers and participants from all over the world and challenge each other with the question: To automate or not to automate, is that a question?

Experience

Network with over 250 software testing professionals and key industry leaders and influencers for the leading brands of the software testing industry.

Sponsors

Fouding Partner

Exhibitor

ALL PARTICIPANTS

NEWS

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REGISTRATION

This year, the conference will be expanded with a pre-conference day. Pre-conference day is on Wednesday June 20st. The Test Automation Day is on Thursday June 21nd. When you register for both days at the same time, you will profit from a discount. Register now!

Registration

Practical Information


Target audience

TAD is the key meeting place for…

  • IT Management: CIOs, CTOs and IT Managers
  • IT Professionals: Engineers, Analysts, Developers, Specialists, Integrators, Test  coordinators and Test managers
  • Business Management: Consultants, Software suppliers and Project managers

Registration, costs & conditions

Please click here to visit the registration page.

Costs registration
This year, the conference will be expanded with a pre-conference day. Pre-conference day is on Wednesday June 20st. The Test Automation Day is on Thursday June 21nd. When you register for both days at the same time, you will profit from a discount. Please find an overview of the fees below.

Pre-conference and Test Automation Day:
– Full pre-conference day € 395 + Test Automation Day € 395. Total: € 790
– ½ pre-conference day € 295 + Test Automation day €395. Total: € 690

Only Test Automation Day: € 395

Only Pre-conference:
– Full pre-conference day: € 495
– ½ pre-conference day: € 345

Confirmation of your registration
After your online registration, you will receive an automatic confirmation by email. If you don’t receive an email within 24 hours, please contact us via +31 (0)40-2146203 or linda@ckc-seminars.nl
One week before the congress, you will receive an official confirmation of your registration by email.

Your data will be used to keep you posted about activities of CKC Seminars and participants of the Test Automation Day, according to the AVG/GDPR guidelines. If you do not want to receive this information, please let us know.

Cancellation
Any cancellation should be sent by e-mail to CKC Seminars. Delivery of cancellation has to be confirmed by the responsible person from CKC Seminars. Please note that your registration can be transferred to a colleague.

Invoices and payment
Invoices will be submitted electronically (or by post on request) to your business email address or to the mailbox of the accounts payable address of your company.
Please note that the name of your company and the address have to be filled in correctly if the invoice has to be send to the accounts payable.
Also fill in the purchase number if needed for payment in your company.

Payment is required within 14 days, after you’ve received our invoice.

Terms for fee refund
Until June 7th 2018: 100% of the payment will be refunded, however an administration fee of € 50,- will be charged.
After June 7th 2018: no refund for congress fees will be made, the complete amount will be charged.

General terms and conditions
Our general terms and conditions are stored at the Chamber of Commerce Oost-Brabant, Eindhoven (The Netherlands), filling reference 17090331.
The general terms and conditions can apply to all conferences of CKC Seminars.


Date and venue

The pre-conference day (Wednesday June 20) and the Test Automation Day will take place on Thursday June 21 2018 in the WTC, Rotterdam.

WTC (World Trade Center)
Beursplein 37
3011 AA ROTTERDAM
The Netherlands
www.wtcrotterdam.nl


Become a sponsor

Test Automation Day offers sponsor packages with profiling at the exhibition and an optional presentation in the program. As a supplier of tools and services for test automation, the conference offers you a unique platform to get in touch with potential customers.

What to expect?

  • A unique “test automation” conference for IT professionals!
  • An inspiring program with keynote speakers, business case presentations, interactive sessions & product launches
  • A booth at the exhibition
  • Optional: Keynote presentation (Fouding Partner package), 40 minutes
  • Optional: Break-out presentation, workshop or hands-on session (Partner package), 40 minutes
  • Free entrance for your relations
  • A complete attendee list with address data
  • Announcement in the digital brochure and website
  • Announcement through inserts/advertisements in magazines CKC Seminars is working with

Are you interested in becoming a sponsor of Test Automation Day? Please complete the registration form and we will contact you as soon as possible.


Contact

Charlotte Verschoor
Conference Developer
+31 (0)40 214 62 09
charlotte@ckc-seminars.nl

Linda Wouters
Conference Coordinator
+31 (0)40 214 62 03
linda@ckc-seminars.nl

CKC Seminars
Postbus 984
5600 AZ Eindhoven
www.ckc-seminars.nl


ICT Conferences

Dutch Digital Architecture conference (LAC)

The Dutch Digital Architecture conference (LAC) is the most comprehensive event for Digital IT, Enterprise and Software architects and professionals, users, CIO’s and vendors. Every year around 400 people gather for 2 days, attending international top keynote speakers and over 60 track sessions, round table sessions, speaker corners etc. The LAC is initiated by the Dutch Architecture Forum (NAF) and is organized by the NAF and CKC Seminars. Please find more information here: www.laccongres.nl

Test Automation Day

Test Automation Day is a key meeting place for Test Professionals and Executives from leading IT organizations. The event features an inspiring day of talks and workshops by international speakers focused on Test Automation Innovation. Learn more about innovative automated testing methods, technologies, strategies and tools. Besides world class keynotes, best practices, academic updates and workshops, we will organize a professional test tool lab to explore innovative tools & opportunities. Initiative and congres organization CKC Seminars More information: www.testautomationday.com


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