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1557 Reasons to Attend EuroSTAR 2015

  • 01/05/2015
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The EuroSTAR Software Testing Conference returns to the Netherlands this year and promises to be bigger and better than ever before for attending delegates. For those who have been in the past, the reasons to return stack up but if you have never attended the leading software testing conference in Europe – here’s 1557 reasons why you should.

1000 – Software Testing Professionals

What better a reason to attend a software testing conference than to get the chance to confer with 1000 testers who live and work through similar experiences, endured and overcome common testing problems or even just to exchange tips on how you can do testing more effectively?

Many EuroSTAR attendees declare that the opportunity to network and share experiences with other testers is even more valuable than what you can learn from the sessions. There are potentially thousands of inspiring discussions – can your company afford not to be taking part in these conversations?

430 – euro

If you purchase early, you can save €430 on your conference ticket with EuroSTAR’s Super Early Bird pricing. Book on or before May 29th to get the best price on your purchase.Super_Early_Bird_Google+_V1


55 – Inspirational Speakers

Reinvigorate your team’s focus and passion for testing through the inspiring stories of some of the software industry’s thought-leaders on DevOps, Agile, Test Automation, Mobile, Security, UAT, Embedded testing and much more.

46 – Conference Sessions

View SessionsEvery session at EuroSTAR 2015 is worth attending but sadly it’s not possible to attend them all! Take the time to choose carefully to get the most from your day and week at the EuroSTAR and ensure you take the maximum benefit back to your workplace.

12 – Tutorials

See all!Take your pick of 6 full-day and 6 half-day tutorials covering agile, communications, security testing, rapid software testing and more.

5 – World Class Keynote Talks

Trendwatcher Richard van Hooijdonk will present the first keynote on Tuesday before Kristoffer Nordström, Jeffery Payne, Rikard Edgren and Paco Hope share their insights on testing.

3 – Software Testing Awards

Testing Excellence logoThe annual Gala Awards have grown to become a focal point of the conference and the ceremony again features the EuroSTAR Testing Excellence Award, Best Conference Paper and Best Tutorial for 2015. For details on nominating someone for the 17th instalment of the Testing Excellence Award please email [email protected]

2 – Social Events

The social events are a highlight of the EuroSTAR Conference and this year’s Gala Awards Dinner (Wednesday 4th November) takes place underground at La Caverne de Geulhem while a Michelin Star dining experience awaits at Château Neercanne. Situated south of Maastricht near the Belgian village of Kanne, the Chateau will play host to the Community Dinner on Tuesday 3rd November. These social events sell out early and tickets are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis – another great reason to get your booking in early!!

1 Action-packed Expo

The Test Lab and Community Hub are the heartbeat of a thriving exhibition. Discover the latest innovations in testing, build alliances and identify joint venture opportunities with tool vendors and other exhibitors.

Deep_Dive_Icon_small1 – Bonus event on Mobile Testing

Mobile Deep Dive takes place on Friday at the same venue and offers 3 further keynotes and 8 track sessions from some of the leading thinkers in mobile software testing. Combine Deep Dive with your Conference (Tue-Thur) ticket to save a further €425!

1 – Free Place

Book four tickets for your team to attend the 2015 EuroSTAR Conference and get a fifth place free of charge. For information on other discounts, please see the full list of EuroSTAR discounts.

1 – Week in Maastricht

A visit to the picturesque city of Maastricht is a must and what better a way to unwind from your EuroSTAR experience than winding through the narrow cobbled streets and enjoying the vibrant atmosphere of this historic town. For more information on travelling to Maastricht and hotel stays, please follow the links.


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