08:00hrs

Tutorial Registration & Welcome Coffee

09:00hrs

Full Day Tutorials include Morning Break, Lunch & Afternoon Break
09:00-17:30hrs

A

Tutorial

Python for Testers: Testing RESTful APIs

Kristoffer Nordstrom
Northern Test Consulting, Sweden

B

Tutorial

Develop Your Super Power for Work and Life – The Communication Workshop

Rob Lambert
Cultivated Management, UK

C

Tutorial

Using Risk to Guide Testing

Michael Bolton
DevelopSense, Canada

D

Tutorial

Designing for Inclusiveness - Workshop on Accessibility

Parimala Hariprasad, Amadeus Software Labs, India

E

Tutorial

Work and Play: Games to Help your Team Think about Testing

James Lyndsay
Workroom Productions, UK

F

Tutorial

Unboring Test Management

Iris Pinkster-O’Riordain & Bob van de Burgt, Professional Testing, Netherlands

G

Tutorial

Optimising Agile Testing to your Context

Fran O’Hara
Inspire, Ireland

17:30hrs

- Tutorial Day Ends -

EuroSTAR Prague Pub Quiz Starts at 19.00hrs

07:30hrs

Tutorial Registration & Welcome Coffee

Half Day Tutorials include Morning Break & Lunch 08.30hrs-12.30hrs
Followed by Official Conference Opening

08:30hrs

H

Tutorial

RiskStorming - Build a Strategy That Matters

Beren Van Daele
Isle of Testing, Netherlands

I

Tutorial

Making UI Testing Fun Again with Cypress.Io

Erik Zeedijk & Xavier Viuda
Xebia, Netherlands

J

Tutorial

Working Well with PCT: a Test Design Technique ISTQB Doesn’t Teach You!

Rik Marselis
Sogeti, Netherlands

K

Tutorial

Writing Better BDD Scenarios

Gaspar Nagy
Spec Solutions, Hungary

L

Tutorial

Using Quality Characteristics for Powerful Testing and Reporting

Henrik Emilsson & Rikard Edgren
Nordic Medtest, Sweden

M

Tutorial

Holistic Performance Testing: Change, Chaos, Conformity & Conflict

Mais Tawfik Ashkar
PerfNG, USA

12:30hrs

Registration for 2.5 Day Ticket Holders
12:30-13:30

13:30hrs

Opening Remarks by the 2019 #EuroSTARConf Programme Chair

Isabel Evans
Programme Chair

13:45hrs

1

Keynote

Developing Your BS Detector: The Hype & Reality of AI

Dr. Chris McKillop
Turalt, Canada

14:45hrs

Afternoon Break - Time to Visit the Expo
14:45-15:15

EXPO

THEME
PRACTICES
CHALLENGES
PRACTICES
PEOPLE
Topic
Tools & Automation
Change & Growth
Approaches & Techniques
Teams & Organisations

15:15hrs

T1

UI Driven Automation
for Unity Games

Ru Cindrea
Altom Consulting, Finland

T2

Immanuel Kant & the Deep Rationality of Testing

Anders Dinsen
ASYM APS, Denmark

T3

Why is my Regression Pack full of Junk Tests?

Andrew Brown
expleo, UK

Topic
Tools & Automation
Change & Growth
Approaches & Techniques
Teams & Organisations

16:15hrs

T5

Fragile Agile? What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

John Kent
Simply Testing, UK

T6

Unlearning to
Facilitate Learning

Viktorija Manevska
BeQualified, Germany

T7

Behind the Scenes of a Pleasant Train Journey

Bob Harnisch & Hatim Chahim
ProRail

T8

How to Become as Agile as your Project

Maud Lundh
Sopra Steria, Norway

17:15hrs

Lightning Strikes - 5 Speakers - 4 Minutes Each

17:45hrs

Networking Drinks & Games in the Expo
17:45-19:00

Sponsored by
Accenture

19:00hrs

Coaches

Coaches Depart for EuroSTAR at Night Networking Events

19:30hrs

Community Dinner
River Cruise Vltava River
19:30-22:00

**Valid Tickets Only**

Tester's Party
Municipal House
19:30-22:30

**Valid Tickets Only**

08:00hrs

Registration & Welcome Coffee

09:00hrs

2

Keynote

Technology’s Feet on Society’s Ground

Fiona Charles
Quality Intelligence, Canada

THEME
PRACTICES
CHALLENGES
PURPOSE
PEOPLE
WORKSHOP
Topic
Engineering
Change & Growth
Measuring & Delivering Value
Skills & Knowledge
Storytelling

10:15hrs

W1

Testing the 1st Frictionless Border Crossing

Kristina Lassen Tangen
Promis Qualify, Norway

W2

Rediscover
Exploratory
Testing

Ingo Philipp
UiPath, Austria

W3

Measuring Release Quality & Delivering Value

Marina Bechaalani
Murex, Lebanon

W4

Derive Good Test Data from Production Data

Martin Boesgaard
PII Guard, Denmark

W5

Storytelling for Testers: a Crash Course

René Tuinhout
RDW, Netherlands

11:00hrs

Morning Coffee Break in the Expo
11:00-11:30

EXPO

Topic
Approaches & Techniques
Change & Growth
UX / CX
Storytelling
Storytelling

11:30hrs

W6

How Technology Solved the Social Problem of BDD

Johannes Gottschalk
DATEV, Germany

W7

The Future of Testing: More Awesome

Martin Karsberg
Infotiv, Sweden

W8

Expert Reviews
and
Usability Testing

Claudia Badell
Portchain, Uruguay

W9

'Real
Customer'
Case Study

Speaker
To Be Announced

W5

Workshop
Continued

As Above

12:15hrs

Networking Lunch in the Expo
12:15-13:15

EXPO

13:15hrs

3

Keynote

Next Generation Keynotes - 3 Speakers

Adonis Celestine, Shelley Lambert, Ryan Volker

THEME
CHALLENGES
PURPOSE
PRACTICES
PEOPLE
CHALLENGES
Topic
Change & Growth
Measurement & Delivering Value
Approaches & Techniques
Teams & Organisations
Workshop:AI

14:30hrs

W10

Reporting on: Beastly Blockchain Bugs

Sanne Visser
EuroSTAR RisingSTAR Winner 2018

W11

Oh
Those Reports…

Emilia Lendzion-Barszcz
Link4 TU, Poland

W12

Let’s Make
Our Customers
Happy!

Rohit Singhal
EBAY, Germany

W13

Leadership: From Monolith
to Pebbles

Adam Matlacz
Demant, Poland

W14

Reframing Software Testing in the light of AI

Dr. Chris McKillop
Turalt, Canada

15:15hrs

Afternoon Break in the Expo
15:15-16:00

EXPO

Topic
Change & Growth
Working Unwell
Approaches & Techniques
Skills & Knowledge
Workshop:AI

16:00hrs

W15

How We Improved iOS Delivery Speed - QA Side

Kateryna Sprynsian
Badoo, UK

W16

Good Intentions out the Window

Jantien van der Meer
Bartosz, Netherlands

W17

When Manual Tests
"Smell"

Wim Decoutere
CTG, Belgium

W18

How I Learned to
be a Better Tester

Kwesi Peterson
Metaswitch, UK

W14

Workshop
Continued

As Above

17:00hrs

4

Keynote

Flying High – Test Automation in the Boeing 777

Alexandre Bauduin
House Of Test, Switzerland

19:00hrs

Coaches

Coaches Depart for the Gala Awards Dinner

19:30hrs

Gala Awards Dinner - Zofin Palace
19:30-23:00

**Valid Tickets Only**

08:00hrs

Registration & Welcome Coffee

09:00hrs

Diversity Strikes - 5 Speakers

THEME
PRACTICES
CHALLENGES
PEOPLE
PEOPLE
Topic
Engineering
Change & Growth
Teams & Organisations
Skills & Knowledge

09:45hrs

Th1

DevOps:
Test Alone

Bjorn Boisschot
CTG, Belgium

Th2

My AI
Was Wrong!

Laurent Bouhier
acpqualife SàRL, Switzerland

Th3

Can't Grow Without People

Marta Firlej
SoftServe, Poland

Th4

Learning
from Bugs

Henrik Warne
TriOptima, Sweden

10:30hrs

Morning Break - Visit the Expo
10:30-11:00

EXPO

Topic
Tools & Automation
Change & Growth
Teams & Organisations
Skills & Knowledge

11:00hrs

Th5

When SciFi Becomes Reality: Deep Learning & IoT

Jaroslaw Hryszko
Polish Testing Board, Poland

Th6

Quality Coaching
in
[email protected]

Ashwin Desai
Hudl, USA

Th7

Your Inner Innovator - Rebalancing for Testers

Chloe Burger
Professional Testing, Netherlands

Th8

Finding & Developing Good Software Testers

Phil Royston
tesena, Czech Republic

13:00hrs

Programme Committee Remarks

Isabel Evans
Programme Chair

13:15hrs

Networking Lunch in the Expo
13:15-14:15

EXPO

THEME
DO-OVER
WORKSHOP
WORKSHOP
WORKSHOP
As Voted
Planning
Practices
People

14:15hrs

Th9

Do-Over Winner 1 - Delegates Decide

Speaker
To Be Announced

Th10

Ferries & Cruises - Testing & Releases

Derk-Jan de Grood
Valori, Netherlands

Th11

Guess
the Number

Rikard Edgren & Henrik Emilsson
Nordic Medtest

Th12

Diversity & Inclusion - Women in Testing

Tone Molyneux & Fiona Østensvig, DND

15:15hrs

Th13

Do-Over Winner 2 - Delegates Decide

Speaker
To Be Announced

Th10

Workshop
Continued

As Above

Th11

Workshop
Continued

As Above

Th12

Workshop
Continued

As Above

16:00hrs

#EuroSTARConf 2019 Finishes

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