EuroSTAR 2020 Online Programme

Check out the programme of talks for EuroSTAR 2020. Tickets for all 3 days of EuroSTAR Online are currently €395 giving you live access to 60+ hours of software testing training as well as post conference on-demand access to all talks including all in-depth training tutorials. Group offers available for testing teams – share the learnings with your team and increase the saving!

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09:00CET

Welcome to EuroSTAR 2020 Online - Programme Chair - Rik Marselis

Rik Marselis 2020 EuroSTAR Conference Programme Chair

Half Day Tutorials (3.5hrs) will take place Morning & Afternoon - Breaks Included

09:30CET

A

Tutorial

Scrum and Kanban – Addressing Real Life Agile Testing Challenges

Fran O'Hara

Fran O’Hara
Inspire Quality Services, Ireland

B

Tutorial

The Green Traveller – Prioritizing your Backlog to Make an Impact

Derk Jan de Grood

Derk Jan de Grood
Squerist, Netherlands

D

Tutorial

Think Like a Tester

Rikard Edgren

Rikard Edgren
Nordic Medtest, Sweden

13:00CET

Meet & Mingle with your Community
Join us in the Huddle Networking Lounge for Group Chat & Games

Why not visit the Virtual Expo during the interval?

14:00CET

F

Tutorial

Technical Web Testing

Alan Richardson
EvilTester, UK

G

Tutorial

Strategic Testing Master Class

Fiona Charles
Quality Intelligence, Canada

H

Tutorial

Answering Hard Questions: A Tester's Communication Clinic

Michael Bolton
DevelopSense, Canada

I

Tutorial

How to Break Software: Robustness Edition

EuroSTAR Conference Volunteer

Dawn Haynes
PerfTestPlus, USA

17:30CET

EuroSTAR Online Afternoon Tutorials Finish at 17:30hrs

The EuroSTAR 2020 Pub Quiz will take place online! Full details to follow!

09:00CET

Welcome from the EuroSTAR Programme Chair - Rik Marselis

Rik Marselis 2020 EuroSTAR Conference Programme Chair

09:15CET

1

Keynote

Develop a ‘Quality Narrative’ that Communicates the True Value of Quality

Ronald Cummings-John

Ronald Cummings-John
Global App Testing, UK

10:15CET

Community Networking - Coffee & Chats
Connect - Converse - Create

10:30CET

W1

Mapping Tricky Cognitive Biases

Aleksandra Kornecka
OLX Group, Poland

W2

Testing SAFely - Finding Your Way

Gitte Ottosen
Key2Quality, Denmark

W3

Encouraging Children into Testing

Kari Kakkonen
Dragons Out, Finland

W4

Lean Coffee
Discussions

Facilitated
Discussions

11:00CET

W5

Crowd-Testing for COVID Contact Tracing

Jonathon Wright
Digital-Assured, UK

W6

Power of Diversity in Mob Programming

Cindy Duflot
DPG Media, Belgium

W7

Continuous Delivery for Teams & 1 Monolith

Thierry de Pauw
ThinkingLabs, Belgium

W8

Case Study
Real Experiences

To Be
Announced

11:30CET

Visit the Virtual Expo
Meet Testing Service Providers, Demo Testing Tools, Expo Prizes

11:45CET

2

Keynote

Unlock the Power of Testing in Production with Observability

Abby Bangser

Abby Bangser
Duffel, UK

12:45CET

Meet & Mingle with your Community
Join us in the Huddle Networking Lounge for Conversations & Games

13:30CET

W9

Progressing Beyond Continuous Delivery

Joost van Wollingen & Erik Swets
iptiQ, Netherlands

W10

Your Habitat is Rapidly Changing. Are You?

Ryan Volker
Targobank, Germany

W11

Importance of Accessibiltiy from the Start

Kristoffer Nordström
Northern Test, Sweden

W12

Speaker Couch
Session

Facilitated
Discussions

14:00CET

Coffee & Community Networking
Share Ideas with Friends - Make New Connections Online

14:15CET

W13

I Need GDPR-proof Test Data NOW!

Stijn van den Brand
NS (Dutch Railways), Netherlands

W14

Stay Tuned
for this Talk

All will be
Revealed

W15

Turning Automation Into a Cinderella Story

Niranjani Manoharan
Lyft, USA

W16

Real Customer
Case Studies

Speaker to
be Announced

14:45CET

W17

Why Bug Classifications Matter

Sanne Visser
Capgemini, Netherlands

W18

Preventing Burnout in the Tech Industry

Raj Subrameyer
ChaiLatte Consulting, USA

W19

Stay Tuned
for this Talk

All will be
Revealed

W20

Speaker Couch
Session

Facilitated
Discussions

15:15CET

Meet & Mingle with your Community
Join us in the Huddle Networking Lounge for Conversations & Games

15:30CET

3

Keynote

Let's Talk About Problems

Michael Bolton
DevelopSense, Canada

16:30CET

EuroSTAR Online Keynotes & Talks End at 16:30hrs

The EuroSTAR Gala Awards will be presented online this year, we look forward to celebrating everything that’s wonderful about our community, and invite you to join us! Save the date and we’ll be back with more details!

09:00CET

Welcome from the EuroSTAR 2020 Programme Chair - Rik Marselis

Rik Marselis 2020 EuroSTAR Conference Programme Chair

09:15CET

4

Keynote

Real Life Stories of Microservices Testing

Tomasz Dubikowski

Tomasz Dubikowski
Level-up Your Culture, Poland

10:15CET

Coffee & Chats with the Community

10:30CET

Th1

Bug Hunting - A Wild MissingNo Appeared!

Beren Van Daele & Andreas Faes
Isle of IT, Belgium

Th2

Surviving and Thriving in Automation

Martin Gijsen
Independent Consultant, Netherlands

Th3

Testing the Escape Room World Championship

Ken Ferguson
Metaswitch Networks, UK

Th4

Test
Customer
Case Study

Hear from
Real Customers

11:00CET

Th5

Operational Readiness Testing

Christian Brodsjo & Bjorn Christian Schirmer
Promis Qualify, Norway

Th6

What Testers can learn from Elephants

Iris Pinkster-O’Riordain & Greet Burkels
ProfTest, Netherlands

Th7

Walk a Mile in your Users' Boots

Jørgen Lund
Systematic, Denmark

Th8

Lean Coffee
Discussion

Facilitated
Discussions

11:30CET

Meet the Testing Tools & Service Providers

11:45CET

5

Keynote

We Know Something
You Don’t!

12:45CET

Have Lunch & Meet Your Community
Connect - Converse - Create

13:30CET

Th9

Why Adding more Phases may not Reduce Bugs

Andrew Brown
Expleo, UK

Th10

Pay Peanuts, Get Monkeys: How To Pitch Testing

Bjorn Boisschot
CTG, Belgium

Th11

Learning Session to to Revealed

Top Secret
Speaker

Th12

Real Customer
Case Study

Learn from
Real Experiences

14:00CET

Afternoon Reviver

14:15CET

Th13

Doing Testing v Selling it to Management

Ingo Philipp
UiPath, Austria

Th14

RisingSTAR Talk: Inclusive Automation

Brendan Connolly
RisingSTAR Winner, USA

Th15

Testing in the Wild at 130km/h

Nina Aabech & Charlotte Mortensen
National Police, Denmark

Th16

Bring Your Testing Problems

Test
Clinic

14:45CET

Th17

Keeping You
Guessing

Speaker to
be Announced

Th18

APIs are Loose - How Do We Test Them?

Adam Sandman
Inflectra, USA

Th19

Taming
DevOps

Hanna Dernbrant
Jayway, Sweden

Th20

Real Customer
Case Study

Real
Experiences

15:15CET

Catch up with your Fellow Attendees

15:30CET

6

Keynote

Jason Arbon

Jason Arbon
Test.ai, USA

16:30CET

Final Remarks & Thank You from the 2020 Programme Chair

Rik Marselis 2020 EuroSTAR Conference Programme Chair

Rik Marselis
Programme Chair

16:45CET

#EuroSTARConf 2020 Farewell

Join us for a final get together with new friends & old.