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EuroSTAR 2020: What, Why and Where (+ 5 Reasons You Can’t Miss It)


EuroSTAR 2020 is coming to you

For the past 27 years, we’ve gathered the testing and QA community from all over Europe to bring you a conference that sparks inspiration, friendship and collaboration. EuroSTAR 2020 is being re-imagined… we’re bringing our incredible EuroSTAR speakers and talks online. It’s going to be our most ambitious programme yet.

What’s Different?

We might be changing the how, but we’re still delivering the same high energy, adrenaline-filled EuroSTAR experience: visionary speakers armed with insights, ideas and inspiration; interactive training tutorials; cool new testing tool demos; and fresh new content: we’re increasing our keynotes, and are currently reworking the top-rated submissions to make EuroSTAR 2020 our best conference ever – all from your digital device.

Who will be there?

We have an impressive line-up taking shape and we can’t wait to share it with you! We’ve already introduced our first keynote line-up and our full programme launch is coming next week! Expect the best and brightest from the testing world. Of course, you’ll (virtually) bump fists with like-minded peers at online networking events. This is where you forget about the daily grind and start dusting off your ideas – here’s where they will flourish.

What about everything else?

It wouldn’t be EuroSTAR without your favourites, now newly imagined to ensure the best possible experience. Try the coolest software testing tools from worldwide brands at our Expo, ask our Test Doctors your most complex problems, and come visit Huddle – the heart of EuroSTAR. We’ll see you there for chats, fun games & lots, lots more.

Will Eurostar 2021 be back in person?

That’s a YES! EuroSTAR will be back in a European Conference Centre next year (currently a top secret!) This year, due to COVID-19, we are prioritising the health and safety of our community, partners and team, but in 2021, we can’t wait to welcome you back in person. As always, we’ll announce the Programme Chair for next year on the final day of the conference

5 Reasons You Can’t Miss EuroSTAR Online

5. Upskill & Sharpen your Knowledge

The EuroSTAR 2020 programme will be packed with content from Europe’s testing trailblazers. Expert sessions including inspiring keynotes, tutorials and buzzing track talks to get creativity flowing. You’ll be back at your desk filled with actionable ideas to apply to your work. Our live Q&A sessions means you get to pick our speakers’ brain and absorb lots of extra knowledge! Bonus – it’s all on demand after the conference.

4. Connect with a Global Network

Meet and jump into conversations with an even larger testing community online this year. The conference is a melting pot of creative people, and we’re excited to welcome a global audience to our online networking platforms. Talk it out, validate your ideas, or change your perspectives with people who tackle the same problems as you do – even from the other side of the world!

3. Solve your Testing Challenges

Bring your toughest and most complex questions to our testing experts: our community loves a challenge and you’ll connect with peers who have faced similar obstacles – and are just as excited about a solution. Our famous Test Clinic and Test Lab are re-imagined this year to curate an online experience to help you get all the answers you need.

2. Try Testing Tools from Global Companies

Stay on top of what’s coming next in testing tools, try some cool demos, and add new processes to your testing toolkit by getting involved in our Expo Hall. It draws some of the biggest companies in the world armed with all the latest testing tools. Don’t forget your virtual swag bag…

1. Bottom Line: Create YOUR vision

We are always asking delegates to share their feedback, and here’s one we love: after attending, a delegate decided he was going to ask tougher questions at work – which led to better results and a promotion! You’ll be motivated and ready to put YOUR vision into action at you work.

See the programme here, and check out our ticket options.

Got more questions? Check out our FAQ page for everything you need to know.


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