Social and Fringe Events

Monday:
EuroSTAR Pub Quiz

19:00

O’Casey’s Irish Pub

After a long day of tutorial training & inspiration, the perfect way to wind down is a fun pub quiz! You are invited to join us for some snacks, drinks and of course general knowledge questions and a chance to meet fellow attendees from 19:00 on Monday evening at O’Casey’s Irish Pub in The Hague. 

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Tuesday:
Accenture Expo Drinks

17:00

Exhibition Hall

This year’s Networking Drinks sponsored by Platinum partners Accenture, is a chance to unwind after a hectic Tuesday at the conference and meet more friends or make new ones ahead of two evening social events on Tuesday. There will also be plenty of fun events and prizes up for grabs.  The Networking Drinks kicks off at 17:30 on Tuesday evening.

Tuesday:
Community Dinner

19:00

Madurodam

The EuroSTAR Community Dinner takes place in the Madurodam close by to the World Forum.  Mingle and dine with fellow delegates and explore the home to a range of 1:25 scale model replicas of famous Dutch landmarks.

Buses depart from outside the World Forum at 18:30 – Bring your wristband!!

**SOLD OUT EVENT**

Tuesday:
Test Lab Party                                             

19:00

Crazy Pianos

The Test Lab Party takes place in the Crazy Pianos this year. It promises to be an exciting event with live music Promising great music and an amazing atmosphere, it is an event not to be missed. 

Buses depart from outside the World Forum at 18:45 – Bring your wristband!!

**SOLD OUT EVENT**

Wednesday:
5Km Fun Run

07:30

Meet at the World Forum

Kick start your day by taking part in our annual 5KM fun run. Join some of the EuroSTAR team and fellow delegates and explore some of the parks in the Hague with a gentle paced run around The Hague. 

5k run EuroSTAR Conference
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Wednesday:
Lean Coffee                                               

08.00

Huddle

Come to the Huddle, grab some early coffee and get your Conference day started early with some discussion on all things testing. Share your stories and decide on the agenda. Taking place at 8:00am.

Wednesday:
Women in Testing

15:15

World Cafe

Recognising the importance of the gender gap in testing, the EuroSTAR Huddle will facilitate a discussion in the World Cafe. Join fellow delegates to discuss why gender balance is important in testing and the relevant issues surrounding it. 

Hosts: Tone Molyneux and Fiona Østensvig

Wednesday:
The EuroSTAR Conference Awards Night

19:00

De Broodfabriek

This year’s awards night takes place in De Broodfabriek. What was one a bread factory is now a beautiful space and will host our Gala Awards Dinner Night. Awards include the EuroSTAR Testing Excellence Award, the new RisingSTAR Award, EuroSTAR Best Tutorial, EuroSTAR Best Paper and the Accenture

Buses will leave from outside the World Forum at 18:30 – Please bring your Gala Ticket!

**SOLD OUT EVENT**

Wednesday:
Platinum Partner Awards

EuroSTAR’s Platinum Partner Accenture will present awards at the Gala Awards evening on Wednesday 14th November.
Submissions are accepted on-site, pick up your application form from their booths in the Expo Hall. Describe how you applied a new innovation in testing and return your completed submission by 14:00 on Wednesday 14th November.