Welcome to TeamSTAR 2018

As part of our continued commitment to the Software Testing Community, each year we host a competition giving a testing team an opportunity to attend the Eurostar Conference for free! You can get involved by hosting your own local ‘EuroSTAR Connects‘ meet up this September (details to be submitted to us before 10th August). We will support your local ‘EuroSTAR Connects‘ meet up with branded materials and we will also assist with the promotion by listing on our website and through our strong social presence. Details on the fantastic €8,000 prize and how to enter are below.

Follow our updates on Social Media by following the hashtag #EuroSTARConnects.

TeamSTAR Prize

Four Tickets worth €8,000 to the EuroSTAR Conference, 12th – 15th November 2018 in The Hague including:

  • Keynote Sessions with Top Industry Speakers
  • Access to specialized Software Testing Track Talks & Workshops
  • Networking Lunch & Coffee Breaks
  • After Hours Social Events to reconnect with your Peers
  • Access to the EuroSTAR Expo with demos of Software Testing Tools
  • Opportunity to test the latest Software Testing Tools in our Test Lab
  • Connect with fellow EuroSTAR attendees in our Huddle area
  • Solve Day to Day work challenges in our EuroSTAR Clinic

How to Enter TeamSTAR

STAGE 1 – Submit your event for the ‘EuroSTAR Connects’ programme

11th July – 10th August

We want you to tell us:

  1. Where your ‘EuroSTAR Connects’ event will take place?
  2. When the event will take place?
  3. How many attendees do you estimate? (Minimum 10 required for Entry)
  4. What is the agenda/schedule for your event?

STAGE 2 – Host your local ‘EuroSTAR Connects’ meet-up

1st – 15th September

We want you to:

  1. Promote the event (pre, during and post event) and engage with us on Social Media. We will share and give you the benefit of our combined social presence.
  2. Use the hashtag #EuroSTARconnects
  3. Document to Share with us afterwards i.e. take photos, tweet, get testimonials etc.
  4. Encourage attendees to stay connected with EuroSTAR by including our Newsletter Sign Up on all communications.


STAGE 3 – Feedback Report on your ‘EuroSTAR Connects’ event

16th – 22nd September

Now that your meetup is successfully completed, we want to know how it went. Your final entry requirement is to create a blog post and tell us about it including:

  1. How many attended?
  2. What was the feedback?
  3. What conclusions were made?
  4. Any other information that you feel is important to include
  5. Include photos & videos and we will share this on our own blog


Previous Winners of TeamSTAR

The Winner of TeamSTAR 2017 was – Team KraQA. Congratulations to all the excellent teams that entered. Find out why we choose KraQA

2017 TeamSTAR Events 

If you are looking for ideas for your local ‘EuroSTAR Connects‘ meet-up, take a look at some of last year’s events below along with details of how each meet-up went.

Team City  Country Details Click For More Infomation 
ETMarlabs  Bengaluru India 100 people conference with creative interpretations of the 2017 ‘Magic of Testing’ theme.      Read The Report
WrotQA  Kraków Poland A meet-up of like minded software testers to explore the “Magic of Testing”.  30th August 2017
Stockholm Software Testing Stockholm Sweden Talk by Robin Gustafsson, CTO at Load Impact offering an opportunity to network.  Read The Report
Swisscom Zurich Switzerland  Two speakers ensuring a great event of testing discussion and debate.   Read The Report
KraQA Krakow Poland A meet-up with a mobile theme taking place in the great outdoors.   Read The Report
Altom Cluj Romania A meet-up with both online and offline elements.  Read The Report
YvR Testing Vancouver  Canada Exploring the “The Magic of Testing” with lightening talks.  Read The Report
SmartBear Galway Ireland An event with the creator of SOAP UI; Ole Lensmar at the Portershed in Galway.   Read The Report
Tabara de Testare Cluj Romania A treasure hunt event to discover the magic of testing.  Read The Report
Qentinel Oy Helsinki Finland A Meet-up in Espoo with a discussion on Magic in testing.  7th September 2017
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