EuroSTAR Tutorial: Test Management – An Overview

Trainers: Iris Pinkster O’Riordain, Bob van de Burgt, Bart Knaack


Whether you are working in an Agile or in a more traditional (Waterfall) environment, Test Management activities are important. They will range from “standard” tools like Risk Based Thinking, Stakeholder Management and Test Approach to skills that have to do with managing your environment. And always keeping the context in mind as that defines how to use your tools and skills.

All topics will be explained using real-life examples from the combined 70+ years of experiences from all three speakers. This tutorial uses theory, discussion and exercises so you learn more and gain new skills that can be applied immediately in your daily work.

Learning what tools and skills can be used to make your role as a Test Manager more complete and successful. Pick up ‘Do’s & Don’ts’ that can make an immediate difference to your testing.

Date: 12th May 2021

Hours: 7.5 incl breaks

Class: Small Class

Level: Intermediate

Focus: Test Management

Price: €365

✔️ Unlimited Access

✔️ Live Tutorial

✔️ Certificate Provided


Test Management Tools

Better Approaches

Dos & Don’ts

Practical Examples


Iris Pinkster O'RiordainIris Pinkster-O’Riordain – Test Advisor, Professional Testing, Netherlands

Iris Pinkster-O’Riordain has worked in testing and test management since 1996. She is currently a test advisor at Professional Testing. She is a co-developer of Logica’s method for structured testing: TestFrame ®, their test management approach and TestGrip, the method on test policy and test organization. Iris has also co-authored several books on these topics. She often speaks at (inter) national conferences. In 2007 she won the EuroSTAR award for “Best Tutorial”. In 2017 she was Program Chair for the EuroSTAR Conference in Copenhagen and in 2019 she was Program Chair for ExpoQA in Madrid.


Bob van de BurgtBob van de Burgt – Test Advisor, Professional Testing, Netherlands

Bob van de Burgt is test advisor at Professional Testing bv. He contributed to the development of the testing method TestFrame® and the test management approach of Logica for which he also was co-author of the published books. Bob has given many testing courses (including ISTQB) and is a frequent speaker at (inter)national congresses. He was member of the board of the Dutch SIGIST TestNet for 10 years of which 6 year as chairman. Bob was Programme Chair of EuroSTAR 2008 in The Hague and won the European Testing Excellence Award in 2012. Since 2018 Bob is active as local chapter manager for the TMMi Foundation.


Bart KnaackBart Knaack – Test Advisor, Professional Testing, Netherlands

Bart Knaack is an IT professional with over 20 years of experience. He has been organiser of multiple workshops and is always keen to try out anything new. He is motivated to learn and share and has a keen eye for change.


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