Conference Program

September 28 - Tutorials
8:00 - 9:00 Conference Registration
  Tutorial I Tutorial II Tutorial III
9:00 - 10:30 Testing, Models and Coverage

Paul Gerrard
Gerrard Consulting
UK
Test Planning Explained

Predrag Skokovic
Quality House
Serbia
Agile Tester

Kari Kakkonen
Dragons Out Oy
Finland
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break | Exhibition
11:00 – 13:15 Testing, Models and Coverage

Paul Gerrard
Gerrard Consulting
UK
Test Planning Explained

Predrag Skokovic
Quality House
Serbia
Agile Tester

Kari Kakkonen
Dragons Out Oy
Finland
13:15 – 14:15 Lunch | Exhibition
  Tutorial IV Tutorial V Tutorial VI
14:15 – 15:45 BDSBET - Business Driven Scenario Based Exploratory Testing

Olivier Denoo
President ISTQB
Belgium
The Tester’s Toolbox: which techniques can you use as a tester to improve your quality, the quality of your team and the quality of the software you’re working on?

Michaël Pilaeten
CTG
Belgium
Test Process Improvement in Agile Projects

Graham Bath
German Testing Board
Germany
15:45 – 16:15 Coffee Break | Exhibition
16:15 – 18:30 BDSBET - Business Driven Scenario Based Exploratory Testing

Olivier Denoo
President ISTQB
Belgium
The Tester’s Toolbox: which techniques can you use as a tester to improve your quality, the quality of your team and the quality of the software you’re working on?

Michaël Pilaeten
CTG
Belgium
Test Process Improvement in Agile Projects

Graham Bath
German Testing Board
Germany
19:30 Social Event
September 29 – Presentations
8:00 - 9:00 Conference Registration
9:00 - 9:15 Opening Words
Mitko Mitev (Conference Chair)
9:15 – 10:15 Keynote 1
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About ISTQB® But Were Afraid to Ask


Olivier Denoo
President ISTQB
Belgium
10:15 - 10:40 Visteon Corporation
10:40 - 11:10 Coffee Break | Exhibition
  Session I
Agile Testing
Session II
AI in Testing
Session III
Cloud Testing
11:10 - 11:55 A1
Utilizing the QA Engineers Throughout the Whole Project Lifecycle


Daniel Angelov
FFW
Bulgaria
B1
“How much does it cost to run on clouds?” load and performance testing of Microsoft Azure


Milovan Pocek
HTEC
Serbia

Jelica Kapetina
HTEC
Serbia
C1
Taking Quality to Next Level: Metrics for Improvement


Anton Angelov
Automate the Planet
Bulgaria
11:55 - 12:40 A2
Extreme Shift Left. Out with the requirement engineer?


Wim Decoutere
CTG
Belgium
B2
Robot Framework – From Zero to Robot Hero


Milan Novovic
Crea.si
Serbia
C2
Low level approaches for testing AI/ML


Jeroen Rosink
Squerist
Netherlands
12:40 - 13:40 Lunch | Exhibition
13:40 - 14:40 Keynote 2
State of Testing; Future of Testing


Paul Gerrard
Gerrard Consulting
UK
14:40 - 15:05 Coffee Break | Exhibition
  Industrial Slots
  Industrial Slot I Industrial Slot II Industrial Slot III
15:05 - 15:35 D1
Quality via trust?!


Aleksandar Drinkov
Milestone
Bulgaria
E1
How different Industry gained with Micro Focus & Modern Quality Management


Francesco Colavita
Micro Focus
F1
Visteon Corporation
  Industrial Slot IV Industrial Slot V Industrial Slot VI
15:35 - 16:05 D2
Creating testing documentation using mind maps


Ognjen Jegdic
Levi9
Serbia
E2
Security Testing as part of QA - How to build an Impenetrable Software


Radostina Kondakova
Scalefocus
Bulgaria
F2
Quality House
16:05 - 16:30 Coffee Break | Exhibition
  Session IV
Test Automation
Session V
Test Management
Session VI
Testing in General
16:30 - 17:15 G1
Visual UI Testing with Percy


Maros Kutschy
Ness
Slovakia
H1
Test Strategy - waterfall legacy or game changer in Agile


Mirjana Kolarov
Levi9 IT Services
Serbia
I1
Consensus based techniques as secret for effective entry & exit criteria


Wim Demey
CTG
Belgium
17:15 - 18:00 G2
How children learn testing with dragons


Kari Kakkonen
Dragons Out Oy
Finland
H2
The Road from Quality Assurance to Quality Engineering; Testers Lead the Transformation


Gerie Owen
Medullan
USA

Peter Vahrol
Technology Strategy Research
USA
I2
Put your TestOps shoes on! Improving Quality by Process Automation


Dawid Pacia
Brainly
Poland
18:00 - 18:45 G3
How to improve your automated tests


Gjore Zaharchev
Seavus
North Macedonia
H3
Improving Communication and Teamwork Using Perceiver Element Grid (PEG)


Vojin Popocić
Svea ekonomy AB
Serbia
I3
Testing in the Gambling Industry


Amanda Logue
BMM Testlabs
Canada
18:45 - 19:15 Closing Words
Mitko Mitev (Conference Chair)
Best Paper Award | Best Presentation Award