The Future of Automation

ACL 980 Howe Street 14th floor, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Automation is the new buzzword these days as organizations are moving to automate more and more. Our speaker will be Jeff LaPorte, the CTO of Kobalt. He will speak to us about where he sees the Future of Automation. More details to come.

The Importance of Efficient Automation in the Agile World

Code Core 142 W Hastings St., Vancouver, BC, Canada

We're excited to have Kevin Butto, Automation Engineer at Plenty of Fish, speaking about "The Importance of Efficient Automation in the Agile World." Kevin is an ICAgile Certified Professional in Agile Test Automation and has a background in Computational Intelligence and Design (Cognitive Systems).

Event-Driven Quality Assurance

Microsoft Office -11th Floor 1111 W Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada

We are excited to have Robert Reppel, the CTO at TwoTonic Labs, presenting to us on "Event-Driven Quality Assurance: How to test, prioritize backlogs and build better systems through business domain events." Robert Reppel wrote first commercial software applications more than 25 years ago. Since then, he has been involved in many more as developer, […]

Logging and Reporting in Selenium Webdrive Projects

Microsoft Office -11th Floor 1111 W Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Come learn about Selenium Automation from seasoned professional, Alex Siminiuc. Alex has over 20 years of experience in testing, and has worked with companies such as Best Buy, Trader Corp., YVR, BCAA, and Boeing Canada. Alex will discuss logging and reporting in Selenium webdriver projects. Agenda: 5:30-6:00 pm - Registration & Refreshments 6:00-7:00 pm - […]

Security Software Shortcuts

Lighthouse Labs 401 W Georgia St Suite #600, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Where do you start with security test cases? How do you ensure your dependencies aren’t adding to security risk? What threat models and attack vectors are common in a cloudy world? What are quick and free wins you can use to reduce risk and improve security? Come learn about how to get started, some quick […]

Understanding Code Refactoring from a Tester’s Perspective

The Post at 750 #110-750 Hamilton St, Vancouver, BC, Canada

The term ‘Refactoring’ is mainly used to indicate code cleanup and/or redesign. Refactoring of code is an age-old practice, and it has picked up momentum with teams increasingly following shorter and iterative development cycles. Project teams often have limited time to implement new functionality or to extend the existing functionality – and working with code […]

Integrating Automated Testing into DevOps and Agile

The Post at 750 #110-750 Hamilton St, Vancouver, BC, Canada

As we see organizations digitally transforming themselves, software testing is crucial in the software development lifecycle.  Arash Taheri, Director of Quality Engineering at Central 1, will discuss Integrating Automated Testing into DevOps and Agile. Agenda: 5:30-6:00 pm - Registration & Refreshments 6:00-7:00 pm - Presentation and Q&A 7:00-7:30 pm - Networking

Automate a Manual Process


As organizations move towards automating more and more, it is important to know what, when, and how to automated. Ruchita Prasad, QA Manager at MonkeySoft Solutions Inc., an ezCater Company, will discuss Automating a Manual Process. PLEASE NOTE: Due to the current situation with COVID-19 we no longer will be hosting the event at The […]

What Should You Cover in a Selenium Coding Test

While there are quite a few tools to automate web browser interaction, Selenium is perhaps the most commonly used. It is primarily used to write scripts for actions users might take on your website, testing site functionality much faster than you could by hand. A short Selenium test might confirm that the browser can load […]

Observability-Driven-Development + Testing-in-Production


Do you ever wonder when to use an observability-driven approach for the development of your software system? What are the key factors to consider? While observability-driven development has been around for quite some time, how does it help in avoiding serious business and operational risks? We are excited to have Larry Ng, Development Director at […]