Loading Events

Past Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

March 2018

VanQ – The Importance of Automation in QA

March 29, 2018 - 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Absolute Software, 1400 - 1055 Dunsmuir St
Vancouver,  BC  V7X 1K8  Canada
+ Google Map

We're glad to have Kevin Butto from Plenty of Fish discussing 'The Importance of Automation in QA.' Kevin is an ICAgile Certified Professional in Agile Test Automation and has a background in Computational Intelligence and Design (Cognitive Systems). Speaker: Kevin Butto QA Analyst at Plenty of Fish

Find out more »

April 2018

Microsoft Tech Summit

April 5, 2018 - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Science World, 1455 Quebec St.
Vancouver,  BC  V6A 3Z7  Canada
+ Google Map

Build your cloud skills with the latest in Azure and Microsoft 365 at a free technical-learning event for IT professionals and developers. Microsoft is bringing the best of the Tech Summit worldwide series to Vancouver! The cloud is changing expectations – and transforming the way we live and work. Learn how Microsoft’s cloud platform can help you lead your organization through real digital transformation and shape your future. This one-day event is a free technical-learning seminar focused on Azure and…

Find out more »

Understanding Agile – A Tester’s Perspective

April 26, 2018 - 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Sycle, 440 Cambie Street Suite 350
Vancouver,  BC  Canada
+ Google Map

In agile, expectations from a tester are no longer limited to testing and testers are required to be active, contributing team members during entire duration of iteration. These additional roles and responsibilities may be overwhelming but in reality, this change can be really empowering for testers.

Find out more »

May 2018

Automation Patterns for Simplifying Selenium WebDriver Automation Code

May 31, 2018 - 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

This month we are delighted to feature Alex Siminiuc at our monthly meetup. When it comes to test automation, Alex has a long history of making the complex simple – here is what a few of his students have to say: Alex helped me learn test automation step by step. The best thing was that I could learn at my own pace and could ask as many questions as I wanted. ANIKO After being tutored by Alex, I made a real…

Find out more »

June 2018

Inaugural Optimus Info FinTech Leadership Event

June 5, 2018 - 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Optimus Information is pleased to invite you to our inaugural FinTech Leadership Roundtable being held on June 5th, 2018. Geared towards those in leadership roles in financial services and FinTech, the event includes dinner and the opportunity to network with your peers. In this intimate environment at one of Vancouver’s finest culinary experiences — Vij’s (and yes – the “Dragon” himself may appear) — we are pleased to have FinTech thought-leader Pharid Jaffer join us to discuss the local and global trends affecting your business. Pharid will…

Find out more »

Operationalized Agile Scrum

June 28, 2018 - 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us on Thursday, June 28th to hear Shing Yeung present on Operationalized Agile Scrum. This meetup will be structured in a workshop style. About Shing: Shing Yeung, Solutions Architect, Optimus Information: With more than 20 years of IT experience in a wide range of roles, Shing is regarded by his peers as a technical evangelist, subject matter expert, technical mentor and team coach. At Optimus we rely on his leadership and knowledge to fulfill his role as our Scrum…

Find out more »

October 2018

Testing and QA in the Vancouver Technology Marketspace

October 25, 2018 - 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The Pint Public House, 455 Abbott St,
Vancouver, BC V6B 2L2 Canada
+ Google Map

A conversation with:
Anthony Blake, Enterprise Architect, Optimus Information
Ryan O'Connor, Chief Technical Strategist, Optimus Information

Topics included:
What are the top trends in testing and test automation?
Who are companies hiring?
How do I design a QA and Test Automation Program for my company?
How does this fit with a Dev/Ops approach?
Q&A

Drinks provided!

Find out more »

November 2018

VanQ Monthly Event – The Do’s and Don’ts of Testing Microservices in the Cloud

November 22, 2018 - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Code Core, 142 W Hastings St.
Vancouver, BC V6B 1G8 Canada
+ Google Map
Business Intelligence

Join us on Thursday, November 22nd to hear from Azure Architect, Gurinder Singh Mann. He will discuss The Do's and Don'ts of Testing Microservices in the Cloud. Come with questions and tips from your own experience.

Find out more »

January 2019

Test Automation with Stuart Ashman, Director of QA at PAI Health

January 24, 2019 - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
ACL, 980 Howe Street 14th floor
Vancouver, BC V6Z 1N9 Canada
+ Google Map

Join us as we hear about Test Automation from Stuart Ashman, an experienced Director of Quality Assurance with a demonstrated history of improving quality, practice and process across a variety of business domains.

Find out more »

App Development in the World of DevOps, Cloud and Agile – Do’s and Don’ts

January 30, 2019 - 7:30 am - 10:00 am
Hyatt Regency – English Bay Room, 34th floor, 655 Burrard Street
Vancouver, BC V6C 2R7 Canada
+ Google Map

Join us on January 30th, 2019 to learn the Do’s and Don’ts of App Development in the World of DevOps, Cloud and Agile from a panel of technology executives. This breakfast event will bring together local high-level IT professionals who will provide valuable insights on app development.

After breakfast and a chance to network with your peers, Pankaj Agarwal, Founder and Managing Partner of Optimus Information, will lead a discussion on this topic.

Find out more »
+ Export Events