Track 1

BP Lecture Theatre

Track 2

Hugh and Catherine Stevenson Theatre

Track 3

Raymond and Beverly Sackler Seminar Rooms


Claus Moser Seminar Room

8:30 – 8:55


9:00 – 9:05

Welcome from 31 Media


9:05 – 9:40

QA in a Post Covid-19 World

Al Lines
Vice President
Moody’s Investors Service

Breakout Sessions

9:45 – 10:15

Managing Test Teams through Agile Transformation

Mark Bland
Senior Global Test Manager
Premier Farnell

9:45 – 10:15

9:45 – 10:15

Quality through Cultural Change

Wayne Tofteroo
Manager Test Centre of Excellence
Welsh Water



9:45 – 10:50

Introduction to Blockchain Tests

Rafaela Azevedo
SC Cleared QA Consultant
HM Revenue & Customs

10:20 – 10:50

Using Test Automation to take back control of your SaaS pipeline

James McDiarmid
Senior Test Automation Manager, Testing Services

10:20 – 10:50

Meeting Global Consumer Application Performance Expectations

Sai Kodali
QA Lead 
Philip Morris International

10:20 – 10:50

Managing data for automation by data-microservices

Krishan Shukla
Lead-Software Engineer in Test
Genomics England

10:50 – 11:20

Coffee, networking and exhibition


11:20 – 11:55

Mind maps as Agile Test Plans and more!

Kiruthika Ganesan
Head Of Quality Assurance

Breakout Sessions

12:00 – 12:30

Future of Quality Engineering with Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Hemanshu Chauhan
Head of Quality Engineering & Assurance

12:00 – 12:30

Questions of Bias, Diversity and Testing

Richard Self
Senior Lecturer in Governance of Advanced and Emerging Technologies
University of Derby

12:00 – 12:30

Continuous Delivery (CD) Pipeline — Bringing QAOps into DevOps

Suraj Gyawali
Quality Assurance Manager
NCR Corporation

12:35 – 13:00

12:35 – 13:00

The future of Testing in the world Agile, DevOps and Test Automation

Alexander Pushkarev
Senior Software Craftsperson

12:35 – 13:00

‘Auto Pay Test’ — Automated ZERO scripting framework for RTP Testing

Shajahan Pulikkal
QA Automation Architect
UST Global

13:00 – 14:00

Networking lunch and exhibition

Breakout Sessions

14:00 – 14:30

14:00 – 14:30

ETL Testing through automation, with using Great Expectations and AWS

Remzi Turan
Data Test Automation Engineer
Direct Line Group

14:00 – 14:30

Web Accessibility Testing Trends and Shift Left Testing of accessibility using CypressIO, WAVE and AxeDevTools

Narayanan Palani
Chapter Lead – Quality Engineering
Lloyds Banking Group
Prashanth Krishna Shyam
Quality Engineer
Lloyds Banking Group

14:00 – 15:00

14:35 – 15:00

Building a Better Tester

Tim Gould
Test Engineering Manager
Nationwide Building Society

14:35 – 15:00

15 Years of (non) Testing

Carlo Beschi
Lead Agile Coach

14:35 – 15:00

How to Test Data Science Projects

Sriram Angajala
Software Developer
Sainsbury’s Digital


15:05 – 15:40

Transforming QA & Test delivery to meet the demands of the business.

Stuart Makin
Head of QA & Test
O2 (Telefónica UK)

15:40 – 16:10

Coffee, networking and exhibition

Trophy Ceremony


The European Software Testing Awards Trophy Presentation 2020

A celebration for the winners of the European Software Testing Awards 2020 where we will hand out trophies and offer a round of applause to everyone who has been involved in making this event possible!

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