Theory and Practice of Software Testing, 11th International Conference
Discover the Tester in You
Riga, Aula Magna of University of Latvia, July 6, 2010

Scope and goal

The conference continues a series of annual conferences started in 2000. The objective of the
conference is to establish a communication and knowledge sharing on software testing among
all types of IT professionals, researchers and students. The goal is to discuss the industry
experience, revisit the theoretical foundations of testing, to challenge the existing stereotypes.
The conference will form part of the international forum “IT: From local to global”.

Conference program

Clock time Author Title Country
09:30 Registration    
09:55 Opening by Indriķis Muižnieks Vice-rector for Research of University of Latvia Latvia
10:00 Bernard Homès Key Note: “Hidden risks of offshore testing” France
11:00 Raimonds Simanovskis How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Test Driven Development Latvia
11:35   Coffee break  
11:55 Armands Baranovskis Testing 2.0 – in search of a silver bullet Latvia
12:15 Maija Kangas Tester in an Agile Project – a Case Study Finland
12:35 Martins Gills Developing default test cases for context-dependent interface elements Latvia
12:55 Andrei Lebedev Automatic test generation using the Nalaps system - natural-language processing tool Russia
13:15   Lunch break  
14:15 Oleg Stasyuk A True Story of Acceptance test Automation project Latvia
14:50 Jurijs Grigorjevs Several practical approaches in testing automation Latvia
15:30 Maija Ļaksa Oracle Application Testing Suite. Competitive Edge Latvia
15:50 Stephan Goericke Latest trends in ISTQB certification Germany
16:10   Cofee break  
16:30 Matthias Hamburg Costs, Benefits & Experiences of Test Process Improvement Germany
17:00 Krišs Rauhvargers Software execution environment testing Latvia
17:20 Ingus Starins Measuring testing quality Latvia
17:40 Guntis Arnicāns The Influence of Acceptance Test Cases on the Quality of Program Latvia
18:00 Closing    

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Entrance fee

Free of charge

Conference date

July 6, 2010


Aula Magna of University of Latvia
Raina bulvaris 19, Riga

How to register

Fill the registration form here
Deadline for registration - June 28