2 DAY CONFERENCE

London Tester Gathering 2011

Topics covered at #ltg11

Monday, 16th - Tuesday, 17th May in London

19 experts spoke.
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Programme

Hands on Root Cause Analysis

Douglas Squirrel

Douglas Squirrel has been coding for 40 years and has led software teams for 18 of them. A London-based executive coach and consulting CTO, Douglas makes use of his extensive experience growing teams to advise startup founders and senior managers at companies such as Nested, Lostmy.name, DueDil, Trussle, and MarketInvoice. His previous roles include founding CTO at TIM Group and vice president of engineering at ecommerce startup Secretsales.

Hands-On Web Security Testing

Paco Hope

Paco Hope is a Technical Manager with Cigital, Inc www.cigital.com. and has 12 years of experience in the security of web applications, operating systems, and gaming (lottery systems, casino gaming devices, onli

Interviewing & Improving your CV

Sam Mehta

GCS was established in 1989, making us one of Europe's longest established and respected Recruitment Specialists. For the past 5 years I have specialised in recruiting for contract/freelance QA and Test Specialists.

Hands-On Penetration Testing Workshop

Rodrigo Marcos

CREST certified consultant with broad experience performing security audits and penetration testing against a number of environments. Extensive experience testing web based applications. Fluent developer who makes heavy use of bespoke scripts durin

Hands-On Penetration Testing Workshop Part II

Rodrigo Marcos

CREST certified consultant with broad experience performing security audits and penetration testing against a number of environments. Extensive experience testing web based applications. Fluent developer who makes heavy use of bespoke scripts durin

Hands-On Web Security Testing Part II

Paco Hope

Paco Hope is a Technical Manager with Cigital, Inc www.cigital.com. and has 12 years of experience in the security of web applications, operating systems, and gaming (lottery systems, casino gaming devices, onli

How Google Approaches Software Quality

Jack Chant

Google Test Engineer

Agile testing, test automation, defining test process, UI web automated functional testing, test team leadership.

Two hosts one hub - networking for testers

Stuart Taylor

Stuart Taylor is an ISEB certified Test Practitioner and Agile Evangelist, a very technical Internet application tester, team lead, mentor and coach to the development team of autotrader.co.uk. Stuart has worked extensively with web and internet tech

Design, Testing and Feedback

James Lyndsay

James Lyndsay is an advocate of test approaches which find surprises, adapts to circumstances, and keeps testers interested.

OpenSource service by Jenkins CI

John Stevenson

John is a speaker, author, conference organiser & community obsessed developer. Loves Clojure, Emacs, Cats, Cycling & Agile development.

He is a conference organiser for Clojure Exchange, London Java Conference, etc) with 20 years of speaking experience.

Using Business Stories to Test Requirements and Systems

Paul Gerrard

Paul Gerrard is a consultant, teacher, author, webmaster, programmer, tester, conference speaker, rowing coach and publisher. He has conducted consulting assignments in all aspects of software testing and quality assurance, specialising in test assurance. He has presented keynote talks and tutorials at testing conferences across Europe, the USA, Australia, South Africa and occasionally won awards for them.

Hands-On Penetration Testing Workshop Part III

Rodrigo Marcos

CREST certified consultant with broad experience performing security audits and penetration testing against a number of environments. Extensive experience testing web based applications. Fluent developer who makes heavy use of bespoke scripts durin

OpenSource service by Jenkins CI -- Part II

John Stevenson

John is a speaker, author, conference organiser & community obsessed developer. Loves Clojure, Emacs, Cats, Cycling & Agile development.

He is a conference organiser for Clojure Exchange, London Java Conference, etc) with 20 years of speaking experience.

Design, Testing and Feedback -- Part II

James Lyndsay

James Lyndsay is an advocate of test approaches which find surprises, adapts to circumstances, and keeps testers interested.

Using Business Stories to Test Requirements and Systems Part II

Paul Gerrard

Paul Gerrard is a consultant, teacher, author, webmaster, programmer, tester, conference speaker, rowing coach and publisher. He has conducted consulting assignments in all aspects of software testing and quality assurance, specialising in test assurance. He has presented keynote talks and tutorials at testing conferences across Europe, the USA, Australia, South Africa and occasionally won awards for them.

Two hosts one hub - networking for testers part II

Stuart Taylor

Stuart Taylor is an ISEB certified Test Practitioner and Agile Evangelist, a very technical Internet application tester, team lead, mentor and coach to the development team of autotrader.co.uk. Stuart has worked extensively with web and internet tech

Hands-On Penetration Testing Workshop Part IV

Rodrigo Marcos

CREST certified consultant with broad experience performing security audits and penetration testing against a number of environments. Extensive experience testing web based applications. Fluent developer who makes heavy use of bespoke scripts durin

Exploratory Testing

Steve Green

Steve specialises in testing high-risk, high-profile web-based applications such as online banking, e-commerce websites, online gaming, e-learning and Facebook applications for large corporate clients in the UK, USA and Europe.

Thoughtworks Twist: Where Exploration and Automation meet

Al Grimes

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Andrew Kemp

Andy has been working in software for 15 years. The last 6 have been at ThoughtWorks where he has worked as a tester and project manager across London, San Francisco and Sydney.

The Advancing Selenium User

Alan Richardson

An experienced software testing professional (Test Manager, Test Lead and Test Analyst), who has produced practical and innovative software quality solutions for clients in a diverse range of industries.

Vertical IT Interview Tips

James Pritchett

James Pritchett is a strategic contract recruiter who specialises in recruiting for the London Testing and Quality Assurance IT market. James has a proactive innovative approach to recruitment which leads him to be emerged within the London testing

Kelvin Hewett

With over 10 years experience in recruitment from Resourcer to Director Kelvin brings a wealth of experience to his role at Regional Director of Vertical IT. Kelvin has a proven track record in developing and delivering Technology recruitment soluti

Thoughtworks Twist: Where Exploration and Automation meet Part II

Al Grimes

More information soon...

Andrew Kemp

Andy has been working in software for 15 years. The last 6 have been at ThoughtWorks where he has worked as a tester and project manager across London, San Francisco and Sydney.

Continuous Delivery

Dave Farley

Dave Farley is a pioneer of Continuous Delivery, thought-leader and expert practitioner in CD, DevOps, TDD and software development in general.

Dave has been a programmer, software engineer, systems architect and leader of successful teams, for many years, from the early days of modern computing, taking those fundamental principles of how computers and software work, and shaping ground-breaking, innovative approaches that have changed how we approach modern software development. Dave has challenged conventional thinking and lead teams to build world class software.

Exploratory Testing Part II

Steve Green

Steve specialises in testing high-risk, high-profile web-based applications such as online banking, e-commerce websites, online gaming, e-learning and Facebook applications for large corporate clients in the UK, USA and Europe.

The Advancing Selenium User -- Part II

Alan Richardson

An experienced software testing professional (Test Manager, Test Lead and Test Analyst), who has produced practical and innovative software quality solutions for clients in a diverse range of industries.

TDD, BDD Workshop (mini code retreat)

John Stevenson

John is a speaker, author, conference organiser & community obsessed developer. Loves Clojure, Emacs, Cats, Cycling & Agile development.

He is a conference organiser for Clojure Exchange, London Java Conference, etc) with 20 years of speaking experience.

Current state of affairs on Android Testing, what should, what can and what can't be done

Carl-Gustaf Harroch

Executive director and developer at Novoda. Throughout my career, I have constantly enrich myself with new skills and ensured I am in touch with the latest in technologies and sciences. I am passionate about computing and have a clear understanding

Android Development Basics

Sam Joseph

Sam Joseph is "AI Paladin" at Makers Academy and an Associate Professor of Computer Science at Hawaii Pacific University. He also runs the online pairing charity site Agile Ventures, and has a background in Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, and Software Engineering.

An Intro to OWASP

Daniel Brzozowski

Software Engineer at FactSet Research Systems, OWASP WebScarab-NG Project Leader and OWASP .NET Project leader at OWASP Specialties web security, penetration testing, c#, java, python, web security, asp .net, c/c++, ado .net, ms sql server, php5, mys

Exploratory Testing Part III

Steve Green

Steve specialises in testing high-risk, high-profile web-based applications such as online banking, e-commerce websites, online gaming, e-learning and Facebook applications for large corporate clients in the UK, USA and Europe.

TDD, BDD Workshop (mini code retreat) Part II

John Stevenson

John is a speaker, author, conference organiser & community obsessed developer. Loves Clojure, Emacs, Cats, Cycling & Agile development.

He is a conference organiser for Clojure Exchange, London Java Conference, etc) with 20 years of speaking experience.

OWASP Workshop Part II

Daniel Brzozowski

Software Engineer at FactSet Research Systems, OWASP WebScarab-NG Project Leader and OWASP .NET Project leader at OWASP Specialties web security, penetration testing, c#, java, python, web security, asp .net, c/c++, ado .net, ms sql server, php5, mys

Current state of affairs on Android Testing, what should, can and cant be done

Carl-Gustaf Harroch

Executive director and developer at Novoda. Throughout my career, I have constantly enrich myself with new skills and ensured I am in touch with the latest in technologies and sciences. I am passionate about computing and have a clear understanding

Android Development Basics Part II

Sam Joseph

Sam Joseph is "AI Paladin" at Makers Academy and an Associate Professor of Computer Science at Hawaii Pacific University. He also runs the online pairing charity site Agile Ventures, and has a background in Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, and Software Engineering.

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