Sessions

Thomas Haver
Example Mapping: The New Three Amigos [Half-Day Workshop]
Thomas Haver

Example Mapping is a collaborative technique to help refine requirements using business rules and examples as executable specifications.

Room: Breakout Room G
Topics: Requirements;
Tags: Development Practices; People; Testing; Work Skills

Chris Woodruff
Building Web APIs with ASP.NET Core 3.1 [Half-Day Workshop]
Chris Woodruff

Web APIs drive the most popular and powerful web and mobile apps—making the developer who can build a robust web API a developer that's in demand. Get started creating your own with ASP.NET Core, the open-source framework for Windows, macOS, and Linux. First, learn about attribute routing, the pref

Room: Breakout Room K
Topics: Application Development;
Tags: .NET; Architecture; Testing

Thomas Haver
The Science of Testing
Thomas Haver

Lessons learned from a career in research science can be applied to QA, with parallels to industry product quality models.

Room: Breakout Room D
Topics:
Tags: Testing

Ken Muse
The Art of Data DevOps with SSDT
Ken Muse

As software development cycles get shorter, database development is being forced adapt the same pace, so it’s increasingly important to be able to combine Agile practices with SQL Server database development. Learn how to take advantage of SQL Server Data Tools and Azure DevOps to enable rapid, iter

Room: Breakout Room J
Topics: ;
Tags: Azure; Continuous Delivery; Database; DevOps; SQL; Testing

Duane Newman
Unit-Testing With Ease
Duane Newman

Do you want to skip all the setup ceremony and get straight to the actual testing when writing unit tests? Leveraging dependency injection and IoC makes it a breeze to build solutions that are modular and testable, but building out those dependency chains in our unit tests can leave them cluttered a

Room: Breakout Room C
Topics: ;
Tags: .NET; Testing

Gabriela Dombrowski
Mock It 'til You Make It
Gabriela Dombrowski

Let's automate the tedious task of building mocked query resolvers so that you never have to manually set up mocks for loading, error, no data, or default value states ever again! We'll learn how to use GraphQL and Apollo in a React application to build providers that will dynamically auto mock all

Room: Breakout Room G
Topics: Application Development;
Tags: JavaScript; Testing; Tools

Jameson McGhee
"Fear is the mind-killer." -Banishing the Fears of Test Automation
Jameson McGhee

I started out as a manual tester who had little to no coding knowledge. I didn’t even know that test automation was a thing. Once I became acquainted with the concept, I realized how amazing it would be not spending so much time performing repetitive regression/sanity tests. However, a surprising ou

Room: Breakout Room C
Topics: ;
Tags: Quality Assurance; Testing

Gary Fleming
TDD Is My Shame
Gary Fleming

"I don't do as much Test-Driven Development as I should; it's my shame." The more time I spend at recent development conferences, the more I see this sentiment echoed. Developers get the impression that they *should* do TDD, but they don't. Sometimes they don't know how to do it effectively, so it

Room: Breakout Room C
Topics: ;
Tags: Development Practices; Testing

Ashley Stove
Sustainable Accessibility: Integrating accessibility checks into your CI/CD pipeline
Ashley Stove

Accessibility is important, not only for your users but also to meet legal requirements for certain levels of compliance. Unfortunately, most companies lack developers and quality assurance analysts who are trained to produce and test accessible user interfaces to industry-standard levels. Furthermo

Room: Breakout Room C
Topics: ;
Tags: Accessibility; Continuous Delivery; Testing; UX; Web

damian synadinos
Word Smatter: Exploring Semantics, Testers, and Problems
damian synadinos

Testers [do|don’t] (help) [prevent|detect] problems.” Throughout my career, I’ve encountered many variations of this phrase and discussed the underlying ideas many times. The phrase uses just a few, small words to express many, big ideas. And so, it can be valuable and critical to understand what

Room: Breakout Room C
Topics:
Tags: Testing

Jenn Robison
React Native CI Rehab Starting with Detox
Jenn Robison

React Native allows you a low barrier into Mobile Development across platforms for iOS & Android. However, it might leave you feeling a little intoxicated and unsteady. Things are a little fuzzy and unclear when it comes to writing fully automated end-to-end testing. We will start a little rehab wit

Room: Breakout Room C
Topics: ;
Tags: Android; Continuous Delivery; iOS; Mobile; Quality Assurance; Testing

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A software development conference in the Louisville, KY area on August 19 - 21, 2020 designed to cover all aspects of software development regardless of development stack.

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