STPCon Testing Stories

Tell Your Story! – But Keep it Short! On Thursday, April 4th, after lunch, STPCon introduces “Testing Stories.” During this time, we will hear from 8 attendees; each will share their story, pitch, strategy or approach to testing, new methodology or a better way of using a common tool. Anything that they think the audience […]

Keynote: The One Thing Testers Can Learn from Machine Learning

Machine learning and artificial intelligence are all the rage right now. Arthur Samuel in 1959 defined: “Machine Learning is the field of study that gives computers the ability to learn without being explicitly programmed.” This fascinates me as a tester and a test leader to be able to dig in and understand how exactly that […]

Workshop: Testing Software with Machine Learning

How do you train an AI bot to do your software testing? Integrating AI into your testing activities can be intimidating, but in reality, it is pretty easy–it just takes a lot of ‘grungy’ work. Learn how to directly apply AI to real-world testing problems, without having a Ph.D. in computer science. Jason shares a […]

Keynote: Testing all the World’s Apps with AI

How can one system test all the world’s apps? Mobile and Web. Jason shares learnings from applying AI techniques for doing just that. Learn how AI can help with the problems of identifying elements in applications, and the sequencing of test steps for regression testing. See how AI can measure qualitative aspects such as usability […]

Testing AI-Based Systems

People are adding “AI” to everything these days —but the big question is how to test it. We are already seeing AI products go awry. Engineers working on AI fear the little Frankenstein minds they created might make some bad decisions. Like traditional software, this new AI-based software needs to be tested. Jason shares techniques […]