QAI, the world's leading consulting and workforce development firm recently announced its 12th Annual Software Testing Conference (STC) 2012 (http://www.qaiglobalservices.com/minisites/stc2012) to be held in Bangalore on December 5th & 6th, 2012 at Le Meridian. The theme of the conference this year is Testing Enterprise 3.0 - Reimagining the Business. Building on the theme, STC 2012 focuses on building a narrative to piece together the three cornerstones of future business opportunity, growth and continuity in the connected world - Innovation, Convergence, and Adoption.
With more than 800+ delegates expected, 200+ participating organizations and 35+ High Maturity organizations sharing their experiences, the conference, in its 12th year, celebrates India's global leadership in Software Testing. The conference will focus on burning trends in the industry like the emergence of technology based testing (mobile, web and SOA applications), emergence of non-functional testing and also the need for imbibing the quality angle in testing and setting up of specialized testing Centers of Excellence.
STC 2012, organized in association with the Edista Testing Institute (ETI), is a platform where practitioners from various organizations share and learn the current best practices, and the future possibilities on how to manage not only change but its continuity. STC 2012 will include four specific tracks focusing on Business Leadership, Test Program Management (Test Management, Team Management, and Test Estimation etc.), Techniques and Tools and Emerging Areas.
STC is a key player in bringing together practitioners and thought leaders from the Industry, Academia and Government, for sharing and exchanging ideas and learning in the area of Software Testing and Process Improvement. The two day conference will be followed by post-conference tutorials across various cities.
Leading organizations in the industry like HP, Neotys, Parasoft and Datamatics. In addition it is being supported by various Software Process Improvement Networks (SPINs), Test Republic and Software Certifications. The conference is also supported by QA InfoTech, Capgemini, CSC, Cognizant, Deloitte and CGI.
Commenting on this announcement, Mr. Navyug Mohnot, CEO, QAI India Ltd., said, "Software Testing has come a long way, from being a phase of the development life cycle to being a separate business. Today, Software Testing business is growing faster than the actual development business. The International Software Testing Conference was created as a unique forum for exchanging, learning and accelerating the implementation of best practices in the domain of Software Testing and the industry response that STC has received this year, clearly demonstrates the growth witnessed by the industry in the current phase."
For over 15 years, QAI has brought together international representatives and recognized thought-leaders to share information, learn new software quality processes, and discuss software practices through a number of prestigious events like Project Management Leadership Conference (PML), Software Estimation Colloquium (SEC), IT Service Management Conference (ITSM), High Maturity Best Practices Conference (HMBP) and the International Software Testing Conference (STC).
QAI is a leading global consulting and workforce development organization addressing 'Operational Excellence' in knowledge intensive service organizations.
QAI Global Services (QGS) provides advisory and consulting services, leading to operational excellence in organizations. QGS engages with client organizations for deployment of best practices and process improvement engagements in areas including Quality, Innovation, Project and Programme Management, IT Service Management, Testing and Service Excellence to name a few.
QAI Global Institute (QGI) is the workforce development division of QAI and engages with individuals inside organizations and with professional communities. The Institute, through learning design, training delivery, competency assessments, development and certifications enables career growth and equips individuals to help realize organizational goals.
QAI has trained over 1,60,000 professionals and certified over 40,000 professionals across the globe and is currently servicing over 300 clients in over 35 countries. Our offices are located in USA, India, China, and Singapore.
To know more, please visit www.qaiglobal.com
About Edista Testing Institute
Derived from the Finnish word meaning to enable and to enhance, Edista Testing Institute [ETI] is a workforce development partner for leading IT organization globally enabling Acquisition, Transformation, Recognition and Engagement solutions for Workforce Development in IT & IT Enabled Services.
Setup in 2008, as a subsidiary of QAI, the focus of the organizations has been to enable IT organizations create a sustainable competitive advantage through talent acquisition, management and transformation solutions in Software Testing. ETI provides this support through various trainings, e-learning programs and in-house drives to assist employees in obtaining software testing certifications.
Over the years, we have helped over 100+ clients, in over 12+ countries, trained over 5,000+ professionals, certified over 2,000+ professionals, and build a community of over 10,000+ professionals in the field of Software Testing alone.
To know more, please visit www.edistatesting.com
Arka Sengupta, QAI, [email protected]