ASTQB

ASTQB Software Testing Conference: Washington DC September 14-16

Build your software testing career. Protect your company.

You’ll do both at the ASTQB Conference.

Do you want to improve your software quality, security and cost effectiveness? Do you want to keep your software out of the headlines? Then join your fellow QA & software testers, managers and directors this September 14-16 at the ASTQB Software Testing Conference in Washington, D.C.

Why should you attend? You’ll find software testing and software quality ideas and strategies. You’ll walk out with better ways to protect your company – and your software testing career. You will also come away with incredible contacts, as we have registrants from some of the world’s most dynamic companies and industries (see below).

The software testing training and QA courses at this event are designed to protect your company and build your career, so register now. If you register right now, you can save 10% with the code “giftfromfutureme”!

3 reasons this software testing conference can protect your company – and fast-track your career:

    1. It’s focused on solving your toughest software quality challenges: Do you need to cut software development costs? Improve software testing and security? Speed time to market? The ASTQB Software Testing Conference has the solutions you need, with small class sizes so you can get your questions answered.
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    3. It’s designed to keep you out of trouble: The best way to stop embarrassing software mistakes is to eliminate the root causes. We’ll show you how to find more issues early in the software development and testing process. That’s better for your budget, your company’s reputation, and your career.
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    5. It’s built to save your company money: Software bugs aren’t just making headlines, they are affecting the bottom line. Let your boss know you can help protect your company’s profitability, and everyone’s job security, by attending the ASTQB Conference.

    ASTQB Conference attendees represent some of the most admired companies in the hottest industries. These are people you need to get to know (just making these career contacts is worth your price of admission!).

    See the full ASTQB Conference agenda. Register now before the conference reaches capacity.

    Act now:

    1. Register now before the conference reaches capacity.
    2. See the full ASTQB Conference agenda. At the ASTQB Conference, you’ll experience the best in software testing, quality and security tutorials, keynotes and breakout sessions.
    3. Download the ASTQB Conference brochure.
    4. Add your name to the ASTQB subscriber list to make sure you don’t miss any special conference announcements.

Who attends the ASTQB Conference?

We have registrants from big companies you know, such as Apple, Cisco, Comcast, Dish Network, GEICO … all of the way through UPS. We also have registrants from small, dynamic companies that bring great new ideas. And we have registrants from key governmental departments and bureaus that deal with massive amounts of data (imagine being the US Census Bureau!). So no matter who you are, you’ll feel welcome at the ASTQB Conference. (And we should note, certification is not required for attendance – we have many non-certified software testers and QA professionals from every background and educational path. We simply offer an extra discount for those who are ISTQB Certified.)

We already have registrants from the industries below. Join us!

  • Banking
  • Communications
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Defense
  • Energy
  • Entertainment
  • Financial Services
  • Government
  • Healthcare
  • Insurance
  • Logistics
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Research
  • Retail
  • Security
  • Software
  • Technology
  • Telecommunications
  • Transportation
  • Video Games

ASTQB-ConferenceThis one-of-a-kind meeting is designed to give you practical, ready-to-use software quality assurance and security strategies that will help you stay out of trouble and eliminate unnecessary costs. Join us September 14-16 in Washington, D.C. at this “career-saving” ASTQB Conference. Enjoy the sites of the nation’s capital while building your software testing and security skills. Register now.

Learn how to reduce the cost associated with expensive, embarrassing software defects.

You will find practical ways to improve software quality and security while meeting your needs for continuing education:

See the full ASTQB Conference line-up of tutorials, keynotes and breakout sessions. Register now.

Who should attend? Everyone involved in:

  • Software testing
  • QA
  • Software security
  • Application development
  • IT management
  • Software development
  • Technology management

This includes all roles involved in the software development decision making and implementation chain such as:

  • Software testers
  • Software engineers
  • QA/Test managers
  • Security managers
  • Business analysts
  • Dev app managers
  • IT managers
  • CIOs

See the full ASTQB Conference line-up of tutorials, keynotes and breakout sessions. Register now.

Dates:

Monday, September 14, 2015: Tutorials
Tuesday – Wednesday, September 15-16, 2015: Conference
Note: All ISTQB exams will be offered Monday at 6 p.m.
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Location:

Renaissance Washington DC Downtown Hotel
999 Ninth Street NW, Washington DC 20001
Room Rate: $199

You may make your reservation either by using this link: https://aws.passkey.com/g/49964091, or by calling Marriott Reservations directly at 1-800-468-3571. The reservation cut off date is August 20th.

Want to explore the DC attractions? Learn about all the fun places to visit in Washington, DC.

Schedule at a Glance

Monday, September 14 – Tutorial Day

7:00 – 8:30 Continental Breakfast
8:30 – Noon Tutorials
Noon – 1:15 Lunch
1:15 – 4:45 Tutorials
6:00 ISTQB Exams

Tuesday, September 15 – Conference

8:00 – 9:00 Continental Breakfast
9:00 – 10:30 Welcome and Keynote
10:45 – 11:45 Breakout sessions
11:45 – 1:00 Lunch
1:00 – 2:00 Breakout sessions
2:10 – 3:10 Breakout sessions
3:30 – 4:30 Keynote
5:00 – 6:30 Cocktail Reception

Wednesday, September 16 – Conference

7:30 – 8:30 Continental Breakfast
8:30 – 9:30 Keynote
9:40 – 10:40 Breakout sessions
10:55 – 11:55 Breakout sessions
11:55 – 1:00 Lunch
1:15 – 2:00 Keynote
2:10 – 3:10 Breakout sessions
3:25 – 4:30 Awful Bug Contest

Registration Pricing:

Tutorial registration includes Monday’s continental breakfast, breaks and lunch.
Conference registration includes Tuesday & Wednesday’s continental breakfasts, breaks and lunches, as well as the Tuesday evening reception. Register now.

No matter who you are, you’ll feel welcome at the ASTQB Conference! Certification is NOT required for attendance – we have many non-certified software testers and QA professionals from every background and educational path. We simply offer an extra discount for those who are ISTQB Certified.

ISTQB Certified Tester

$1,200 Conference + Tutorial
$900 Conference Only
$400 Tutorial Only

Non-Certified Tester

$1,500 Conference + Tutorial
$1,200 Conference Only
$500 Tutorial Only

Register Now!

Sponsors:

Platinum Sponsors
Prolifics

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Gold Sponsors
Experis

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Sponsorship Information:

Build your industry leadership among the software testing thought leaders!

Platinum Sponsorship: $1499
Only 5 available!

  • Tabletop exhibit in the prime traffic area – first choice of location
  • Logo/link on the website conference page
  • Link on the website conference page on conference emails
  • Logo in the conference brochure
  • Logo on the conference signage at the event
  • Video on the conference YouTube page and linked to from the website conference page (you supply the finished, web-ready video of up to three minutes)
  • Insert in attendee bags
  • Attendee contact information

Gold Sponsorship: $999
Only 5 available!

  • Tabletop exhibit in the prime traffic area
  • Logo/link on the website conference page
  • Link on the website conference page on conference emails
  • Logo in the conference brochure
  • Insert in attendee bags
  • Attendee contact information

Silver Sponsorship: $499

  • Logo/link on the website conference page
  • Link on the website conference page on conference emails
  • Logo in the conference brochure
  • Logo on the conference signage at the event
  • Attendee contact information

Register now or contact headquarters@astqb.org for more information.