Special February Meeting: Agile Testing

When: Thursday February 26, 2015

Where: Cambridge MA

Who: Joe Justice

Description

AGILE TESTING
Testing is critical to release products. Yet the stories of catastrophic project failures due to inadequate testing are legion. Obamacare comes to mind as just one very public example. Traditionally, testing has been seen as separate from development, something that is done after the work is complete. Scrum highlights the sometimes painful reality that nothingis done unless it is tested and potentially shippable.  An Agile Testing environment requires a shift in mindset by managers, developers, and testers themselves.
This session outlines the rigorous development and test practices used by the fastest Scrum teams today. Using real world examples gathered from years of research, Scrum Inc.’s Joe Justice and associate Lars Judge will explain how to implement the most practical, and the most powerful, Agile testing practices in use today. The session will cover:
  • Best practices for Test Driven Development, Test First Development, and DevTest
  • The latest thinking on Unit Testing, Integration Testing, Regression Testing, and User Acceptance Testing.
  • Gated Check-in and Rapid Role Back in hardware and software.
  • Tooling to implement these new practices smoothly and quickly.
  • How to implement and manage Agile testing.

About Joe Justice

Joe Justice
About Joe Justice: Joe Justice is a consultant at Scrum Inc., a TEDx speaker, and coach for agile hardware and manufacturing teams around the world. He is the creator of the eXtreme Manufacturing method, and founder of Team WIKISPEED: an all Scrum volunteer based green automotive-prototyping company, with a goal to change the world for the better. Joe has been featured in Forbes, CNN Money, the Discovery Channel, and others. Joe consults and coaches teams and companies on implementing Scrum at all levels of their organization, in software and physical manufacturing.  Pictures and publications available atwww.WIKISPEED.org/Press

2/26 CAMBRIDGE MA MEETING: AGILE TESTING

Schedule and Agenda

0600PM Doors Open
0630PM Intro to Agile
0700PM Food
0720PM MAIN EVENT
0820PM DONE
0830PM DONE DONE

REGISTER FOR 2/26 CAMBRIDGE HERE

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