As Continuous Testing and DevOps have become key methodologies for enterprise testing teams, there’s been a huge rise in industry events and conferences for networking and knowledge sharing. We’ve put together a list of the top Continuous Testing and DevOps events you should check out this year, wherever you are in the world.
April 1st-4th 2019, Burlingame, CA
STP Con is a veteran conference for software testing professionals, and considered to be one of the leading conferences in software testing in the USA. You’ll hear topics covered including agile testing, performance testing, test automation, AI, machine learning, mobile application testing, and test team leadership and management.
April 28th-May 3rd, Orlando, FL
StarEast is one of the longest-running and most respected conferences on software testing and quality assurance. Topics include: Testing in DevOps, Test Transformation, Test & Release Automation, Agile Testing, Testing for Developers, Continuous Testing, Test Strategy, Leadership Performance and Testing & Monitoring.
May 13th-17th, Chicago, IL
QUEST 2019 Conference is the one of the best sources for new technologies and proven methods for Quality Engineered Software and Testing. It includes many workshops and hands on sessions for QA professionals and Developers in Test. Topics cover Agile Leadership, Test Design, Automation, Open Source, Performance Testing, Test Data, Mobile Testing, Security and DevOps.
June 17th-19th, Madrid, Spain
Expo:QA is the international meeting point for software testing and quality assurance professionals in Spain and Europe. Sessions will cover Test Automation, Testing Tools, Performance Testing, and Test Management.
June 19th-20th, Utrecht, Netherlands
With a strong focus on Continuous Delivery, Continuous Testing and Test Automation, Test Automation Day brings two days of sessions covering Test Automation in a Continuous World.
June 17th-20th, New York, NY
DeveloperWeek combines two events, DevTech Conference and DevExec Conference, with over 3,000 attendees. Tracks cover AI, Scalability in Dev, including sessions devoted to Containers and Kubernetes, Blockchain, Microservices and other popular DevOps related topics.
June 25th-27th, London, UK
DevOps Enterprise Summit (DOES) is a conference for the leaders of large, complex organisations implementing DevOps principles and practices. The event programming emphasises both evolving technical and architectural practices and the methods needed to lead widespread change efforts in large organisations.
July 15th-18th, Portland, OR
Open Source based technology is a key component to many DevOps and continuous testing strategies. OSCON provides complete coverage of open source technology and projects, no matter the origin or affiliation. Rather than focus on a single language or aspect, they focus on projects in areas of innovation including cloud, AI, infrastructure, blockchain, edge computing, architecture, and emerging development languages.
Aug 12-15th, San Francisco,
This event brings together DevOps thought leaders, continuous delivery practitioners, and the Jenkins community and ecosystem, and provides attendees with the opportunity to learn, explore, network, and shape the next revolution of Jenkins development and DevOps solutions.
Which DevOps and Continuous Testing events are you planning to attend this year? Any other events I missed? Let me know in the comments below.
Naomi is a Product Marketing Manager at BlazeMeter, part of the Continuous Testing Business Unit.