COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Software Test Professionals Conference 2011, the leading conference for software testers, test and QA managers, and senior test professionals, will begin their innovative program today in Nashville, Tennessee at the Gaylord Opryland. The conference is produced and managed by the Software Test Professionals association and offers 5 exceptional keynote presentations, 5 pre-conference workshops and forty high-level breakout sessions. Thought-leaders are presenting topics within the following session tracks: Test Strategy and Design, Test Automation, Management Perspectives, Performance Testing, Test Process, Test Environments and Agile Testing.
The association leveraged the input of their strategic advisory board and conference program board – selected from the software testing community – to help define the overall direction of the conference and ultimately develop the conference program. The desired impact of the board's input is to give software testing professionals the resources they desire to positively impact their career and the profession overall. Professionals who are attending will receive quality content and networking opportunities to help streamline process, increase productivity and improve software testing and quality. Attendees will return to the office with an improved education base in order to increase their value and their department's value to the organization at-large.
Peggy Libbey, Software Test Professionals President and CEO, stated, "During STP's conference, the community will come together to share knowledge and network with an ultimate goal of improving the effectiveness and efficiency of the professional striving to meet the challenges facing the industry."
Jon Bach, a Director of Quality Engineering at eBay stated, "The STP conference is not just about performance testing but the many ways you can network and confer to bring out your best performance with all kinds of testing."
STP launched a website which provides live coverage of the conference taking you behind the scenes, to the keynotes and sessions, as well as the networking events. Visit the live site at: http://www.stpcon.com/live/. The site features an up-to-date agenda, podcasts, video interviews, twitter feed, photos and a conference blog.
About Software Test Professionals Association
Software Test Professionals association with headquarters in Colorado Springs serves the global software testing community, providing software professionals with news and information, training, professional development and networking opportunities. Software Test Professionals Association is a Redwood Collaborative Media community. www.softwaretestpro.com
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