Conference program

The conference was a 2-day conference which took place on the 30 & 31 of January 2012 at “Kfar Maccabiah” in Ramat-Gan, Israel.

On the first day (30th of January 2012) we were holding workshops with the international guest experts:

On the second day (31st of January 2012) there were 17 exciting talks divided into 3 tracks* as shown below.

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Track 1 Track 2 Track 3
08:45 – 9:30 Gathering + Mingleing

Opening keynote: Gojko Adzic

Delivering effectively in the internet age

10:20 – 10:40 break
10:40 – 11:25

Ariel Gur-Arieh
Practical Agile using Visual Studio 2010

Shirley Itah
Agile Meets the Falafel-Land: Culture Clash or Common Cause?

Uri Lavi 
A practical guide: From manual to automated QA.

11:25- 11:30 break
11:30 – 12:15

Orit Hazzan
Why Johnny Can’t Test?

Gil Zilberfeld
10 Phrases That Can Derail an Agile Project

Corey Haines
Why are we doing this again?

12:15 – 13:15 Lunch break
13:15 – 14:00

Danny (Danko) Kovatch
The motivation of a tester and a coder to work together as a team

Joseph Wilk
Acceptance Testing in the Land of the Startup

Lior Friedman

Design For Testeblity is a Fraud

14:00 – 14:10 break
14:10 – 14:55

Dror Helper
Creating change from within – the agile developer story

Dan Steinberg
Weaning a Legacy Platform From Offshore QA

Alon Linezki
The Transition to Agile Testing

14:55 – 15:20 break
15:20 – 16:05
Ilan Kirshenbaum

Agile and the evolution

Ohad Barzilay

The Mythical Man-Month –
An Agile Perspective

Roy Osherove
Elastic Leadership in the age of agile

16:05 – 16:15 break
16:15 – 17:00

Closing keynote: David Evans

What Testers and Developers Can Learn From Each Other

17:00 – 17:15 Closing notes:
The organizing team


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