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Event details

Date: July 2 – 3, 2015
Time: 9 a.m. IST
Location: Taj Vivanta, MG Road, Bangalore

Event overview

Infosys is a platinum sponsor of STeP – IN Summit 2015. The key word today, is quality engineering and this has reflected in the need for a radical shift in testing methodologies, a vastly different set of skills for resources and new age tools. STeP – IN Summit 2015 focuses on the relevance of QA within this shift. Join experts from Infosys as they share their views on the changes that need to be done to adapt to this shift and how digitalization is transforming the QA world.

Session details

Session 1

Title:The Dawn of the New Age Tester – preparing for the long day ahead
Date: July 2, 2015
Time: 11:40 a.m. – 12:20 p.m. IST
Speaker: Narsimha Rao, Senior Vice President and Head of Independent Validation Services, Infosys

Session 2

Title:The ‘Digitalization’ of Tester
Date: July 2, 2015
Time: 4:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. IST
Speaker: Shishank Gupta, Associate Vice President – Independent Validation Services, Infosys

Session 3

Title:Quality Assurance to Tide Over Big Data Risks
Date: July 3, 2015
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. IST
Speaker: Naju Mohan, Delivery Manager – Data Services Testing, Infosys

Speaker profiles

Narsimha RaoNarsimha Rao
Senior Vice President and Head of Independent Validation Services, Infosys

During the last 14 years, Narsimha (Narry) has played multiple roles across units and is experienced in a number of mainstream IT service lines. He has been instrumental in making the Hyderabad center the top exporter in the state and the best managed center within Infosys for five years in a row. He was elected to the president body of the HYSEA, where he played a crucial role in policy formulations, academic collaboration, and ensured that the industry continued on its growth despite political volatility.

Shishank GuptaShishank Gupta
Associate Vice President – Independent Validation Services, Infosys

As one of the founding members, Shishank has played a major part in setting up the Independent Testing unit at Infosys. In his current role, he is responsible for service innovation, competency development, alliances and partnership development, and analyst interactions. He holds a patent for his ‘Test Unit Estimation’ model, an industry-first in sizing testing effort.

Naju D. MohanNaju D. Mohan
Delivery Manager, Testing, Infosys

Naju has an extensive background in software development, testing, building testing solutions, and leading large ERP implementations and software testing teams. She has a wealth of experience in supply chain implementations, and has been a part of the design and implementation of the OLTP and data warehouse systems. Naju also has in-depth expertise in leading solution teams for developing end-to-end testing platforms, test automation solutions for data warehouse, model-based testing solutions, and test data management.

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