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Event details

Date: Tuesday, March 22
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. AEDT
Venue: Melbourne Marriott Hotel, Yarra Suite, Melbourne, Australia

Event overview

Quality assurance (QA) plays a vital role in a development lifecycle and is now transforming from an IT requirement to smart analytics and business alignment, from reactive to predictive QA, and from functionality to customer engagement. Join industry experts at the Melbourne Marriott Hotel for an insightful discussion on ‘Next Gen Testing: Transforming QA’. At the roundtable, experienced professionals and clients will share their views on ways to make a compelling business case for your testing strategy. Find out which approaches are the most effective for delivering quantifiable value from testing efforts. Bring your biggest issues and challenges to the forum and learn from the knowledge and experiences of clients and leaders.

What you will discover at this event:

  • How innovative enterprises enable extreme automation for QA processes
  • Making assurance quality-driven, not effort-driven
  • Get end-to-end business assurance through 'shift left' and 'shift right' testing

Session details

Topic: Building next generation of QA
Date: March 22, 2016
Time: 6:05 p.m. AEDT
Speaker: Pradeep Yadlapati, Associate Vice President, IVS, Infosys

Topic: Case study: NAB
Date: March 22, 2016
Time: 6:35 p.m. AEDT
Speaker: Paul Roney, Head of Testing Delivery and Release Services (Acting), National Australia Bank (NAB)
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Speaker profiles

Pradeep Yadlapati

Pradeep Yadlapati
Pradeep is the Global Head of Consulting, Marketing, Alliances, and Strategy for Testing Services at Infosys. He has over 18 years of industry experience in strategic consulting, application development, and testing. In addition, Pradeep has cross-functional experience across delivery, sales, marketing, strategy, and operations. Over the last decade, he has helped several customers transform their testing organizations to achieve their strategic imperatives and position quality assurance (QA) at the center of organizational change management. Pradeep has extensive experience working with several banking, financial services, and insurance (BFSI) customers across the globe.

Paul Roney

Paul Roney
Paul has 19 years of experience in technology and technology management roles including development, testing, and architecture across multiple clients and industries across geographies. Over the last two years, he has moved into testing, delivery, and release services at National Australia Bank (NAB) and currently runs the technology service across NAB (Australian region). Paul has extensive experience in working with partners such as Infosys to deliver technology outcomes that meet customer and employee needs. Recently, he was instrumental in implementing an innovative market leading managed service agreement with Infosys for testing services.