Explore the Program

Keynote Speakers
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Kannapan Ravi,
Vice President &
Global Head Testing Services,
Happiest Minds
Nagarathna Babanagar,
General Manager,
Robert Bosch
N. Subramanian, 
Sr. Director, Projects
Cognizant
Suresh Ramakrishnan,
Director
Capgemini
 
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3
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Sanyam Kumar Saxena, 
Head of Mfg, Aero and Auto Testing
HCL
Sridhar Throvagunta,
Business Leader – Testing Services
Wipro
Muralidhar Mannengode ,
VP and Head-Testing Practice
Mphasis
 
Invited Speakers
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4
4
3
2
Anuj Magazine,
Director
Citrix Systems
Mohankumar Thangaraju ,
Quality Leader
IBM
Himanshu Nigam ,
Sr. Engineering Manager
Aricent
Venkataraman Moncompu,
Director
Cognizant
Gaurav
Maheshwari
 
Director
TL Spectrum
Step-Auto 2015 Conference Agenda (19th - 22nd May 2015)
Timings
Testing Competitions
19 May 2015

“TestTako Corporate Software Testing Team Competition”
01:30 PM - 05:30 PM
TestTako:   01.30 PM -05.30 PM (Venue: Sigma Hall)
“TestTako Corporate Software Testing Team Competition”
"Step-Auto Pre-Conference Tutorials"
20 May 2015
Pre-Conference Technical Tutorials 1:    09.30 AM - 12:00 Noon (Venue: Hall 2)

09:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Pre-conference Technical Tutorials - 1 :
"Security and Penetration Testing - Web and Mobile Applications"
By Satish K, Practice Head-Performance and Security Testing;
Anil Sharma, Lead Security Testing Consultant,
Dell International Services
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM (Break)
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Pre-Conference Technical Tutorials 2:    12:00 Noon - 03:00 PM (Venue: Hall 2)
12:00 PM - 01:15 PM
Pre-conference Technical Tutorials - 2 :
"Get Max from your automated test cases"
By Nitin Mukhija, Director of Engineering in Test
PayU India Pvt. Ltd.
01:15 PM - 2:00 PM (Lunch)
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
 
Pre-Conference Technical Tutorials 3:    03.00 PM - 05:30 PM (Venue: Hall 2)
03.00 PM - 04:15 PM
Pre-conference Technical Tutorials - 3 :
"Usability and UX in Web Designing and Testing"
By Arunkumar Khannur and Team ISQT,
ISQT Process & Consulting Service Pvt Ltd
04:15 PM - 04:30 PM (Break)
04:30 PM - 05:30 PM
"Step-Auto Main Conference "
21 May 2015
09:00 AM - 09:20 AM
WELCOME AND INAUGURATION
09:20 AM - 09:50 AM
Keynote - N. Subramanian, Sr. Director, Projects, Cognizant
Topic: "Testing in a connected world – Volatile, Uncertain, Complex, Ambiguous (VUCA)"
09:50 AM - 10:15 AM
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Topic: Effective Testing Techniques For Big Data Applications
Speaker(s): Pradeep PP, Associate Test Manager; Mahendran Arumugam,
Senior Lead Engineer, QuEST Global Engineering Services
10:40 AM - 11:00 AM
TEA BREAK  
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Keynote - Kannapan Ravi, Vice President & Global Head Testing Services, Happiest Minds
Topic: " Design Thinking and Critical thinking.
How to be Quality Ambassador for the Next Gen Customer Experience and Business Efficiency "
11.30 AM – 11.55 AM
Topic:Ratings Driven Mobile App Testing to Achieve Faster Time to Market With High App Quality
Speaker(s):  Rana Banerjee, Mobile Test Architect, Brillio
11:55 AM - 12:55 AM
Experience Sharing Sessions by Invited Speakers :
Mohankumar Thangaraju, Quality Leader, IBM;
Topic: Is Quality a Religion?
Himanshu Nigam, Sr. Engineering Manager, Aricent;
12:55 AM - 01:20 PM
01:20 PM – 02.10 PM
LUNCH BREAK
02:10 PM - 02:40 PM
Keynote - Nagarathna Babanagar, General Manager, Robert Bosch
Topic: "Challenges in Software Testing World"
02:40 PM - 03:05 PM
Topic: "My Experiences on Why Automation Projects are Spinning out of Success"
Speaker(s):  Vasu Chiluveru, Test Automation – Sr. Project Manager, Tech Mahindra
03:05 PM - 03:30 PM
Topic: "Leveraging Automated Test Bed for Getting Performance Metrics of Web Applications,
APIs and native apps
"

Speaker(s):  Anuj Agarwal, Associate Manager - QA;
MakeMyTrip
03:30 PM - 03:50 PM
TEA BREAK
03.50 PM – 04.20 PM
Keynote - Sridhar Throvagunta, Global Head - Test Advisory Services, Wipro Technologies
04:20 PM - 04:45 PM
Topic:10 QA to Rebuild QA
Speaker(s):  Katuru S M Kalyana Chakravarthy, Test Consultant, CDK
04:45 PM - 05:05 PM
Topic: Conversion of Error-prone, Manually Intensive and Linguistically Challenged Tests to a Faster, Reliable and Language-independent Automated Tests
Speaker(s): Maheindra Kumar S, Junior Test Architect; Bimalesh Dash, Quality Control Specialist,
Cegedim Software India Pvt Ltd
05:05 PM - 06:00 PM
Panel Discussion:
“Quest to Test- Thinking Ahead Beyond 2015”
and Prize Distribution
"Step-Auto Main Conference "
22 May 2015
09:15 AM - 09:45 AM
Keynote - Suresh Ramakrishnan, Director, Capgemini
Topic: "Testing trends – Back to the future?"
09:45 AM - 10:10 AM
Topic: Innovation In Performance Testing and Security Testing
Speaker(s):  Satish K, Practice Head-Performance and Security Testing, Dell International Services
10:10 AM - 10:35 AM
Topic:Agile Testing in a Regulated Medical Device product
Speaker(s):  Mahantesh Maganur,Sr.Project Manager, Philips Innovation Campus, Philips India Ltd, Bangalore.
10:35 AM - 11:00 AM
Topic:  “Risk Based Testing for Effective Test Management
Speaker(s): Arun Kumar V, Lead Engineer QA; Geethu K Nair, Engineer QA; Anvitha Francis, Engineer QA; Sujitha K S, Engineer QA; QuEST Global Engineering Services Pvt. Ltd
11.00 AM – 11.20 AM
TEA BREAK
11:20 AM - 11:50 AM
Keynote - Sanyam Kumar Saxena, Head of Mfg, Aero and Auto Testing, HCL
11:50 AM - 12:15 PM
Topic: Non-Functional Test for Medical Products in Agile model.
Speaker(s):
Amith Mahalinga, Test Expert; Tej Chandrappa, Senior Technical Specialist; Praveen Suman, Senior Technical Specialist; Vinay Krishnamurthy, Senior Technical Specialist; Ajay Sarvapalli, Project ManagerPhilips Innovation Campus
12:15 PM - 12:55 PM
Invited Speaker : Venkataraman Moncompu, Director – Projects, Cognizant
Topic:Agile 2.0: DevOps – the revolution that is taking the corporate IT by storm.
Invited Speaker : Anuj Magazine, Director, Citrix
Topic:How not to do Great Testing- Confessions of an accidental tester
12:55 PM - 01:20 PM
Topic: "Agile Testing Pyramid - A Practical Approach for Scaling Agile Teams"
Speaker(s): Jayaprakash Puttaswamy, Director – Technology & Consulting, Aritha Consulting Services
01:20 PM - 02:10 PM
LUNCH BREAK
02:10 PM - 02:40 PM
Keynote - Muralidhar Mannengode, VP, Head - Testing Practices, Mphasis
02:40 PM - 03:05PM
Topic:Best Practices, Challenges and Solutions of  Test Automation in Agile Scrum Methodology
Speaker(s): Aparna .P Ramkumar, Agile Test Automation Consultant;   Manas Ranjan Sahu, Agile Test Automation Consultant,
Tata Consultancy  Services Limited
03:05 PM - 03:30 PM
Topic:DevOps – Taking Software Product Development a Step Closer to Customer
Speaker(s): Ramesh Gangadharan, Software Architect, HIT R&D, Philips Innovation Campus
03:30 PM - 03:50 PM
TEA BREAK
03:50 PM - 04:15 PM
Topic:A Total Quality Control Solution for SaaS Applications
Speaker(s): Pradeep P P, Associate Test Manager; Suma Elizabeth Antony, Senior Test Engineer,
QuEST Global Engineering Services
04:15 PM - 04:40 PM
Topic: WebRTC- A Game Changer in Real Time Communication or Just a Hype
Speaker(s): Ankit Kapoor, Senior Staff Engineer; Dhanajay Sahoo, Staff Engineer,
Polycom
04:40 PM - 05:05 PM
Topic: " Test Automation Techniques – A Step Forward"
Speaker(s): Balamurali L, General Manager & Head – QTG; Sreepooja Anilkumar, Engineer – QA; Vineetha Ravi, Engineer – QA, 
SFO Technologies
 
05:05 PM - 06:00 PM
Panel Discussion:
“Generating value from Software Testing in current Business Environment”

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Important Dates for Speakers
13th Mar'15
Abstract (Max 300 Words) + Biography (Max 150 Words)+ Scanned Photograph(s) of Author(s)
20th Mar'15
Selection and Intimation to Speakers
18th Apr'15
Final Paper Submission (6 – 16 Pages - Word Doc ) + PPT + Biography (Max 150 Words)+ Scanned Photograph(s) of Author(s)
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