STARWEST Software Testing Conference | October 3–8, 2021 | Anaheim, CA & Virtual
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The STARWEST 2021 Experience—Attend In-Person or Virtually

STARWEST is one of the longest-running and most respected conferences on software testing and quality assurance. In 2021, we plan to offer you a hybrid event—for the first time! This fall you may choose to attend in-person in Anaheim to enjoy a full week of networking with a more face-to-face learning experience (adhering to all local CDC guidelines of course). Or join us virtually if you are unable to travel or prefer to socially distance. Both attendance options will bring you exciting learning and networking opportunities that will cover a wide variety of some of the most in-demand testing & QA topics. We hope you and your team will join us.

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Pre-Conference Training & Certification

Enhance your conference experience by including one of our Pre-Conference training classes (from our preferred training partner, Coveros)—available when you select the PowerHouse Pass.

  • Software Tester Certification—Foundation Level
  • Agile Tester Certification—Test Automation Engineer
  • Agile & DevOps Leadership Workshop
  • Agile Tester Certification
  • Coaching Your Agile Team to Quality
  • Fundamentals of Test Automation
  • ...and several other class options!
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Tutorials

Our Full- and Half-Day tutorials are consistently the most popular and highly rated part of the conference. They allow you to take a deeper dive into a specific topic so that you can learn to make improvements to everyday processes in the areas that matter the most to you.

A few of the upcoming tutorials include:

  • A Beginner's Guide to AI and Testing
  • Running Risk Assessment Sessions
  • The Tester's (New) Role in Agile Development
  • Cypress 101
  • Quality and Testing Measures and Metrics

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The Testing & Quality Leadership Summit

Leadership has never been more important. Between having to lead remotely, deal with economic uncertainty, and navigate the COVID waters, the current environment is a challenge.

Join in the conversation with your peers as experienced technology leaders share ways to lead and make organizations successful. Discover how seasoned leaders have grown their leadership skills and what they believe the keys are to becoming an exceptional leader.

You’ll hear what’s working—and not working—and have the opportunity to share your experiences and successes.

Attend In-Person to Enjoy Everything STARWEST has to Offer:

  • Pre-conference training & certification classes
  • Keynotes featuring recognized thought-leaders
  • In-depth half- and full-day tutorials
  • Concurrent sessions covering major issues and solutions
  • The Expo with the latest software testing solutions
  • Networking events such as the Welcome Reception & Morning Yoga
  • The Testing & Quality and Leadership Summit
  • Free Bonus Sessions—Including Women Who Test
“There is something for everyone. I think I got something out of every presentation. ”
Dawn Yoshii — USMEPCOM

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Top Technologies and Tools All Under One Roof!

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Perfecto by Perforce
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