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STARWEST 2021 - Product Owner

Customize your STARWEST 2021 experience with sessions for product owners.

Wednesday, October 6

Amanda-Perkins
Rocket Homes
W12

A User's Guide to Demoing

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

No matter where you are, at some point your work is going to have to be demonstrated to other people. Instead of having your BA, QA, Dev or even PO demo it, wouldn't it be easier to just demo it yourself? But, having to present in front of people is a little scary. Indeed it is but there are some tips and tricks that you could learn to very easily put into practice to help you be able to eliminate that fear and be a demoing machine.

In this session, we are going to go over the basics on how to run a good demo. Tips and tricks on what to show and how to show off what you've done, and...

Thursday, October 7

Adam_Satterfield
Global Payments
T8

Security Testing is Everyone's Responsibility

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 11:15am to 12:15pm

How many news stories have you seen recently where a company puts out a statement stating they have been hacked? As applications grow in complexity and scale with technologies such as mobile, microservices and cloud hosting, testers are finding themselves on the forefront of needing to understand how to add security to their suite of testing skills. Paired with an uptick in bad actors trying to take advantage of any application that can be reached via the internet, there is a large need for security testing. Unfortunately, combined with the move to push testing left, security is oftentimes...

TD Bank
VI6

Storytelling with Data for Test Transformation

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Teams use project statistics and insights to improve and deliver better products to customers, but as each team has their own set of definitions, formulas and tools, it can be difficult to consolidate data and create clear reporting for leadership. There is an opportunity to improve how data and analytics are presented to leadership, to increase consistency in the data collection and evaluation processes. In this conversation, we will answer two important questions: How can we balance the autonomy teams have with the need of aggregated reporting for leaders? And, how can we leverage data...

Friday, October 8

Jeff Payne
Coveros
SMT4

Think Tank Discussion Part II—Leadership Solutions

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Based upon the problem definitions developed during Part I of the Think Tank, small groups will brainstorm on how to best solve these challenges, leveraging the collective wisdom of peers and Summit speakers. Each group will designate a representative to present its results and practice delivery.

Jeff Payne
Coveros
SMT5

Think Tank Discussion Part III—Presentation of Results

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 1:00pm to 1:45pm

Small group representatives will each be given five minutes to present their leadership solutions. Summit participants will vote on which group produced the best solutions.

Jeff Payne
Coveros
SMT6

Wrap-Up

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 1:45pm to 2:00pm

Wrap-up of the Leadership Summit.