Quality Sense Conf 2023 - Chile powered by Abstracta

NOV 9th & 10th | Santiago de Chile & Virtual

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Why
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QSConf is an annual event for the testing and quality software community in Latam to continue growing, featuring talks by top-tier international leaders.

Community

Connect with LATAM 's software quality community and discover new business opportunities.

Networking

Be a part of multiple networking instances and meet other professionals in the field.

+20 Sessions

Two days to learn tips and best practices from industry experts.

Expo Hall

Explore the latest technologies and service providers during our in-person event.

Speakers

Be part of an open and diverse conference focused on the exchange of knowledge and technical excellence. We're promoting LATAM as a software quality hub, with testing activities at the forefront, all in a fantastic venue.

Meet our Speakers for this Year:

Mark
Tomlinson

Perfbytes / USA

Mercedes
Quintero

Qualitas Test Team / Colombia

Darrel
Farris

Abstracta / USA

Blanca
Moreno

QA Minds Lab / Mexico

Yoshie Garcés
Rodríguez

Chattigo / Chile

Kristel
Kruustük

Testlio / Estonia

Andrew
Knight

Cycle Labs / USA

Lisandra
Armas

Europcar Mobility Group / Spain

Federico
Toledo

Abstracta / Uruguay

Laura
Fraschini

Adium / Uruguay

Leandro
Melendez

K6 / Mexico

Jeannette
Escudero

Talento Digital / Chile

Eduardo
Embry

E-corebusiness / Chile

Giuliana
Bentancor

Endava / Uruguay

Diego
Molina

Sauce Labs / Spain

Brijesh
Deb

Infosys / Netherlands

Charlie
Wells

Datadog / USA

Patricio
Miner

Free Range Testers / New Zealand

Matías
Reina

Abstracta / Uruguay

Jenifer
Sanchez

SuneraTech / Colombia

Mauricio
Rojas

Abstracta / Chile

Mercedes
Remedi

Learninc / Uruguay

Fabián
Baptista

Abstracta / Uruguay

Alejandra
Viglietti

Abstracta / Uruguay

Javier
Cortavitarte

Freelancer / USA

Vera
Babat

Abstracta / Uruguay

Israel
Garate

TSoft / Chile

Valentina
Tortarolo

Abstracta / Uruguay

Luis
González

Abstracta / Chile

Gabriela
Pirez

Abstracta / Uruguay

Andréi
Guchin

Abstracta / Uruguay

Jonathan
Guajardo

Abstracta / Chile

Damián
Pereira

Endava / Uruguay

Fernando
Rivas

Abstracta / Uruguay

Agenda

TIME
CHILE TIME - GMT-3
SESSION
SPEAKERS
LANGUAGE
9:00 - 9:10 H
Welcome
Federico Toledo
Mauricio Rojas
ES
9:10 - 9:55 H
Accelerating QA
Keynote
Leandro Melendez
ES
9:55 - 10:25 H
Shift Left a11y: Moving Accessibility to the Left
Lisandra Armas
ES
10:25 - 10:55 H
1o1 with AI: The Path of Testers in Game Development
Endava
Giuliana Bentancor
ES
Break
11:05 - 11:45 H
Leveraging Selenium and AI for Enhanced Testing and Learning
Diego Molina
ES
11:45 - 12:15 H
Exploring the Depths: Software Quality in the World of Life Science and Biopharma
Laura Fraschini
ES
12:15 - 12:45 H
Good QA Leadership Practices
Jonathan Guajardo
ES
Break
13:25 - 14:10 H
Performance is Everywhere
Keynote
Mark Tomlinson
EN
14:10 - 14:35 H
The Future of QA with Artificial Intelligence: How to Implement AI in the QA Process
Yoshie Garcés Rodríguez
ES
14:35 - 15:05 H
AI and Self-Repair Transforming Test Automation
TSoft
Israel Garate
ES
15:05 - 15:35 H
Open Testing: What If We Opened Our Testing Like We Open Our Source?
Andrew Knight
EN
Break
15:45 - 16:30 H
Navigating your first job as a tester
Panel
Brijesh Deb
Gabriela Pirez
Valentina Tortarolo Host: Federico Toledo
EN
16:30 - 17:10 H
ETL Testing and Its Automation with Python
Patricio Miner
ES
17:10 - 17:50 H
Testing with Purpose: How Stories, Values and Kindness Make Testing Better
Keynote
Kristel Kruustük
EN
17:50 - 18:00 H
Closing
Federico Toledo
Mauricio Rojas
ES
9:00 - 9:10 H
Welcome
Federico Toledo
Mauricio Rojas
ES
9:10 - 9:50 H
Crafting Quality Software
Keynote
Charlie Wells
EN
9:55 - 10:25 H
Out of Reach: Why Quality Engineering Transformations Fail
Mabl
Darrel Farris
EN
Coffee Break
11:00 - 11:30 H
Leadership in Testing with an Organizational Focus
Mercedes Quintero
ES
11:30 - 12:00 H
TestCraft: Co-Creating with Generative Artificial Intelligence
Damián Pereira
ES
12:05 - 12:35 H
Artificial Intelligence in Testing
Panel
Alejandra Viglietti
Damián Pereira
Fabián Baptista
Luis González Host: Mercedes Remedi
ES
12:35 - 12:40 H
Announcements
Federico Toledo
ES
Break
14:15 - 14:55 H
Impact of AI in the Workplace
Panel
Eduardo Embry
Jeannette Escudero
Vera Babat Host: Mercedes Remedi
ES
15:00 - 15:30 H
JMeter DSL: Bringing Developers and Testers Together in Agile Teams
Andrei Guchín
Matías Reina
ES
15:35 - 16:05 H
Performance testing in Latin America
Panel
Fernando Rivas
Javier Cortavitarte
Jenifer Sanchez Host: Federico Toledo
ES
Coffee Break
16:35 - 17:05 H
Help! The Testing Process is Defective
Blanca Moreno
ES
17:10 - 17:50 H
Past, Present, and Future of Testing in Latam
Keynote
Federico Toledo
ES
17:50 - 18:00 H
Closing
Federico Toledo
Mauricio Rojas
ES

The
Venue

The Novotel Santiago Las Condes is located in the heart of the commercial and business district of Nueva Las Condes. Situated just 20 minutes away from Santiago International Airport and an 8-minute walk from the Manquehue metro station and the exclusive Parque Arauco Shopping Center.

It features 5 event rooms with a capacity for up to 200 people, high-tech audiovisual equipment, underground parking, and high-speed Wi-Fi.

Av. Alonso de Córdova 5199, Las Condes, Santiago, Chile.

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Our Podcast

Quality Sense Podcast - Portada dónde se ve a Federico Toledo

Making sense of software quality... that’s what testers aim to do and that’s what this podcast is all about. Join Abstracta Chief Quality Officer, Federico Toledo, PhD as he dares to interview some of his role models and industry leaders who are awesome at what they do to get advice that can help us be better testers and enable our teams to create higher quality software.

Expect insights on today’s most pressing topics and good practices from the creators and collaborators of your favorite software testing tools, methodologies, conferences, etc. You’ll also hear Federico share his views from over 15 years of training testers and working with clients like CA Technologies and Shutterfly.

Listen on the Abstracta blog and access full episode transcripts or listen from your favorite platform:

FAQs

This two-day event will take place Thursday, November 9, and Friday, November 10. The first day will be held virtual only and the second day in-person. Please review the agenda for each day.

The second day of the QSConf 2023 will take place at Novotel Santiago Las Condes in Santiago de Chile, Chile. Please review our venue section for more information.

QSConf 2023 will have a full online experience on the first day of the conference. Join us on November 9 for a day full of live-streamed sessions. We’ll stream live on YouTube, so please make sure to follow us to tune in! All sessions will be posted after the event.

QSConf 2023 will take place in both Spanish and English, with real-time translation for online and in-person attendees.

We invite everyone interested in software development and quality to join us.

QSConf 2023 is free to attend.

Badge pickup for the in-person event will be located on Novotel Santiago Las Condes. You can pick up your badge Friday, November 10, from 8:30am. Don’t forget to bring your government-issued ID!

The QSConf call for papers (CFP) is open until August 13, 2023. You can submit your talk here. If you missed the deadline this year, we look forward to hearing your story next year.

Please fill out the form on the Sponsorships section and our team will be in touch.

We want everyone at QSConf to have a great time! Please help us out by following our Code of Conduct.

QSConf is organized by Abstracta and supported by all our great sponsors.

Email us at qsconf@abstracta.us.

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