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STAREAST 2020 - User Experience (UX) Testing

Monday, May 4

Isabel Evans
Independent Consultant

Shifting Our Testing to Embrace Customer Experience

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Monday, May 4, 2020 - 8:30am to 12:00pm

In today’s environment, customer and user experience (CX/UX) is overwhelmingly important—and is not just about the product. CX/UX describes all facets of a person’s interactions with and reactions to the product, the organization that supplies it, and the environment in which it is experienced. Isabel Evans says that in order to focus our tests appropriately, it is vital that we testers understand our users’ experiences. We need to explore and measure human, business, and societal impacts of products we develop, and how those aspects are underpinned by technical qualities. We need to shift...

Tuesday, May 5

Isabel Evans
Independent Consultant

Success with Test Automation Projects: A People-driven Approach

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Tuesday, May 5, 2020 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm

As we face increased demands for speed, change and technical excellence—the pressure, and the need for automating aspects of testing increases. But, successful test automation is not just about selecting and implementing tools and a technical infrastructure. People ensure the success or failure of the automation project; they must drive the project. Join Isabel Evans as she shows you how to make your test automation projects people-driven, by focusing on two vital but often neglected elements of any automation project: attitudes towards automation and experiences of automation. What...

Thursday, May 7

Manoj Kumar

Accessibility Testing for an Inclusive Web

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Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

One billion people are estimated by the World Health Organization to have a disability. The World Wide Web Consortium's Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) are becoming increasingly mandated by governments and many industries to make websites more accessible for people with disabilities. However, it's not so simple. Developers are often told to make their websites accessible, like it is a switch you just turn on, but it requires thoughtful strategies. Manoj Kumar will explain ways you can both test for accessibility manually and save time with automated accessibility testing,...