Nick Baynham has more than 30 years of testing and automation experience. He has served in a range of industries, from the mission-critical medical devices field to telecommunications to insurance. He designs and implements automation frameworks to achieve world-class performance and contribute to the field by providing teaching and training. He believes that the exciting field of test automation is open for innovation, research, and continued enhancement through AI and machine learning toward specialized model-based testing techniques. In his spare time he enjoys composing music, sailing, and experimenting with the internet of things.