In 2022, while the COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect our daily lives, QA testing conferences this year will look similar to events in recent years. While more QA testing conferences are able to (safely) be conducted in person, numerous conferences around the globe are offering a mixture of in-person, online, and VR options this year.
In this first part of our 2022 QA Testing Conferences highlight, we break down the various QA testing conferences happening in early 2022 and the format they will be conducted in. Be sure to check back for part two for a look at QA conferences later on in the second half of this year!
Dates: February 23-24, 2022
At this online convention with 16 featured speakers and numerous panels, discussions, and Q&A sessions, participants will examine the adoption of Agile, DevOps and Testing. The two-day program will cover topics such as Multi-User Development, DevOps and Continuous Integration Testing (CI), DevFinOps/BusDevOps, Agile Software Testing, and more!
The event will be mainly focused on participants from South East Asia, so be sure to note the difference in time zones!
Dates: March 4-6, 2022
Early Bird Registration is open starting February 15, 2022
This workshop-only conference is being held virtually, and touts a free 1-day track pass enabling participants to attend 5 workshops, while paid tickets offer more workshops and replays of sessions. 18 speakers will present across 15 90-120 minute workshops covering themes such as automation, exploratory testing, security testing, and more.
Dates: March 9-10, 2022
Registration is Open
This TISQA 2022 online conference features 25 internationally recognized speakers from the QA and Testing industries. The two-day online event is aimed to provide participants with cutting-edge knowledge on emerging technologies and trends in the industry, and features Andrew Knight, Developer Advocate, as a keynote speaker.
Location: Prague, CR and VR
Dates: March 15-16, 2022
Twitter: Testing United 2022
Registration is Open
This 20+ speaker conference will be held in-person in Prague, and has an extra component for AR/VR for participants to use in order to network and communicate both in-person as well as their simulated world. The topic for this year’s conference is: 2021 QA Odyssey – stepping out of a post-covid (dis)comfort zone” and will focus on how the COVID-19 pandemic has transformed technologies and philosophical approaches.
Dates: March 24-25, 2022
Since 2001, QA&TEST embedded has had an annual conference in Bilbao as the need for a conference that focused on the Safety and Security of testing and development has been made apparent. This conference aims to bring together professionals from the world of testing from a variety of industries. Here, these professionals can learn different ways safety and security can be prioritized in their development and testing methodologies.
Dates: April 5, 2022 Registration is Open and Free
Location: Chicago, IL
As FinTech continues to grow in 2022, this conference is a great opportunity for QA professionals to hear from experts in the banking, insurance, and trading venue industries. Outside of networking and information events, there will also be presentations on cutting-edge tools from the world’s most innovative software technology vendors. If you are interested in attending this event but can’t make it to Chicago, there are other opportunities to attend the same event in: New York-(May 24, 2022); Paris-(June 8, 2022); and London-(October 5, 2022).
Dates: April 9 & 10, 2022
The space for Automation testing continues to expand, and this conference seeks to address current topics and issues on automation. During the Codeless Conference 2022, attendees will learn how testing and automation work together in this ever-expanding landscape. This is the perfect event for those just entering the testing space, testers, test automation engineers, SDET, managers, and anyone interested in how the latest testing technologies can help them progress. The conference will explore topics on: test automation approach, codeless automation, web & mobile codeless automation, latest testing tools and techniques, cutting edge technologies, and QA best practices.
Dates: April 15, 2022
Location: Kyiv, Ukraine
Early Bird Registration is Open
“Quality as a Motto” is the theme for the TestingStage conference in Kyiv, Ukraine, and is open to all testing professionals. The conference will have no less than 16 sessions covering topics in test management, automation, game testing, performance, and security.
Dates: April 24-29, 2022
Location: Orlando, FL and Online
Super Early Bird Registration is Open February 25, 2022
STAREAST is one of the largest conferences on software testing in the world. This conference is open to developers, testers, business analysts, or anyone who has experience in leading and managing testing efforts. During this conference, attendees will learn about leading-edge innovations, case studies, success stories, and practical lessons in software testing on topics like: Test Strategy, planning, & metrics, continuous testing, agile testing, security testing, AI for testing, exploratory testing, performance & load testing, test leadership, test automation, BDD, TDD, unit testing, testing in DevOps, big data, analytics, and transforming test organizations. This interactive conference has proven to be a great place to meet one-on-one with innovative organizations, network with speakers and attendees, and learn new skills and solutions.
Dates: May 3-4, 2022
Location: Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Online
German Testing Day conference is the largest independent software testing conference and will include future-oriented topics from AI to Unit Testing. This conference provides an opportunity for professionals from the QA and business IT sectors to come together–this year, the focus is on the exchange of experiences, new trends, and methods, and will include 25 sessions on varying testing topics.
Dates: May 5-6, 2022
Location: Washington, D.C. USA
This two-day conference covers a variety of topics on Testing, Software development, Agile, DevOps, Cyber, Innovation, and Leadership. This conference also includes a training and certification component for the platforms Spira and Rapise, and promises to look towards what’s ahead for tech in 2022 and beyond.
Dates: May 17-19, 2022
Location: Vienna, Austria
Early Bird Registration until February 28th, 2022
Software Quality Days, one of the larges testing conferences in Europe, focuses on all topics of the software lifecycle, but this year will focus mainly on Software Engineering with and for Artificial Intelligence. There are 5 tracks: (3) practical tracks, a scientific track, and a solution provider forum for attendees to explore, as well as keynote speakers, workshops, and practical lectures.
Dates: June 7-10, 2022
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark
Twitter: EuroSTAR 2022
This conference is dedicated for testers of all levels to collaborate and learn. As the largest testing conference in Europe, EuroStar 2022, has online and in-person events for participants to interact with those working in the testing community. Their goal is to provide the 3-C’s (also located in their logo) “Content and Connections for the Community”. For more details about topics and speakers visit their EuroSTAR 2022 Programme.
Dates: June 16-17, 2022
Location: Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Early Bird Registration is Open
This conference focuses on testers with the theme: Testing Perceptions and Perspectives: Improving How Testing is Viewed. This conference invites participates to discussions centering around how testers actually perform their jobs, and how we can do better.