From a Testing Team to an Organization Quality Chain
Is testing a bottleneck in your company? Do you uncomfortably squeeze testing into projects? Can you show stakeholders how testing adds value? Sophie Benjamin has spent the last 15 years answering these questions, transforming testing into added value for projects, products, and companies. In this keynote, Sophie shares techniques for creating organizational value chains. Value chains are process models in which each step feeds the next therefore adding value to the product or service being created. Sophie shows how quality awareness at each step adds value, she will share examples of how a Quality Value Chain consciousness can be instilled into organizations, identifying stakeholders, and learning what they value. Sophie will share her approach that is adaptable and had success in agile, traditional, and hybrid software lifecycles. Join Sophie and learn how to become a powerful leader in the evolution of quality in your organization, move the burden of quality from being solely on the testing team shoulders to being assumed by the organization and project teams. Whether you treat software testing as a process step, an iteration task, or a way of life, Sophie will teach you how it remains a critical part of your quality value chain.