#ATAGTR2017 Meet our speaker series : KUSHAN AMARASIRI


 #ATAGTR2017 – Global Testing Retreat – this year’s largest, best and most fun filled global testing conference is definitely an opportunity for people to learn, share and most importantly have fun. Grab a chance to meet and learn from Experts and presenters from across the Globe in #ATAGTR2017.

Among the speaker series we have here Mr. Kushan Amarasiri, who would give us hands on tutorial  on his topic “Expanding test horizons with Robot Frameworkblog2

Kushan Amarasiri is a  quality-focused IT professional with more than 10 years of technical experience with a proven track record of heading medium to large-scale testing efforts, designing and implementing quality assurance solutions and heading the Testing Center of Excellence. Kushan is an active member/speaker at MeetUps. He has trained large number IT professionals from leading tech firms including Pearson, Virtusa, Eyepax etc.

About Kushan’s tutorial (Expanding test horizons with Robot Framework):kushan

Kushan  was gracious enough to respond to some of our speaker introduction questions. Please find below responses from Kushan

1.What attracted you to speaking at #ATAGTR2017 this year?  blog3 

2.What are you most looking forward to at this year’s conference?

 To share and gain knowledge on test techniques  and approaches on the QA front. Also through this conference I intend to network with the eminent presenters and the audience passionate about QA

3.Who is your inspiration? Please share some lines about the same.

James Bach – He is a well-known speaker on Software Testing. In his sessions he always motivate & encourages the audience to think out of the box when testing software. He tries to elevate the mindset of Quality Assurance teams to be creative and to benefit from latest test techniques. These assist the audience to achieve overall quality objectives which cannot be uncovered by a traditional testing following the traditional path of testing.

4.What do you like to do you in your free time ?

Gain knowledge by reading articles on testing trends on the forefront.Share my experience and knowledge with worldwide QA community by writing articles on testing trends, technical testing and test automation in Linkedin.Assist the community by responding to test automation related queries posted in LinkedIn groups. Watch movies and listen to music.

Thanks Kushan for being candid about the queries. We welcome him to #ATAGTR2017!

Update on #ATAGTR2017

Please note that there are 4 tracks in the conference, more than 55 sessions, 45+ interactive talks, 8 tutorials, 4 tool demos, fun activities, competitions and CafeATAhon.

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