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UPCOMING CONFERENCES & MEETUPS

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UPCOMING PUBLIC TRAININGS

FULL LIST OF SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

Learning through Osmosis
  Keynote Speaker at Agile Testing Days 2017, Potsdam, Germany (13-17.11.2017)
  Keynote Speaker at Agile Day Riga 2017, Riga, Latvia (7-8.7.2017)

Making Teams Awesome
  Keynote Speaker at STARWest Conference 2017, Anaheim, USA (1.-6.10.2017)
  Keynote Speaker at SEETest Conference 2017, Sofia, Bulgaria (29.9.2017)

An Exploratory Tester's lessons on Security Threat Modeling
  Speaker at Oredev 2017, Malmö, Sweden (6.-10.11.2017)

Exploratory Testing - Explore with Intent - 1/2 day workshop
  Trainer at STARWest Conference 2017, Anaheim, USA (1.-6.10.2017)
  Trainer at SEETest Conference 2017, Sofia, Bulgaria (28.9.2017)
  Trainer at STAREast Conference 2018, Orlando, USA (29.4-4.5.2018)

Breaking Illusions - Perspectives into Testing
  Speaker at Zeit Day Berlin, Berlin, Germany (23.9.2017)

Modern Agile
  Speaker at Agile Finland Modern Agile Breakfast, Helsinki, Finland (1.9.2017)
  Speaker at Agile 2017 by Wakaru, Helsinki, Finland (31.5.2017)

How Would You Test a Textbox? -workshop
  Facilitator at Helsinki Software Testing -meetup Helsinki, Finland (12.9.2017)

A Chase of Incremental Improvement
  Speaker at Nordic Testing Days 2017, Tallinn, Estonia (8.-9.6.2017)

Learning Programming through Osmosis[slides] [video]
  Speaker at Nordic Testing Days, Tallinn, Estonia (8.-9.6.2017)
  Speaker at Devoxx UK, London, UK (8.-10.6.2016)

Mob Testing -course (1 days)
  Trainer at SEETEST Conference 2017, Sofia, Bulgaria (27.9.2017)

Agile Testing -course (2 days)
  Trainer at public course with Urasilta, Jyväskylä, Finland (29-30.5.2017)

Exploratory Testing, Explore with Intent (1/2 day)
  Trainer at at STARWest Conference 2017, Anaheim, USA (1.-6.10.2017)

Exploratory Testing - Explained and Experienced [slides]
  Speaker (workshop) at SEETEST Conference 2017, Sofia, Bulgaria (28.-29.9.2017)
  Speaker (workshop) at TIVI Ohjelmistotestaus 2017, Helsinki, Finland (16-17.5.2017)
  Speaker (masterclass) at ExpoQA Academy Day, Barcelona (25.1.2017)
  Speaker (workshop) at TestWorks Conference, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (6.10.2016) (co-trained with Maaike Brinkhoff)
  Speaker (workshop) at Agile Serbia, Belgrade, Serbia (23.4.2016)
  Speaker at Santa Barbara Agile meetup, Santa Barbara, USA (15.4.2015)

Learning in Layers: A Demo on Exploratory Testing
  EIT Digital Lunch, Helsinki, Finland (12.5.2017)
  Craft Conference, Budapest, Hungary (25-28.4.2017)

Career in/with Testing
  Finnish Software Testing, Helsinki Agile Testing -meetup, Helsinki, Finland (19.4.2017)

Mob Testing for Better Test Automation
  Test Automation Day, Rotterdam, the Netherlands (22.6.2017)

A Mob Testing Experience (Facilitated Mobbing on Stage)
  Speaker at NewCrafts Conference, Paris, France (18-19.5.2017)
  Opening Speaker at TestBash Philly, Philadelphia, USA (10-11.11.2016)

Women in Agile
  Facilitator and opening speaker at Women in Agile Summit, Agile Testing Days, Potsdam, Germany (8.12.2016)

Amplify Your Impact with Mob Testing
  Keynote speaker at UKStar, London, UK (27-28.2.2017)

Perfecting the Craft of Test Automation
  Keynote speaker at Agile and Automation Days, Warsaw, Poland (21.11.2016)
  Speaker at Talentum Testaus 2016, Helsinki, Finland (8.11.2016)
  Speaker at AgileJKL meetup, Jyväskylä, Finland (7.9.2016)

We're Work in Progress - Lessons on Becoming a Great Tester
  Keynote speaker at Test Masters Academy New Testing Conference, New York, USA (26-27.9.2016)
  Speaker at FiSTB Testing Assembly, Helsinki, Finland (20-21.9.2016)

Mob Testing [slides, mob exploratory testing emphasis] [slides, mob programming emphasis]
  Speaker at Ministry of Testing Masterclass webinar, Online (15.3.2016)
  Speaker at EuroSTAR webinar, Online (20.4.2016)
  Speaker at Agile Testing Days Scandinavia, Gothenburg, Sweden (28.4.2016)
  Speaker at Talentum Ohjelmistotestaus 2016, Helsinki, Finland (24.5.2016)

Exploratory Testing an API [slides]
  Speaker (workshop) at Booster Conference, Bergen, Norway (9.3.2016)
  Speaker (workshop) at Agile Alliance Technical Conference, Raleigh, NC, USA (7.-9.4.2016)
  Speaker at Tampereen Testauspäivät 2016, Tampere, Finland (2.6.2016)
  Speaker (workshop) at Agile 2016 Conference in Atlanta, GA, USA (25.-29.7.2016)
  Speaker (workshop) at TestWorks Conference in Amsterdam, Netherlands (7.10.2016)
  Speaker at Sanoma Knowledge Exchange in Helsinki, Finland (7.11.2016)

Tales from Developer Tester Collaboration [slides]  - paired talk with Llewellyn Falco
  Keynote Speaker at Agile Serbia, Belgrade, Serbia (23.4.2016)
  Opening talk Speaker at TestBash NY, New York, USA (6.11.2015)
  Speaker at Software Testing Finland / Helsinki Agile Testing meetup (7.10.2015)
  Speaker at a company competence network, Helsinki, Finland (10.9.2015)

Strong-Style Pairing - paired talk with Llewellyn Falco [slides]
  Speaker at Agile 2016 Conference in Atlanta, GA, USA (25.-29.7.2016)
  Speaker at Tech Excellence meetup in Helsinki, Finland (June 2016)

Facilitating a Security Testing Mob with Dan Billing
  Facilitator at European Testing Conference 2016, Bucharest, Romania (12.2.2016)

Learning in Layers - A Demonstration of Exploratory Testing
  Speaker at Agile Testing Days USA, Boston, USA (20.6.2017)
  Speaker at European Testing Conference 2016, Bucharest, Romania (12.2.2016)

Exploratory Testing Work Course
  Trainer for Alma (2-days), Helsinki, Finland (3-4.9.2017)
  Trainer for Alma (2-days), Helsinki, Finland (15-16.2.2017)
  Trainer for a customer organization (1-day), Helsinki, Finland (13.4.2016)
  Trainer for Ministry of Testing public course (1-day), Brighton, UK (22.10.2015)
  Trainer for a customer organization (1-day), Helsinki, Finland (26.11.2015)
  Trainer for Altom public course (1-day), Helsinki, Finland (6.5.2015)

Test Automation Work Course
  Trainer for Urasilta public course, Jyväskylä, Finland (7-8.9.2016)
Collaborative Exploratory and Unit Testing - How to Harness the Insights of Bug Discovery to Protect Your Code  - Paired workshop (1-day) with Llewellyn Falco
  Trainer for Ministry of Testing public course, Brighton, UK (8.3.2016)
  Facilitator at TestBash NY, New York, USA (5.11.2015)
  Facilitator at XP2015, Helsinki, Finland (25.5.2015)

From Lean Startup to Intrapreneurial Testing [slides]
  Opening talk Speaker at TinyTestBash 2015, Brighton, UK (23.10.2015)
  Speaker at FISBT Testing Assembly 2015, Helsinki, Finland (23.9.2015)

Collaborative Exploratory and Unit Testing [slides]
  Keynote speaker at Testival, Split, Croatia (19.9.2015)

Software Talks, Learn to Listen [slides]
  Keynote speaker at Nortal Tech Days, Tallinn, Estonia (22.5.2015)

Explore with Intent - Exploratory Testing Self-Management [slides]
  Speaker at Agile 2015, Washington DC, USA (4.8.2015)

Quality Doesn't Belong with the Tester [slides]
  Speaker at TestBash, Brighton, UK (27.3.2015)

Continuous Delivery without Test Automation [slides]
  Speaker at Ministry of Testing Masterclass webinar, Online (16.9.2015)
  Speaker at STPConference, San Diego, USA (1.4.2015)

Experimenting in Context For Exploratory Testing [slides]
  Speaker at Agile Testing Days 2015, Potsdam, Germany (9.11.2015)

Breaking Illusions: Testing is Your Most Valuable Asset [slides] [video]
  Speaker at BTD Conference, Brussels, Belgium (21.5.2015)
  Speaker at ScanAgile 2015, Helsinki, Finland (11.3.2015)

Pairing is Sharing [slides]
  Speaker at Tampere Goes Agile 2015, Tampere, Finland (17.10.2015)

Group Learning Unit Testing with Koans
  Facilitator at BTD Conference, Brussels, Belgium (20.5.2015)

Test Cases and Testing (Testitapausten suunnittelu), 2-day course
 Trainer for Altom public course, Helsinki, Finland (22-23.4.2015)

Test-Driven Development with Lego Robots - paired 1/2 day workshop with Ru Cindrea
 Trainer for TestBash, Brighton, UK (26.3.2015)

Context-Driven Testing, 1/2 day course
 Trainer for a customer organization, Helsinki, Finland (03/2015)

Serendipity and Perseverance - Test Better [slides], lightning talk
 Speaker at XP2015, Helsinki, Finland (27.5.2015)

Breaking Your Illusions with Exploratory Testing [slides], short talk
  Speaker at Agile 2016 Conference in Atlanta, GA, USA (25.-29.7.2016)
 Speaker at XP2015, Helsinki, Finland (28.5.2015)

Testing as Exploration and Delivering Continuously without Automation [slides]
 Speaker at Agile San Diego meetup, San Diego, USA (2.4.2015)

Experience report: Where is Test Strategy in an Agile Team [slides]
 Speaker at DEWT peer conference, Driebergen, the Netherlands (01/2015)

Experiences of a tester in the Industry, Experience through Mob Testing
 Speaker and Facilitator at Aalto University of Applied Sciences, Helsinki, Finland (27.11.2015)

Mob Exploratory Testing Showdown: Testing Your Tool
 Facilitator at Software Testing Finland Event, Jyväskylä, Finland (11.10.2015)

My New Lessons on Unit Testing - Asserts Can Be Different
 Speaker at Tech Excellence Finland Meetup, Jyväskylä, Finland (11.10.2015)

Sustainability. The Fine Line between Work and Hobbies
 Speaker at Helsinki Charity Forum meetup (30.10.2015)

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