The Close It Summit is a national call to action for industry, education, workforce, government, youth innovators, foundations and social impact organizations actively engaged in creating new pathways from education to employment. Building on key takeaways and attendee surveys from 2013, Close It is focusing on four key issues critical to jobs and employability in the U.S. — youth employment, skills & credentials in high demand fields, increasing access and opportunity to curriculum and training (Skill Up) and the critical importance of employability (soft) skills.
Jessica Nickel is a Test Lead with Doran Jones, a software testing consultancy based in NYC, the host city of CAST 2014. uTest had an off-the-cuff discussion with Jessica on what sets CAST apart from other conferences and what the biggest threat to testers is today.
uTest will be interviewing attendees and speakers all week from CAST in NYC, and live tweeting @uTest using the #CAST2014 official hashtag. Check out the interview with Jessica below.
ATLANTA, GA – July 31, 2014—QASymphony, a leading provider of scalable QA software testing tools for Agile developers, today announced its co-founder and Chief Product Officer Vu Lam will be discussing Agile and exploratory testing methods at CAST 2014, the Association for Software Testing conference running August 11-13 in New York City at the Kimmel Center. Companies such as AutoTrader, eBay, Nationwide Insurance, Under Armour and Zappos use QASymphony’s testing management platform to help teams create high-quality software.
Doran Jones CEO, Matt Doran and President and COO, John Nolan represented Doran Jones at the RWJ Charity Golf Outing at the Battleground Country Club. John and Matt had a great time with our new strategic vendor partners and most important financial services clients at a fund raising event for the Bristol-Myers Squibb Children's Hospital in New Jersey.