Webinars

QAI Global Institute’s free online webinars offer “learning on the go” to accomodate your busy schedule. These short, focused sessions bring insights and best practices from experts and thought leaders in some of the hottest topics in IT, QA, and Software Testing. Attend webinars live or watch the recorded session on your own schedule.

Webinars are available through both desktop and select mobile devices. View system requirements for live webinars to ensure you that your desktop or mobile device is ready to connect with the event.


xBTM – Harnessing the Power of Exploratory Testing

Exploratory testing provides both flexibility and speed, characteristics that have become increasingly important with the quick pace of short agile iterations. But, how do you retain traceability in exploratory testing without losing your creativity? By using a combination of session-based test management (SBTM) and thread-based test management (TBTM) called xBTM.

Lean Development: Achieve Structural Quality & Reduce Rework

As a development or test manager, there are a set of lean principles you can leverage to help eliminate the largest source of waste in development – defects and the rework effort that results. This free webinar discusses a framework for bringing lean concepts to improve structural quality and reduce defects.

Project Management Is Dead, Long Live Project Management

In Agile, project management is dead…at least as a single role that leads, directs, controls and administers a project team because those roles are distributed to the team. This webinar provides an overview of how these three competing constituencies can work together to control and shape project execution.

Mobile Testing

Mobile testing is no longer a question – it’s a reality. The question is how to approach it. This is precisely the topic of the one-day class offered at TesTrek 2013, Mobile Testing. This free webinar will give a taste of this class by reviewing the subjects it covers and focusing more in-depth on two of them: outlining mobile testing strategy and mobile test automation.

The Essential Product Owner: Partnering with the Team

The Product Owner (PO) role is arguably the most crucial role within agile teams. This webinar shows you how story mapping and release planning can truly set the stage for effective team workflow—establishing a “Big Picture” for everyone to shoot for. If you are a team or PO struggling to effectively deliver results, you’ll leave with ideas for establishing an ecosystem where the Product Owner and the team drive continuously improving performance.

How Do Roles Transition In an Agile Environment

Transitioning to agile changes how many roles are defined. These types of changes need to be part of planning your organizational transformation but first you have to understand the new world order. This webinar explores the agile gravity well which requires blending and synthesizing roles.

Top Ten Attitudes to Abolish When Adopting Agile

Gil Broza, known for his people-centric, pragmatic approach to Agile transformations, shares in this talk the top 10 attitudes to shake loose – and what to replace them with. Discover which hold-over attitudes you have, their impact on performance, and powerful techniques you can embrace.

Acceptance Test Driven Development

This webinar will consider a trend that, if it hasn’t already, is likely to impact you in the near future: Acceptance Test Driven Development (ATDD). This webinar will teach you how to use the concepts of ATDD to increase your value to your organization no matter what testing methodology they use.

The Future of Requirements Definition & Management

Delivering quality software begins with clear and agreed to requirements. Industry averages for project rework range from 20–40%, and of that number 70–85% is related to requirements. This presentation will explore some of the challenges affecting requirements definition and offer techniques to meet these challenges with success!