Microsoft and ALP International Invite You to Attend the 2012 National Capital Area Software Testing Forum

This free half-day event featuring talks by specialists in the software testing industry will be held on October 1 and we hope you can attend.

CLICK HERE to Register!

Event location: Microsoft Chevy Chase Office, 5404 Wisconsin Ave., Suite 700, Rooms 5182/5184, Chevy Chase, MD 20815

The Agenda


Agenda Topics



Registration and Networking



State of Testing

Andrew Pollner, Chair


What’s new for Testing in VS 2012 Test Professional:

-Overview Testing Solution (2010)

-VS2012, new features for QA Teams

Brian Jordan, Microsoft


Microsoft and HP in a blended Environment:

-HP and Microsoft comparison

-Using both products in a QA organization

Ed Reynolds, ALPI





Agile Dev/Test under a Waterfall -  Introducing the GovDev Processes:

-Introduction to Processes

-Demo of features most relevant to QA teams

Brian Jordan, Microsoft


Q&A / Open Discussion


The National Capital Area Software Testing Forum™ is a group dedicated to bringing and sharing information to software testing professionals in the National Capital Area, including Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. The goals of the Software Testing Forum are to promote best practices in software testing, discuss successful approaches toward building effective test teams, incorporate various automated testing tools into the overall testing process, and much more! By focusing on our local community, we will empower software testing professionals in the National Capital Area.