STF: To whom it is addressed

Managers and Professionals of companies that rely on intensive software services (for example: Banks and Insurance, Utilities, TLC & Media Operators, Automotive, Industry, Public Administration, etc.)

Managers and Professionals of companies that develop and test software products that require high quality (for example: Defense, Aerospace and Railway Sectors, TLC Manufacturers, Manufacturers of medical devices, etc.)

Managers and Professionals of IT companies interested in raising awareness about their services and products for the quality of software

IT professionals with an interest in increasing their requirements engineering and testing skills and in deepening the new trends, evolution and innovation of the sector

The Community of certified professionals in testing, requirements engineering, business analysis, interested in exchanging knowledge, interests, experiences and curiosities related to their professional field

All those who are attracted by the opportunity to meet together, compare and compare themselves with the main players in the sector



STF: What will we talk about

Quality of software-intensive products and services

  • What the different market sectors require in terms of quality
  • How companies move to meet quality goals
  • Trends in the IT sector: investments, costs and benefits of quality
  • The contribution of standards and certification schemes

Topics always in the focus of the sector

  • Mobile testing
  • Agile testing
  • Security
  • Performance testing
  • Requirements engineering

New perspectives for innovation

  • Testing & Requirements Engineering in new or complex emerging domains
  • Testing & Requirements Engineering for Machine Learning
  • Quality in DevOps
  • Quality in the Internet of Things
  • Innovation in Requirements Engineering & Testing for Mobile Applications

New generation tools for cutting-edge technologies

  • Crowd Testing
  • Machine Learning for Testing & Requirements Engineering
  • Big Data Automation Testing: Architecture & Performance 
  • Testing Strategies for Microservices Architectures
  • A / B Testing

STF: Who's organizing the event

The ITA-STQB association (ITAlian Software Testing Qualifications Board) was founded in 2007 with the aim of applying in Italy the certification of skills in the areas of Software Engineering, such as Requirements Engineering, Software Testing and Mobile Application Testing, in compliance with the international procedures defined by the reference schemes, such as ISTQB®, IREB®, IQBBA® and CMAP©.

ITA-STQB's mission includes the following aspects:

  • To carry out the certification of ICT professionals in the areas of software engineering in Italy, such as requirements engineering and testing, in accordance with the rules of the international reference institutes, i.e. IREB®ISTQB®, IQBBA® and CMAP©
  • Translate syllabi and exams into Italian language
  • Accrediting providers of training events aligned with ISTQB®and IQBBA® standards
  • To contribute actively to the evolution of international reference frameworks
  • Stimulate the interest in Italy about the themes of SW Engineering through the organization of conferences and specific events
  • Promote the exchange of skills related to the issues of Software Engineering