SLASSCOM Quality Forum Summit on Oct 14 | Sunday Observer

SLASSCOM Quality Forum Summit on Oct 14

The SLASSCOM Quality & Business Excellence Summit 2019 will be held on October 14 at the Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo. It is being organised by the SLASSCOM Quality Forum for the fourth time.

It will focus on the importance of enhancing quality across organisations through Quality Engineering and Business Excellence and revolve around the theme ‘Accelerate End User Experience through Quality Engineering’.

The objective of the summit is to bring together CXOs and quality practitioners to position Sri Lanka as a destination for product engineering.

The Summit this year will feature three key speakers spanning the IT and Service sectors.

Dan Cuellar, creator of the open source mobile automation framework Appium, will speak on “Lessons Learned in Creating a Successful Open Source Project”. Dr. Rainer Deutschmann, Chief Operating Officer at Dialog Axiata PLC will share on ‘Learnings about Learning, How to realise continuous Improvement’.

The summit will also feature Manoj Kumar, Lead Technical Specialist and Evangelist at Applitools who will deliver the keynote on ‘A path to an Enchanting Experience: Testing for UI & UX’.

The Process Excellence Track will feature Dushan Dayaratne, a Master Black Belt, Heshan Perera and Kanishka Swarnaprabath who have been instrumental in the field of robotics as well as Sanjeewa Alwis who is a leader in Digital Transformation and Mahesh Rao who has an extensive history in building and transforming security programs for complex enterprises.

The target audience for the Process Excellence Track are Process Managers, CXOs and Product Managers. The Quality Engineering Track will feature Dileepa Jayathilake, a pioneer in Blockchain based startups and products, Srinivan Sekar, a specialist in building automation frameworks, Christina Thalayasingam who is an active contributor for Test Automation and Dr. Rajitha Nawarathna, formerly at Walt Disney Imagineering.