18:00 - 19:00 UTC+2
Bi-directional contract testing with Cypress and Schemathesis. Lewis Prescott
19:00 - 20:00 UTC+2
The impact of technology testing. dr. Tautvydas Bakšys

Meet the speakers

Lewis Prescott
Lewis Prescott
QA Lead at Cera Care

Bi-directional contract testing with Cypress and Schemathesis

Lewis will present the concept of Bi-directional Contract Testing and during the meetup will explain the concept and walk through the practical details of this API testing solution for microservices.

He will cover the benefits of using this method by reusing the existing end to end tests you already using tools Cypress & Schemathesis.

Info about speaker: Lewis is QA Lead at Cera Care (One of Europe’s fastest growing startups). He is a course author on Test Automation University and has his own podcast talking about Contract Testing. Lewis is also a mentor to junior QA’s and occasional conference speaker. Before having a child, he has cycled to Paris and Bruges from London.

dr. Tautvydas Bakšys
dr. Tautvydas Bakšys
Head of Cybersecurity and Technology at Zenitech

The impact of technology testing

Tautvydas will present his experience in conducting and coordinating technological research that has had an international impact.

The presentation will focus on how high-impact security flaws and vulnerabilities are discovered through in-depth testing and trials of the systems and devices we use.

Info about speaker: Tautvydas is acting as a Head of Cybersecurity and Technology at Zenitech. He holds a PhD in Cybersecurity, performs lectures and conducts researches as an associate professor at the Kaunas University of Technology. Researches leaded by Tautvydas in one of the governmental centers has attracted international attention.

This presentation is a unique opportunity to see behind the scenes of large-scale international technological researches.

Who are we?

We are a bunch of quality-oriented enthusiasts from Lithuania, aiming to put together interdisciplinary peers who are interested in automation. Our mission is to build a strong community through the knowledge sharing of best practices, success stories, as well as hands-on examples that can inspire each other and help us thrive together.

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