Watir Day 2011

Thank you for making Watir Day 2011 a success!

Sponsors

(listed in alphabetical order):

3QiLabs

Automation Simplified

The Automation Company

The Automation Company

Convio is hiring!

Convio is hiring!

Facebook

Facebook

Opera Software

Opera Software

Saucelabs

Cross-browser testing with Selenium in the cloud

SugarCRM

SugarCRM

Tacit Knowledge

5 time zones. 1 objective.

Zazzle

T-Shirts powered by Zazzle

 

Intro

The Watir and Selenium teams are working together to use common technology for the next generations of both projects. Many key Watir contributors will be participating in the Selenium Conference in April in San Francisco.

Since so many people on the Watir team will be San Francisco, we’ve set aside one day to focus on the Watir project. We are planning a day of talks and collaboration from Watir & Selenium developers and users at the same venue as the Conference on Sunday the 3rd of April, the day before Selenium Conference 2011 begins.

Wiki

Please visit the Watir Day Wiki to find detailed information about the day and share information about yourself.

Speakers

The following speakers are confirmed. For full details please see the speakers page. In alphabetical order:

  • Andreas Tolfsen: Opera Software: Watir 3 and the future
  • Bret Pettichord: Convio: Opening & Host
  • Hugh McGowan: Convio: Testing with Vision
  • Marek Jastrzebski: Convio: Domain Specific Watir Page Objects
  • Simon Stewart: Google: WebDriver
  • Tim Koopmans: Altentee: WatirGrid
  • Željko Filipin: WA Research: Adventures in Promoting Watir
  • Bret Pettichord: Convio, Charley Baker: Watir roadmap and future

Format

Please see the Watir Day Schedule

When

  • Sunday April 3, 2011 from 9 am till approximately 5 pm

Where

Marines’ Memorial Club & Hotel
609 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA

Hosts

  • Bret Pettichord, Director (bret at pettichord.com)
  • Charley Baker, Lead Developer (charley.baker at gmail.com)
  • Alister Scott, Watir Web Master (alister.scott at gmail.com)

13 thoughts on “Watir Day 2011

  1. Pingback: A Smattering of Selenium #40 « Official Selenium Blog

  2. Hello,

    I have signed up for the selenium conference and would also like to participate in your event. I live in the San Francisco Bay Area so no travel/hotel reservation issues . What is the procedure for participating at this event?

    -Sumeet
    PS: I couldn’t find any simple way of contacting Charley or Bret.

  3. If you are planning to come, please register on eventbrite or else submit a speaking proposal. Links to each are on the page above. Looking forward to seeing you in April!

  4. Pingback: Watir Day and Selenium Conf here I come. | .Net for Rails Developers

  5. Pingback: Selenium Conference 2011 and Watir Day at Željko Filipin's Blog on Software and Testing

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s