Agile + DevOps East 2021 Industry Presentation : AI-Driven Test Automation: A Tour De Force

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Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:00am

AI-Driven Test Automation: A Tour De Force

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The use of AI for testing is one of the latest trends in the software industry. Within the last decade, there has been a vast increase in the number of vendors and startup companies promoting AI-driven test automation tools, platforms or frameworks. But what are the real benefits of this technology? Does it have any weaknesses? Are all AI technologies created equally? Join Tariq King as takes you on a journey and shows you the true strength of AI in testing. In this tour de force, Tariq will describe some of the recent advances in AI-driven test automation, while keeping it down to earth by only showing you real AI deployed in production systems today. Come and let Tariq help you separate fact from fiction during this quick walkthrough of test automation’s new AI-based superpowers.

  • AI for Testing Different Levels
  • AI for Testing Quality Attributes
  • AI for Testing Across Domains

Tariq King
Tariq King is the Chief Scientist at, where he leads research and development of their core platform for AI-driven testing. Tariq has over fifteen years' experience in software engineering and testing and has formerly held positions as Head of Quality, Director of Quality Engineering, Manager of Software Engineering and Test Architect. Tariq holds Ph.D. and M.S. degrees in Computer Science from Florida International University, and a B.S. in Computer Science from Florida Tech. His areas of research are software testing, artificial intelligence, autonomic and cloud computing, model-driven engineering, and computer science education. He has published over 40 research articles in peer-reviewed IEEE and ACM journals, conferences, and workshops, and has been an international keynote speaker at leading software conferences in industry and academia.