STAREAST Virtual 2021 - Networking Events | TechWell

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Welcome Reception & Comedy Show with Richard Sarvate

Tuesday, April 27 | 5:45pm–6:30pm ET

Network with your software testing peers at the welcome reception. This year we are excited to include a comedy show featuring comedian Richard Sarvate—who quit his tech job in Silicon Valley to become a comedian. Let's enjoy some laughs together!

Morning Yoga

Wednesday, April 28 and Thursday, April 29 | 8:30am–9:15am ET

Join us in the morning for an opportunity to relax your mind in a virtual yoga class. Open, stretch, and restore your body from the inside out—all before your day of learning begins. Appropriate for all skill levels.

The Expo

Wednesday, April 28 and Thursday, April 29 | 9:45am–6:00pm ET

At the STAREAST Virtual Expo, you can visit the top industry providers offering the latest in testing solutions.

  • Explore this one-of-a-kind Expo, April 28–29, designed to bring you the latest solutions in testing technologies, software, and tools.
  • Support your software testing efforts by participating in technical presentations and demonstrations conducted throughout the Expo.
  • Meet one-on-one with representatives from some of today’s most progressive and innovative organizations.

TechWell Town

Wednesday, April 28 and Thursday, April 29 | 9:45am-7:00pm ET

Join this retro 8-bit virtual space to interact with fellow conference attendees, speakers, and sponsors. Enjoy some of the favorite virtual conference events: couch sessions, meet the speakers, interactive sponsor booths, and the STAR virtual cocktail bar with recipes and games you can play remotely with fellow attendees.

Networking Reception with Games, Cocktails, & Fun Topic Tables (Hosted in TechWell Town)

Wednesday, April 28 and Thursday, April 29 | 6:00pm–7:00pm

Take a break from learning to meet new people, make some friends, and let your hair down at the TechWell Town networking reception. Get ready for friendly competition, interesting conversations with virtual cocktails, and lots of laughs.

Testing & Quality Leadership Summit

Friday, April 30 | 10:00am–4:00pm ET

Too often, employees feel that leadership should come from above. Recent trends in leadership suggest that successful organizations are ones in which everybody is empowered to lead, and individuals are encouraged to take personal responsibility for their growth and advancement. Join in a conversation with your peers as experienced technology leaders share ways to empower your staff (and yourself) to great heights. Discover how seasoned leaders drive change, motivate staff—and accelerate their own careers. Learn more.

Women Who Test

Friday, April 30 | 10:00am–4:30pm ET

Women Who Test is a full-day event for women to learn from and be inspired by each other. Join women test engineers, managers, CEOs, and consultants for some truly inspiring talks and fascinating group work. Registration is free for conference attendees, but you must reserve your seat in advance. Learn more.