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Posted April 26, 2022

Kelsey Hightower to Keynote at SauceCon 2022


Leading Open Source Technologist Joins Experts at Sauce Labs’ Global DevOps Community Event, May 3-5

SAN FRANCISCO – April 26, 2022 –Sauce Labs Inc, the leading provider of continuous testing and error reporting solutions, has announced that Kelsey Hightower, a significant contributor to open source software, inaugural winner of the CNCF Top Ambassador award for his work on the Kubernetes project, and currently  Principal Engineer at Google, will speak at its annual SauceCon Conference May 3-5, 2022.

SauceCon is in its sixth year of bringing the world’s leading open-source and automated software test experts together with a global community of developers and DevOps leaders.  The pressure to accelerate the delivery of high-quality code combined with the zero-tolerance consumers have for poor online experiences is driving many companies to reassess how they test and deliver software, and how they remediate errors in production. To bring a greater understanding of the need to ‘reimagine test,’ the virtual keynotes at SauceCon are free to attend and delegates can register for the event here.

The full agenda is available to view on the website and features the following keynotes:

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

8am PDT

Every Experience Matters

Aled Miles, CEO, Sauce Labs

8.30am PDT

Applications for All: The Need for Digital Accessibility

  • Featured Guest: Judy Weader, Senior Analyst, Forrester 

  • Dr. Rachael Bradley Montgomery, Executive Director, Accessible Community

  • Crystal Preston-Watson, Senior Digital Accessibility Analyst, Salesforce

  • Marcus Merrell, Vice President of Technology Strategy, Sauce Labs

9.15am PDT

ReImagine Test

  • John Kelly, Chief Strategy Officer, Sauce Labs

  • Matt Wyman, Chief Customer Officer, Sauce Labs

Thursday, May 5, 2022

8.15am PDT

Fireside Chat With Kelsey Hightower

  • Kelsey Hightower, Technologist

9am PDT

Reinventing Work: DevOps, Productivity, and Happiness

  • Nicole Forsgren, PhD, Author of Accelerate, The Science of Lean Software and DevOps 

The free virtual event’s full schedule is packed with talks and workshops from industry expert speakers from leading companies such as Salesforce, SiriusXM, and Peloton. The fully remote, interactive workshops day is designed to equip attendees with new skills in testing for mobile, JavaScript, and API. Other workshop sessions include crafting a test framework, running tests anywhere, and accelerating through low-code testing. 

These workshops are part of Sauce Labs Testing for Good series and net proceeds will be donated to charitable organizations supported by Sauce Labs and chosen by each workshop speaker.

Register for SauceCon 2022 today.

About Sauce Labs

Sauce Labs is the leading provider of continuous testing solutions that enable customers to deliver digital confidence. The Sauce Labs Continuous Testing Cloud delivers a 360-degree view of a customer’s application experience, ensuring that web and mobile applications look, function, and perform exactly as they should on every browser, OS, and device, every single time. Sauce Labs is a privately held company funded by Riverwood Capital, TPG, IVP, Centerview Partners, and Adams Street Partners.

Apr 26, 2022
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