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Posted October 27, 2021

Test Automation Day Online | Financial Services


Now more than ever, customers rely on web and mobile apps to deposit checks, manage investments, transfer money, and access other financial services. Delivering a reliable and secure digital experience for these users has never been more important.

Join us on November 17 from 8:00AM to 11:00AM PST for Test Automation Day Online | Financial Services.

This half-day, virtual event will provide industry-specific insights for developers, testers, and leaders working to embed and advance continuous testing in financial organizations.

Sauce Labs experts will cover a variety of topics including test security and mobile testing best practices. Chris Wallander, Principal SDET and Test Automation Architect at TaxAct, will discuss test automation code quality and share principles for successful code design. And the quality engineering specialists at Qualitest will share insights on modern testing practices for financial services organizations.

Sessions will cover:

  • Sauce Labs vision and roadmap

  • Secure testing in the cloud

  • Mobile testing best practices for reliable and secure mobile apps

  • Test automation code quality and code design principles

About the Speakers

Chris Wallander


Chris Wallander is the Principal SDET and Test Automation Architect at TaxAct. He has over ten years of experience in test automation and quality assurance, as well as a solid foundation in DevOps and Agile Methodologies. Trained and certified through the International Software Testing Qualification Board, his focus is on analyzing Enterprise Systems, and then building Test Automation Frameworks to support them. Outside of work, he enjoys developing and testing video games, AI/ML development, building robots and smithing medieval armor.

Senthil Ayyappan


Senthil Ayyappan is an executive vice president and Head of Market Strategy at Qualitest, a services provider that helps companies in their digital transformation journey by leveraging AI, DevOps and Automation.

Wim Selles

Wim Selles


Wim Selles is a Staff Product Manager Mobile at Sauce Labs, based in the Netherlands. During the day, he is helping Sauce Labs setting its mobile vision and strategic direction, prioritizing features. building and sharing strategic roadmaps. and analyzing and reporting on progress. By night, he practices his passion for front-end test automation with Javascript. He likes to create his own Node.js modules to help and support automation engineers, and is also a contributor to multiple open source projects that involve testing, such as WebdriverIO, Appium and many more. Wim also has extensive experience using Appium for automating Hybrid and (React) Native Apps. He enjoys sharing his automation experience as a speaker at various conferences, on his blog, and during meetups and webinars.

Justin Dolly

Justin Dolly


Justin Dolly is Chief Customer & Security Officer at Sauce Labs, where he oversees the development and implementation of the company’s long-term security strategy, ensuring its customers have the highest level of protection to support their digital goals. He is a Certified Chief Information Security Officer (CCISO) with more than 20 years of experience in building and implementing a culture of security within global organizations.

Oct 27, 2021
Event Date:
Nov 17, 2021
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