Zenposium 2021

Modern Software Delivery in a Constantly Changing World

Save the date! Zenergy is excited to announce our bi-annual Zenposium conference will be held on September 29, 2021.

We are in the process of selecting speakers and keynotes now and will begin to list details here shortly.

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Zenposium 2021

Save the date! Zenergy is excited to announce, we will be holding our bi-annual Zenposium conference this upcoming Fall, September 27-30. We are in the process of selecting speakers and keynotes now and will begin to update this page very soon.

Check back and/or subscribe for regular updates on Zenposium 2021 as we have them.

  • Subscribe to keep updated or let us know if you have an interested in presenting or giving a keynote. If so, we will send information on how to submit and you'll automatically be subscribed for updates.

2019 Schedule of Events

8:00 am – 8:30 am: Registration & Networking/Breakfast

8:30 am – 9:45 am | Cone A: Opening Remarks/Morning Keynote – Mike Lyles: The Paradigm Shift of QA

9:45 am – 10:00 am | Cone B: Break/Refreshments

10:00 am – 10:55 am: First Breakout Session 

  • Session 1 | Cone A – David Dang: Unit Testing: Why and How QA Can Get Involved
  • Session 2 | Alexander – Josh Anderson: Creating the Self Directed Teams of Your Dreams
  • Session 3 | Kirkland – Anne Hungate: DevOps by the Numbers
  • Session 4 | Claxton – Free Agile Coffee Session: Speaker Q&A

10:55 am – 11:05 am: Break/Refreshments

11:05 am – 12:00 pm: Second Breakout Session

  • Session 1 | Cone A – Bob Galen: The Agile Test Pyramid Revisited 
  • Session 2 | Claxton – David Dang: Using Analytics to Optimize your Mobile Testing
  • Session 3 | Alexander – Jason Schreuder: Now You’re Asking for it! A Culture of Continuous Feedback
  • Session 4 | Kirkland – Chris Lawson: DevOps Much?

12:00 pm – 1:20 pm: Lunch Break

1:20 pm – 2:15 pm: Third Breakout Session

  • Session 1 | Alexander – Chris Lawson: Anatomy of an Open Source Test Framework
  • Session 2 | Kirkland – Ken Pugh: Deliver Value with Business Value Driven Development
  • Session 3 | Cone A – Shaun Bradshaw: 4 Quadrants of Agile Metrics: A Balanced Approach to Measuring Agile Success
  • Session 4 | Claxton – Bob Galen: Kanban – A Lively Introduction 

2:15 pm – 2:30 pm: Break/Refreshments

2:30 pm – 3:25 pm: Fourth Breakout Session 

  • Session 1 | Alexander – Jason Schreuder: Pervasive Agile Leadership: Bringing Managers Back to Work
  • Session 2 | Cone A – Shaun Bradshaw: Essential Patterns of Mature Agile Teams
  • Session 3 | Kirkland – Ken Pugh: Accelerate DevOps with BDD
  • Session 4 | Claxton – Free Agile Coffee Session: Speaker Q&A

3:25 pm – 3:30 pm: Break/Refreshments

3:30 pm – 4:30 pm | Cone A: Afternoon Panel/Panelist Mediator – Chris Bartosik: The Nexus of Agile & DevOps/Closing Remarks

4:30 pm – 4:45 pm: Networking/Overflow Time

Pricing

  • We are sold out!

Conference Logistics

This 1-day conference will be held at the Elliott University Center (EUC) on UNCG’s Campus in Greensboro, North Carolina. Parking will be free for all attendees, courtesy of Zenergy. Checkin will begin at 8:00AM EST on May 24th.

Learn more about our code of conduct, cancellation & refund policy, parking and other miscellaneous information on our conference logistics page.

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2019 Featured Speakers & Concurrent Sessions

The conference sessions will be completed by some of the most popular and well-recognized experts, including Zenergy’s own, whom have many of  experience in the software industry, stemming from various backgrounds. Learn more about our featured speakers and concurrent sessions.

Who Should Attend?

  • Agile Practitioners & ScrumMasters
  • Product, Project, & Release Owners/Managers
  • Software Developers & Engineers
  • Software Quality Professionals
  • Software Development, QA, & Test Managers
  • Operations Managers, CIOs, & IT Directors

2019 Schedule of Events

Zenposium 2019 Schedule

Pricing

  • Early bird/group (10+) Discount: 10% off original ticket cost (1/2/19 – 2/28/19)
  • Original ticket cost: $120 (3/1/19 – 5/23/19)
  • Same day conference registration: $130

Conference Logistics

This 1-day conference will be held at the Elliott University Center (EUC) on UNCG’s Campus in Greensboro, North Carolina. Parking will be free for all attendees, courtesy of Zenergy. Checkin will begin at 8:00AM EST on May 24th.

Learn more about our code of conduct, cancellation & refund policy, parking and other miscellaneous information on our conference logistics page.

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Why Attend?

One-day conference led by internationally renowned thought leaders and experts at an affordable price.

Opening Keynote from quality thought leader, Mike Lyles, on The Paradigm Shift of QA.

A chance to see popular encore presentations by trusted experts who have presented at the major agile, dev-ops, and quality conferences in the U.S. and world.

A selection of 14 agile, dev-ops, automation, and quality themed related tracks on the latest trends and hot topics to succeed in today’s modern software landscape

Includes 2 speaker Q&A sessions, in which you can interact and pick the brains of leading professionals.

Various networking opportunities with like-minded gurus and leaders.

Closing panel discussion on The Nexus of Agile & DevOps moderated by CastleBranch’s Chris Bartosik.

Chance to win Amazon gift certificates