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Free online education from Test Automation University
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Free online education from Test Automation University

Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Freeman Lightner Freeman Lightner

Applitools has announced that their free online education, Test Automation University (TAU) exceeded 100,000 students, and to celebrate they are hosting a two-day virtual conference that will cover test automation topics, with live workshops, games, and a live DJ.

Test Automation University marks the 100,000 student milestone with a virtual celebration event with workshops, interactive sessions with instructors, giveaways, and more.

Free online education from TAU

Applitools, provider of the next-generation test automation platform powered by Visual AI and Ultrafast Test Cloud, announced that Test Automation University (TAU) has surpassed 100,000 enrolled students. This marks the single largest free online education community for test automation in the world. To celebrate this milestone, TAU will be hosting a virtual event beginning December 1, 2021, called, "TAU: The Homecoming."

To register for the TAU: The Homecoming event, visit tauconference.com.

TAU: The Homecoming is a free two-day virtual conference where TAU instructors will teach live workshops and lead engaging sessions on critical topics in test automation. The event will also feature games, a live DJ, and more.

Confirmed speakers include:

Angie Jones, Executive Director of Test Automation University
Jason Arbon, Chief Technology Officer at Test.ai
Andrew Knight, Lead Software Engineer in Test for PrecisionLender at Q2
Carlos Kidman, Director of Engineering and Open Source Developer
Marie Drake, Quality Engineering Manager at Zoopla
Julia Pottinger, Head of Training and Development at QualityWorks Consulting Group, LLC
Paul Merrill, Principal at Beaufort Fairmont, LLC
Beth Marshall, Staff Quality and Test Engineer at Smoothwall
Manoj Kumar, Principal Technologist at Thoughtworks
Mike Clark, QA Engineering Manager at iSpot.tv
Corina Pip, Senior Test Automation Engineer at Sage Intacct, Inc.
Filip Hric, QA lead at Slido
Rudolf Groetz, Agile Engineering Coach / Guild Lead Test & Test Automation at Raiffeisen Bank International AG 
Patrick Döring, Chief Architect Testautomation & Portfolio Manager Testautomation at ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE

TAU helps people of all skill levels advance their careers. Since announcing its first course in January 2019, the program's 43 renowned instructors have produced a curriculum of 60 individual courses and 13 unique learning paths. The instructors of TAU help guide students on their upskilling journey with materials that cover web, API, mobile,  and codeless automation frameworks, and provide training in multiple programming languages, such as Java, JavaScript, C#, Python, Ruby, and Swift.

To join Test Automation University and start learning for free, visit https://testautomationu.applitools.com/ 

"It has been such a joy to witness the growth of Test Automation University. The community of students and instructors is remarkable. Just two years after TAU began, we are thrilled to be celebrating this 100,000 student milestone with a virtual event for the community to learn and celebrate. Reminiscent of homecoming celebrations in traditional colleges, this event will be fun, interactive, and unlike anything, the community has experienced," said Angie Jones, Head of Developer Relations at Applitools and Executive Director of Test Automation University.

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