TestCon Europe 2020


October 13-15

Vilnius and Online

Marcel Veselka

Principal SW Testing Consultant

tesena s.r.o., Czech Republic


Marcel Veselka has spent his career in software testing and currently he is working as a Principal SW Testing Consultant at Tesena. Previously, he worked as a Test Analyst and finally moved to Test Management in complex transformation projects and core banking implementations covering mainly integration testing and performance testing. He is also former vice-president of the CaSTB (regional ISTQB board) and co-founder of testing community called [pro]Test!.

In 2013 he found company Tesena where he now with more than 120 colleagues from Prague, Vienna, Bratislava and Brno is helping their customers across Europe to win in their business via improving software quality of their products. His special interest is modern testing approaches (including all the trendy topics like test automation, DevOps, testing in SCRUM, AI and machine learning).


Continuous Testing: Build Your 1st Own Testing Pipeline

Time & Date

9:00, 13 October





This workshop will cover basic concepts of continuous testing. It explains typical process of implementation, test levels and stages in Agile/DevOps (pipelines, jobs) environments. Afterwards, attendees will build their first own pipelines using free opensource tools. The workshop will include working with git repository and various cloud tools. We will also work with .yaml files, virtualization, and containers.

  • Continuous testing
    • Introduction
    • Typical process of implementation
    • Levels and stages in DevOps / Agile
  • Tools supporting your continuous testing efforts
  • Pipeline structure
  • Hands-on exercises:
    • Stages, jobs, artifacts & reports
    • Optionally: scheduling, secrets, pipeline parameters


The main goal of this workshop is to introduce participants with main concepts of continuous testing, as well as provide experience with building first simple continuous testing pipeline.

Target audience

The target audience includes those interested in continuous testing techniques, examples and applications. Everybody who works or willing to work in modern development (using Agile / DevOps approach) is invited to come, and learn something new. The workshop will be introductory, so no previous knowledge of continuous testing is required.

Technical requirements

  • Installations:

     – Chrome and any other web browser

     – Idea or VS Code to manage code (if not available we’ll use browser-based solution)

  • Technical knowledge:

    – Basic knowledge of Git and Linux is beneficial but not required

    – Knowledge of Docker could also help to efficiency but not required

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