Specialist Group in Software Testing

Welcome to the SIGIST website.

With over 2500 people registered on our database, the Specialist Group In Software Testing (SIGIST) is one of the largest in the BCS.

We organise SIGIST Conferences four times a year in Central London. The conferences are an ideal opportunity to hear high-quality speakers from overseas and the UK. Above all, the SIGIST offers a friendly environment to network with the best-known community of fellow testers as well as to meet old friends.

Please take the time to explore our website and give us feedback. If you need any assistance with conference bookings or other arrangements, please use the feedback form.

Feedback from BCS SIGIST Summer Conference 2016

Coming soon at SIGIST

AGM 2017, London

September 14 2017, London:

  • Daytime event: Growing your testing skills: increasing our capabilities as testers, including:
  • what agile testers can learn from spin bowlers, 200 Peas in a Pod: implementing Scrum at Scale; improve your presentation skills, mobile automation - less is more!
  • Plus! Evening event jointly with APSG: Focus on automation Can we automate the user's interaction with an IT system?

October 18 2017, Manchester:

  • Northern Lights event

December 1 2017, London:

  • Take a risk! - Including internationally renowned testing expert and speaker, Erik van Veenendaal on risk and testing, plus talks on automating with Python and trusting testers to explore the hidden…

Forthcoming conference

The next conference will be held on Thursday 14 September 2017 in London.

Future conferences

Dates for your diary:
14 September 2017, London
18 October 2017, Leeds
1 December 2017, London

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