18 - 20 May 2016 in Prague

The website of last year conference can be found on 2015.czechtest.com

Introduction to front-end automated testing

In the tutorial, participants will learn principles of front-end automated testing using JUnit and Selenium WebDriver. This introduction includes initial overview of JUnit functionality, WebDriver API, optimal element localization strategies, parametrization of testing data using data grids, possible pitfalls in JUnit and front-end automated testing. One of main challenges in front-end automated testing is high maintenance overhead of automated tests – in the tutorial, several strategies how to decrease this maintenance will be introduced. Then a high-level overview of advanced structuring of automated tests will be given.


Required equipment: own laptop, IDE for Java development with support of and JUnit, Java 1.8, Firefox updated on last verison 

Miroslav Bureš, Sitecom, Czech Republic

Researcher and consultant in software testing and quality assurance with aim to develop better methods for test design, test management and test automation. Supervisor-specialist of PhD students in research of SW testing and lecturer in testing and software engineering. Previously senior test manager and head of testing in Capgemini CZ and SK.