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Dorothy 2014Dorothy Graham has been in testing for forty years and is co-author of four books: Software Inspection, Software Test Automation, Foundations of Software Testing, and Experiences in Test Automation. She helped start testing qualifications in the UK and was on the working party that devised the ISTQB Foundation Syllabus. After 19 years with Grove Consultants, she now focuses on giving presentations at conferences and events, and writing. Dorothy holds the European Excellence Award in Software Testing and the first ISTQB Excellence Award. She was named one of the 13 Women of Influence in testing by Software Test & Performance magazine in 2010. She was Programme Chair for EuroSTAR in 1993 and 2009, and for ExpoQA in 2014.


Mark 2014Mark Fewster, Grove Consultants, has over 30 years of industrial experience in software testing ranging from test management to test techniques and test automation. In the last two decades Mark has provided consultancy and training in software testing, has published papers, and co-authored two books with Dorothy Graham, "Software Test Automation" and "Experiences of Test Automation". He is a popular speaker at national and international conferences and seminars, and has won the Mercury BTO Innovation in Quality Award. Mark has served on the committee of British Computer Society's Specialist Interest Group in Software Testing (BCS SIGiST) and on the Information Systems Examination Board (ISEB). He is currently helping ISTQB in defining the expert level certification for test automation. In Grove Consultants, Mark provides training courses, ISTQB training materials licensed by many international organizations, and consultancy specializing in test automation.

Managing Successful Test Automation