Testing Talks Event

CME, Millennium House, Great Victoria Street, Belfast, BT2 7AQ

Ulster University - Belfast, United Kingdom

This event, held at CME on Nov 8th from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm, will have 4 talks to discuss testing in the tech sector.

Nov 8, 2022, 6:30 โ€“ 8:30 PM

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Career Development

About this event

๐Ÿš€ We are back! With a testing event filled with 4 talks.

Here are some topics and extracts from some of our speakers:

TBA - Peter Gaffney & Aiden Hughes
Extract: TBA

TBA - Eoghan McLaughlin & Seanin Breslin
Extract: "How they got interested in testing; what it is and why it's important; the rise of automated testing; the difference between functional and non-functional testing; the tech stack for testing; and what soft skills are required."

How to Test with Jest (and Cypress) - Gary Moore
Extract: A walk through the testing pyramid, with code examples guiding you through the practical use of Jest and Cypress to write automated tests for your JavaScript or TypeScript project. Learn how to write unit tests, integration, and end-to-end tests using Jest and Cypress. We also briefly look at alternative tools such as vitest, and playwright.

Life @ Alchemy - Andrea Cole & John Carson
Extract: TBA

Food and drinks will be provided.

CME generously sponsors this event.



Tuesday, November 8, 2022
6:30 PM โ€“ 8:30 PM UTC


  • Gary Moore


    Software Engineer

  • Peter Gaffney

    CME Group

    Software Engineer in Test

  • Aidan Hughes

    CME Group

    Software Engineer in Test

  • Eoghan McLaughlin


    Graduate Test Engineer

  • Seanin Breslin


    Graduate Test Engineer

  • Andrea Cole

    Alchemy Technology Services

    QA Analyst

  • John Carson

    Alchemy Technology Services

    Technical Analyst


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Ulster University Computing Society


  • Yuan Zhang

    GDSC Lead

  • Imogen Greene

    Event Coordinator

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