About the Award

India Testing Awards will recognise those organisations and practitioners that have stepped away from legacy tools and processes to create Testing programs that define the future of IT Software Development, services and support. Executives and teams leading IT and testing at these companies will be recognised amongst their peers at the India Testing Awards ceremony co-hosted with World Conference Next Gen Testing 2020 on Thursday, 15 October 2020

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Jury Members

Adam Leon Smith

 Dragonfly


Bernd Bornhausen

 Logibec


Paula Cope

 Deutsche Bank


Why enter India Next Gen Testing Awards?

Entering The India Testing Awards is an opportunity for the market as a whole to be acknowledged and recognised, as well as bringing high levels of exposure and acclamation for individuals, teams, and organisations. This is a unique platform that provides an opportunity to network, interact and gain knowledge.

A Leadership forum enabling complete reach and engagement to showcase some of the best capabilities from India’s top brass software testing fraternity.

Reasons to enter:

  • A win at The India Testing Awards gives a seal of approval to your activities and is a sign of quality and high standards within your business
  • Just being shortlisted can boost your brand awareness and promote your business.
  • The India Testing Awards recognises the hard work and achievements of your employees, helping to boost staff confidence.
  • Being shortlisted can impress your business partners, clients, investors and potential investors.
  • Winning awards boosts your hiring stature within the market, helping to attract the very best talent.

October 15, 2020

Virtual

2 Individual Categories

5 Corporate Categories

Individual Categories include :

1. Testing Lifetime Achievement of the Year 2020 (Honorary)
The veteran Testing Thought leader whose contribution to the industry is memorable. The jury, comprising of CIOs of end user companies and celebrated thought-leaders, shall choose the winner.

2. Testing Leader of the Year 2020
This will be awarded to the most outstanding Software Testing leader.

Jury will be looking for:

  • Excellent people management and communication skills
  • Evidence of achieving project aims and targets through effective leadership
  • Proof of commitment to the wider testing and QA community
  • Examples of procedures put in place to ensure high quality results
  • Evidence of a commitment to high quality and standards
  • Demonstration of self-evaluation, commitment to self-learning and improvement
  • Evangelise modern test practices, methods and find new ways of doing things – Ex: Usage of machine learning tools, analysis et al

Corporate Categories include :

1. Testing Project of the Year 2020
Awarded to the most outstanding testing project

Jury will be looking for:

  • Evidence of working closely with stakeholders to deliver the project on time and within budget
  • Demonstration of a successful software testing project utilising a best practice method/technique
  • Verification of project goals, importance, achievements and successful results
  • Evidence and evaluation of overcoming project challenges/obstacles
  • Detailed discussion around project methodology and justification of resource choices
  • Evidence of commitment to industry best practices and standards
  • Evidence of cost savings, revenue generation or any value generated to the customer (internal, external)

Finalists


Winner

Fidelity International

Runner-Up

Vodafone

Runner-Up

Testing Experts

2. Emerging Technology in Testing of the Year 2020
Awarded to the most outstanding Emerging Technology in Testing

Jury will be looking for:

  • Detailed discussion around project methodology and justification of Emerging technology choices and application
  • Cutting-edge and fit-for-purpose technology was correctly and effectively used.
  • Verification of project goals, importance, achievements and successful results
  • Evidence and evaluation of technology being used to overcome project challenges/obstacles
  • Evidence of commitment to industry best practices and standards
  • Evidence of adoption of technology and that resulted in significant business benefits (cost savings or revenue generation)

Finalists


Winner

Accenture & BT

Runner-Up

Vodafone

3. Testing Team of the Year 2020
Awarded to the most outstanding overall testing team of the year.

Judges will be looking for:

  • Evidence of a cohesive team identity and unity
  • Outstanding communication demonstrated within the software testing team and with other stakeholders
  • Evidence of achieving project aims and targets through effective team work
  • Commitment to the wider testing and QA community
  • Evidence of a strong team ethos
  • Proof of continued commitment to improving, up-skilling and self-development
  • Evidence of teams creating or contributing to open source, intellectual property like publications, or testing community contribution

Finalists


Winner

Accenture

4. Testing Tool/Product of the year 2020
Awarded to the most outstanding testing tool/product

Judges will be looking for:

  • Did the product provide cost saving or revenue generation to the organization?
  • Did it improve productivity of the testing teams?
  • Did the product provide any “wow” factor that impacted customer (internal/external) business?
  • How did the product perform in terms of product adoption, ease of use, implementation Is it referred/used in community and usage at various levels of eco system in the industry?

Finalists


Winner

Accenture & BT

5. Graduate Tester of the Year 2020
A recent graduate, who has completed university or an apprenticeship scheme in the last 2 years, who has shown outstanding commitment and development in the testing field.

Judges will be looking for:

  • Evidence of outstanding commitment and development in the testing field
  • Proof of excellent communication skills with all stakeholders
  • Efforts to keep up-to-date with trends, guidelines and best practices in the industry
  • Evidence of a dedication to self training and improvement
  • Demonstration of successful outcomes that meet the aims and targets set
  • Proof of engagement with the wider testing and QA community

Finalists


Winner

Vodafone

Submission Guidelines

Award submission guidelines:

1. More than one submissions per category are allowed.

2. There would be a nominal fee per category to ensure serious nominations (details given below)

3. All submitted proposals shall be referred to jury members who shall be selecting the best 5 proposals in each category.

4.Your project will be evaluated based on the information you provide. We hence request you to spend comprehensive time in filling out the details pertaining to your project.

5. Once the proposal qualifies for the final nominations, the same shall be informed to you.

6. Winner's name shall be declared on the Awards day.

7. Winner's trophy and certificate shall be couriered to their respective company address.

Submission Deadline:

Last Date of Submission is 5th October, 2020

For More Information :

Contact Debjoy by telephone at +91 95388 78795/99 or by email at debjoy@unicomseminars.org

Awards Price List


Application Type Description Standard Price
Single Application
One pass for the nominated individual by company

INR 8,000 + GST (≈ USD 109)
Two Applications
Two passes for the nominated individuals by company

INR 15,000 + GST (≈ USD 204)
Three Applications
Three passes for the nominated individuals by company

INR 20,000 + GST (≈ USD 272)
Four Applications
Four passes for the nominated individuals by company

INR 24,000 + GST (≈ USD 326)
Five Applications
Five passes for the nominated individuals by company

INR 27,000 + GST (≈ USD 367)


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Judges/Jury Members

Become a Judge - India Testing Awards 2020
Judging for India Testing Awards 2020 will take place in September to October. You will be asked for approximately 8 hours remote judging over a 2-3 weeks period and one full day and Virtual attendance will be required on the Awards function evening (Thursday, 15 October, 2020)

Please send an email with your bio and relevant work experience up to 500 words to contact@unicomlearning.com

Jury Members

Your submission should include: As an added benefit of being on the revered judging panel, you will be able to use the Awards logo and associate yourself to the program.



Past Participating Companies



accenture               barclays               maveric               Rapidvalue


redhat               syniverse               tech               ust global


appknox               IBM               unilever               Vodafone


IBS Software Services Private Limited               Eurofins Scientific India Pvt Ltd               Nexiilabs               Manhattan Associates


Option 3               Option 3               Option 3


Past Winners

1. Testing Lifetime Achievement of the Year


2015
honouring ISRO - Mars Orbiter Mission Team
ISRO - Mars Orbiter Mission Team

Honoured by UNICOM
               



2016 honouring Prof. S Sadagopan
Prof. S Sadagopan
Author, Academia Par Excellence and thought leader Director
IIIT - Bangalore


Honoured by UNICOM
               


2018
honouring Dr. Shankar Ramamoorthy
Dr. Shankar Ramamoorthy
Professor- Information Science Engineering
CMRIT


Honoured by UNICOM



2019
honouring Diwakar Menon
Diwakar Menon
Founder
LAST MILE CONSULTANTS


Honoured by UNICOM
               
2019
honouring SANTHOSH TUPPAD
SANTHOSH TUPPAD
Software Tester & Founder
Test Insane


Honoured by UNICOM


2. Testing Leader of the Year

2015

Testing Leader of the Year 2015
Renu Rajani
                2016

Testing Leader of the Year 2016
Sundar Ganesh
                2017

Testing Leader of the Year 2017
HARI BHASKAR SANKARANARAYANAN


2018

Testing Leader of the Year 2018
Sujata Dutta

3. Testing Startup of the Year

2015

Testing Startup of the Year 2015


Test Insane
      2017




Appknox

3. Testing Project of the Year

2015

Testing Project of the Year 2015
                2016

Testing Project of the Year 2016
                2017

Testing Project of the Year 2017


       Manhattan Associates

IBS Plc
               


Barclays



 

2018

Testing Project of the Year 2018
                2019




Vodafone
                       


Vodafone

TESTING PROJECT OF THE YEAR 2019 – FINALISTS


accenture
infosys


4. Testing Team of the Year

2015

Testing Team of the Year 2015
                2016

Testing Team of the Year 2016
                2017

Testing Team of the Year 2017


   

Tech Mahindra
               


Accenture & BT



IBS


2018

Testing Team of the Year 2018
                2019

Testing Team of the Year 2019
               



Accenture
                       


Accenture


TESTING TEAM OF THE YEAR 2019- FINALISTS




5. Emerging Technology in Testing of the Year

2015

Emerging Technology in Testing of the Year 2015
                2016

Emerging Technology in Testing of the Year 2016
                2017

Emerging Technology in Testing of the Year 2017



Tech Mahindra
               
Infotree Solutions
               
Tech Mahindra

2018

Emerging Technology in Testing of the Year 2018
                2019




Vodafone
               
Tech Mahindra

EMERGING TECHNOLOGY IN TESTING OF THE YEAR 2019- FINALISTS




6. Mobile Apps in Testing of the Year

2015

Mobile Apps in Testing of the Year 2015
                2016

Mobile Apps in Testing of the Year 2016



Manhattan Associates
               
Rapidvalue

7. Testing Tool/Product of the year

2017

Mobile Apps in Testing of the Year 2017
               




Rapidvalue
               
Manhattan Associates



2018

Mobile Apps in Testing of the Year 2018


LTI
      2019

Mobile Apps in Testing of the Year 2019


Accenture


TESTING TOOL/PRODUCT OF THE YEAR 2019- FINALISTS


FAQs

  • Entering India Testing Awards is an opportunity to be acknowledged and rewarded.
  • With such recognition comes confidence, fame for each individual, team, and organization.
  • Improve your company/individual profile
  • Acknowledgement and fame
  • Impress stakeholders
  • Networking
  • Just being shortlisted can boost your brand awareness and promote your business.
You have to register yourself for the selected category/categories (category details given in website) by paying a nominal fee. Once we receive your registration, we will send you the forms/s for the category/categories you have registered and provide you ample time to fill it and send us back.
The ‘filled-in’ forms can be submitted either in pdf or word format and if you want to insert images within template, please make sure you insert limited in order to keep your entry simple and compact. Your project will be evaluated based on the information you provide. We hence, request you to spend comprehensive time in filling out the details pertaining to your project.
I am afraid that would not be possible. No registration shall be entertained after the submission deadline.