Session
Schedule FOSDEM 2022
Testing and Automation

History of Testing

let's write it together
D.testing
Alexander Todorov
<p>As a side project the Kiwi TCMS team has started collecting facts about people who've made important contributions to the testing field. We're calling upon other testers for ideas and contributions.</p>

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