About #Seleniumsummit18

Selenium Automation Summit, #Seleniumsummit18 is one-day conference brought to you by Agile Testing Alliance. The main objectives of the summit are
  • To help testing community come together, get them to share ideas and collaborate on the latest in the Selenium world
  • To help local talent get an opportunity to showcase themselves
  • To bring affordable world class conference to cities like Pune
  • To help manual testing professionals learn Selenium and get into Test Automation

#Seleniumsummit18 Schedule

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Peter Merel

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Introduction by Peter Merel, CTO XSCALE ALLIANCE

Surendran Ethiraj

9:30 AM - 10:15 AM

Keynote 1 - Validate Accessibility Checks through Selenium Scripts - Surendran Ethiraj, Senior Project Lead - SDET and Innovation Lead, Xpanxion

Ashish Mishra

10:20 AM - 11:05 AM

Keynote 2 - Selenium Test Automation Frameworks Suck - The Pirates to Help ! - Ashish Mishra, Agile Testing Alliance, DevOps++ Alliance

11:05 AM - 11:25 AM Tea and Coffee Break

Interactive Sessions

Nabin Ghosh
Aliasgar Chaiwala

11:30AM - 12:10PM

Test Automation in CI/CD by Nabin Ghosh & Aliasgar Chaiwala
from Capita India Pvt. Ltd

Sujeet Velapure
Mahesh Raut

12:15PM - 12:55PM

RedwoodHQ-Increased Selenium productivity. Achieved! by Sujeet Velapure & Mahesh Raut
from BMC Software

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Lunch Break

Kushan Amarasiri

2:00PM - 2:40PM

Eureka.. Integration Selenide in Behavior Driven Development by Kushan Shalindra Amarasiri
from Codehouse

Naveen Saxena
Anant Garg

2:45PM - 3:25PM

Robotic Process Codeless Automation by Naveen Saxena & Anant Garg
from Infosys Ltd

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM Tea and Coffee Break

Ashwani Kumar
Sherlin Mathew

4:00PM - 4:40PM

Selenium + + : Fill Two Needs With One Deed by Ashwani Kumar & Sherlin Mathew
from Cognizant Technology Solutions

Samar Gajbhiye
Supriya Hande

4:45PM - 5:25PM

Internet of Things (IoT) Test Automation using Selenium and Appium by Samar Gajbhiye & Supriya Hande
from LTI

Lab/Workshops bring your own devices

Appaji Kumbhar

11:30AM - 1:00PM

Lab 1 : Selenium with Robo-Framework by Appaji Kumbhar
from Capgemini

Robot Framework is a Keyword Driven automation framework using Python as it's backend. Robot Framework is tool agnostic and support open source tools in market e.g. Selenium, AutoIT, Appium, SSH, Swing, HTTP and moreā€¦

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Lunch Break

Pallavi Sharma

2:00PM - 3:30PM

Lab 3 : Selenium with SpecFlow using C# by Pallavi Sharma
from 5 Elements Learning

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM Tea and Coffee Break

Kushan Amarasiri

4:00PM - 5:30PM

Lab 5 : Creating Awesome Reporting for Selenium Test Automation Framework with ATU reporting by Kushan Amarasiri
from Codehouse

In this lab session we will be covering how ATU reporting can be integrated to your current Selenium test automation framework:
  • Importance of test automation reporting for your test automation frameworks
  • Looking at some of the test automation reporting solutions (ATU Reporting, Vigo Reporting, Allure Reporting and Extent Reporting)
  • What is good in ATU Reporting
  • Exercise on integrating ATU reporting to a test automation framework (Compressed sample will be provided before the lab session for the participants)
  • Q and A session

Lab/Workshops bring your own devices

Shivram Mani

11:30AM - 1:00PM

Lab 2 Leveraging Docker to ease the portability and scalability process of setting up Selenium GRID. by Shivram Mani
from QAAgility Technologies

In this 100% hands-on workshop, participants will be learn by doing the following:
  • Overview of Selenium GRID
  • Docker installation
  • How Docker works for Selenium
  • How to create a Docker image with the required libraries of Selenium Framework
  • Configure Selenium GRID in Docker using Docker Compose
  • Implement the Docker image in Target Machines

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Lunch Break

To be finalized

2:00PM - 3:30PM

To be finalized

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM Tea and Coffee Break

Deepshikha Singh

4:00PM - 5:30PM

Lab 6: Selenium and Nightwatch JS (Complete Installation, Execution and also integration with Jenkins by Deepshikha Singh
from Srijan

ThiAg :
  • What is Nightwatch JS
  • Why and when to use NightwatchJS
  • Installation of NightwatchJS
  • Taste of Selenium in NightwatchJS
  • Sample Test and its explanation
  • Execute the test
  • Reports
  • Integration with Jenkins (If time permits)
  • Questions & Doubts
  • Closure - Sharing the github link and slides for demo code and further reference
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM Panel Discussion (Reinvention in the changing world of Information Technology) - Live Panel Discussion with Industry Experts
6:15 PM - 6:45 PM Felicitation and Closing Ceremony


#SeleniumSummit18 is proud to present #AutomATAhon18

Glimpses of Bangalore/Pune and Mumbai #AutomATAhon18

Participants sharing their experience from Bangalore Meetup
Participants sharing their experience from Bangalore Meetup
Participants sharing their experience from Bangalore Meetup


  • It is an Individual or Pair event
  • Total Duration for the AutomATAhon 1 hour
  • Live Challenge(s) will be given to the participants during the meetup
  • Participants would have to use Selenium as an automation tool
  • Participants will have to carry their own laptops
  • Participants are free to use internet during the competition
  • Participants are suggested to carry their own internet dongles
  • One person can be part of only one team
  • Teams will not be allowed to talk to each other during the competition
  • Participants can also form a cross organization teams (which means that team members can be there from different organizations)
  • Submission would be in the form of code/files. The submission should be able to run on the Jury/Judges Machine
  • Evaluation will be based on following points (Evaluation criterion may get modified)
    • Robustness of automation
    • Time taken to execute the script (Speed of execution)
    • Completeness of all the challenges
    • Correctness of the challenges in hand
    • Maintainability
  • Since the event will be held live in three different cities their would be in total 9 winners
    • Winner, Runner Up and 2nd Runner up for each city
  • Results will be announced before 28th of Feb 2018


  • First Prize (total 3) one each for Bangalore, Mumbai and Pune
    • Free Passes to the team/individual participants to #SeleniumSummit18 (Regular ticket priced at 5900/- + taxes)
    • Free CP-SAT Certification examination voucher (Valid for 3 months) (Worth 100 USD / 6400 INR + Taxes)
    • Certificate of being a winner
    • Felicitation in the conference
  • Second Prize (total 3) for 1st Runner Up: one each for Bangalore, Mumbai and Pune
    • Free Passes to the team/individual participants to #SeleniumSummit18 (Regular ticket priced at 5900/- + taxes)
    • Certificate of being 1st Runner Up
    • Felicitation in the conference
  • Third Prize (total 3) for 2nd Runner Up: one each for Bangalore, Mumbai and Pune
    • Discounted Passes to the team/individual participants to #SeleniumSummit18 at only 1000/- INR
    • Certificate of being 2nd Runner Up
    • Felicitation in the conference

Mentorship Team

Aditya Garg

Ashish Mishra

Shivram Mani

Brijesh Deb

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