Prestige Institute of Management, Gwalior organized the Seventh National Level Software Testing Workshop & Contest, a three day event during September 26-28, 2015.
The Event started on 26th September, 2015, with the inauguration by Chief Guest Prof. R. K. Gupta, Head, Computer Science and Engineering Department, MITS, Gwalior; Guest of Honor, Prof. Sanjay Gupta, Professor in Computer Science Department, Jiwaji University, Gwalior and Special Guest Ms. Pooja Lakhani, Technical Leader, Testing at Aricent Group, Gurgaon and Resource Person for the Two-Day Software Testing Workshop. The Event was Coordinated under the supervision of Prof. Pinky Sodhi. On 26th September, sessions were conducted on introduction to software testing, SDLC, STLC, V- Model, Waterfall Model, Verification and Validations, various Black Box Testing Techniques like Boundary Value Analysis, Equivalence Class Partitioning and how to write Test Cases for these techniques. In these sessions various problems were given to the participants for writing test cases.
Second day i.e., 27th September was dedicated to some more techniques of Black Box Testing and an automated tool “AllPairs” was demonstrated to the participants and the participants also got Hands-On Experience of using this tool. In this session various White Box Testing Techniques were also discussed. Participants got a chance to know about Analytical Testing tool for Website Usage Analytics and Mobile Traffic Analytics. Also they were grilled by giving various software requirements and were asked to write test cases for the same.
On the third day of the event a Software Testing Contest was held so that the participants could display the skills learnt during two days workshop. There were 3 rounds in the contest. Round I was qualifying round, followed by round II, which was elimination round and last round was the final round.
Prof. R.S. Jadon, Head, MCA Department, MITS, Gwalior and Dr. Mahua Bhattacharya, Associate Professor, ABV-IIITM, Gwalior were Judges for the contest. A Total of 70 students participated in the contest. The contest concluded with a valedictory session and Prize Distribution ceremony.
First prize of Rs. 5000/- was won by Ms. Gauri Chaturvedi (BCA V, PIMG). Second prize of Rs. 3000/- was won by Ms. Juhi Kumari (BCA III, PIMG). Third prize of Rs. 2000/- was won by Ms. Ranjuma Shubhangi (BCA V, PIMG).