Maximize your QUEST 2019 experience by starting the week with full day, in-depth, expert-led classes in a range of focus areas.
Build new skills in specific areas through in-depth lectures and exercises that enhance the learning experience.
Gain insight into effective strategies and industry trends impacting IT software quality from industry and corporate leaders.
Learn best practices and new innovative approaches from the deep knowledge and diverse experience of IT quality and testing experts.
Learn about specific software quality and testing tools and services in the marketplace through technical presentations, product demonstrations, hands-on usage, and exhibitor booths.
Prepare for professional certification by reviewing the Common Body of Knowledge for the quality and testing professions.
Meet individually with a conference speaker or the QAI Global Institute’s professional staff for advice on your most pressing issues.
Compare your quality and testing practices against those of other companies and organizations as presented by peer managers and practitioners.
Listen to industry thought leaders discuss specific industry topics allowing you to ask questions, meet them personally, and Assess your organizations maturity in select industry practices.
Assess your knowledge and skills by taking a certification practice examination.
Develop strategies and solutions to common challenges facing quality and test managers through shared knowledge and lessons learned in an exclusive, interactive workshop for managers.
Gain insight through lecture and hands-on experience through exercises with proven practices for improving software quality and testing through processes, people, tools, and organizational change.
Discuss and share experiences in specialized topics with fellow conference attendees in an informal setting
Reserved for the attendees of the Manager’s Solutions Workshop, this dinner event provides an opportunity to continue discussions from the workshop and connect with your peers, the QAI faculty, and thought leaders in a more informal setting. The evening outing is an ideal forum for networking as well as sharing and exchanging ideas and experiences.
This reception welcomes all QUEST attendees and provides an opportunity to meet fellow conference attendees in an informal setting with appetizers, drinks, and raffles. Information will be provided to help out-of-town guests become familiar with the greater Chicago area.
Join your professional peers, industry experts, and the QUEST Conference Team for an unforgettable evening in Chicago. Enjoy appetizers, drinks, dinner and entertainment for a fun evening experiencing one of the most exciting cities in the country.
The closing event of the Exhibitors EXPO is a reception open to all conference attendees. This is a great opportunity to meet with the exhibitors in a social setting and to connect with fellow conference attendees. A great evening of food, drink, raffle prizes and fun!
The QUEST Mobile App, along with providing all the information you need to navigate the conference, also provides a great way to connect with other conference attendees and easily share your contact information. Be sure to play the connection games to meet people and win prizes.
The QUEST Conference hotel is conveniently located in the Rosemont district of Chicagoland just a few minutes by shuttle from O’Hare International Airport. With easy access to blue line of Chicago’s great metro rail, it is an easy ride into downtown for sightseeing and enjoying the beauty of the city.