Hungarian Software Testing Forum5th annual international conference BudapestNovember 18-19, 2015

Call for Proposals

This year the two-day conference will consist of presentations from members of the software testing community, keynotes and workshops from invited speakers, as well as partner’s presentations.

Topics of interest include
(but are not limited to):

  • Business value experienced in testing like usability testing, mobile testing, cloud testing, big data, model based testing
  • Agile testing
  • Testing frameworks, methodologies and tools
  • Testing in different lifecycle models
  • Improving the test process
  • Managing the test project
  • Benefits and pitfalls of test automation
  • Benefits of static testing
  • Testing and software quality in general
  • Test design techniques
  • Outsourcing of test activities
  • Recent research achievements in software testing
  • The costs and benefits of testing
  • Prevention and early detection of software defects
  • Exploratory testing
  • Experiences of Test Driven Development (TDD), Acceptance Test Driven Development (ATDD) and Behavior Driven Development (BDD)
  • Non-functional testing (performance, stability, security, etc.)
  • Continuous integration and continuous delivery
  • Management and business aspects of testing

Important dates

Submission of title, authors and abstract:

September 6, 2015

Notification of acceptance:

October 5, 2015

Submission of final presentations:

November 1, 2015

Submission details

We are soliciting for proposals for 20 minute conference presentations by test practitioners (incl. questidons). Submissions should seek for extracting a message for a broader user community and should not focus on tooling or service details; tools and test services can be promoted in the vendor track organized for partners. If you would like to be a partner in organizing the conference please contact Ildikó Lippai ( A proposal for a conference presentation must follow the following template:

Download Call for Proposals Template

The independent program committee, composed mostly from industry stakeholders, will evaluate all proposals. Please submit your proposals in PDF format via

The program, including the presentation slides of accepted presentations will be made available electronically to participants on the conference web site.


Registration for the HUSTEF conference is free for presenters.

In partnership with:
Our partner conferences:

If you would like to be a partner in organizing the conference,
please read the details here