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Software Quality Assurance

Postgraduate course. Face-to-face.

Management & Faculty

3rd EDITION
UPC School

Academic management

  • Sancho Samsó, Maria Ribera
    Former dean of the Faculty of Computer Science and lecturer in the Department of Service and Information System Engineering at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC).

Academic coordination

  • Tort Pugibet, Albert
    An engineer holding a doctorate in Computer Science from the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC). Currently a specialist consultant in Software Control & Testing at Sogeti Spain. He is working on various quality assurance projects for clients in different sectors and leading innovation projects in this field. The winner of the Capgemini-Sogeti Testing Innovation Awards in 2015 and the author of various publications and articles. He has participated in research groups and was a lecturer in the Department of Service and Information System Engineering at the UPC.

Teaching staff

  • Álvarez Diz, Isaac
    A computer engineer with an extensive background as a Test Manager. Currently works in the Software Control & Testing Unit at Sogeti Spain. He specialises in the implementation and improvement of testing and quality assurance processes, tools and techniques. In addition, his professional experience at international companies such as HP, Norwegian Air Shuttle and Mango has made him an expert in adapting structured testing to modern software development methodologies. He discusses all these concepts in specialised journals.
  • Escudero Sabadell, Xavier
    Computer Engineer (UPC). Testing Advanced Manager Certificate by ISTQB. Expert in the implementation of methodologies and in governance of software quality, aspects developed in its current position in the CTTI (Centre for Telecommunications and Information Technologies of Generalitat de Catalunya).
  • Estañol Lamarca, Montserrat
    Investigadora en el Departamento de Ingeniería de Servicios y Sistemas de Información de la Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), donde obtuvo el doctorado en el año 2016. También da clases de ingeniería del software a los estudiantes de grado de esta misma universidad. Ha trabajado en el sector privado, como investigadora y como administradora de sistemas. Su investigación se centra en la modelización conceptual, modelado de procesos de negocio siguiendo una perspectiva artifact-centric y en razonamiento automático sobre esquemas conceptuales y modelos de proceso de negocio artifact-centric.
  • Gurt Davi, Marc
    Consultor en la unidad Digital Assurance & Testing de Sogeti España. Inicia su carrera profesional en el ámbito del desarrollo de aplicaciones, donde comenzó a utilizar las buenas prácticas del testing estructurado. Posteriormente se especializa en la rama más técnica del testing: pruebas de rendimiento, automatización de pruebas, análisis de código, etc.
  • Lomascolo Szittyay, Rodolfo
    Ingeniero Industrial por la ETSEIB. Fundador y CTO de Pervasive Technologies. Tiene más de 25 años de experiencia como emprendedor y en puestos directivos en España y en el extranjero, con un fuerte background técnico, siempre relacionado con la industria del software y una orientación hacia la innovación. En la actualidad dirige y participa en la elaboración de modelos predictivos en Pervasive Technologies para predicción de demanda, retención de clientes, control de fraude y en particular análisis de imágenes mediante redes neuronales (DeepLearning).
  • Malservisi, Giorgio
    He has a degree in electronics engineering from the Polytechnic University of Milan (2000) and postgraduate degree in Business Administration and Management with "great distinction" from the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (2012). He works as IT Service Delivery Manager at the company Sogeti Spain, in the Software Control & Testing department. He has worked in various sectors in the software and electronics industry as a specialist in managing the lifecycle of products.
  • Pradel Miquel, Jordi
    The holder of a degree in computer engineering from the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC). Ex-Associate lecturer in the Department of Service and Information System Engineering at the UPC. In 2005 he founded Agilogy, a company specialising in the agile development of custom-made software, where he helps combined teams from Agilogy and the client to successfully implement agile software development methodologies in technologically complex and rapidly changing environments, using functional programming and Scrum, Kanban and XP techniques, among others.
  • Sancho Samsó, Maria Ribera
    Former dean of the Faculty of Computer Science and lecturer in the Department of Service and Information System Engineering at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC).
  • Teniente López, Ernest
    Professor in the Department of Service and Information System Engineering at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC). He has been head of software engineering courses for more than fifteen years, as regards both the specification of requirements and software design. He has also participated in various agreements with companies on issues related to software engineering. He is the lead researcher of the Information Modelling and Processing research group at the UPC, and has published numerous research papers on subjects related to software and database engineering. He has been a visiting researcher at the Politecnico di Milano and at the Universita' dei Roma Tre, in Italy.
  • Tort Pugibet, Albert
    An engineer holding a doctorate in Computer Science from the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC). Currently a specialist consultant in Software Control & Testing at Sogeti Spain. He is working on various quality assurance projects for clients in different sectors and leading innovation projects in this field. The winner of the Capgemini-Sogeti Testing Innovation Awards in 2015 and the author of various publications and articles. He has participated in research groups and was a lecturer in the Department of Service and Information System Engineering at the UPC.
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Credits:
15 ECTS
(172 teaching hours)

Start date:
Classes start:06/11/2018 Classes end:29/04/2019Programme ends: 09/07/2019
Timetable:
Tuesday  18:00 to 22:00Thursday  18:00 to 22:00
Taught at:
Tech Talent Center
C/ de Badajoz, 73-77
Barcelona
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Registration fee:
3.700 €

Language of instruction:
Catalan / Spanish

Registration open until the beginning of the course or until end of vacancies.

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