NASSCOM Quality Summit 2007 was one of India’s premier quality events. The three-day Quality Summit was held at Taj West End, Bangalore on 5th September 2007 at Hotel Leela Palace Kempinsky, Bangalore on 6 & 7 September 2007. This three day long congregation of Quality Gurus witnessed 50 plus luminaries from the industry.
Indian ITS / ITeS-BPO companies have long since realized the relevance of delivering quality as a powerful differentiator and that an organization’s pursuits of quality must reach farther than the goal of zero defects – it has enabled the Indian ITS /ITeS-BPO industry to set itself apart from its global competitors. As the face of global business is changing, Indian ITS / ITeS-BPO companies have adopted new ways to remain competitive and profitable. Faced with a wide array of practices and philosophies being advocated, Indian IT industry needs to be careful while evaluating the practices and philosophies that would facilitate their pursuit towards business excellence. NASSCOM Quality Summit 2007 looked at these issues and much more. There were quite a few sponsors for this mega Quality event. To name a few of them: Accenture, QA InfoTech Software Services Private Limited, AppLabs and HCL. Some of the major events were – Key Notes, Panel Discussions and Case Studies.
Mukesh Sharma, Founder & CEO, QA InfoTech Software Services Private Limited made a presentation on the topic “Quality of Quality- Are we diluting it?” on the first day of the event. His company has been participating each year since the company’s inception. QA InfoTech was also one of the key sponsors of this event. Other topics of presentation included Independent Verification & Validation, Leveraging Technology for better Process Management, Benchmarking-The way forward and so on.
Overall, like always the Summit came about as the most successful international Quality Summit in India. The emphasis was on finding innovative ways to improve quality while, at the same time, keeping costs in check. It was a great opportunity for software managers, executives, industry leaders and experts to share ideas and gain new perspectives on today’s software testing issues. The summit served as the perfect platform to meet and network with peers, join in a “think tank” discussion on test leadership issues and interact in panel discussions where senior test experts weigh in on today’s biggest challenges.