Why I Don’t Like Pies! (How to improve your test reports)

Joel Oliveira

13 juin 2023

Beffroi de Montrouge
Auditorium Moebius


Why I Don’t Like Pies! (How to improve your test reports)
Are you sending out test reports that no one reads?
Are you sending them without any added value just because someone told you that you need to?
Do you believe that if you had better tools and more time, you would be able to provide more valuable reports?
Are you still using pie charts?

If you want to know why I don't like pies or how to improve your test reports, join my talk!


Joel Oliveira - Celfocus

"There is more than one way to do it, but do it right the first time!" - Joel Oliveira
Joel Oliveira's career has been a thrilling journey through the exciting world of software development. With over two decades of experience, he has tackled a variety of roles, including developer, tester, technical and project manager, quality and engineering manager, and everything in between. Throughout his career, Joel has led teams of engineers in a diverse range of industries, from telecommunications and government to finance, defense, and aerospace.

Driven by his dedication to improving the recognition and proficiency of the testing community, Joel founded the first online testing community in Portugal in 2009 and went on to establish the PSTQB – Portuguese Software Testing and Qualifications Board the following year. His expertise in the field has earned him a place in the ISTQB working groups since 2011.

As a mentor, Joel finds joy in sharing his experiences and knowledge with others. You can often find him giving talks and workshops on a variety of topics, including software testing (manual, exploratory, automation, mobile, performance, security), engineering processes (waterfall, agile, continuous improvement, and CMMI), and career management (for testers and beyond).