Event description

Technology and Quality Assurance for Continuous App Delivery

The first ever QA Financial Forum Milan takes place on January 24th, 2018. 

We have an impressive lineup of speakers, featuring experts from leading Italian financial firms and regulatory bodies.

Reflecting our track record of producing the leading industry events on quality assurance for financial software in London, Singapore and New York, this promises to be the ideal opportunity for professionals to learn and network.

Please e-mail Kirstine Kennedy — [email protected] if you are interested in receiving advance delegate information and offers of special delegate rates.

To find out more about sponsorship/delegate opportunities please contact Lawrence Bell — [email protected]

To find out more about speaking opportunities please contact Olga Korzhova — [email protected]


Ferdinando Ametrano

  • Lecturer “Bitcoin & Blockchain Technology”

Alessandro Puleo

  • Head of Outsourcing Control & QA and Head of Security & Business Continuity

Gianluca D’Imperio

  • Regulatory Counsel, Group Compliance Advisory & Country Italy Management

Milo Gusmeroli

  • Vice President and Chief Information Officer

Michele Slocovich

  • Solution Design Director at CAST Italy, Director of Outreach Italy of CISQ, Computer Science Professor at Luigi Bocconi University, CAST ITALIA


Gold Sponsors:

Delphix's mission is to free companies from data friction and accelerate innovation. The Delphix Dynamic Data Platform allows data to be securely delivered to every stakeholder, across on-premise, cloud & hybrid environments, at the speed required to enable rapid development and delivery of applications and solutions. The Delphix Dynamic Data Platform provides a comprehensive approach to DataOps, enabling companies to easily deliver and secure data, wherever it exists. For more information visit www.delphix.com

Silver Sponsors:

CAST is the world leader in software analysis and measurement, with unique technology that introduces fact-based transparency into application development and sourcing, transforming it into a management discipline. CAST provides the most advanced tools in the world to capture and quantify the reliability, security, complexity and size of business applications. More than 250 companies across all industry sectors globally, one-third of them listed on the Global 2000, rely on CAST to prevent business disruption while reducing their hard IT costs and software risk. CAST is an integral part of software delivery and maintenance at the world's leading IT service providers. Founded in 1990, CAST serves IT-intensive enterprises worldwide with offices in North America, Europe and India. www.castsoftware.com

With its 107-year history, IBM is a leader in innovation at the service of enterprises and organizations all over the world.

The company enjoys a consolidated tradition of projects, initiatives and partnerships, taking on the concrete form of innovative solutions for the transformation of enterprises and institutions. Investments in Research and Development annually represent 6% of revenue and are realized through the activities of 12 global centers, with thousands of scientists and researchers. One of IBM’s software laboratories was set up in Rome in 1979 and is engaged in the development of solutions and products for strategic areas such as Cloud and Security.

Since 1993 IBM has constantly led the world patent ranking in the United States: in 25 years patents exceeded a figure of 100,000.

Bronze Sponsors:

FIS provides the technology solutions and services that empower the financial world. We help more than 20,000 clients in over 130 countries address their banking and payment challenges.

See us at the QA Forum to discover how our payment test solutions enable you to quickly and confidently confirm that your systems meet your requirements.



Founded thirty years ago in Milan, TXT e-solutions is an international software products and solutions vendor, specialized in the most dynamic and agile markets with the highest degree of innovation (Aerospace & Aviation, Automotive & Transportation, Banking & Finance). To answer to customer's needs, TXT has always invested in technology and in business processes innovation, making this a cornerstone on which to build its success.

TXT has a consolidated domain expertise in the Banking & Finance Market focused on SW Quality, garnered by serving IT Departments of major Italian Banks since 1994. TXT Quality Assurance Centre supports mid and large banks in defining test strategies and processes, in order to verify and validate the quality of the applications developed by third parties, and to provide an independent assessment to ensure that quality is “built into” the software. The competence to provide test services within projects developed with both waterfall and agile methods and to support the client in the transformation process to DevOps best practices completes the services offered by the TXT Quality Assurance Centre.