WHO WE ARE
The Software Testing and Certification Organisation of Nigeria (STACON) is a professional non-profit organization that is dedicated and strives to build a testing community that views the role of testing as skilled, relevant, and essential to the production of faster, better, and less expensive software products. STACON manages the professional Software Testing community for professionals, researchers, and enthusiasts in Nigeria. The Software Testing and Certification Organisation of Nigeria is dedicated to advancing the understanding of the science and practice of software testing according to Context-Driven principles.
The Role of STACON
• Encourage, facilitate, and coordinate partnerships between testing professionals and testing researchers.
• Support the teaching of software testing in tertiary institutions by facilitating programmes to develop skills capacity development and publishing resources that assist in classroom presentations and self-study.
• Support platforms that promote the collaboration of testers, employers, tertiary institutions and other relevant agencies to develop the software testing profession in Nigeria
• Organize and host a monthly and quarterly meet ups to enable testers to socially interact and discuss on current events as well as opportunities in testing
• Organize an annual STACON Conference to bring together developers, testers, enthusiasts and researchers in an exchange of testing practices, theories, and techniques.