This webpage will serve as a home base for any information you may need for planning and preparation leading up to the conference including:
STP is trying something new this conference and instead of having our normal Speaker Orientation Call, we will be putting together an informational video for all of the speakers to watch. The video will contain all of the deadline dates and important details you need to know as a speaker before heading to Dallas.
As an STPCon Fall 2016 conference speaker you will receive a complimentary registration (non-transferable) for the Main Conference Package (September 21-22). This registration will be automatically processed for you and your conference badge/materials will be waiting for you at our onsite conference registration desk. Please note the registration does not include pre-conference workshops. You can attend a pre-conference workshop day for a discounted rate of $300 or $500 for both workshop days. If you are interested in attending a workshop, please email James Stinar.
Sheraton Dallas Hotel
400 North Olive Street
Dallas, TX 75201
866.716.8134 (Reservations) / 214.922.8000 (Hotel)
All conference activities will take place at the Sheraton Dallas Hotel, September 19-22, 2016. A special discounted rate of $209 per night has been reserved for conference participants.
RESERVE YOUR ROOM ONLINE or call 866.716.8134 and reference the Software Test Professionals Fall 2016 rate. Hotel rooms are expected to sell out – please reserve as soon as possible. The conference rate will be available until Monday, August 29th OR until rooms sell out. Don’t miss your opportunity to stay at the conference hotel!
See the table below for the speaker deadlines schedule. Your help in ensuring that the deadlines below are met is a key element to our mutual success.
|Hotel Reservation Form||July 1 @ 5PM ET|
|Audio Visual Request Form||August 19 @ 5PM ET|
|Presentation Materials Due||September 2 @ 5PM ET|
Session presentations are due by September 2nd @ 5PM ET. If you do not have your own PPT template, you are welcome to use the Conference PPT Template.
Submitting your slide deck:
Core conference session breakout rooms are set classroom style with a podium, riser and a 6 foot head table. These room set ups may not be altered in order to protect the consistency of the room set-ups.
Each core conference session breakout room will be set with the following AV package:
Why wait until the conference to network? Below you will find some opportunities to network with your fellow conference speakers and participants prior to the start of the conference. We will be tweeting about your session and we will feature your content on our Facebook page. In addition, we will include all social media contact information on your bio if you provide us with your details.