Upcoming Events

Tasktop will be participating in several events over the coming weeks. Contact us to schedule a time to meet with a member of the team. Also see our list of upcoming webinars.



ALM Forum 2015, May 18-22, 2015 Seattle

Tasktop is attending the ALM Forum, where Dave West will moderate the ALM Analyst Panel and Mik Kersten will present: "ALM Integration Patterns: from build automation to continuous collaboration."


HP Discover US 2015, June 2-4, Las Vegas, NV

Tasktop will be exhibiting at HP Discover US 2015.


Spark Conference, June 6, 2015 Charlotte, NC

Gunnar will give a technical talk at the Spark Conference about a modular, scalable stack for web applications.


Agile Development Conference West, June 8-12, 2015 Las Vegas

co-located with Better Software Conference West & DevOps Conference West

Tasktop's Jeff Downs is presenting "SAFe Integration Patterns: Scaling with Continuous Collaboration."


EclipseCon France, June 24-25, 2015 Toulouse, France

Gunnar Wagenknecht presents "OSGi Bundle Recipes"


Models 2015, September 27 - October 2, 2015, Ottawa, ON

Gail Murphy, keynote speaker, will present "Software Supply Chains"


Full Stack Toronto, Nov 14-15, 2015, Toronto, Canada

Gunnar Wagenknecht is speaking. More details to come.




Past Events

Tasktop has participated in the following industry events:


Techorama 2015, May 12-13, 2015, Belgium

Dave West delivered a keynote session about “Making software delivery flow and learning from software innovators, as well as a general session titled "Why is Agile putting the Lifecycle into DevOps?


Keep Austin Agile 2015, May 8, Austin, TX

Tasktop exhibited at Keep Austin Agile.


Agile Vancouver's 2015 Quality in Agile Conference, April 20-21, Vancouver, BC

Tasktop's Andrew Eisenberg presented a tutorial titled: Agile UI Testing with Protractor.


5th Annual HP Software Government Summit 2015, April 7, Washington DC

Tasktop shared a booth with Carahsoft at this HP Summit and engaged with visitors on how Sync is used in the Public Sector.


DevOps Unleashed: FREE Symposium from IEEE Computer Society, March 25, 2015, Austin, TX

Dave West presented The Forgotten Side of DevOps – Techniques for Doing DevOps in Large Enterprises


Alamo Agilistas March 2015 Dinner Meeting, March 18, 2015, San Antonio, TX

Larry Maccherone presented "The Impact of Lean and Agile Practices Quantified"


EclipseCon 2015, March 9-12, 2015, San Francisco, CA

Tasktop attended the EclipseCon where Gunnar Wagenknecht presented "Tasty Recipes for OSGi Bundles"


Qcon London 2015, March 4-6, 2015, London

Tasktop Data Scientist, Larry Maccherone, gave a talk titled "Progress from "What?" and "So what?" to "NOW WHAT?"


Data Science for Agile Software Projects - Agile Metrics, Data Science and Forecasting, February 24, 2015, Atlanta, Georgia

Larry Maccherone presented "Seven Deadly Sins of Metrics"


IBM InterConnect, Feb 22-26, 2015, Las Vegas

Tasktop exhibited at the IBM InterConnect where Dave West and Nicole Bryan delivered breakout sessions on the DevOps and Continuous Engineering track.


UBC Technical Career Fair 2015, Jan 29, 2015, Vancouver

Tasktop exhibited at the career fair at the University of British Columbia.

Lean Startup

Lean Startup Conference, Dec 8-10, 2014, San Francisco, California

Neelan Choksi was onsite on Wednesday, December 10, as a mentor offering attendees feedback on their business ideas and startup challenges.

HP Discover

HP Discover Europe, Dec 2- 4th, 2014, Barcelona, Spain

Tasktop attended HP Discover 2014.

RallyOn, Nov 11-12, 2014, London, UK

Tasktop's Olli Lipsanen attended RallyOn in Europe.


CA World, November 9–12, 2014, Las Vegas

Tasktop was exhibiting at the CA World 2014 in Las Vegas, an event with more than 500 sessions covering CA Technologies solutions.


Connect(); Microsoft Visual Studio vNext & Azure, November 12, 2014, Las Vegas

Neelan and Wesley attended Connect().


ConnectFX, November 12, 2014, Vancouver

Mik was invited to present a demo, along with 8 established and emerging tech companies, to an audience of CIOs and tech buyers in a private setting. David Green and Jamie Wetzel also attended this event.


Continuous Lifecycle, November 10–12, 2014, Mannheim, Germany

Tasktop attended Continuous Lifecycle, an event dedicated to holistic concepts, processes and tools of Continuous Delivery, DevOps and Agile ALM. Benjamin Muskalla and Steffen Pingel will be presenting: Effective Configuration Management with Chef, Vagrant and Veewee.

NowForum, November 5, 2014, Washington, DC

Tasktop's John Kapral, Leah Black and Laura Horner attended ServiceNow NowForum.


Lean Kanban United Kingdom 2014, November 3-4, 2014, London, UK

Tasktop's Larry Maccherone presented: The Impact of Agile Quantified:2014.


DevOps Enterprise, October 21-23, 2014, San Francisco, California

Tasktop was a silver sponsor of DevOps Enterprise, the Agile, Continuous Delivery and DevOps transformation summit.


Southern Fried Agile, October 23, 2014, Charlotte, NC

Tasktop was a sponsor for this event and Tasktop's Dave West gave a keynote titled: Dealing with the Wizard of Oz and Larry Maccherone presented: The Impact of Agile Quantified.


NowForum, October 9, 2014, London, UK

Tasktop's Greg Southey attended ServiceNow NowForum. Contact us to learn more about this event.


3rd European Conference on Interoperability for Embedded Systems Development Environments, October 9th, 2014

Dave West was a keynote speaker presenting: "Why DevOps is not just a IT thing and why it matters for ALM-PLM Interoperability".


BMC Engage, October 13 - 16th, 2014, Orlando, Florida

Tasktop's Wesley Coelho attended BMC Engage.


NowForum, October 7, 2014, Frankfurt, Germany

Tasktop's Micheal Jahn and Martin Kasbauer attended ServiceNow NowForum.


DevOps Summit, September 18, 2014, Chicago, US

Tasktop's Jeff Downs presented: "The Forgotten Side of DevOps" during the DevOps Summit in Chicago.


Tricentis Accelerate, September 18, 2014, Vienna, Austria

Tasktop was a Gold sponsor and Mik Kersten presented "Integrate Agile, ALM and DevOps testing with Tosca Testsuite and Tasktop."


Atlassian Summit, September 9-11, 2014, San Jose, CA

Tasktop was a silver sponsor of this year's Atlassian summit in San Jose, California, the ultimate gathering of Atlassian customers.


CAST, August 11-13, 2014, New York

Tasktop attended CAST 2014 in New York, a conference for all things related to software testing.


Agile 2014, July 28-Aug 1, 2014, Orlando, FL

Tasktop was a silver sponsor of Agile 2014 in Orlando, Florida.


VSIP Summit 2014, July 29 – 30, 2014, Redmond, WA

Tasktop attended Microsoft VSIP Summit 2014 in Redmond.

HP Discover

HP Discover, June 10-12, 2014, Las Vegas, NV

Tasktop was a bronze sponsor of HP Discover 2014 where Dave West, Tasktop's CPO, was giving a Technical Breakout presentation with Fidelity.


RallyOn, June 9-11, 2014, Washington DC

Nicole Bryan, our Vice President of Product Management, presented a session on the ALM integration strategies needed to support SAFe.

IBM Innovate 2014

IBM Innovate 2014, June 1-5, 2014, Orlando, FL

Tasktop was one of the sponsors of IBM Innovate 2014 in Orlando, where Mik Kersten, Nicole Bryan, Dave West, and Jeff Downs presented eight sessions in total in the DevOps & Innovate streams, including a Lightning talk, and customer panel.

Techorama 2014, May 27-28, 2014, Belgium

Dave West is was presenting at Techorama 2014 in Belgium in the ALM Track.

  • Session 1: Lean ALM: making software delivery flow and learning from software innovators
  • Session 2: A View on Agile Adoption

TechEd North America, May 12 – 15, 2014, Houston, Texas

Tasktop attended TechEd North America, Microsoft's premier technology conference for IT Professionals and Enterprise Developers, as a Visual Studio Online (VSO) Launch Partner and Visual Studio Industry Partner.


Lean Kanban North America 2014, May 5-8, 2014, San Francisco, CA

Dave West, Tasktop's Chief Product Officer, was an invited speaker at the Lean Kanban North America 2014, the Modern Management Methods Conference, presenting: 'Modern Management Methods: Lean Kanban North America 2014'.

Impact 2014

IBM Software Impact 2014, April 27-May 1, 2014, Las Vegas, NV

Tasktop attended IBM Imact 2014 where Dave West presented 'Accelerate Mobile Application Development by Unifying Teams with a DevOps Approach' in the Mobile Enterprise track.


Knowledge14, April 27-May 1, 2014, San Francisco, CA

Tasktop was one of the sponsors of Knowledge14, a gathering of IT professionals using cloud services for enterprise IT service automation.

ALM forum

ALM Forum 2014, April 1-3, 2014, Seattle, WA

Tasktop was a platinum sponsor of the ALM Forum 2014, where Tasktop CEO, Mik Kersten, was the chairman of the Lifecycle Architecture & Integration track and was moderating an industry panel on lean ALM practices; Dave West, our Chief Product Officer, was moderating an ALM Analyst Panel and was also the closing plenary speaker; and, finally, Nicole Bryan, our Vice President of Product Management, was presenting a session on the ALM integration strategies needed to support SAFe.


EclipseCon, Mar 17-20, 2014, San Francisco, CA

Tasktop attended EclipseCon, where Andrew Eisenberg and Gunnar Wagenknecht presented Unshackling Mylyn from the Desktop and Modular Javascript.


TestKit: Testing & Test Automation Conference, Mar 3-5, 2014, Arlington, VA

Tasktop attended TestKit: Testing & Test Automation Conference, where Jeff Downs, Tasktop's Solutions Architect presented " Bringing together traditional QA and Agile development with Software Lifecycle Integration".

UBC Career Fair

UBC Technical Career Fair, Jan 30, 2014 Vancouver, BC

Tasktop exhibited at the Technical Career Fair at the University of British Columbia.

HP Discover

HP Discover Europe, December 10-12, 2013, Barcelona, Spain

Tasktop was a Bronze sponsor at HP Discover Europe where our CEO, Mik Kersten, gave a session on "Managing Software Supply Chains with HP ALM."

Lean Startup

Lean Startup Conference, December 9-11, 2013, San Francisco, CA

Tasktop attended the Lean Startup Conference, where Nicole Bryan, and Neelan Choksi presented "Can a Lean Startup And Grizzled Veterans Live Happily Together?".

IBM Tech summit

IBM Innovate, Nov 13-14, Cologne, Germany

Tasktop's Greg Southey and Michael Jahn attended the IBM Innovate event in Cologne, Germany.



Better Software Conference East/Agile Dev Conference East 2013, Nov 10-15, Boston, MA

Tasktop attended the Better Software Conference East/Agile Dev Conference East where Tasktop's Dave West, was at the IBM booth.


Continuous Lifecycle 2013

Continuous Lifecycle 2013, Nov 11-13, Karlsruhe, Germany

Tasktop's Benjamin Muskalla was a program committee member for the Continuous Lifecycle Conference in Germany, dedicated to Agile ALM, Continuous Delivery and DevOps. Benjamin also presented along with Tasktop's Steffen Pingel.

IBM Tech summit

IBM Innovate London 2013, Nov 7, London, UK

Tasktop was a gold sponsor of IBM Innovate London, and Dave West, Tasktop's Chief Product Officer gave a whiteboard talk.



EclipseCon Europe October 29-31, 2013, Ludwigsburg, Germany

Tasktop attended EclipseCon Europe where Mik Kersten, Benjamin Muskalla, Steffen Pingel, and Gunnar Wagenknecht presented:



Meet the Xconomists October 22, 5:30pm-7:30pm, 2013, Houston, Texas

Tasktop's Neelan Choksi attended "Meet the Xconomists" reception, a gathering of leaders in infotech, biotech, cleantech, and investment leaders who support us in our quest to chronicle high-tech innovation and entrepreneurship.

The BioScience Research Collaborative
10th floor, Conference Room 1003
Rice University, 6500 Main Street


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Microsoft Western Europe Partner Summit 2013, October 6-8, 2013, Amsterdam

Tasktop attended the Microsoft Western Europe Partner Summit where Dave West, Tasktop's CPO gave a keynote presentation.


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Pacific Northwest Software Quality Conference (PNSQC), October 15-16, 2013, Portland, OR

Tasktop attended Pacific Northwest Software Quality Conference (PNSQC) where Jamie Wetzel presented a poster paper "Why Software Lifecycle Integration?"


JavaOne logo

JavaOne 2013, Sept 22-26, 2013, San Francisco, CA

Tasktop attended JavaOne, the conference for all things Java.

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Serena xChange 2013, Sept 16-18, Miami Beach, FL

Tasktop sponsored and presented at the Serena xChange global user conference in Miami Beach. Dave West, Tasktop's CPO, also gave a talk titled "Connecting SBM with developers and third party tools using Tasktop"


RallyOn logo

RallyON Europe 2013, Sept 17, London, UK

Tasktop attended RallyON Europe 2013: Scaling an Agile Organization. We gave a lot of Tasktop Sync demos at the event. If you missed it, you can register for one of our upcoming demos.



Agile 2013, Aug 5-9, 2013, Nashville, TN

Tasktop was a Silver Sponsor at Agile 2013, where Mik Kersten, Tasktop's CEO presented: "As distributed as it gets: 10 Agile best practices from open source" and Dave West, Tasktop's CPO presented: "Agile ALM – A horror/feel good/fantasy story".

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VSIP Summit 2013, July 30-31, 2013, Redmond, WA

Tasktop attended Microsoft VSIP Summit 2013 in Redmond.


Eclipse DemoCamp 2013, June 25th, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Tasktop Technologies, the Eclipse Foundation, and Pivotal hosted: Eclipse DemoCamp at Tasktop HQ on West Georgia. The DemoCamp brings Eclipse enthusiasts, faculty and students who work with the Eclipse IDE. There was be a number of short presentations, as well as a chance to socialize over free drinks and snacks. See event photos and select videos. More info on the Eclipse DemoCamp wiki.

XSite 2013

XSite 2013, June 19, Boston, MA

Tasktop's President, Neelan Choksi was part of the panel at XSITE 2013: Boston's Tech Revival, the event focused on strategies, and insights of founders, investors, and executives building business that will define the next generation of Boston tech—and beyond. Contact us to learn more about this event.

HP Discover 2013

HP Discover 2013, June 11-13, Las Vegas

Tasktop attended HP Discover 2013 in Vegas. The event provoked discussion around the forces transforming our world and the technological innovations shaping the future. Contact us to learn more about this event.


RISE Week 2013, May 13-17, 2013 Austin, TX

Tasktop's Director of Product Management, Nicole Bryan, presented: 'Leaning In at Two Lean Startups: A Husband and Wife Tale of Surviving (Barely)!' at the Relationship & Information Series for Enterpreneurs week held in Austin, Texas. Contact us to learn more.

Innovate 2013

IBM Innovate 2013, June 2-6, Orlando, Florida

Tasktop attended Innovate 2013 where Dave West, Tasktop's CPO gave a presentation titled:'Why you need an ALM Data Model - Providing visibility and transparency to enable business agility '. Contact us to learn more.

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Better Software Conference WEST /Agile Dev Practices WEST 2013, June 2-7, 2013, Las Vegas

Mik Kersten presented a keynote titled: 'Lean Software Delivery: Synchronizing Cadence with Context' at the Better Software Conference WEST. Together with the Agile Development Conference West, these two events bring you the most up-to-date information, tools, and trends regarding agile, project management, people and teams, software testing and QA, software requirements, process improvement, metrics, design, and architecture. Contact us for more information.

ICSE 2013

ICSE 2013, May 18-26, 2013, San Francisco, CA

Tasktop was a Bronze Sponsor of the International Conference on Software Engineering, which provides a forum for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, experiences and concerns in the field of software engineering. Contact us to for more information about this event.


CA World, April 21-24, 2013, Las Vegas

Tasktop was exhibiting and speaking at the CA World 2013 in Las Vegas, an event with more than 500 sessions covering CA Technologies solutions.

EclipseCon 2013 Boston

EclipseCon 2013, March 25 - 28, 2013, Boston, MA

Tasktop attended the EclipseCon 2013 held in Boston. Here are the talks we gave:

Contact us to learn more about this event.

ALM connect

ALM Connect Executive Day, March 27, 2013, Boston, MA

Presented by the Eclipse Foundation during the EclipseCon, the ALM Connect Executive Day provided a rich set of ideas for executives and team managers to take back to their teams. For more information, read recent blog about the event by Dave West, Tasktop's CPO or see the Executive Day landing page.