BAQ Conference
”Transforming business with analysis”

We are waiting for you at the 9th BAQ Conference, which will take place in Lviv on 23rd-24th of March!
This is the first and only the conference in Ukraine, which is simultaneously devoted to the system and business analysis, manual and automated testing of software systems. 
This time we open another direction - the flow for DevOps.
Topic: development and maintenance of high-loaded systems: design, micro services, optimization,
database, storage, system administration, management, work with data.
We are looking forward to devOps engineer, system administrator, cloud architect,
security engineer, test engineer, software engineer.

March 23rd
is the BA Day and the slogans of this day are: 

“Innovation through Analysis”, “Development”, “Product Strategy”, “Architecture and Agility”.

March 24th
QA@DevOps Day

Business Analysts Day - March 23 - 2 streams
Quality Assurance + DevOps - March 24 - 3 streams



DevOps engineer BAs QAs CEOs System administrator Cloud architect Security engineer Product Manager/Owner, Project Manager

Business Owners

If you think: business analysis in your company is not effective enough and testing of software systems is not at the high level - you will be able to find a specific solution at this conference: a method, a tool, a real case from someone else's practiсe.

IT companies

All companies interested in the professional development of specialists and the transition of IT industry to an efficient - qualitatively new level. Practices of successful IT companies during the implementation of the complex and large-scale projects.

IT specialists

If you do not want to follow hype and you are interested in really valuable global trends, practical life hacks and tips – here we are! We will walk through the useful cases, analyze the cutting-edge technologies and discover their professional secrets.



Panel discussions


Useful acquaintances

New possibilities

Fun and Afterparty


To 31.01.2019

Вартість квитків на
  • 23.03 - BA Day - 2209 UAH
  • 24.03 - QA Day - 1490 UAH
  • 23.03 - 24.03 - BAQ - 2628 UAH

To 27.02.2019

Вартість квитків на
  • 23.03 - BA Day - 2486 UAH
  • 24.03 - QA Day - 1820 UAH
  • 23.03 - 24.03 - BAQ - 2831 UAH

To 22.03.2019

Вартість квитків на
  • 23.03 - BA Day - 2757 UAH
  • 24.03 - QA Day - 2150 UAH
  • 23.03 - 24.03 - BAQ - 3387 UAH

To 24.03.2019

Вартість квитків на
  • 23.03 - BA Day - 2900 UAH
  • 24.03 - QA Day - 2400 UAH
  • 23.03 - 24.03 - BAQ - 3453 UAH


**** NOTE: The program is under development, so time of the speeches may change.
If you want to become a speaker, please, fill out the form

Time BA (hall №1) BA Deep (hall №2)
09:00 - 09:30


Time BA (hall №1) BA Deep (hall №2) DevOps (hall №3)
09:00 - 09:30


Michael Bodnarchuk


Workshop "End 2 End Testing in JavaScript with CodeceptJS"

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Olena Kisylychka

Product Manager

Product Manager, who are you?

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Gennadii Kobzar

Business analyst / Product owner@Epam

Cognitive biases as an essential part of cognitive revolution

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Stanislav Kolenkin

Senior DevOps

K8S: network plugins - issues and performance comparison

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Ruslan Kusov

AWS domain technical lead Critical Services DevOps group, SoftServe

DevOps or not DevOps. Ukrainian edition

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Anna Lavrova

This is me at

Case Study: How to deliver early value, process schema, count metrics and move in interactions under scaled fix price.

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Roma Novikov

Director of Platform Engineering Company: Percona

Prometheus + Grafana based Monitoring

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Yevhen Rudiev

QA Automation Lead@GamePoint

Multiplayer game testing in actions

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Volodymyr Tsap

Linux Support and DevOps teams

CI/CD Infrastructure as a Code

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Олексій Барановський

Cybersecurity expert

The role and test cases in the OWASP SAMM model

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Олексій Бурдін

Senior test automation engineer

Workshop "Working with Fixture in Pytest"

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Сергій Зименко

Automation QA@Terrasoft

Testing tools load in the process of development

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Олександра Зубаль

Head of LITS QA School, freelancer

Test documentation revisited. Live test documentation in the world of test automation

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Svyatoslav Login

QA lead and Security

How to test Web application security

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Марія Попова

Lead Product Owner, Senior BA

A product in outsourcing is a new trend or an attempt to cross "bulldog with a rhino"

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Ігор Рехман

Senior Business Analyst@Ricker Lyman Robotic

Project discovery tips and recommendations

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Роман Сахаров

Senior Business Analysis Manager @EPAM, Co-founder, trainer, consultant @E5

ROADMAP - as a strategic product creation tool

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Антон Серпутько

Senior Performance Analyst@EPAM Systems

Start performance testing from scratch

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Віталій Стадник

Chief Business Analyst/ Global Implementation Manager@ISD

Healthcare Domain in IT: what an analyst needs to know

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Gennadii Kobzar recommends:

- "Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind" by Yuval Noah Harari
- "Thinking Fast and Slow" by Daniel Kahnem

Ruslan Kusov recommends:

- "The Phoenix Project. A Novel About IT, DevOps, and Helping Your Business Win." Gene Kim, Kevin Behr & George Spafford
- "Everything is Negotiable: 4th Edition" by Gavin Kennedy

Сергій Зименко recommends:

- "Software Testing. Basic Course." Svyatoslav Kulikov
- "Critical Testing Processes" by Rex Black
- "The art of testing programs" by Glenford Meyers

Vitaliy Stadnyk recommends:

- "Protecting America's Health: The FDA, Business, and One Hundred Years of Regulation 1st Edition" by Philip J. Hilts
- "Development of Software Requirements" by Carl Wiggers 

Michael Bodnarchuk recommends:

Refactoring UI - for those who want to make beautiful interfaces without a designer (does not apply to tests, but helps to make own projects)

Олександра Зубаль recommends:

- 21 lesson for the 21st century. Yuval Noah Harari
- David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants. Malcolm Gladwell
- Common sense in Ukrainian. Ivan Leshko.

Olena Kisylychka recommends:

- Design a Better Business: New Tools, Skills, and Mindset for Strategy and Innovation (by Justin Lokitz, Lisa Kay Solomon, and Patrick Van Der Pijl)
- Business Analysis and Leadership: Influencing change (by Penny Pullan and James Archer)
- Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products (by Nir Eyal)
- To Pixar and Beyond: My Unlikely Journey with Steve Jobs to Make Entertainment History (by Lawrence Levy)
- A Mind for Numbers: How to Excel at Math and Science (by Barbara Oakley)

Volodymyr Tsap recommends:

- Using Docker - Adrian Mouat
- Terraform up and running - Yevgeniy Brikman
- Jenkins tutorial

Ігор Рехман recommends:

- Jeffrey Ricker Big data pocket guide 
- Nicole Forsgren “Accelerate” 
- Daron Acemoglu, James A. Robinson “Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty”


Any conference is a dynamic work, a huge stream of information, new acquaintances (potential partners, investors, customers and just friends).
To gain even more knowledge and have a really good rest, you need to attend our After party. 

Here you will find all the speakers, so you can discuss interesting topics, but now in cozy atmosphere. You are welcome to drink and treat yourself. 
You will find more details in further updates.

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Our main focus is an interesting and productive networking. We organize conferences, trainings, workshops, seminars and exhibitions. Successfully organized projects: BAQ Conference, PM Weekend Conference, soldREsold Conference.


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Event location

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Sq. Prince Svyatoslav, 5