Rik Marselis

Rik receives the ISTQB® Software Testing Excellence Award in recognition that his great contribution to the field of testing and thanks to his involvement and skills in:

  • Increasing public awareness of the importance of software quality and testing
  • Advancing the publication of research findings in the field of software quality and testing
  • Pushing further education on the subject of software quality and testing
  • Supporting the creation of standards and norms in the area of software quality and testing

We are delighted to confirm that again in 2022, the ISTQB® will be presenting the International Software Testing Excellence Award to the person who has shown an outstanding contribution to the field of software quality. The 2022 Award will come with a very special winner’s bonus of 5.000 Euros reflecting the ISTQB® commitment and gratitude to those who have made a significant difference to the testing profession. Importantly, the winner must fulfil the eligibility criteria and will be an individual who is making an outstanding contribution to the wider testing community and beyond the boundaries of their own organization.

Anyone can make a nomination for the Award, which recognises innovation, research and the promotion of the software testing profession. Nominate your choice for the International Software Testing Excellence Award before the 16th of February 2022!

Please note: Nominations for the ISTQB® International Software Testing Excellence Award can be submitted by anyone (except Award Panel members). Nomination proposals need to be submitted through the Submission Form and need to give clear reasons for the nomination, as well as references that validate the nominee's achievements. Anonymous and self-nomination proposals will not be accepted.

Nominate your choice here https://awards.istqb.org/excellence-award/submission.html.

The ISTQB® are delighted to confirm Mr. Richard Bender as the winner of the 2019 International Software Testing Excellence Award.

Mr. Bender has over fifty years’ experience in software with a primary focus on quality assurance and testing. He is currently the President of Bender RBT Inc., a software quality company he founded in 1977 – www.BenderRBT.com. He has consulted internationally to large and small corporations, government agencies, and the military. His focus has been on business critical, mission critical, and safety critical systems.

Again in 2019, ISTQB® will be presenting the International Software Testing Excellence Award to the person who has shown an outstanding contribution to the field of software quality.

Anyone can make a nomination for the Award, which recognises innovation, research and the promotion of the software testing profession. Nominate your choice for the International Software Testing Excellence Award before the 9th of August!

Please note: Nominations for the ISTQB® International Software Testing Excellence Award can be submitted by anyone (except Award Panel members). Nomination proposals need to be submitted through the Submission Form and need to give clear reasons for the nomination, as well as references that validate the nominee's achievements. Anonymous and self-nomination proposals will not be accepted.

Nominate your choice here http://awards.istqb.org/submission.html.


 
 
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