SmartBear Announces Inaugural User Conference, SmartBear Connect 2017 – September 12-13 – Boston

Industry Leaders to Discuss Software Quality, Performance and the API economy
SOMERVILLE, Mass. — April 19, 2017 —

SmartBear Software, the leader in software quality tools for teams, today announced its first user conference, SmartBear Connect 2017, taking place on Tuesday, September 12 to Wednesday, September 13, 2017 in Boston.


The conference will bring together SmartBear’s open source communities, Swagger and SoapUI, with users of its commercial products including TestComplete, Ready API, CrossBrowserTesting and AlertSite. With the convergence of the company’s testing, development and technology communities, SmartBear Connect will cover best practices for ensuring quality at every stage of the software lifecycle.

In addition to best practices, the two-day conference will feature customer success stories and product roadmap sessions. Day one will consist of live, interactive product training classes and day two will highlight unique insights from SmartBear customers and industry experts on software testing, performance and the API economy.

“Our users are building quality applications at faster speeds than ever before and I’m excited for them to meet and collaborate at SmartBear Connect.” said Justin Teague, CEO of SmartBear.

The call for speakers is now open through May 23rd, SmartBear encourages customers to submit abstracts and share their story. In addition, registration is also open with a special early-bird rate.

SmartBear Connect 2017 Details

Date: September 12-13, 2017

Location: Boston Marriott Newton

Speaker Submission:


About SmartBear Software

SmartBear is behind the software that empowers developers, testers, and operations engineers at over 20,000 of the world’s most innovative organizations including Adobe, JetBlue, MasterCard, and Microsoft. More than 6 million people use our tools to build, test, and monitor great software, faster. Our high-impact tools are easy to try, easy to buy, and easy to use. These tools are backed by a team of people passionate about helping you create software that transforms our world. Those tools are SmartBear tools. That team is SmartBear. For more information, visit:, or follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, or Facebook.