SmartBear Connect 2023 Series Kicks Off with Virtual Event Focused on Developers’ Most Pressing Challenges

Free event on Wednesday, June 7, 2023, supports software development practitioners and leaders to make each release better than the last
SOMERVILLE, Mass. — May 31, 2023 —

SmartBear, a leading provider of software development and visibility tools, kicks off SmartBear Connect 2023 with a virtual session on Wednesday, June 7, 2023. Designed for development teams and technology leaders worldwide, SmartBear Connect is an opportunity to join other software, technology, and development practitioners and leaders focused on tackling their most pressing issues. This year, SmartBear is also planning regional in-person user conference events in Boston, London, and Melbourne. 

WHAT: SmartBear Connect 2023 – Virtual  

WHEN: Live virtual event on Wednesday, June 7, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. EDT Rebroadcast with Live Q&A on Thursday, June 8, 2023 at 1 p.m. AEST / 10 a.m.SGT / 8:30 a.m. IST 


“The code that developers write, test, and deploy makes people’s lives easier, though with changing requirements, missing context, and increased complexity, their job is anything but easy,” said Cynthia Gumbert, CMO at SmartBear. “At SmartBear Connect, SmartBear experts and peers are excited to share trends, best practices, and solutions that developers can put into practice right away. The agenda includes comprehensive product and industry insights designed to prepare businesses for the future.” 

Noel Wurst, Director of Storytelling, is delivering the keynote address, “The Confidence Behind Your Code.” Dan Faulkner, Chief Product Officer, is sharing the latest SmartBear product roadmap in his presentation, “Making Each Release Better Than the Last.” 

Other presentations by SmartBear speakers include:

  1. “Production Visibility,” by Anthony Bryce, VP Product Management, to leverage user experience insights to improve in-app performance 
  2. “Event-Driven APIs and AsyncAPI,” by Sean Butler, VP API Lifecycle Product Management, to empower developers with scalable integration solutions 
  3. “From Creation to Management,” by Rob McNeil, Senior Product Marketing Manager, tackling the layers of UI tests 
  4. “Celebrating & Recognizing Our 32K Customers,” by Cynthia Gumbert, CMO 

The event includes a session presented by a SmartBear customer on how they are solving modern challenges, live product demos, and the opportunity for conversation in an open breakout room.  

To register for the free event, go to: 

About SmartBear

SmartBear is pioneering innovation in software development, embracing AI’s transformative potential. The company’s AI-powered intuitive solution hubs, featuring HaloAI, give software development teams around the world visibility into end-to-end quality. SmartBear is trusted by over 16 million developers, testers, and software engineers at 32,000+ organizations – including innovators like Adobe, JetBlue, FedEx, and Microsoft. With an active peer-to-peer community, SmartBear meets customers where they are to help make our technology-driven world a better place. The company is committed to ethical corporate practices, including responsible AI that integrates accountability and transparency across its technology stack, and to social responsibility, promoting good in all the communities it serves. Learn more at, or follow on LinkedIn, X, or Facebook.