James travels all over the world, consulting and teaching, and his schedule stays booked most of the year. 

However, he does find time to enjoy his surroundings and the people who host him. This section will include travel photos and notes from people he spends time with, and their adventures together.


Dining with family of test manager, Meeta Prakash, in Bangalore, India (Nov 2012)

Teaching in India (Nov 2012)

A blog post by Sunil Kumar after meeting James in India, "Vivid Tester".

Dining with the family of expert test manager, Meeta Prakash, in Bangalore (at right, 26 Nov 2012)

London Tester Gathering (Nov 2012)

Can you test without testing? Watch this video from the London Tester Gathering at Skills Matter, where James gave an insightful talk about the essence of testing, includes the slideshow presentation.

RST in Helsinki (Oct 2012)

Three Days of Kobayashi Maru; A blog post by Aleksis Tulonen

Aleksis blogs about his experience in the RST class taught by James, although challenging, he was grateful for the journey. Read about what Aleksis learned about himself and his role as a Tester.


Rapid Software Testing at eBay-Switzerland (Sept 2012)

Ilari Henrik blogs about James' recent RST class at eBay International for the testing community. James is pictured here on a day trip to Jungfraujoch.





Preparing for RST Class in Dordrecht, Netherlands (April 2012)James Bach

At right, James having dinner with dutch Context-Driven testers Huib Schoots, Jean-Paul Varwijk, and Pascal Dufour, demonstrating "Gray Code" as a test design technique.

What they teach us in TMap and why it is wrong!
Blog post by Huib Schoots

Being Challenged by James M Bach
Blog post by Jean-Paul Verwijk


RST Class in Bucharest, Romania (March 2012)

James solving testing puzzles with RST students; Photo courtesy of Alex Rotaru



Swiss Testing Day in Zurich, Switzerland (March 2012)

James Bach

James Bach and how I enjoyed his visit to Switzerland

By Ilari Henrik Aegerter

At right, James checks out a Swiss Cheese shop in Engelberg, Switzerland with fellow Tester Ilari Henrik Aegerter. Courtesy of Ilari







Visit to Table Top Mountain, which overlooks the city of Cape Town, South Africa (Oct 2011)



Upcoming Events



October 09
STP Con, Boston, Massachusetts
Breakfast Meeting with Tyler Mesch

October 11
New York, New York
Meeting with Lou Rosario

October 12-13
New York City, New York
Corporate Training: Rapid Software Testing

October 12
New York, New York
Dinner Meeting with Ale Moreira and Test Team

October 13
New York, New York
NYC Testers MeetUP, Invited Speaker: "Is This Output Accurate?"

October 14
New York City, New York
Meeting with Keith Klain and Paul Holland

October 19-21
Newcastle, England
PUBLIC CLASS: Rapid Software Testing, organized by Software Testing Club

October 20
Newcastle, England
Dinner Meeting with Rosibel Ramirez and Associate

October 24
via Skype from Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Tester Coaching Session with Aleksandar Simic

October 25
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Dinner Meeting with Altom Associates

October 26-28
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
PUBLIC CLASS: Rapid Software Testing, organized by SC Altom Consulting SRL

October 30
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
PUBLIC CLASS: Rapid Softare Testing for Management, organized by SC Altom Consulting SRL

(click here to see the whole schedule...)