Director of Test at Microsoft
The Ross Smith keynotes reflect his 20 years of experience with the computer and software industry. Currently working as the Director of Test at Microsoft, Smith originally joined the company in 1991 when he was hired on as a member of its Product Support team. Since then and now, he has also worked as a test lead, test manager and test architecture.
The Ross Smith keynotes discuss the speaker's interest in gamifying the work place. He is a strong believer in the power of gaming to utilize unique skill sets of employees and create a more efficient work output. Smith's work has been featured in many prominent magazines and books including The Economist and 'Changing the Game: How Video Games are Transforming the future of Business.'