about-testfest

About Test Fest

Test Fest 2017: The 20th annual VZW Test Fest will be on August 2 - 3, 2017 at Bridgewater Manor, 1251 Route 202/206, Bridgewater, NJ 08807.

Theme:  Delivering the Promise

What is Test Fest?

Verizon Wireless Test Fest is an annual event hosted by the Verizon Wireless Network Device Evaluation and Performance team. It is a platform to deliver a consistent message to our ecosystem partners to outline our priorities, challenges and share ideas to solve them.

Highlights of the conference:

  • Keynote addresses by Verizon executives
  • Presentations from industry leaders
  • Testing community exhibits
  • Discussion forums

It is a two day conference attended by device manufacturers, test equipment suppliers, 3rd party test labs, industry speakers and Verizon employees. Topics include new and upcoming trends of the business and the lab certification process. In addition, approximately thirty companies will be demonstrating their test equipments at exhibit tables.

The goal of the conference is:

  • Share our network vision and initiatives
  • To support the launch and maintenance of the new devices and products.
  • To discuss ways to focus on the customer expectations and experiences by measuring and understanding both past and present data.
  • To ensure all our vendor partners understand the Network Device Evaluation and Performance Teams expectations and future testing needs
  • Update our vendors on Device Certification Process changes
  • To gather feedback from all of our vendors so that:
    • We may find ways to work better together
    • Improve device quality and test coverage
    • Improve time to market