Mark Micallef is a Senior Lecturer within the Faculty of ICT at the University of Malta. He specialises in software testing and has provided consulting services to both local and international clients in the fintech, banking, gaming and media industries. His international clients have included BBC News, Macmillan Publishers, Betfair, Nativ TV, and Phorm Inc amongst others. Having read for a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Mark is now a resident academic at the University of Malta where his research activities seek to bridge the gap between academic research and application of that research in the industry. As a result, he has been invited to deliver talks at prestigious international industry conferences such as the Google Test Automation Conference, British Computer Society SIGIST Conference, Let’s Test, STANZ Conference, and Belgium Testing Days.