Jonathan Lipps - TF 2023

TestFlix 2023 - Jonathan Lipps

'TestFlix 2023' - Esteemed Speaker

Jonathan Lipps

Senior Director, Automation Technologies at HeadSpin

Atomic Talk Title: Exploring the Appium 2.0 Ecosystem

Intro to Appium 2
Exploring new drivers
Exploring new plugins

Talk Takeaways

  • Learn what Appium 2 is and how/why it’s different from Appium 1.
  • Get to know some of the powerful new tools at your disposal with Appium 2.
  • Learn how to update to Appium 2 from Appium 1.

Speaker Bio


Jonathan has been making things out of code as long as he can remember. Jonathan is the architect and project lead for Appium. He works for HeadSpin, the global app UX testing platform, as Director of Automation Technologies, ensuring a smooth automation experience across a variety of platforms. Previously, Jonathan was the Founding Principal of Cloud Grey, and the Director of Open Source at Sauce Labs. He has worked as a programmer in tech startups for 20 years, but is also passionate about many other topics. Jonathan has master’s degrees in philosophy and linguistics, from Stanford and Oxford respectively. He lives in Vancouver and enjoys writing music, penning essays on the philosophy of technology, and getting outside for a run or ride even if it’s raining.

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