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Improving Quality and Reducing Risk with IV&V and QA

Published: April 30, 2015
Categories:
Technical Assistance
Topics:
Child Welfare, Child Welfare Information Systems

This webinar provided a baseline understanding of Independent Validation and Verification (IV&V) and Quality Assurance (QA) as methods for improving the quality of delivered systems and to identify and mitigate risks as early as possible. The webinar also:

  • Identified where and when IV&V and QA initiatives can bring the most value and benefit to your IT project
  • Discussed the alignment of IV&V and QA to Waterfall and non-Waterfall System development methodologies
  • Reviewed how to build state internal IV&V and QA capacity and establish governance structures and project oversight
  • Shared IV&V and QA lessons learned

This webinar was facilitated by Joyce Rose, consultant to ICF International. Guest speakers included Rebecca Stilling, Deputy Director, IT Project Oversight and Consulting, California Department of Technology; David Jennings, Director of Business Development, SLI Global Solutions; Robert Tafoya, Director of Operations, SLI Global Solutions; and Steve Esposito, Senior Vice President, Government Solutions, SLI Global Solutions.