Hans Buwalda is project director at CMG, a leading European information technology services group. He is responsible for new developments around the TestFrame approach for testing and test automation of which he is the main architect. The approach has been started by him in 1994. In 1996 he presented the main ideas for the first time to an international audience in a speech called “Testing with Action Words, abandoning record and playback”. Since then the method is being used in an increasing number of countries and Hans has become a frequent speaker at industry conferences, tutorials, and workshops.