2019 ASQRS Quality Conference Call for Papers

2019 ASQRS Quality Conference Call for Papers

For the September 25th, 2019 Conference

The American Society for Quality, Rochester Section (ASQRS) is seeking speakers for the upcoming quality conference "Hands-On Quality: Achieving Successful Outcomes". The theme explores quality-related techniques and applications that organizations have used to improve business performance.

Topics of interest include:

  • Performing effective Internal Audits / catch people doing the right things.
    • Using internal audit results to improve business performance.
  • Case studies demonstrating quality tool applications that achieved success (PPAP, FAIR, DOE, etc.).
    • Identified the REAL root cause (and eliminated it) / 8D Process
    • Measured the effectiveness of your quality system in your bottom line / Cost of Quality
    • Audited suppliers efficiently for focused requirements, achieved mutually beneficial results.
    • Improved the Material Review Board (MRB) process.
    • Managed Information overload – How the noise was reduced to see the signal better.
    • Assessed “risk” in ISO (x) and leveraged risk mitigation for process improvement
  • Starting a New Business – Establishing a Quality culture, and a Quality System
  • Finding, developing and retaining valuable employees in a competitive market.

Submission Guidelines:

  • Abstract submission deadline is Fri June 14th, 2019
  • Abstract should be 250 words or less for a 45 minute interactive presentation. Briefly describe:
    • Focus of topic and relevancy to Conference theme.
    • What the relevant “take-away” will be from your presentation for the quality leader and for the quality “in the trenches” practitioner
  • Submit abstract electronically to Linda Stundtner, Conference Chair at lmstundtner@rochester.rr.com.
  • Notification of acceptance July 1st, 2019
  • Deadline for submitting presentation August 23rd, 2019

Conference Details:

Wednesday, September 25th 2019
RIT Inn & Conference Center
5257 West Henrietta Road
Henrietta, NY 14467
Linda Stundtner
Conference Chair

The Rochester Section is the oldest section of the national American Society for Quality and has been offering annual conferences for over 40 years. ASQRS offers professional development opportunities, networking and community initiatives.

Click here to learn more information about Hands-On Quality: Achieving Successful Outcomes.

 Subscribe for Newsletter:

Enter your email address and register to receive ASQ newsletter.