Monthly Archives: May 2015

ASQ World Conference on Quality and Improvement: Day 3

As always, the third and final day of ASQ’s World Conference began with morning sessions and concluded with a closing keynote and the International Team Excellence Awards Process ceremony, where the winners were announced. Before the long-awaited announcement, jubilant teams … Continue reading

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What's the Future of Quality?

[This is a guest post by Laurel Nelson-Rowe, ASQ managing director.] ASQ’s 2015 Future of Quality report is, as ASQ CEO Bill Troy phrased it, a “bit of a departure” from past editions. ASQ first put the Future of Quality … Continue reading

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April Roundup: The Case For Conferences

When was the last time you traveled to a conference? Was the experience worth it? Conference attendance was the topic for discussion in April for ASQ’s Influential Voices blogging group. Somewhat surprisingly, perhaps, this topic elicited very passionate responses from … Continue reading

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ASQ World Conference on Quality and Improvement: Day 2

The second day of ASQ’s World Conference on Quality and Improvement started with a keynote by Margaret Haffernan, an author and entrepreneur, who spoke about confirmation bias. We are drawn to the ideas and people that are familiar to us … Continue reading

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ASQ World Conference on Quality and Improvement 2015: Day 1

Every ASQ World Conference gives guests a taste of the local flavor, and, so far, ASQ’s 2015 World Conference on Quality and Improvement in Nashville, Tennessee, has been no different. At the opening reception on Sunday, May 3, a Dolly … Continue reading

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