C5:  Auditing Beyond Compliance - Janet Bautista-Smith- (All)

This presentation will show strategies and models in breaking free from the typical ‘police enforcer ogre’ image typically associated with auditing. Easy to implement basic Lean and Six Sigma methodologies will show the added value of identifying measurable continuous improvement opportunities during compliance audits without additional capital expense, additional resource or extensive costly training.

These lessons learned are from actual experiences consisting of more than 25 years of hands-on quality management-to-date in environments including manufacturing medical devices, military, aerospace, automotive as well as logistics experiences. Presenter’s experience includes initiation of systems from ground-zero to maintenance mode of standards such as: ISO, AS, TL, TS, CTPAT standards and FDA/GMP.