Program - International Conference on Quality Standards - ASQ

Program

Registration:

Sunday, November 13: 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Grand Foyer
Monday, November 14: 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Grand Foyer
Tuesday, November 15: 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Grand Foyer

Monday, November 14, 2016

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. | Continental Breakfast

8:15 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. | Opening General Session and Keynote Address

Dr. Nigel Croft

Dr. Nigel Croft
Chairman of ISO/TC 176/SC2 (Quality Systems)

9:15 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. | Networking Break With Exhibitors

9:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. | Concurrent Sessions

M01: ISO 16355 Update: Details of Parts 2, 4, 5, and 8 for New Product Developers
Presenter: Glenn Mazur, QFD Institute

M03: Your Supplier's FMEAs Tell You More About Your Suppliers Than You Know
Presenter: Richard Harpster, Harpco Systems Inc.

M04: Leveraging Effective Integrated Management Standards for Business Excellence
Presenter: Aura M. Orogo, Computershare Communication Services

9:45 a.m. – Noon
Workshop

M02: Integration of Management Systems: Integrating ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015, and ISO 45001:2016
Presenter: Chad Kymal, Omnex Inc.

10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. | Travel Time

11:00 a.m. – Noon | Concurrent Sessions

M05: Thriving in a Water-Stressed World: How Quality and Water Stewardship Work Together
Presenter: Matt Howard, Alliance for Water Stewardship

M06: ISO 9001:2015: Implementing Risk-Based Thinking
Presenter: Denis Devos, Devos Associates Inc.

M07: A Business Excellence Model Using ISO 9001:2015
Presenter: Aly Basyouny, PGESCo

Product Demo: Transition Made Easy by sniX
Presenter: Cindy Soltis-Stroud, Cogent Global Performance Solutions, Inc.

Noon – 1:15 p.m. | Lunch

1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. | Concurrent Sessions

M08: Introducing the Hospital-Based Healthcare QMS
Presenter: Christine Bales, American Association for Blood Banks

M09: Integrating Laboratory Quality Management Systems in a Multi-Regulatory Environment
Presenters: Jonathan Spencer, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases and Adeeba Saboor, Booz Allen Hamilton

M11: Implementing ISO 9001:2015 to Enhance Organizational Excellence and Customer Satisfaction
Presenter: Nicholas Skovran, Quality Horizons LLC

1:15 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Workshop

 
M10: Taming the Beast Called Risk!

Presenter: Walt Murray, ARCexperts

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2:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. | Networking Break With Exhibitors

2:45 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. | Concurrent Sessions

M12: Forward-Looking Competencies: Hiring, Developing, and Retaining Top Talent
Presenters: Arne Buthmann and Anna Levesque, Valeocon Management Consulting

M13: Implementing an Integrated Business Management System to Achieve Higher Process Maturity
Presenters: Ron Lear and Kevin Schaaff, Booz Allen Hamilton

M14: ISO 9001:2015 Implementation Case Studies of Small- and Medium-Sized Organizations in the United Kingdom
Presenter: Adeyemi Shodipo, Charis Management Systems

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Networking Reception With Exhibitors


Tuesday, November 15, 2016

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. | Continental Breakfast

8:15 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. | Keynote Address

Dr. Nigel Croft

John J. Knappenberger
CEO
ANSI-ASQ National Accreditation Board (ANAB)

9:15 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. | Networking Break With Exhibitors

9:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.   | Concurrent Sessions

T01: How the Baldrige Excellence Framework Can Help With Preparing for ISO 9001:2015 Certification
Presenter: William (Bill) Craddock, Craddock & Associates, Inc.

T03: Managing Risk and Compliance in the Medical Device Industry

Presenter: Vaishali Hegde, Philips Respironics

T04: Integrated Quality Management for California’s High-Speed Rail
Presenters: Pat Lowry and Bart Ney, Alta Vista Solutions; and Mark Robinson, California High Speed Rail Authority

9:45 a.m. – Noon
Workshop

T02: Implementing Risk-Based Thinking Required for ISO 9001:2015 Compliance
Presenter: Richard Harpster, Harpco Systems Inc.

10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. | Travel Time

11:00 a.m. – Noon | Concurrent Sessions

T05: 7Epsilon for ISO 9001:2015
Presenter: Rajesh Ransing, Swansea University

T06: Risk-Based Corrective Actions New
Presenter: Denise Robitaille

T07: Medical Device Risk Management
Presenters: Adekunle Fagade, Proven Process Medical Devices and Patrick Igwenagu, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals

Noon – 1:15 p.m. | Lunch

1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. | Concurrent Sessions

T08: Risk-Based Thinking and CAPA: Rationalizing Traditional Corrective-Preventive Actions to Build a Powerful System for Continual Improvement
Presenter: Wali Alam, Quality Institute of America, Inc.

T09: 7 Powerful Lessons for Leadership in ISO 9001:2015
Presenter: Joseph Muratore, British Standards Institute

T10: Risk-Based Approach for Process Validation
Presenter: Eileen Serrano, Roche Operations Ltd.

T11: Supply Risk Analysis and Mitigation
Presenters: Lawrence Stehura and Barry Smith, The Lincoln Electric Company

2:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. | Refreshment Break

2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. | Panel Discussion

Risk Panel Discussion
Panel Host: Paul Palmes, Chairman, ISO TC 176, SC1
Panelists: Joseph Muratore, British Standards Institute; Denise Robitaille, Robitaille Associates; Eric Henning, Dekra Certification; and Dr. Nigel Croft, Chairman of ISO/TC 176/SC2 (Quality Systems)

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Closing Networking Reception


International Conference
on Quality Standards
November 14 – 15, 2016  |  Pittsburgh, PA
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