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4th Annual Innovation Division and San Diego Section Conference

Innovation and Quality: an ASQ Value
October 14-15, 2016
Hologic Inc.
6633 Sequence Dr.
San Diego, CA 92029

Friday, October 14, 2016

  • Workshops
  • Reception/Networking Event

 

Saturday, October 15, 2016

  • Multiple Tracks

 

Keynote: Pat LaLonde – Chair ASQ Board of Directors and CareFusion (San Diego)

Ms La Londe, ASQ Chair, will address the role of innovation in the future of Quality. She will explore how innovation can be incorporated into organizational management systems, as well as opportunities for expanding the role of Quality in areas outside traditional quality functions. Drawing on experiences from highly successful organizations, she will challenge conference goers to apply their skills and expertise to ensure successful innovation in their organizations.

 

Conference Track Focus Areas:


'Creating Value through Innovation and Quality'
How does the quality body of knowledge support or not support innovation? What are the key elements of value creation? How can we improve our abilities to create value for our customers and organizations?

'Discovering the Tools of Innovation'
What are the best tools for innovation? How can quality tools be used in the innovation environment? What new tools have been developed for use in innovative organizations?

'Leadership in Innovation and Quality'
What does it take to drive innovation and quality in today's workplace environments? How do leaders ensure an innovative culture that is sustainable? What have you done to further innovation in your quality world?

 


Conference Registration is now open!
For details, including early-bird discounts, please visit:
Conference Registration


Interested in sponsoring? Please contact us for sponsorship opportunities.
For more information, contact:

Jane Keathley,
Innovation Division Vice Chair
jkeathley@keathleyandcompany
or
Mark Claywell,
San Diego Section 0703
Conference Chair,
mclaywell.mc@gmail.com


 

 

 

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