4th Annual Innovation Division and San Diego Section Conference
Innovation and Quality: an ASQ Value
October 14-15, 2016
6633 Sequence Dr.
San Diego, CA 92029
Friday, October 14, 2016
- 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?
Call for speakers is open until June 18, 2016
Please consider submitting a proposal to present your expertise and knowledge in one of the conference focus areas.
Interested in sponsoring? Please contact us for sponsorship opportunities.
For more information, contact:
Innovation Division Vice Chair
San Diego Section 0703