1 Conference. The Road to Quality 2000. Parsippany, NJ. Call Holzman Consulting Services at (908) 852-3509.
1-2 Conference. Celebration of Excellence at Work. Albany, NY. Call The Empire State Advantage at (518) 482-1747.
1-3 Workshop. Response Surface Methods for Process Optimization. Minneapolis, MN. Call Stat-Ease at 800-801-7191 or fax (612) 378-2152.
2-3 Seminar. Developing Total Quality Suppliers. Toronto, ON. Call Concordia Executive Development Programs at (514) 848-3960 or fax (514) 848-4547.
2-4 Seminar. Work Improvement Through Redesign and Simplification. Atlanta, GA. Call the American Management Association at 800-714-6395 or e-mail email@example.com.
2-4 Short Course. Strategic Project Thinking: Designing Action Plans to Achieve Complex Objectives. Los Angeles, CA. Call the UCLA Extension at (310) 825-3344 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
3-4 Workshop. TQM Boot Camp. Dallas, TX. Call the Hogan Center for Performance Excellence at (972) 406-1976 or fax (972) 406-2922.
5-6 Symposium. Occupational Health and Safety Performance Management Systems. Toronto, ON. Call the American Industrial Hygiene Association at (703) 849-8888 or fax (703) 207-3561.
7-9 ASQ Education Course. Baldrige Award Self-Assessment Training for Service Organizations. New York, NY.
7-9 Short Course. Principles of Color Technology for Material Systems. Rochester, NY. Call Rochester Institute of Technology at (716) 475-7189 or e-mail CMD9553@rit.edu.
7-11 Short Course. Executive Program in Corporate Strategy. Chicago, IL. Call the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business at (312) 464-8732 or visit http://
7-11 Seminar. Building Continual Improvement for Service Industries and Administrative Areas. Knoxville, TN. Call SPC Press at (423) 584-5005 or fax (423) 588-9440.
8 Seminar. Auditing Computer System Providers. King of Prussia, PA. Call Validation Associates at (215) 504-9635 or fax (215) 504-9735.
8-9 ASQ Education Course. Scenario Planning. Milwaukee, WI.
8-9 ASQ Education Course. After the Audit: Benefiting from the Audit Process. Milwaukee, WI.
8-9 Short Course. Supplier Quality Management for Improved Performance. Dallas, TX. Call Excel Partnership at 800-374-3818.
8-9 Short Course. Introduction to Quality. Chicago, IL. Call Affiliated Educational Consultants at (773) 262-8140.
8-10 ASQ Education Course. Measuring and Managing Customer Satisfaction and Loyalty. Raleigh, NC.
11 Short Course. ISO 9000: Year 2000 Revisions. Cleveland, OH. Call B-K Education Services at (972) 660-4575 or fax (972) 641-1327.
13-16 Conference. ASTM Committee G-3 on Weathering and Durability. Orlando, FL. Call ASTM (610) 832-9729 or e-mail email@example.com.
14-15 Seminar. SPC for Short Production Runs. Milwaukee, WI. Call the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Center for Continuing Education at (414) 227-3125 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
14-15 Workshop. Measuring & Managing Service Quality. Singapore. Call Asia Added Advantage at 65-4794892 or e-mail email@example.com.
14-16 International Conference. Productivity & Quality Research. Vaasa, Finland. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
14-17 Seminar. Applied Maintainability, Availability, and Operational Readiness Engineering. Troy, MI. Call SAE Professional Development at (724) 772-7148.
14-17 Short Course. Fatigue Analysis. Champaign, IL. Call Somat at (248) 299-0610 or fax (248) 299-0614.
14-18 Short Course. Software Process Improvement Capability d'Etermination. Ottawa, ON. Sponsored by ASQ Ottawa Valley Section. Call Larry Jones at (613) 562-9797; or call Steve White at (613) 839-1836 or e-mail email@example.com.
14-18 Conference. Ninth International Joint Controls and Instrumentation Conference. St. Petersburg, FL. Call EPRI at (650) 855-2010.
15-16 ASQ Education Course. Measuring Quality Improvement in Health Care. Chicago, IL.
15-17 Conference. TQM and Human Factors. Linkoping, Sweden. Sponsors include the Division for Quality Technology and Management at Linkoping University, the European Organization for Quality, and the International Economic Association. Call 011-46-13-28-23-68 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
16-18 Workshop. Facilitator III: Breakthrough Results. Marietta, GA. Call the Center for Quality Excellence at Southern Polytechnic University at (770) 528-7424 or fax (770) 528-7454.
17-18 ASQ Education Course. Linking the Balanced Scorecard to Business. Milwaukee, WI.
21-22 ASQ Education Course. Improving Business Performance: ISO 9000 as a Means to Support Compliance in Health Care. Chicago, IL.
21-23 ASQ Education Course. Project Management. Minneapolis, MN.
21-25 ASQ Education Course. Introduc-tion to Quality Management. Houston, TX. Also on July 19-23 in Roanoke, VA.
21-25 ASQ Education Course. Plexus-ASQ Trainer/Coach Foundation Training. Detroit, MI.
22-23 Seminar. Monitoring and Quality Programs for Call Centers. Chicago, IL. Call the Call Center Advisory Council at 800-882-8684 or e-mail email@example.com.
24 Conference. 1999 Texas Quality Awards and Quest Conference. Richardson, TX. Call Quality Texas at (512) 477-8137 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
24-25 Seminar. Roundtables. White Plains, NY. Call the Work in America Institute at 800-787-0707.
24-27 Convention. CSI '99 43rd Annual Convention and Exhibit. Los Angeles, CA. Call the Construction Specifications Institute at (703) 684-0300 or fax (703) 684-0465.
27-30 Annual Meeting. Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering. Denver, CO. Call 800-858-2678 or (304) 296-8444 or e-mail email@example.com.
27-July 1 Meeting. ASTM Committee E-7 on Nondestructive Testing. Seattle, WA. Call the American Society for Testing Materials at (610) 832-9710 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
28-30 ASQ Education Course. Imple-menting and Auditing an ISO 9000 Quality System. Milwaukee, WI.
28-July 2 Short Course. Problem Solving for Teams. Clearwater, FL. Call Productivity Development Systems at (727) 443-0313 or fax (727) 441-2934.
29-30 ASQ Education Course. Customer-Supplier Partnerships. Milwaukee, WI.
29-30 Short Course. Implementing ISO 14001 Internal Environmental Auditing. Dayton, OH. Call Interstate Quality Consultants at 800-450-1387.
7-9 ASQ Education Course. Statistical Process Control. Denver, CO.
12-15 ASQ Education Course. Understanding QS-9000: Implementation and Auditing. Charlotte, NC.
12-16 ASQ Education Course. Introduction to Quality Engineering. Minneapolis, MN. Also on Aug. 16-20 in Roanoke, VA.
12-16 ASQ Education Course. Software Quality Engineering. Nashville, TN.
13-14 ASQ Education Course. Quality Audits for Improved Performance. Milwaukee, WI.
14-16 ASQ Education Course. Design of Experiments. Milwaukee, WI.
19-23 ASQ Education Course. ASQ-Plexus Trainer/Coach Foundation Training. Chicago, IL. Also on Aug. 9-13 in Pittsburgh, PA.
19-23 Workshop. Thermography Training-Predictive Maintenance, Level 1. Call Inframetrics at (978) 901-8405.
27-28 ASQ Education Course. Quality Cost Principles. Baltimore, MD.
28-30 ASQ Education Course. ISO 9000 Quality System Documentation. Nashville, TN.
29-30 ASQ Education Course. Quality Improvement Through Proactive Contracting. Milwaukee, WI.
3-4 ASQ Education Course. Implementing ISO 14000. Baltimore, MD.
3-4 ASQ Education Course. Customer-Supplier Partnerships. Baltimore, MD.
9-11 ASQ Education Course. Strategic Quality Planning. Anaheim, CA.
9-11 ASQ Education Course. Statistics for Effective Decision Making. Atlanta, GA.
9-13 ASQ Education Course. Lead Auditor ISO 9000. Milwaukee, WI.
10-11 ASQ Education Course. Software Metrics. Milwaukee, WI.
16-18 ASQ Education Course. Advanced Topics in SPC and Short-Run Applications. Nashville, TN.
16-18 ASQ Education Course. Building Software Quality Skills. Dallas, TX.
16-20 ASQ Education Course. Introduction to Quality Management. Milwaukee, WI.
17-18 Short Course. Boiler and Pressure Vessel Repairs. Columbus, OH. Call the National Board of Boiler and Pressure Inspectors at (614) 888-8320.
20 Deadline for Oct. 16 Certification Exams for Certified Quality Technician, Certified Reliability Engineer, Certified Quality Inspector. Multiple sites worldwide. Call 800-248-1946.
23-27 ASQ Education Course. Lead Auditor ISO 14000. Milwaukee, WI.
24-26 ASQ Education Course. Design of Experiments II. Milwaukee, WI.
31-Sept. 2 Conference. Auto-Tech Conference and Exposition. Detroit, MI. Call Automotive Industry Action Group at (248) 358-3570 or fax (248) 358-3253.
ITEMS TO BE LISTED IN THE CALENDAR should be sent to Tania Kuropas, ASQ/Quality Progress, 611 E. Wisconsin Ave., P.O. Box 3005, Milwaukee, WI 53201-3005, 800-248-1946, (414) 272-8575, fax (414) 272-1734. Please include the date; title; location; sponsor; and name, address, telephone number, and fax number or e-mail address of contact person. Items should be submitted at least three months prior to the month of the event.