To receive information or to register for ASQ Education Courses, contact Education Development and Promotion, ASQ, 600 N. Plankinton Ave., PO Box 3005, Milwaukee, WI 53203-3005, 800-248-1946, 414-272-8575, fax 414-272-1734, Web site www.asq.org.
April 30-May 3 Six Sigma Quality Quest III. Austin, TX. Call Institute for International Research at 888-670-8200 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
April 30-May 4 Purdue University's 16th Annual Engineering and Management Program. West Lafayette, IN. Call Michael Sheahan at 765-494-7700 or e-mail email@example.com.
April 30-May 4 ASQ Education Course. ISO 9000 Lead Auditor Training (ANSI-RAB accredited). Charlotte, NC. Also June 25-29, St. Louis.
1-2 Developing, Documenting and Implementing a Quality Management System. Houston. Call Lloyd's Register Quality Assurance Ltd. at 888-877-8001 or fax 281-398-7337.
2-3 ASQ Education Course. RAB-Approved ISO 9001:2000 Transition Training for RAB-Certified QMS Auditors. Dallas. Also May 17-18, Las Vegas, June 28-29, Baltimore, and July 30-31, San Diego.
2-3 Conducting a Formal Design Review. Schaumburg, IL. Call Affiliated Educational Consultants at 773-262-8140 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
2-4 ASQ Education Course. Advanced Topics in SPC and Short-Run Applications. Dallas.
3-4 ASQ Education Course. After the Audit: Benefiting From the Audit Process. Milwaukee.
5-6 ASQ Education Course. 16-Hour ISO 9000 Lead Auditor Training (ANSI-RAB accredited). Charlotte, NC.
5-6 ASQ Education Course. Quality Audits for Improved Performance. Charlotte, NC.
5-6 ASQ Education Course. Skills for the Quality Consultant: Achieving Performance Impact. Charlotte, NC.
5-6 ASQ Education Course. How To Transition to ISO 9001:2000. Charlotte, NC.
7-8 ISO 9001:2000 Approved Auditor Transition Training. Dayton, OH. Call Interstate Quality Consultants at 800-450-1387 or fax 937-223-9001.
7-9 ASQ Conference. Annual Quality Congress. Charlotte, NC.
7-9 ASTM Committee E20 on Temperature Measurement. Phoenix. Call American Society for Testing and Materials at 610-832-9736 or e-mail email@example.com.
7-9 Calibration and Control of Measuring Systems. Troy, MI. Call Excel Partnership at 800-374-3818.
9-11 ASQ Education Course. The Project Management Process. Charlotte, NC.
10-11 ASQ Education Course. Quality Cost Principles. Charlotte, NC.
10-11 ASQ Education Course. Theory of Constraints. Charlotte, NC.
10-11 ASQ Education Course. Transformation Management: Strategic Thinking and Team Building. Charlotte, NC.
10-11 ASQ Education Course. ISO 9001:2000 Customer Satisfaction Compliance. Charlotte, NC.
15 The 2001 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Awards Regional Conferences. Chicago. Call 212-339-0345 or fax 212-836-9740. Also May 24, New York, and June 20, San Francisco.
15 Achieving and Maintaining 21 CFR Part 11 Compliance. Princeton, NJ. Call Validation Associates at 215-354-1720 or fax 215-354-1725.
17-18 ASQ Education Workshop. Leadership for Quality in Education. Kansas City, MO.
17-18 ASQ Education Course. ISO 9001:2000 Internal Quality Auditing. Houston.
17-19 First Regional Conference on Quality and Integrated Management Systems in the Mediterranean and Gulf Countries. Beirut, Lebanon. Call CSP Management Consulting at (Beirut) 961-1-257676 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
20-22 Structural Clay Products Division Meeting. Canton, OH. Call American Ceramic Society at 614-794-5890 or fax 614-899-6109.
21-22 RAB Approved ISO 9001:2000 Transition Training. Fairfax, VA. Call Value Management Associates at 703-239-9670 or e-mail email@example.com.
21-25 ASQ Education Course. Reliability Engineering. Orlando, FL.
21-25 ASQ Education Course. Introduction to Quality Management. Chicago.
21-25 ASQ Education Course. ASQ-Plexus Trainer/Coach Training. Baltimore.
22 Manufacturing Matters. Madison, WI. Call Marie Lange of Wisconsin Manufacturing Extension Partnership at 608-240-1740.
22-24 Dr. Kenneth E. Case: Correctly Applying SPC Tools in Special Applications: Laboratory and Continuous and Batch Processes. Cincinnati. Call Oklahoma State University Engineering Extension at 405-744-5714 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
22-24 EASTEC 2001 Advanced Productivity Exposition. West Springfield, MA. Call Society of Manufacturing Engineers at 313-271-1500 or fax 313-271-2861.
30 The Six Sigma Challenge. Seattle. Call Society of Manufacturing Engineers at 313-271-1500 or fax 313-271-2861.
5-7 IFFI 2001 Industrial Fastener and Forming International Conference. Cleveland. Fax 847-256-7612 or e-mail email@example.com.
7-8 Analysis of Measurement Systems. Nashville. Call Excel Partnership at 800-374-3818.
8-15 Second China-America Quality Conference. Beijing. Call Dennis Arter at 877-597-9498 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
10-13 ASTM Committee G03 on Weathering and Durability. Pittsburgh. Call American Society for Testing and Materials at 610-832-9729 or e-mail email@example.com.
11-12 ASQ Education Course. Improving Business Performance: ISO 9000 as a Means to Support Compliance in Health Care. Milwaukee.
11-15 ASQ Education Course. Introduction to Quality Engineering. Minneapolis. Also July 16-20, Phoenix.
11-15 Understanding Statistical Process Control. Knoxville, TN. Call Statistical Process Controls at 800-545-8602 or fax 865-588-9440.
12-14 Power Quality Applications 2001 North America Riding the Rivers of Change: Power Quality Expectations for the 21st Century. Pittsburgh. Call EPRI Power Quality at 650-855-2127 or fax 650-855-2900.
13-15 ASQ Education Course. Baldrige Self-Assessment Training for Service Organizations. Chicago.
18-20 ASQ Education Course. Building Software Skills. Minneapolis.
19-20 ASQ Education Course. How to Transition to ISO 9001:2000. Baltimore. Also July 9-10, Las Vegas.
20-22 The 6th World Congress for Total Quality Management. St. Petersburg, Russia. Call Stockholm School of Economics at (Sweden) 46-8-7369230 or fax (Sweden) 46-8-348161.
21-22 ASQ Education Course. Software Metrics. Minneapolis.
21-22 ASQ Education Course. ISO 9001:2000 Internal Quality Auditing. Baltimore.
25-27 ASQ Education Course. The Project Management Process. Orlando.
25-28 National Space and Missile Materials Symposium "2001: A Materials Odyssey from Laboratory to Space." Monterey, CA. Call 937-254-7950.
25-29 ASQ Education Course. ISO 9000 Lead Auditor Training (ANSI-RAB accredited). St. Louis.
27-29 ASQ Education Course. Internal Quality Auditor Training. (ANSI-RAB accredited). Dallas.
28-29 RAB-Approved ISO 9001:2000 Transition Training Course. Virginia Beach, VA. Call Nachman Precision Systems at 757-481-0013 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
28-29 ASQ Education Course. Quality Cost Principles. Chicago.
11-12 ISO 9000 Internal Quality Auditing. Atlanta. Call Georgia Institute of Technology Continuing Education Department at 404-385-3502 or e-mail email@example.com.
16-20 ASQ Education Course. Introduction to Quality Management. Detroit.
22-27 2001 Gordon Research Conference on Statistics in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering. Williamstown, MA. Call Gordon Research Conference at 401-783-4011 or fax 401-783-7644.