To receive information or to register for ASQ Education Courses and Conferences, contact Education Development and Promotion, ASQ, 600 N. Plankinton Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53203, 800-248-1946, 414-272-8575, fax 414-272-1734, website www.asq.org. For AQP Courses and Conferences, contact AQP at 800-733-3310 or fax 513-381-0070.
28-Nov. 1 Lean Boot Camp. Columbus, OH area. Call Lean Boot Camp at 800-924-2517 or e-mail LeanBootCamp@cs.com.
30-Nov. 1 ASQ Education Course. Software Functional Testing. Ottawa.
30-Nov. 1 ASQ Education Course. Internal Quality Auditor Training. (American National Standards Institute/Registrar Accreditation Board accredited.) San Diego. Also Dec. 9-11, Las Vegas, and Jan. 28-30, Atlanta.
30-Nov. 1 ASQ Education Course. Software Metrics. Ottawa.
31-Nov. 1 Integrating an ISO 14001 Environmental Management System With Your ISO 9001:2000 Based Quality Management System. Chicago. Call Affiliated Educational Consultants at 773-262-8140 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
4-5 Customer Satisfaction Measurement. Washington, DC. Call American Management Association at 800-262-9699 or fax 518-891-0368.
4-6 ISO 14001 Training: Implementing and Auditing an ISO 14001 Environmental System. Houston. Call ABS Consulting/Government Institutes at 301-921-2345 or fax 301-921-0264.
4-8 International Register of Certified Auditors Certified ISO 9001:2000 40 Hour Lead Auditor Training Course. Colorado Springs, CO. Call Cavendish Scott at 888-857-7002 or fax 303-480-9000.
5-7 Root Cause Analysis Methods Seminar. New Orleans. Call Reliability Center at 804-458-0645 or e-mail email@example.com.
5-8 Product and Process Design Improvement Using the Taguchi Approach. Detroit. Call Nutek at 248-540-4827 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
6-8 Workshops on Implementing and Integrating ISO 9001: 2000 and ISO 14001 Quality and Environmental Management Programs. Winnipeg, MA, Canada. Call Canadian Standards Association at 800-463-6727 or e-mail email@example.com. Also Nov. 28, Vancouver, BC.
7-8 Human Error Prevention Seminar. Washington, DC. Call Ben Marguglio at 845-265-0123 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
7-8 Product Safety and Liability Prevention. Los Angeles. Call 414-529-8697 or e-mail email@example.com.
11-12 American Society for Testing and Materials International Committee E20 on Temperature Measurement. West Conshohocken, PA. Call Nancy Morrissey at 610-832-9736 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
11-12 Jack Miller Seminar on Total Quality Management. Chicago. Call Group Communications at 800-231-3353 or e-mail Jack@JackMiller.com.
11-13 Internal Quality Auditing for the Aerospace Industry. Seattle. Call Stat-A-Matrix at 800-472-6477 or fax 732-548-4085.
18 Calibration and Control of Measuring Systems. Southfield, MI. Call Excel Partnership at 800-374-3818 or fax 203-426-7811.
18 AQP Education Course. The Strategic Value of Teams. Orlando, FL.
18-19 ASQ Education Course. How To Transition to ISO 9001:2000. Indianapolis. Also Jan. 29-30, Las Vegas.
18-19 AQP Education Course. Baldrige Assessment for Education. Orlando, FL.
18-19 AQP Education Course. New Roles for Today's Managers. Orlando, FL.
18-20 ASQ Education Course. Baldrige Award Self-Assessment Training for Education. Indianapolis.
18-20 ASQ Education Course. Statistical Process Control. Indianapolis.
18-20 ASQ Education Course. Building Software Quality Skills. Indianapolis.
18-21 AQP Education Course. Facilitating Teams and Groups. Orlando, FL.
18-21 ASQ Education Course. Plexus Team Spirit: A Laboratory Experience. Indianapolis.
18-21 14th International Conference of the Israel Society for Quality. Jerusalem. Call Israel Society for Quality at 972-2-6520574 (Israel) or e-mail email@example.com.
18-21 40th Annual Reliability Engineering and Management Institute: A Milestone. Tucson, AZ. Call University of Arizona's Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering Department at 520-621-6120 or fax 520-621-8191.
18-22 ASQ Education Course. Introduction to Quality Management. Indianapolis.
20-21 ASQ Education Course. Measuring and Managing Customer Satisfaction and Loyalty. Indianapolis.
20-21 AQP Education Course. Building High Performance Teams. Orlando, FL.
21-22 ASQ Education Course. Software Metrics. Indianapolis.
21-22 ASQ Education Course. Using Quality Tools and a Problem-Solving Process for Sustained Improvement. Indianapolis.
25-26 International Quality Conference of Central and Eastern Europe. Budapest, Hungary. Call European Organization for Quality at 361-356-5082-212-8803 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
2-4 American Society for Training and Development Return on Investment Network Conference. College Park, MD. Call Jenifer Homer at 703-683-8123 or e-mail email@example.com.
4-6 Lean Value Stream Management. Orlando, FL. Call Lean Enterprise Institute at 617-713-2900 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
5 Auditing Computer System Providers. Somerset, NJ. Call Validation Associates at 215-354-1720 or fax 215-354-1725.
5-6 ASQ Education Course. Project Management for ISO 9001:2000 Transition. Las Vegas.
7 ASQ Certification Exams. Certified Quality Engineer (CQE), Quality Auditor (CQA), Software Quality Engineer (CSQE) and Quality Improvement Associate (CQIA). Milwaukee. Application deadline Oct. 4.
9-13 ASQ Education Course. ISO 9001:2000 Lead Auditor Training. (American National Standards Institute/Registrar Accreditation Board accredited.) Las Vegas.
9-13 ASQ Education Course. Reliability Engineering. Las Vegas.
9-13 ASQ Education Course. ASQ-Plexus Trainer/Coach Training. Las Vegas.
12-13 Understanding ISO 9001:2000 Requirements. Marietta, GA. Call Southern Polytechnic State University at 770-528-7454 or fax 770-528-7454.
20-22 ASQ Education Course. Design of Experiments. Las Vegas.
20-24 ASQ Education Course. Introduction to Quality Engineering. Orlando, FL.
27-28 ASQ Education Course. ISO 9001:2000 Transition Training for Internal Quality Auditors. Las Vegas.
27-28 ASQ Conference. ASQ's Third Annual Six Sigma Conference. Palm Springs, CA.
28-29 ASQ Education Course. Quality Audits for Improved Performance. San Diego.
29-31 ASQ Education Course. Implementing and Auditing an ISO 9001:2000 Quality System. Orlando, FL.