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.
April 28-May 2 Six Sigma Green Belt Training. Somerset, NJ. Call Stat-A-Matrix at 800-472-6477 or fax 732-548-4085.
1-2 American Productivity and Quality Center's (APQC) 8th Annual Knowledge Management Conference. Houston. Call APQC at 800-776-9676 or fax 713-681-3705.
5-6 Wisconsin Manufacturing Extension Partnership's (WMEP) 6th Annual Manufacturing Matters Conference. Milwaukee. Call WMEP at 877-856-8588 or fax 608-240-1744.
5-7 Software Testing in the Real World. San Jose, CA. Call Software Quality Engineering at 800-423-8378 or 904-278-0707.
5-7 ASQ Education Course. Statistical Process Control. Charlotte, NC.
5-9 ASQ Education Course. Introduction to Quality Engineering. Columbus, OH. Also June 23-27, Phoenix.
5-9 ASQ Education Course. Introduction to Quality Management. New Orleans. Also June 23-27, Phoenix.
5-9 ASQ Education Course. ISO 9001:2000 Lead Auditor Training. (American National Standards Institute-Registrar Accreditation Board accredited.) Phoenix.
6-7 Human Error Prevention Seminar. Dallas. Also May 13-14, San Diego. Call Ben Marguglio at 845-265-0123 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
6-7 ASQ Education Course. Quality Audits for Improved Performance. Columbus, OH.
6-8 19th Annual Automated Manufacturing Exposition and Conference. Greenville, SC. Call Sam Jenkins at 800-553-7702 x16 or e-mail email@example.com.
6-9 Product and Process Design Improvement Using the Taguchi Approach. Southfield, MI. Call Ranjit Roy at 248-540-4827 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
7-8 Mastering Highly Accelerated Life Test (HALT) and Highly Accelerated Stress Screening (HASS). Uberlingen, Germany. Call Hobbs Engineering at 303-465-5988 or e-mail email@example.com.
8-9 Successfully Implementing Six Sigma In Healthcare. Boston. Call WCBF at 800-959-6549 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
12-14 Rapid Prototyping and Manufacturing Conference and Exhibition. Chicago. Call Society of Manufacturing Engineers at 800-733-4763 or fax 313-336-9758.
12-15 29th Annual Reliability Testing Institute. Tucson, AZ. Call University of Arizona at 520-621-2495 or e-mail email@example.com.
12-15 Project IMPACT Conference and Solution Center. Arlington, VA. Call Institute for International Research at 703-807-1294 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
12-16 Quality Assurance Institute (QAI) International Quality and Testing Conference. Orlando, FL. Call QAI at 407-363-1111 or e-mail email@example.com.
15-16 Customer Satisfaction Measurement. Chicago. Call American Management Association at 800-262-9699 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
15-16 Preparing for ISO 9001:2000 Transition Training. (Registrar Accreditation Board accredited.) San Antonio. Call Brewer and Associates at 806-745-8030 or fax 806-748-0890.
17-18 AQP Education Course. Emotional Intelligence: Leading and Managing. Kansas City, MO.
17-18 ASQ Education Course. 16-Hour ISO 9000 Lead Auditor Training. (American National Standards Institute-Registrar Accreditation Board accredited.) Kansas City, MO.
17-18 ASQ Education Course. Customer-Supplier Partnerships: An Introduction. Kansas City, MO.
17-18 ASQ Education Course. Linking the Balanced Scorecard to Business Results. Kansas City, MO.
17-18 ASQ Education Course. Theory of Constraints. Kansas City, MO.
18 AQP Education Course. Conducting a Baldrige Assessment. Kansas City, MO.
19-21 ASQ Conference. 57th Annual Quality Conference and Exhibition (AQC). Kansas City, MO.
19-22 AQP Education Course. Facilitating Teams and Groups. Kansas City, MO.
19-22 QuEST Forum Training. TL 9000 Quality Management System Auditing. Raleigh, NC. Also June 23-27, San Francisco. Call Excel Partnerships at 800-374-3818 or fax 203-426-7811.
21-22 ASQ Education Course. Measuring and Improving Employee Satisfaction and Commitment. Kansas City, MO.
21-23 ASQ Education Course. Transitioning to ISO/TS 16949:2002 Quality Management System. Kansas City, MO.
21-23 AQP Education Course. Achieving Breakthroughs in Business Performance Through Process Improvement. Kansas City, MO.
21-23 AQP Education Course. Advanced Facilitation Skills. Kansas City, MO.
21-23 ASQ Education Course. Lean Manufacturing. Kansas City, MO.
21-23 ASQ Education Course. Quality Cost Principles. Kansas City, MO.
21-23 ASQ Education Course. Statistical Process Control and FMEA for Healthcare and JCAHO Accreditation. Kansas City, MO.
21-23 ASQ Education Course. Under-standing and Implementing the International Workshop Agreement: ISO 9000 Standards Applied to Healthcare Quality Management and Process Improvement. Kansas City, MO.
29 Design of Experiments Simplified. Minneapolis. Call Stat-Ease at 612-378-9449 or fax 612-378-2152.
5-6 Product Safety and Liability Prevention. Washington, DC. Call Randy Goodden at 262-594-5715 or e-mail email@example.com.
9-11 ASQ Conference. Quality Institute 3. (Six Sigma focus.) Dearborn, MI.
9-11 ISO 9001:2000 Quality Management System Conversion. Detroit. Call BSI Management Systems at 800-745-5565 or fax 703-250-5313.
17-18 Root Cause Analysis Methods Workshop. Hopewell, VA. Call Reliability Center at 804-458-0645 or fax 804-452-2119.
18-20 QuEST Forum Training. TL 9000 Quality Management System Implementation. San Francisco and Chicago. Call Excel Partnerships at 800-374-3818 or fax 203-426-7811.
19-20 The ISO 9001:2000 Course. Chicago. Call Government Institutes/ABS Consulting at 301-921-2345 or fax 301-921-0264.
23-24 ASQ Education Course. ISO 9001:2000 Customer Satisfaction Compliance. Phoenix.
23-24 ASQ Education Course. Using Quality Tools and a Problem Solving Process for Sustained Improvement. Phoenix.
23-25 ASQ Education Course. Internal Quality Auditor Training. (American National Standards Institute-Registrar Accreditation Board accredited.) Phoenix.
23-25 ASQ Education Course. Design of Experiments. Phoenix.
23-26 ASQ Education Course. International Workshop Agreement for Healthcare Trainer/Coach. Phoenix.
23-27 ASQ Education Course. Software Quality Engineering. Phoenix.
25-26 ASQ Education Course. Measurement, Data Analysis and Continual Improvement. Phoenix.
25-27 ASQ Education Course. Design of Experiments II: Process Modeling and Optimization. Phoenix.
25-27 ASQ Education Course. Implementing and Auditing an ISO 9000 Quality System. Phoenix.
26-27 ASQ Education Course. Integrating ISO 14001 Into ISO/TS 16949 Certified Systems. Phoenix.
26-27 ASQ Education Course. Measuring and Managing Customer Satisfaction and Loyalty. Phoenix.
9-11 Project Management Workshop. Chicago. Call Kepner-Tregoe at 800-537-6378 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
14-18 Principles of Metrology Course. Seattle. Call Fluke at 425-446-6330 or fax 425-446-5992.
16-17 Understanding ISO 14001. Dayton, OH. Call IQC at 800-450-1387 or e-mail email@example.com.