To receive information or to register for ASQ Education Courses, contact Learning Offerings, ASQ, 600 N. Plankinton Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53203; call 800–248–1946 or 414–272–8575; fax 414–272–1734; or visit www.asq.org/learninginstitute.
1–31 The Future of Off–Highway Vehicles: Balancing Performance, Safety, Compliance and Fuel Efficiency (phone or webcast). Visit the Society of Automotive Engineers at www.sae.org.
5 ASQ Education Course. Lean Six Sigma Black Belt for Healthcare: Blended Format—Virtual Course.
7 ASQ Conference. Northeast Pharmaceutical GMP. Somerset, NJ.
12–13 SCOR Framework. San Diego. Call the Supply Chain Council at 202–962–0440 or e–mail email@example.com.
15 Safe Quality Food—Transitioning from Level 2 to Level 3. Webinar. Visit Eagle Food Registrations at www.eaglefoodregistrations.com.
18–20 Improving Your Project Management Skills: The Basics for Success. New York. Visit the American Management Association at www.amaseminars.org or call 800–262–9699.
19 ISO 9001:2008 Discussion Group. Charlotte, NC. Call John Lynch at PQI Consulting at 704–845–0466 or visit www.pqiconsulting.com.
19–20 Global Food Safety and Quality Benchmarked Standards: ISO 22000 and PAS 220. Guelph, Ontario. Call the Guelph Technology Food Center at 519–821–1246 or visit www.gftc.ca.
20–21 ASQ Education Course. Service Excellence Through Quality Practices—Webinar.
21–22 Demonstrating Reliability with Accelerated Testing. San Jose, CA. Call Hobbs Engineering at 303–465–5899 or visit www.hobbsengr.com.
21–22 Traceability Interoperability Summit 2010. Denver. Visit the Traceability Institute’s website at www.traceability-institute.com.
25–28 ASQ Conference. 56th Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium. San Jose, CA.
25–29 January 2010 Roadshows. Various locations in California including Santa Rosa, Sacramento, Fresno and Bakersfield. ASQ Customer–Supplier Division presents seminars on supplier auditing and certification. Call Dennis Arter at 509–783–0377 or visit the division’s website at www.asq.org/cs/quality-information/courses-cs.html.
26 How to Achieve and Sustain Manufacturing Excellence. Athens, GA. Visit the Association for Manufacturing Excellence at www.ame.org.
Education Course. ISO 22000:
2005 Food Safety Overview—Vitual Course.
8–12 ASQ Education. Black Belt/Quality Engineering Statistics. Richardson, TX.
11–12 Certificate Issuers’ Accreditation Workshop. Washington, D.C. Visit the American National Standards Institute’s website at www.ansi.org.
17 Developing Rating Scales for Performance Tests. Webinar. Visit the International Society for Performance Improvement at www.ispi.org.
22–26 Building and Implementing Growth Strategies. Chicago. Call Susan Popa at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business at 312–464–8732 or e–mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
25–28 ASQ, Society for Health Systems and the Institute of Industrial Engineers Joint Conference: Aim to Build Better Healthcare Delivery Systems. Atlanta. Visit SHS’s website at www.shsweb.org.