Member Leader Events

The events below are primarily intended for member leaders from communities governed by the Global Advisory Committee (GAC), Section Affairs Council (SAC), Technical Communities Council (TCC), or in cooperation with ASQ Community Development or ASQ Global. These include divisions, sections, forums, local member communities, country counselors, and communities sponsored by these groups, as well as online communities.

The events are complimentary(for member leaders only) and do not require conference attendance. Registration is required and some events are for member leaders from the specified groups only. If attending the conference, a separate conference registration is also required.

Please note: Up to 2 member leaders from each community who attend the Community Leadership Institute may be eligible for the member leader conference rate. Chairs have been contacted with instructions.

Saturday, May 14, 2016

Community Leadership Institute (registration required)

The Community Leadership Institute provides opportunities for strategic interaction with Society leadership, networking, learning, and recognition for member leaders.

Preliminary Schedule

Wisconsin Center Ballroom AB

Check-in and Continental Breakfast
7:00 a.m. – 7:45 a.m.

Ideas to Action Gathering
Deploying ASQ Strategy & Culture through the Brand of Quality
7:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Keynote Address: What’s in a Brand, Jeffrey Soper, Ph.D

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Hilton Milwaukee City Center

Member Leader General Session and Concurrent Sessions
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Member Leader Recognition Dinner (registration required*)
Networking 5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Location: Crystal Ballroom Foyer
Dinner 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Crystal Ballroom
Join us for karaoke during dinner

*Complimentary for pre-registered member leaders. $25 for guests and on-site registrants.

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Wisconsin Center

Annual Business Meeting
5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Hilton Milwaukee City Center

Division and Forum Council Meetings
8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

SAC Meeting (SAC members and section member leaders only - registration required)
6:30am to 7:00 am breakfast
7:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Hilton Crystal Ballroom

TCC Admin Meeting (TCC Administrative Committee members only - registration required)
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Milwaukee Hyatt Regency

GAC Meeting (GAC members only - registration required)
6:30am to 7:00am breakfast and check in
7:00am to 8:00am joint GAC/SAC/TCC meeting
Location: Hilton Crystal Ballroom
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location Hilton Milwaukee City Center-Crystal Ballroom D

Register for These Events

Pre-registration closes on May 5, 2016.

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2016 World Conference on
Quality and Improvement
May 16 – 18, 2016  |  Milwaukee, WI