Milwaukee, Wis., Dec. 19, 2017 — Attendees of the ASQ Lean and Six Sigma Conference will learn to leverage opportunities to address challenges associated with disruptive technologies, including big data, artificial intelligence and the internet of things.
The ASQ conference — held Feb. 26 – 27, 2018, in Phoenix, Ariz. — will focus on the impact of technological advancements, sustaining results, the implementation of lean and Six Sigma, and more complex and intricate topics for professionals with years of experience.
The annual event is the world’s premier conference on lean and Six Sigma, and is designed for process improvement and organizational change professionals — among others — in all industries. The conference attracts attendees with a wide range of backgrounds and experience who share best practices that attendees can use at their organizations to increase efficiencies and enhance products and services.
The theme of the conference, “Sustaining a Culture of Excellence in a World of Disruption, Innovation, and Change,” focuses on attention to a culture of excellence, the opportunities created by disruptive technologies changing the workforce, the markets organizations serve and the capabilities in which they have access.
“We all have similar struggles to improve our organization’s performance and then sustain these results over time,” said ASQ CEO William Troy. “The rapid rate of change in today’s digital world makes that challenge even more difficult. Our Lean and Six Sigma Conference is a premier event designed to address that challenge by bringing together a community of practitioners from a wide array of industries to share success stories, learn from industry experts and network with leading quality professionals from around the world.”
The ASQ 2018 Lean and Six Sigma Conference will be held at the Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort, and offers more than 40 sessions.
The full program and session descriptions, as well as conference registration, can be found at the ASQ Lean and Six Sigma Conference website.
ASQ, headquartered in Milwaukee, Wis., USA, is a global community of people dedicated to quality who share the ideas and tools that make our world work better. With individual and organizational members in more than 140 countries, ASQ has the reputation and reach to bring together the diverse quality champions who are transforming the world’s organizations and communities to meet tomorrow’s critical challenges.