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Share your knowledge, experience and interesting life stories!

Posted: July 24, 2016 at 11:32 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

A Message from the Chair

ASQ Ottawa Valley Section 407

Share your knowledge, experience and
interesting life stories!

We believe that the involvement of passionate people and professionals is vital to shape a better community; society and a better legacy for future generations.

If you share this same vision, ASQ Ottawa Valley Section team, would like you to come and share your knowledge, experience and interesting life stories at one of our events. To do so, please send us your proposal via our Contact Form on our website (, and provide a brief overview of your 1-1/2 to 2 hour Quality-related presentation along with a short introduction of your career path.

The attendees at our Professional Development Events in 2015 and 2016 have provided valuable feedback on potential topics they would like subject-matter specialist to speak on.

The list of potential topics is mentioned below.

Together, you and ASQ Ottawa Valley Section can help shape the future of Quality in the Nation’s Capital!

Look forward to meet you at our event soon.


David Devoe, CQT, CSSBB
2016 Chair
ASQ Canada Ottawa Valley section 407

List of Topics Suggested by Attendees

  • Value Engineering.
  • Revised ISO 9001:2015 standard + auditing to the new requirements
  • Six Sigma (x6) + Lean Six Sigma
  • Lean
  • Risk management
  • 5S
  • Business Continuity.
  • Process Improvement
  • Software Quality
  • Software process improvement/software tools.
  • Metrology
  • Project Management.
  • Agile vs. Quality Improvement Framework.
  • Complaint Management
  • Root Cause Analysis.
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Internet of Things
  • Measurement Systems Analysis
  • Change Management
  • Information Security
  • Auditing
  • Quality Tools
  • Design of Experiments
  • Quality Planning
  • Engagement of employees into improving performance/quality.
  • Kaizen
  • Supplier Quality
  • Business Processes
  • Communicating re. Quality Deployment
  • Manufacturing quality
  • Outsourcing
  • Quality on the shop floor
  • How to manage micro-managed company.
  • Topics that keep middle and c-suite management up at night.
  • Innovations
  • TQM
  • More of shop floor issues, systems, and processes.
  • Deliverology
  • Medical device quality & regulatory compliance.
  • Problems in Manufacturing at the shop floor, including Risk Management
  • Business Continuity.
  • Quality Leadership
  • Case studies in Continuous Improvement
  • Quality cultural transformation
  • ISO 9001, ISI 17025-Can-P-4E
  • Stress Management
  • Production and manufacturing related topics
  • Quality in the service sector
  • Digital service strategies
  • Effective performance management
  • Governance of process improvement
  • How Employee Engagement can improve product quality

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