New ASQ Certification Available

New ASQ Certification Available

ASQ recently launched its newest certification designed for supplier quality professionals who work with an organization’s supply chain and suppliers to continuously improve performance of key system components. The Certified Supplier Quality Professional (CSQP) exam, developed by member leaders and sponsored by the Customer-Supplier Division, will be first administered during the September/October computer-based testing exam window. Among other topics, the certification exam tests knowledge on supplier strategy; business governance, ethics, and compliance; relationship management; and supplier performance monitoring and improvement. ASQ is now accepting applications for the first available exam window in September/October for the CSQP exam. The deadline is August 15.

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ASQ World Conference 2016: Day 2

ASQ World Conference 2016: Day 2

A couple of ASQ San Antonio members attended the 2016 ASQ World Conference held in Milwaukee, WI from May 16 – 18. Below is one member’s journey throughout day 2 of the conference. We apologize for the delay in posting as there were some media posting difficulties that have now been resolved.

Liz Wiseman

Day 2 Keynote Speaker Liz Wiseman

Liz Wiseman close shot

Liz Wiseman (up close) talking about leadership

Liz Wiseman and volunteer

An experiment to see how far to stretch a rubber band without it breaking

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A couple more ASQ team competition posters

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A session presented by a friend of the ASQ section

Harley-Davidson

Tuesday Night reception at the Harley-Davidson museum

Harley-Davidson First Stockholder Meeting

The meeting minutes from the first Harley-Davidson stockholders meeting

ASQ World Conference 2016: Day 1

ASQ World Conference 2016: Day 1

A couple of ASQ San Antonio members attended the 2016 ASQ World Conference held in Milwaukee, WI from May 16 – 18. Below is one member’s journey throughout day 1 of the conference.

ASQ World Conference Keynote Stage

The main stage for keynote speakers

Steven Dubner

Opening keynote speaker Steven Dubner

A clip of Mr. Dubner’s keynote speech

ASQ Center

A shot of the ASQ center

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A few examples of the ASQ team competition posters

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A shot of a session on the focus area of Building and Sustaining a culture of quality

Great day 1 of the conference. Tune in tomorrow for a look at day 2 of the conference.

ASQ San Antonio Section 1404 May 2016 Meeting Recap

ASQ San Antonio Section 1404 May 2016 Meeting Recap

The ASQ San Antonio Section hosted a meeting on May 10th, 2016 at the South Texas Blood & Tissue Center Donor Pavilion. Many thanks to our members that were able to attend our May meeting. We’d like to thank Holly Lyke-Ho-Gland for her terrific presentation.

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A couple shots of Ms. Holly Lyke-Ho-Gland at work and those members in attendance

A brief video of Ms. Lyke-Ho-Gland’s presentation

Once again, thanks to all that were able to attend. We look forward to seeing everyone at the next meeting on June 14, 2016.