Category Archives: Announcement

The Balanced Scorecard

Section Meeting: May 14th, 2013

Our presentation will provide an informative introduction to the principles of using the Balanced Scorecard as a Strategic Management System. This concept was first introduced in the 1992 Harvard Business Review article authored by, Robert S. Kaplan and David P. Norton. They revolutionized conventional thinking about performance metrics by introducing the concept of the balanced scorecard. Continue reading The Balanced Scorecard

Innovation Imperative – presentation by John Timmerman – ASQ Chairman of the Board

Mark the date! John Timmerman, ASQ 2013 Chairman of the Board and recent Vice President, Global Guest Experience & Rooms Operations for Marriott International, Inc. will be speaking at the ASQ Princeton Section meeting on April 29, 2013. Don’t miss this chance to hear where ASQ is now and where it is going, and have your questions answered by the top Member Leader of the Society. Continue reading Innovation Imperative – presentation by John Timmerman – ASQ Chairman of the Board

Walter Young Scholarship Applications are due April 1st!

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Time is running out….
The NY/NJ Metropolitan Section of ASQ has $4,000 scholarships available for 2013!!

Please visit the Scholarship Program & Application page for complete eligibility details and this year’s application form.

The deadline for application is April 1st, 2013 for any questions contact:  Susan Watson at 718-558-3881, or email us at Scholarship@metro-asq.org

Basic Statistics Refresher Class – March 15th, 2013

This course will be of interest to all Quality professionals. The material covers the use and application of Basic statistical tools and techniques. The course will introduce basic data collection and sampling methods, control charts, graphical methods, and practical application areas in statistical quality control.

This all day session (7am to 3pm) training class is organized by the NY/NJ Metropolitan Section of ASQ in association with NJ Transit. Continue reading Basic Statistics Refresher Class – March 15th, 2013

Root Cause Analysis Workshop – April 18th

Learn to significantly reduce the recurrence of quality, safety or environmental problems. Upon completion of this workshop, one will be able to understand selected root cause analysis and corrective action terminology; understand and perform or facilitate root cause analysis using a variety of techniques – e.g., Change Analysis, Failure Mode and Effects Analysis, Hazard-Barrier-Effects Analysis, Time-line Analysis, Cause and Effects Analysis.
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Quality Engineer needed at Brookhaven National Laboratory

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Brookhaven National Laboratory
Brookhaven National Laboratory is a nonprofit research and development institution whose purpose is to advance ideas and knowledge through a multidisciplinary program of basic and applied research. The Laboratory is implementing a Deployed Quality Services model with the goal of improving the Quality Assurance capability in the Environment, Safety & Health Directorate. The Quality Management Office has a full time opportunity for the position of Quality Engineer. Continue reading Quality Engineer needed at Brookhaven National Laboratory