Monthly Archives: September 2014

ASQ Midwest FDC Discussion Group – Tactical Risk Management Strategies for You and Your Suppliers 🗓 🗺

ASQ Midwest FDC Discussion Group Presents Tactical Risk Management Strategies for You and Your Suppliers Tactical management of multiple facility supply chains quality present unique challenges. Supplier quality risks and opportunities differ from a supply chain within a single facility. Business boundary considerations influence quality communication strategies with suppliers. More >>>

Training Institute – Fall Classes Begin Septemer 27th 🗓 🗺

Get ASQ Certified this December!

Have you signed up for a December 6, 2014 ASQ Certification Exam? It’s not too late to Apply for the Exams… The Exam Application Deadline is October 17, 2014. Be prepared for the Exam and increase your chances of passing.

Our Certification Exam Review Classes are scheduled to start September 13, 2014 and end just prior to the exams. Don’t put it off…

The Training Institute Is Also Offering the following Knowledge And Career-Growth Fall Classes:

  • #4002 – 3.0 CEU – Basic Statistics and SPC
  • #4006 – 3.0 CEU – Blueprint Reading/Intro to GD&T

Classes Start Saturday, September 27th

ti_ani_125All Classes On Saturday Mornings At Triton College, River Grove, IL.
Class Time: Saturdays, 9:00 am to 12:00pm
Room assignments will be announced at sign-in.
All classes taught by instructors who practice what they teach!
Cost For Classes is: $650

September General Meeting 🗓 🗺

Wednesday, September 10th

Manzo’s Banquets in Des Plaines, IL
  • 5:30pm Doors Open
  • 6:00pm Check-In and Networking
  • 6:15pm Program Begins, Announcements
  • 6:30pm Pre-Dinner Program:
    • Announcements
    • Quality Jeopardy
  • 7:00pm Dinner
  • 8:00pm Post Dinner Program: Alan Mendelsshon
    • “An Introduction to Business Process Management”
Earn 0.6 Recertification Units (RU)
  • Pre-Dinner Program:
    • Announcements
    • “Quality Jeopardy”
  • Post Dinner Program: Alan Mendelsshon
    • “An Introduction to Process Management”

Alan Mendelssohn is a retired Process Improvement Consultant. He has over 30 years experience in the design, implementation and management of process management, continuous improvement, lean and six sigma initiatives within diverse industry settings.

Alan has a Master’s Degree in Nuclear Engineering, is a Fellow of the American Society for Quality and is an ASQ Certified Six Sigma Black Belt. He has authored numerous papers and articles on process improvement and project management over the years and has also served a number of years as an Examiner for the Baldrige Award at both the national and the state level. Alan is a member of the Leadership Teams of both the Lean Enterprise Division and ASQ’s Chicago Section 1201.

  • Soup: Vegetarian Minestrone
  • Tossed Dinner Salad with choice of dressings
  • London broil of Beef
  • Oven Roasted Chicken
  • Egg Plant Parmesan & Cheese Ravioli
  • Vegetables Medley
  • Roasted Baby Red Potatoes
  • Desert: Spumoni
  • Beverages: Coffee, Tea
  • ASQ Members: $30
  • Non-Members: $35

Win Valuable Free Professional Training!

This Month’s Raffle Drawing will include a chance to win one of two Tuition Vouchers for the ASQ Chicago Training Institute (a $650+ value). Winners will receive Free Tuition to the Training Institute course of instruction of their choosing. Vouchers must be redeemed within one-year of award, and are transferable. Winners are ineligible for subsequent Voucher awards for 12 months. For Details, contact:

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