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Please join me in celebrating our April member spotlight, Jonathan Patridge! Jono has been a valuable volunteer on the Minnesota Quality Conference planning committee for multiple years. Highest academic degree B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Minnesota. What is your current occupation? I’m currently between jobs, seeking a ... more
Posted by Carl McBurney on Minnesota Section Apr 8, 2021 7:00 AM CDT
Presentation “Strategy and Tools for Transformation Leaders” This inspiring, thought-leading session shows you how to make complex transformation easier and the pace faster. Highlighted practitioner results are bigger and more sustainable than anything you have seen. This fast-paced session introduces a new paradigm with an organized way to: ... more
Posted by Theo Black on Minnesota Section Apr 6, 2021 10:48 AM CDT
Please join me in celebrating our March member spotlight, Michelle Jirak! Michelle is a very active member of our community, presenting at both the 2019 and 2020 Minnesota Quality Conferences and currently volunteering for the Certification Council for Reliability Engineering and the 2021 Minnesota Quality Conference planning committee ! Wha t ... more
Posted by Carl McBurney on Minnesota Section Mar 8, 2021 4:00 PM CST
The Gayle W. McElrath scholarship honors the memory of MNASQ member Gayle McElrath who was a living testimony to the principles and practices of the quality profession. His life and accomplishments testify to his commitment. These include Professor and founder of the Industrial Engineering Department, University of Minnesota (1953); founding ... more
Posted by Karen Maskell on Minnesota Section Mar 7, 2021 9:03 PM CST
Presentation “ Current Calibration Challenges and Opportunities in the Medical Device Industry ” Performing calibrations in any industry can be challenging; the medical device industry, with its focus on patient safety and numerous quality regulations, is no different. To address these challenges, equipment owners and their calibration ... more
Posted by Theo Black on Minnesota Section Mar 2, 2021 4:09 PM CST