MQD supports standards development, disseminates measurement and quality-related information, offers technical support, provides education, sponsors research, fosters professional interaction in the measurement of quality and the quality of measurement, and emphasizes the importance of measurements in the quality process.

MQD sponsors the Certified Calibration Technician exam and several of its member leaders and members are co-authors of ASQ Press's "The Metrology Handbook".
NEWS: "The Metrology Handbook" has been updated to its 3rd edition and edited by Heather A. Wade published January 2023!

Hard copy: https://asq.org/quality-press/display-item?item=H1596
PDF ebook: https://asq.org/quality-press/display-item?item=E1596


Thank you for joining us at our successful 2022 Joint Conference with ASQ Akron-Canton Section. We had a great turnout of speakers, exhibitors, and attendees. We are looking forward to our next conference in October 2023. STAY TUNED FOR MORE INFORMATION!


Chair, Gary Hinshaw, ghinshaw@memberleader.asq.org 
Chair-Elect, Rucha Kulkarni, rkulkarni@memberleader.asq.org 
Secretary, Eddie Lastra, elastra@memberleader.asq.org 
Treasurer, Sharry Masarek, smasarek@memberleader.asq.org 

Immediate Past Chair, Scholarships Chair, MyASQ Community Admin, Arrangements Chair, Heather Wade, hwade@memberleader.asq.org
Webinar Chair, Tom Petrocella, tpetrocella@memberleader.asq.org
Certification Chair, Eddie Lastra, elastra@memberleader.asq.org 
Membership Chair, John Fuschino, jfuschino@memberleaders.asq.org
VoC Chair, Gary Hinshaw, ghinshaw@memberleader.asq.org 
Membership & VoC Committee Member, Iris Yachin, iyachin@memberleader.asq.org
Standards Committee Representative, Patrick Jester pjester@memberleader.asq.org
BoK Chair, Program Chair, Dilip Shah, emc3solu@aol.com 

MQD 2022 Conference Program

Joint MQD and Akron-Canton Section Conference
October 20 & 21, 2022
Conference Location: Raintree Golf & Event Center, 4350 Mayfair Road, Uniontown, OH 44685
Conference Lodging: Cambria Hotel Akron-Canton Airport, 1787 Thorn Drive, Uniontown, OH 44685
Theme: Impact of Metrology on Calibration, Inspection, and Quality

Featured Presentations
Basic Hands-On: Electrical & Dimensional Instruments for Inspection & Metrology Personnel - Dilip Shah, e=mc3 Solutions
Beyond the Sticker and the Cert - Heather Wade, Heather Wade Group
Calibrating the Human Gage: Attribute Agreement Analysis - Jd Marhevko, ZF Group
Decision Rules & Statements of Conformity - Tony Hamilton
Demystifying Accreditation Scopes - Heather Wade, Heather Wade Group
Efficiencies in the Mass Metrology Lab - Ian Ciesniewski, Mettler Toledo
Frequently Cited Nonconformities During ISO/IEC 17025 Calibration Laboratory Assessments - Helga Alexander, International Accreditation Service (IAS)
Good Weighing Practices - Ian Ciesniewski, Mettler Toledo
How to Determine Equipment Accuracy for Test Method Specifications - Heather Wade, Heather Wade Group
Measurement Uncertainty - Dilip Shah, E=mc3 Solutions
Metrological Traceability - Accredited and Non-Accredited - Ryan Fischer, ANSI National Accreditation Board (ANAB)
The Power of Games to Unleash Collaboration and Creativity in Metrology - Zac Jarrard, Jarrard Consulting
Training 2.0: Improve Your Training Program Through the Incorporation of On-Demand and Virtual Sessions - Jeff Meyerholz, Mitutoyo
...Check back here often for updates!

Keynote by Dilip Shah, ASQ Fellow; ASQ-CQE, CQA, CCT; President, E=mc3 Solutions

Meals included: Thursday lunch, morning & afternoon breaks, dinner and Friday morning break & lunch provided! 

Conference timeline (all events at Raintree Event Center except where noted):
Wednesday, October 19: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Registration at Cambria Hotel
Thursday, October 20: 6:30 am to 6:30 pm Registration
                                      8:00 am to 8:30 am Welcome & exhibitor highlights
                                      8:45 am to 5:00 pm Presentations & Exhibits
                                      5:00 pm to 6:30 pm Networking & Mixer
                                      6:30 pm Dinner and Keynote
Friday, October 21: 6:30 am to 12:00 pm Registration
                                  8:00 am to 1:45 pm Presentations & Exhibits
                                  2:00 pm to 3:00 pm Closing Session: Q&A Panel with all presenters

EXHIBITORS: Only 10 spots available! Register NOW!


See the attached document for conference timeline of programming, October 20 & 21, 2022 See conference presenters, presentation abstracts, and presenter bios. more
Posted by Heather Wade on Measurement Quality Division Sep 22, 2022 12:47 PM CDT
The ASQ Akron/Canton Section and Measurement Quality Division are proud to announce their jointly hosted 2022 conference on October 20 & 21 in Uniontown, Ohio. We are calling for speakers to submit their session proposals. The theme for this year's event is " Impact of Metrology and Calibration, Inspection, and Quality" Only one (1) complimentary ... more
Posted by Heather Wade on Measurement Quality Division Jun 13, 2022 8:12 PM CDT
What: ASQ Measurement Quality Division & ASQ Akron/Canton Section Conference Theme: IMPACT OF METROLOGY ON CALIBRATION, INSPECTION, QUALITY, AND MORE! When: October 20 & 21, 2022 Where: Cambria Suites, Uniontown, Ohio, USA Benefits for you: Training and Topics for Beginners and Beyond Presentations & Hands-on Training Network with your ... more
Posted by Heather Wade on Measurement Quality Division Apr 14, 2022 7:15 AM CDT

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    The Measurement Quality Division (MQD) supports, assists and guides ASQ members and others in the measurement field in the application of both established and innovative tools of measurement and quality. The goal is to improve measurement-based decisions in laboratory, calibration, manufacturing, and management processes at all levels of accuracy.

    The 2023 MQD Leadership Team are:
    Chair: Gary Hinshaw, ghinshaw@memberleader.asq.org
    Chair-Elect: Rucha Kulkarni, kulkarni@memberleader.asq.org