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Welcome to the ASQ Innovation Division
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What is Innovation? - Learn about it from this Podcast interview with Peter Merrill


We celebrate and thank our dedicated volunteer members and ASQ staff that strive to continuously advance our Innovation Mission. Together, we ARE innovation!

Every interested, capable, innovative, and productive volunteer is welcomed to be a part of our Innovation technical community. Our efforts are as successful as we all make them. To quote Peter Merrill, "Innovation is a team sport".  So is volunteering in ASQ Innovation.  Everyone will gain what each of us gives, so please volunteer to join in the great work that delivers Innovation thought and method to our profession, to ASQ, and to the world!

Please JOIN ASQ Innovation TC do great work for the Innovation Mission!  These links below will put you in contact with an Innovation committee chair that will engage you to discover your interests and match you to an Innovation workstream:
10-Sep-2022 - Member leader needed!  We have immediate need for a chairperson to lead our Social Media Committee.  Please follow the "Volunteer" link above to connect to our Membership Chair to get involved!

Join Our Community: Please join the Innovation team to help execute the Innovation Mission! Request to be added today via help@asq.org, and sign up for Innovation Division when you renew your ASQ membership!


2022 Innovation Team Officers
Larry Miller <LarryMillerForASQ@gmail.com>  Chair
Rebecca Mott Chair-Elect
Imran Rana Secretary
Seyma Aslan Treasurer
Dr. Rhonda Farrell Immediate Past Chair & Nominations Chair

2022 Innovation Team Executive Advisors & Founding Leaders
Jane Keathley Executive Advisor
Ron Makar Executive Advisor
Peter Merrill Co-Chair iBoK
Jim Nelson Co-Chair iBoK
Tracy Owens Executive Advisor

2022 Innovation Team Committee Leaders and Volunteers
 
Zakariya Al-Helal myASQ, iBoK Kimberly Johnson Section Liaison
Mark Alarik Executive Programs Jacqueline Jolly iBoK Committee
Lila Carden Process Improvement Sharon McNair iBoK Committee
Tim Dalton Speakers Appointment Chair Ved Munbodh Innovation Tools, Content
Mingxuan Fan Volunteer Katelyn O'Gorman Data Visualization
Cyndy Fuchigami Membership Chair Imran Rana Newsletter Chair
Akilesh Gulati Conference Chair Stephanie Thompson NextGen Chair
Dan Jones Career Pathing Michelle Vargas Programs Chair

2022 Innovation Team TCC DCI Segment Leaders
 
Frank Murdock Segment Leader
Stephanie Gaulding Segment Facilitator
Barbara Peck, Cara Fitzgerald Segment Manager / Support

Innovation Technical Community History of Leadership
  • 2021: Dr. Rhonda Farrell
  • 2020: Mr. Dan Jones
  • 2019: Mr. Jose Valdivia
  • 2018: Mr. Tracy Owens
  • 2017: Ms. Jane Keathley
  • 2016: Mr. Ian Meggarrey
  • 2015: Mr. Peter Merrill (Earned ASQ Division / TC Status)
  • 2013 - 2014: ASQ Innovation Special Interest Group Status
  • 2010 - 2012:  ASQ QMD Technical Committee Status (Jane Keathley) 

News

Thank you for being a member of the ASQ Innovation Technical Community! Innovation Around the Globe Innovating Globally, Implementing Locally, Succeeding Together! In this edition we bring you the following exciting innovation ... more
Posted by Rhonda Farrell on Innovation Division's Technical Community Sep 1, 2022 7:11 PM CDT
Thank you for being a member of the ASQ Innovation Technical Community! Innovation Around the Globe Innovating Globally, Implementing Locally, Succeeding Together! In this edition we bring you the following exciting innovation ... more
Posted by Rhonda Farrell on Innovation Division's Technical Community Sep 1, 2022 6:56 PM CDT
Innovation Around the Globe Innovating Globally, Implementing Locally, Succeeding Together! In this edition we bring you the following exciting innovation information: Innovation Thought Leadership Innovation Trend Analysis 2022 Innovation Events of Note Innovation ... more
Posted by Rhonda Farrell on Innovation Division's Technical Community Jun 19, 2022 12:45 PM CDT

Upcoming Events

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Recent Discussions

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Rhonda Farrell
Missed Dr. Rhonda's webinar exploring Innovation Value? Not to worry, the replay is here , and you can download ...
Rhonda Farrell Sep '21
Rhonda Farrell
Finding the Hidden Gems ♦ Setting Acquisitions Up for Success Presented by Mr. Alon Ben Jacob Thursday, December ...
Rhonda Farrell Dec '20
What was one take-away that you got from attending our latest webinar? How could you use that knowledge and apply it ...
Rhonda Farrell
In case you missed our discussion with Mr. Braden Kelley on Making Sure You are Solving A Problem Worth Solving, you ...
Rhonda Farrell Jul '22
Rhonda Farrell
Annual Member Meeting 2020 Presented by ASQ Innovation TC Saturday, July 11, 2020 12:00 – 2:00 PM Eastern Topic: ...
Rhonda Farrell Jul '20
Rhonda Farrell
Missed Ms. Karen Hold's session with the ASQ Innovation TC on 24 Feb 2022? Never fear, as not only has she shared her ...
Rhonda Farrell Feb '22
Rhonda Farrell
Our own Ved Munbodh, Quality Manager at Transinvest Construction Ltd. presented recently on the Power BI Tool and ...
Rhonda Farrell Sep '21

See his phenomenal Deck here:

Rhonda Farrell
Read this article discussing (in part) “The Intrapreneurs’ Factory’, a practical guide for corporate managers ...
Rhonda Farrell Apr '20
Rhonda Farrell
What are we excelling at and what could we be improving to drive deeper value for you - our valued member?
Rhonda Farrell Dec '21
Michael Parent
In the August edition of The Lean & Six Sigma Review I wrote a short article about some fundamental practices of ...
Michael Parent Aug '21
Rhonda Farrell
A recent study Boston Consulting Group (BCG) in partnership with American Society for Quality (ASQ) and Deutsche ...
Rhonda Farrell Mar '20

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Community Information
Category:
Technical
Description:
Purpose: The purpose of Innovation is to imagine and plan for our best future. The purpose of Innovation is to improve the world by working hard to solve today's problems to align with our plans for the future. The purpose of ASQ Innovation is to leverage the disciplines of excellence in quality to realize the purpose of Innovation.

Vision: To lead the development of innovation thought and practice in our ASQ community, and to share these things in ways that benefit our professional quality world at large.

Mission: To realize the Innovation Vision by working:
1. To publish the ASQ Innovation Body of Knowledge (IBOK), to guide education and credentialing for Innovation expertise.
2. To deliver Innovation thought and practice through consistent presence online and in-person. This means speaking engagements, collaborative workshops, and ASQ conferences.
3. To welcome and engage collaborative partnership with ASQ member units to advance the Innovation Vision.
4. To welcome and engage collaborative partnership with organizations that associate with ASQ.
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