Welcome

Welcome to the ASQ Innovation Division

Check out our
YouTube channel!

Listen to Sanja Monteiro interview experts such as Mr. Peter Merrill on Innovation in Action podcast series.


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!


2023 Innovation Team Officers
Rebecca Mott Chair
Michelle Vargas Chair-Elect
Ms. Jackie Jolly Secretary
TBD Treasurer
Larry Miller <LarryMillerForASQ@gmail.com>  Immediate Past Chair & Nominations Chair

2023 Innovation Team Executive Advisors & Founding Leaders
Dr. Rhonda Farrell Executive Advisor
Jane Keathley Executive Advisor
Ron Makar Executive Advisor
Peter Merrill Co-Chair iBoK
Jim Nelson Co-Chair iBoK
Tracy Owens Executive Advisor

2023 Innovation Team Committee Leaders and Volunteers
 
Zakariya Al-Helal myASQ, iBoK Kimberly Johnson Section Liaison
Mark Alarik Executive Programs Sharon McNair iBoK Committee
Lila Carden Process Improvement Ved Munbodh Innovation Tools, Content
Tim Dalton Appointments Chair Katelyn O'Gorman Data Visualization
Mingxuan Fan Volunteer Imran Rana Newsletter Chair
Cyndy Fuchigami Membership Chair Stephanie Thompson NextGen Chair
Akilesh Gulati Conference Chair    

Open Opportunities: Career Pathing, Social Media

2023 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
  • 2022: Mr. Larry Miller
  • 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 Jan 26, 2023 5:42 PM CST
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 information: Innovation ... more
Posted by Rhonda Farrell on Innovation Division's Technical Community Jan 8, 2023 5:42 PM CST
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 information: Innovation Election ... more
Posted by Rhonda Farrell on Innovation Division's Technical Community Dec 6, 2022 7:01 PM CST

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Recent Discussions

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Lorri Williams
I'm looking to benchmark with an innovative company, that has been successful at streamlining their New Product ...
Lorri Williams Sep '21
Reese Eskridge
Hello Fellow Innovation Division Members, I have started a blog on innovation called “Innovation Central” and ...
Reese Eskridge Jun '20
Rhonda Farrell
Description Harnessing externally sourced innovations drives collaboration, increases competitiveness, ...
Rhonda Farrell Jan '22
Rhonda Farrell
Thanks so much to our stakeholders whom attended our inaugural Innovation TC Internal Round Table where we ...
Rhonda Farrell Jun '21
Rhonda Farrell
How to drive a culture of innovation Presented by Luciana Paulise Thursday, April 23, 2020 7:00 – 8:00 PM Eastern ...
Rhonda Farrell Mar '20
Rhonda Farrell
Which of the eight innovation management principles are you focusing on to drive success for your organizations ...
Rhonda Farrell Dec '21
Imran Rana
Hi Folks, read the Quality & Innovation related articles, cases, book reviews, and many more in the May issue of ASQ ...
Imran Rana May '21
Zubair Anwar Khurshid
World Quality Month is celebrated in November around the world. American Society for Quality and other ...
Rhonda Farrell
Disruptive Innovation within Professional Services Presented by Dr. Donald Billings Thursday, March 05, 2020 ...
Rhonda Farrell Feb '20
Rhonda Farrell
Started by the American Society for Quality (ASQ) in 1984, National Quality Month came to be a joint resolution by ...
Rhonda Farrell Nov '21

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Community Information
Category:
Technical
Description:
Purpose: The purpose of Innovation is to create novel things and ideas that make people happy. The purpose of Innovation Management is to structure and organize our collaboration, leading to ideation, inspiration, and creativity . The purpose of ASQ Innovation is to leverage the disciplines of excellence in quality to realize the purpose of Innovation Management.

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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Members:
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