Past Meetings

May 8, 2018                                  
A Non-theoretical Approach to the Theory of Constraints
By: Ken Smith & Walter Jankowski

April 10, 2018 - APICS/ASQ Joint Meeting                                     
The Titanic - Root Cause Analysis
By: Mary Bartling

March 13, 2018
RoHS and REACH Compliance
By:  Matthew Bills

February 13, 2018
Quality Assurance for Healthcare Quality Measures
By:  Abhik Bhattacharya

January 9, 2018
Cool Tool Time:  Top Tools and Tips to Wow Your Team
By:  Walter Jankowski

November 14, 2017
Tour of Mallinckrodt Manufacturing, LLC
By:  David Shank and Jeff Schmidt

October 10, 2017
Healthcare Data Analytics:  Looking at Electronic Medical Records                                                                                                                                                       
By:  Christopher Spranger

September 12, 2017
Tour of Swiss Tech, LLC
Topic: Managing Supply Chain Risk - Contract Manufacturing
By: Matthew Bills

June 13, 2017
Topic: Risk Assessments in the New ISO 9001:2015 Standard
By: Christopher Spranger

April 11, 2017
Topic: Hoshin Kanri - Strategy Deployment
By: Steven Boeder

March 14, 2017
Topic: So you Want to be a Consultant
By: Walter Jankowski

November 8, 2016
Topic: How to Get & Sustain Results (Part II): Lessons Learned for Continuous Improvement & Leadership
By: Dennis Wessel

October 11, 2016
Topic: The SPASD Journey With Quality
By: Brad Saron

September 13, 2016
Topic: Quality in the Medical Device Industry and Beyond
By: Dale Thanig

June 14, 2016
Topic: Using Your ISO 9001:2008 QMS to Plan for the ISO 9001:2015 Changes
By: Andy Nichols

March 8, 2016
Topic: Formal Root Cause (RCA) Analysis
By: Gary Bidwell
Presentation
RCA2 Action Hierarchy

February 9, 2016
Topic: Continuous Improvement: How to Get and Sustain Results
By: Dennis Wessel

January 12, 2016
Topic: Getting the most out of your CI efforts
By: Dan Stapleton
Presentation
Excel Template

September 8, 2015
Topic:  The Baldrige Excellence Framework
By:  Tedd Snyder

May 12, 2015
Topic: Process Improvement for Health Care
By:  Lauren Hartlaub and Tedd Snyder

February 10, 2015
Topic: An Introduction to Reliability and the ASQ Reliability Division
By: Dan Burrows

January 13, 2015
Topic:  Structured Problem Solving
By:  Dean Whitman

November 11, 2014
Topic: Revolutionary Change to ISO 9001
By: Gregory Gasper and Andrew Porter

June 10, 2014
Topic: 2013 Baldrige Award Winner: Pewaukee School District: Our Baldrige Journey
By: JoAnn Sternke

May 14, 2014
Topic: Joint Meeting & Tour at ANGI Energy Systems with ASQ-Rockford Section
By: ASQ-Madison/Rockford Sections

April 8, 2014
Topic: Wisconsin's Lean Government Initiative - Our Journey
By: Suzanne Hock and Brit Hall

March 11, 2014
Topic: Fiskars Americas' Approach to Improving Chinese Suppliers
By: Mike Gapinski


February 11, 2014
Topic: War Stories of Implementing Lean
By:  Wil Cox

Jan 2014
Topic: The Intersections of Quality and Sustainability Best Practices
By: Daniel Zinsmeister

November 12, 2013
Topic: Baldrige - Sustaining Excellence
By: Brett Remington

October 8, 2013
Topic: 5S Visual Management Tools Process Mapping
By: Jason Fladhammer

September 10, 2013
 “Cool Tool Time:  Top Tools and Tips to Wow Your Team”
By: Walter Jankowski, Owner and Principal of Reinvention, LLC

June 11, 2013
Topic: The Practical Power of Curiosity, Creativity & Collaboration
By: Hollie Hollister

May 9, 2013
Topic:  Software Implementation: Managing Change & Customer Expectations
By: Joanie Haugen

April 9 , 2013
Topic: Ermer Night: Collaboration With the ASQ Student Section

Photo: Build #1 Tinker Toy
 Photo: Group Shot of Build Team 

March 12, 2013
Topic: “Creating a Lean Culture - Use of Visual Management, Daily Accountability, and Tiered Metric Boards”
By: Tedd Snyder

February 12, 2013
Topic: Quality Systems: Thoughts on Design & Implementation for Pharmaceuticals
By: Ken Manning, Scientific Protein Labs

January 8th, 2013
Topic: Six Sigma in Healthcare
By: Christopher Spranger, Lean Six Sigma Black Belt for Riverview Hospital

October 9, 2012
Topic: Cool Tool Time:  Top Tools & Tips to Wow Your Team
By: Walter Jankowski, Owner, Reinvention, LLC

September 11, 2012
Topic: Internal Auditor Competence - What You Should Look For
By: Kevin A. Lehner, President of Environmental Compliance Systems, Inc

 

June 12 , 2012
Topic: Madison College Quality Survey
By: Kim Hollman, Rober Priester and Jennifer Bakke of Madison College