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2018 ISO 9000 WORLD CONFERENCE ANNOUNCES
 CAPTAIN SULLY SULLENBERGER AS KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Conference Theme for 2018
Tools & Tips for Audits, Risk, Sticky Clauses, and Easy Transitioning to the New ISO 9001 Standard

ABOUT THE CONFERENCE

  • ISO 9000 World Conference is the first, and the longest running conference on ISO 9000 & Related Quality Management Standards.

  • With 50+speakers, and hands-on workshops, the 2018 conference is definitely the must-attend event for every Quality Management Professional.

  • The transition to ISO 9001:2015 is getting started, and other key management system standards are undergoing their own revisions. It is time for all organizations to start their work to achieve conformity. At this conference top experts in the world will show you the way to success with the new standards.

  • This unique international event brings together leaders in the field of ISO 9000 and QMS Standards. If you are concerned about the changes in ISO 9001 and the related Quality Management System Standards (QMS), come and learn from the people who are working on making the changes and from those who have begun implementing the changes.

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CONFERENCE AT-A-GLANCE

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

8:00 AM–
3:00 PM

Workshop 1 - Internal Auditing of ISO 9001:2015 - How to Audit a Process-Based Quality Management System
Charles Cianfrani, CEO, Green Lane Quality Management Services LLC, Green Lane, PA, USA
Co-Presenter: Jack West, CEO, John West Consulting, LLC, The Woodlands, TX, USA

4:00 PM–
5:00 PM

Track 1 - ISOLSS Joint Keynote
208 Seconds: A Lifetime of Lessons

Captain Sully Sullenberger

5:00 PM–
6:00 PM

Reception with Sully Sullenberger

6:30 PM–
7:30 PM

Speakers Meeting

Thursday Morning, April 5, 2018

 

Track 2 - Keynote
ISO 9001:2015 Transition Is Here!

8:00 AM–
8:15 AM

Opening Remarks
Lorri Hunt, Chair, 2018 ISO 9000 World Conference & Lead U.S. Delegate to
ISO TC176/SC2; President, Lorri Hunt & Associates, Inc.

8:15 AM–
9:00 AM

Session #ISO – 021
Johnson Controls Manufacturing
System – Furthering the Quality Journey

Craig Williams, VP Enterprise Total Quality Leader, Johnson Controls, Novi, MI, USA

9:00 AM–
9:45 AM

Session #ISO – 022
The System Behind Internationally
Recognized Accredited Certification

Natalia Larrimer, Business Development, ANAB, Alexandria, VA, USA

9:45 AM–10:15 AM  Refreshment Break

 

Track 3 - Keynote
Tips for Success for ISO 9001:2015 Audits and Transition

10:15 AM– 11:00 AM

Session #ISO – 031
Success Tips for the ISO 9001:2015 Transition:
Own Your System

Lorri Hunt, Lead U.S. Delegate to ISO TC176/SC2; President, Lorri Hunt & Associates, Inc.

11:00 AM– 11:45 AM
Session #ISO – 032
Panel Discussion - Audits: Certification,
Accreditation, and Your Organization

Moderator: 
Lorri Hunt, Lead U.S. Delegate to ISO TC176/SC2; President, Lorri Hunt & Associates, Inc.

Panel Members:  
Dr. Nigel H. Croft,
Chairman, ISO/TC176/SC2 (Quality Systems), Member ISO Joint Technical Coordination
Group, Past (founding) Co-Chair of the Joint ISO/IAF ISO 9000 Advisory Group, Switzerland
Natalia Larrimer, Business Development, ANAB, Alexandria, VA, USA
Dr. Isaac Sheps, Former Senior VP Eastern Europe, Carlsberg Group, Standards Institution of Israel, Ramat Hasharon, Israel
John E. (Jack) West, Past Chair US TAG to TC 176 and Member of SC 2 WG on the QMPs
Craig Williams, VP Enterprise Total Quality Leader, Johnson Controls, Novi, MI, USA

11:45 AM– 1:00 PM
Networking Luncheon
 

Thursday Afternoon, April 5, 2018

  Track 4  ISO 9001:2015 Transition and the Context of the Organization

Track 5 – Maximizing Audit Results with ISO 9001:2015

Track 6 – Tools for Audits and Customer Satisfaction

1:00 PM–
1:35 PM

Session #ISO – 041
Taking “Interested Parties” in Context: Managing the Legal Risks of Section 4.2
Jennifer Dukarski, Shareholder, Butzel Long, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

Session #ISO – 051
Effective Audit Conclusions Related to ISO 9001:2015
Robert Freeman, President, Practical Perspectives, Dallas, TX, USA

Session #ISO – 061
eAuditing: A Matter of Context!
Shauna Wilson, President, Amazon Consulting, Inc., Corvallis, OR, USA

1:35 PM–
2:10 PM

Session #ISO – 042
Efficient Transition for an Effective System
Kristin Case, Consultant, CaseConsults, Tulsa, OK, USA

Session #ISO – 052
ISO 9001:2015 Managing External Audit Findings
John Scheftic, Quality Manager, QUMAC Services, Stow, OH, USA

Session #ISO – 062
We Want Our Customer to Be Satisfied!
Cristina Gatti, Head of Central Quality Department, Bosch Rexroth Oil Control S.P.A., Nonantola, Modena, Italy

2:10 PM–
2:45 PM

Session #ISO – 043
Five Easy Transition Tricks and One Philosophy to Boost Value
Colin Gray, President, Cavendish Scott, Inc, Denver, CO, USA

Session #ISO – 053
Process Auditing and Risk-Based Thinking for Improved Audit Performance
Afaq Ahmed, Independent Consultant, Afaq Ahmed Training and Consulting

Session #ISO – 063
How to Increase the Value of Your Supplier Auditing Program
Angelo Scangas, President, Quality Support Group, Inc., Peabody, MA, USA

2:45 PM–
3:15 PM


Refreshment Break



Track 7 – Engaging Top Management and Managing Risk

Track 8 – Integrating Standards and Combining Audits

Track 9 – The Synergy Between ISO 9001, Risk, and Lean Six Sigma

3:15 PM–
3:50 PM

Session #ISO – 071
Engaging Top Management
Beth Coody, ISO Internal Auditor, Cavendish Scott, Inc, Aurora, CO, USA

Session #ISO – 081
How to Audit to the Combined ISO 9001:2015 and 13485:2016 Standards
Nancy Pasquan, President, Eyes On, Inc., Escondido, CA, USA

Session #ISO – 091
Quality/Lean Management System Core Tools
Jd Marhevko, VP QLMS & EHS, Accuride Corporation, Saline, MI, USA

3:50 PM–
4:25 PM

Session #ISO– 072
Achieving Leadership Engagement in Your Quality Management System
Kristy Kistner, Director, Quality, ORAU, Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Session #ISO – 082
Integration of ISO Standards into One Management System
Reem Jasim, Senior Manager Quality Assurance, Labour Fund, Manama, Bahrain

Session #ISO–092
Using Process Failure Mode Effects Analysis to Evaluate Risk and Opportunities in Manufacturing
Patsy Brown, Quality Director, Lennox Industries, Stuttgart, AR, USA

4:25 PM–
5:00 PM

Session #ISO– 073
Risky Business: Meeting the ISO 9001:2015 Risk Requirements in the Gaming Industry
Laura Denktash, Performance Excellence Manager, VGT - An Aristocrat Company, Tulsa, OK, USA

Session #ISO – 083
Management Review - Light a Fire/Step Out From Under the Trees
John Guzik, President, Impact Management, Hanover, PA, USA

Session #ISO – 093
Lean Six Sigma and ISO 9001- Comparison and Optimization of Synergies
Maria Achilleoudes, Independent Management Consultant and Trainer, Opti Link Management Consultancy, Nicosia, Cyprus


Thursday Afternoon, April 5, 2018

  Track 4  ISO 9001:2015 Transition and the Context of the Organization

Track 5 – 

Track 6 – 

1:00 PM–
1:35 PM

Session #ISO – 041

Session #ISO – 051

Session #ISO – 061

1:35 PM–
2:10 PM

Session #ISO – 042

Session #ISO – 052

Session #ISO – 062

2:10 PM–
2:45 PM

Session #ISO – 043

Session #ISO – 053

Session #ISO – 063

2:45 PM–
3:15 PM


Refreshment Break



Track 7 – 

Track 8 –

Track 9 –

3:15 PM–
3:50 PM

Session #ISO – 071

Session #ISO – 081

Session #ISO – 091

3:50 PM–
4:25 PM

Session #ISO– 072

Session #ISO – 082

Session #ISO – 092

4:25 PM–
5:00 PM

Session #ISO– 073

Session #ISO – 083

Session #ISO – 093


Thursday Afternoon, April 5, 2018

  Track 4  ISO 9001:2015 Transition and the Context of the Organization

Track 5 – 

Track 6 – 

1:00 PM–
1:35 PM

Session #ISO – 041

Session #ISO – 051

Session #ISO – 061

1:35 PM–
2:10 PM

Session #ISO – 042

Session #ISO – 052

Session #ISO – 062

2:10 PM–
2:45 PM

Session #ISO – 043

Session #ISO – 053

Session #ISO – 063

2:45 PM–
3:15 PM


Refreshment Break



Track 7 – 

Track 8 –

Track 9 –

3:15 PM–
3:50 PM

Session #ISO – 071

Session #ISO – 081

Session #ISO – 091

3:50 PM–
4:25 PM

Session #ISO– 072

Session #ISO – 082

Session #ISO – 092

4:25 PM–
5:00 PM

Session #ISO– 073

Session #ISO – 083

Session #ISO – 093