October 2016 Dinner Meeting Announcement

September 20, 2016 by · Comments Off on October 2016 Dinner Meeting Announcement
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October Dinner Meeting – Leadership

Note, this is a new venue, please review the driving instructions to the Conference Center at the Maritime Institute on the flyer.

Information on the Tuesday, October 11, 2016 Dinner meeting has been posted:

Venue: Conference Center at the Maritime Institute, Linthicum, MD

Tutorial: Leading Teams with a Common Touch

Program: Leadership Theory

Click on Events » Dinner Meetings on the website so you can get details on the dinner.

Click on Events » Event Reservations on the website in order to reserve your spot at the dinner.

Look forward to seeing you there for networking and a great meeting topic at our new Meeting Venue.

Check out our all our local upcoming events and training (see the Calendar of Events). Check out our education page for recent and upcoming certification courses.

Program Committee

Board meeting location information

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The Section Board has moved its location from Olive Grove to a local member’s company.  If you are interested in attending section board meetings, please come by.  Email or use the contact form on the website for further information.

Location:

BTE Technologies
7455-L New Ridge Rd.
Hanover, MD 21076

(Located south of the BWI Airport Car Rental facility; free parking in front of the building)

Meeting:       6:00pm – 7:30pm;  Attendees welcome from 5:30pm;  Refreshments served.  Note, the doors to the building are locked after 5:00pm.  If there is no one at the front door to buzz you in, a phone number will be available for you to call in order to gain entrance.

Download the flyer for directions here.

David Moore
Chair 2016

Fernando Martinez
Vice-Chair 2016

Executive Committee

Call for Nominations – Section Officers 2017

September 13, 2016 by · Leave a Comment
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The nomination period for our Section Officers is now open, and will close on September 20, 2016, at the September Section Board Meeting.

Nominations are requested for the following positions: Chair, Vice-Chair, Secretary and Treasurer.

Nominations should include the Name, Member Number, and a short bio or summary of qualifications.

Elections will need to be held if there are multiple nominated candidates for any of the particular Executive Committee openings.

Chair
Serve as Chief Executive Officer of the section. Oversee all aspects of section management and lead all volunteers. Function as primary contact for regional director and headquarters.
Candidate: David Moore

Vice-Chair
In a section that does not use a chair-elect system, the vice chair is second in command after the chair. If there are multiple vice chairs, their responsibilities and succession order shall be established by the SEC or bylaws.
Candidate: Fernando Martinez

Treasurer
Oversee section funds; maintain accurate section financial records; and report on financial condition of the section at times directed by the bylaws and policies and procedures.
Candidate: No candidates at this time.

Secretary
Document section business and maintain records of the section and serve as the official correspondent of the section.
Candidate: Thorsten Kappey

There are also other multiple (non elected) positions open within the Section.

There are numerous committees that are also open.  Feel free to contact us about these as well.

Please send information to or or use the Contact Us form on the ASQ Baltimore website.

Nominating Committee

Upcoming list of events – Save the Dates – Sep 2016

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Below is the current proposed Event schedule for upcoming Programs.

  • Sep 13, 2016 (Tues, Maritime Institute) – Dinner Meeting
  • Sep 20, 2016 (Tues, BTE) – Board Meeting
  • Oct 11, 2016 (Tues, Maritime Institute) – Dinner Meeting
  • Oct 18, 2016 (Tues, TBD) – Board Meeting
  • Nov 8, 2016 (Tues, Fazzini’s Tavern) – Dinner Meeting
  • Nov 15, 2016 (Tues, TBD) – Board Meeting
  • Dec 6, 2016 (Tues, TBD) – Dinner Meeting
  • Jan 17, 2017 (Tues, TBD) – Board Meeting
  • Feb 7, 2017 (Tues, TBD) – Dinner Meeting
  • Feb 21, 2017 (Tues, TBD) – Board Meeting
  • Mar 14, 2017 (Tues, Fazzini’s Tavern) – Dinner Meeting
  • Mar 17, 2017 (Tues, TBD) – Board Meeting
  • Apr 11, 2017 (Tues, TBD) – Dinner Meeting
  • Apr 18, 2017 (Tues, TBD) – Board Meeting
  • May 9, 2017 (Tues, TBD) – Dinner Meeting
  • May 17, 2017 (Tues, TBD) – Board Meeting
  • Jun 13, 2017 (Tues, TBD) – Dinner Meeting
  • Aug 15, 2017 (Tues, TBD) – Board Meeting
  • Sep 12, 2017 (Tues, TBD) – Dinner Meeting
  • Sep 19, 2017 (Tues, TBD) – Board Meeting
  • Oct 10, 2017 (Tues, TBD) – Dinner Meeting
  • Oct 17, 2017 (Tues, TBD) – Board Meeting
  • Nov 14, 2017 (Tues, Fazzini’s Tavern) – Dinner Meeting
  • Nov 21, 2017 (Tues, TBD) – Board Meeting
  • Dec 5, 2017 (Tues, TBD) – Dinner Meeting

Please check the dates, as they may have changed since the last notice. Note that the dates sent out in the Dinner Meeting flyers are always the latest information.

Maritime Institute, Olive Grove and BTE are located in Linthicum MD, and Fazzini’s Tavern is located in Cockeysville, MD. A number of meeting are still to-be-determined (TBD) at this time.

We look forward to seeing you there.

Program Committee

Membership Gift: September 2016 – Statistics and Six Sigma

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ASQ offers its membership a monthly gift as a thank you for being a member.

The “Statistics and Six Sigma” gift includes:

  • E-book: “ASQ Pocket Guide to Statistics for Six Sigma Black Belts “;
  • E-book: “Desk Reference of Statistical Quality Methods, Second Edition “;
  • Tools: “Learn About Quality: Six Sigma, Statistics, and Quality Tools”;
  • In addition, there are a number of other articles, case studies and resources linked to through the Knowledge Center;

We hope that you enjoy our gesture of gratitude for continuing your journey with ASQ. Thank you for your commitment to quality and for continuing to raise the voice of quality.

This bundle will be available for download through the last day of month.

As a bonus, previous months of the Membership Gift are available once you go to the ASQ Membership Gift page.

This may be reviewed/downloaded at: http://asq.org/member-gift/index.html

Membership Gift: August 2016 – Cost of Quality

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ASQ offers its membership a monthly gift as a thank you for being a member.

The “Cost of Quality” gift includes:

  • Video: “Cost of Quality”;
  • Video: “Cost of Poor Quality”;
  • Webcast: “Introduction to the Cost of Quality Webcast”;
  • E-book: “Executive Guide to Understanding and Implementing Quality Cost Programs “;
  • E-book: “Principles of Quality Costs, 3rd Edition – Principles, Implementation, and Use “;
  • In addition, there are a number of other articles, case studies and resources linked to through the Knowledge Center;

We hope that you enjoy our gesture of gratitude for continuing your journey with ASQ. Thank you for your commitment to quality and for continuing to raise the voice of quality.

This bundle will be available for download through the last day of month.

As a bonus, previous months of the Membership Gift are available once you go to the ASQ Membership Gift page.

This may be reviewed/downloaded at: http://asq.org/member-gift/index.html

Membership Gift: July 2016 – Change Management

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ASQ offers its membership a monthly gift as a thank you for being a member.

The “Change Management” gift includes:

  • E-book: “Making Change Work E-Book”;
  • Webcast: “Making Change in Complex Organizations Webcast”;
  • E-book: “Do It Right the Second Time: Benchmarking Best Practices in the Quality Change Process E-Book”;
  • Webcast/Video: “Employee Engagement and Change Management”;
  • In addition, there are a number of other articles, case studies and resources linked to through the Knowledge Center;

We hope that you enjoy our gesture of gratitude for continuing your journey with ASQ. Thank you for your commitment to quality and for continuing to raise the voice of quality.

This bundle will be available for download through the last day of month.

As a bonus, previous months of the Membership Gift are available once you go to the ASQ Membership Gift page.

This may be reviewed/downloaded at: http://asq.org/member-gift/index.html

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