Press release

ETQ to Present at the 2019 ASQ World Conference on Quality and Improvement

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the leading provider of quality management solutions, today
announced that Chief Technology Officer Morgan Palmer will present at
the 2019
ASQ World Conference on Quality and Improvement
, in Fort Worth,
Texas on May 20-22. Palmer will co-present with Sara Hanks, senior
manager of data and analytics at GE Transportation (a Wabtec company) in
a session, “Supply
Chain Quality in the Real World: Business Impacts and Challenges
They will discuss the role of automated quality management in improving
product excellence, production efficiency and customer satisfaction in a
world where supply chains have become increasingly complex. ETQ Senior
Director of Solution Architects Glen Fraser will also be on-site to
participate in an on-stage quality management system (QMS) solution
demonstration. Fraser will showcase how ETQ’s Reliance solution drives
quality and value for more than 550 leading brands around the world,
including Cooper Tire and NVIDIA.

Now in its 72nd year, the World Conference on Quality and Improvement
(previously known as the Annual Technical Conference) is ASQ’s flagship
event, offering industry sessions, certification classes and networking
opportunities for businesses to learn more about the newest products and
services in quality. The conference brings together more than 2,500
attendees from a wide array of industries and more than 45 countries
from around the world.

“This ASQ conference is something we look forward to every year,” said
Palmer. “It provides a great opportunity for us to connect with our
customers, quality stakeholders, companies looking to adopt a QMS
solution and peers to discuss the greatest challenges and opportunities
facing the quality management industry today. Ensuring supply chain
quality is a key focus for our customers, so we look forward to
presenting alongside GE Transportation about the ways in which a
sophisticated approach to quality management can drive operational
improvements. We hope to demonstrate this with real-world examples that
showcase the benefits of using an advanced QMS solution.”

Palmer’s presentation, “Supply Chain Quality in the Real World: Business
Impacts and Challenges,” will take place on Monday, May 20 at 3:00-4:00
p.m. CDT in Room 100 (Session M39). Together with Hanks, Palmer will
offer insights and real-world examples of how to maximize quality
control and efficiency in the supply chain. Session topics will include:

  • The cost of supplier quality issues
  • How to improve the timeliness of collaboration with suppliers
  • The impact on new product introduction (NPI)
  • Tips for reducing the cost of supplier audits
  • Where supply chain quality fits into the overall “quality journey”

Fraser’s live product demonstration will take place on Monday, May 20 at
10:00-10:30 a.m. CDT in Room 121 C. His demonstration will showcase how
ETQ’s Reliance platform simplifies the process of building optimal,
comprehensive and integrated quality programs that deliver a competitive
advantage and ensure a strong brand reputation.

To attend the 2019 ASQ World Conference on Quality and Improvement,
visit the registration
. If you’re interested in learning more about ETQ and its vision
for the future of quality, be sure to attend Palmer’s presentation and
Fraser’s product demonstration. You can also visit ETQ at booth #601 to
participate in additional product demonstrations, chat with ETQ
customers to learn more about quality initiatives or enter raffles for
fun prizes. Attending press interested in meeting with ETQ on-site can

About ETQ
ETQ is the leading provider of quality, EHS and
compliance management software, trusted by the world’s strongest brands.
More than 500 global companies, spanning industries including
electronics, heavy industry, food and beverage, and medical devices, use
ETQ to secure positive brand reputations, deliver higher levels of
customer loyalty and enhance profitability. ETQ Reliance offers built-in
best practices and powerful flexibility to drive business excellence
through quality. Only ETQ lets customers configure industry-proven
quality processes to their unique needs and business vision. ETQ was
founded in 1992 and has main offices located in the U.S. and Europe. To
learn more about ETQ and its various product offerings, visit