Quality Summit Mexico City
Tuesday - November 11, 2014
7:30 AM - 8:30 AMRegistration and Continental Breakfast
8:30 AM - 8:45 AMWelcome
8:45 AM - 9:30 AMAll Roads Lead To APQP
APQP as a quality planning process is often applied when launching new products or processes. However, this well-defined pathway provides the most effective quality planning approach in managing changes, implementation of problem solutions and improvements at a product/process as well as organizational level. Learn how to streamline your APQP efforts into a "requirements super-highway" through simplified application of risk assessment, control strategy identification and qualification methods for products, processes and even your quality management system.
9:30 AM - 10:15 AMWhat Is the Accredidation/ The Application Process/ILAC MRA?
This session will explain what accreditation is and the purpose of accreditation as well as the ILAC Mutual Recognition Arrangement and how it fits in with accreditation in the United States. The process in applying for accreditation will also be covered with important tips and an open format for questions on accreditation and getting started on an application. This session is for anyone with an interest in becoming an accredited laboratory.
- Calibration Accreditation Manager
- A2LA - American Association for Laboratory Accreditation
10:15 AM - 10:45 AMMorning Break
10:45 AM - 12:00 PMIndustry Panel Discussion
12:00 PM - 1:00 PMLunch
1:00 PM - 2:00 PMLayered Process Audit
2:00 PM - 3:00 AMCurrent State of Quality Update
Scott A. Gray
- Sr. Program Manager - Quality Deployment
- Director of Supplier Quality & Development
- Magna International Inc.
3:00 PM - 3:30 PMAfternoon Break
3:30 PM - 5:00 PMISO/TS 16949 Update
In this session, representatives from Chrysler, Ford, GM, and the IAOB (International Automotive Oversight Bureau) will provide an update of the International Automotive Task Force (IATF) ISO/TS 16949 certification scheme including emerging issues.
Cherie L. Reiche
- Manager - Special Projects
- International Automotive Oversight Bureau (IAOB)
- Global Process Specialist
- Ford Motor Company
- Manager, Supplier Quality
- Chrysler Group LLC
Joseph R. Bransky
- General Motors Representative To the International Automotive Task Force (IATF)
- General Motors Company
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