SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Society for Quality (ASQ) will present "Get the Highest Value on Certification Training for Quality Professionals" at MEDevice San Diego this September. This free, half-hour presentation will discuss the most sought-after quality certifications, and how the ASQ is offering comprehensive and affordable courses to enhance the credentials of your quality team. The presentation will be held at the MEDevice San Diego - Innovation Briefs Theater on Thursday, September 20, 2012 at Noon (San Diego Convention Center - Exhibit Hall F).
ASQ Certifications are regarded throughout the industry as valuable to anyone involved with quality assurance, as well as those seeking employment in the field. Margaret Benavides, Education Chair for ASQ Section 0701 - Orange Empire, will discuss current ASQ Certification course offerings. ASQ certification and refresher courses include Quality Inspection, Technician, Calibration, Software Quality Engineer, Six Sigma Green Belt, Six Sigma Black Belt, Manager of Operational Excellence, Audit, Biomedical Auditor, Pharmaceutical GMP Professional, and HACCP. Ms. Benavides will also discuss how the ASQ offers assistance to quality professionals throughout the region as part of their mission to promote a high professional presence of certified quality professionals in Southern California. For more information about ASQ Certification Courses, as well as special discounts, please visit ASQOrangeEmpire.org, or visit Booth 102 at MEDevice to speak with an ASQ representative.
The Innovation Briefs Theater
Nearly a dozen complimentary technology presentations will be held at the MEDevice San Diego Innovation Briefs Theater. These 30-minute presentations, taking place in the expo hall alongside the exhibits, cover a wide range of subjects relating to medical device development. Planned discussion topics include an export workshop, opportunities for medical device companies in the U.S.-Mexico border trade supply chain, quality control and QC re-certification, and much more. Admission is free to all registered MEDevice San Diego attendees.
This year's Innovation Briefs Theater is sponsored by the American Society for Quality (ASQ), DeviceAlliance, the Southern California Biomedical Council (SoCalBio), the Tijuana Economic Development Corporation, and the International Trade Administration.
About MEDevice Forum San Diego
MEDevice Forum San Diego, September 19-20, 2012 at the San Diego Convention Center, is dedicated to education and networking for medical device professionals. The MEDevice Supplier Showcase offers attendees the opportunity to conduct business face-to-face with peers, colleagues, and industry's leading manufacturers. The MEDevice Conference offers two options: Design of Implantable Devices and The Evolution of Advanced IVDs. Highlights also include free keynote presentations, exclusive networking events, a Networking Reception sponsored by the Tijuana Economic Development Corporation, tours of medical manufacturing facilities in Baja California and much more. Supplier Showcase admission is free for qualified members of the medical manufacturing community. Complete event details and registration are available at MEDeviceForum.com.
MEDevice Forum San Diego
September 19-20, 2012
San Diego Convention Center – Hall F
111 West Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101
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SOURCE MEDevice San Diego