Quality for a Sustainable Future

  Based on our presentation at the first Excellence Summit Sweden in Gothenburg, we wrote an article “Quality for a Sustainable Future” that has just been published online in Total Quality Management & Business Excellence (TQM & BE). It will also appear in print later in a special issue that will be entirely devoted to the conference. The published version can be found via this link: https://doi.org/10.1080/14783363.2019.1588724 You can find our original manuscript here...
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International Academy for Quality activities in Bled, Slovenia

Linked with the EOQ Congress, IAQ (http://www.iaqweb.net/ ) held it's second World Quality Forum in Bled, Slovenia. QS Consult contributed to the panel discussion on “Quality Management in the Service of Planet Earth”. Together with Lars Sörqvist from Sweden and Blanton A. Godfrey from the USA, we have explained our vision on the role that Quality can play in creating a more sustainable economy and society. There was a good turnout and an active participation from the attendees.  On Sa...
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Best Paper Award

Every year IAQ hands out a couple of “Best Paper Awards” . This is decided by an IAQ moderator at an international conference or by the editor of an IAQ publication. Criteria are: quality of the presentation and acceptance by the audience, innovative value of the subject, expansion of the Quality Body of Knowledge and the extend to which the presentation can inspire other quality  professionals. During the general assembly of IAQ in Bled, Slovenia on October 14, I was honored to receive a...
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“Best Paper Award” Received

At the meeting of IAQ (International Academy for Quality) in Charlotte, NC, USA on May 4 there was a very pleasant surprise for QS Consult. We had the honour to receive a "Best Paper Award" for our presentation at the EOQ conference in Helsinki, Finland in June 2016. With the provocative title "The Future of Quality: No More Quality Management" we gave a vision on the future of quality. Anyone interested in the article can contact us.    On the picture below, from left to right: Janak Mehta, ...
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