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The first ASQ Canada Conference will focus on how we can work together to make a stronger and more resilient Canada by harnessing the knowledge, capability and talent of working Canadians.

Some of the world’s leading experts and nations best professionals will share how organizations can use best management practices to create a culture committed to excellence and work collaboratively with others to create a high performing Canada.

For additional information, please visit the website http://conference2017.asqottawa.ca/

2018 SLC Nominations Are Now CLOSED

Nominations closed:
July 15, 2017

Thanks to those who submitted nominations. We will announce final candidates and any acclaimed positions for the 2018 SLC this August.

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ASQ Vancouver Section 408 advances individual and organizational performance excellence in BC by providing opportunities for learning, quality improvement and knowledge exchange.


ASQ offers great benefits to members including discounts on local section events, ASQ certification exams, and ASQ certification prep courses. You'll also receive access to online communities around the globe and a subscription to Quality Progress magazine.


We hold monthly educational and networking events; including talks by local experts, plant tours, breakfast seminars, meetups and more. We hold an annual conference every spring and are sponsors of the ASQ Canada conference.

Community Involvement

Our Community Good Works program gives back locally while providing our members with a chance to gain experience. Our annual Business Excellence Award boosts local businesses and we look to the future of quality with our BCIT Student Scholarship.


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ASQ Vancouver Q2 News

Featured Article: Announcing the ASQ Canada Conference taking place in Ottawa on Sept 25 & 26, 2017

Call for Volunteers

Annual Conference 2018

We're looking for volunteers to join the organizing committee for our 2018 Quality & Business Excellence Conferencce.

Latest News & Articles


Internal Audits

Your member unit can expand the value they get from internal quality audits. Member leader Duke Okes has written a new book, Musings on Internal Quality Audits, published by Quality Press, and now available for Read more…


Quality Management Forum

Member leader Denis Leonard is the Feigenbaum Medal Committee chair and a 2004 Feigenbaum Medalist. His article is featured in the spring 2017 Quality Management Forum, Feigenbaum Medal Edition. It also includes personal stories from Read more…


Call for Proposals

You can be a presenter at the 2018 World Conference on Quality and Improvement (WCQI) in Seattle, WA. Proposals are now being accepted. Member leaders are encouraged to showcase their organization’s success stories, share best Read more…

About ASQ

The American Society for Quality (ASQ), headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, has been the world’s leading authority on quality since 1946. The 104,000-member professional association creates better workplaces and communities worldwide by advancing learning, quality improvement, and knowledge exchange to improve business results. By making quality a global priority, an organizational imperative, and a personal ethic, ASQ becomes the community for everyone who seeks technology, concepts, or tools to improve themselves and their world.

A world of improvement is available through ASQ, providing information, contacts, and opportunities to make things better in the workplace, in communities, and in people’s lives. The Vancouver section was formed in 1986 and has 350 members.

By making quality a global priority, an organizational imperative, and a personal ethic, ASQ Vancouver is the community for everyone who seeks quality technology, concepts, or tools to improve themselves and their world.

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