Current Event

Our Next ASQ Dinner meeting will be held August 17, 2017, and the topic is, “Introduction to Monte Carlo Simulation”, click here to register.

Dinner meeting Refund Policy

If you have registered for the monthly dinner-meeting via the PayPal website and cannot attend, the ASQ Temecula Valley section will offer a credit for attendance to a future meeting within the calendar year if section chair is notified 24 hours prior to the meeting via email.  Email may be found on the monthly dinner-meeting invite, or via the Contacts page on the ASQ Temecula Valley website.

All Events

2017

Please click on the month below to see event information (when available).

MONTH DATE SPEAKER SUBJECT
January 19th Doug Wiens> Wiens Family Cellars Winery Tour
February 16th Guy Fujiwara Excel Tips and Tricks
March 16th Sheryl LaFond Raising the Bar with Standards for Quality Management Systems
April 20th Steve Williamson Sir Harry Oakes Murder Mystery
May 18th Frank DeMeo Control Charts
June 15th Rebecca & Darell Farnbach Vail Ranch Headquarters Walking Tour
July 20th Luis Montes Critical Thinking
August 17th Dr. Jack B. ReVelle Monte Carlo Simulation
September 21st Dr. Philip C. Hansen Structured Problem Solving
October 19th Mike Wakshull Examination of Electronic Documents
November 16th Brandon Giosienafiao Supplier Quality

National Quality Month – “Craft Brewing Process” at a local brewery in celebration of the student’s t tes
December 21st None No Monthly Dinner meeting – enjoy the holidays
Potential future meeting topics include Structured Problem Solving including Root Cause Analysis, possible tour of Paulson Manufacturing and others!!!!

2016

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MONTH DATE SPEAKER SUBJECT
January 21st Mike Wakshull Requirements Management
February 18th B.J.Kjaer – President Solar Rain Bottled Water Solar Rain Bottled Water
March 17th Ric Van Der Linden Cross Country Bicycle Ride
April 28th Thom Curry Temecula Olive Oil Company Olive Oil Processing
May 19th Matt ODoherty Lorimar Winery Tour in the vines!
June 16th Dick Fox Temecula Valley Museum Tour
July 18th or 25th None No Monthly Dinner meeting – enjoy  the summer
August 18th David Markovitz GMP
September 15th Dr. Jack ReVelle Goldsboro Broken Arrow – When Two Nukes Fell on the United States!
October 20th Dr. Nancy Carritte Executive Leadership – Improving & Achieving Quality of Work Life for You and Your Employees
November 17th Chad Kucera – Master Brewer National Quality Month – “Craft Brewing Process” at Refuge Brewery in celebration of the student’s t test
December 15th None No Monthly Dinner meeting – enjoy the holidays

2015

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MONTH DATE SPEAKER SUBJECT
January 15th Kamal Tharani QA for ERP Programs
February 19th Frank De Meo Acceptance Sampling Plans
March 19th Darell & Rebecca Farnbach Temecula Valley History – The Vail Ranch Headquarters Site Renovation
April 16th Philip Hansen Tour of ASQ Website
May 21st Bill Avise, Head of Operations Tour of EMD Millipore
June 18th Frank De Meo Surveys
July 16th None No Monthly Dinner meeting – enjoy the summer
August 20th Vinay Goyal Quality Management System>
September 17th Mike Vakshull Using Statistical Analysis to Assist with Writer Identification
October 15th Ric Van Der Linden Change – The Secrets to Success
November 19th David of BMB National Quality Month – “Craft Brewing Process” at Black Market Brewery in celebration of the discovery of the student’s t test
December 17th None No Monthly Dinner meeting – enjoy the holidays

2014

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MONTH DATE SPEAKER SUBJECT
January 16th Mary Lou Kessler Finding Yourself in Transition
February 20th Kemal Oflus Let’s DOE – Design of Experiments
March 20th Ed Matthews Creating a Lean Culture
April 17th Rep Lorimar Winery TOUR
May 15th TBD Temecula Olive Oil Company
June 19th Christopher Paris Six-Sense Auditing
July 17th No Meeting No Monthly Dinner meeting – enjoy the summer
August 21st Mike Wakshull Handwriting Analysis for Investigation
September 18th Dan Kiser Supplier Quality
October 16th Shrini Keskar Quality Assurance plays a critical role in Managing Risk and Compliance – Why, What and How? – HIPPA, SOX, and Other Regulations — Click Here to view Presentation
November 20th David C. Markovitz Discover the Secrets of Preparing Written Procedures that Work!
December 18th No Meeting Happy Holidays

2013

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MONTH DATE SPEAKER SUBJECT
January 17th Tony Duarte Reviewing Our Section’s Past & Planning the Future
February 21st Brandon Giosiengfiao Part 11 compliance requirements in pertaining to Excel Spreadsheets
March 21st Frank Snook Machine Shop Six-Sigma: Leadership and Quality
April 18th Brooks Carder Measurement and Metrics: inspired by Deming
May 16th Facility tour Tour of Professional Hospital Supply, Temecula
June 20th Jerry Valenti Design Reviews for Medical Device Development
July <N/A N/A No Dinner Meeting Scheduled – Enjoy the Summer
August 15th TOUR TOUR – Professional Hospital Supply Distribution
September 19th John Primac The Process Validation Life Cycle
October 17th Kemal Oflus Visual Data Discovery – Making Pictures Talk
November 21st TOUR Bulldog Brewery – The key of Quality Brew
December N/A N/A No Dinner Meeting Scheduled — Enjoy the Holidays

2012

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MONTH DATE SPEAKER SUBJECT
January 19th Leon (Lee) Rizio “The Best Project Management that Never Was”
February 16th Jan Gate Package Integrity and Best Practices in Medical Device Packaging Validation
March 15th Keith Boyle Process Excellence – Eliminating Waste and Creating Value
April 19th Biomedical Event – Scott Blood Risk Management: Effective Deployment for Strategic Decision Making  (Cancelled)
May 17th George Durgin World Class Quality Through Guard Banding
June 21st Biomedical Event – Scott Blood Risk Management: Effective Deployment for Strategic Decision Making
July 19th Phil Laure Leadership and Team Building
August 16th Mary Lou Kessler Finding Yourself in Transition
September 20th (Canceled)
November 15th Mike Osterling A3 Problem Solving
December TBD No Event

2011

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MONTH DATE SPEAKER SUBJECT
January 20th Coffman and Valentine Applying Lean to Innovative Work
February 17th Ellen Domb TRIZ
March 17th Device Testing Nelson labs
April 21st Dr Wes Youngberg The Archimedes Model in Health Assessment and Intervention
May 19th Pat Spink Auditing, a chance to get even or get ahead?
June 16th Bill Trappen Conventional Project Management versus Six Sigma

Special Addition: New Officer Installation and Recognition of Outgoing Officers

July 21st Amada Hennerty Annual Kick-Off – Tour of Nutrilite’s Facility In LakeView
August 18th ASQ Biomedical Division, Steve Murphy Conflict Resolution: Real world solutions to
keep your project team on track.
September 15th Ed Matthews Creating a Lean Culture
October 22th Quality Day Multi-section Quality Day Event
November 17th Marc Speck – tentative Excel tips and tricks
December TBD None Board Dinner meeting

2010

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MONTH DATE SPEAKER SUBJECT
January 21st Jack Revelle Providing Technical Advisory Services to Attorneys
February 18th Larry Barkus Root Cause Analysis (Joint meeting with Biomed)
March 18th Mike Wakshull Do your biases affect your decisions?
April 15th David Markovitz Thriving in Tough Times
May 20th Harry Cullen A Primer on Internal Auditing
June 3rd Mark Lindsey Supplier Quality (joint meeting with Biomedical Division)
June 17th Kim Niles Using Six Sigma to improve Risk Management Processes
July 15th
August 19th Dr. Wes Youngberg Risk management of your health
September 16th Ric Van Der Linden Lean Basics
October 21st Quality Day Various
November 18th Frank De Meo Blind Inspector, acceptance sampling
December 16th

2009

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MONTH DATE SPEAKER SUBJECT
July Ponte Winery
August Joint meeting with Biomed Validation
September Tony Chan Risk Management
October 22nd Various 12th Annual Quality Day
November 19th Jack Revelle Curse of Uncertainty
December Various Board Dinner Meeting