September 2014

Presenter:  Dan Kiser

Location: Temecula City Library

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Start Date: September 18th ., 2014
Start Time: 6:00 pm
Price: $ 20.00 – 25.00


Title:  Supplier Quality

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Six-Sense Auditing
This lively training presentation teaches how to use all six – yes, six! – senses when conducting external conformity assessments or internal QMS audits, in order to maximize the gathering of objective evidence, and to ensure the highest level of confidence in the final audit results.This eye-opening and invaluable discussion will give even seasoned auditors a new perspective, and will help improve the audit experience not only for clients, but also dramatically reduce problems with Certification Body internal review committees and Accreditation Bodies.As a clinic participant, you will:The “angle of perception” used by auditors, and how to expand it using the “missing senses” to soak up evidence like a sponge.Learn how auditees hide nonconformities in plain view, based on predicted auditor behavior.Never again have your audit findings challenged because of weak evidence.Speaker Bio:  Christopher Paris is a former Chemical Process Engineer, and has worked with ISO 9001systems since 1988.  In 1999, he founded Oxebridge Quality Resources, an ISO 9001 and AS9100 consulting firm whose clients include SpaceX, Lufthansa, L3 Communications, and200 small and medium sized organizations. He was a member of the US TAG to TC 176,and is an international speaker on the subject of quality and ISO 9001, primarily advocatingfor the point of view of standards users.  See link for more on Christopher Paris bio.
This lively training presentation teaches how to use all six – yes, six! – senses when conducting external conformity assessments or internal QMS audits, in order to maximize the gathering of objective evidence, and to ensure the highest level of confidence in the final audit results.
This eye-opening and invaluable discussion will give even seasoned auditors a new perspective, and will help improve the audit experience not only for clients, but also dramatically reduce problems with Certification Body internal review committees and Accreditation Bodies.
As a clinic participant, you will:
The “angle of perception” used by auditors, and how to expand it using the “missing senses” to soak up evidence like a sponge.
Learn how auditees hide nonconformities in plain view, based on predicted auditor behavior.
Never again have your audit findings challenged because of weak evidence.
Speaker Bio: Christopher Paris is a former Chemical Process Engineer, and has worked with ISO 9001 systems since 1988.  In 1999, he founded Oxebridge Quality Resources, an ISO 9001 and AS9100 consulting firm whose clients include SpaceX, Lufthansa, L3 Communications, and
200 small and medium sized organizations. He was a member of the US TAG to TC 176,
and is an international speaker on the subject of quality and ISO 9001, primarily advocating
for the point of view of standards users.  Click Here for more on Christopher Paris bio.

Supplier Quality

Join us for a presentation on Supplier Quality and hear about the various aspects that make up a healthy Supplier Quality program.  The presentation will cover agreements, audits, SCARs, metrics and more! Bring your questions for discussion.

Speaker Bio: Dan Kiser is the current Head of Quality for the MERCK Millipore production sites located in San Diego, Temecula, and Ramona California.  He is responsible for providing Quality Control, Quality Assurance and Quality Engineering support for MERCK Millipore’s Biologics Division.

Dan was awarded an undergraduate degree in Management and an MBA degree from the University of Redlands, California. He received his Six-Sigma Black Belt Certification from the University of California, San Diego and holds ASQ Certifications in Quality Management and Auditing.

Dan is a frequent speaker for a variety of professional organizations including ASQ, RAPS, and OCRA. His presentations cover key considerations related to Design Controls, Risk Management, Production Process Controls, Corrective Action Systems, and Supplier Quality. He is also a participating instructor in the Masters of Science program for Regulatory Affairs at the University of Southern California Graduate school of Pharmacology.