ASQ Austin Hosting Regional Member Leader Training – 01/20/18

ASQ Region 14A 2018 Member Leader Training

Saturday, January 20th, 2018



Get your new year off to a good start by making sure you are ready to go as an ASQ  leader!

This training is for All Region  14 A Member Leaders, new and old. Learn about ASQ’s new strategy and tactical direction, learn what you need to know as a member leader,  and learn  how to access the information you need to be a successful ASQ Member Leader.



  • Vijai Venkata, ASQ Region 14A Director
    • Vijai is a dynamic leader who has been a key participant In reshaping the organizational strategy of ASQ during the past year


  • Belinda Chavez, ASQ region 14A Assistant Director
    • Belinda is a long time regional leader in ASQ with a wealth of knowledge in how to make your ASQ section successful


  • Keith Pache, ASQ region 14A Assistant Director
    • Keith is a skilled teacher and long time ASQ Director who can help you learn the ropes as an ASQ leader


Location: Circuit if the Americas Media Center, Press Briefing room

(Circuit of the Americas, 9201 Circuit of the Americas Boulevard, Austin, TX 78671)

-No parking charge to park at the venue

-For hotels, we recommend to stay close to the Austin Bergstrom Airport for cost and travel distance to the venue.  The Circuit of the Americas is a 30 minute drive from downtown Austin.


Date:  Saturday, January 20th


Time:   8:00 am – 4:30 pm with lunch from 11:30 am – 12:00 pm


Agenda: Refer to attached agenda for details:  Agenda

8:00am –    Registration, Continental Breakfast, and Networking

8:30am –    Opening Comments and Introductions

8:45am –    ASQ Governance, Section Requirements & Management

9:15am –    Section Requirements and Management

10:15am – Break / Networking

10:30am – Quality Café Table Topics (Pick from these or others as determined by the attendees)

  •          How to Add More Member Value?
  •          How to Retain Our Members?
  •          How to Find and Prepare New Member Leaders?

11:30am – Lunch/Networking (lunch provided)

12:15pm – Member Leadership Transition Process

1:00pm –    Voice of the Customer

1:45pm –    Break / Networking

2:00pm –    Navigation of the ASQ Member Leader Site & Friday Fast Facts

2:30pm –    Quality Café Table Topics (Pick a 2nd topic)

3:30pm –    ASQ Transition: Future state ideas

4:30pm –    Recap What Worked and What Didn’t

4:45pm –    Adjourn


RUs: Will be given at event.


Cost:  $35 / person which covers meeting expenses


Meals: Continental breakfast, box lunch, and all day coffee, water, and tea will be provided

Please communicate any dietary restrictions in your RSVP


Registration: <<<<Click here to RSVP and pre-pay via Eventbrite>>>>

-If you prefer to pay cash at the door, please email Jim Johnstone, ASQ Austin Chair at to RSVP

-Registration closes at midnight, January 18.  No refunds are issued for cancellations after January 18 close of registration.


Event Photos:

Jim Johnstone in character as a track marshal, explaining the job’s role and responsibilities
Jim Johnstone giving a tour of the track control room