Philadelphia, PA

The 61st annual Fall Technical Conference (FTC) will be held in Philadelphia, PA, October 4-6, 2017. FTC has long been a forum for both statistics and quality and is co-sponsored by the American Society for Quality (Chemical and Process Industries Division and Statistics Division) and the American Statistical Association (Section on Physical and Engineering Sciences and Section on Quality and Productivity). The theme of this year’s conference is “Statistics: Powering a Revolution in Quality Improvement.”

Quick Schedule

Wednesday, Oct 4 – Short Courses (8:30am – 5:30pm), Opening Reception (6:00 – 7:30pm)

Thursday, Oct 5 – Day 1 Sessions (8:00am – 5:00pm)

Friday, Oct 6 – Day 2 Sessions (8:00am – 6:00pm)

Who Should Attend

The goal of this conference is to engage researchers and practitioners in a dialogue that leads to more effective use of statistics to improve quality and foster innovation. Attendees should have a desire to participate, network, and discover new techniques to solve real-world problems!

Industries:

  • Academic
  • Quality
  • Manufacturing
  • Process industries
  • Government
  • Healthcare
  • Service

Job Titles:

  • Statisticians
  • Researchers
  • Managers
  • Lean professionals
  • Process improvement team members
  • Continuous improvement managers
  • Master Black Belts
  • Six Sigma Black Belts