NIQR, Trivandrum Branch conducted a two day seminar on “Towards Absolute Quality-Tools and Techniques” on 29th & 30th March 2019 at Hotel Pankaj, Trivandrum.
The Seminar was inaugurated by Shri. D. Sam Dayala Dev, Distinguished Scientist, Director, ISRO Inertial Systems Unit. The Key note address on Absolute Quality was delivered by Shri. K. S. Mani, Outstanding Scientist, Deputy. Director, Reliability & Quality Assurance, Area of ISRO Inertial Systems Unit.
There were five technical sessions spread over the two days.
‘Quality Assurance for Aerospace Systems’ was covered by Shri. C. A. Ignatious Vice President, M/s. Vin Vish tech. & former Dy. Director of Systems Reliability Entity of Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, Trivandrum.
Dr. Aniyan, AGM (Quality) of Brahmos Aerospace Thiruvananthapuram Ltd. dealt with ‘Total Quality Management & Total Productive Maintenance’.
‘Basic & Advanced tools of Quality’ was dealt by Shri. C. V. Gowri Sankar, National Secretary, NIQR.
Shri. Amarnath Raja, CEO & Co-founder of Inapp, Technopark, Trivandrum has given an overview of CMMI.
‘Bench Marking & 5S approach’ was dealt by Dr. V. M. Gunasekaran, National Committee member, NIQR.
Shri. K.R. Mohan Ananthararayanan former Division Head, Quality-Mechanical of Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre and Vice Chairman of NIQR, Trivandrum Branch covered “Effective Supplier Quality Management for Aerospace Systems”.
“Case Studies of Quality Improvement through Standards” was presented by Shri. R. C. Mathew former Director, Bureau of Indian Standards.
The Seminar was attended by eighty nine delegates from ISRO Centers all over India, Students from NIQR Student Chapter and Industries. The Seminar provided lot of takeaways for the delegates in learning and practicing Absolute Quality in their work.