The Evening Lecture for the month of January was organised on 31st Jan 2015, at NIQR Conference Hall in Nungambakkam, Chennai.

Dr.V.Swaminathan, Coordinator ,  Mr.G.Rangarajan, Chairman- NIQR Chennai  Br.,   Rtn.V.Athikesan, M.D- Sowbaghya Enterprises and the Chief Guest -    Mr.G R Janarthanan - Natl. President - NIQR Dr Swaminathan's lecture audience in attention Dr Swaminathan interacts with audience Dr Swaminathan felicitated by Dr A Sanjeeva Rao Dr Swaminathan's lecture Mr G Rangarajan summing up 6 Chairman Mr S Rajasekarn presenting the Membership Certificate


The Evening Lecture for the month of January was organised on 31st Jan 2015, at NIQR Conference Hall in Nungambakkam, Chennai. Dr. V. Swaminathan, National Vice President – NIQR delivered a lecture on "End- to- End Strategy for Enhancing Competitiveness by Implementing TQM". The lecture was based on the paper presented by him at ICQ'14-Tokyo held in Japan on 20th October 2014.

New Book on “ Quality Awareness ” Written by Mr. A. Krishna Swami was released by the Chief Guest Rtn. V. Athikesavan, Managing Director - Sowbhagya Enterprises (P) Ltd., Chennai and distributed to all participants.

Mr. S. Rajasekaran, Chairman NIQR Chennai Branch presided over the function well attended by NIQR members. Dr. V. Swaminathan, explained how Competitiveness Scalability is the catch word for survival for enlarging the market presence while, Strategy is the art and science of planning and routing the resources for their most efficient and effective use. Dr. VS dwelt at length the Comprehensive Strategy, stretched out in length and breadth with TQM tools & techniques, keeping Competitiveness as the key result area both within and beyond the organization.

Dr. VS advocated the 7C approach Model, for the implementation of the End-to-End Strategy for enhancing Competitiveness, consisting of following phases: Consolidate, Converge, Conceive, Convert, Communicate, Collaborate and Challenge which are woven through the fabrics of TQM. He also shared for 10 minutes useful information he observed during his visit to NISSAN Parent plant Japan for the benefit of our members. He rounded off explaining the details of the presentation he made in 'Global Quality Summit' (WAQ) organised by JUSE and ASQ about the success story of NIQR.

Mr. G. Rangarajan, Secretary NIQR HQ, summed up the proceedings and shared his own thoughts about the revival of the NISSAN Plant. At the end of the session, new Life Members were presented Membership Certificates by Mr. S. Rajasekaran, Chairman NIQR Chennai Branch. Dr. V Swaminathan, VP NIQR HQ is a Post Graduate Engineer with a profound knowledge on Policy Deployment, having a Doctoral Degree in TQM. He has secured various Outstanding, Intellectual and Excellence Awards for his valuable contributions in the areas of Consulting, Writing, Quality, Production and Social Work. He has facilitated 7 Companies to earn the prestigious Deming Award and Guided Two Indian companies for obtaining coveted TPM Excellence award.



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Shri LSN Guptha Memorial Lecture Meeting on 10th Oct 2015


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