Note Time Change and Menu:
Networking begins at 5:30pm and dinner will start at 6:00pm. Program to start at 7:00pm.
Dinner selection: Choice of London Broil, Marinated Chicken Brest over Rice Pilaf, Fillet of Haddock (broiled or fried), Spanakopita, or Garlic Chicken with broccoli over tortellini.
“Construction Quality Control”
Presented by Melisa Leach
Abstract for Presentation:
New York State requires that only certain types of projects have construction quality control and only requires that specific elements be inspected; however, construction quality control is paramount in terms of building quality, longevity and to protect the designers’ intent. Melisa is a local licensed engineers who has worked as a quality control engineer on various construction projects. Take a journey through some construction projects with Melisa to hear about what can go wrong and the direction we should be taking in construction quality control.
Bio of Presenter
Melisa Leach: P.E., M. ASCE is a local professional engineer with 14 years of experience in the design and construction industries. Her expertise in construction quality control led to her being the lead Construction Project Manager for multiple K-12 and private projects in our area. In addition to being a licensed engineer, she has other certifications including: OSHA 10 and Structural Steel and Bolts.
About The ASQ Binghamton Section… “An Invitation To Join Us”
The ASQ Binghamton section encourages you to reserve the 3rd Thursday of each month (except July and August) to attend our Professional Development Dinner Meetings. We offer a wide range of relevant program topics which span all types of businesses; including manufacturing, process industries, service industries, healthcare, education, government… and others. Quality is a critical parameter in every organization. We can always learn new concepts, tools, and approaches from each other… regardless of the organization type. Often our meetings also provide an opportunity to learn about things that are going on right in our local area while frequently obtaining a world-wide view of innovations and advancements that are shaping our society.
You don’t have to be an ASQ Member to participate in our events. Everyone is welcome. Bring a spouse, a friend, business associate… even a shirt-tail relative! Network with experienced professionals and “everyday folk” who share an interest in this important ingredient called “quality.” Join us for a dinner that can satisfy all tastes and/or food restrictions. Then, sit back and enjoy a structured yet informal technical presentation or program.
Read below for additional information on typical event costs and the venue location. Try us… you’ll like us!
Event Location – Time – Cost:
The dinner meeting venue is yet to be determined – Please check this website for updated information.
Cost is $20 for member and non-member admission, including the networking session, program and dinner. The cost is $10 for students including dinner. The cost is $5 to cover the minimum venue cover charge for attendees who prefer to attend the networking and program sessions without dinner. Pay at the door, please.
Please RSVP on this website Registration link.
Don’t miss this interesting program!
We encourage you to attend every Professional Development Dinner Meeting, plant tour or ASQ Binghamton sponsored event.
Common quality principles and practices apply to EVERY business and organization. Therefore, you can always learn something from one of our programs… even though the topic may be completely outside you normal discipline. Sharing information is important if the ASQ is truly going to achieve its goal of being “The Global Voice of Quality.” Furthermore, we need YOUR thoughts and ideas related to the needs of both YOU and YOUR ORGANIZATION if we are to better meet those needs of a diverse community.
Please join us… and remember; you don’t have to be an ASQ member to attend any of our events. So bring a friend, your spouse, and/or work associate.
Come; experience the camaraderie of like-minded, quality professionals!