ISO 9001 has undergone major changes from 2008 to the new 2015 revision with structural changes in the standard from 8 sections to 10.The ISO 9001 sections are listed below:
Terms and definitions
Context of the organization
Attendees will learn what the changes are from ISO 9001:2008 to ISO 9001:2015 and how they may impact current registrations or what might aspiring organizations need to focus on to reach compliance. Ms. Thomas will:
Walk through the standard items that the ISO auditor will be looking for on the next surveillance audit
Discuss the schedule for when 2008 expires and when everyone needs to be operating to 2015
Explain increased flexibility for documentation and records
Discuss how risk management is addressed
Critical items that may have been taken for granted in the past which now come into play
ISO9000 - definition changes which impact the interpretation and response to requirements
Ms. DonnaThomas leads the Quality Excellence organization in Xerox Services' PDSI Quality Office. In this role, she is standing up a federated quality assurance and quality control organization that will move quality to the left in our business lifecycle with every client engagement. She is also a subject matter expert on CMMI and is leading the CMMI efforts for the Transportation Delivery Center and it the author of Xerox Services' computer-based training module, CMMI DEV and she championed cost optimization initiatives (COIs) totaling approximately $19M in 2014, built a quality assurance and internal audit organization from scratch, established automatic metrics collection and reporting, and lead a cultural process transformation that lead to securing an ISO 9001 certificationwithin 10 monthsin 2013, yielding "zero nonconformities" with 33 best practices identified by the external auditor. Throughout her career, she has worked on a number transformation challenges including standing up an ERP with shared services for payroll, benefits and HR at Lockheed Martin, managing $2.3B joint project for Boeing, and owning and operating a successful small business in the area of compliance and quality assurance. Throughout her working history, Ms. Thomas has held key leadership positions and been responsible for turning operations around when no one else could. She brings a passion to "make it happen."
Donna, is well-known among global quality leaders, currently serving as the only systems integrator representative for the transportation industry on the US TAG to ISO/TC 176 Quality Management & Quality Assurance committee for updating the next release of ISO 9001, targeted for 2015. Formerly, she was the Global Working Group Secretary for the QuEST Forum, and is a co-author of TL9000. In addition, she is a certified ISO 9001 Internal Auditor, CMMI Associate, a LSS Greenbelt and a National Quality Award Baldrige examiner. She has spoken at a number of events and has presented and published over 26 technical papers and articles on benchmarking, operational excellence, business management, systems engineering, metrics, quality and process in her career with her most recent being a featured article in the September 2014 edition of ASQ's Quality Progress and here is a link to a recent blog interview:http://xerox.bz/1nICt3e
Hilton Garden Inn 8241 Snowden River Parkway Columbia, MD 21045
From Baltimore Washington International Airport - Exit airport and take I-195 west. Exit 2B/RT 295 South Washington. Stay on 295 South to MD Route 100 west. Travel on Route 100 to exit 3/Snowden River Parkway. Turn left at the second light. The hotel is on the immediate right. From Reagan National Airport - Exit airport to I-395 northern Virginia. Take 395 to 495 towards Rockville. Take 495 to I-95 north. Exit I-95 at exit 43B/RT 100 Ellicott City. Take RT 100 to exit 3/Snowden River Parkway. Turn left at the second light. The hotel is on the right. From Interstate 95 - Take Route 100 West/Ellicott City to Snowden River Parkway. Turn left at the second traffic light. The hotel is on the right. From route 295 - Exit Route 295 onto Route 100 west Ellicott City. Then take Snowden River Parkway. Turn left at the second traffic light. The hotel is on the right. From Route 29 - Take Route 29 to Route 100 east Glen Burnie. Then take Snowden River Parkway exit. Turn left at the second traffic light. The hotel is on the right.
Registration: 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Opening Remarks: 9:00 a.m. to 9:05 a.m. Presentation: 9:05 a.m. to 12 noon. Lunch: Noon to 1:00 p.m. Q & A: 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
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