terça-feira, 17 de julho de 2018

QOE @ International Conference on Quality and Engineering Management, Barcelona

The Research Group on Quality and Organizational Excellence (RG-QOE) was represented at the 3rd International Conference on Quality and Engineering Management (ICQEM2018) that took place in Barcelona, Spain, between July 11 and 13.

Paulo Sampaio, the coordinator of the RG-QOE, is the conference chair of this biannual event, which the third edition took place in the Universitat Internacional de Catalunya, in Barcelona.
Around 100 people attended the conference and some members of the RG-QOE presented their work.

On July 12:
- Ana João Mendes presented the "The EFQM Excellence Model in a Research Centre";
- Dalilis Ecobar presented the "Delight in excellent tourism experiences: The role of the exceptional value";
- Catarina Saraiva and Pedro Domingues presented the "Contributions towards the improvement of the IMS-MM©: A Delphi method study";
- Ilknur Uzdurum presented the "«Qualiteer»: the new professional of the 21st Century".

On July 13:
- Rui Oliveira presented the "A maturity model to assess Supply Chain Quality Management integration";
- Aneta Kucińska-Landwójtowicz presented the "Barriers to the development of Continuous Improvement maturity in the manufacturing company"; 
- Catarina Cubo presented the "World State of Quality 2017: results of a worldwide approach to measure macroquality";
- Alfonso Hérnandez presented the "Integrating management systems in pursue of sustainability" and the "Assessing the financial effects of adopting multiple certifications".

Further, Alfonso Hérnandez was awarded with the "Best Student Paper" award.