Associations and Resources
American Society for Quality
A members organization providing knowledge, training, networking, and certification for ISO9000, Six Sigma and other Quality based initiatives.www.asq.org
BPM-ClubThe BPM Club organizes various online and live meetings in many cities in the German-speaking area with a goal to exchange the experience around process management, process optimization, organizational development and process-oriented business management. It is also the largest and active expert group for process management, organizational development and process-oriented business management on the business networking platform XING (http://xing.to/bpmclub).
Business Process Incubator
Business Process Incubator is an online resource sparking to life the promises of Business Process Management (BPM). Free registration provides access to a wealth of BPM related resources such as free BPMN modelers, best practice presentations, verification and conversion web-services to-and-from various BPM standards, and a complete BPM eLearning curriculum.www.businessprocessincubator.com
DSAGWith around 60,000 members from over 3,300 companies in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, DSAG is the leading and most influential group for SAP users. For its members, DSAG provides a platform for knowledge transfer and beneficial communication among SAP experts.
European Organization for Quality
The EOQ is the European interdisciplinary organization striving for effective improvement in the sphere of quality management as the coordinating body and catalyst of its Full Member Organizations (FMOs).
i Six Sigma
iSixSigma is the leading Six Sigma information portal and marketplace, and is frequented by more than 70% the Fortune 100 companies in America. Providing free resources for over 400,000 worldwide visitors each month, iSixSigma offers original and insightful articles, tools/templates, professional development opportunities, and many other Six Sigma benefits. Visit iSixSigma and join the largest community of Six Sigma professionals in the world.www.isixsigma.com
ISSSP Overview & Mission: The International Society of Six Sigma Professionals (ISSSP) was founded in 1997 in Scottsdale, Arizona as an affiliation of professional people benefiting and advancing the methodology, companies applying the methodology and individuals involved in the application of the methodology.www.isssp.com
IQA is the leading professional body for the advancement of quality practices in the UK, was originally founded in 1919 as the Institute of Engineering Inspection. It is a not-for-profit organization and a respected contributor to policy issues at a national and international level.
Object Management Group
The Object Management Group (OMG) is an open membership, not-for-profit consortium that produces and maintains computer industry specifications for interoperable enterprise applications. Our membership includes virtually every large company in the computer industry, and hundreds of smaller ones. Most of the companies that shape enterprise and Internet computing today are represented on our Board of Directors.www.omg.org
Timely, Topical, Fresh, Credible, Clear and Concisely Worded Information for the Six Sigma and Process Improvement Community.www.sixsigmazone.com