Dr. KS Chin (ASQ Country Counselor of Hong Kong) and I joined the ASQ Country Counselor Meeting at 3:00pm in Washington Room in David L. Lawrence Convention Centre on 15 May 2011 (Sunday) at 3:00pm.
The meeting was separated into two parts. The first part was Open Session and the second part was Country Counselor (CC) and Local Member Community (LMC) Member Leader Workshop.
After welcome and introduction speech by Willy, as well as ASQ Global Managing Director comments by Mr. John Fowler (we met in Hong Kong on 28 March 2011), Brand positioning was introduced as “For people passionate about improvement, ASQ is the global knowledge network that links the best ideas, tools and experts – because ASQ has the reputation and reach to bring together the diverse quality champions who are transforming our world.”
Then the new slogan was “The Global Voice of Quality”. Different country counselors translated it into their country language. I tried to translated it into Chinese as “全球品質之聲”.
After that they discussed the LMC’s role and responsibility and different counselors discussed their country situation.
Dr. KS Chin received ASQ Country Counselor certificate. (And also the name card)
We took a photo with Tommy Tam (ASQ Global Development Director). (After this meeting, we exchanged idea of HKSQ CLabQS certification and certificate course of “QM for Lab”, as well as, TQE program in CityUHK.)
Finally, we took a group photo for memory.
After the meeting, we registered the ASQ WCQI.
Photo taken with Mr. S.E. LiJofi (MD/CEO, SELFA Nig. Ltd.) and he was ASQ Country Counselor in Nigeria.
Dr. KS Chin (Ex-chairman of HKSQ), Ms. Minda Chiang (Secretary of HKSQ) and I (Chairman of HKSQ) took a photo in front of the exhibition hall.
We met Mr. Kevin Wu (Chief Representative & General Manager of ASQ China).
Prof. Yoshinori IIZUKA was ASQ Medalists and Award Winners 2011 and we congratulated his achievement and presented a souvenir to him.
I met Mr. Bill L. Wortman (CEO, Quality Council of Indiana) again.
We had played the Bingo Card which needed to visit all ASQ division and got the sign. After completed the form, we would join the lucky draw at the end of the conference.
We had a free dinner in the exhibition hall.
The layout of the exhibition hall was showed.
I found China flag in front of entry.
In this Sunday morning, we went to the church for worship. It was found that the church was established for long time ago and some photos were shared.
After worship, we went to the restaurant named “Giovanni’s Pizza & Pasta” to have lunch.
The inside of the small restaurant had many draw related to sport.
Heavy food for four people was found more than enough. It was about US$44.
When we finished, we took a photo of the chef.