Congress on Quality in Guatemala

On August 24th and 25th companies and public institutions will meet to discuss issues such as standards and quality management, as well as taking part in a business roundtables for the industrial sector.

Thursday, April 21, 2016

From a statement issued by Agexport:

Guatemala April 20, 2016. -AGEXPORT-, Ministry of Economy, The Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources, The Ministry of Finance, and Universidad del Valle, are some of the 18 public, private and academic institutions of the Organizing Committee of the XI Congress on Quality, which seeks to strengthen the culture of quality in Guatemala on issues of quality management, enabling agency and multi-sectoral work to productively contribute to growth and development.

This congress will be held on August 24 and 25 2016, at the Westin Camino Real. It has been designed with a platform to meet different needs of various actors in the productive sector on the issue of quality, especially including SMEs, with the purpose of these companies including fundamental aspects that establish and foster a culture of quality that allows them to be more productive and competitive and boost enthusiasm for developing new business opportunities, said the representative of the Organizing Committee for the Congress on quality, Alex Pineda.

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Congress on Quality in Costa Rica

April 2016

On May 12 and 13 a conference on quality management will be held in San Jose which will focus on the sectors of health and safety.

From a statement issued by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry:

San Jose April 28, 2016. The Ministry of Economy, Industry and Commerce (MEIC), as rector of the National Council for Quality and technical bodies made up of: the National Agency for Standardization (INTECO), the Technical Regulation Body (ORT), the Costa Rican Metrology Laboratory (LACOMET) and the Costa Rican Accreditation Entity (ECA), is promoting the First International Conference on Quality, on May 12 and 13 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Corobici.

International Conference on Quality

August 2014

The event will be held on August 25th and 26th in Guatemala City and will deal with issues related to quality systems and accessing markets with GlobalGAP certifications.

From a statement issued by the Guatemalan Exporters Association (Agexport):

Managing occupational risks, voluntary agreements for improving the environmental services, and best practices for reducing costs, are some of the central issues which will be addressed at the 2014 International Congress on Quality.

Expo Conference on Water in Guatemala

June 2014

On September 3rd and 4th companies in the industry will discuss topics such as water treatment, technology and efficient use of water resources in the industry.

From a statement issued by the Guatemalan Exporters Association (Agexport):

AGEXPORT and the Hidroindustria Organizing Committee, in conjunction with the Chamber of Construction and Asazgua launched today May 12, 2014, the 3rd edition of Hidroindustria Expo and Conference, aimed at uniting the efforts made in the area water industry to make better use of the resource by being environmentally responsible.

Guatemala Hosts Quality Congress

September 2012

On 25 and 26 September at the Grand Tikal Futura Hotel the 9th national and 3rd Central American Congress on Quality will take place.

Organized by the Ministry of Economics, Universidad del Valle de Guatemala and the Directorate of National Quality System (Incotec) and various business groups, the meeting will be held under the motto "Continuous improvement, strategy for competitiveness."

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