August 18–20, 2010Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference CenterBethesda, MD
To have an effective supplier audit program, your company must have an effective audit team. Supplier audits are often performed either to begin a fruitful relationship or to save a teetering one. It is important that the audit team be trained to get as accurate a picture as possible of the supplier’s quality system, but also trained in the subtleties of appropriate supplier interaction. This presentation details effective methods for training auditors and includes tips and tricks for performing supplier audits.