Introducing Our Stream Speakers

Find out the details of speakers in all the Streams at APQO / Qualcon 2021

Stream Information

The Future of Quality is NOW

Stream 1 – Rethinking Customers and Relationships

Stream 2 – Rethinking Processes

Stream 3 – Rethinking Excellence

Stream 4 – Rethinking Leadership and People

Stream 3 – Rethinking Excellence

Carew Hatherley

(New Zealand)
MD of The IQM Group. Board member and Secretary of the NZ Business Excellence Foundation

Engr. Angelica Cortero Fraginal

MD and Senior Consultant, ACF Consultancy and Training Services
Former President, Philippine Society for Quality

Albert “Skip” Greenaway

EAGLE Certification Group – Chairman
Green & Clean – President/CEO

Atif Baig

(New Zealand)
Centre for Organisational Excellence Research (COER), Massey University, NZ

Taking Quality Beyond Binary

Performance Excellence Framework Adoption Experience: Answers to the “What, Why and How?

First Organized Career Path for Quality Auditors

An exploration of the organisational excellence architecture required to support an award-winning business excellence journey

Janardan Ghimire

Chairman, National Certification and Management Nepal Pvt. Ltd.

Xi Qinfeng

Dir. Comprehensive Management & International Communication Departments, SAQ

Kathryn Lockyer, Roslina Ab Wahid and Nigel Grigg

(AUS, Malaysia, NZ)

Srividhya Venkatesan

Co-founder VR AR Solutions Australia

Growth of Excellence of Orthodox Tea Sector through Organic Farming, GMP, and ISO 22000 in Nepal

Responding to Public Emergencies—Practices and Standardization of Organizational Quality Management  

Auditor Training for 21C

Experiential learning through Immersive Technologies to enhance knowledge retention and reduce cost of poor quality.

Ravi Bhattarai

Six Sigma, Black Belt Certified, Hoshin Kanri and QFD Qualified, Certified SCRUM Developer

Partha Dev

Global Head of Structural Engineering, Integrity Solutions
ROSEN Australia

Saad Ghafoor

(New Zealand)
Associate Researcher – Centre for Organisational Excellence Research (COER)

Collaborative Excellence though Agile/SCRUM Implementation

Making Standardization a Key Ally in Managing the Energy Sector Disruptions

A Global Study on Designing Business Excellence (BE) Frameworks and Promoting, Facilitating, and Awarding BE

Stream 4 – Rethinking Leadership and People

Keith Phillips

(New Zealand)
CEO of QLBS (QuantumLeap Beyond Spreadsheets )

Jessen Yeoh

P Excel Advisory Pty Ltd, Accredited Baptist pastor, Lean Sensei, LSBB, CQP, IRCA QHSE Principal Auditor, member of ASQ & CQI

Ranjeeta Singh

(New Zealand)
NZOQ Board Director

Suresh Prabhakaran

AOQ WA Chapter Lead,

Lead the Digital Transformation by Doing

Spiritual Leadership & ISO 9000 Family

Before Quality, there was Engagement

Overcoming disruption and delivering positive organisational and personal outcomes.

Alice Mastroserio

Quality, Environment and Sustainability – Innovation leader, Aurecon Australasia Pty Ltd.

David Jago and Brett Abraham 

David Jago M.Des.Studies, CToPF, AOQ, ILP
Brett Abraham B.Eng (Mech), AOQ, ASQ, CQIA


Kirsty Harding

Aurecon, Quality Environment and Sustainability Business Partner

Nayak Madhusmita

Deputy Regional Director, UAE, ASQ
Director General, UAE, GCPIT

Rethinking Quality, making ourselves relevant to Leadership

Say what! Conversations that get somewhere?

Brewing up a Strong Culture of Quality in a Storm of Disruption

The Altrocentric Leader: An end to the era of alpha-male leadership

Matthew Rathinam

AOQ, Sydney Chapter Lead


Management Innovation: Can it influence a paradigm shift to Quality Management?