Colorado State University - Pueblo hosts community experts at Six Sigma event

Colorado State University - Pueblo hosts community experts at Six Sigma event

PUEBLO – Representatives from the engineering industry and the Colorado State University-Pueblo Engineering Department will provide an introduction to Six Sigma, a tool used to gain competitive advantage in the market, from 2-4 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 12. in the Hasan School of Business Auditorium.

 The event will introduce Six Sigma, a tool that industries are using in their daily operations to gain a competitive edge in the market. Speakers will familiarize students with a variety of ways in which Six Sigma is applied to real-world working environments.
Guest speakers include Charles A. Aguilar III, independent contractor at the New York-based SSA & Company; John Linck, manager of carbon research and development at the local Goodrich Corporation; Roy Molter, chief operating officer at Atlas Pacific Engineering; and R. B. Wiley, principal investigator in the Engineering Services Division of the Transportation Technology Center Inc..

The Six Sigma event also will feature CSU-Pueblo faculty speakers Dr. Jane Fraser, chair of the Department of Engineering, and Dr. Peter Billingham, professor of operations management in the Hasan School of Business.

The Engineering Department seeks to produce quality Industrial Engineering students by offering a wide range of courses, applicable to various real-world, industrial projects in order to prepare them for careers in the industry and in academia.

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Colorado State University - Pueblo is a regional, comprehensive university emphasizing professional, career-oriented, and applied programs. Displaying excellence in teaching, celebrating diversity, and engaging in service and outreach, CSU-Pueblo is distinguished by access, opportunity, and the overall quality of services provided to its students.