A total of 30 staff from the International Center, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) or Putra International visited the Institute of Quality Management (IPQ) on May 7, 2017 (Sunday). The working visit led by the Director of Putra International, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zelina Zaiton Ibrahim aims to gain experience and sharing of information regarding the implementation of Quality Environment Practices (5S / QE) management at IPQ in particular and UUM in general.
The delegation was welcomed by the Deputy Director of Quality Excellence System (BSKK) IPQ, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Norhani Aripin and IPQ 5S Committee members.
The ceremony began with a welcome speech by the Deputy Director of the BSKK and a brief presentation on 5S activities by the Head of the 5S Promotion Committee, Mr. Mohd Farhan Ismail.
I am very impressed with the management and acculturation of 5S at IPQ in particular and UUM in general. We hope this visit will give new ideas to all staff at Putra International to instill the 5S culture in our department said Assoc.Prof. Dr. Zelina Zaiton Ibrahim in her speech.
It is hoped that this visit, will boost the bilateral relations between Putra International and IPQ. The ceremony ended with a tour around the two divisions of IPQ; the Division of Global Competitiveness (BDSG) and the Division of Quality Excellence System (BSKK).