The first National Productivity and Quality Convention (NPQC) was organized from 1 st to 3 rd August 2018. The NPQC 2018 garnered a total of 114 entries and the participation of 100 companies in three categories, more than 400 delegates, which include 24 SMEs, 34 large companies and 42 public organisations.
To encourage a maximum number of organisations in their quest for productivity and quality improvement, 72 Awards were considered: 12 Gold, 24 Silver and 36 Bronze. The remaining organisations obtained a Certificate of Participation.
The key reward was the participation of the Grand Winners - 2 teams in each category- at the International Quality Control Convention (ICQCC) 2018 in Resorts World of Sentosa, Singapore from 22 nd to 25 th October 2018. The NPCC funded the Air Fare, the Registration fees for the ICQCC, the Accommodation and the Learning Tour for 3 participants per team.
The NPQC 2019 will be held in May 2019 and the Grand Winners will fly to Tokyo, Japan to participate in the ICQCC 2019 in September.