William Kovacich

Quality Engineer, Caterpillar, Inc., Columbia, SC, USA

Bill Kovacich has been employed by Caterpillar Inc. for 32 years as a metallurgist and quality engineer. His manufacturing background includes metal casting, welding, ferrous heat treatment, high-precision machining, powder metallurgy processing, and quality management system development. Bill holds a patent for powder metallurgy sinter brazing. He is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt, an IRCA (International Register of Certificated Auditors)-certified QMS Principal Auditor, voting member of the U.S. Technical Advisory Group (US TAG) for International Organization for Standardization technical committee TC 176, and convener of TC 176 Sub-Committee 3 Working Group 19 that is revising ISO/TR 10013 Guidelines for Quality Management System Documentation. An avid adventurer, Bill is a former sport parachutist and rugby player, has climbed two of the world’s Seven Summits, and has reached the Magnetic South Pole.



Registration Hours (Zeno 4601)

WED, April 4, 2018: 7 AM-12 PM; 1 PM-4 PM
THU, April 5, 2018: 7 AM-12 PM; 1 PM-6 PM
FRI, April 6, 2018: 7 AM-12 PM; 1 PM-6 PM
SAT, April 7, 2018: 7 AM-12 PM

Gift Distribution  (Zeno 4603)
 WED, April 4, 2018: 9 AM-12 PM  
THU, April 5, 2018: 4 PM-6 PM
 FRI, April 6, 2018: 9 AM-12 PM

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