QERS 2017

September 6, 2017, Brno, Czech Republic


The main topics of conference focus on methodologies, which have been developed to improve the quality, environment, reliability and safety during development, manufacturing and implementation processes of components, devices, boards and even systems. All methods and tools developed to improve quality, environment-friendly products or assess reliability are relevant to our topics. Of course, studies dedicated to topics, which improve the pure knowledge of quality evaluation and reliability assessment, even without direct application are also relevant.


  • Quality Management and Quality Assurance
  • Innovative Applications of Quality Tools and Techniques
  • Testing Innovations
  • Design for Six Sigma
  • Systems Thinking
  • Trends in Manufacturing and Metrology
  • Creating a Culture of Quality through Innovative Management and Strategies
  • System Approach to Product Development
  • Risk-based Thinking in Quality Management


  • Product Design and Life Cycle Assessment
  • Innovations for Smart & Green Technology
  • Environmentally Friendly Product Development
  • Ecodesign
  • Energy Savings
  • Sustainable Manufacturing


  • Reliability Assessment and Reporting
  • Reliability Growth Analysis
  • Design for Reliability
  • Reliability Prediction
  • Technical Diagnostics
  • Service and Maintenance of Machines
  • Reliability Specifications and Metrics
  • Reliability Data Collection, Management and Analysis
  • Human Factors of Reliability


  • Risk Assessment and Safety Analysis
  • Occupational Safety and Health Management
  • Accident Prevention
  • Safety Culture
  • Safety of Machinery
  • Functional Safety
  • Human Factors in Safety

This webpage is sponsored by

Institute of Production Machines, Systems and Robotics

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering

Brno University of Technology

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