The Society for Standards Professionals
Please join our panelists for a webinar co-hosted by
the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) and
the Society for Standards Professionals (SES):
Certification of Standards Professionals
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 from 12:00 – 1:30 pm ET
Note that this is 1 hour earlier than our usual time!
Free to SES/ANSI Members w $50 for non-SES/non-ANSI members
The webinar will be moderated and there will be opportunity for questions.
For further information and to register, go to www.ses-standards.org.
About the Webinar:
The webinar will feature three panelists who will discuss certification programs related to standards, and their value to professionals and employers. The webinar will be moderated by SES member Ron Jones, Consultant, and will feature the following panelists:
• Certification Overview: Roy Swift, Executive Director at Workcred
• SES Certification Program: Lee Webster, Director, Employees Relations at University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB)
• Korea’s Certification Program: Donggeun Choi, Principle Researcher, Korean Standards Association (KSA)
About the Speakers:
Roy Swift is Executive Director at Workcred and previously served as the chief workforce development officer at ANSI and senior director of personnel credentialing accreditation programs. He has served on national committees, non-profit Boards of Directors, and government advisory committees. Dr. Swift holds a B.S. in occupational therapy from the University of Kansas, an M.S. Ed. from the University of Southern California, and a Ph.D. in continuing and vocational education with an emphasis in continuing competency in the professions from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Lee Webster is currently UTMB’s Director of Employee Relations, overseeing HR services support for a 12,000 person academic healthcare organization. Over a 20-year period prior to joining SHRM, Lee held important HR positions at Exxon Mobil, PepsiAmericas, and other international Fortune 500 firms. He is currently the chair of the certification committee for the Standards Engineering Society. Lee holds a BS in Engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point, an MS in Management Systems from the University of Central Texas, and a JD/MBA from Northwestern University.
Donggeun Choi, Ph.D. is principle researcher for policy research in Korean Standards Association (KSA) where he joined in 2000. His experience includes international cooperation, policy research, and education in the field of standardization in various committees of APEC, PASC, ICES and ISO, and has participated in numerous international meetings including APEC, ISO, and PASC. He holds a Ph.D. in Technology and Innovation Management from Sungkyunkwan University.
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