Press Release

EtQ to Host Aviation Safety Management System Summit

FARMINGDALE, NY (01-10-11): EtQ is pleased to announce its first-ever Aviation Safety Management System (SMS) Summit to be held on February 1, 2011 at the Tempe Mission Palms Hotel in Tempe, AZ.

This summit is a free event designed to provide professionals in the aviation industry with knowledge to help them in their SMS initiatives. It will feature sessions on key SMS topics from world-renown aviation experts and is ideal for Aviation Safety Professionals who wish to learn more about how to incorporate a simple, yet effective, risk-based Safety Management System.

Topics will include:

  • What technologies are available to automate the SMS
  • How some companies are currently automating their SMS
  • How to bring about convergence of Quality and Safety systems under a single platform

“EtQ is offering this seminar to provide those in the Aviation industry with information on the enterprise SMS as well as provide insight into how technology can help them in their SMS journey,” stated Morgan Palmer, Chief Technology Officer at EtQ. “We look forward to meeting with the Aviation community and in dissecting the enterprise SMS — from its various technology enablers to a look into its past, present, and future.”

EtQ's SMS Summit will include sessions led by Bill Voss, President and CEO of the Flight Safety Foundation; Morgan Palmer; and case studies presented by Peter Blake, Senior Vice President of Safety of Korean Air; and Callie Choat, Director of Safety Assurance and Environmental Programs at US Airways.

For more information or to register for EtQ’s free SMS Summit, visit us at

For more information about EtQ, please visit, or to schedule a virtual demo, contact EtQ Inc., at 800-354-4476 or 516-293-0949, or e-mail us at

About EtQ

EtQ is the leading Enterprise Quality and EHS Management and Compliance Software for identifying, mitigating, and preventing high-risk events through integration, automation, and collaboration. EtQ uses best-in-class, integrated modules and enterprise application integration to manage and measure quality and compliance processes and execute organizational change. Key modules within the product include: Document Control, CAPA (Corrective and Preventive Action), Audit Software, Complaint Handling, Risk Management, Change Management, Employee Training, Project Management, Nonconforming Materials, Enterprise Reporting, and more than 20 additional compliance-oriented modules. With its world-class flexible workflow, collaborative platform, EtQ has developed a unique niche to support enterprises involved in various compliance management initiatives such as; cGxP (FDA), ISO 13485, ISO 9001:2008, ISO/TS 16949, ISO 14001, ISO 22000, AS 9001, TL 9000, OHSAS 18001, RoHS, Sarbanes-Oxley, HACCP, SQF and similar standards for compliance and regulatory management. EtQ has been providing compliance solutions to a variety of markets for over 15 years.

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