ETQ CTO Joins Johnson & Johnson Executive at ASQ World Conference to Present

May 9, 2022

ETQ Also Showcases Advanced QMS Features and Connected Quality Capabilities of Reliance NXG

BURLINGTON, MASS. – May 9, 2022 – ETQ, part of Hexagon, the leading quality management system (QMS) provider, today announced that it will be showcasing its Reliance NXG QMS at the ASQ World Conference on Quality & Improvement. The live conference will be held May 15-18, 2022, in Anaheim, Calif.

“In light of increasing product complexity and greater compliance requirements, automating quality processes has been on the minds of major enterprises as a means to reduce risk, save costs, and maximize efficiencies enterprise-wide,” said ETQ CEO Rob Gremley. “At ASQ World, we look forward to joining other quality professionals to showcase advances in ETQ Reliance NXG, which is bringing quality management and connected quality to a whole new level.”

ETQ CTO Morgan Palmer will join Johnson & Johnson IT Director and Product Line Owner Joel O’Connor to present the operational and business benefits of quality harmonization. The session will be held on Monday, May 16, 2022, 1:15-2:00 p.m. PST. Participants will learn why organizations that harmonize their quality processes and systems on a single, flexible QMS achieve a significant return on investment, greater business agility, compliance, and true visibility across the organization. In this session, participants will also learn how to identify and manage common processes for harmonization and why it is especially important in organizations with multiple work sites and a distributed work force.

Additionally, on May 15, 2022 at 11:15 a.m.-12:00 p.m. PST, ETQ will provide a special ASQ presentation on Reliance NXG, including integration use cases where quality management workflows are triggered automatically based on quality control data, enabling faster and better quality decisions. ETQ will be conducting live demonstrations of Reliance NXG in the ETQ booth (#803), where attendees will learn how to drive more business value from their quality management programs.

Reliance NXG is the next generation of ETQ’s proven quality management system. A fully multi-tenant SaaS offering, it delivers the limitless power of cloud-native technology to supercharge quality processes and reduce technology risk, while extending the rapid user acceptance for which Reliance is known.

About ASQ

ASQ is the leading membership association to help quality professionals achieve their career goals and drive excellence through quality in their organizations and industries. ASQ provides expertise, knowledge, networks, and solutions to a global membership of over 55,000 individuals spanning more than 130 countries. ASQ was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Milwaukee.
Register here for the ASQ World Conference on Quality & Improvement.

About ETQ
ETQ, part of Hexagon, is the leading provider of quality, EHS and compliance management software, trusted by the world’s strongest brands. More than 600 customers globally, spanning industries such as pharmaceuticals, electronics, heavy industry, food and beverage, and medical devices, benefit from ETQ to secure positive brand reputations, enable higher levels of customer loyalty and enhance profitability. ETQ Reliance offers built-in best practices and powerful flexibility to drive business excellence through quality. Only ETQ lets customers configure industry-proven quality processes to their unique needs and business vision. ETQ was founded in 1992 and has main offices located in the U.S. and Europe. To learn more about ETQ and its various product offerings, visit

Hexagon is a global leader in sensors, software and autonomous solutions. Learn more about Hexagon (Nasdaq Stockholm: HEXA B) at and follow us @HexagonAB.