Membership with DQG is a clear demonstration of an organization’s commitment to quality improvement and business excellence.
Quality Advisory Service
Through its quality network, DQG acts as a facilitator to enable partners to access information, resources and expertise from both local and international bodies.
Conferences & Special Events
Special discounted members’ rates apply at DQG’s conferences, which feature remarkable speakers and management gurus, providing them with an excellent knowledge-sharing and networking opportunity.
Workshops & Seminars
Special discounted members’ rates apply at DQG’s regular workshops and seminars, which provide attendees with the knowledge, the tools and the techniques to implement new and effective management theories within their own organizations.
Free Evening Seminars
A minimum of 12 free evening seminars focusing on timely relevant topics are conducted exclusively for DQG’s partners. Partners may freely nominate employees from their organizations for attendance to these seminars. Further to providing partner organizations with a forum for communication, discussion and generation of ideas, these events serve them with unique networking opportunity.
Through its associations with local and international bodies, DQG conducts benchmarking programs against various criteria based upon the requirements of its members.
Various Subgroups formed under DQG serve its like-minded partners with a platform to exchange knowledge, thoughts, ideas and other topics of significance.
The subgroups help to propagate new knowledge throughout the business community and provide a unique environment for professionals from public and private entities to discuss issues and influence change. Living the meaning of its motto ‘think locally, act globally’, many ideas and thoughts exchanged during subgroup meetings have matured into big conferences and events.
Partners are entitled to
Participate in elections to positions in the Executive Committee of Subgroups
Apply for free membership with Subgroups of interest
Freely attend activities (seminars, panel discussions, competitions etc.) of Subgroups
Business Quality Review Magazine
The Business Quality Review Magazine of the BQR Magazine is a bi-monthly magazine which features articles relevant and beneficial to business community. The magazine is distributed for free to DQG’s members.
Free listing of name and contact details in DQG’s Members’ Directory. The directory, which is published annually, features complete profiles of DQG’s partners. In addition to being distributed to major public and private organizations in the UAE, it is distributed freely to DQG’s partners. The directory is widely used as a guide to Dubai’s “Quality Conscious” companies.
Members enjoy full access to DQG’s library resources, which include books, training videos and audio cassettes. Additionally, partners can also use the library to access resources of European Foundation for Quality Management (EFQM) and Global Benchmarking Network (GBN), as DQG is members with them.
Discount at UOWD’S MQM and Access to Library
A 10% fee-discount will be offered to registered DQG members who enroll in the MQM degree program. UOWD will also provide library access to DQG members in UOWD’s library as “Guest Users”.
Access to BPIR (1 User)
Dubai Quality Group has partnered with Business Process Improvement Resource (BPIR) to provide its members free access to BPIR’s online resources. BPIR provides a complete resource for improvement and business excellence. It contains a wealth of information for members. For any given process there are performance measures, benchmarks, best practices, self-assessment tools, expert opinions, articles, case studies and more available to guide you through any improvement project. For more information, please visit www.bpir.com. Individual Members are entitled to have 1 access to BPIR.
Participation in DQG’s Board of Directors Election
Individual Members are entitled to:
Compete in elections to positions in the DQG’s Board of Directors
Vote for candidates of their choice during elections to positions in DQG’s Board of Directors