TRAVAUX ISO - SIX SIGMA
PLENARY ISO SIX SIGMA 2010 (FRANCE)
La session plénière du TC69 s'est tenue en 2010 en France à La Défense, organisée par l'AFNOR.
Comme pour les autres années, la session pléniaire du Sous Groupe SC 7, "Application de Six Sigma" s'est également tenue cette même semaine.
Nous vous en présentons les principales conclusions.
Gap analysis :
The gap analysis, performed during PAG meeting, has
underlined the following items :
- Lean Six Sigma,
- Contingency tables / Chi-Square tests,
- Identification of distribution (any
- Methodology of MSA
The gap analysis is a comparison between the BOK (Body Of
Knowledge) from the ASQ (American Society for Quality) and the TC69 technical
background. This means that those seven items are mentionned by the BOK but not
developped by the SC7. And there must be.
Six Sigma terminology
Six Sigma method is linking the world of statisticians
with the world of business practitioners. The transition between theoretical
significance and practical usage is one of the key issues in describing the
good practices that will compose the future standard. In this critical
transition phase, terminology is playing a central role and it has been decided
that it will be addressed by all convenors and managed at the SC7
Relation with Robust Design
An official liaison is established with the SC8 “Robust
design”, a sub committee managed by Japan.
New work items for
These are the consequences of the gap analysis, the group
discussion and the results of the votes :
- Contingency tables
- Benchmarking methodology in Six
New preliminary work for
As for the New Work Items :
- Standard on methodology of
- Recommendations on Lean Six
SC7 road map for the three coming year
- Six Sigma implementation,
- Auditing standard for Six
- Certification standard for Six Sigma (company and
To get closer to the
Le TC69 is establishing a liaison with the TC225 for the
surveys. In general, the TC69 statistical expertize will be more devoted to
market researches and surveys.
Quality Function Deployment
QFD (Quality Function Deployment) is introduced in the
working area of SC8, Robust Design. It underlines the design for customer
request. The whole information life cycle is established in order to manage the
QFD is underlining the importance of the functional
analysis step, where the customer request is translated into functional
What is the function needed
to reply to the customer request?
Than, after, how do we perform
Six Sigma Seminar
During this TC69 plenary, NUMERAL ADVANCE and AFNOR
sponsored the seminar on the following theme
Six Sigma: a multi-industry and worlwide
comparison of practices and the role of international
- Why does a unique
concept and methodology like Six Sigma appear to be deployed differently
across industries and cultural back ground?
- Do the multiple
interpretations of Six Sigma present a risk to implement the
methodology or on the contrary an opportunity to strengthen its core
- What is the role
of standardisation in Six Sigma?
For conclusion and
details about this seminar, go to seminar (french and
And TC69 Social Event
Diner for all members with candle lights on a
Bateau Mouche on the river Seine !