Institute of Technology and Management
 
  Institute of Technology and Management
  Published by: Institute of Quality & Technology Management
  ISSN-1816-2185  
Frequency: Biannually  
 
 
   
 
 

Description
 
 
  Institute of Quality and Technology Management University of the Punjab biannually publishes the Journal of Quality and Technology Management (JQTM ). This journal is recognized by Higher Education Commission of Pakistan in “X” category.

The journal in full text is freely accessible through the Internet in order to promote research and development in the field of Quality and Technology. Hard copies of the journal are supplied @ 150 Rs for each copy.


The first issue of the journal was published in December, 2005
 


OBJECTIVES:
Quality refers to high and sustainable performance in any business (including industrial, commercial, education and health). Technology refers to the know-how (soft technology) and hardware (hard technology) that can bring about quality.

The JTQM aims to promote understanding and dialogue across cultures and industries on the issues of quality and technology management by serving as a platform where new theories, research findings and case studies can be published and shared nationally and internationally.

It promotes multidisciplinary research related to the theory and practice of management of quality, technology and related disciplines. The Journal explores all topics related to quality and Technology Management. Patterns, behaviors, processes, mechanisms, principles and consequences of quality management are discussed. Planning, development, and implementation of technological alternatives and capabilities required for the strategic and operational objectives of a wide range of organizations. Therefore Technology Management section includes whole spectra of managerial concerns not only in technology driven organizations but also in the organizations where technology can play role to increase their competitiveness. This includes issues relating to new product development, human resource, process management, project management, technological interfacing, marketing, technological forecasting, innovation, and strategic planning.

READERSHIP:
The JQTM serves as a vehicle for industry leaders, corporate managers, engineers, scientists, consultants, academics and researchers to share their latest theories, strategies and practices in the field of quality and technology management.

CONTENT:
The JQTM publishes theoretical papers, empirical research papers, case studies, discussion papers, conference reports, book reviews, commentaries and news. Special issues devoted to important themes in the area of quality and technology management is also published from time to time. The journal welcomes contributions from academics, researchers, industry leaders and practitioners across the globe and from any industry.

SUBJECT COVERAGE:
The Quality Management topics cover, but not limited to:

TQM / Quality / Business Excellence Models and use of these models in different industrial and service settings
Tools and techniques for Quality Management
Marketing aspects of quality
Quality Management System
Measurement of Quality
Cost of Quality
Strategic, tactical and operational issues for high quality performance
Quality function deployment
Statistical quality control
Quality Management for Sustainable development
Quality and Service productivity
Organizational design for building quality culture 
Bench Marking 
Customer Satisfaction
Six Sigma
   
Similarly the Technology Management topics cover, but not limited to:
Diffusion of Innovation
Entrepreneurship
New Technology Start-Up
Environmental Issues in Technology Management
Innovation in SME
Knowledge Assets and Management
Management of Emerging Technologies 
New Product/Process Development 
New Venture Management
Project and Program Management
R&D Management
Technology Alliances and Collaboration
Technology Assessment and Evaluation
Technology Forecasting and Roadmapping
Technology Strategy and Planning
Technology Transfer and Licensing
Technology for Productivity
Integration of quality, safety and environmental management
Human-machine interfacing and management
Managing of Efficiency in Industrial Processing 
   
 
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