Examiner FAQs & Benefits

1.    Who can be an Examiner?

  • Any individual who has worked on improvement or innovation projects and has minimum 5 years of work experience.
    Since the process is online, location is not a limitation.

2.    What are the benefits of signing up as an Examiner?

  • Access to learning from varied industry projects in Improvement and Innovation
  • Expanding learning and development of one’s Problem Solving skills through examining other projects
  • Appreciation of challenges in implementing structured methodologies
  • Recognition as a QualTech Prize Examiner
  • Networking opportunities with the finest Quality and Innovation practitioners in India and beyond
  • Inspiration to inject the Quality journey within your organizations
  • Know-how and orientation for one’s own project entries for the QualTech Prizes
  • Complimentary non-transferable registration to attend any one day of the event

3.    What is the work content and effort that would be required for assessment of the assigned projects?

  • Each Examiner is assigned up to 5 projects which need assessment against pre-set criteria. Each project assessment requires up to 2 hours of effort. Assessments need to be completed in two weeks from when they are assigned.

4.    Is there any monetary benefit to the Examiners for assessing the assigned projects?

  • This is a voluntary service. There is no monetary compensation.

5.   Is there any cost to the Examiner’s organization?

  • This is a voluntary service taken on by the Examiners in their personal time. The Examiner’s employer has no involvement in the assessment process.

6.    Is there any travelling involved during the assessment for site visits etc?

  • There are no site visits hence, no travelling involved. All project assessments are done online based on the data provided by participants in their project reports.

7.    What recognition is given to the Examiners at the end of the process?

  • Each Examiner is honored with a Certificate of Appreciation and a ‘QualTech Prize Examiner’ lapel pin at the event.
    Examiners photographs and brief profiles are also prominently displayed to all visitors to the QualTech Prize website.

8.    Do Examiners need to pay to attend Qimpro Convention?

  • Each Examiner receives a non-transferable complimentary registration to one day of the event.

9.    Will Qimpro bear the cost of travelling, accommodation etc.?

  • All accommodation and travelling expenses shall be borne by the Examiner.

10.    By when can I register?

  • Qimpro must receive your request to be an Examiner by 15-May.

11.    How do I register to be an Examiner?