CQAA fosters contacts internationally with other quality and process management organizations.
Chicago Software Productivity Improvement Networkhttp://c-spin.net/
Chicago SPIN is a leadership forum for the free and open exchange of software process improvement experiences and practical ideas. SPIN promotes achieving higher levels of process maturity, software quality and mutual respect. Companies, academic institutions, government organizations and individuals are invited.
Project Management Institute Chicagolandhttp://www.pmi-chicagoland.org/
The Project Managment Institute (PMI) is a nonprofit professional organization dedicated to advancing the state-of-the-art in the managemenet of projects. PMI membership is open to anyone actively engaged or interested in the application, practice, teaching, and researching of project management principles and techniques.
QAI Global Institutehttp://www.qaiworldwide.org/
CQAA is a member of the Chapter Network of the QAI Global Institute. QAI sponsors three professional certifications that are supported by CQAA: the Certified Software Quality Analyst (CSQA),Certified Software Test Engineeer (CSTE), and the Certified Software Project Manager (CSPM). For more information about QAI Global Institute and these professional certifications, visit their website.