SQA holds a special symposium in September or October of most years in conjunction with September Quality College. Quality College is held twice each year, in the Spring at the site of the Annual Meeting , and in the Fall at a different location.

The 2019 Symposium is scheduled to be held from 27 - 28 September 2019 in Portland, OR, USA.

This year's proposed title is "Defining a ‘State’ of Inspection Readiness: A Management Perspective", with more details forthcoming. Stay Tuned!