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SPAQA Annual Meeting and Conference : April 2nd 2019

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The 2019 SPAQA Members Meeting and Conference was a great success

Venue: Hyperion Hotel in Basel (formerly the Ramada Plaza Hotel)

Date/Time:  April 2, 2019

Members Meeting was followed by the GLP Monitoring authority Roundtable and Guest Speakers.



The 2019 SPAQA annual dues are payable from 01.01.2019.  

If you are unable to access the Members only section of the website and have paid your 2017 dues, If you please contact us at


In order to pay your dues for 2019:    Please pay 100 Sfr to the following Post Finance Account. Please note: Since the Annual Meeting is open to all members without additional fees, we request that you pay your dues prior to or in cash on the day of the Annual Meeting .


Name Swiss Professional Association of Quality Assurance (SPAQA)
Postal Account number40-17421-9
IBAN electronicalCH4909000000400174219
swift code/BICP O F I C H B E X X X
BankSwiss Post, Postfinance, Nordring 8, 3030 Bern, Switzerland
Clearing number 09000

News from the Working Groups

Networking possibilities galore

Jan Doran stepped down as the leader of the GLP and IT Working Groups at the end of 2017. See below for the current Group leaders.

GLP Group: The GLP working group is now headed by Patric Burkhardt, F. Hoffmann -La Roche. Patric's leadership of the group was confirmed at the 2018 SPAQA Annual Meeting. If you are interested in becoming a member of the group, please contact Patric at  The group held a meeting on February 5th 2019 to discuss the questions to be submitted to the authorities.


IT group:  No IT Group meetings were held in 2018

For more information - contact Nina Häuselmann at


GMP Group: Contact  

Recent OECD or AGIT releases


Finalized Documents

OECD Advisory Document on Test Items (OECD19) released 19 April 2018

OECD Advisory document on Peer Review (OECD 16).

OECD Advirory document Application of GLP Principles to Computerised Systems (OECD 17 replaces OECD 10)


AGIT has updated all of its documents 

SPAQA Annual Meeting Presentations Available

The presentations from the 2012-2018 SPAQA Annual Members meetings and Annual Meetings are available in the SPAQA Members Only area.

The presentations from the 2012 Cloud Symposium are also available in the Members Only area. 

The presentations from the 2012 and 2013 GLP Monitoring Authority Roundtable are also available for download. See GLP Roundtable tab.

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