To lead nationwide quality movement in India by involving all stakeholders for emphasis on adherence to quality standards in all spheres of activities primarily for promoting and protecting interests of the nation and its citizens.
Creating an eco-system for Quality
Excerpts from the speech of Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, Honorable President of India inaugurating the 2nd National Quality Conclave on February 9, 2007 at New Delhi
"My definition of nation prosperity index is equal to GDP including quality of life for all coupled with value
system. It is essential to ensure that all the citizens are empowered with good quality of life encompassing
nutritious foods, good habitat, clean environment, affordable health care, quality education with value system
and productive employment leading to the comprehensive qualitative development of the nation.
There is a strong urge in our society to come out century old "Developing Country" brand name to “Developed Country" status. To become developed country, we must have competitive edge in the international market. Quality is very essential to achieve this. We must use competition as an opportunity to improve our quality and to transform from a technology importer to technology exporter.
"QCI must become an organization serving the one billion people of the country. My best wishes to allfor success in the mission of promoting prosperity through quality"