Conference REQUEST (REliability, QUAlity and ESTimation) was firstly held in Prague between
30. 1. and 1. 2. 2007 as a first conference of the Centre of Quality and Reliability of Production (CQR). This centre was founded as a part of the project of the Czech Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport for the development of science and research.

The conference has several sections: quality management and statistical methods, evaluation of quality, qualimetrics, metrology, process modeling in reliability and statistical methods for quality management, evaluation of risks.

The members of the CQR are:

  • Czech Technical University in Prague, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
  • Brno University of Technology, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
  • VŠB-Technical University of Ostrava, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
  • VŠB-Technical University of Ostrava, Faculty of Metallurgy and Materials Engineering
  • Technical University of Liberec, Faculty of Textile
  • Technical University of Liberec, Faculty of Education
  • Technical University of Liberec, Faculty of Mechatronics and Interdisciplinary Engineering Studies
  • Institute of Information Theory and Automation of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, department of stochasical informatics
  • ISQ Praha s.r.o.
  • Trilobyte Statistical Software, s.r.o.