Project quality management includes the processes required to ensure that the project will satisfy the needs for which it was undertaken.
It includes "all activities of the overall management function that determine the quality policy, objectives, and responsibilitiesand implements them by means such as quality planning, quality assurance, and quality improvement, within the quality system." - International Organization for Standardization
Project quality management must address both management of the project and the product of the project.
The totality of the characteristics of an entity that bear on its ability to satisfy stated or implied needs
Both project management and quality management recognize the importance of:
8.1 Quality planning
8.2 Quality Assurance
8.3 Quality Control