Enterprise Excellence Best Practices Conference: An Interactive Event for Northern Illinois Business Leaders

Enterprise Excellence in Northern Illinois

Don’t expect to sit back and listen when you attend the Enterprise Excellence Best Practices Conference. This interactive event is powered by the contributions of participants, who strive to create their competitive futures. Come prepared to share your own best practices for business success.

Round Table Sessions

Hear directly from Northern Illinois manufacturing leaders on their business growth and improvement strategies
Participant-driven discussions on business solutions for customer engagement, leadership, operations, strategy and workforce
Business leaders sharing with and learning from each other
Sharing of region-specific resources to create your competitive future

Enterprise Excellence & Continuous Improvement

Identify how to receive constructive feedback on your continuous improvement activities, based on the proven Baldrige Excellence Framework tool for identifying your company’s strengths and opportunities for improvement
Discover benchmarking and professional development opportunities build the capacity of your staff across all business processes

The Enterprise Excellence Best Practices Conference is your time to learn directly from other Illinois business leaders – and identify a few immediate steps you can take at your company to pursue enterprise excellence.


8:00am – 8:20am
How Enterprise Excellence is Driving Growth in Illinois
David Boulay, President, IMEC

8:30am – 10:30am
Best Practices Round Table Discussion Sessions #1 and #2
Select from 2 of 3 Best Practice presentations
> Option A – Customer Engagement
> Option B – Leadership/Strategy & Operations
> Option C – Workforce

10:40am – 11:20am
Enterprise Excellence and Continuous Improvement
Pattie Skriba, Vice President for Business Excellence, Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital, a 2010 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient



Sponsor: IMEC
Presenter: Regional business leaders, IMEC
City: Rockford
Location: NIU Rockford, 8500 E State St, Rockford, IL 61108
Date: 11/07/2017
Time: 8:00AM – 11:30AM
Status: Scheduled
Cost: $69
Audience: Manufacturers, Business Leaders
Contact Name: Emily Lee
Contact Phone: 309-677-4633
Contact Email: elee@imec.org