The Quest for Excellence® Conference
The Official Conference of the Baldrige Award
The 25th Annual Quest for Excellence® Conference and
April 7-10, 2013
Marriott Baltimore Waterfront • Baltimore, MD
Featuring the 2012 Award recipients. Also, many former Award recipients will participate in Quest.
The definitive showcase of best practices from the recipients of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award – the nation’s highest honor for performance excellence and innovation.
Join us for our 25th Anniversary Gala on the evening of
Sunday, April 7.
Pre-Conference Workshops: Sunday, April 7
Luncheon Keynote: Tuesday, April 9
Dr. Ben Carson
Director of the Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins
and Exhibit opportunities are now available.
Learn from the Baldrige recipients themselves how they improved performance and results in Leadership; Strategic Planning; Customer Focus; Measurement, Analysis, and Knowledge Management; Workforce Focus; and Operations Focus
Quest Conference Sponsors
- Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital
- Goonan Performance Strategies, LLC
- BaldrigeCoach, Inc.
Keynote Speaker Sponsor
Examiner Recognition Sponsor
Additional Conference Sponsors
- The Boeing Company
- Concordia Publishing House
- Donor Alliance, Inc.
- Henry Ford Health System
- Juran Institute, Inc.
- The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company (now part of Marriott International)
- Sharp HealthCare
- University of Colorado Health (formerly Poudre Valley Health System)
- Nestlé Purina PetCare Co.
- Caterpillar Financial Services Corporation -- U.S.
- Schneck Medical Center
- Institute for Healthcare Quality Research & Education
- Freese and Nichols Inc.
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