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“I see the Baldrige process as a powerful set of mechanisms for disciplined people engaged in disciplined thought and taking disciplined action to create great organizations that produce exceptional results.”

— Jim Collins, author of Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap ... and Others Don’t


2012 Baldrige Regional Conferences

Registration Now Open

The 2012 Baldrige Regional Conferences will showcase the best-in-class practices of the 2011 Baldrige Award Recipients as well as former recipients.
September 14, 2012
Des Moines, IA
Embassy Suites Hotel on the River

September 28, 2012
Scottsdale, AZ
DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Paradise Valley

Pre-conference workshops for Baldrige beginners will be held the day before each conference.

Come learn, network, and engage with organizations on the leading edge of performance excellence and innovation. Hear how the recipients improved their performance and results in Leadership; Strategic Planning; Customer Focus; Measurement, Analysis, and Knowledge Management; Workforce Focus; and Process Management.

Who Should Attend: CEOs, senior managers; education, health care, and government/nonprofit leaders and professionals; directors of staff functions; heads of operating units; and quality/performance improvement practitioners.

Conference Partners
Baldrige Performance Excellence Program, National Institute of Standards and Technology
Arizona Quality Alliance
Iowa Quality Center
Foundation for the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award
Alliance for Performance Excellence

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