Pre-Conference Workshops for Baldrige BeginnersSeptember 7, Chicago, IL | 1:00–4:00 p.m.
Facilitator: Pattie Skriba, Vice President, Business Excellence, Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital
September 21, Dallas, TX | 1:00–4:00 p.m.
Facilitator: Cindy Milrany, Chief Financial Officer, Freese and Nichols
optional workshop is designed to familiarize people new to Baldrige
with the Program and the Framework to maximize their learning at the
conference. The workshops will be presented by a Baldrige Award
recipient organization. However, the workshop is not a prerequisite for attending the conference.
This workshop provides a hands-on opportunity to learn the basics of
the Baldrige Framework, the benefits of self-assessment, and the
resources available to help organizations in their journey to
Pre-registration is required, as on site
registration will not be available. Please register early to reserve a
seat, as seating is limited. The workshop is available with or
without a Regional Conference registration, but conference registrants
receive a significant discount (see registration general information
section for details).
Should you attend the
Pre-Conference Workshop? If you agree with all or most of the following
statements, this workshop is designed for you:
- I am not familiar with the Baldrige Excellence Framework
- I would like an introduction to the Baldrige Award Program and the Framework
- I would like to understand the benefits of using the Framework for self-assessment
- I have not previously attended a Baldrige conference