EVENTS CALENDAR

2022 Quest for Excellence Conference, featuring speakers and workshops to advance organizational excellence.

Conference: This 2022 conference will feature presentations from national and state Baldrige Award recipients -- including 2021 Baldrige recipients -- sharing their proven performance management practices and real-world insights into navigating forward. Review the event website for more details.


Events



  • Webinars
    2022 Third Thursday Webinars

    OCTOBER 13 2022 Webinar

    Hiring for Cultural Fit
    13 Oct
    Date: October 13, 2022
    Details: Have you ever hired someone and quickly realized they didn’t fit in your organization? Research shows that a majority of hiring failures are due to poor culture fit. In this webinar, Margot Hoffman will share approaches to hiring for cultural fit, interview questions to facilitate hiring for fit, and hiring best practices from past Baldrige recipients. She will also share some of the pitfalls of hiring for cultural fit that you should be aware of.

    Dr. Margot Hoffman has been the President and CEO of The Partnership for Excellence (TPE), the Baldrige-based state program for Ohio, Indiana, and West Virginia, since 2014. Prior to that, she spent over 25 years in engineering, corporate training, and senior leadership positions with global automotive supply corporations where she applied the Baldrige Criteria.

    Prior to joining TPE, Margot was president of Dana Corporation’s Driveshaft Products Group, a $1.5 billion business unit, consisting of 27 manufacturing facilities in 17 countries. Margot has a Ph.D. in organization and management from Capella University and an MBA and Bachelor of Engineering Technology from the University of Toledo. She serves as a national Baldrige senior examiner, is a member of the Altra Industrial Motion Corporation board of directors, vice-chair for the Alliance for Performance Excellence, and is a past Governor for Zonta International.

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    SEPTEMBER 2022 Webinar

    CE engagement for education
    15 Sep
    Date: September 15, 2022
    Details: PAST EVENT - The Charter School of San Diego has received some of the highest work for CE engagement scores in education for several years in a row! Learn how two-time Baldrige Recipient in Education, The Charter School of San Diego, engages their work force through a variety of successful capability and capacity strategies.

    The school will share how they develop, retain, and engage their workforce to achieve outstanding customer results and long-terms ustainability. Tim Tuter is the Executive Director of The Charter School of San Diego (CSSD) located in Southern California. CSSD is the nation’s first two-time recipient of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award in education.

    Tim has led CSSD’s effort to implement the Baldrige criteria and the Baldrige application process for the past 13 years. As a trained Baldrige examiner, he has served on examiner teams to review outside organizations that are on their own Baldrige journeys.

    Watch this webinar on this VIMEO.
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  • TPE Events

    QUEST FOR SUCCESS - 2023

    2022 The Partnership for Excellence Quest for Success Conference
    13 SEP
    2023 Quest for Success Conference details coming soon
    • 9-5

    2022
    TPE Quest for Success 2022 has concluded. We thank all our attendees and of course our volunteers who help make this happen!


  • Workshops

    WORKSHOPS

    2022 Leader2Leader
    Leader2Leader - OPEN

    The Partnership for Excellence’s Leader2Leader Collaborative is a year-long professional development program, which is grounded in the Baldrige Excellence Framework and consists of educational sessions, best practice sharing, peer networking & collaboration, and leadership growth.

    For more information, read the Leader2Leader Brochure. For more details, contact Margot Hoffman.

    For more detail - visit Resources/Workshops

    Workshop: Baldrige Basics & Beyond - CLOSED

    The Partnership for Excellence (TPE) offers a six-week web series on how to write or strengthen a Baldrige/TPE application in 2022.

    The Partnership for Excellence (TPE) is offering a 2 day work shop on the basics of the Baldrige criteria and more. Sessions will be delivered via Zoom videoconferencing on June 13–14, 2022 from 9:30a.m.–2:30p.m. EDT each day with a break for lunch. Join us to gain a better knowledge of the Baldrige Excellence Framework. We will review the Baldrige frame work overall, then take a deeper dive into each category,including a look at alignment and integration of category questions to the Organizational Profile and Results. We will provide examples of best practices so you can learn how national Baldrige award recipients have applied the criteria. Fill in the gaps of your knowledge & understanding.

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    For more detail - visit our Resources/Workshops.

    How to Write a Baldrige Application - CLOSED

    The Partnership for Excellence (TPE) offers a six-week web series on how to write or strengthen a Baldrige/TPE application in 2022.

    The Partnership for Excellence (TPE) is excited to offer a six-week web series on how to write or strengthen a Baldrige/TPE application. Sessions will be delivered via Zoom video conferencing on Thursdays from 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. EDT from May 25 – June 29, 2022. To enhance learning, short homework assignments (approximately one-hour per week) will be assigned between each session.

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    For more detail - visit our Resources/Workshops.

  • Training

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  • Baldrige National Events
    2022 Baldrige National Conference
    19 OCT
    2022 Baldrige National Conference
    • Map Link - 2022 Lighting the Way to Excellence Conference, October 19-20, 2022

    After two years of virtual conferences, the Alliance for Performance Excellence is excited to announce the return of our in-person Fall Conference for Excellence! We are so excited to welcome you all back! This 2022 conference will feature presentations from national and state Baldrige Award recipients --including 2021 Baldrige recipients -- sharing their proven performance management practices and real-world insights into navigating forward.

    Meeting highlights are below.
    Getting Acquainted with Baldrige
    Pattie Skriba, VP Performance Excellence, Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital (retired)

    The Power of Lean Six Sigma in a Baldrige Journey – An Interactive Simulation Game
    Edwin Boon, CEO, Lean Six Sigma Company USA

    Workforce Empowerment: Gaining their Emotional and Intellectual Commitment.
    Jake Dablemont, VP, Human Resources

    For more details, visit their website. Take advantage of discounted early bird pricing through September 16th.

    INFORMATION
    Visit the official Baldrige Conference website for upcoming events.
    The 2022 National Baldrige Conference

    LOCATION
    MAP - The Hard Rock Hotel in San Diego, CA

    2022 Baldrige National Conference
    2 APR
    2023 Quest for Excellence Conference
    • Map Link - The 2023 Quest for Excellence Conference, April 2-5, 2023

    #BaldrigeQuest
    The three-day virtual showcase will feature the 2021 & 2022 Award recipients as well as former recipients.
    Join us at the premier virtual showcase of current and former Baldrige Award recipients Sunday, April 2 – Wednesday, April 5, 2023. Join us to learn about their best practices, which will be featured in both live and on-demand sessions as well as archived for viewing after the event, so you don’t have to miss any of the action. We look forward to making Quest accessible to more people than ever before!

    Quest for Excellence is the official Conference of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, brought to you by the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program at NIST.

    Over the coming weeks and months, the NIST will be working through the many details needed to make the virtual event a success, and we will continue to share key information on the schedule, registration, and more. So, check the event links below regularly to keep up-to-date on the developments. The 2022 Award recipients will be announced in November 2022. Registration for the conference will open in December 2022.

    To join our online community and receive email announcements on our events, look for the “Connect with Us” banner on the Baldrige website.

    INFORMATION
    Visit the official Baldrige Conference website for upcoming events.
    The 2023 Quest for Excellence Conference

    LOCATION
    Gaylor National Harbor, MD