Leading Through Excellence: COE Summit 2016

April 12-14, 2016 | Fawcett Center, Columbus, OH

Committing to improving processes and building a problem-solving culture at your organization takes dedication and resources, but time and money often are in short supply these days. COE offers a low-cost, high-value opportunity to hit “pause” on your team’s frenzied schedule, taking a deep dive into operational excellence best practices and industry leading research: Leading Through Excellence.

Summit registration open - save up to 15% 

Registration has officially opened for COE's fourth-annual Leading Through Excellence summit, a three-day blend of hands-on workshops, operations-focused tours, and presentations from leading voices in industry and operations research.

Now until Feb. 16, all registrations automatically are discounted by 10%, and groups of five or more that register receive an extra 5%.

Don't miss your chance to get the best value offered for this event, which brings together more than 300 change agents from around the globe!

Featured speakers announced for Leading Through Excellence 2016

Building on the 2015 summit's dynamic line-up of speakers, COE has booked the following keynotes for 2016:

  • Ben Cook, program director, Performance Instruction and Training (PIT), the North Carolina-based hotbed of instruction for pit crew athletes worldwide
  • Billy Taylor, director, Commercial, Off-Highway, and Support Manufacturing, North America, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.
  • Francesca Gino (pictured, right), professor, Harvard Business School; author, Sidetracked
  • Todd Henry, authorThe Accidental CreativeDie EmptyLouder Than Words

Click here to read more about our keynote speakers ...

COE Summit 2015: A Look Back

More than 300 process improvement professionals from around the world gathered in Columbus April 8-10 for Leading Through Excellence: COE Summit 2015, the third-annual summit and the largest event in COE history. Take a look back at an incredible three days...