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.

Featured speakers announced for Leading Through Excellence 2016

The Center for Operational Excellence is gearing up for its fourth-annual Leading Through Excellence summit, set once again for Columbus in the spring. The 2016 event will take place April 12-14.

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

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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...