At COE, we work alongside our members to foster a problem-solving culture that’s grounded in tried-and-true operational excellence tools, and that’s constant and far-reaching. We’re here to help you drive changes in behavior—so that operational excellence becomes a goal in every process, start to finish. Learn more ...

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Member and non-member registration is now open for COE's sixth-annual Leading Through Excellence summit, April 10-12. Now until Feb. 12, you have the chance to save up to 10% on registration and have your best shot at selecting the tours and workshops that best align with your interests. Click the link below to read more details on our official summit site ...

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Event recap: Fight innovation 'drag' by reaching outside your four walls

matt wald collaboratoryMatt Wald (pictured, right) runs an organization founded by a group of seven pillars of Columbus’ business and research scene, but some of the biggest challenges they’re facing are formidable for any company, no matter the size or legacy. It was their desire to collaborate and drive innovation speed that formed the Columbus Collaboratory three years ago, beginning a journey Wald, the organization’s CEO, traced at a recent meeting of COE’s I.T. Leadership Network series. 

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COE accepting proposals for summit breakout session presentations

Have a story of transformational change at your organization you’d like to share? Have research-based insights that can help business professionals develop their leadership or problem-solving skills? Now until Jan. 15, COE is accepting proposals for breakout sessions at the summit. For attendees, the 25 breakout sessions to be offered at the event – spread across April 11 and 12 in five 60- and 70-minute blocks of five concurrent sessions – allow them to customize their summit experience to choose the topics that fit their interests and best align with their personal and organizational goals. For presenters, the sessions offer the chance to share best practices and make connections with hundreds of business leaders.

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Peg Pennington
Executive Director, COE