COE Summit 2024

COE Summit 2024 Igniting Excellence - Registration now open! Early bird pricing available until March 1, 2024.

April 9-11, 2024 | Fawcett Center, Columbus, OH

In today's dynamic business landscape, success hinges on the ability to move from strategy creation to execution. It’s time to ignite a culture of action and excellence.

The Ohio State University Center for Operational Excellence Summit, now in its 11th year, is a 3-day event dedicated to connecting diverse industries and organizations to the latest best practices in leadership and problem-solving. This year’s Summit will feature in-demand topics ranging from organizational culture and collaboration to continuous improvement and change, all presented by leading researchers and industry experts well-versed in connecting innovation to implementation.

With 4 engaging keynotes, 20 breakout sessions, and exclusive opportunities for networking and hands-on learning, the COE Summit is a high-value opportunity to equip your team with tools and tactics to spark sustainable transformation.

Learn more about this year’s speakers on the registration website

Registration is now open for members and the general public! See pricing details below. 



Pricing is based on COE membership, date of purchase, and group size. COE member company employees are eligible for member rates. Early bird pricing on a la carte ticket options is available when registering between February 1 and March 1, applied automatically at checkout. An additional Group discount is available on a la carte ticket options for groups or 10 or more. Please contact Hannah Conklin at for a code to use at checkout if registering 10+ Summit attendees.


COE Summit 2024 is an in-person only event. All sessions, except tours, will take place at the Fawcett Center (2400 Olentangy River Road, Columbus, OH 43210). There will be hotel blocks reserved for those traveling in for the event. 

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Hannah Conklin
Marketing & Communications Associate
Center for Operational Excellence