April 9-11 | Fawcett Center, Columbus, OH

The pace of change is moving faster than ever, and organizations are becoming defined by their ability to adapt and anticipate disruption. Growing as an innovative, adaptive organization means supporting a culture of continuous learning - and each year, The Ohio State University Center for Operational Excellence offers an opportunity to get your cross-functional teams offsite and in front of the latest best practices in leadership and problem solving. Join us, and 500 process excellence leaders from across North America, for Leading Through Excellence 2019. 

Early bird discounts available through Feb. 11 - save up to 15%!

COE's Leading Through Excellence summit is now open for registration to members and the general public, with group discounts of up to 15% available for members and 10% for non-members. All registrations are automatically discounted by 5% through Feb. 11. Need a group discount code? Contact Jackie at mcclure.92@osu.edu. Register now or check out more details on our premier annual event ...

Author, executive coach closing 2019 summit

libby gillClosing out the summit on Thursday, April 11, will be Libby Gill, a sought-after executive coach and author of The Hope-Driven Leader. Over the years, has headed communications at media giants Universal, Sony, and Turner Broadcasting before leaving the corporate world to be an entrepreneur. Libby now guides clients - including Cisco, Comcast, Deloitte, Disney, Eli Lilly, Honda, Intel, Microsoft, and PayPal - to lead their teams through change, challenge, and chaos.

Libby Gill is just one of three featured keynotes at April's summit.  Head to our keynote page to read more about her and others ...

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Traveling from out of town and seeking overnight lodging? Let us help.

hilton garden innCOE has summit lodging partnerships with three hotels near the event venue, all of which offer free shuttle service to and from the site. Each of these hotels is offering rooms as low as $119/night, plus tax, and rates can be claimed by entering discount codes available on our travel and lodging site. These blocks will be available into March in most cases.

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Matt Burns
Associate Director, Marketing & Communications
COE