Tune into Excellence


Join us in Nashville, October 24-25 for the national Baldrige Fall Conference. 

Oct. 24: Optional Pre-conference Workshops

On Thursday, October 24, there are options for three pre-conference workshops and a field trip to a local manufacturing plant.

Morning Session

Excellence is in the Details

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Presenters: David McClaskey and David Jones of Pal’s Business Excellence Institute


Afternoon Sessions

Baldrige 101 - How to Build More Excellence Into Your Operations

1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Presenter: Joanne Sternke

The Surprising Secrets of the Most Cyber-Resilient Companies

1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Presenter: Steve Hunt

Field Trip

Nissan Vehicle Assembly Plant Tour

11:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

First come, first serve. The maximum number of tour participants is 55. Transportation is included as part of the plant tour registration fee. Register here.

Oct. 25: A full day of keynote presentations, breakouts and best practice sharing by 2018 Baldrige Award-winning organizations

  • Mike Flores of Alamo Colleges District, San Antonio, Texas (education)

  • Sue Dunn of Donor Alliance, Denver, Colorado (nonprofit)

  • C. Richard Panico of Integrated Project Management Company, Inc., Burr Ridge, Illinois (small business)

  • Kyle Bennett of Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center, Jasper, Indiana (health care)

  • Superintendent Lindel Fields of Tri County Tech, Bartlesville, Oklahoma (education)

Find out what's on tap for the 2020 Fall Conference

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Presented by the Alliance for Performance Excellence in partnership with the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program.