Upcoming Events

See the complete schedule of IMEC training and events via www.imec.org/events.

On-Site Training

To meet the individual needs of our clients, the ILPEx Recognition Program offers on-site training programs. Learn more!

February 22

Conference on Enterprise Excellence

The Conference on Enterprise Excellence features recognized organizational leaders sharing how they create their competitive future through process improvement and benchmarking against high-performing organizations.  Plan to join us—whether you are new to performance improvement or a Baldrige Performance Excellence Program expert.

February 22

ILPEx Awards for Excellence Ceremony

The ILPEx Awards for Excellence are a celebration of organization-wide dedication to performance improvement and demonstrates the true distinction of excellence. Join us to celebrate the newest members of a class of distinction, recipients of the 2017 ILPEx Awards for Excellence. The ceremony is the time to celebrate the achievements of the 2017 Award recipients.

The evening’s keynote speaker is Stephanie Norling of Communities of Excellence 2026. Ms. Norling will share how the Communities of Excellence 2026, based in the Baldrige Excellence Framework, assists and supports communities to achieve and sustain the highest quality of life for their people.

April 16

Senior Examiner Training – Downers Grove

This is a required training session for veteran ILPEx Examiners who are selected to serve in a leadership role for the ILPEx Award for Excellence application review process.

To learn more about the unique professional development opportunities through the ILPEx Examiner role, click the link below.

April 19-20

New Examiner Orientation – Oak Brook

This is a required training session for all first-time ILPEx Examiners.  This training will introduce the Baldrige Excellence Framework.  New examiners will also become familiar with expectations and begin the 3-day training pre-work.

Though not required, this 2-day training is recommended for second-year examiners.  There is no additional fee for returning examiners to participate in the New Examiner Orientation.

To learn more about the unique professional development opportunities through the ILPEx Examiner role, click the link below.

May 21 - 23

ILPEx Examiner Training – Downers Grove

This is a required training session for all ILPEx Examiners.  This comprehensive training covers the ILPEx Awards for Excellence examination process and the Baldrige Excellence Framework™, the Criteria for Performance Excellence, Baldrige core values, and the application review scoring system.  Prior to training, Examiners are assigned a case study to review and use throughout the 3-day training.

To learn more about the unique professional development opportunities through the ILPEx Examiner role, click the link below.

May 30-31 & June 1

ILPEx Examiner Training – Peoria

This is a required training session for all ILPEx Examiners.  This comprehensive training covers the ILPEx Awards for Excellence examination process and the Baldrige Excellence Framework™, the Criteria for Performance Excellence, Baldrige core values, and the application review scoring system.  Prior to training, Examiners are assigned a case study to review and use throughout the 3-day training.

To learn more about the unique professional development opportunities through the ILPEx Examiner role, click the link below.