Business Transformation & Operational Excellence World Summit & Industry Awards (BTOES18)

The Largest Premier Gathering of Leadership-Level Industry Leaders & Senior-Executives. The Best Audience. The Most Engaging Event.

About BTOES18

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The BTOES17 Highlights Video

The best moments of the Business Transformation & Operational Excellence World Summit & Industry Awards, the largest-scale leadership level event in Operational Excellence!

With incredible keynotes from NASA, Google, Toyota and more, attendees had numerous opportunities to engage with the speakers, exhibitors and attendees. We are thrilled to say that  BTOES17, taking place at the Four Seasons Resort Orlando was a full house, and firmly established itself as the largest leadership-level Operational Excellence event in the industry.

The future of Operational Excellence is Speed & Impact. 

  • Learn how progressive executives in organizations across all key industries are rethinking, reshaping and adjusting the role of continuous improvement to prepare for this rapidly changing future. To transform businesses, achieve top line growth, and gain a competitive advantage. Harness the lessons from industry leaders on how to successfully embed and weave OpEx & continuous improvement into the DNA of your business culture.
  • Discover how Operational Excellence is now enabling end-to-end business transformation, enabling organizations to stay through innovation, strategy execution, and being more operationally agile.
  • Learn how to transform your Operational Excellence team to think strategically, using Operational Excellence to fuel, execute and manage value creation projects.
  • Learn the skills to implement, and sustain a culture of Operational Excellence within your organization to help your organization sustainably embrace and embed Operational Excellence at every level.
  • Gain insights into how smart organizations are increasing their competitive advantage today and in the future by transforming their business end to endfunction by function and process by process.
  • Learn how successful teams are applying OpEx at the strategyvalue creation and customer experience level.
  • No other event covers in such depth, all the challenges and applications of Operational Excellence to reshape the organization to prepare for the future and drive growth in the ever-evolving landscape 
  • No other event has a dedicated track on cultural transformations or strategy execution or covers in detail, better management systems, leadership thinking, & change management to move and engrain operational excellence at the strategy level, and making it sustainable and system-wide.
  • This event is packed with progressive leaders, who will show you that when Operational Excellence is applied effectively, it will help your organization hit far harder, and move far faster than the competition, propelling top-line growth


The BTOES17 vision is for Operational Excellence to be viewed as a strategic weapon every CEO relishes.


What’s different about this event?

This event is created through extensive primary research with leadership-level executives in the key industry segments across the entire eco-system, to identify the key future trends, the need-to-know pressing challenges where are strong pressures to get things done, and the industry thought leaders that have addressed these issues. 

Through our extensive research analysis, we identify the key themes, and the respective topics are then carefully weighted based on what the majority on the industry needs to solve, that has the biggest impact on the top-line and bottom line.

Our agenda creation comes first, so we know the event agenda is aligned with the need-to-know industries themes that have the biggest impact on our target audience.

Not only will your hear exceptional, how-to content, delivered by the industries top leaders, innovators, legends and key players. You are also coming to an event that is designed to be the most engaging, creating more opportunities for meaningful conversations with your peers,  and forging even greater relationships with your industry friends. 

Who Will Be Attending

  • CEOs, COOs CIOs, CFOs, Chief Learning Officer, Chief Excellence Officers
  • Heads of / SVP & VP Global Operations, Global Operational Excellence Leader
  • Heads of Innovation Deployment / Innovation Execution / Value Creation
  • Heads of  / VP of Business Transformation
  • Heads or / VP of Business Excellence. 
  • Heads of Business Process Excellence / Process Excellence / Process Engineering
  • Heads of Global Directors of Operational Excellence / Continuous Improvement
  • Heads of Customer Experience
  • Heads of Global Business Improvement
  • Heads of Strategy Execution
  • Heads of Change Management
  • VPs of Global Operational Excellence, Global Continuous Improvement, Process Analysis, Enterprise Risk Management, Global Production & Logistics, Lean & Six Sigma, Operational Excellence & Productivity, Business Process Management.
  • Business Process Management Champions
  • Lean Six Sigma Deployment Leaders / Champions / Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belts
  • Directors of Operations, Process Re-Engineering, Productivity, Supply Chain, BPM, Lean Six Sigma, Process Improvement, Continuous Improvement, Business Excellence, Business Reengineering, Operational Performance Solutions, Performance Excellence, Operational Excellence, Process Analysis, Transactional Services, Production, Manufacturing Excellence, Strategy, Innovation, Software Process, Business Transformation, Plant, Productivity, Software Process Improvement
  • Heads of / Director of Clinical Excellence, Head of Patient Safety, VP of Clinical Outcomes, Clinical Department Head
  • Managers / Lean Six Sigma Black Belts / Green Belts
  • Leading Consultants, Solution Providers & Vendors.
  • Press, Media, Think Tanks

From the following Industry Sectors

  • Manufacturing
  • Healthcare & Medical Devices
  • Automotive & Transportation
  • Banking, Capital Markets & Insurance
  • Consumer Products & Retail
  • Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences
  • Government, Armed Forces & Public Sector
  • Mining & Metals
  • Oil & Gas
  • Power & Utilities
  • Real Estate, Hospitality & Construction
  • Technology
  • Telecommunications