Good Practice Visit

A unique opportunity to get to know EFQM better and see how the EFQM Model works in practice, to visit leading organisations and get ideas from real-life examples, and good practices that may help you progress further. Read more

Date Location Language Price
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(non member)
23.11.2016 - 23.11.2016 Turkey, Serdivan English
23.11.2016 - 24.11.2016 Austria, Vienna English
22.02.2017 - 22.02.2017 France, Rodez Englsih

Upcoming Visits

Health Care meets innovation
Geriatrische Gesundheitszentren der Stadt Graz (GGZ) warmly welcome you to the Good Practice Day under the theme “health care meets innovation”. The health care sector is determined by demographic changes in society, an increasing cost pressure on public health and a highly complex legal framework. GGZ will present you how they innovate this highly complex environment. Besides a number of high quality presentations and a workshop, you will get deep insights into the Albert Schweitzer Clinic. The GGZ have the widest range of innovative care opportunities for elderly people not only in Austria but even in Central-Europe. Don’t miss the chance to learn more about high level health care for elderly people. We look forward to meeting you at this event.

Developing Organisational Capabilities
This November Sakarya University will welcome you for a day under the theme "Developing Organisational Capability". Through this Good Practice Visit, the University would like to share its know-how about quality management and management of information systems. At the end of this event you will have understood how Sakarya University adds value to its students and other customers via its quality oriented university management. You will also find out how it ensures the sustainability of its management model by finding out solutions (information systems etc.) against all challenges.

In tune with the customer
VAMED-KMB is delighted to invite you to a Good Practice Visit on the topic „In tune with the customer“. This EFQM Excellence Award prize winner continuously seeks new ways to understand and fulfil its customers ‘expectations by, for example, implementing an innovation management system together with its main customer, the Vienna General Hospital. VAMED-KMB is a subsidiary of VAMED that internationally sets standards in conception, construction, and the efficient operation of health facilities. The portfolio of the VAMED group ranges from prevention and treatment to care and rehabilitation. The Good Practice Visit will be held at St. Martins Spa & Lodge, a VAMED health tourism facility, and will include a behind-the-scenes tour of the spa resort covering the technical operations management, speeches and an interactive workshop on innovation management.

Furthermore, there are optional evening panels to share experiences as well as the opportunity for discussions with experts during a free dinner (an invitation of VAMED-KMB). For the following day, you can register for an optional behind-the-scenes tour of the Vienna General Hospital.

Reinventing Leadership: Good Practices That Empower The Organisation. Leading Myself. Leading People. Leading Business.

Rodez Plant is the largest Bosch Factory in France for last generation diesel components: Common Rail Injectors, Nozzles, and Glow Plugs.

But there is more than meets the eye for We at Rodez have a passion for excellence that has been recognized both at a national level (Collaborative Innovation Trophy, recognition of excellence by the French President, the Senate, the Minister of Economy, Industry and Digital Affairs) and at international level (Laureate of the Industrial Excellence Award, Recognized as « Committed to Sustainability » by the EFQM, Double Prize Winner at the EFQM Excellence Award 2015). Over the years, in spite of being a high cost location, we at Bosch Rodez have been able to reinvent ourselves and to continue to drive excellence through constantly empowering people, improving processes and delivering perfect quality.

On February 22nd, we would like to invite you to join us in Reinventing Leadership during an unconventional and innovating Good Practice Visit that will include a Plant tour with role model practices shared by our experts and a World Café in the afternoon where we can connect and share knowledge and ideas.

A World Café is a process aimed at facilitating a constructive dialogue but also the sharing of knowlegde and ideas. This process mimicks the atmosphere of a cafe in which participants debate a question or topic in groups before switching tables. A host will remain at the table to summarize the pevious conversations to newcommers. As a result, many more ideas are added to the table which generates powerful outcomes, summarized in a debriefing sessions.

Please, note that Good Practice Visits are for members only. However, if you are not yet a member, but are thinking of joining EFQM, we welcome you at one Good Practice Visit in order to experience one of the many membership benefits.