Industrial Excellence Award 2023

Learn from the most innovative companies in Europe

18 January 2024
1 PM - 9 PM
€ 250
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18 January 2024
1 PM - 9 PM
€ 250
Topical event

The European Industrial Excellence Award invites the most innovative companies across the continent to enter their most forward-looking approaches.

And as the Belgian partner of this prestigious competition, Vlerick has the honour of hosting the European final. Belgian finalist Pfizer Global Supply Puurs will be joined by national champions from other participating countries and business schools.

Join us to learn from the best of the best – and to see which company will scoop the award.

The European Industrial Excellence Award recognises operational excellence and strategy deployment – particularly in resilience and sustainability challenges. It also benchmarks innovation, providing resources to improve overall European competitiveness.

Belgian finalist Pfizer will be joined by Vlerick Professor Ann Vereecke to present its case: Scaling sustainable healthcare.

Discover this, and other remarkable management practices and ideologies, network and enjoy delicious food at this not-to-be-missed event.

These other European business schools are a partner of the Industrial Excellence Award:

  • AESE Business School | Lisbon, Portugal
  • Cambridge Judge Business School | Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • ETH Zurich | Zurich, Switzerland
  • HEC Paris | Paris, France
  • IESE Business School | Barcelona, Spain
  • IMD | Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Koҫ University Graduate School of Business | Istanbul, Turkey
  • LCL | Luxembourg, Luxembourg
  • Rotterdam School of Management | Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • SDA BOCCONI | Milan, Italy
  • TU Eindhoven | Eindhoven, The Netherlands
  • WU Vienna | Vienna, Austria
  • INSEAD | Fontainebleau
  • WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management | Vallendar, Germany


Ann Vereecke

Ann Vereecke

Professor of Operations Management

Ann Vereecke advises on the supply chain that best fits your strategy and products.

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Lies Delameilleure

Lies Delameilleure

Team Assistant