19. November 2018

EFQM Forum 2018

This year’s EFQM Forum mainly focuses on visionary management strategies

Within this year’s EFQM Forum, which was held in the Vienna Hofburg on October 18th, the focus was on management strategies and on how the management can best engage the talents of employees.

The exclusive event took place in the context of the Austrian EU Council presidency. Quality Austria, a leading Austrian company for Integrated Management Systems, as well as the European Foundation for Quality Management (EFQM), a partner organisation of the German Association for Quality (DGQ), were hosting the exclusive event.

This year’s motto was „Symphony of Excellence“, while according to the EFQM model the term „Excellence“ is referring to outstanding standards of corporate leadership.

Infineon Austria wins the EFQM Global Excellence Award

Another scope of the EFQM Forum is the presentation of the EFQM Global Excellence Award, which is known as the most recognized award in the field of Business Excellence. Oliver Hinrichs, the Chief Financial Officer of the Austrian company „Infineon Technologies Austria AG“ and this year’s winner, has proudly accepted the award.

The further seven companies that made it to the final round, have been rewarded with the respective category awards.