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Quest for Excellence Conference

Learn how your organization can achieve outstanding performance. Join us at the premier virtual showcase of current and former Baldrige Award recipients Monday, April 12–Thursday, April 15, 2021. Quest for Excellence is the official Conference of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, brought to you by the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program at NIST.


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Join us at the Quest for Excellence 2021 – our first ever virtual conference! 

The three-day virtual showcase will feature the 2019 and 2020 Award recipients as well as former recipients.  

Join us to learn about their best practices, which will be featured in both live and on-demand sessions as well as archived for viewing after the event, so you don’t have to miss any of the action. We look forward to making Quest accessible to more people than ever before!  

We are currently working through the many details needed to make the virtual event a success, and we will continue to share key information on the schedule, registration, and more. So, check this page regularly to keep up-to-date on the developments.

To join our online community and receive email announcements on our events, look for the “Connect with Us” banner on the Baldrige website. 

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