Julia Chang Bloch, Marie Lindsay & Raomal Perera are inducted into the Excellence Hall of Fame

The 2018 Excellence Hall of Fame induction ceremony was held in the Shelbourne Hotel, Dublin, Ireland, on April 19. During the gala dinner, three more outstanding people became members of the Excellence Hall of Fame:

  • Ambassador Julia Chang Bloch, Founder & CEO, US-China Education Trust
  • Marie Lindsay, Principal, St. Mary’s College Derry/Londonderry
  • Raomal Perera, Adjunct Professor, INSEAD & UCD

Congratulations to 4 newly Certified Excellence Assessors

Congratulations to Aoife Corcoran, Els Van de Water, Neal Traynor and Ronan Traynor who successfully completed their Excellence Assessor training with two days active learning workshops on April 20 & 21.

They are the Institute’s first cohort of Certified Excellence Assessors who have been trained to be competent assessors able to assess excellence in any organization using any excellence model or framework.

Michael Sutton elected a Fellow of the Institute

Michael Sutton

Michael Sutton FBEI

We are delighted to announce that Michael Sutton has been elected a Fellow of the Institute.

Michael is a multidisciplinary scholarly practitioner with experience in design thinking, information systems, knowledge management, education and games. After working in business and management as an executive and entrepreneur, he began teaching and is an award winning author of papers on educational technology and business. He is an internationally recognized thought leader on Game-Based Learning. Despite being a fan of innovative and disruptive approaches to education, he has been invited to teach as an Adjunct Professor at a number of universities in the U.S. and is a research advisor for the Harvard Business Review.

Michael holds BIS in Management Sciences (University of Waterloo) and a PhD in Knowledge Management (McGill University). He served as a judge for the Institute’s International Business Learning Games Competition in 2017.

Season’s Greetings & Best Wishers for an Excellent 2018

Wishing you a Happy Christmas and Hanukkah season and all the best for an excellent year in 2018

Feliz Navidad  –  Joyeux Noël  –  Buon Natale  –  Frohe Weihnachten  –  Veselé Vánoce  –  Boldog Karácsonyt  –  Glædelig jul  –  Vrolijk Kerstfeest  –  Hyvää Joulua  –  Wesołych Świąt  –  Feliz Natal  –  Καλά Χριστούγεννα  –  С Рождеством  –  З Різдвом Христовим  –  Maligayang pasko  –  Nollaig Shona  –  God jul  –  Mừng Chúa Giáng Sinh  –  メリークリスマス  –  สุขสันต์วันคริสมาสต์  –  חג מולד שמח  –  मेरी क्रिसमस  –  聖誕快樂  –  圣诞快乐  –  메리 크리스마스  –  كريسمس مبارك  –  كريسمس سعيدة

Mohammad Habib elected as a Fellow

Mohammad Habib

Mohammad Habib FBEI

We are delighted to announce that Mohammad Habib has been elected a Fellow of the Institute.

Mohammad is a seasoned business excellence professional with experience working in pharmaceuticals, real estate, industrial manufacturing joint ventures, consulting, and in the public sector. He began his career in 1993 as a Quality Manager with Arab Pharmaceutical Industries in Jordan and is currently Advisor to the Prime Minister’s Office of the United Arab Emirates’ Sheikh Khalifa Government Excellence Program and the MENA regional partner of the Swiss company Siegel Human Resources.

Mohammad holds a BSc in Industrial Engineering (University of Jordan) and a Masters in Manufacturing Engineering & Management (University of Birmingham). He is currently a Doctoral Research Associate at the University of Reading’s Henley Business School.