What is cultural Transformation?
Cultural transformation refers to the process of fundamentally changing the beliefs, values, and behaviors of an organization so that it can better support and drive strategic objectives, improve operational effectiveness, and adapt to new challenges or market conditions. Essentially, it's about shifting the mindset and behaviors of an organization's members to align with a desired future state.
While I cannot access real-time data post my last training cut-off in January 2022, I can provide an understanding of cultural transformation with some general context from the BTOES (Business Transformation & Operational Excellence World Summit) as it stood until that time:
1. Holistic View: BTOES focuses on a holistic approach to transformation. Cultural transformation isn't just about implementing new tools or processes, but it involves a deep change in the organization's way of thinking, working, and behaving.
2. Operational Excellence: BTOES emphasizes the importance of operational excellence, which often requires a cultural shift. This means fostering a culture of continuous improvement where employees are empowered and encouraged to identify and address inefficiencies.
3. Employee Engagement: One of the key drivers for a successful transformation is the engagement and buy-in of employees. BTOES discussions often revolve around how to create an inclusive environment where every employee feels involved in the transformation journey.
4. Leadership's Role: For any transformation to be successful, the leadership team must be on board and actively championing the change. BTOES would highlight the importance of leadership in driving, supporting, and sustaining cultural change.
5. Best Practices & Case Studies: Attending BTOES would expose participants to various case studies and best practices from organizations that have successfully navigated their cultural transformation journeys. Learning from others' experiences can be invaluable in planning and executing one's own transformation strategy.
6. Challenges & Solutions: Cultural transformation is not without its challenges. Resistance to change, lack of clarity, and communication gaps are just a few potential roadblocks. BTOES provides a platform for professionals to discuss these challenges and share solutions that have worked for them.
The Business Transformation & Operational Excellence Awards have been established to showcase globally the most outstanding achievements through the application of Business Transformation, Digital Transformation, Operational Excellence and Innovation Excellence programs.
The winners will be announced at the Awards Ceremony at The Business Transformation & Operational Excellence World Awards (BTOE) on Thursday, May 9th, 2024, from 6:30 PM at Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld®.
The Business Transformation & Operational Excellence Awards are open to all organizations, both private and public sector, across the globe, which have implemented Business Transformation, Digital Transformation, Operational Excellence and Innovation Excellence programs to deliver outstanding business results.
The Awards will be held in conjunction with the Business Transformation & Operational Excellence World Summit, BTOES 2024 on Thursday, May 9th, 2024, at the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld®. Click below to access the agenda, view the current speakers, and watch the highlights video from last year.
BTOES is the industry’s biggest and best, senior-level, cross-industry gathering of Business Transformation & Operational Excellence industry leaders and senior executives.
With over 150 speakers, over 100 sessions, 12 Keynotes, 9 Track Themes, 5 parallel tracks, 60+ track sessions, 50 roundtable discussions, 20 Interactive Workshops, 6 Thought Leader Panels, 5 Leaders Boardrooms, 5 co-located events, the Industry Awards Program, Site Visits, 20+ hours of social networking including 2 gala cocktail parties, dinners, numerous group activities, this is the ultimate event to benchmark, network and drive Operational Excellence to the next level.
There is a strong focus on Cultural Transformation, Customer Delight, Sustaining an Operational Excellence program, Need for end-to-end Business Transformation, Keeping up with new technologies/impact of digitalization and Leadership Buy-in and understanding. We dedicated two tracks to advanced technologies, such as AI, Machine Learning, RPA, Predictive Analytics, Blockchain, Cloud infrastructure, etc.
The agenda is designed to encourage active meaningful conversations through all-day enhanced networking and interaction opportunities, including
For more information please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Search for anything
View our schedule of industry leading free to attend virtual conferences. Each a premier gathering of industry thought leaders and experts sharing key solutions to current challenges.View Schedule of Events
Delivered by Progressive Thought-Leaders
Start Learning Today
Watch On-Demand Recording - Access all sessions from progressive thought leaders free of charge from our industry leading virtual conferences.Watch On-Demand Recordings For Free
Delivered by the industry's most progressive thought leaders from the world's top brands. Start learning today!View All Courses Now
The premier Business Transformation & Operational Excellence Conference. Watch sessions on-demand for free. Use code: BFH1120Watch On-Demand
Courtesy of Nintex Pty's Paul Hsu, below is a transcript of his speaking session on 'Improve employee productivity during and post-COVID by ...
Read this article about HP, Best Achievement in Operational Excellence to deliver Digital Transformation, selected by the independent judging panel, ...
Read this article about BMO Financial Group, one of our finalists, in the category Best Achievement in Operational Excellence to deliver Digital ...
Read this article about Cisco, one of our finalists, in the category Best Achievement of Operational Excellence in Internet, Education, Media & ...