Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) is a government owned utility with the sole responsibility for supplying electricity and water to the Emirate of Dubai. DEWA owns, operates and maintains power stations and desalination plants, aquifers, power and water transmission lines and power and water distribution networks in Dubai. Their power generation and water desalination stations are mainly fuelled by natural gas. DEWA won the EFQM Global Excellence Award in 2017.
IBM help you develop differentiating business strategies with a digital lens by applying modern design methods and maximizing the cutting-edge capabilities of IBM and their extensive ecosystem of partners. This sets IBM apart from any other strategy consulting firm. They begin by helping you assess and apply seven key elements that drive Digital Reinvention including new business models. These elements of digital transformation rely on analytics and cognitive insights, building responsive operations and developing an innovative culture. By applying IBM Design Thinking through Envision workshops, they help you identify high value pilot opportunities and innovative experiences. This work can lead to projects ranging from digital strategy to proofs of concept to engagements focused on one of the seven drivers of digital transformation. By embarking on a Digital Reinvention journey with IBM, you can focus on new revenue streams and market activation, reimagine how you engage with your environment, customers, employees and partners and build new expertise through restless talent development and orchestrated ecosystems.
Siemens Austria is one of the leading technology companies of the country. In total around 10,300 employees work for Siemens in Austria. Sales in the 2017 fiscal year amounted to 3.4 billion euros. The business activities focus on the areas electrification, automation and digitalization. In essence this includes systems and services for power generation, transmission and distribution as well as energy efficient products and solutions for production, transportation and building technologies and technologies for high-quality and integrated healthcare. With its publicly listed subsidiary Siemens Healthineers AG, the company is also a leading provider of medical imaging equipment – such as computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging systems – and a leader in laboratory diagnostics as well as clinical IT. Automation technologies, software and data analytics play a major role in these areas. With its six plants, globally active competence centers and regional expertise in every single Federal Province, Siemens Austria significantly contributes to the local value add. With around 11,000 suppliers – roughly 6,900 of these are based in Austria – the purchasing volume of the Siemens AG Österreich from outside suppliers itself amounted to more than 1 billion euros in the past fiscal year. Siemens Austria not only holds the business responsibility for the local market, but also for 18 additional countries in the region Central and Eastern Europe as well as for Israel.
Constantia Industries AG is a privately owned industrial holding, that is active in three strategic areas. The essential target markets for the company and its products are construction, construction suppliers, furniture, sports goods, machine and generator assembly, aviation as well as energy management. Mid-term we will aspire to build up three more strategic areas, organic and inorganic in the B2B sector. Our three companies are top in their respective industry. We are connected through our shared values and the passion to reach common goals. We set the highest standards to ourselves and our products. Constant improvement for our customers is our highest aspiration.
Achieving and sustaining excellent results is the challenge for organisations and their people in a world of increasing global competition, rapid technological innovation, changing processes and frequent movement in economic, society, customer and environmental conditions. QMS Excellence Services, with a German based headquarter, provides a wide range of training and learning programs in the area of Business Excellence.
Vienna Airport is the largest airport in Austria and an important interface for flights to Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Asia thanks to its ideal geographical location. In 2017 Vienna Airport handled a record-breaking 24.4 million passengers. 74 airlines operating at Vienna Airport regularly connect travellers with 195 destinations in 70 different countries. Since 2016, Vienna Airport has boasted the 4-Star Airport rating from Skytrax. The business areas of Flughafen Wien AG range from operating the airport, ground handling and security services to a strong non-aviation segment focusing on the development and utilisation of retail, food & beverage and commercial space as well as the marketing of parking areas and advertising space. Vienna Airport is an attractive business location for companies, featuring commercial property of about 100,000 m² as well as numerous office and conferencing facilities. Vienna Airport is also the largest single employer in Eastern Austria, with 20,000 employees working for 230 companies at the site.
Associate your organisation with a high-end, executive conference; build awareness among more than 20,000 contacts and visitors to the EFQM Forum website and finally, meet and network with peers during breaks and lunches, all taking place in the foyer area where your sponsor table will be located.
Sponsoring the EFQM Forum allows you to interact and network with target audiences and build visibility for your organisation. All sponsorships come with benefits, including acknowledgement on the Forum website, in the event’s programme, and in a variety of verbal announcements, plus acknowledgement on slides prior to plenary sessions.
Please contact EFQM or Quality Austria for additional information and to discuss the availability of sponsorship opportunities and customised sponsorships. Although a wide range of sponsorship opportunities are available, some are limited and are on a first-come, first-served basis. Therefore, every effort will be made to assign sponsorship according to your request. If the applied-for sponsorships are no longer available, you may select another option.
Metaltechnology Austria is one of Austrias´s largest economic and employer organisations. 1.200 members directly employ about 130.000 people and thus indirectly secure about 250.000 jobs in Austria. In 2017 this industry had a production output valued at EUR 37 billion. Metaltechnology Austria is responsible for one fourth of all Austrian exports. The top priority of this association is to represent the views of the industry and shape the major legal and economic framework conditions that affect the companies of the Metaltechnology Austria.