Iowa Performance Excellence Conference

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Organizations of all types and sizes are looking for ways to grow, improve and achieve their goals and missions.  The Iowa Performance Excellence (iPEX) Conference is the only conference in Iowa dedicated to performance excellence.  Attendees are key decision makers and influencers in all industries such as healthcare, technology, manufacturing, education, and manufacturing.

iPEX is also a celebration to recognize Iowa organizations who are on the Baldrige Performance Excellence Journey.  Our dinner celebration is focused on recognizing IRPE applicants for their dedication and high performance.

Why attend:

  • 3 Pre-conference workshops
  • 20+ speakers
  • Networking with hundreds of executives, leaders and others who want to learn and grow

Location: The Meadows Events & Conference Center, 1 Prairie Meadows Dr, Altoona, IA 50009 map

Individual Registration – Awards Dinner May 7 & Conference May 8


Table Registration (10 registrations) – Awards Dinner May 7 & Conference May 8


Please note: Special guest room pricing has been secured at the conference location. Mention the iPEX Conference when you reserve your room to receive this discount. Discount ends April 10.

Attend one of our pre-conference workshops and your iPEX registration fee drops to $150!

  • 4:30-5:30 p.m. Networking and Exhibit Hall opens
  • 5:30 p.m. Opening Remarks and Keynote
  • 6:15 p.m. Dinner
  • 7 p.m. Award Presentations
  • 7:30 a.m. Registration, networking and exhibit hall open
  • 8:30 a.m. Opening Remarks
  • 8:45 a.m. Keynote Address – Matt Booth
  • 10 a.m. Networking and Exhibitor break
  • 10:30 a.m. Breakout Sessions
  • Noon Lunch, Networking and Exhibitor break
  • 1:15 p.m. Breakout Sessions
  • 2:45 p.m. Breakout Sessions
  • 4 p.m. Networking and Exhibitor Break – Prize Drawings @ 4:30 p.m.

Awards Ceremony Keynote

Since 2008 Jennifer Prinz has served as Chief Operating Officer of Donor Alliance, a nonprofit, community focused organ procurement organization serving Colorado and most of Wyoming. Full Bio

Conference Keynote

Matt Booth is an engaging speaker and author who encourages people to chase their dreams. He is direct, thought-provoking, and inspiring. Full Bio