EU2013 Official event

Official event of EU2013

Focus on effectiveness.

During the period of the Presidency of the EU Council, Lithuania is focusing her efforts on enhancing the EU’s abilities to provide adequate response to economic, financial, social and energy challenges. One of primary focus is on further strengthening the competitiveness of Europe. Effectiveness of public sector – ability to do more and more good with existing limited resources – is a key factor to developing a prosperous Europe.

The conference will provide exclusive public sector cases, access to incredible management knowledge, master workshops and Q&A discussions withe leaders who personally led improvement projects.

This event is a forum organized by TOCICO, U.S. based NGO and officially accredited by Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania and Commission of European Union of the Government of Lithuania.

All 28 EU Member States in turn take up the presidency for a six month period, in order to chair the process of the creation of EU rules. Lithuania for the first time assuming this task from the 1st of July, 2013 to the 1st of January, 2014.

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Every public sector executive, manager, official and professional is welcome to attend this outstanding event.

Among participants you will find hundreds of executives and professionals from across EU who strive to systematically improve their organisations within current regulations. To improve government, we have to improve the systems of government: to continually analyze and transform what we do, how we do it, who we do it for and why.

The practical content will be very much adaptable by people taking the following positions:

  • Executives and managers of public sector institutions (agencies, departaments, inspectorates, municipalities, government)
  • Executives of Public Procurement Offices, public procurement professionals
  • Chief justices, judges and judicial staff
  • Hospital staff, management and doctors of any specialization
  • Executives of state owned enterprises
  • Politicians who understand low effectiveness is not a people problem, but systems.
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Book your time!

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Best ever time investment.

The event will continue for two days.

The first day, 24th of October (Thursday), is dedicated to exhaustively sharing world-class case stories at the conference to show participants the directions for possible solutions to their organisational problems.

The second day, 25th of October (Friday), is dedicated to full day workshops to deliver participants a very detailed managerial solutions that can be implemented in their particular organisations to improve them dramatically.

An attendee can choose to participate in one or both event days while paying respectively (150 EUR each day).

The content to be delivered to the participants on both days is build aiming to give participants as much inspiration to change and knowledge how to do it as possible.

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Practitioners ready to share.

World class management experts and TOP managers, everyone with deep cause&effect systematic practical thinking, are ready to share their incredible achievements in improving public sector organisations. They share because they want to make the world a better place.

Over two days, the impressive line up of speakers will exchange solutions on reducing complexity, shortening lead times, shortening queues, implementing performance measurements, improving due date performance, accelerating projects, improving productivity, dealing with uncertainty and much more.

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Sharing know-how and experience.

The event is organised by TOCICO, an U.S. based non-for-profit corporation that connects TOC management professionals (academics, practitioners, implementers) around the world. One of its goals is to share the TOC Body of Knowledge and achievements in helping organisations to do more good.

TOC is considered as the most proven methodology to systematically improve organisations. Integrating Lean and Six Sigma with TOC often yields 10 to 20 times greater returns than implementing any other management methodology alone.

TOCICO has organised more than 20 international conferences in USA, India, Japan, South Korea and Europe since 2003.

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Partnership opportunities.

TOCICO gratefully acknowledges the support of these dedicated partners:

  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania
  • Goldratt Institute (Israel)
  • TOC Sprendimai (Lithuania)
  • Change and Innovation Agency (USA)
  • Focused Management Ltd. (Israel)

To learn more about partnership opportunities with the International Public Sector Effectiveness Conference, please contact event team.

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The best places.

The first day of the event’s will take place in Lithuanian Exhibition and Congress Centre LITEXPO, the biggest cutting-edge conference centre in Lithuania.

Address: Laisves ave. 5, LT-04215 Vilnius, Lithuania

Workshops of the second day will take place in various hotels in Vilnius old town, a Baroque masterpiece that is included in the UNESCO World Heritage List.

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Have a pleasant stay!

The event collaborates with several hotels located in Vilnius.

Hotel accommodations have been pre-booked for the event period. Please contact event staff to receive special offers for event participants.

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Media accreditation

Media accreditation

Open for free press!

Only accredited journalists and technical staff may attend Presidency meetings and events held in Lithuania.

Accreditation is obtained via the accreditation system accessible online. You will be asked to provide your email address in order to receive your access code.

Please contact event spokesperson for more detailed information.

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