Chair of Production Management

15th academic partner kicks off the ‘Industrial Excellence Award 2020’ competition in Belgium

Vlerick Business School joins as 15th academic partner of the renowned industry competition ‘Industrial Exellence Award 2020’. Vlerick Business School is associated with both the Catholic University Leuven and the University Gent. Professor Ann Vereecke is appointed as Academic Director.

This year, 12* (17**) of 47 European countries are covered: they represent more than a) 20% of the area of Europe, b) 50% of the European population and c) 75% of the gross domestic product (GDP) (base 2016).

The questionnaire can be downloaded and is free of charge. For more information, see

* Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Luxemburg, The Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom
** including Andorra, Lichtenstein, Monaco, San Marino, Vatikan City