As a strategic partner to SPRING Singapore, the Association will be playing an active role to develop the Team Excellence Initiative. This includes organising IQC conventions in Singapore, leading Singapore's participation at the international IQCN activities, managing a pool of IQC project assessors, and providing advice and consultancy services to enterprises interested in IQC programmes.
During the year, 154 Teams participated in our Team Excellence Symposiums in Sep 2014 and March 2015. From March 2007 to March 2015, both in house and public Team Excellence runs have shown a registration of 3,493 teams with a total cost savings of S$1.2 billion dollars.
TE / NIQC In-house Assessment
The National Innovation and Quality Circles (NIQC) In-House Assessment is a platform which offers greater flexibility and convenience for organisations. Organisations may apply for In-House Assessment at any time of the year.
Team Excellence Problem Solving Tools & Techniques Course
Aims to equip participants with knowledge and skills of creativity tools and techniques to lead and/or participate in Innovation & Quality Circles (IQC) activities.
Innovation & Quality Circles Assessments Criteria Course
The IQC Assessment Criteria Course is a 2-day course that enables participants to better understand in detail, the enhanced IQC assessment criteria/methodology used during the Team Excellence Symposium and In House assessments and also understand how reports are being assessed and scored.
Team Excellence Assessment
The Team Excellence Assessment (TEA) is a public platform held twice a year for various organisations across the country to participate. Organisations may apply for TEA once the registration is opened, and teams may indicate their preferred presentation session.
Team Excellence Champion Award
The Team Excellence Awards is the highest accolade given to individuals in the Team Excellence Initiative. The award recognises individuals for excellence in Team Excellence activities. It highlights the importance of Team Excellence as a platform for business excellence.
Best Practices Portal
The Best Practices Portal is where Team Excellence Assessment participants can view the presentation slides of fellow teams, and learn from other organisation's and industry's best practices. This closed door sharing portal is only available among teams who have participated in the Team Excellence Assessment.