International Best Practice Competition 2024

The Institute of Management Consultants, NZ (IMCNZ) has been a strategic supporter and collaborator with the International Best Practice Competition (IBPC) and Centre for Organisational Excellence Research (COER) for several years. As part of this commitment, we wanted to share an exciting upcoming opportunity with you.

This year, they are running their 10th International Best Practice Competition 2024.  In conjunction with Best Practice Improvement Resource (, IMCNZ is strongly encouraging organisations to enter the IBPC 2024.  The highest start rating for a best practice from New Zealand will be recognized as the winner of the New Zealand Best Practice Competition 2024. COER are searching for that one extraordinary thing your organisation does better than anyone else.  Whether it’s groundbreaking innovation, stellar leadership, or exceptional sustainability practices, showcase it for a shot at the prestigious 7-Star recognition.


Highlighting a specific aspect of your organisation makes for a manageable and impactful debut into the realm of business excellence awards!

Key Details:

Submission Deadline4th March 2024
CategoriesLeadership Sustainability Innovation Digital Transformation Teamwork And more!
RecognitionAchieve 7 Stars (the principle of excellence) or top your category with a minimum 5 Stars for global recognition!
IBPC AwardsWinners will be announced at a Virtual Award Ceremony

Learn more about the IBPC here.  Curious about the journey?  Watch a presentation of a 7-Star Best Practice winner here.  Want more details about the competition? Download the IBPC 2024 Participant brochure for details on the benefits of entering, how to apply, and more.

Ready to jump on board and highlight your organisation’s excellence?