Nominations open on 1st April in these 14 Awards Categories for 2019:
- Top US BSC Investor in Poland
- Top US BSC Investor in Hungary
- Top US BSC Investor in Baltics
- Top US BSC Investor in Romania
- Top US BSC Investor in Czech Republic
- Top Digital Solutions Provider from across CEE
- Top Digital Solutions Provider from Poland
- Top Digital Solutions Provider from Hungary
- Top Digital Solutions Provider from Czech Republic or Slovakia
- Top Digital Solutions Provider from Romania
- Top Digital Solutions Provider from Ukraine or Bulgaria or Serbia
- Top Robotics/RPA Implementation in CEE
- Top Global BPO/ITO Investor in CEE
- Top CSR Initiative of the Year in CEE
An original event by CEE Business Media with major contributions by these strategic partners:
Summit and Awards 2018. See more photos here.
In 2019, we'll continue with our razor-sharp focus on American investors in Eastern Central Europe's Business Services sector.
COMPANIES ATTENDING 2018 INCLUDED:
Johnson&Johnson, Western Union, Flowserve, Brown Brothers Harriman, Lexmark, State Street, NASDAQ, Cisco, Citi, Morgan Stanley, Capita, BD (Becton Dickinson), Mylan, PWC, Eaton, Xceedance, Zitec, Okin BPS, EY, Dana Holding, MacDermid Performance Solutions, ToysRUs, StanleyBlack&Decker, American Institure of CPAs, Latvia Investment Agency, Slovakia Investment Agency, City of Krakow, City of Poznan, Region of Pomerania (Gdansk, Gdynia), City of Bydgoszcz, City of Lublin, Bulgaria Outsourcing Association, Bulpros, Garitage Investment Management (Bulgaria), SSC Heroes (Hungary and Poland), Embassy of Hungary, Transparent Solutions, Boyden Executive Search, HCL, Zitec (Romania), EPAM, Capita, Raffles Fund, Onwelo, NASSCOM Foundation, HP, Gavs Technology, Skanska, Vistra, Screaming Box, CushmanWakefield, Process Solutions, Great Connections, KPMG, Polish-American Business Club, World Bank, Kryon Systems, Voxy, Inc., New York Business Consultants, Citigroup Inc., Monarch Holdings, Pacific Crest, ThoughtFocus, Merrill Lynch, American Stock Transfer and Trust LLC, Temple University, KeyBank, MUFG Union Bank, Time, Inc., and more...
Learn from some of the 350+ American companies who operate SSCs in Central & Eastern Europe.
WHO WILL ATTEND?
40+ American investors (global directors, EMEA directors or process owners) with established SSC operations in CEE.
20+ mid-market American companies (CFOs, finance directors, board members, CIOs) considering setting up SSCs / IT processes in Europe.
20 + American software and IT firms that seek strong relationships with world-class providers of technical, systems, and programming solutions.
20+ inward-investment advisers from city and regional governments across Poland, Hungary, Lithuania, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Romania and Bulgaria.
40+ VIP Jury Members and Speakers with deep experience operating and setting-up Business Services Centers in Europe.
Advisory firms specializing in location-advisory, real estate advisory, office developers, and employment/hiring specialists.
CEE Business Media is focused on Central & Eastern Europe. With 25 years in the region, we organize the annual CEE Shared Services Awards in Poland (now 7 years running), and we publish the most-comprehensive directory of Shared Service Centers in Central & Eastern Europe - the CEE Shared Services & Outsourcing Directory - and founders of European Business Services Association (www.EuropeanBusinessServices.com).
THE VENUE: The Harvard Club of NYC
The Harvard Club of NYC is an oasis of calm in hectic midtown Manhattan. The Club offers an array of services for your enjoyment. A landmark building designed by McKim, Mead & White, the Clubhouse is also the hub of an extraordinary array of programming and events. Read or relax in the Library or be productive in the Work Center. Work out in our fully equipped athletic facility complete with squash courts, and then relax with a drink on the Rooftop. On behalf of our event attendees, we have secured a limited number of guest rooms.
33 Companies Short-Listed in 2018 in
Top US SSC Investor in Poland:
CBRE Corporate Outsourcing
3M SSC EMEA (Wroclaw)
Whirlpool (Lodz, Wroclaw)
Cisco Global Services Center (Krakow)
Citbank Europe (Warsaw)
Top US SSC Investor in Hungary:
UNICEF Global SSC
Top US SSC Investor in Romania:
Top US SSC Investor in Czech:
DXC Technology (CSC)
Top US SSC Investor in Baltics:
Top Digital/Software Solutions provider to US from CEE:
Top Global BPO/ITO Investor in CEE:
Top Robotics Implementation in CEE:
Western Union (Lithuania)
Top CSR Initiative of the Year in CEE:
Disability at Eaton GBS
TEV - Skandia Lithuania
Empoyerment of Disabled People - IBA Group
eKids - EPAM Systems
Global Community Day - Citibank Europe
Cisco Networking Academy - Cisco Global Services Centers (Hungary, Poland)
SSC Charity Beach Volleyball Tournament
Winning Companies 2018:
In the evening, the awards gala provides an exceptional opportunity for peer-to-peer networking. During the day, you've talked with panelists, jurists, US companies that already have shared service centers, and other attendees. Now, it all comes together in an exciting review of nominations and awards. Categories include:
And 2 overall Categories:
Top Global BPO/ITO Investor in CEE
Top Robotics Implementation in CEE
Providers of solutions in shared services and outsourcing will be nominated prior to the event (see Nominate button at top of page). We like a large jury (30 individuals) because this allows attendees to obtain the most in-depth and helpful insight from a diversity of experienced executives.