North American Customer Centricity Awards

About

Join us at the inaugural North American Customer Centricity Awards week. Four days packed with customer experience stories, real world case studies, masterclass training and networking opportunities with leading customer experience and business professionals from across North America.

The programme is supported by respected thought‐leaders in customer experience from across the region.

Entries Open

17 July 2019

Entry Deadline

26 February 2020

Finalists Announced

12 March 2020

Masterclass with Ian Golding and Diane Magers

22 & 23 June 2020

Conference

24 June 2020

Finals & Awards Ceremony

25 June 2020

Feedback reports issued

July 2020

The inaugural North American Customer Centricity Awards recognize those inspiring organizations who are delivering an outstanding customer experience across the region. A week of Customer Experience Content will take place over 4 days, starting on 22nd June 2020 in Dallas.

The Conference

At just $325 for a full day of networkinginspiring talks from CX leaderspanel discussions and a business lunch the day one conference packs as much content as possible into a relaxed and inviting atmosphere

THE SPEAKERS

Chris Brown

CEO and Co-Founder, Marketculture
Chris is a global expert in customer-centric business strategies. He and his colleagues have conducted extensive research on this topic and published articles in Strategy & Leadership, B2B Magazine, the CEO Refresher, the Harvard Business Review Blog, the CMO Council program on Market Sensibility and other journals.

Mike Kendall

Founder, The Customer Lab
Leveraging over 25 years of driving transformation inside loyalty-leading companies like Intuit, Capital One, and Humana, Mike Kendall (@DelightApostle) brings expert Customer Experience, Design, & Innovation methods, mindsets, and knowledge to organizations around the world.

THE PANELIST

Diane Magers

Founder and CEO, Experience Catalysts
Diane is a passionate, experienced Customer Experience executive, change agent and sherpa for new and developing customer obsessed leaders. She has over 25 years of building and growing Customer and Employee focus.

THE EMCEE

Marlan Hardie

People Engagement Officer,Worldwide Technology
With 20 years in the customer care industry and a consulting background, Marlan has worked with many of the largest call centers in the telecom, cable, financial services, media and entertainment organizations.

The Awards

During the finals over 100 Finalist presentations will be scored by the judges in what will be the largest gathering of CX best practice in one place. Watch & learn from your peers by attending any of the finalists presentations. Celebrate your achievements with your peers and team whilst enjoying our take on a Classic Texan BBQ. Your ticket to the ceremony includes access to the finals.

The Masterclass

Be part of the CX Masterclasses led by Ian Golding CCXP and Diane Magers CCXP on days three and four and take your CX Journey to the next level.

The Agenda

JUNE 22

DAY ONE

Masterclasses

  • 09:00 – 16:00 CX Masterclass with Ian Golding CCXP
  • 09:00 – 16:00 CX Masterclass with Diane Magers CCXP

JUNE 23

DAY TWO

Masterclasses

  • 09:00 – 16:00 CX Masterclass with Ian Golding CCXP
  • 09:00 – 16:00 CX Masterclass with Diane Magers CCXP

JUNE 24

DAY THREE

Customer Centricity Conference

  • 09:00 – Networking breakfast
  • 10:00 – Welcome by Mark Hamill & Marlan Hardie
  • 10:30 – Key Note Speech
  • 11:00 – Coffee Break
  • 11:30 – First Talk by Chris Brown
  • 12:00 – Second Talk
  • 13:00 – Lunch
  • 13:30 – Panel Discussion
  • 14:00 – Third Talk by Mike Kendall
  • 14:30 – Coffee Break
  • 15:00 – Fourth Talk
  • 15:30 – Fifth Talk
  • 16:30 – Goodbye by Marlan Hardie & Diane Magers

JUNE 25

DAY FOUR

Awards Finals and Ceremony

  • 09:00 – Registration
  • 09:30 – Judge Briefing
  • 10:00 – First Presentation
  • 11:30 – Break
  • 13:30 – Lunch
  • 16:30 – End of presentations
  • 19:00 – Ceremony and BBQ

Legacy

ARCET Global was founded by members of the core team that has been together since 2014.

The team has vast experience in executing Awards programmes, delivering over 15 Awards across 5 different programmes throughout the Middle East & Europe.

Through ARCET Global, the Team will build on their reputation of creating, launching and producing leading Business Awards programmes.

Patrons

Meet the thought leaders endorsing the Awards

Marlan Hardie

People Engagement Officer, Worldwide Technology
Marlan operates as the People Engagement Officer for global service providers at World Wide Technology. With 20 years in the customer care industry and a consulting background, Marlan has worked with many of the largest call centers in the telecom, cable, financial services, media and entertainment organizations. He evangelizes that “the brands that deliver the best customer experience have already provide the best employee experience.

Anita Siassios

Managing Director, ManagingCX PTY Ltd
Anita Siassios is a Certified Customer Experience Professional (CCXP) and first Australian certified Forrester CX-Pro.

Diane Magers

Founder and CEO, Experience Catalysts
Diane is a passionate, experienced Customer Experience executive, change agent and sherpa for new and developing customer obsessed leaders. She has over 25 years of building and growing Customer and Employee focus. She is currently interim CEO for the Customer Experience Professionals Association. Most recently at AT&T, she led Customer Experience strategy by transforming customer and associate engagement.