SHIFT Indonesia is ready to hold the Indonesia Operational Excellence Conference & Award (OPEXCON) 2020 to give appreciation to companies that have successfully carried out innovation and won in the OPEXCON project competition. This activity is expected to be a platform for building awareness of business actors about the importance of aspects of process improvement and innovation for business. As well as a forum for companies to continue to be enthusiastic about carrying out continuous improvements, especially in the era of the Covid-19 pandemic.

“We hope to encourage every industry player and every company in Indonesia to continue to make improvements, continue to innovate in an effort to increase business competitiveness,” said Riyantono Anwar, Director of OPEXCON. Riyan explained that SHIFT Indonesia will have the OPEXCON annual award in three categories, which are distinguished by industrial sector, Manufacture, Services, Mining, and Energy to companies that have succeeded in innovating their business. The Project Competition participants had previously registered from August to September 30, 2020, and completed the presentation and question and answer in front of the Jury on 2-4 November 2020.

“To avoid the transmission of the Covid-19 virus, the entire series of OPEXCON events this year are conducted virtually. Starting from the registration of participants, the final judging, until the award ceremony which will be held on November 25, 2020, “added Riyan.

As we know, to increase the competitiveness of national industries, companies in Indonesia need to make all strategic efforts to increase added value in their business. Several things need to be done to make a continuous improvement and also innovation. Therefore, SHIFT Indonesia is fully committed to supporting and motivating business actors by awarding the OPEXCON Award.