The Nexans University recognized by its peers
On March 13, The Nexans University received the 3rd prize in the category “Best innovative Corporate University". Our University was recognized for its capacity to innovate in Learning skills. More especially for “simple and clever” tools.
©GlobalCCU- Sherif Scouri - From left to right : Desiê Ribeiro, General Manager of Education and People Development from Vale (Brazil), Benoit Gandillot, Nexans University director, Mick Hayman representing Program Managers and Trainers of Nexans University, Annick Renaud-Coulon, Chairman of GlobalCCU, Jan Muehlfeit, Chairman of Microsoft Europe
For the first time in the world of Corporate Universities, this competition gathered candidates from the 5 continents. Private and public companies as well as institutional organizations from 19 countries, from 500 up to 1 million employees, applied to these Awards. A jury composed of 14 international experts followed a strict and rich process for selecting only 15 finalists who hoped to win one of the Gold, Silver and Bronze trophies.
The GlobalCCU – Gobal Council of Corporate Universities
GlobalCCU is the first truly global network composed exclusively of Corporate University professionals. Its target is to help its members to learn from their respective experiences, their projects, their questions, in order to improve their performance and to show their stakeholders that they – Corporate University, Academy, Institute or Campus – are a lever to create real value for business, people, organizations and Society.
The GlobalCCU Awards recognize the very best Corporate Universities which, in the world, showed the best practices in their context and brought new knowledge to enrich the Learning and Development profession. The target is also to bring management and teams in the learning structures opportunities to progress thanks to benchmark with peers at a global level
With energy at the basis of its development, Nexans, worldwide expert in the cable industry, offers an extensive range of cables and cabling solutions. The Group is a global player in the energy transmission and distribution, industry and building markets. Nexans addresses a wide series of market segments: from energy and telecom networks to energy resources (wind turbines, photovoltaic, oil and gas, and mining) to transportation (shipbuilding, aerospace, automotive and automation, and railways). Nexans is a responsible industrial company that regards sustainable development as integral to its global and operational strategy. Continuous innovation in products, solutions and services, employee development and commitment, customer orientation and the introduction of safe industrial processes with limited environmental impact are among the key initiatives that place Nexans at the core of a sustainable future. With an industrial presence in 40 countries and commercial activities worldwide, Nexans employs 25,000 people and had sales in 2012 of nearly 7.2 billion euros. Nexans is listed on NYSE Euronext Paris, compartment A.