The GlobalCCU Awards 2019

The fourth prestigious GlobalCCU Awards
open for submissions

Compete for the 2019 GlobalCCU Awards
and gain a stronger intellectual authority
and an outstanding reputation for your Corporate University worldwide!


  • Recognition at the prestigious 2019 GlobalCCU Award blended Ceremony on 8 May 2019 at Hamburger University, Sao Paulo, Brazil and simultaneously live on-line, in presence of CEOs, VIPs, diplomats as well as of the Corporate University Professionals from many countries in the world

Hamburger University – McDonald’s Arcos Dorados in Sao Paulo, Brazil

  • A stunning engraved trophy
  • Feedback on your winning application from the judges during the ceremony
  • Opportunities to be invited to speak at the '2019 Award Winners Powwow’ during the GlobalCCU Forum
  • A GlobalCCU issued press release announcing the finalist and the winners translated in English, Portuguese, Arabic, Chinese, Indonesian, Italian, French, German, Russian, Spanish and Turkish sent to journalists in twelve major countries in the world
  • Inclusion in the GlobalCCU Awards official film
  • Photograph souvenirs taken during the ceremony
  • A digital logo that you may use in any way you wish
  • Opportunities to be highlighted in the Winners e-benchmarking sessions after the GlobalCCU Forum
  • Opportunities to receive benchmarking and interviews requests that will increase the influence of your Corporate University brand and you Corporate brand
  • Unlimited recognition on the GlobalCCU website
  • Recognition on the GlobalCCU Platform, LinkedIn and Twitter
  • An entry in the GlobalCCU Worldwide Benchmarking Study 2019.

How to enter the 2019 Awards competition?

  • Logon to the GlobalCCU Platform to download the application form directly from the homepage.
  • If you are not yet a member of GlobalCCU Platform, please click here to join. Pierre Bastres will guide you through the process. Please email him.
  • Apply for a minimum of three categories. We recommend the candidates for the Best overall category to apply for more than three categories.
  • Register and pay your contribution to the costs. All payments must be processed by the application deadline.

Who is eligible?

Corporate Universities, Academies, L&D Structures are eligible to enter. Those which provide and sell learning services to external stakeholders (such as clients, suppliers, etc.) in addition to their internal mission, are eligible to apply; however, commercial organisations whose primary activity is to sell learning services to clients will not be considered as applicants.

Select your 2019 GlobalCCU Awards categories (minimum of three):

  • 1 - Best Corporate University - Overall
  • 2 - Best Corporate University - Business impact
  • 3 - Best Corporate University - Culture
  • 4 - Best Corporate University - Corporate Responsibility
  • 5 - Best Corporate University - Branding NEW
  • 6 - Best Corporate University - Holistic human and digital approach
  • 7 - Best Corporate University - Innovation
  • 8 - Best Corporate University - Technology of the Year NEW

Complete the Application Form including attachments as requested, sign and send them to:

We are at your disposal to help you with the selection of the categories as well as to define with you the submission deadline within the time constraints and your workload.

What is the cost?

Company applicants are invited to participate in the operational costs as follows:

  • Package 1: Apply for 3 categories: [750 € (VAT excl.)]
  • Or Package 2: Apply for more than 3 categories: [880 € (VAT excl.)] Application registration fees include the participation of three people per company at four e-benchmarking sessions (which will feature the 2019 Award winners)
  • Winners are invited to participate in the cost of the trophy (400 € (VAT excl.) per trophy + shipping costs TBD).

Ways to pay

  • By wire bank transfer to our account. When your registration is submitted, you will receive the invoice with details of our bank account.
  • If you would like like to pay per by Credit Card, the online payment solution is Paypal. Please note there will be a 5% charge to use Paypal. 
  • Bank charges and change costs must be made at the sender’s expense.

Cancellation policy

Sorry we do not offer any cancellation terms to applicants. 
GlobalCCU could cancel the GlobalCCU Awards in a force majeure circumstance only.

How will the GlobalCCU Award Winners be rewarded?

They will be invited to attend the prestigious GlobalCCU Awards blended ceremony at the famous Hamburger University in Sao Paulo in Brazil on 8 May 2019 during the GlobalCCU Forum.
Finalists not able to attend the Award Ceremony in person will be able to join the event through a live link (not interactive), therefore, not missing out on the excitement as the winners are announced.

Who is invited to attend the blended ceremony?

  • Open to all learning professionals world-wide.
  • GlobalCCU Award finalists and candidates.
  • The partners of the GlobalCCU Awards 2019.
  • The Advisory and Judging Committee.
  • VIPs, ambassors and diplomates.
  • Local journalists and foreign media delegates.

How to learn from the Award winners and share with them?

  • Four e-Benchmarking Sessions will be organised after the GlobalCCU Forum and are opened to learning peers through registration.
  • The 2019 Worldwide Benchmarking Study encompassing and analysing the best practices of the Award winners will be released in June and accessible to winners and non-winners (not Learning Providers and consultants).

8 March 2019

Order your copy now!
save 350 €

  • Take advantage of the early bird price:
    1 600 (VAT excl.)
  • Standard price after 8 March 2019:
    1 950
    (VAT excl.)

If you have any questions or require more information, we will be happy to help you at:

What about the GlobalCCU Forum agenda?

More information on the GlobalCCU Forum soon.

How to partner the prestigious 2019 GlobalCCU Awards and GlobalCCU Forum?

Many thanks to our first Platinum Partners, former Award Winners who generously support us in this truly global and holistic journey.

You are a Company, a Corporate University or a Governmental Institution

  • and you desire to develop or reinforce your Community involvement and give back
  • You want to support the vision and efforts of GlobalCCU to highlight and reward the best Corporate Universities, to gather Corporate University professionals and allow them to learn from each other, to help the new comers in this industry to avoid making mistakes and save time and money, to shape the Corporate University profession as you trust they must become stronger and stronger to help our Society to face crucial issues on a global scale

You are a consultancy firm, a Business School, a learning or IT provider

  • and you want to develop or enhance your authority through the unique global channel which exists in the Corporate University field, to expose your brand, raising your profile globally in the media and social networks, and to have access to Corporate Education leaders worldwide building relationships to grow your business
  • You want to support our ideals and our efforts because you trust us

Be associated with us to make this truly global learning event a momentum for the Profession

You will RECEIVE a host of ADVANTAGES

  • Highlight your Corporate brand
  • Display your expertise
  • Get strong business contacts and opportunities of development
  • Learn on the Corporate Universities trends

How the partnership benefits meet your goals,
and how much is expected from
our Platinum, Gold, Silver and Associate Partners?
The reply is in the GlobalCCU Forum Partner Chart.

We are at your disposal for a call to explore with you the best partnership opportunities.
Many thanks in advance for your support.


GlobalCCU, the Global Council of Corporate Universities, is…

… the aggregator of Corporate Universities on a global scale! The unique global organisation highlighting and gathering Corporate University professionals worldwide, and shaping the Corporate University profession through GlobalCCU CU Certification and the GlobalCCU Forum and Awards.

Our focus is to provide:

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Press Room

  • 10 August 2018
    E-learn.magazine (USA) published an in depth interview with Annick Renaud-Coulon. She shares her views on how Corporate Universities can successfully fulfill their role in the digital age. There’s a huge future ahead for corporate education.   More >

  • In the June/July issue of Elearning! magazine, Annick Renaud-Coulon cites her expert opinion on the challenges affecting globalized Corporate Universities and on the impact of nationalist trends that cannot undermine them.   More >

  • Great article in CLO Magazine about the Future of Corporate Universities in the Digital Disruption Age, by Annick Renaud-Coulon.  More >

Impacting Events

  • Uni Brad (Brazil), GlobalCCU Best overall Corporate University 2017 Gold Award winner, celebrated their outstanding achievement with the CEO of Banco Bradesco.

  • Igor Fernando Ferreira, McDonald’s – Arcos Dorados (Latin America) Best Corporate University - Leader of the Year 2017.

  • 2015 GlobalCCU Awards ceremony in Paris, France gathered Ambassadors, diplomats and journalists from across the globe to honour the award winning Corporate Universities.

  • UniBB (Brazil) GlobalCCU Best overall Corporate University 2017 Gold Award winner.
    Below UniBB had a stand at Conarh (Human Resources National Congress), the largest human resources event in Latin America and second in the world. Visitors learnt about the success of UniBB in the stand here in photo.

  • GlobalCCU Awards Ceremony 2013
    13 March 2013 at Microsoft France Headquarters in Paris, France MORE >

  • DAU, Defense Acquisition University, the best overall Corporate University Gold Winner 2013, organized a ceremony in front of the entire university for presenting the GlobalCCU Award.The trophy has been displayed in the Pentagon to all the senior leadership.

  • 2013 GlobalCCU Awards ceremony held at the Microsoft HQ in Paris, highlighted winners from outstanding Corporate Universities from five continents.

    GlobalCCU Forum at Campus Veolia and
    at the Sorbonne
    MORE >

Sharing knowledge

Hugo Pena Brandão, Executive Manager of Banco do Brasil Corporate University (UniBB) welcomed Annick Renaud-Coulon in Brasilia on 17 and 18 March 2016 for filming video lessons for the UniBB Portal.