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!

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, Pierre Bastres will guide you through the process. Please email him.
  • Apply for a minimum of 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
  • 6 - Best Corporate University - Holistic human and digital approach
  • 7 - Best Corporate University - Innovation
  • 8 - Best Corporate University - Technology of the Year

Complete the Application Form including attachments as requested, sign and send them by 25 February 2019 to:

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 want 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 can cancel the GlobalCCU Awards in a force majeure circumstance only.

New for 2019! Learning and development is digitalising… the GlobalCCU Awards do the same!

The GlobalCCU Awards 2019 will be managed virtually, from the submissions to the announcement of the Award Winners during the e-Ceremony scheduled on 25 April 2019 and the e-Benchmarking Sessions.

Here is the GlobalCCU 2019 Awards journey

How will the GlobalCCU e-ceremony be organised?

  • The e-ceremony will be held in a studio co-chaired by Annick Renaud-Coulon and former GlobalCCU Best Overall Gold Award winners
  • The trophies will be presented to the winners remotely.
  • The prestigious e-ceremony will be:
    • Transmitted live by video conference through a streaming link accessible to the finalists and external stakeholders.
    • Filmed by a cameraman (allowing a short film to be created for all winners)

How will the winners receive their award?

The trophy will be sent either by courier, or there is the possibility for winners to organise an internal event and invite Annick Renaud-Coulon in person to attend to present the trophy physically to the Corporate team on site.
Please contact us to learn more about conditions.

Who will attend the e-ceremony?

  • The Best Overall GlobalCCU Award Winners 2019.
  • The partners of the GlobalCCU Awards 2019 will be highlighted during the e-ceremony, depending on the level of their participation.
  • Judges able to attend will be invited to comment on the key strengths of the Corporate University winners.
  • Local journalists and foreign media delegates will be invited to join the event.

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

  • Four e-Benchmarking Sessions will be organised in April to June and open 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).

25 February 2019

Order your copy now!
save 350 €

  • Take advantage of the early bird price:
    1 600 (VAT excl.)
  • Standard price after 25 February 2019:
    1 950
    (VAT excl.)

Many thanks to our former Best Overall Gold Awards Winners, Banco do Brasil (2015) and Banco Bradesco (2017) who generously support us in this truly global and holistic journey.



How to partner the internationally acclaimed 2019 GlobalCCU Awards?

Please contact:

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


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GlobalCCU is listed as a finalist in the top 100 global learning organisations in 2018 by Learning! magazine. It is the second time we have been recognised for our top performance in our field.

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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.