The GlobalCCU Awards 2013


Candidates belonged to these following activity sectors : Energy (oil, gas, electricity), Bank, Food and Beverage, Industry Manufacturing, IT, Media and Telecommunications, Pharmaceuticals, Telecom, Aerospace, Defence and Security, PR communication, Aviation, Retail… other Services and Government and Non Profit organizations. Multinational companies from Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, India, Indonesia, Italy, Malaysia, Netherlands, Portugal, Singapore, Spain, South Africa, Turkey, United Kingdom, USA have registered for the GlobalCCU Awards, making this event an actual groundbreaking milestone for the Corporate Education Professionals and the first truly global awards dedicated to Corporate Universities.





DAU, Defense Acquisition University (USA) won the Best Overall Corporate University Gold Awards 2013

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The winners of the GlobalCCU Awards 2013 selected by the Advisory & Judging Committee among candidates from 19 countries over 5 continents are:

Best overall Corporate University
DAU (USA) - Gold Award
GAS NATURAL FENOSA (Spain) - Silver Award

Best impact of Corporate University on implementation of business strategies of the organization
YAPI KREDI (Turkey) - Gold Award
ESSAR (India) - Silver Award
ORANGE (France) - Bronze Award

Best Corporate University embodying the identity, the culture and the brand of the organization in its stakeholders
PETRONAS (Malaysia) - Gold Award
BANCA MEDIOLANUM (Italy) - Silver Award
EDP (Portugal) - Bronze Award

Best innovative Corporate University
GAS NATURAL FENOSA (Spain) - Gold Award
NEXANS (France) - Bronze Award

Distinguished Prize for leveraging Corporate Responsibility through Corporate University
HAGER (Germany)

Many thanks and sincere congratulations to all of them!

The GlobalCCU Awards Ceremony 2013

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Annick Renaud-Coulon co-chaired the ceremony with Jan Müehlfeit, Chairman of Microsoft Europe and Henri Giscard d’Estaing, Club Med CEO at Microsoft Europe in Paris on 13 March 2013.

The ceremony took place in the presence of Ambassadors or representatives of the embassies of Brazil, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Namibia, Portugal, South Africa, Turkey and the United States of America, as well as of many directors of corporate universities coming from 4 continents, and personalities of the economic world, who came to France for this exceptional event.


© Photos: Shérif Scouri

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Impacting Events

  • 2021 GlobalCCU e-Forum was a virtual event, due to the pandemic crisis, bringing together Award winners, VIPs, Partners and learning experts from 21 countries around the world. Russian Railways won the 2021 GlobalCCU Best overall Gold Award and 16 other impressive Corporate Universities were rewarded.

  • 12 May 2020: Benchmarking webinar on Corporate Universities and social distancing, Challenges, Strategies and Takeaways! with Juliano Marcilio, HR Director of Bradesco, Brasil and Annick Renaud-Coulon
  • 21 April 2020: Corporate University brand assessment and development webinar presented by Annick Renaud-Coulon
    « Thanks for hosting a wonderful session on branding. This session gave us a chance to see how other corporate universities have approached it. It was very interesting to see branding examples around the world. »
    « Great session! We got good insights for Corporate University branding aspects. »
    « A benchmarking for branding, learning from what others are doing and elements of branding well explained. »
    « We were heavily internally focused. This webinar opened up our minds. Thank u. »
    « I've got useful tips and insight as well. »
    « Lot of insights to brand our corporate university. Thanks a lot. »

  • 2019 GlobalCCU Awards and Forum hosted in Sao Paulo, Brazil, by Hamburger University, Academia Santander and Unibrad, Bradesco.
    PT Telkom Indonesia won the 2019 GlobalCCU Best overall Gold Award and 18 other impressive Corporate Universities were rewarded.

  • 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.

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  • 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.

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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.