16th World Productivity Congress and European Productivity Conference

Muir, Andrew
March 2011
Management Services;Spring2011, Vol. 55 Issue 1, p8
Academic Journal
The article discusses the highlights of the 16th World Productivity Congress and European Productivity Conference that was held at the Maritim Pine Beach Resort-Convention Centre in Belek-Antalya, Turkey, from November 2 to 5, 2010. Topics include the economic growth of Shanghai, China, the impact of the global recession and sustainability. The event featured management services experts including former Institute of Management Services (IMS) chairman John Heap, Sabanci Holding chairman Guler Sabanci and the Central Bank of Turkey president Durmus Yilmaz.


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