Skip to Content

BI WORLDWIDE wins 2019 LTEN Excellence Award for Industry Partnership

Jun 07, 2019

The LTEN Excellence Awards is a national competition that recognizes innovative and inspiring work done by life sciences training practitioners and providers.

MINNEAPOLIS (June 7, 2019) – BI WORLDWIDE was honored this week at the 2019 LTEN Excellence Awards in the category of Industry Partnership. Now in it’s fifth year, the LTEN Excellence Awards is a national competition that recognizes innovative and inspiring work done by life sciences training practitioners and providers.

Through the LTEN Excellence Awards, industry suppliers enter learning initiatives and training content in various categories for recognition of excellence. Honors were presented in several categories, including Innovation, Training for Change, Industry Partnership and Learning Content. Finalists were selected by a diverse group of experienced judges and, from that group of finalists; one winner from each category was selected.

The Industry Partnership category recognizes suppliers for their work, either via whole or partially outsourced services, content development and delivery or training, in support of an organization’s learning and development function in the past year. BIW’s winning program, designed, developed and delivered for a client in the pharmaceutical industry, consisted of an immersive training solution to support the introduction of a product at a three-day launch meeting (including dedicated Market Access training) hosting over 700 attendees.

“We are honored to have been selected once again for the LTEN Industry Partner award," said Peder Jacobsen, Vice President of Learning and Engagement at BI WORLDWIDE. "We are grateful to have collaborative relationships with our clients and take pride in the results we achieve together. For this particular project, we were able to deliver an impactful immersive learning experience that emotionally connected sales reps to the patient journey and will inspire their performance well into the future.”

The LTEN Excellence Awards were designed and developed in partnership with the LTEN Advisory Council. The judging panel was comprised of experienced professionals working in the life sciences education and training field. For more information on the LTEN Excellence Awards, please visit



At BI WORLDWIDE, we inspire people and deliver measurable business results. Inspired employees solve problems and create value. Inspired salespeople take risks and seize opportunity. And inspired channel partners and customers choose your brand every time. We work with great companies around the globe who know that extraordinary results can only be achieved when their business is energized by the people who make it happen. Learn more at

About LTEN

The Life Sciences Trainers & Educators Network ( is the only global 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization specializing in meeting the needs of life sciences learning professionals. LTEN shares the knowledge of industry leaders, provides insight into new technologies, offers innovative solutions and communities of practice that grow careers and organizational capabilities. Founded in 1971, LTEN has grown to more than 1,900 individual members who work in pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device and diagnostic companies, and industry agency partners who support the life sciences training departments.


Learn more about how BI WORLDWIDE can drive business results through smarter learning.