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6S Workplace Organization: Building a Safe and Lean Foundation (Augusta Man...
Tue, May 16, 2017, 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM EDT
Manufacturing Growth Educational Series*
Location: Enterprise Mill Event Center
Lunch is included in the registration price
6S Workplace Organization: Building a Lean and Safe Foundation
Understand the 6S foundational lean methodology to promote a safe and organized work area through standards and visual controls that drive problem solving
Evaluate challenges your workplace faces, and understand how using the 6S standards can benefit you and your company
Hear a case study of a real GA company that used 6S to improve operations and gain market share
Series Partners: Augusta Technical College, Columbia County Economic Development Authority, Richmond County Economic Development Authority, and GaMEP at Georgia Tech
Speaker: Damon Nix, GaMEP Project Manager
Damon Nix is a project manager for Georgia Tech’s Enterprise Innovation Institute, specializing in safety-integrated process improvement (Lean and Safe). Through training and on-site projects Nix helps companies apply lean concepts to eliminate safety and health waste from processes while simultaneously addressing productivity and quality issues.
Prior to his current position, Nix worked as a Safety Specialist with Georgia Tech’s Occupational Safety and Health Consultation Program. There he provided industrial safety and ergonomic assistance to small businesses throughout Georgia. Nix continues to serve an instructor and course developer for Georgia Tech’s OSHA Training Institute Education Center.Event includes lunch, networking, presentation, case study, and Q&A.