Central Florida Chapter
Benefits of Being Involved in the Lean Process
Joe Potter, Bovis Lend Lease
Ted Angelo, Grunau Company
Joe Potter will discuss benefits of being involved in the Lean process. Ted Angelo will discuss using the A3 process to solve problems. This process identifies current conditions, goals and possible countermeasures. The emphasis is placed on knowing the root cause before trying to solve a problem.
DATE AND TIME:
Tuesday, November 30, 2010, from 2:00 – 5:00 pm EST.
Refreshments will be served
Registration / Cancellation Deadline: Tuesday, November 23, 2010. There will be no refunds after this time. Each person must register and pay to attend the meeting. Please help us save time, expense, and avoid people showing up at the last minute… plan ahead and register early!
Late Registration Deadline: Tuesday, November 30, 2010. Available after closing of regular registration. Completed registrations are still subject to availability.
Audience members of the Lean community will gain a basic understanding of one of the primary methods of solving problems using the A3 process. Also, attendees will learn the benefits of being involved in the Lean process.
Note to First Time Attendees and Others New to Lean Construction:
Please review a glossary of terms and other introductory readings before attending the meeting by visiting http://www.leanconstruction.org
· 20 min “Benefits of being involved in the Lean Process”
· 60 minutes “A3 Problem Solving”
· 30 minutes break/networking
· 30 minutes Problem Solving Activity
· 10 min Wrap-up, take-aways and deltas
· 30 minutes networking
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When & Where
LCI Central Florida CoP
Lean Construction Institute (LCI) is a non-profit organization, founded in 1997. The Institute operates as a catalyst to transform the industry though lean project delivery using an operating system centered on a common language, fundamental principles, and basic practices. We have these broad goals:
Transform design and construction
· Promote ever-wider acceptance and use of lean principles, practices and tools on design and delivery of projects
Set standards for lean performance
· Common language and fundamental principles
· Basic practices
Provide education for lean project delivery
· Awareness, learning and understanding of tools and techniques
· Catalyst for action
Conduct research to promote continuous improvement
· Robust program of basic and applies research evaluation
· Translate findings into transformational tools & techniques
Sponsor Communities of Practice for continuous learning and application
· Established in major markets nationwide, expanding into new areas over time
· Developing strong ties with academic and industry organizations
· Expanding understanding of Lean: fostering networking and mentoring
The Central Florida Community of Practice (CoP) of LCI provides local lean support to owners, architects and designers, engineers, contractors, specialty contractors, and suppliers. We invite owners and project delivery team members to meet together as a Community of Practice to learn, share, and develop a lean community in Central Florida. As a regional forum for conversations among practitioners, the CoP will help create a new common sense for the AEC industry as LCI continues to build knowledge in design and construction.