The Lean Summit Returns in 2023!

March 8 & 9, 2023   |  Tucson, Arizona

No matter how far along you or your organization are in adopting lean thinking and practice — from beginner to advanced — you’ll find the information and inspiration you need to plan the next steps in your lean journey.

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October 17, 2022


Midwest U.S. Lean Transformation Learning Tour

Holland and Ann Arbor, MI

Learning how other organizations use and benefit from lean thinking and practices will inspire you as you take the next steps in your lean transformation — and give you the information and inspiration you need to do so.

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January 09, 2023

Online Workshop

Developing Structured Problem-Solving and Leadership Skills using A3 Thinking: Managing to Learn Remotely

Online Live Course

Join us for a seven-week learning experience and learn how to use the A3 Methodology to solve important business problems. Optional one-on-one coaching package also available.

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January 18, 2023


Lean Warehousing and Distribution Operations: Gemba-Based Workshop

City Furniture
Tamarac, Florida

Learn how the application of lean principles improves the efficiency, quality, safety, and space utilization of a distribution center.

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The A3 course from LEI has helped shape our course of action on problem-solving. While we don’t necessarily complete an A3 for all problems yet, the class has helped train our thinking, holding back on jumping to countermeasures before asking basic level questions, and working through PDCA.

Jon Yoder
Research & Development, Veada

First, I want to extend a huge thank you to you for giving your time and talent to helping me develop during the Lean Summit. I am continuing to work on the A3 and have so many ideas as we move forward with audit improvements. Thank you for opening your schedule to the workshop participants Again, I am very thankful for your time and for helping me develop professionally. I am confident that growing these skills will assist in providing the means to improve outcomes for children and families!

Heather H. Kestian
Deputy Director of Strategic Solutions and Agency Transformation Indiana Department of Child Services

I thoroughly enjoyed the training as well as my coworkers. Thank you for making the training memorable and engaging. Now to put it to use!

Jennie Thomas
Quality Systems Manager, HP Hood LLC

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