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Boston, MA
December 4-6, 2018
Workshop Duration Price Instructor(s)
Improvement Kata / Coaching Kata 3 days $2,400.00
Elizabeth Carrington

Workshop Location:

Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: YOTEL Boston
Discounted Room Rate: 17% off best available rate (use code LeanEnterprise)
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day

Boston, MA
January 29-31, 2019
January 29
Workshop Duration Price Instructor(s)
New! Building a Lean Operating & Management System 2 days $1,600.00
Jikku Mohan
Karen Gaudet
January 31
Using Training Within Industry (TWI) Techniques for Rapid and Sustainable Problem Solving 1 day $800.00
Karen Gaudet

Workshops Location:

Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: YOTEL Boston
Discounted Room Rate: 17% off best available rate (use code LeanEnterprise)
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day

Boston, MA
February 12-13, 2019
Workshop Duration Price Instructor(s)
Lead with Respect: Practicing Respect for People to Enable Engagement, Teamwork & Accountability 2 days $1,600.00
Mike Orzen

Workshop Location:

Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: YOTEL Boston
Discounted Room Rate: 17% off best available rate (use code LeanEnterprise)
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day

Boston, MA
February 19-22, 2019
February 19
Workshop Duration Price Instructor(s)
Lean Management System 1 day $800.00
Mark Hamel
February 20
Leader Standard Work 1 day $800.00
Mark Hamel
February 21
Managing Kaizen Events 2 days $1,600.00
Mark Hamel

Workshops Location:

Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: YOTEL Boston
Discounted Room Rate: 17% off best available rate (use code LeanEnterprise)
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day

Boston, MA
March 5-7, 2019
March 5
Workshop Duration Price Instructor(s)
Kaizen: the Culture of Continuous Improvement 1 day $800.00
Sammy Obara
March 6
Lean Problem Solving 1 day $800.00
Sammy Obara
March 7
5S - Visual Workplace 1 day $800.00
Sammy Obara

Workshops Location:

Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: YOTEL Boston
Discounted Room Rate: 17% off best available rate (use code LeanEnterprise)
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day

Boston, MA
March 13-14, 2019
Workshop Duration Price Instructor(s)
Strategy Deployment and Alignment through Hoshin 2 days $1,600.00
Mark Reich
Karen Gaudet

Workshop Location:

Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: YOTEL Boston
Discounted Room Rate: 17% off best available rate (use code LeanEnterprise)
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day

Boston, MA
April 23-24, 2019
Workshop Duration Price Instructor(s)
New! Building a Lean Operating & Management System 2 days $1,600.00
Jikku Mohan
Karen Gaudet

Workshop Location:

Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: YOTEL Boston
Discounted Room Rate: 17% off best available rate (use code LeanEnterprise)
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day

Boston, MA
May 7-9, 2019
Workshop Duration Price Instructor(s)
Improvement Kata / Coaching Kata 3 days $2,400.00
Elizabeth Carrington

Workshop Location:

Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: YOTEL Boston
Discounted Room Rate: 17% off best available rate (use code LeanEnterprise)
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day

Boston, MA
July 16-19, 2019
July 16
Workshop Duration Price Instructor(s)
Practicing Lean Fundamentals in an Office Environment 2 days $1,600.00
Drew Locher
July 18
Integrating Visual Management Tools and Leader Standard Work 2 days $1,600.00
Drew Locher

Workshops Location:

Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: YOTEL Boston
Discounted Room Rate: 17% off best available rate (use code LeanEnterprise)
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day

Boston, MA
September 25-26, 2019
Workshop Duration Price Instructor(s)
New! Designing the Future: A Lean Product Development Immersive Learning Experience 2 days $1,600.00
Katrina Appell
John Drogosz

Workshop Location:

Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: YOTEL Boston
Discounted Room Rate: 17% off best available rate (use code LeanEnterprise)
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day

Boston, MA
November 5-7, 2019
Workshop Duration Price Instructor(s)
Improvement Kata / Coaching Kata 3 days $2,400.00
Elizabeth Carrington

Workshop Location:

Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: YOTEL Boston
Discounted Room Rate: 17% off best available rate (use code LeanEnterprise)
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day

Your Computer
December 6, 2018 - January 31, 2019
Broadcast Date Time
Module 1 December 6, 2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST
Module 2 December 20, 2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST
Module 3 January 3, 2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST
Module 4 January 17, 2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST
Module 5 January 31, 2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST
Dec 6, 2018 - Jan 31, 2019
Workshop Duration Price Instructor(s)
New! Managing to Learn Remotely: A3 Management - At Your Pace, At Your Place 5 sessions $1,000.00
Josh Howell
Deborah McGee

Workshop Location:

Your computer

Tamarac, FL
February 27-28, 2019
Workshop Duration Price Instructor(s)
Lean Warehousing and Distribution Operations: Gemba-Based Workshop 2 days $1,600.00
Dave Graham

Workshop Location:

City Furniture
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day

Houston, TX
March 25-26, 2019

LEI is offering Workshops on March 25-26, before the Lean Summit. View the full list of workshops below. There is a 25% discount on Workshops for Summit attendees. 

Workshop Simulation

These in-depth programs will help move you beyond individual "tools" and isolated improvement projects to build leadership capabilities and develop management skills needed to create the complete lean enterprise and a culture of problem solving.

March 25
Workshop Duration Price Instructor(s)
Coaching for Personal Development: Using A Lean Framework for Improvement 1 day $800.00
Katie Anderson
Coaching in the Moment: Meeting the Challenge of Productive, and Respectful Coaching on the Run 1 day $800.00
David Verble
Designing the Future: A Lean Product Development Immersive Learning Experience 2 days $1,600.00
Katrina Appell
John Drogosz
Developing and Cascading Hoshin Kanri Directional Management KPI's 2 days $1,600.00
Tracey Richardson
Ernie Richardson
Finding North 2 days $1,600.00
Brent Wahba
Fostering Lean Thinking Using Mindful Techniques 1 day $800.00
Mike Orzen
Lean in the Service Industry: A simulation-based workshop 1 day $800.00
Josh Howell
Managing to Learn: The Use of the A3 Management Process 2 days $1,600.00
Mark Reich
Deborah McGee
NEW! Building a Lean Operation and Management System 2 days $1,600.00
Karen Gaudet
Jikku Mohan
March 26
A Human Workplace: Building the Foundation for a Lean Culture and Management System 1 day $800.00
Renee Smith
LEAD Lean: Improving the Lean Leader's Ability to Self-Reflect to Improve Engagement 1 day $800.00
Crystal Davis
Leading for an Engaging CI Culture: Three Key Behaviors You and Your Leaders Can Lean 1 day $800.00
David Verble
Mike Orzen
The Four Types of Problem 1 day $800.00
Art Smalley
Transforming Your Lean Commitment into a Legacy 1 day $800.00
Thomas Richert
Joanna McGuffey

Workshops Location:

2019 Lean Summit
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day

In Partnership with the Isenberg School of Management

Courses developed by the Lean Enterprise Institute (LEI), in partnership with the Isenberg School of Management at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Courses are hosted on the Blackboard learning platform through UMass Online.

Online - Introduction to Lean Thinking and Practice
This online course serves as an introduction to the key concepts, philosophies, and tools associated with lean thinking and practice. Designed through a joint effort between the Lean Enterprise Institute and the Isenberg School of Management at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Price: $500.00 *
* volume discounts available
New! Online - Introduction to Problem Solving
In this course, you will learn to grasp the situation at the gemba and use all your senses to understand what is truly happening. All too often, people create countermeasures to perceived problems without digging deeper or thinking more, that is, learning at the gemba to grasp the actual situation of the problem.
Price: $500.00 *
* volume discounts available
In Partnership with the Isenberg School of Management
Boston, MA – December 4-6, 2018
Improvement Kata / Coaching Kata
Duration: 3 days, December 4-6
Price: $2,400.00
Instructor: Elizabeth Carrington
Location: Lean Enterprise Institute
Discounted Room Rate: 17% off best available rate (use code LeanEnterprise)
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day
Your Computer – December 6, 2018 - January 31, 2019
Managing to Learn Remotely: A3 Management - At Your Pace, At Your Place
Duration: 5 days, December 6-10
Price: $1,000.00
Instructors: Josh Howell and Deborah McGee
Location: Your computer
Boston, MA – January 29-31, 2019
Building a Lean Operating & Management System
Duration: 2 days, January 29-30
Price: $1,600.00
Instructors: Jikku Mohan and Karen Gaudet
Using Training Within Industry (TWI) Techniques for Rapid and Sustainable Problem Solving
Duration: 1 day, January 31
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Karen Gaudet
Location: Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: YOTEL Boston
Discounted Room Rate: 17% off best available rate (use code LeanEnterprise)
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day
Boston, MA – February 12-13, 2019
Lead with Respect: Practicing Respect for People to Enable Engagement, Teamwork & Accountability
Duration: 2 days, February 12-13
Price: $1,600.00
Instructor: Mike Orzen
Location: Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: YOTEL Boston
Discounted Room Rate: 17% off best available rate (use code LeanEnterprise)
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day
Boston, MA – February 19-22, 2019
Leader Standard Work
Duration: 1 day, February 20
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Mark Hamel
Lean Management System
Duration: 1 day, February 19
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Mark Hamel
Managing Kaizen Events
Duration: 2 days, February 21-22
Price: $1,600.00
Instructor: Mark Hamel
Location: Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: YOTEL Boston
Discounted Room Rate: 17% off best available rate (use code LeanEnterprise)
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day
Tamarac, FL – February 27-28, 2019
Lean Warehousing and Distribution Operations: Gemba-Based Workshop
Duration: 2 days, February 27-28
Price: $1,600.00
Instructor: Dave Graham
Location: City Furniture

Recommended Hotel: Hampton Inn & Suites
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day
Boston, MA – March 5-7, 2019
5S - Visual Workplace
Duration: 1 day, March 7
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Sammy Obara
Kaizen: the Culture of Continuous Improvement
Duration: 1 day, March 5
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Sammy Obara
Lean Problem Solving
Duration: 1 day, March 6
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Sammy Obara
Location: Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: YOTEL Boston
Discounted Room Rate: 17% off best available rate (use code LeanEnterprise)
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day
Boston, MA – March 13-14, 2019
Strategy Deployment and Alignment through Hoshin
Duration: 2 days, March 13-14
Price: $1,600.00
Instructors: Mark Reich and Karen Gaudet
Location: Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: YOTEL Boston
Discounted Room Rate: 17% off best available rate (use code LeanEnterprise)
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day
Houston, TX – March 25-26, 2019
A Human Workplace: Building the Foundation for a Lean Culture and Management System
Duration: 1 day, March 26
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Renee Smith
Coaching for Personal Development: Using A Lean Framework for Improvement
Duration: 1 day, March 25
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Katie Anderson
Coaching in the Moment: Meeting the Challenge of Productive, and Respectful Coaching on the Run
Duration: 1 day, March 25
Price: $800.00
Instructor: David Verble
Designing the Future: A Lean Product Development Immersive Learning Experience
Duration: 2 days, March 25-26
Price: $1,600.00
Instructors: Katrina Appell and John Drogosz
Developing and Cascading Hoshin Kanri Directional Management KPI's
Duration: 2 days, March 25-26
Price: $1,600.00
Instructors: Tracey Richardson and Ernie Richardson
Finding North
Duration: 2 days, March 25-26
Price: $1,600.00
Instructor: Brent Wahba
Fostering Lean Thinking Using Mindful Techniques
Duration: 1 day, March 25
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Mike Orzen
LEAD Lean: Improving the Lean Leader's Ability to Self-Reflect to Improve Engagement
Duration: 1 day, March 26
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Crystal Davis
Leading for an Engaging CI Culture: Three Key Behaviors You and Your Leaders Can Lean
Duration: 1 day, March 26
Price: $800.00
Instructors: David Verble and Mike Orzen
Lean in the Service Industry: A simulation-based workshop
Duration: 1 day, March 25
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Josh Howell
Managing to Learn: The Use of the A3 Management Process
Duration: 2 days, March 25-26
Price: $1,600.00
Instructors: Mark Reich and Deborah McGee
NEW! Building a Lean Operation and Management System
Duration: 2 days, March 25-26
Price: $1,600.00
Instructors: Karen Gaudet and Jikku Mohan
The Four Types of Problem
Duration: 1 day, March 26
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Art Smalley
Transforming Your Lean Commitment into a Legacy
Duration: 1 day, March 26
Price: $800.00
Instructors: Thomas Richert and Joanna McGuffey
Location: 2019 Lean Summit
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day
Boston, MA – April 23-24, 2019
Building a Lean Operating & Management System
Duration: 2 days, April 23-24
Price: $1,600.00
Instructors: Jikku Mohan and Karen Gaudet
Location: Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: YOTEL Boston
Discounted Room Rate: 17% off best available rate (use code LeanEnterprise)
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day
Boston, MA – May 7-9, 2019
Improvement Kata / Coaching Kata
Duration: 3 days, May 7-9
Price: $2,400.00
Instructor: Elizabeth Carrington
Location: Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: YOTEL Boston
Discounted Room Rate: 17% off best available rate (use code LeanEnterprise)
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day
Boston, MA – July 16-19, 2019
Integrating Visual Management Tools and Leader Standard Work
Duration: 2 days, July 18-19
Price: $1,600.00
Instructor: Drew Locher
Practicing Lean Fundamentals in an Office Environment
Duration: 2 days, July 16-17
Price: $1,600.00
Instructor: Drew Locher
Location: Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: YOTEL Boston
Discounted Room Rate: 17% off best available rate (use code LeanEnterprise)
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day
Boston, MA – September 25-26, 2019
Designing the Future: A Lean Product Development Immersive Learning Experience
Duration: 2 days, September 25-26
Price: $1,600.00
Instructors: Katrina Appell and John Drogosz
Location: Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: YOTEL Boston
Discounted Room Rate: 17% off best available rate (use code LeanEnterprise)
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day
Boston, MA – November 5-7, 2019
Improvement Kata / Coaching Kata
Duration: 3 days, November 5-7
Price: $2,400.00
Instructor: Elizabeth Carrington
Location: Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: YOTEL Boston
Discounted Room Rate: 17% off best available rate (use code LeanEnterprise)
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day