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Cambridge, MA
May 2-5, 2017
May 2
Workshop Duration Price Instructor(s)
Practicing Lean Fundamentals in an Office Environment 2 days $1,600.00
Drew Locher
May 4
Integrating Visual Management Tools and Leader Standard Work 2 days $1,600.00
Drew Locher

Workshops Location:

Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: Royal Sonesta Hotel
Discounted Room Rate: 15% off best available rate
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day

Cambridge, MA
May 16-17, 2017
Workshop Duration Price Instructor(s)
Strategy Deployment and Alignment through Hoshin 2 days $1,600.00
Mark Reich
Jikku Mohan

Workshop Location:

Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: Royal Sonesta Hotel
Discounted Room Rate: 15% off best available rate
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day

Cambridge, MA
August 15-18, 2017
August 15
Workshop Duration Price Instructor(s)
Key Concepts of Lean 2 days $1,600.00
Karl Ohaus
August 17
Value-Stream Mapping: a Methodology for Sustainable System Improvement 2 days $1,600.00
Karl Ohaus

Workshops Location:

Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: Royal Sonesta Hotel
Discounted Room Rate: 15% off best available rate
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day

Cambridge, MA
November 7-9, 2017
November 7
Workshop Duration Price Instructor(s)
Lean Management System 1 day $800.00
Mark Hamel
November 8
Managing Kaizen Events 2 days $1,600.00
Mark Hamel

Workshops Location:

Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: Royal Sonesta Hotel
Discounted Room Rate: 15% off best available rate
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day

Cambridge, MA
December 5-7, 2017
Workshop Duration Price Instructor(s)
Improvement Kata / Coaching Kata 3 days $2,400.00
Elizabeth Carrington

Workshop Location:

Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: Royal Sonesta Hotel
Discounted Room Rate: 15% off best available rate
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day

Chicago (Schaumburg), IL
May 23-25, 2017
May 23 May 24 May 25
Value-Stream Mapping for Manufacturing: Gemba-Based Workshop
Price: $2,400.00
Instructor: Matt Zayko
Change Agent Skills for Lean Implementation Leaders
Price: $1,600.00
Gemba Walks - A Management Process for Leading the Organization
Price: $800.00
Instructor: David VerbleInstructor: Ernie Richardson
Key Concepts of Lean
Price: $1,600.00
Lean Fundamentals for Sales Organizations
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Ernie RichardsonInstructor: Brent Wahba
Managing to Learn: The Use of the A3 Management Process
Price: $1,600.00
New! Lessons in A3 Thinking: What Porter Learned in Managing to Learn
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Tracey RichardsonInstructor: David Verble
Aligning the Right Behaviors with Your Business Objectives
Price: $800.00
New! Change That Sustains
Price: $800.00
Managing High Mix/Low Volume Organizations
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Greg LaneInstructor: Lynn KelleyInstructor: Greg Lane
Understanding Lean Transformation
Price: $800.00
Improving Operations in High Mix/Low Volume Organizations
Price: $800.00
TWI: Job Instruction
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Karen GaudetInstructor: Greg LaneInstructor: David Meier

Workshop Location:

Hyatt Regency Schaumburg
Discounted Room Rate: $159.00 USD
Room Rate Expires: May 1, 2017
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day

Palm Springs, CA
June 5-6, 2017

The Lean Enterprise Institute and Catalysis are collaborating to offer workshops in connection with the 2017 Lean Healthcare Transformation Summit.

These workshops are in-depth programs that 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.

Monday, June 5th

Tuesday, June 6th

Managing to Learn Faculty: David Verble
2 days (8AM - 4PM)
$1600 ($1200 with summit registration)
Capturing the Value of Lean Faculty: Jeanne Cunningham
1 day (8AM - 4PM)
$800 ($600 with summit registration)
Lean Clinic Simulation Workshop Faculty: Roger Call, Herman Miller Healthcare; Kim Montague, Herman Miller Healthcare
2 hours (9AM - 11AM or 2PM - 4PM)
$400 ($300 with summit registration)
Coaching for Improvement Faculty: Margie Hagene
2 days (8AM - 4PM)
$1600 ($1200 with summit registration)
Defining and Deploying Strategy Faculty: Jeff Hunter
1 day (8AM - 4PM)
$800 ($600 with summit registration)
Innovation in Healthcare Faculty: Ted Toussaint
1 day (8AM - 4PM)
$800 ($600 with summit registration)
Creating A Lean Management System Faculty: Maryjeanne Schaffmeyer
or Patsy Engel
1 day (8AM - 4PM)
$800 ($600 with summit registration)
Better Metrics: Understanding Variation and Managing Performance Using Deming Methods Faculty: Mark Graban
1 day (8AM - 4PM)
$800 ($600 with summit registration)
A Factory of One Faculty: Dan Markovitz
1 day (8AM - 4PM)
$800 ($600 with summit registration)
Kata: A Pattern for Continuous Improvement and Coaching in Healthcare Faculty: Mike Radtke or Bill Boyd
1 day (8AM - 4PM)
$800 ($600 with summit registration)
Lead with Respect Faculty: Mike Orzen
2 days (8AM - 4PM)
$1600 ($1200 with summit registration)
Discover Excellence Faculty: Jake Raymer
2 days (8AM - 4PM)
$1600 ($1200 with summit registration)

Hannon, ON
June 13-14, 2017
Workshop Duration Price Instructor(s)
Lean Warehousing and Distribution Operations: Gemba-Based Workshop 2 days $1,600.00
Luis Quinones

Workshop Location:

Navistar Canada

Recommended Hotel: Homewood Suites by Hilton
Discounted Room Rate: $134.00 CAD
Room Rate Expires: Jun 17, 2016
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day

Rochester, NH
June 13-15, 2017
Workshop Duration Price Instructor(s)
Value-Stream Mapping for Manufacturing: Gemba-Based Workshop 3 days $2,400.00
Matt Zayko

Workshop Location:

Phase 2 Medical Device Manufacturing
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day

Memphis, TN
June 20-22, 2017

We’ve structured our workshops around daily management systems. The workshops we’re offering provide the key lean skills and knowledge you need to set up your own to sustain your lean efforts.

June 20 June 21 June 22
Key Concepts of Lean
Price: $1,600.00
Integrating Visual Management
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Dave LaHoteInstructor: Joe Murli
Capturing the Value of Lean
Price: $800.00
Managing to Learn: The Use of the A3 Management Process
Price: $1,600.00
Instructor: Jean CunninghamInstructor: David Verble
Lean Management System
Price: $800.00
5S - Visual Workplace
Price: $800.00
Kaizen: the Culture of Continuous Improvement
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Joe MurliInstructor: Sammy ObaraInstructor: Sammy Obara
Standardized Work: The Foundation for Kaizen
Price: $800.00
Leader Standard Work
Price: $800.00
Understanding Lean Transformation
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Sammy ObaraInstructor: Joe MurliInstructor: Karen Gaudet

Workshop Location:

Sheraton Memphis Downtown
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day

In Partnership with UMass Online

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.

New! 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

Online/On-Demand
Workshops

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.

In Partnership with UMass Online
Cambridge, MA – May 2-5, 2017
Integrating Visual Management Tools and Leader Standard Work
Duration: 2 days, May 4-5
Price: $1,600.00
Instructor: Drew Locher
Practicing Lean Fundamentals in an Office Environment
Duration: 2 days, May 2-3
Price: $1,600.00
Instructor: Drew Locher
Location: Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: Royal Sonesta Hotel
Discounted Room Rate: 15% off best available rate
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day
Cambridge, MA – May 16-17, 2017
Strategy Deployment and Alignment through Hoshin
Duration: 2 days, May 16-17
Price: $1,600.00
Instructors: Mark Reich and Jikku Mohan
Location: Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: Royal Sonesta Hotel
Discounted Room Rate: 15% off best available rate
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day
Chicago (Schaumburg), IL – May 23-25, 2017
Aligning the Right Behaviors with Your Business Objectives
Duration: 1 day, May 23
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Greg Lane
Change Agent Skills for Lean Implementation Leaders
Duration: 2 days, May 23-24
Price: $1,600.00
Instructor: David Verble
Change That Sustains
Duration: 1 day, May 24
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Lynn Kelley
Gemba Walks - A Management Process for Leading the Organization
Duration: 1 day, May 25
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Ernie Richardson
Improving Operations in High Mix/Low Volume Organizations
Duration: 1 day, May 24
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Greg Lane
Key Concepts of Lean
Duration: 2 days, May 23-24
Price: $1,600.00
Instructor: Ernie Richardson
Lean Fundamentals for Sales Organizations
Duration: 1 day, May 25
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Brent Wahba
Lessons in A3 Thinking: What Porter Learned in Managing to Learn
Duration: 1 day, May 25
Price: $800.00
Instructor: David Verble
Managing High Mix/Low Volume Organizations
Duration: 1 day, May 25
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Greg Lane
Managing to Learn: The Use of the A3 Management Process
Duration: 2 days, May 23-24
Price: $1,600.00
Instructor: Tracey Richardson
TWI: Job Instruction
Duration: 1 day, May 25
Price: $800.00
Instructor: David Meier
Understanding Lean Transformation
Duration: 1 day, May 23
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Karen Gaudet
Value-Stream Mapping for Manufacturing: Gemba-Based Workshop
Duration: 3 days, May 23-25
Price: $2,400.00
Instructor: Matt Zayko
Location: Hyatt Regency Schaumburg
Discounted Room Rate: $159.00 USD
Room Rate Expires: May 1, 2017
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day
Palm Springs, CA – June 5-6, 2017

The Lean Enterprise Institute and Catalysis are collaborating to offer workshops in connection with the 2017 Lean Healthcare Transformation Summit.

These workshops are in-depth programs that 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.

Monday, June 5th

Tuesday, June 6th

Managing to Learn Faculty: David Verble
2 days (8AM - 4PM)
$1600 ($1200 with summit registration)
Capturing the Value of Lean Faculty: Jeanne Cunningham
1 day (8AM - 4PM)
$800 ($600 with summit registration)
Lean Clinic Simulation Workshop Faculty: Roger Call, Herman Miller Healthcare; Kim Montague, Herman Miller Healthcare
2 hours (9AM - 11AM or 2PM - 4PM)
$400 ($300 with summit registration)
Coaching for Improvement Faculty: Margie Hagene
2 days (8AM - 4PM)
$1600 ($1200 with summit registration)
Defining and Deploying Strategy Faculty: Jeff Hunter
1 day (8AM - 4PM)
$800 ($600 with summit registration)
Innovation in Healthcare Faculty: Ted Toussaint
1 day (8AM - 4PM)
$800 ($600 with summit registration)
Creating A Lean Management System Faculty: Maryjeanne Schaffmeyer
or Patsy Engel
1 day (8AM - 4PM)
$800 ($600 with summit registration)
Better Metrics: Understanding Variation and Managing Performance Using Deming Methods Faculty: Mark Graban
1 day (8AM - 4PM)
$800 ($600 with summit registration)
A Factory of One Faculty: Dan Markovitz
1 day (8AM - 4PM)
$800 ($600 with summit registration)
Kata: A Pattern for Continuous Improvement and Coaching in Healthcare Faculty: Mike Radtke or Bill Boyd
1 day (8AM - 4PM)
$800 ($600 with summit registration)
Lead with Respect Faculty: Mike Orzen
2 days (8AM - 4PM)
$1600 ($1200 with summit registration)
Discover Excellence Faculty: Jake Raymer
2 days (8AM - 4PM)
$1600 ($1200 with summit registration)
Hannon, ON – June 13-14, 2017
Lean Warehousing and Distribution Operations: Gemba-Based Workshop
Duration: 2 days, June 13-14
Price: $1,600.00
Instructor: Luis Quinones
Location: Navistar Canada

Recommended Hotel: Homewood Suites by Hilton
Discounted Room Rate: $134.00 CAD
Room Rate Expires: Jun 17, 2016
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day
Rochester, NH – June 13-15, 2017
Value-Stream Mapping for Manufacturing: Gemba-Based Workshop
Duration: 3 days, June 13-15
Price: $2,400.00
Instructor: Matt Zayko
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day
Memphis, TN – June 20-22, 2017
5S - Visual Workplace
Duration: 1 day, June 21
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Sammy Obara
Capturing the Value of Lean
Duration: 1 day, June 20
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Jean Cunningham
Integrating Visual Management
Duration: 1 day, June 22
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Joe Murli
Kaizen: the Culture of Continuous Improvement
Duration: 1 day, June 22
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Sammy Obara
Key Concepts of Lean
Duration: 2 days, June 20-21
Price: $1,600.00
Instructor: Dave LaHote
Leader Standard Work
Duration: 1 day, June 21
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Joe Murli
Lean Management System
Duration: 1 day, June 20
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Joe Murli
Managing to Learn: The Use of the A3 Management Process
Duration: 2 days, June 21-22
Price: $1,600.00
Instructor: David Verble
Standardized Work: The Foundation for Kaizen
Duration: 1 day, June 20
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Sammy Obara
Understanding Lean Transformation
Duration: 1 day, June 22
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Karen Gaudet
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day
Cambridge, MA – August 15-18, 2017
Key Concepts of Lean
Duration: 2 days, August 15-16
Price: $1,600.00
Instructor: Karl Ohaus
Value-Stream Mapping: a Methodology for Sustainable System Improvement
Duration: 2 days, August 17-18
Price: $1,600.00
Instructor: Karl Ohaus
Location: Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: Royal Sonesta Hotel
Discounted Room Rate: 15% off best available rate
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day
Cambridge, MA – November 7-9, 2017
Lean Management System
Duration: 1 day, November 7
Price: $800.00
Instructor: Mark Hamel
Managing Kaizen Events
Duration: 2 days, November 8-9
Price: $1,600.00
Instructor: Mark Hamel
Location: Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: Royal Sonesta Hotel
Discounted Room Rate: 15% off best available rate
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day
Cambridge, MA – December 5-7, 2017
Improvement Kata / Coaching Kata
Duration: 3 days, December 5-7
Price: $2,400.00
Instructor: Elizabeth Carrington
Location: Lean Enterprise Institute

Recommended Hotel: Royal Sonesta Hotel
Discounted Room Rate: 15% off best available rate
Important Information About This Event & Location
Prices include all participant materials, breakfast, lunch and snacks each day