Please note: As a result of Hurricane Irma, the Summit is postponed to October 24-25, 2017 with optional workshops on October 23 in Savannah, GA. The agenda below is subject to change as we prepare for these new dates.

Monday, October 23, 2017

8:00am-4:00pm

HALF-DAY

Continuous Improvement Huddles and Metrics
Jean Cunningham, JCC

HALF-DAY

Re-Thinking HR For Operational Excellence & Culture Change
Cheryl Jekiel

half-day-pm

Eliminating Budget Waste to Become Future Ready
Steve Player & Mike DeLuca

FULL-DAY

The Lean Management System
Joe Murli

FULL-DAY

Bridging the gap between Accounting and Operations to Improve the Odds for a Successful Lean journey
Jerry Solomon

A  = Lean Accounting Focus

M  = Lean Management Focus

AM  = Blend of Accounting & Management

CPE Credits Through NASBA
NASBA_CPERegistry_logo_color_transparentUp to 19 Credit Hours Available.

In accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, CPE credits have been granted based on a 50-minute hour. National Registry of CPE Sponsors ID Number 109067. Instructional delivery method: Group-Live.

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

SUMMIT WELCOME & OPENING KEYNOTE
8:15AM-9:30AM

Art Byrne, Former Wiremold CEO

Transition Break
9:30AM-9:45AM

BREAKOUT #1
9:45AM-10:45AM

M

Providing Governance in the Lean Transformation Model
Joe Murli

A

Measure Lean Initiative or Measure Outcome of Lean Strategy?
Jean Cunningham

Networking Break
10:45AM-11:00AM

BREAKOUT #2
11:00AM-12:00AM

M

LMS in Action
David Dickinson

A

Every Function is Crucial
Mike McKim

NETWORKING LUNCH
NOON-1:00PM

BREAKOUT #3
1:00PM-2:00PM

A

A Collaborative Session: Sharing Stories of Getting Started with Minimal Resources
April Royce

AM

How We Can Rebuild American Manufacturing to Create Jobs and Prosperity

Michele Nash-Hoff

M

How Boeing Helena has used the Lean Management System to support it’s True Lean Journey
Carl Mason

Networking Break
2:00PM-2:15PM

BREAKOUT #4
2:15PM-3:15PM

A

Banish Budgets!  Managing Your Organization Through Rolling Forecasts
Tami Koopman

AM

Lean Risk Management
Mark and Lori Siwik with Brian Hemlock

M

The Lean Strategy
Orry Fiume

Networking Break
3:15PM-3:30PM

Special Session – The Lean Economy
3:30PM-4:00PM

Tom Jackson, Bill Waddell & Jim Huntzinger will have a conversation and answer questions on the economic impact of the lean business model.  An insightful and entertaining discussion of how much lean can be used to improve our economy.

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Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Day 2 OPENING and MORNING KEYNOTE
8:30AM-9:45AM

David Veech, Author of Leadersights

The Continuous Improvement Engine

Networking Break
9:45AM-10:00AM

BREAKOUT #5
10:00AM-11:00AM

A

Eliminating Standard Costing: A Step-by-Step Methodology
Nick Katko

AM

Respect for People
Jerry Solomon

M

Return on Kaizen
Tom Jackson

Networking Break
11:00AM-11:15AM

BREAKOUT #6
11:15AM-12:15PM

A

Lean Product Pricing
Bill Waddell

M

Contribution or Commitment? What Leaders Need to Know and Do to Lead a Lean Transformation
Darril Wilburn

 

NETWORKING LUNCH
12:15PM-1:15PM

BREAKOUT #7
1:15PM-2:15PM

A

Lean Transformation from the CFO’s Seat
Pete Gingerich

M

Leadersights for the Future
David Veech

Networking Break
2:15PM-2:30PM

BREAKOUT #8
2:30PM-3:30PM

A

Why Lean Requires Moving Beyond Budgeting
Steve Player

M

Lean Accounting Based Leadership & Management
Bill Waddell