When:
March 8, 2018 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
2018-03-08T15:00:00-06:00
2018-03-08T18:00:00-06:00
Where:
DIRTT
325 N Wells St
Chicago, IL 60654
USA
Description:

LCI-CoP_Final 

LCI Chicago Community of Practice

presents

What Is Gemba & How to Do A Gemba Walk


The intent is to introduce the basic mechanics of a Gemba Walk and its link to continuous process improvement. It will center on better understanding the current state of value streams; bridging the gap between management, planning and the frontline work; enhancing how to look at work and talk to workers; analyzing and managing waste and resources and raising awareness of efficient job site organization and visual management.

Agenda:

  • Tell the story behind this presentation
  • Clarify objectives
  • Explain Gemba and Gemba Walk
  • Observe actual Gemba Walk video
  • Summarize value, value stream and value creators
  • Compare and contrast Modern Management vs. Lean Management
  • See how to bridge horizontal gaps of the supply-chain and vertical gaps of organizations
  • Outline the eight wastes (DOWNTIME) and the seven categories of resources (TIMMESS)