June 1, 2018 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Southland Industries
33225 Western Ave
Union City, CA 94587


LCI Northern California Community of Practice


Introduction to Lean Project Delivery 

What if you could add more value for your customers while meeting schedule and budget requirements? By recognizing the various types of waste in project delivery processes, you can start to increase productivity by implementing the Lean approaches taught in Introduction to Lean Project Delivery. With a small mindset shift, the silos set up by traditional delivery methods can be broken to allow architects, engineers, general contractors, trade partners and owners to closely collaborate and problem solve together. This 5-6 hour LCI learning course, taught with real-life design and construction examples and a hands-on simulation, will be an important step on your journey to achieve Lean thinking.


  • Definition of Lean and the principles associated with a Lean operating system.
  • Identify the principles and tools relevant to Lean design and Construction processes.
  • Recognize various types of waste in design and construction and apply tools to reduce, minimize and/or eliminate waste.
  • Increase collaboration and communication on projects through application of structured planning systems and processes


David Long – David Long Consulting – David Long has sought for years to apply advanced, innovative approaches to manage people in organizations specifically focused on assembling high performing teams delivering capital projects. David has lectured in seminars and conferences worldwide and is an active supporter of LCI. David currently provides consulting services to project teams on Lean Construction principles, The Last Planner®System, Target Value Delivery, Integrated Project Delivery, and Choosing By Advantages.

Vic Ortiz – Ortiz Consulting Services – Victor Ortiz has more than 35 years of experience doing training, coaching and consulting in support of effective organization development and business process re-engineering. Vic has trained over 3,000 leaders and managers in meeting facilitation, collaborative teamwork and organization change leadership. Vic has been involved with LCI since its beginning and facilitated many of the original organizing meetings of LCI. Vic brings deep experience applying lean in construction settings.

AIA LogoThis course is AIA/CES registered for 5 LU credits 

Parking is somewhat limited. Please consider carpooling

Bagels, pastries and coffee/tea will be provided