2021 Lean in Design Forum – A Virtual Event

This year’s theme is Managing, Adjusting and Innovating through Disruption: Accelerating Forward. The 2021 LCI Lean in Design Forum will take place virtually from May 19-20, 2021.


The 2021 LCI Lean in Design Forum, in partnership with P2SL, is a unique event catering to the interests of the design industry where designers come together to learn about and advance Lean methods and approaches.  Industry-leading design practitioners will present on how Lean techniques free up time for more creative design work and innovative problem-solving on current topics affecting the design community.

Attendees will find immense value in:

  • Presentations by experienced Lean practitioners
  • Interactive learning roundtables
  • Networking virtually among Lean practitioners with passion for collaboration, creativity and efficient project delivery

Join your colleagues in the design community virtually at this year’s Lean in Design Forum!

Pricing for the virtual event is as follows:

Early Bird Opening Registration (March 8 – April 22)

Core Program:

  • Corporate Member – Two-Day Program – May 19 & 20 – $275.00
  • Non-Corporate Member – Two-Day Program – May 19 & 20 – $375.00

Learning (add-on to core program):

  • Corporate Member – One Learning Session  – May 19 – $ 100.00
  • Non-Corporate Member – One Learning Session – May 19– $175.00

Note to all Design Forum attendees, general session presentation recordings will be available on a password protected page after the event.

2021 Lean in Design Forum Interactive Agenda

2021 Lean in Design Forum Printable Agenda (pdf)

2021 Lean in Design Forum Pricing Guide (pdf)

2021 Lean in Design Forum Speakers

Printable Lean in Design Forum Flyer (pdf)

Sponsorship Opportunities

Interested in getting your company’s name in front of the leaders in Lean design?
Become a Lean in Design Forum Sponsor! Contact Ilene Goldberg, [email protected], for more information.

Sponsorship Brochure

2021 Lean in Design Forum Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Promotional Item Sponsors


Available Education Credits

AGC of America recognizes LCI’ Virtual Lean in Design Forum as qualifying for continuing education hours towards the renewal of AGC’s Certificate of Management-Lean Construction (CM-Lean). Each hour of educational content is equal to 1 hour of CE credit. Attendees may earn up to 6.5 hours of CE credit by attending the core program, May 19-20.*

*Attendees may earn an additional 2.0 hours of CM-Lean CE credit for participating in the optional learning sessions on May 19, 2021.

Below is a breakdown of the CE hours for each learning day:

  • May 19, 2021 = up to 3.0 CM-Lean CE hours plus optional  2.0 CM-Lean CE hours
  • May 19, 2021 = additional 2.0 CM-Lean CE hours (optional learning sessions as add-on feature to core program)
  • May 20, 2021 = up to 3.5 CM-Lean CE hours

For questions about the 2021 Lean in Design Forum, please contact Joan Piccariello, Director of Program Development, at [email protected]