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The Purpose of the LCI Arizona Community of Practice is to:
Sky Harbor Airport
320 N. 44th Street
Phoenix, Az 85008
LCI-Arizona Core Group:
Leader – Michael Williams, HMC Architects
Membership – Kable Oldham, Helsel Phelps
Communications – Lori Aune, Archsol
Event Champion (Lean Coffees) – Jeff Ferguson, Sundt Construction
Additional Core Group Members:
Chad Halmrast, Southland Industries
Whitney Hatfield, Arizona State University
Patrick Esmurdoc, Northern Arizona University, LCI Student Chapter
Deva Powell Sharpling, Devenney Group
Bill Schofield, Intel
Attend the Lean Construction Institute (LCI) Last Planners’ Workshop to hone your skills in implementing Lean Project Delivery.
This event is specifically tailored for front line planners with experience implementing Last Planner® as well as individuals who have (or aspire to) use Lean techniques on projects. Benefit from practical implementation advice and engage with colleagues in the field who are using Lean and facing many of the same challenges. This is a highly collaborative forum for sharing in a small-scale learning environment (40-50 attendees) in an approach geared to providing in-depth learning and sharing.
Build connections among your peers in the Phoenix market for continued knowledge sharing both during and after the event. We want attendees to be able to contribute from their experience, as well as gain from the insights of others. If you have experience in Lean implementation and are looking to collaborate with others on their challenges and successes, this is the event for you.
Why collaborate? Because it works, and because we can!
To foster true collaborative behavior – collaboration that can withstand the inevitable challenges presented by complex construction projects – requires the right people performing the right tasks within an environment that promotes trust and mutuality of expectation over shared project outcomes. Teamwork produces optimal results in nearly all fields of human endeavor. Military engagements, marketing campaigns, and sporting contests all depend on closely coordinated team effort. The failure to work as a team often results in failure or worse.
Investing in building a collaborative culture and a “people first” initiative has been shown to be a primary ingredient to engender success and to improve project results. This presentation will present some basic leadership strategies for building a healthy project team and a culture of collaboration on projects of all scopes and complexity.
What is your leadership style?
Bruce Cousins, AIA – Principal, SWORD Integrated Building Solutions
Bruce has over forty years of diverse experience in Architecture and Design/Build project delivery. For the last ten years, he has served as a leader, consultant and mentor for non-traditional project delivery for both Architects and Builders. As an industry-recognized leader in the use of computers as a design tool, He has been an evangelist of the Building Information Modeling-BIM process in Architectural practice and Construction. After 36 years working in various industry disciplines, in 2014, he established Sword Integrated Building Solutions providing Leadership Coaching, BIM and Lean consulting to companies who recognize the value of implementing Lean principles and practices to realize operational excellence.
Registration for this webinar will close one hour before the webinar starts and you will receive an email with the webinar registration link within 24 hours of registering. If you register the day of, you will receive your confirmation an hour before the start of the webinar.
Please use the registration link email to add this webinar to your calendar. If you are not able to attend the webinar due to time zone misunderstandings, no refunds are given – there are no exceptions!
**This webinar will be recorded and a link will be sent to all paid registrants**
1.5 CM-Lean CE Credit | AGC of America recognizes The People Side of Lean 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 1.5 hours of CE Credit by attending this webinar.
Connect to the Industry Through Partner Investment.
As a member of the design community, your involvement in the beginning of the project planning process is crucial. From ensuring on-time delivery to guaranteeing high-quality project value, your role is vital to your team’s success. Lean in Design can help you continue to exceed expectations! Lean methodologies help design and construction companies in the U.S. and around the world become more efficient while increasing client satisfaction, cutting costs and eliminating re-work.
The 2019 Lean in Design Forum will address common challenges members of the design community often encounter such as:
Transforming a firm’s culture holistically
Implementing Last Planner® System in design effectively
Making sound decisions collaboratively
Onboarding team members consistently
The annual 2019 LCI Lean in Design Forum, in partnership with P2SL and AIA is a unique event where designers come together to learn about and advance Lean methodologies. Industry-leading design practitioners will present on how Lean techniques free up time for creative decision-making and innovative problem-solving on current topics affecting the design community.
2019 Lean in Design Forum attendees will find immense value in:
Presentations by experienced Lean practitioners
Interactive learning roundtables
Lean in design phase educational sessions
Networking among Lean practitioners with passion for collaboration, creativity and efficient project delivery.
Join your colleagues in the design community at this year’s Lean in Design Forum in Chicago — the must-attend design industry event of the year!
Your registration fee includes the Wednesday evening reception on May 29, plus full breakfast and lunch on the days for which you are registered.
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LCI – Lean for trades -Sowards – 02/2016