1400 North 14th Street, 12th Floor
Arlington, VA 22209
Welcome to the Dallas/Fort Worth Community of Practice. We strive to be your top resource for knowledge of Lean design and construction practices in our area. As part of the Lean Construction Institute, we provide regular events focused on improving design and construction project delivery. We invite you to attend these informative events for an opportunity to network with colleagues and learn more about the Lean construction practices that are creating better, faster, and more profitable projects for owners, architects, and contractors.
For more information or to schedule an event, please contact Joe Donarumo (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront
71 East Wacker Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60601
Design Community – your involvement in the beginning of the project planning process is crucial to saving the team from delivering projects late and with less value. This is also where Lean in design can help! Lean methodologies are helping 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 2018 Lean in Design Forum will address common struggles LCI members encounter such as:
The annual 2018 LCI/P2SL/AIA Lean in Design Forum is the 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.
2018 Lean in Design Forum attendees will find immense value in:
Join design colleagues at this year’s Lean in Design Forum in Chicago – the must-attend design industry event!
For questions about Design Forum programming, please contact Joan Piccariello, Director of Program Development, at email@example.com
Interested in getting your company’s name in front of the leaders in Lean design? Become a Lean in Design Forum Sponsor or Exhibitor*!
Contact Ilene Goldberg, firstname.lastname@example.org, for more information.
* Limited number of exhibit tables available!
This conference provides a forum for owners who are implementing Lean in their organizations to connect with other similar Owners. We are focused on connecting and educating those on their Lean journey. The conference will be a series of owner panels with facilitated discussion to follow each.
LCI Owner’s Committee: Bill Seed (Jackson Health System); Al Manshum (Advocate Health); Scott Nelson (Advocate Health); Mike Mayra (General Motors); Victor Sanvido (LCI); Mike Staun (Procter & Gamble); John Bechtel (PSU); Digby Christian (Sutter Health).
The DFW LCI CoP will be hosting a joint presentation on Tuesday May 15th. The first presentation will feature failures and wins from the Beck team at the TCU Dorm Project regarding Takt Time implementation on one of their latest projects. The second presentation will be a discussion centered around how to elevate innovations in the field through specific marketing techniques as presented by Robins & Morton. We will also be utilizing live polling during the presentations to solicit feedback and define key takeaways from participants to help generate substance for our follow up Lean Suds event on May 31st.
JENNIFER LACY – ROBINS & MORTON – JENNIFER IS A DIVISION MARKETING DIRECTOR AT ROBINS & MORTON AND SITS ON THE LOCAL COP BOARD.
BILL STEVENS – ROBINS & MORTON – BILL IS A SENIOR SUPERINTENDENT WITH 23 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE AT ROBINS & MORTON.
JORDAN CHRISTENSEN – BECK GROUP
DREW KELLEY – BECK GROUP
PAUL KRAUSS – BECK GROUP
Parking available onsite.
Refreshments will be provided by Linbeck
Event is free – Registration is required.