LA/Orange County

LCI LA/Orange County Community of Practice

You are invited to join us as a member or guest at one of our upcoming events. You will learn about Lean thinking and practice in the design and construction industry here in the greater LA/OC area and come away with ideas to put in to practice on your project or in your organization. We put on several events each year. And we actively collaborate with other organizations in the design and construction industry. Have questions? Please reach out to David MacKay or Nick Krey. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Our diverse group of dedicated Core Group members include:

  • David MacKay, Milestone Lean Consulting (Leader)
  • Nick Krey, U.S. CAD (Vice Leader)
  • Michael Lehman, EwingCole (Events)
  • Stan Chiu, Gensler (Lean Coffee – LA / Events Support)
  • Michael Villar, Nevell Group (Lean Coffee – OC / Education)
  • Julie Davis, DPR Construction (Leader Emeritus)
  • Edwin Najarian, IMEG
  • Rafi El Hage, Balfour Beatty

 

 

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UPCOMING National LCI Events

Dec
17
Thu
WEBINAR: Introduction to Lean Project Delivery (LPD) @ GoToWebinar
Dec 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

This Introduction to Lean Project Delivery webinar will introduce Lean as relative to the design and construction industry.  Participants will learn why Lean matters for their projects and why they should care. They will be introduced to the key principles and wastes that are foundational to Lean.  

 

During this presentation, participants will learn to:

  • Define 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.
Jan
14
Thu
WEBINAR: 5S in Construction @ GoToWebinar
Jan 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

As project teams look to advance improvements to workflow, implementing 5S as a core Lean method leads to better efficiency by keeping the jobsite organized, clean, safe and productive.  By participating the 5S In Construction webinar, you will discover the 5S steps as primarily appropriate to the field.  Real-project examples support implementing 5S on your projects. 

 

Learning Objectives

  1. Understand and be able to identify the 5Ss supported by examples shared in the course.
  2. Understand how to implement key Lean approaches to support sustaining 5S on a jobsite.
  3. Identify areas in your work that would benefit from 5S application.
  4. Discover ways to build consensus and support for 5S with your team.
Sep
15
Tue
Sample Event @ LCI Community of Practice
Sep 15 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

LCI COmmunity of Practice Event

 

LCIs LA/Orange County Community of Practice PAST Events

LCI 2020 Lean Construction Conference Days – ONLINE EVENT (Los Angeles & Orange County CoP)

September 16, 2020 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
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LCI 2020 Lean Construction Conference Days – ONLINE EVENT (Los Angeles & Orange County CoP)

September 23, 2020 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
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VIRTUAL Lean Coffee – Overcoming New Challenges With Lean Thinking (Los Angeles & Orange County CoP)

May 7, 2020 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am
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Toyota Gemba Walk (Los Angeles & Orange County CoP)

November 6, 2019 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
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Lean Culture for Trade Contractors & Champions of Change (LA/Orange County CoP)

September 18, 2019 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
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LCI Education Course: Introduction to The Last Planner System®(Los Angeles/Orange County CoP)

August 20, 2019 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
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Interactive A-3 Root Cause Problem Solving – (Los Angeles & Orange County CoP)

March 27, 2019 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
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A Lean Coffee (Los Angeles/Orange County CoP)

January 31, 2019 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am
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Under Budget and Ahead of Schedule: Notes from the IPD Field (Los Angeles & Orange County CoP)

November 7, 2018 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
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A Lean Coffee (Los Angeles & Orange County CoP)

October 10, 2018 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am
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A Lean Coffee (Los Angeles & Orange County CoP)

August 1, 2018 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am
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9th Annual Joint Meeting ISPE & LCI (Los Angeles/Orange County CoP) in THOUSAND OAKS, CA

July 25, 2018 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
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9th Annual Joint Meeting ISPE & LCI (Los Angeles/Orange County CoP) in NEWPORT BEACH, CA

July 25, 2018 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
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Breakfast Program-Joint DBIA and LCI Workshop (Los Angeles/Orange County CoP)

July 17, 2018 @ 7:15 am – 10:00 am
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The Simple Framework for Integrating Project Delivery (Los Angeles & Orange County CoP)

June 27, 2018 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
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A Lean Coffee (Los Angeles/Orange County CoP)

June 20, 2018 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am
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A Lean Happy Hour (Los Angeles/Orange County CoP)

May 1, 2018 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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Creating a Lean Culture (Los Angeles & Orange County CoP)

April 25, 2018 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
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A Lean Coffee (Los Angeles & Orange County CoP)

March 23, 2018 @ 7:00 am – 9:30 am
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A Lean Coffee (Los Angeles & Orange County CoP)

May 24, 2018 @ 7:00 am – 9:30 am
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Using Lean Tools for Project Planning and Design (Los Angeles & Orange County CoP)

March 14, 2018 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
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Small Tools – A Lean Look at Day to Day Problems (Los Angeles / Orange County CoP)

October 19, 2016 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
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