Southern Florida

Welcome to the LCI Southern Florida Community of Practice (CoP).  Our community serves Lean practitioners and interest groups for the South Eastern Florida Area (Palm Beach, Fort Lauderdale and Miami Areas).  We host training and networking events dedicated to providing an arena where owners, designers, contractors, suppliers, trade partners, academics and industry organizations can connect, share, learn and explore Lean principles and processes.  Our CoP strives to be the driving force in Southern Florida to lead the industry in creating smarter, faster and more profitable projects for all stakeholders.

If you would like to learn more or engage with our CoP, or to request specific topics of interest for future CoP events, please contact Kristopher Nickerson.

LCI-Southern Florida Core Group:
Leader – Kris Nickerson, Skanska USA Building
Vice Leader – Florian Schriewersmann, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.
Event Champion – Manny Rivera, Turner Construction Company

Additional Core Group Members:
Alessandra Escalante, Whiting Turner
Yannic Hoffman, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.
Tim Ott, LIPD Consulting Services
Gabe Williams, Whiting Turner

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 Southern Florida Community of Practice PAST Events

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September 11, 2020 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
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Lean in Safety (Southern Florida CoP)

March 6, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
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A Lean Coffee – (Southern Florida CoP)

November 22, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
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Lean Learning Series: Last Planner System™ (Southern Florida CoP)

September 27, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
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Gemba Walk (Southern Florida CoP)

August 23, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
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Exploring the 8 Wastes- (Southern Florida CoP)

July 26, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
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Takt Planning – Introduction to the Four Lean Construction Principles (Southern Florida CoP)

June 28, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
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What is Lean?- (Southern Florida CoP)

May 31, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
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A Lean Coffee – (Southern Florida CoP)

April 26, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
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A Lean Coffee – (Southern Florida CoP)

March 22, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
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Process Mapping Workshop- (Southern Florida CoP)

February 22, 2019 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
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A Lean Coffee (Southern Florida CoP)

January 25, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
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Lean Coffee – NOVEMBER (Southern Florida CoP)

November 18, 2016 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
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Lean Coffee – OCTOBER (Southern Florida CoP)

October 14, 2016 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
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A Lean Coffee

September 16, 2016 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
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Lean Coffee – August

August 19, 2016 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am
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Lean Coffee – June

June 17, 2016
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Lean Coffee – May

May 13, 2016
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Lean Coffee – April

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