1400 North 14th Street, 12th Floor
Arlington, VA 22209
The Upper Midwest CoP brings together the most forward thinking and respected design, construction, and supply chain and professionals in our in region.
Through effective lean leadership we are creating a “buzz” within our community, an excitement, an infectious desire far beyond our core group for a sustainable local lean culture. We are creating a rising tide that will lift all the boats in our local construction community.
The best way to get involved is to come to our monthly Lean Coffee events that are on the second Thursday of each month! There is no cost, all are welcome, and no previous lean experience is necessary. For more information about the Upper Midwest CoP please contact me, Dave Rahe, at email@example.com.
Our dedicated core group members include:
We look forward to seeing your soon! Should you have any questions about our group, please feel free to reach out to Dave Rahe at firstname.lastname@example.org or another core group member listed above.
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 superintendents, foremen, and tactical field managers to share in a small-scale learning environment (40-50 attendees) in an approach geared to providing in-depth learning and sharing. Build connections among experienced peers for continued knowledge sharing across regions during and after the event.
This event is specifically tailored for those with considerable workface experience in implementing Last Planner® and other Lean techniques on projects. We want attendees to be able to contribute from their experience, as well as gain from the insights of others. If you have gained such experience in Lean implementation and are looking to collaborate with others on their challenges and successes, this is the event for you.
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!