Implementing Lean is a cross industry conference hosted by the Virginia Tech Roanoke Center. Speakers from all over the U.S. share their knowledge about implementing lean principles, changing culture, tackling leadership challenges and implementing continuous improvement projects. Join us to learn more about best practices in lean while you enjoy high-energy networking and continued learning about building a culture of process improvement.
This year we have added a pre-conference – a special tour of the Volvo Plant in Dublin, VA. See the Schedule for more information.
WHEN: February 27-28, 2019
WHERE: The Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center, Roanoke, VA
COST: $345 (Early registration) or $399/person (includes registration, breakfast and lunch on Wednesday and breakfast on Thursday, and entrance to the evening reception on Wednesday; (lodging not included) Registration deadline: Feb. 19, 2019
AUDIENCE: From team leaders to executives – representing government, healthcare, business and industry, public schools, and universities who are focused on achieving operational excellence
OVERVIEW: In today’s economic climate, organizations that do not continuously strive to improve and pursue operational excellence will be left behind. Companies can no longer rely on large budgets and are faced with doing more with less. Likewise, leaders are required to be smart and innovative to establish strategies and goals that bring about continuous improvement to pursue operational excellence. This annual conference combines the rich resources of Virginia Tech with an economically vibrant host community.
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