Lean Leadership: Key aspects for succeeding in a lean journey
What are the additional abilities a lean leader must have in order to ensure sustainable initiatives?
This presentation will show the importance of the Kata factor when coaching associates and shaping a culture to foster lean thinking. With some pictorial examples, you will see good and bad examples of leadership habits and how to develop key lean habits in your workforce.
Sammy Obara is the President of Honsha Associates, Lean Enterprise Institute (USA) Faculty, Strategic Partner Institute for Lean Syst ems (Australia).
Sammy learned and implemented the Toyota Production System (TPS) at Toyota facilities in Japan, Brazil, Venezuela and in the United States. He has taught Lean to a multitude of consulting firms, educational organizations such as Harvard and Stanford, and even in humanitarian missions thru Asia and Africa.
With close to 30 years of Lean experience, he has helped more than 350 companies. These include TPS projects in environments ranging from schools, to hospitals, to military and many others and in a variety of countries, including China, Mexico, Canada, Indonesia, Brazil, Japan, Austria, the U.K., and the U.S..
He currently aids companies implementing lean through Honsha.ORG. Sammy is also co-author and co-editor of the recently released book, Toyota by Toyota.
6:00pm Guests Arrive. Drinks and Finger Food.
6:30pm Official Welcome and Presentation
7:30pm Dinner Served
8:30pm Question and Discussion Time
9:00pm Event Concludes
The event fee includes dinner and drinks.
SPECIAL OFFER FOR AME MEMBERS AND FRIENDS
Also available as part of Sammy Obara's visit to Melbourne is a One Day Workshop on Tuesday 6th December with a 50% discount to AME Members and Friends.
Lean Leadership: Building a culture of excellence
December 6th, 2016 – Melbourne Zoo, Rainforest Room, Parkville, Melbourne, Vic
Sammy Obara, President, Honsha Associates (USA, Japan, Brazil), co-author and editor, Toyota by Toyota
Darril Wilburn, Managing Partner, Honsha Associates (USA), co-author and editor, Toyota by Toyota
Members $375, non-members $750 plus GST / Fees
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