Lean Thinking & Practice


Summit Program

Tuesday November 19 - Workshops
9:00am - 4.30pm Workshop 1: Improvement Event
with Orange Sky Laundry & Oriol Cuatrecasas,President, Lean Institute Spain
9:30am - 4.30pm Workshop 2: Introduction to Lean Thinking and Practice
with Alister Lee, Lean Coach, Lean Enterprise Australia
Wednesday November 20 - Summit Day One
9:00am Lean-In Australia
Nigel Dalton, Chief Inventor, REA Group, Chairman of the Board, Lean Enterprise Australia
9:20am Lean In the Teens
John Shook, Chairman, Lean Global Network joins Nigel Dalton
9.45am Lean People of Australia: Lean with Heart
Melissa Lewis, Lean Practitioner, Southern Adelaide Local Health Network, SA
10:15amMorning Tea
10:45am Concurrent Session: Cross Sector Learning
  Manufacturing and Healthcare Government and Digital Service and Mining
  Australian Red Cross Blood Service Lean Story Mitra Burns, National CI Manager, Australian Red Cross Alistair Miller, Manager, Organisational Safety & Improvement, People and Organisation Development, City of Greater Geelong Constraints, Lean and Six Sigma to a Construction Materials Supply Chain Network in Australia Tom Macbeth, National Business Improvement Manager, Aggregates, Holcim Australia
  Dyno Noble Moranbah’s Every Day Improvement Program Jeremy Kouw, Business System Performance Practice Lead, Incitec Pivot Limited Innovating Leadership from the Bottom Up Zuben Rustomjee, A/NZ Leader, Continuous Improvement, IBM Services  
  The Virtual Gemba Allan Cumming, Dunedin Hospital    
  Using W.H.A.D.I.L.T. to Engage and Empower Front Line Staff Lauren Lawlor, Associate Director Quality Planning and Innovation – Performance Excellence and Pharmacy Services Eastern Health    
  Finding Room at the Inn Kerrie Allon, Acting Improvement Coach and Paul Bretz, Director of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Mater Mothers Hospital    
1:30pm Lean In Action: Orange Sky Live Improvement Workshop Part 1
Facilitated by Oriol Cuatrecasas, President, Lean Institute Spain, with Nigel Dalton, Chief Inventor, REA Group, Chairman of the Board, Lean Enterprise Australia, Denise Bennett and Alister Lee, Lean Coaches, Lean Enterprise Australia
3.45pm Lean People of Australia: Building Lean Ghetto’s
Michael Schembri,
Head of Information Management, Fuji Xerox Australia
4:15pm Lean Partners: Lean at Singapore Institute of Technology: Lean Global Network Partnership
4:15pm Lean Transformation and Its Impact on Patient Flow Management at Echocardiography Laboratory, National Heart Centre Singapore Siau-Chien Chiong, Cardiac Laboratory Head of Department, National Heart Centre Singapore
4:45pm Enabling Singapore’s Healthcare Industry Transformation through Teaching Lean Thinking in the Nursing Curriculum Dr Genedine Lim, Associate Professor (Health and Social Sciences), Singapore Institute of Technology
5:20pm Day One Reflection
5.30pmNetworking over drinks
6:45pm Close of Day One
Thursday November 21 - Summit Day Two
8:30am Lean 2020 - Getting Clearer Vision
John Shook,
Chairman, Lean Global Network
9:30am The Australian Jishuken Experiment: Jurlique, Branach and Tuff Tonneaus
Facilitated by Robert Bruce, Lean Coach, Lean Enterprise Australia
10:10am An Australian Story of Improvement: The Licensing and Regulation Department (LRD) Improvement Journey
Kristina Mitreska Malihi,
Program Manager, Public Support Services Department, Victoria Police
10:40amMorning Tea
11:10am Orange Sky; Building a Future State
Facilitated by Oriol Cuatrecasas with Nigel Dalton, Denise Bennett and Alister Lee
2:00pm Concurrent Learning Session: Stories of Improvement

A. Lean Saves Lives
B. Lean-In Enterprises
3:40pm Six Chairs
4:35pmClosing Comments
4:40pm Close of Day Two
Friday November 22nd – Site Visits & Workshops
Site Visits
8:00am-11:30am Site Visit 2: Gemba walk in Manufacturing and Service with John Shook
8:30am–12:00pm Workshop 3: Strategy Deployment with Doug Rickarby
8:30am–12:00pm Workshop 4: Learning About Kata with Oriol Cuatrecasas
1:30pm–5:00pm Workshop 4: Better Problem Solving with John Shook and Denise Bennett