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WVLN/ULN Virtual Event

June 18, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

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Join Uplands Lean Network and Wabash Valley Lean Network as they look at standardized work with a presentation and breakout sessions.  Don’t miss this event for an opportunity to learn, share and discuss one the foundational steps in process improvement.

Tim Martin will be sharing his knowledge and experience with standardized work.  Tim is currently Transformation Coach at Franciscan Alliance.

Tim is a practitioner with 30+ years of experience in global and domestic manufacturing, healthcare, and business processes. Co-author of The Standardized Work Field Guide, and New Horizons in Standardized Work: Techniques for Manufacturing and Business Process Improvement. Extensive experience in Manufacturing Engineering including equipment and process design. Trained and coached teams in lean implementations at various locations around the globe for many years.

Standardized work is one of the keys to a lean system. As the godfather of lean, Taiichi Ohno, said in his oft-quoted statement, “Where there is no standard, there can be no kaizen”…..where kaizen is defined as continuous improvement.

You will look at how standardized work can be used in several different applications and industries.