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PDM - "Lean Culture: An Overview of the Lean Management System"

April 03, 2019
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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Radisson Hotel Piscataway-Somerset
21 Kingsbridge Rd, Piscataway Township, NJ 08854
Piscataway Township, NJ 08854
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Wednesday, April 3rd,2019    

Central Jersey APICS Presents:

Lean Culture“An Overview of the Lean Management System.”

 Ed Hanker – Management Consultant / Facilitator / Instructor

Using the Lean Tools alone does not mean your Enterprise is Lean. Creating a Lean Culture is also a structured process that involves all levels of the enterprise to constantly look for, deal with and eliminate the sources of Non-Value Added (NVA) activities while constantly striving to increase the Value Add (VA) to the Customer. Every “customer” wants their product or service “Faster, Cheaper, Better” and it is therefore every employees duty to “improve the business as they run the business”. So, come see a concise but powerful overview of the Lean Management System that will aid you in establishing a Lean Culture in your enterprise.

Who should attend:

  • Supply Chain Professionals
  • Supply Chain Students
  • Lean Project Managers & Team Members


What you will learn:

  • How to eliminate non-value added activities
  • How to improve your business through the Lean culture
  • Improvement through a structured process

 

Key Take-Aways:

  • Understanding of Lean Management System
  • How to establish a Lean culture in your environment
  • How to increase customer service

 

 

Radisson Hotel   21 Kingsbridge Rd   Piscataway   732-980-0401  

5:30 – 6:15 pm       Registration & Networking – Complimentary Wine & Beer
6:15 – 6:30 pm       President’s Welcome – APICS Chapter Business
6:30 – 7:15 pm       Dinner & Discussion – Plated Dinner
7:15 – 8:15 pm       Presentation & Discussion

 Ed Hanker – Management Consultant / Facilitator / Instructor

Ed Hanker has over 38 years of corporate business experience in Design, Engineering, Manufacturing, Operations and Logistics in various industries. He has spent the last 14 years as an Independent Management Consultant. He is the principal of EJH Executive Business Management Services (EEBMS), Ed has setup world class operations using Work Cells, Kanban, Demand Flow, Just-In-Time, Statistical Process Control, Problem Solving, Project Management, Team Building as well as many other Process Improvement and Lean Enterprise methods.

Ed has worked for and with Fortune 100 companies like Boeing Helicopters and Merck as well as many small independent companies. He has also co-authored several patents and technical publications. He earned both a BSE and an MSE degree from Princeton University in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering. Ed has been an Independent Resource conducting training sessions and facilitating improvement projects in companies for the past 14 years.

“The Career Corner”   Prior to each Professional Development Meeting Gary Pezzuti, with 46 years in the placement field, will facilitate a 45-minute interactive mini-workshop from 5:00 til 5:45 PM on various career enhancing topics. Sessions may include: Resumes, Interviewing; The $$$ Thing; Following Up; Negotiations; The Employers’ Perspective; Effective Research; When to Look… and whatever else you choose to discuss.

The Career Corner sessions are open to the public, at no charge, and PDM attendance is not required.

Tickets

$40.00 Central Jersey Member Ticket

$40.00 Member of another chapter

$25.00 Full-Time Students

$40.00 Non-Member Ticket

 


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