Advanced visual management workshop

Starts:  Aug 13, 2019 8:00 AM (PT)
Ends:  Aug 14, 2019 4:30 PM (PT)

Ever wonder how you can do a better job managing more with less? In this advanced visual management workshop, you will learn how to create visual controls and use visual management tools to stop wasting time looking for problems and spend more time solving them.

This two-day workshop includes multiple hands-on exercises that will teach you how to create effective visual management tools and use them to help drive your problem solving processes. Workshop leaders will discuss and review strategies for how these types of visual controls can help any business be successful and share their personal experiences developing and applying these tools and methods in various environments. Finally, you will tour Genie Industries Redmond, WA campus, where you will see clear examples of sequencing boards, heijunka systems (including a heijunka simulation), takt boards, tier I, II, and III systems, and many more advanced visual management techniques in several working environments.

Please note: This workshop has sold out annually for the past seven years. Early registration is highly encouraged. Please also note that steel-toed shoes are required. Safety glasses and hearing protection can be provided upon arrival.

HOST COMPANY


Genie, A Terex Brand is a construction equipment manufacturing company that produces work lifts, platforms, man-lifts, stick booms, articulated booms, light towers and telehandlers. Founded in Seattle in1966, Genie Industries pioneered material lifts and a series of aerial work platforms — products that quickly gained worldwide recognition and often represented breakthroughs in design.

Genie has been on its lean journey for more than 17 years and remains dedicated to continuous improvement in all that it does. The company believes that its lean evolution is the reason it is still in business today, and continues to learn and grow in its understanding and use of the Terex Business System, which is the company's own adaption of the Toyota Production System. genielift.com

Location

Genie a Terex Brand
6464 185th Avenue NE
Redmond, WA 98052