“Welcome to the Lean Enterprise Academy, dedicated to pushing forward the frontiers of lean and to spreading lean to every kind of organization.” Daniel Jones - Founder and Chairman, The Lean Enterprise Academy
Toyota’s example creates a new basis for managing by science ...
Daniel Jones’ Summit talk
After ten years it is time to pass the baton and redefine LEA’s mission. Dave Brunt will be the new Chief Executive supported by Daniel Jones as Chairman and Senior Advisor.
Beyond Professionalising Lean to real Transformations
Daniel Jones’s interview with LMJ.
Watch the video of Daniel Jones’ talk at the 3rd Lean Summit France “Managing Lean Organisations”
Our objective is to work with pioneering organisations to push forward the frontiers of lean thinking, by helping them to solve new business problems and then by reflecting, distilling and disseminating the learning so others can follow their example.
Held in November 2012
Chesford Grange Hotel, Kenilworth, Warwickshire, UK
Mike Rother: “Toyota Kata: Mobilising Our Ingenuity Through Good Management”
Michael Ballé : “Coaching leaders and employees on the Gemba”
Takashi Tanaka : “Digital Oobeya”
Learning from the Lean Pioneers – audit your system
Jim Womack, LEI
Learning from Toyota’s Management System
Pushing the Frontiers of Lean – results, practices and behaviours
Daniel Jones, LEA
Deepening the Fundamentals of Lean
John Shook, LEI
Presentations from previous Lean Summits and Forums are available to download ...
Inspiration from out Lean Summit 2012 speakers
“Share your story and bring your questions”
As part of our mission to help organisations with their lean journeys the Lean Enterprise Academy held its first Sharing Day in partnership with the Centre for Lean Enterprise Applications and Research (CLEAR), Cardiff School of Management, Cardiff Metropolitan University.
The day was structured to connect the lean community of practice together so that all of us are able to learn from like-minded others.
The day also included presentations from Mark Reich, Director of Strategy and Operations from Lean Enterprise Institute and be facilitated by experienced lean practitioners including: Mark Davies, Section Manager and Kevin Robinson, Senior Manager from Toyota Lean Management Centre, UK Nick Rich, Associate Dean from Centre for Lean Enterprise Applications and Research, UK Daniel Jones, Chairman, Dave Brunt and John Kiff, Senior Fellows from Lean Enterprise Academy
The COO Perspective – length of stay,
The Visual Hospital Perspective – Managing the demand to get out
The Doctor’s Perspective – Redesigning the emergency flow, Paul Jarvis
Part 5 - Closing Remarks by David Furley
Lean Healthcare in Tuscany
Rethinking the Logic of Location at GKN
Seeing the Whole Value Stream
Expanded 2nd Edition
Jim Womack and Daniel Jones
So What are you going to do about it?
John Shook - eLetter
These workshops are the ideal opportunity to learn how to transform your organisation. Sessions are ideally suited for groups of six to twelve people. We can also run these workshops in your organisation, customised to your needs.
Our modular 6 day Lean Practitioner Course teaches how to solve business problems using lean.
More Lean Summit 2012 videos coming soon – view the playlist here.
Three new titles to the LEA Bookstore
Everything I Know About Lean I Learned in First Grade
by Robert Martichenko
A simple, fun, and quick-read introduction to lean thinking
Perfecting Patient Journeys
by Judy Worth, Tom Shuker, Beau Keyte and others
Improving patient safety, quality, and satisfaction while building problem-solving skills
On The Mend
by John Toussaint and Roger Gerard
Revolutionizing Healthcare to Save Lives and Transform the Industry
Our book store has over 50 books, workbooks, kits, training tools and audio CD's.
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7 May – Reykjavik
Lean Iceland 2013
27 June – Birmingham
The Lean RFS Event Daniel Jones
11 July – Milton Keynes
University of Buckingham Lean Conference
3 October – Paris
European Lean IT Summit
28 October – Toronto
6-7 November – Reading
Lean Summit 2013 - Save the Date
Daniel Jones and Dave Brunt
Creating Lean Dealers
By Dave Brunt and John Kiff
Available on Kindle soon