CASE STUDY – The Hospital de Bellvitge in Barcelona is relying heavily on hoshin and Kata to create a working environment based on collaboration and joint problem solving. Click here to access the content.
FEATURE – A lean coach from Argentina reflects on the transformations he has supported across Latin America and on why lean can help unlock the potential of the continent. Click here to access the content.
INTERVIEW – Earlier this month, we attended a Lean Day at Dreamplace Hotels and Resorts in the Canary Islands. We sat down with two lean leaders to discuss the transformations of their businesses. Click here to access the content.
BOOK EXCERPT – The city of Breda in the Netherlands has been on a lean journey for the past six years. Today we share an excerpt from the book The Lean Government, which sets the scene for the transformation. Click here to access the content.
INTERVIEW – Top leaders at Chilean company Elecmetal talk to us about how lean has transformed their role in the organization and how capability development is fuelling change. Click here to access the content.
FICTION – Santa is struggling to locate the many children who are hiding from war to deliver them gifts, until the lean Time Benders come to the rescue and help him understand the problem. Click here to access the content.
FEATURE – This nurses-led experiment in Barcelona’s Hospital Clinic is proving successful in getting more patients discharged on time and avoiding surgery cancellations. Click here to access the content.
Lean In Public Sector Steering Committee
Glenn Ballard Founder, Research Director Project Production Systems, UC Berkeley (Retired)
Amr Abdel-Azim Chairman, LIPS Steering Committee, Senior Architect at MSU
Christina Levinson Organisational Development & Change Consultant, Lean Specialist
Tariq Abdelhamid Chief Lean PO, Associate Professor of Lean Construction
Ronan McGlade Communications Consultant & Managing Director of BoxMedia
Luis F. Alarcón School of Engineering of the Catholic University of Chile
Victor Roig Lean Construction BCN by ITEC Barcelona
Shervin Haghsheno Head of Institute of Technology KIT, Germany
Alessandro Orsi Director of the Green Building Factory
Dr. Koshy Varghese Professor at Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
Lauri Merikallio Entrepreneur, Consultant and Researcher at Vision Ltd
Dr. Laui Sabekz University of Toronto
Dr. Zoubeir lafhaj Full Professor & former Dean of International Affairs at Centrale Lille
Brian G. Clare MPM, CEng, BSc (Eng), Dip Eng, MIEI, Technological University Dublin
Dr. Zofia K. Rybkowski Department of Construction Science at Texas A&M University