“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
Is the purpose of your organization clear?
New article by Dan Jones and Steve Bell for the Cutter IT Journal
New blogs on Lean Startup on The Lean Edge
3rd Lean IT Summit on 3-4 October in Paris.
Toyota’s example creates a new basis for managing by science ...
Daniel Jones’ Summit talk
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.
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 ...
Jim Womack, John Shook and Dan Jones discuss the evolution and challenges facing the lean movement.
11 videos – 70 minutes of wisdom – from LEI and the Gemba Academy
6th-7th November 2013
Wokefield Park, Reading, Berkshire, UK
Author of “The Lean Turnaround: How Business Leaders Use Lean Principles to Create Value and Transform Their Company”
Co-author (with Jeffrey Liker) of “The Toyota Product Development System: Integrating People, Process, and Technology”
Plus PRE SUMMIT MASTERCLASSES
Tuesday 5th November
With our Chief Executive Dave Brunt, Senior Fellow John Kiff and The Lean Turnaround author Art Byrne.
Click HERE for full details
To Register for the Lean Summit 2013:
Please read the Terms and Conditions before registering.
Download the Lean Summit 2013 Programme (PDF).
Inspiration from our Lean Summit 2012 speakers
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.
Please note that the Lean Enterprise Academy office will be closed for the Christmas period from 4pm Friday 20th December 2013 and will reopen at 9am Thursday 2nd January 2014. Therefore book orders placed after 9am on Friday 20th December will not be dispatched until Thursday 2nd January 2014. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and wish you a very happy festive season.
Now in Stock
Gemba Walks 2nd Edition
by James Womack
Featuring 12 new essays
Three new titles to the LEA Bookstore
by Steven C. Bell and Michael A. Orzen
Enabling and Sustaining Your Lean Transformation
Lean RFS (Repetitive Flexible Supply)
by Ian Fraser Glenday and Rick Sather
Putting the Pieces Together
Winner of the Shingo Research and Professional Publication Award
Run Grow Transform
by Steven Bell
Integrating Business and Lean IT
Our book store has over 50 books, workbooks, kits, training tools and audio CD's.
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On 23rd October 2013 at the AME annual conference in Toronto our chairman Daniel Jones was inducted into the AME Hall of Fame. read more...
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3 October – Paris
European Lean IT Summit
28 October – Toronto
6-7 November – Reading
Lean Summit 2013
Lean Transformation: Frontiers and Fundamentals
Daniel Jones and Dave Brunt
Creating Lean Dealers
By Dave Brunt and John Kiff
Available on Kindle soon
“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