The term “Lean Manufacturing” has been in use for nearly thirty years, and many organizations worldwide have been applying lean principles for much longer than that. However, despite the tremendous benefits that lean has brought to so many companies worldwide, very few firms in Western Canada have begun to explore what lean thinking can do. The ever-growing globalization of business continues to bring more competition to our local markets, and the lean approach is an effective way for any organization to remain viable and competitive into the future.
Knowledge Pod Series: Schedule & Speakers Announced!
The Knowledge Pod Series enables industry leaders to engage face-to-face with leading Western Canadian manufacturers and industry observers. The Knowledge Pod Series consists of industry relevant topics and presentations over the 3 days of WMTS.
Access to the Knowledge Pod Series is Complimentary for All Registered Attendees.
Listen to Sandra L. Bouckley discuss the current state of the manufacturing workforce, what this means for the future, how companies can help bridge the skills gap and the role of new technology in resolving workforce challenges. Listen Now