Leadership Role in a Lean Transformation

The importance of top management’s participation in transforming to a lean culture​

Objective:

We will explore the importance of top management’s participation in transforming a lean culture. We will cover the operating principles of a lean organization based on the Toyota Production System.

Who should attend:

This workshop is addressed to leadership members from companies in the lean journey that want to learn and reflect on how to effectively manage the culture development

Main points to be covered:

  • Learn practical application of lean principles/practices based on work experience at Toyota and work experience supporting other major Fortune 500 companies with their lean transformation.
  • Focus on the importance of roles and responsibilities at all levels of the organization.
  • The interdependence of mutual trust between the company and team members in a lean organization.
Cheryl Jones
FORMER TOYOTA KENTUCKY VICE PRESIDENT
  • She began her career as manufacturing supervisor, eventually achieving vice president of Manufacturing during her 22 years with the company.
  • Cheryl Jones has experience in both manufacturing and administration within Toyota having served as vice president of Toyota Engineering and Manufacturing of America (TEMA).
 
  • She began her career as manufacturing supervisor, eventually achieving vice president of Manufacturing during her 22 years with the company.
  • Cheryl was named as one of the Top 100 Women in the Automotive Industry.
  • She led Toyota North American Women’s Leadership initiatives for Toyota,.
  • Cheryl Jones has experience in both manufacturing and administration within Toyota having served as vice president of Toyota Engineering and Manufacturing of America (TEMA).
  • Her extensive knowledge of the Toyota Production System knowledge encompasses final vehicle assembly, robotic processes and parts delivery from supplier to vehicle assembly.

Venue: Aqua World Budapest

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Address: Budapest, Íves út 16, 1044 Hungary

Training details

  • Date:  23 May 2019    
  • Schedule: 9 am to 5 pm  
  • Language: English
  • Location:  Budapest, Hungary
  • Group size: Limited to 25 participants

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