A3 has become a popular problem-solving methodology because of its simplicity, effectiveness, and visual nature. However, the real power of the A3 report comes from exposing the problem solver’s thinking and process. This session will help you understand what A3 is and how it helps develop your organization’s culture of continuous improvement.
This presentation teaches the method of implementing Value Stream Mapping and is designed to create the awareness and necessity of the Value Stream Management process. Frank Groenteman will introduce the use of successful lean tools for selecting product families, mapping the value streams of selected families, and creating a plan and management system to transform
Joe Torrago, a MAMTC Director who specializes in LEAN technologies and supply chain optimization, will provide a road map for becoming a LEAN enterprise. PIA MidAmerica Members only, if you need the download password, or are not a member and would like to purchase the webinar for $39, please contact email@example.com or 800-788-2040.
Robert Reid with Vox Printing will walk through why Vox has decided to move to this type of LEAN/Continuous Improvement methodology. Modeled after Paul Akers' book 2 Second Lean, Robert will discuss how the strategy has been implemented, what benefits he's experienced and his future expectations. Vox is bringing everyone along on the LEAN/Continuous Improvement journey by training