Upcoming Events At A Glance!

2021 Events

January 2021

1/14/21 MLC How Lean Can Help Your Culture |Becky Andree and Katie Labedz | @Noon- 1pm ET

1/19/21 MLC Communities of Practice- Utilities @ 9am ET

1/20/21 MLC Communities of Practice- Healthcare @noon ET

1/22/21 MLC Energized Virtual Meetings - Joyce Weiss | @1:00-2:30pm ET

February 2021

2/5/21 MLC Lean Coffee Chat|Lauren Wisniewski and Christine Muscat | @9am ET

2/8/21 Continual Quality Improvement CQI Academy (focus on services) - 12 Half Day Sessions ending 4/26/20

2/10/21 Continual Quality Improvement CQI Academy (focus on manufacturing and production) - 12 Half Day Sessions ending 4/28/20

2/11/21 MLC Lean Coffee Chat LEGAL focus | Drew Sanders and Zachary Moen | 9am ET 

2/16 & 2/17/21 Yellow Belt Training | @10am - 4pm ET

2/19/21 Stop Spinning, Start Deciding | Allison Greco |@9am -10:30am

2/22 - 2/26 Green Belt Training | @10am - 4pm ET

April 2021

4/16/21 Write this Down! Lessons from Jim Manly | @2:00pm ET

4/23/21 MLC Coaching Your Lean Leaders |Dan Vermeesch and Rob Pease | @1:30 ET

4/29/21 MLC Lean in Legal Event| Drew Sanders and Zachary Moen | @9am ET

May 2021

June 2021

July 2021

August 2021

*Michigan Lean Consortium Annual Conference | August 11th and 12th | Traverse City 


September 2021

9/08/21 CQI Academy Fall 2021 - Production Industries

9/13/21 CQI Academy Fall 2021 - Services Industries

October 2021

November 2021

December 2021

*locations are subject to change—possible virtual solutions my be implemented.

Past 2020 Events

January 2020

01/31/20 Lean 101 - Lean Fundamentals | Grand Rapids

February 2020

02/07/20 Lean in Legal half-day workshop| Troy

02/13/20 Blending Lean & Design Thinking- Updating Your Toolbox |Ottawa County

02/21/20 Lean Coffee Chat | Ann Arbor

March 2020

03/18/20 Lean Coffee Chat | Lansing—Cancelled

April 2020

Multiple Dates: How to do Lean When You Can't be There! | Webinar

4/24/20 Lean In Legal—Virtual Lean Coffee Chat | Webinar

4/29/20 Virtual Lean Coffee Chat | Webinar

Multiple Dates: Turn Your In-person Lean Training into a Virtual Experience! | Webinar

May 2020

05/12/20 Incorporating Fun Activities Into Your Problem Solving Training | Webinar

Week of May 18: Overcoming Resistance at All Levels| Webinar

05/27/20 Kamishibai | Virtual

Multiple Dates: Kata Coaching Dojo Series Session 1: Theme "Challenge and Target Condition" | Virtual

June 2020

06/02/2020 Lean Government Exchange ILC | Virtual

06/10/20 Lean Coffee Chat| Virtual

06/16/20 Leading with Respect for Better Performance and Learning | Virtual

06/18/20 Lean Coffee Chat (Non-profit communities of practice) | Virtual

06/23/20 Leveraging Process design to Accelerate Your Lean Journey | Virtual

Multiple Dates: Kata Coaching Dojo Series Session 2: Theme "Current Condition and Obstacles"| Virtual

06/23/20 Kata Coaching Dojo Series —Session 3: Theme "Next Step PDCA Cycles and Due Dates" | Grand Rapids

July 2020

(all events live virtual)

07/15 @1pm Facilitating a Virtual Kaizen Event| PA Consulting

07/16 @11am Leading with Respect for Better Performance and Learning |Katrina Appell

07/23 9-10:30a Lean Coffee Chat

07/24 @11am Mindfulness and Leading Lean| Dave Kippen

07/28 9-10:30a Lean Coffee Chat

07/29 @1pm Virtual Daily Management| PA Consulting


August 2020

(all events live virtual)

08/11 @ 11am EST Remote Team Challenges |Dennis Sergent

08/14 @ 9am Lean Coffee Chat

8/21 @9am EST Lean Coffee Chat

8/27 @ 11am EST Kind vs. Wicked Learning Environments|Eric Budd

September 2020

9/15/20 The Deming Learning Institute Kick off event on zoom @ 11am

October 2020

10/1/20 The Impruver Challenge 5-5:45pm ET

10/13/20 First Ever Utility Community of Practice Virtual Chat 9-10:30am

10/23/20 Lean Virtual Coffee Chat 9-10:30am 

10/28/20 Lean in Legal Virtual Coffee Chat 9-10:30am

November 2020

11/3/20 The Deming Learning Institute Close out event on zoom @ 11am

11/05/20 4th Annual Lean Summit hosted by the MLC and City of Grand Rapids | Virtual

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