Seminar Series
Financial Services &


Customer Service
& Marketing
Women In Business
Human Resources &
Ethical Leadership


33rd Annual

September 19-20, 2007

Wednesday, September 19, 2007

7:30 a.m. Registration / Continental Breakfast
8:20 a.m. Welcome
8:30 a.m.

George S. Eccles Distinguished Lecture
John Kim, Senior Partner, Lean Horizons, LLC
Lean Healthcare Revolution

9:45 a.m.

Joseph Juran Distinguished Lecture
Pamela Dennis, Dennis Consulting
Leadership as Told to us By the Wise and the Wacky

10:50 a.m. Phillip Crosby Distinguished Lecture
Robert Miller, Executive Director, Shingo Prize
Lean: Proven Business Excellence
12:00 p.m. Networking Luncheon
1:15 p.m.

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Thursday, September 20, 2007

7:30 a.m. Registration / Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m.

D. Wade Mack Distinguished Lecture
Colonel Douglas Evans, Commander, Red River Army Depot
Principles of Lean Leadership in a Refurbishment Environment

9:45 a.m.

Concurrent Session

Mike Martyn, Principal, SISU Consulting
Leading Change at Breakneck Speed: Lessons From a Lean Turnaround

Rex Morgan, Director of Engineering, O. C. Tanner
Creating the Right Sized Equipment in your Lean Journey

Dan Manning, Instructor, Ogden Weber Applied Technology Center
Supporting Lean Through the Ogden-Weber Applied Technology College

10:55 a.m.

W. Edwards Demming Distinguished Lecture
Tim Lawrence, Vice President of Manufacturing, Baxter Manufacturing
Lean Enterprise Implementation at Baxter North Cove

12:00 p.m. Networking Luncheon
1:15 p.m.

Repeat of Morning concurrent Session

2:30 p.m.

Shigeo Shingo Distinguished Lecture
Jerry Bussell, VP of Operations, Supplies, and Distribution; Meditronic Xom
Lean Leadership at Medtronic and in the Community

3:30 p.m.

Paul Allaire Distinguished Lecture
Scott Christopher, Director of speaking and training, O.C. Tanner Company
The Carrot Principle: Engage People, Retain Talent, and Accelerate Performance

5:00 p.m. Aggie Ice Cream Social
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