AME Conference 2014 – Applied Lean for Business – to be held in Perth and Melbourne

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The AME Conference 2014, with the theme “Applied Lean for Business – Understand, Flow and Grow”, will be held in two locations this year, Perth and Melbourne.

Perth:  24 February 2014, Frasers Function Centre

Melbourne: 25-28 February 2014, Kangan Institute Automotive Centre of Excellence, Docklands, Melbourne

The 2014 Conference includes an impressive line-up of Australian and international speakers who are leaders in their profession.

Award-winning UK-based authors Ian Glenday and Professor Peter Hines will present keynote addresses.

Ian Glenday’s book “Lean RFS (Repetitive Flexible Supply) – Putting the Pieces Together” won the 2013 Shingo Publication Award.  His approach to applying Lean in many types of industries is refreshingly different, instructive and entertaining.

Professor Peter Hines is a multiple Shingo Research Award recipient for his recent co-authored books “Staying Lean” and “Creating a Lean & Green Business System”, which he will be presenting on at the conference.  Professor Peter Hines is an expert in the development of strategy and operational improvement using a Lean approach both inside a company and a wider supply chain. His recent work has focused on how to sustain this change.

The conference will also welcome Mark Baker, Director of Global Partnerships at Executive Education Programs: Shingo Institute. Mark will provide delegates with an interesting keynote on the Shingo Prize, Global Operational Excellence Model.

The conference delegates represent industries such as Education, Banking, Healthcare, IT, HR, Finance, Food and Beverage, Construction, Oil and Gas, Mining and Manufacturing.

For more information, visit the conference website:

http://ameconference.org.au/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=5&Itemid=118

To view the program. http://ameconference.org.au/images/ame-conference-creative/docs/2014_AME_Conference_Program_with_Speakers.pdf

BOOKING CONTACT:   Laura Robertson, ame@ame.org.au 1300 263 287