Conversations for Leadership


This year’s LeanProject Leadership Experience will focus on understanding language as an important part of who we are as leaders and as members of teams. Klaus Lemke, Jason Klous, and Tom Richert will lead participants in an exploration of how people create new possibilities and how leaders can invent a new future for themselves, and their companies, through conversation. 

As part of the conference the Toyota Motor Manufacturing Kentucky facility will open its doors to give us an inside look. Lean consultant David Verble will discuss the role conversation plays in Toyota’s navigation of change management for this world class facility. This facilitated discussion following the tour will be used to launch a discussion about leadership in our own organizations. 

This leadership conference will be an intensive interactive experience. This is a great opportunity to learn alongside other leaders in our industry. Join them as we work together at the 2018 LeanProject Leadership Experience. February 28 and March 1, 2018. This two-day limited-capacity conference will prepare you to be more deliberate and effective in managing your leadership conversations.

Program Outcomes:
Through focused working sessions and the experience of how conversations are central to maintaining excellence within team-based operations at the Toyota manufacturing facility, you will understand the importance of leadership conversations in a lean organization, and how conversations contribute to the actions that lead toward desired results. You will discover new insights into your own strengths and weaknesses as a leader, and start to develop an action plan for how to move forward as an individual and as a leader of your organization.

Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa
1800 Newtown Pike
Lexington, Kentucky 

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Limited rooms are available at the special rate of $139.

Who Should Attend:
The conference is open to leaders at all levels of organizations and teams.  Basic understanding of lean principles is helpful, but not required.

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