February 26 – 28, 2023 | Phoenix, AZ | In Person
Lean and Six Sigma tools are increasingly employed by organizations seeking to achieve—and sustain—continuous improvement throughout the enterprise. At the 2023 Lean and Six Sigma Conference, attendees will learn how to apply lean and Six Sigma tools to solve current and emerging challenges including a changing organizational culture, supply chain instability, environmental issues, data integration and technology adoption in order to drive beyond process-level improvements and realize sustained organizational results.
Supply Chain StrategiesSupply chain optimization is a never-ending challenge, as companies seek to identify the best methods and processes to enhance efficiency and stability. This track highlights how Lean Six Sigma is a reliable framework combining the robust design and defect prevention focus of Six Sigma with Lean’s emphasis on waste reduction and streamlining.
Lean, Six Sigma and LeadershipQuality leaders must foster a culture of transformation throughout an organization, ensuring all process improvement projects align with the business mission and vision. This focus area dives into the impact lean and Six Sigma deployment has on leadership and management frameworks, principles and behaviors.
LSSC MastersDesigned for an audience that has been there/done that, these sessions provide innovative, unique perspectives for participants with deep experience leading lean and Six Sigma initiatives. Featuring advanced content, use cases and insight into what’s next, this area of focus offers expert-level content to seasoned quality and Lean Six Sigma practitioners.
Lean and Six Sigma EssentialsThis focus area explores foundational tools and techniques that represent the core of lean and Six Sigma methodologies. From common terms to teaching tools to networking strategies for young professionals, these sessions provide access to essential skills for both emerging and established quality professionals.
CALL FOR REVIEWERS, SUBMISSIONS AND SESSION TIMELINE
|Call for Reviewers Opens||Monday, July 18, 2022|
|Call for Reviewers Deadline||Wednesday, August 17, 2022|
|Call for Proposals Live
||Monday, July 18, 2022|
|Call for Proposals Deadline||Wednesday, August 17, 2022|
|Proposal Review and Selection||September 2022|
|Selected Submissions Notified||Friday, September 30, 2022|
|Declined Submissions Notified||Friday, October 7, 2022|
|Presentations due to TPC||Friday, January 13, 2023|
|TPC Review Complete||Friday, January 27, 2023|
|Final Presentation Slides Uploaded||Monday, February 13, 2023|
Selected LSSC speakers can review their session details and any outstanding tasks on our Speaker Management Page here https://ssl.linklings.net/conferences/LSSC/ using the login credentials you used to submit your Call for Proposals.
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2022 Conference Materials
Phoenix, AZ 85020