Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Call for presentations for 2020 national LCIC conference

Submit your proposal by December 11, 2019

The Lean Construction Institute of Canada (LCIC) is inviting knowledgeable speakers to share expertise, experience and knowledge on Lean principles at the fifth annual LCIC national conference being held April 28 to 30, 2020 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

This educational event is attended by members of all sectors of the Canadian construction industry – including owners, designers, consultants, contractors, trades, suppliers, as well as those from other sectors, such as insurers and lawyers. The conference is intended to further promote Lean practice in Canada and foster a culture of continuous improvement and collaboration.

LCIC is looking for Lean-oriented presentations about the construction industry that will prove both educational and entertaining to attendees. We are open to all proposals, but please review the list below for some presentation topics we would like to see covered:

  • Introduction to Lean for owners
  • The analytical case for Lean
  • How to get Lean into different contract types
  • Implementing Lean beyond contractual obligations
  • Contractor’s profitability through Lean
  • How Lean can affect the project outcome
  • Risk, liability, and professional obligations for designers utilizing Lean practices

Conference sessions should be 60 minutes in length, while training day sessions should be either a half- or full-day (please specify in your proposal). The deadline for submissions is December 11, 2019.

Click here to learn more and submit your proposal

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