Getting More Out of Your Lean Assessments

14:00 - 14:30

  • Lean assessments are an integrated part of most corporate lean programs.
  • Assessments should help units set diagnosis and direction for their lean journey.
  • Few parts of a lean program can create as much discussion and discontent as the assessments if they are poorly designed and executed.
  • Assessments are resource-intensive and expensive, but their effects are often elusive.
  • What type of assessment is the better one?
  • How can you get the most out of your corporate Lean assessment?

Prof. Dr. Torbjörn Netland, Chair of Production and Operations Management, ETH Zurich