Join us in Amsterdam on 12th of June, for the unique opportunity and behind the scenes exclusive access at Philips Global HQ. Get insight on how operational excellence tools and techniques are being successfully deployed in developing world class, lean manufacturing.

Why Attend

You will see how the Philips Excellence framework is used to drive continuous improvement across manufacturing, marketing, sales, HR & finance. You will learn about their executive lean leadership training program and importance of it’s role in their continued success. You will also understand how daily management and problem solving techniques are used by thousands of their employees to solve business critical challenges.

Speakers For The Day

Learn from the experience of senior leaders from the worlds top companies.

Carolyn Lum

Senior VP and Head of Continuous Improvement, Philips

  • Learn about critical steps to secure leadership support for your lean projects
  • Successfully manage cultural change in your company
  • Identify an optimal lean toolkit to successfully deploy across your business.

Jesper Kronborg Pedersen

Corporate Head of Continuous Improvement, Siemens Gamesa

  • How to successfully implement continuous improvement globally in over 90 countries.
  • How to select top KPIs and performance metrics to effectively measure and deliver success
  • How to develop a flexible approach to continuous improvement fit for different maturity levels across your business.

Frederik Willmes

Director of Global Enterprise Lean Sigma

  • How to drive significant results through effective skills deployment
  • Improving employee experience by developing leadership behaviours
  • Critical steps for successfully implementing enterprise lean sigma in business division.

Gerard Poolman

Continuous Improvement Lead, Shell Chemicals

  • Discover how to develop a more customer focused culture through effective lean transformation
  • Find ways to empower employees to deliver real value and reduce waste throughout your business
  • Learn how to identify and coach the leaders essential to sustaining continuous improvement across a global business

Previous Attendees

What Our Clients Say

"A good overview from ‘users’ personal experiences - no selling!”

“Great content with a high degree of application. Hands-on working examples from a variety of successful organisations.”

“Excellent opportunity to learn, benchmark and collaborate with peers. Real discussion without sales pitches.”

“Very efficient and well moderated.”


Our unique interactive format with over 30 exclusively invited senior leaders from global manufacturing organisations combines confidential case studies with highly effective group discussions enabling you to quickly learn from the successes and challenges from some of the most advanced manufacturing organisations.

Selected, invitation only private group

No sponsors or service providers

Highly interactive workshops including case studies

Confidential insights and dynamic group discussions

Event Details

JUNE 12TH 2019, 8 AM

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