Presentation To ASQ 1001, Grand Rapids Section, May12th, 2022
Title: The Common Thread - Six Sigma, Continuous Improvement and Waste
Presenter: Paul Prunty
The presentation will provide a high-level overview of an approach to continuous improvement involving some basic concepts of waste, Six Sigma and Lean.
It is a back to basics, review of tools and application of Lean / Six Sigma, the definition of waste from a Lean perspective, and it concludes with a mini-case study demonstrating process mapping as a core improvement tool.
Key takeaways should include:• Basic understanding of Lean Tools
• Understanding DMAIC
• Basic Quality Tools used in improvement activities
• Better insight into “the common thread”
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
5:30 pm: Doors Open/Registration
5:30-5:45 pm: Networking
5:45 - 6:45 pm: Dinner
7:00 pm: Start of meeting (zoom)
8:15 pm: Closing Remarks