Shingo Improve Workshop

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Host: Waters Technologies – Wexford, Ireland

Since 1958, Waters Corporation has been in the business of making innovative analytical instruments that assist scientists in reaching their scientific goals, increase productivity, and earn laboratory-based organizations a higher return on their investments in research, development, and quality control.
Whether at work discovering new pharmaceuticals, inventing new and more effective ways to treat diseases, assuring the safety of the world’s food and drinking water supplies, monitoring and controlling pollution, or conserving the world’s greatest art treasures, scientists worldwide rely on

Waters liquid chromatography and mass spectrometry products. 60+ years in business, Waters is now one of largest companies in the analytical instruments industry, supporting scientists working thousands of laboratories around the world. With a hard-earned reputation for applications expertise, dedication to customer success, and post-sales support, Waters stands out among its peers and, year after year, is one of the best-performing companies in the industry.

Located in Wexford since 1997, Waters Technologies employs in the region of 300 people in the city and is a bestin-class manufacturing plant producing a range of mass spectrometry (MS) instruments and ancillary HPLC consumables for global distribution by the U.S. headquartered corporation

Why Attend?

  • To move your Shingo thinking beyond awareness
  • To see an excellent plant
  • To learn what the CI Principles really mean in the context of a real site
  • To see how to develop the CI Principles into a set of behaviours
  • To discover the S A Partners approach to Behavioural Deployment

Learning Objectives:

How to apply the 5 Shingo  Continuous Improvement principles into behavioural based thinking:

  • Seek Perfection
  • Embrace Scientific Thinking
  • Focus on Process
  • Assure Quality at the Source
  • Flow & Pull Value

You will leave the workshop with an in depth understanding of the principles and behaviours needed to embed the C I dimensions in your organisation.

Note : You must attend the foundation level Discover Excellence workshop before the IMPROVE workshop, but exceptions are allowed for experience and a commitment to a DE workshop in the future.

Should a conflict of interest arise between an attendee and the workshop host, we will notify those affected, and move them onto a different workshop

10% discount for ICBE participants (call for discount code).