Shingo Study Tour to Ireland

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To see our latest list of Shingo workshops visit the Shingo Discover Excellence training page.

The Shingo Inst are running a study tour to exemplar sites throughout Ireland on a 5 day experience which will immerse you in the lean culture of many organisations pursuing enterprise excellence.

You will discover first-hand what is at the heart of the lean business model through a series of plant tours, workshops, and peer networking. Watch the tools and systems of operational excellence in action. Visit Shingo recipient companies that demonstrate excellence in the fundamentals such as 5S, visual management, problem solving, standardized work, quality at the source, safety, continuous flow, intelligent automation, and much more.

This tour creates a new lens for many to truly see beyond the tools and discover what is at the root of enterprise excellence cultures. Find out more and book…

Shingo Tour Schedule

09:15 am – 03:00 pm Site Tour
Abbott Diagnostics – Longford, Ireland
03:00 pm – 04:00 pm Facilitated Reflection by SISU Consulting
Facilitated Reflection by SISU Consulting
08:30 am – 12:15 pm Site Tour
Boston Scientific – Galway, Ireland
02:30 pm – 04:30 pm Bunratty Castle
Site Seeing at Bunratty Castle
06:15 pm – 09:00 pm Knappouge Castle Banquet and Show
Dinner and Medieval Irish Performance
08:00 am – 10:30 am Site Tour
Analog Devices – Limerick, Ireland
12:30 pm – 01:30 pm Lunch at Blarney Castle
Blarney Castle
02:15 pm – 02:15 pm Site Tour
DePuy Synthes – Cork, Ireland
08:30 am – 11:30 am Site Tour, Shingo Journey
Boston Scientific – Cork, Ireland
01:00 pm – 03:00 pm Site Tour
Abbott Vascular – Clonmel, Ireland
03:00 pm – 04:00 pm Facilitated Reflection by The Manufacturing Insitute
Facilitated Reflection by The Manufacturing Institute
06:00 pm – 05:00 pm 2017 Shingo Ireland Study Tour Debrief Dinner with Ritsuo Shingo
Dinner Debrief Discussion with Ritsuo Shingo

Previous study tour

This is a previous study tour example, which visited Japan.