The British Columbia Printing & Imaging Association is pleased to partner with NorQuest College’s Landmark Group Centre for Value Improvement to present

Lean Learn and Do II

Innovation through Lean Efficiency
The New Paradigm in Graphic Communication

The Lean Team

Dr. Ken Macro is an associate professor in the Graphic Communication Department at California Polytechnic
State University

Josh Ramsbottom, from the NorQuest College’s Landmark Group Centre for Value Improvement

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

10251 St. Edwards Drive| Richmond, BC

(free parking)

The plan for this second workshop is to review the basic concepts identified in the first workshop last April. This will allow new audience members to get up to speed. Following this brief review more advanced ideas will be presented so everyone who attends will gain new tools to make their businesses more profitable.


  • 8:00am - Registration and Continental Breakfast
  • 8:30am - Introductions
  • 8:45am - Business Trends in 2012/13 (Economic landscape
  • 9:15am - Understanding the 5S's and the visual workplace
  • 11:00am - Looking at your processes to identify waste
  • 12:00pm - 12:30pm - Lunch
  • 12:30pm - Exploring value streams in your company
  • 2:00pm - Overcoming problems with the A3
  • 3:00pm - Leadership and developing a lean plan)
  • 3:45pm - Industry survey
  • 4:15pm - 4:30pm - Wrap-up


  • $99 pp, for first two registrants - prices include breakfast and lunch
  • $79 pp for third and fourth registrants from your company
  • $59 pp for fifth plus registrants

Special Promotion

Win a chance to have our Lean Team, Dr. Ken Macro and Josh Ramsbottom to visit your operation for a quick Lean assessment and an opportunity to meet with your employees on Wednesday, January 23, 2013.

Here is how it works.

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Special Hotel Pricing for Out of Area Attendees

Jan. 20th – Jan. 23rd 2013

Book under BC Printing & Imaging Association using group booking - Reservation number is 304 295.

Special rate - $110 + tax/night.for the Sandman Signature king or queen room.

Guests can book by calling the hotel directly at 604-278-9611 or by calling the toll free central reservations line at 1-800-SANDMAN - Guests must provide the agent with a credit card number to hold the room.