AME Lunch & Learn and Newcastle Systems tour

January 29, 2019 | 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Contact AME: 224-232-5980 | conference@ame.org
Fees
Student Member Fee: $30
Member Fee: $30
Non-Member Fee: $30

Location

Newcastle Systems, Inc.
73 Ward Hill Ave.
Haverhill, Massachusetts
DESCRIPTION

Tour Newcasle Systems and hear from its president and founder, manufacturing, sales, engineering and office staff departments what methods have helped them maintain double digit increases in productivity. This event is a great opportunity for companies that are having a difficult time handling growth and/or are hesitant to introduce lean into its culture. Using lean, Newcastle has reduced cycle times and added value to its customers, which include Amazon, TJX, UPS and Mercedes, to name a few. At this AME Lunch & Learn event, share, learn and grow with other lean thinkers and practitioners. You won't miss much of your work day and lunch is included!

HOST COMPANY

Newcastle Systems

Newcastle Systems is an innovator of workplace mobility solutions for retail and operations companies. Newcastle Systems provides the means to improve your employee and facility productivity without major changes to your infrastructure, software or processes. A Newcastle Systems’ Mobile Workplace© facility requires less equipment and less power to do the same work as a standard workplace configuration. Learn more at www.newcastlesys.com.

AGENDA

1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.   Lunch & company presentation 
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.   Plant tour 
2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.   Q&A & feedback
3:00 p.m.                      Adjourn

PARTICIPANT BENEFITS
  • See how Newcastle Systems uses lean principles in multiple departments and see its work cell layout. 
  • Learn how to use lean in sales and front office applications.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
  • Continuous improvement leaders
  • Operations directors and managers
  • Warehouse managers, site managers and site engineering managers, plant managers
  • Process and manufacturing improvement specialists
  • Owners and decision makers
OTHER REGISTRATION INFORMATION

You can become an AME member during the registration process for $150 per year and obtain the discounted AME member rate for this event. Your membership will also entitle you to a registration discount for all future AME conferences, seminars, workshops and webinars for one year. Additionally, you will receive a subscription to the award-winning Target magazine and much more.

Payment or purchase order must be received by the AME office five days prior to the event start date. If no payment or PO number is received, you will be asked to pay with a credit card or check at the event before entry.

Cancellation Policy: Enrollment fee less a $100 non-refundable registration charge will be refunded up to one week before the event. Substitutions may be made up to three days prior to the start of the workshop.

Notes: This event may be cancelled by AME for any reason. AME is not responsible for incidental costs incurred by registrants. By registering for this meeting, I hereby acknowledge and agree that AME or its agents may take photographs of me during events and may use those photographs for AME’s purposes, including but not limited to news and promotional purposes, without further compensation to me.