AME Lunch & Learn and Thermo Fisher Scientific tour

April 2, 2019 | 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Contact AME: 224-232-5980 |
Student Member Fee: $30
Non-Member Fee: $30
Member Fee: $30


ThermoFisher Scientific
2 Radcliff Road
Tewksbury, Massachusetts

Success with daily management boards

Tour Thermo Fisher Scientific and see how lean principles are applied toward the continuous improvement of its business, and most importantly, the customer experience. Share, learn and grow with other lean thinkers and practitioners as you enjoy a 45-minute learning session and a 45-minute tour of the host company. You won’t miss much of your work day and lunch is included! 

Please note: This tour is for U.S. citizens only, per the host company's request. To participate in a tour, all attendees must adhere to and respect the tour hosts' restrictions and requirements including no recording devices, no cell phones, leather like closed-toe shoes (no high heels), long or short-sleeved shirt/blouse, and long pants (no shorts, skirts, dresses). Non-adherence may exclude you from a tour.



Thermo Fisher Scientific

Thermo Fisher Scientific enables its customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer by accelerating life sciences research, solving complex analytical challenges, improving patient diagnostics and increasing laboratory productivity. The company's Portable Analytical Instruments business and location are unique in that all of the requisite functions necessary to operate a business are under one roof. HR, IT, finance, sales, marketing, product management, engineering and operations all are housed at the Tewksbury Center of Excellence. With revenues of more than $20 billion and approximately 70,000 employees globally, Thermo Fisher Scientific offers a combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive support through its premier brands Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services.



11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.  Lunch and networking
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  Presentation and tour
12:30 p.m. -   1:00 p.m.  Q&A and feedback
1:00 p.m.                         Adjourn

  • Tour ThermoFisher Scientific's Tewksbury Center of Excellence.
  • See and hear about the company's effective use of daily management boards and visual displays.
  • Earn self-development hours toward lean certification or re-certification.
  • Operations leaders
  • Operational excellence practitioners
  • Continuous improvement leaders
  • Cell leaders

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.