World-class plant tour: AirBorn

May 16, 2018 | 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Contact AME: 224-232-5980 |
Canadian HST: 13%
Non-Member Fee: $150
Student Member Fee: $50
Member Fee: $100


Airborn flexible Circuits
11 Dohme Avenue
Toronto, Ontario

Get an in-depth look at how world-class organizations have implemented lean and other continuous improvement initiatives during the AME Canadian world-class tour series.

Each tour will include an onsite introduction, facility tour and a question and answer session. You will be guided by practitioners that have gone through the lean transformation process. Send your team and let them witness the power of continuous improvement.

Note: Participants are responsible for arranging transportation to and from the tour facility.


A fully-owned subsidiary of AirBorn, Inc., AirBorn Flexible Circuits, Inc. designs, manufactures and distributes a broad range of innovative flexible printed circuit board products for high reliability interconnect applications. The company also offers a full range of integrated services comprising design, DFm, DFt, prototypes, production manufacturing, hand and automated assembly, and testing. AirBorn has more than 25 years of operating history and has supplied more than 1,000 different products to customers around the world. AirBorn serves defense, aerospace, medical, instrumentation, and industrial electronics markets.


10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.  Introduction to Airborn
10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.  Plant tour
11:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Q&A

  • Go see and learn about 5S, LSS program implementation, virtual Kanban.
  • Go see an engaged team working on unique products in an environment committed to continuous improvement.
  • Go see lean applied in a unique industry.
  • Go see how Airborn emphasizes a focus on client needs and unique products/solutions.
  • Plant managers
  • Continuous improvement leaders
  • Front line leaders
  • Engineers

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.