Össur Mexico 
Beginner level
Intermediate level

Strategy deployment and line of sight management

Thursday, Nov. 1 Location Code
7:40am-1:00pm Balboa ABC, 2nd level ThT/03
  • U.S. citizens will require a Mexican permit (permit is free for 1-7 days)
  • Passport is required

Come and see Össur Mexico's lean journey. Attendees will see the functional plan implementation, the Össur Way and different programs to promote the generation of continuous improvement ideas. Learn about the challenges faced for the turnover in Össur Mexico. You will also see the new technologies across all the company.


Össur is a leading manufacturer of orthopedic and prosthetic devices, headquartered in Reykjavik, Iceland, and with over $500M USD in sales, it is a public company, traded in the Copenhagen Stock Exchange Market. The Össur Mexico facility started operations in 2010 with approximately 30 employees. Today, it has over 630 employees working at the Tijuana manufacturing site, and has included hearing aids manufacturing for their sister company OTICON. www.ossur.com

Restrictions / Requirements

To participate in a tour, all attendees must adhere to and respect the tour hosts' restrictions and requirements.
Non-adherence may exclude you from a tour.

  • No photographs
  • Other: See tour description
  • Hearing protection
  • Leather like closed-toe shoes (No high heels)
  • Long or short-sleeved shirt/blouse
  • Long pants (no shorts, skirts, dresses)
  • Safety glasses