Benchmarking CI Strategy

March 19, 2020 | 9:00 am to March 20, 2020 | 12:00 pm
Contact AME: 224-232-5980 |
Member Fee: $150
Non-Member Fee: $200


Cleveland Clinic
26900 Cedar Rd,
Beachwood, Ohio

Learn benchamrking continuous improvement (CI) strategy with the best!

  • Learn lean journeys from manufacturing, health care and other industries, and actionable steps to get your CI strategy where it needs to be. 
  • Share the trimuphs and challenges or stragetic goals, plan, impletmentation, and tatical operations execution.
  • Interact with peers from across the northeastern Ohio in a speed-sharing enviornment to learn as much as you can in just one afternoon!
  • Align CI Ideas with your own corporate strategy. 

The Cleveland Clinic is an American academic medical center based in Cleveland, Ohio. Owned and operated by the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, an Ohio nonprofit corporation established in 1921, it runs a 170 acre campus in Cleveland, as well as 11 regional hospitals and 19 family health centers in northeastern Ohio, and hospitals in Florida and Nevada. 

Cleveland Clinic is consistently ranked as one of the best hospitals in the United States. In 2018-2019, the U.S. News & World Report ranked Cleveland Clinic as the number 2 hospital in the Best Hospitals Honor Roll, as it was nationally ranked in 14 adult and 10 pediatric specialties. Cleveland Clinic’s cardiology program has ranked No. 1 in the nation since 1995.


8:15 – 9 a.m.                Arrival and networking
9 – 9:15 a.m.                Kickoff and introductions
9:15 – 9:30 a.m.           CI Strategy presentation – Cleveland Clinic
9:30 – 9:45 a.m.           CI strategy presentation – Goodyear
9:45 – 10 a.m.              Change over to speed table sharing
10 – 11:50 a.m.            Collaborative speed table sharing. Multiple companies, 20 minutes per table
11:50 a.m. – 12 p.m.    Closing remarks


Knowledge of forces that drive strategy and various approaches to strategy development.


Presidents, VP's, plant managers, operations managers, engineers, CI practitioners, quality


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