IIE Engineering Lean & Six Sigma Conference 2015
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Facility Tour 

Facility tours offer an in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at continuous improvement in action at various facilities in a variety of industries. Facility tours require pre-registration and separate fees. All tours depart from the Westin Atlanta Perimeter North . Roundtrip motor coach transportation is included in the fee. 

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Bosch Packaging Center Atlanta (PCA)


Wednesday, September 30
1:30 - 3:30 p.m. (depart hotel at 12:45 p.m.)

Participants will get an overview of how Bosch’s Packaging Center Atlanta (PCA) approaches Lean principles and applies them to a logistics operation.  They will see our implementation of System CIP (Top 5 Systematic), our use of Problem Solving tools (i.e. A3’s, Problem Solving Sheets, PDCA’s, T-Cards), our engagement with Point CIP with a KPI focus, Lean Maturity (5S, Facility Modernization, POU/Kanbans, VSM/VSD, Process Confirmations), and how Bosch PCA links these lean tools together.

Tour Restrictions: 

  • There will be a short security check upon arrival to inspect bags.
  • Cameras cannot be used during the tour.
  • There will be light to moderate walking so comfortable shoes and clothing should be worn (recommend minimum business casual).
  • Shoes cannot be open-toe style but tennis shoes are allowed.
  • No firearms, explosives, etc.
  • No other restrictions 

We can accommodate persons with a disability.