Ireland has become a hub of enterprise excellence. Find out why. Discover first-hand how business cultures of operational excellence are built. Take a series of work-site tours, along with discussions and peer networking.
Monday 30 April – Friday 4 May, 2018
What to Expect on the Study Tour to Ireland
Site Tours: Experience an inside look at world-class companies and Shingo Prize recipients.
Workshops: Gain hands-on training and a brief overview of the Shingo Model™.
Peer Networking: Connect with experts, leaders, and managers.
Debriefs: Discover key takeaways you can use at your organization.
Watch the Shingo Study Tour Video
Begin with an overview of the Shingo Model™ and a cultural background session so you understand the companies you’ll visit. Next, get an inside look at world-class companies and meet their leaders. Debrief after each visit and define key takeaways you can apply at your organization. You will have the opportunity to visit Meda Rottapharm (Shingo Silver Medallion recipient), Forest Tosara (2018 Shingo Bronze Medallion recipient), Abbott Vascular Clonmel (Shingo Prize recipient), Boston Scientific Clonmel, Analog Devices, Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, MSD, the Guinness Storehouse, and more!
See the tools and systems of operational excellence in action at companies that demonstrate excellence in fundamentals such as 5S, visual management, problem solving, standard work, quality at the source, safety, continuous flow, intelligent automation and more.
Meet Shingo award recipients and engage with them throughout the week.
Be sure to let us know by St. Patrick’s Day – March 17 – if you’ll be joining us in Ireland this year!
Register for 2018 Shingo Study Tour to Ireland
Source: Shingo Institute