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Journey to Enterprise Excellence Conference 3 - Research

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KBG-12,

Kemmy Business School

University of Limerick

V94 T9PX Limerick

Ireland

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The University of Limerick in collaboration with Central Solutions Lean Green Skillnet and ICBE Advanced Productivity Skillnet are delighted host the Journey to Enterprise Excellence Research Conference 3. The conference will present the latest research in approaches, methodologies and applications of Enterprise Excellence.

The top 5 papers shortlisted will then be forwarded on September 16th for the Lean Business Ireland, Enterprise Excellence Awards 2018 which will take place on the 4th October 2018 in Croke Park Dublin. The awards will be supported by Enterprise Ireland, IDA Ireland and Lean Business Ireland and the nomination will be in the category of

Research Award for the Best Contribution to Lean/Operational Excellence Body of Work

This award is open to all individuals, organizations and educational institutes that have contributed to research in Enterprise Excellence

The judges will be looking for the following types of papers:

Empirical papers that report original research work with the objective of demonstrating enterprise excellence approaches in action. These can take the form of Lean, Six Sigma, Continuous Improvement initiatives, Cultural changes and Organisational alignment, etc.

Interventionist papers that report original research work with the objective of improvements of in enterprise performance

Conceptual and critical review papers that either seek to define a research issue and propose a theoretical exposition/explanation capable of empirical testing (e.g., theoretical papers), or draw upon or synthesize existing knowledge to define what is currently known about a topic or issue (e.g. literature review papers, methodological papers) .

Submissions will pay particular attention to the following:

  • Research & theoretical/practical framing

  • Research context, methodology and analysis

  • Discussion & conclusion

  • Organisational & social Impact

Agenda for the day

07.30 - 08.00 Welcome Breakfast, Registration & Networking

08.00 - 08.15 Opening Address – Dr Sean Moore, University of Limerick

08.15 - 09.00 Dr Ger Grace -Zimmer Biomet

The evolution of the use of Line balancing dynamically within a manufacturing environment

09.00 - 09.45 James Frawley– Acleity

Line balancing manual assembly lines using a Kaizen approach in a highly regulated industry

09.45 - 10.30 Noel Hennessy

Embedding an Employee Engagement Ethos in Continuous Improvements Programs

10.30 – 10.45 Coffee & Networking

10.45- 11.30 Cristiana Eccher- DCU

Developing a dynamic value stream mapping to support decision making processes in the dairy sector

11.30- 12.15 Peter Boyle – Combilift Ltd-

Painting by numbers: New technology transfer in water borne paint processes through Lean and Six Sigma thinking

12.15 -13.00 Maria Ryan - Crystal Lean Solutions & Jason Casey- Ardmac

The Application of the Last Planner® System in the Irish Construction Industry

13.00- 13.45 Deidre Nally – DFI

Quality improvement initiatives within Personal Assistance Services for people with disabilities.

13.45 Conclusion

Buffet Lunch

Conference proceedings including presented papers will be published in


The Journal of Enterprise Excellence.

Should you have any questions in relation to the conference please contact JEEC3.Research@ul.ie.










Date and Time

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KBG-12,

Kemmy Business School

University of Limerick

V94 T9PX Limerick

Ireland

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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