June 1-3, 2020 | BMO Centre, Calgary, AB

Julie Thyne

Global Continuous Improvement Leader Dow Chemical

Julie Thyne has worked for Dow for the last 22 years in a variety of manufacturing and engineering positions. She is currently a Global Improvement Leader. Julie is the recipient of the 2014 STEP Ahead award from the Manufacturing Institute. Outside of work, Julie promotes STEM education for elementary and middle school students.

Pre-Conference Workshops: June 1, 2020

Monday, June 1st, 2020

3:30 PM Driving Operational Excellence to the Frontline: How to translate the business strategy into action

• Creating a sustainable Operational Excellence framework - even as conditions change
• Linking your Operational Excellence plan to business needs and changing objectives
• Identifying your performance gaps
• How to translate the business values and strategies and policies into action
• Changing the organizational culture to incorporate OE principles into the everyday
• Managing “daily improvement” and strategic scorecard / metrics and sustaining continuous improvement
• Weighing the pros and cons of centralized versus localized continuous improvement programs
• Developing the right continuous improvement framework for your business to improve reliability and operability
• Early execution learnings: Implementing structured metrics to monitor and measure process performance

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Julie.

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