What a buzz this week, to treat some 30 AME (Association for Manufacturing Excellence Australia) members and friends to a tour of Holden’s Elizabeth, South Australia, site. One of few remaining opportunities to do so before the plant (sadly) ceases production in October this year.
The 2018 AME conference is focused on helping you to realise your purpose and create a lasting change within and outside of your organisation. When Organisations succeed, it's because the know what to do - their mission, how to get it done and why they do it.
We are thrilled to announce a new partnership developed with AME North America. The new agreement will allow AME Australia Members full reciprocal membership rights in North America. This new agreement adds a tremendous amount of value to the current membership.
AME QLD held a small group workshop for leaders hosted by the Australian Red Cross Blood Service in Brisbane and presented by Professor Peter Hines, co-author of the Shingo Prize winning book ‘Staying Lean’.
The Association for Manufacturing Excellence (AME) Australia held its 2017 Leading Through Excellence and Innovation Conference in Melbourne, Victoria from the 6-9 March. The conference provided networking and education on lean and continuous improvement to more than 150 professionals over four days.
The 2017 Conference Tours provided attendees with an insight into how leading-edge continuous improvement solutions can be creatively implemented into a non-traditional lean environment.
We are excited to announce Chris Butterworth, NSW State President, Morgan Jones, 2017 AME Conference Keynote and Brenton Harder have just launched a new book.
The 2017 AME Leading Through Excellence Conference will be headlined by two 2016 Shingo Research and Professional Publication Award Winners. These awards were created to recognize and promote research and writing that advances the body of knowledge regarding lean and operational excellence. The Shingo Institute is most interested in recognizing thought leadership.
The 2017 Leading Through Excellence and Innovation Conference will again attract many of the best and brightest industry leaders in Australia to two days of excellence, innovation, inspiration and networking. Hosted by AME Australia, this year’s theme is Business Without Barriers – Embrace the Change, featuring inspirational presentations by high profile Leaders from some of Australia, New Zealand and America’s most successful companies.
AME hosted a sold out tour at the Schneider Electric Factory's in SA and QLD. Both tours were excellent with participants seeing great examples of: Visual performance measurement, Standard work, Improvement ideas capture and tracking, Supermarkets, 5S and Safety culture.