Archive for Speaking Events – Page 4

Are you ready to go on the Japan Study Mission?

We have a few spots left on Team 29 (April 15-20). For more information, press here.

O C Tanner

Paul Akers will be speaking at OC Tanner, along with Bob Hendriksen from Steelcase. For more information on OC Tanner, visit their website.

Interested in having Paul speak?

Paul Akers provides an overview of his speaking presentations: Lean is Simple; Getting Things Done; Understanding Japan; Banishing Sloppiness; Morning Meeting.

BI Group Update

Paul Akers will be checking back in the BI Group in March 2019. Finally found someplace colder than Kazakhstan!

2019 Global Lean Leadership Summit

Mark your calendar…the 2019 Global Lean Leadership Summit will take place on Sep 22-24 in Riverside, CA hosted by Fireblast Global & Phenix Technology! This is an invite-only event. To attend, please complete the application on the website.

Why this nun loves Japan!

When visiting a school in Japan, Paul asked the head nun about what she likes about Japan. There are additional tours of Japan coming up in April. For more information about the Japan Study Mission, go to this link.


Omotenashi means a spirit of hospitality and it is one of Paul’s favorite things about Japan.

2018 Global Lean Leadership Summit

On this week’s show, Paul Akers summarized the 2018 Global Lean Leadership stop in Germany. It was hosted by the very Lean organization, Yellotools. For more information on this wonderful organization, visit their website.

Japan Tiny House

While in Japan for a recent Japan Study Mission, we visited a Japan Tiny House. So cool!

Hello Australia

Paul Akers will be speaking at the Moddex Muster – Lean 19 on January 10, 2019, at the Brolga Theatre and Convention Center in Maryborough, Queensland.