8am – 9am

Lean Business Ireland Breakfast Briefing
Small Business, Big Impact: Driving Growth with Lean Principles

Conference Opening & Keynote 9:15am - 10:30am

Pauline O'Flanagan


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Rob Brosnan

Chairperson of SWLF

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Sinead O'Flynn


Bob savage
Bob Savage

VP (Regional) & CIO (EMEA)
Dell Technologies

10.30am - 11:00am

11:00am - 1:00pm

Refreshments & Networking Opportunity

Parallel Morning Sessions

Track 1

People, Leadership, Culture


Claire Minogue
Enterprise Ireland

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  • Julie banks

    Julie Banks

    Fexco's Lean Journey

  • Tristan

    Tristan Moodley

    Carbery Group

  • elton

    Elton Chambers

    GE Healthcare
    Coaching for Change – With a Modern Twist, A deep dive into organizational change on People, Leadership and Culture

  • Aidan H

    Aidan Harty

    Mid Cork Pallets & Packaging Ltd
    Digital Transformation is about People and not Technology: MCPs Lean Industry 4.0 Journey

Track 2

Methods & Systems


Conor Dawson
SA Partners

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    Joe O'Callaghan

    University College Cork
    Teaching Lean as part of third level education for industry impact

  • Michael Twohig

    Michael Twohig

    Musgrave Group
    Musgraves Lean Journey

  • Kieran Stack

    Kieran Stack

    Britvic Ireland
    Openly discussing the challenges, benefits and opportunities of adopting Lean thinking & practice within our facilities.

  • kenneth walz

    Kenneth Walz & Matt Walz

    Niedax CMS
    Niedax CMS Lean Journey

Track 3

Lean Case Projects


Dr. Ciara Lavelle

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  • Eamonn siggins

    Eamonn Siggins

    Certified Public Accountants in Ireland
    Optimising CPA Ireland's Quality Assurance through the adoption of Lean methodologies

  • sinead o'flynn

    Sinead O’Flynn

    Unlock Personalised Employee Wellbeing

  • Phil Cone

    Phil Cone

    Academy Crests
    Academy Crest’s Lean Journey

  • paul murphy

    Paul Murphy

    Driving Climate Action using Lean Methodologies

Track 4

Lean and Digitalisation


Helen Clarke
Clarke Analytics

  • brian morgan

    Brian Morgan

    Pinergy SolarElectric’s Lean Journey

  • Eric Dunlea

    Eric Dunlea

    Ornua Kerrygold Park
    Utilising digitisation to improve efficiencies in Kerrygold Park

  • Niall Larkin

    Niall Larkin

    RDI Hub
    South West Smart Manufacturing Cluster

  • Sandeep

    Sandeep Joshi & Ashlynn Sweeney

    Limerick Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa
    Application of Lean methodology in hotel sector by leveraging of data analytics

1.00pm - 2:00pm

2:00pm - 4:00pm

Refreshments & Networking Opportunity

Parallel Afternoon Sessions

Track 1

People, Leadership, Culture


Maria McAulliffe

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  • Aidan Magner

    Aidan Magner


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    Noel Hennessey

    Practical Lean Solutions
    Using Lean as a means towards Engaging Disengaged Employees

  • PaulB

    Paul Blahyj

    Toyota Manufacturing UK
    Using the Toyota way to drive Sustainability

  • Deirdre McCarthy

    Deirdre McCarthy

    Understanding organisational culture to drive business excellence

Track 2

Methods & Systems


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    James Loutit

    Impactful Project Management
    Team engagement, achieve buy-in & develop an action plan in one meeting (The SAVE Technique)

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    Michael O’Mahony

    Lean Waste Number 8

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    Sean Gayer

    Boston Scientific Cork
    The Boston Scientific Cork Story

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    Richie Casey

    Arcadis/DPS Group
    Lean for Mega Projects

Track 3

Lean Case Projects/Education/Micro


Marianna Rolikova

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  • aidan o'riordan

    Aidan O’Riordan

    Port of Cork Company
    Industry 4.0 in the Port of Cork

  • DOMahony

    Dan O'Mahony

    University of Galway
    Lean methodologies in Enterprise Sales Processes

  • MaryKennedy

    Mary Kennedy

    Operational excellence through Lean

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    Rob Brosnan & Jennifer O’Sullivan

    South West Lean Forum
    Introducing the Basics of Green Sustainability in Lean

Track 4

Lean Industry 4.0


Pat Cullinane
Leading Edge Group

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    Kieran O’Driscoll

    Digitally transforming in a connected world

  • James

    James O'Neill

    Astellas Pharma
    The Performance Excellence Astellas Kerry Journey

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    Stephen Hartnett

    ProFix Maintenance
    Our Lean Journey through Purpose, Process, People & Performance

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    Sinead O'Riordan

    Skillnet Innovation Exchange
    Technology, Talent and the Future!


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