Loading…
This event has ended. View the official site or create your own event → Check it out
This event has ended. Create your own
View analytic
Tuesday, July 29 • 09:00 - 10:15
How to improve Flow Efficiency, remove the red bricks (Håkan Forss) LIMITED

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule and see who's attending!

Limited Capacity seats available

Do you want to improve end-to-end feature lead-time? It is not a question of working harder. It is a question of first removing the feature wait time, the red bricks.



If you would build an end-to-end timeline for your features using red, yellow and green LEGO bricks. Where:

* Red = Non value adding waiting time

* Yellow = Non value adding activates required due to how work is organized

* Green = Value adding activities of real customer value



How would your feature end-to-end timeline look like? In most cases, you will have less than 20% green and yellow bricks and more the 80% red bricks.



In this session, you will be see how flow efficiency can be drastically improve in two concrete examples from two different domains.



First, you will see how a Swedish Breast Cancer Clinic drastically improved flow efficiency and reduced patient wait time by focusing on removing the red and yellow bricks.



In the second example, you will see how a Product Development Test Organization reduced lead-time and created time for improvements by focusing on improving flow efficiency.



We will take a close look at the three laws that define the performance of all processes:

* Little’s Law

* Law of bottlenecks

* Law of variation



By understanding how the three laws governs the performance of your processes, we can look at ways to improve your flow efficiency.



**When time is gone, it is gone. Time to start removing the red and yellow bricks**


Speakers
avatar for Håkan Forss

Håkan Forss

Lean/Agile Coach, Avega Group
Håkan Forss is a Lean/Agile Coach, public speaker and author. He coaches, mentors and teaches Lean/Agile thinking, methods and tools to organizations, teams and individuals. He develops people’s ability to continuous learn and improve how work is done. Håkan is an active member of the Kanban, Lean and Agile communities. He is an Accredited Kanban Trainer (AKT), a Kanban Coaching Professional (KCP) and he serves in the Kanban Coaching... Read More →



Tuesday July 29, 2014 09:00 - 10:15
Tallahassee

Attendees (126)