All Events

Events are listed in reverse chronological order.

2017

Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction
Where: Greece / Crete
LCI-P2SL-AIA Lean Design Forum (organized by LCI mid-year)
Where: Chigaco, IL
Thu 11 May 2017 P2SL 2017 Annual Conference
Where: UC Berkeley, Clark Kerr Campus, Garden Room
Thu-Fri 26-27 JAN 2017 P2SL-LCI-AIA Lean Design Forum
Where: HsLordships at the Berkeley Marina

2016

Fri 30 SEP 2016 P2SL Initiative on Constuction Safety
Where: UC Berkeley campus
For more detail contact Glenn Ballard ballard@ce.berkeley.edu
12-14 SEP 2016 LIPS 2016 Lean Construction in the Public Sector Conference
Helsingør, Denmark
More detail see http://lips.leanconstruction.dk/en/introduction
18-24 JUL 2016 23rd Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction
Boston, MA
More detail see http://iglc2016.com/
June LCI-P2SL-AIA Lean Design Forum
Wed 27 APR 2016
8 AM – 4:30 PM
P2SL 2016 Annual  Conference
Where: UC Berkeley, Clark Kerr Campus, Garden Room
Thu 28 Jan and Fri 29 Jan 2016 P2SL-LCI-AIA Lean Design Forum

2015

Launch of P2SL Research Initiative on Takt Time Planning

Launch of P2SL Research Initiative on Target Value Design in Construction

Launch of P2SL Research Initiative on Lean Safety

P2SL Annual  Conference

Where: UC Berkeley, Clark Kerr Campus, Garden Room

P2SL-LCI-AIA Lean Design Forum

Where: HsLordships Restaurant, Berkeley, CA

2014

 … will be added … see below for events in 2009 and earlier

2013

… will be added

2012

… will be added
P2SL Annual  Conference

Where: UC Berkeley, Clark Kerr Campus, Garden Room

P2SL-LCI-AIA Lean Design Forum

Where: HsLordships Restaurant, Berkeley, CA

2010

… more will be added
P2SL Annual  Conference

Where: UC Berkeley, Clark Kerr Campus, Garden Room

P2SL-LCI-AIA Lean Design Forum

Where: HsLordships Restaurant, Berkeley, CA

2009

Fri 28 August 2009
9 AM – 2 PM
Workshop on System Complexity and Matrix Modeling (DSM)
Where: UC Berkeley
RELATED EVENT
13-19 July 2009
17th Annual Meeting of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 17)

  • July 13-14, 2009 – Industry Day: An Introduction to Lean in Construction:The two-day Industry Day alternates between presenting concepts and methods (Last Planner, target costing, and supply chain management) and practical cases showing how they are put to beneficial use. These two days are presented by the Lean Construction Institute.
  • July 15-17, 2009 – 17th International Group for Lean Construction Conference: The three-day IGLC17 conference will present the latest research from leading lean construction practitioners and academics around the world.
  • July 18-19, 2009 – Lean Construction Postgraduate Summer School

Where: Taiwan
For more information and to register see http://www.iglc17.org/

 18-19 June 2009 P2SL-LCI Lean Design Forum
Where: St. Louis
RELATED EVENT
Wed 10 June 2009
6:00-9:00 PM
Lean Coordinators Meeting
For more information contact George Zettel gzettel@tcco.com and to register see <website will be posted here when available>.
Tue. 26 May 2009 Target Value Design
Where: UCSF Mission Bay, Genentech Hall Room N-114 at 600 16th Street, San Francisco (max. attendance is 60)
For more information and to register seehttps://www.regonline.com/targetvaluedesign
RELATED EVENT
Mon. 18, Tue. 19,
8:00 AM-5:00 PM
and Wed. 20 May 2009 8:00 AM-12:00 N
5th Lean Construction Institute Academic Forum (LCIAF) 
Where: Louisville, Colorado
Updates on the meeting will be posted at http://twitter.com/LeanConstruct
For more information and to register contact Prof. Tariq Abdelhamid tariq@msu.edu, Chairperson of the LCI Academic Forum.
RELATED EVENT
Wed 13 May 2009
6:00-9:00 PM
Lean Coordinators Meeting
For more information contact George Zettel gzettel@tcco.com.
RELATED EVENT
Wed. 8 April 2009
6:00-9:00 PM
Lean Coordinators Meeting
For more information contact George Zettel gzettel@tcco.com.
Thu. and Fri.
26-27 March 2009
Lean in Public Sector Construction Projects
Can Lean work on public projects? Who has what flexibility? What are the challenges in contracting and in bringing Lean to public agency construction?
Speakers will present a white paper and then report out on Lean projects underway in public school construction, experiments at the University of California in San Francisco, Lean on public sector building projects, Lean in highway contracting, and the Lean enterprise set up to manage the California Prison Receivership project. They will also report on projects overseas in the United Kingdom and Germany .Join us to hear about opportunities available to you and your company, reflect on learnings, and leave with plans to conduct your own Lean experiments.For more information and to register seehttps://www.regonline.com/leanpublicsector
RELATED EVENT
11 March 2009
6:00-9:00 PM
Lean Coordinators Meeting
Join us in the third of our 3-month series on lean organizational and leadership development with Bob DeKoch, President of Boldt Construction, leading a firm that is a very early adopter of lean for projects and for their company’s entire enterprise. Bob will add great depth to our leadership development discussing books like “Embracing Uncertainty” and will also give the group a peak under the tent on our second book, “Progress Makers” which will be published during this next year. All of this relates very closely to the leadership and culture needed to embrace Lean ideals. Watch for more details shortly.
Where: 2009 Rancho Solano Country Club, Fairfield, CA
For more information contact George Zettel gzettel@tcco.com.
6 March 2009
8 AM to 3:30 PM
Last Planner Initiative – Lookahead Planning Agenda and presentation materials are posted here.

Where: DPR Construction, Inc., 1450 Veterans Blvd., Redwood City, CA 94063
This event is sponsored by DPR with venue, food, and drinks provided.
For more information and to register see https://www.regonline.com/lookahead

25 February 2009
8 AM to 4:30 PM

VSM-11 – California Healthcare Facilities Project

Agenda and presentation materials are posted here.

Where: UC Berkeley, Clark Kerr Campus, Garden Room (near the Dining Room in Building 10)
For more information and to register see https://www.regonline.com/VSM-11

RELATED EVENT
11 February 2009
6:00-9:00 PM
Lean Coordinators Meeting
Join us for this incredible panel of leaders representing Trade Partners (trade specialty contractors ) who are on the journey to transform their entire company into a lean enterprise. Following Paulo Napolitano of Herrero Contractors talk in January,  John Scianna, Mission Bell Manufacturing; Jim Sommerville, James Sommerville, Inc.; Henry Nutt, Southland Industries; Bob Hazelton, Herrick Steel Corp.; will briefly describe the development process for their company leaders, share some example benefits on specific lean efforts, and leave a majority of the time for your questions and panel discussion.
Where: 2009 Rancho Solano Country Club, Fairfield, CA
For more information contact George Zettel gzettel@tcco.com and to register see <website will be posted here when available>.
4 February 2009
8 AM to 4:30 PM
P2SL 2009 Annual Conference

Agenda and presentation materials are posted here.

Report-out on research being conducted by members of P2SL, solicitation for industry involvement and suggestion of new topics, and an opportunity to meet representatives of member companies.
Where: UC Berkeley, Clark Kerr Campus, Garden Room (near the Dining Room in Building 10)
For more information and to register see https://www.regonline.com/P2SL2009

21 January 2009
10 AM to 3 PM
Workshop on System Complexity and Matrix Modeling (DSM)
Where: UC Berkeley, 542 Davis Hall (Civil & Envir. Engrg. Department)
For more information and to participation, email Iris tommelein@ce.berkeley.edu
RELATED EVENT
14 January 2009
6:00-9:00 PM
Lean Coordinators Meeting
Speaker: Paulo Napolitano, Herrero
Where: Hilton Garden Inn, 2200 Gateway Court, Fairfield, CA 94533
8 and 9 January 2009 P2SL-LCI Lean Design ForumWhere: UC Berkeley, Lipman Room in Barrows Hall 

Agenda and presentation materials are posted here.

For more information and to register seehttp://www.regonline.com/leandesignforum

2008

RELATED EVENT
December 2008
6:00-9:00 PM
Lean Coordinators Meeting
Where: Hilton Garden Inn, 2200 Gateway Court, Fairfield, CA 94533
For more information and to register see http://lcinorcaloct.eventbrite.com/
RELATED EVENT
November 2008
6:00-9:00 PM
Lean Coordinators Meeting
Where: Hilton Garden Inn, 2200 Gateway Court, Fairfield, CA 94533
RELATED EVENT
October 2008
6:00-9:00 PM
Lean Coordinators Meeting
Where: Hilton Garden Inn, 2200 Gateway Court, Fairfield, CA 94533
Wednesday
1 October 2008
8:00-3:30
VSM 10 – California Healthcare Facilities Project
Where: UC Berkeley, Clark Kerr Campus, Garden Room (near the Dining Room in Building 10)
For more information and to register see https://www.regonline.com/VSM-10.
RELATED EVENT
10 September 2008
6:00-9:00 PM
Lean Coordinators Meeting
Where: new location: Clubhouse at Rancho Solano – Fairfield, CA
For more information and to register see http://lciseptmeeting.eventbrite.com
3 September 2008
8:00-12N
P2SL Members Meeting
Where: Pankow Builders, Oakland.
For more information contact Glenn Ballard ballard@ce.berkeley.edu
RELATED EVENT
14-20 July 2008
16th Annual Meeting of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 16)
Where: Manchester, UK
For more information and to register see http://scri1.scri.salford.ac.uk/iglc2008/

2-3 June 2008
8:00-4:30 each day
Lean in the Public Sector
Where: UC Berkeley, Clark Kerr Campus, Garden Room (near the Dining Room in Building 10)
For more information and to register see https://www.regonline.com/Lean-Public-Sector
Presentation materials are posted here.
RELATED EVENT
7 May 2008
6:00-9:00 PM
Lean Coordinators Meeting
Where: Immediately following the 9th meeting of the California Healthcare Facilities Project (VSM 9): UC Berkeley, Clark Kerr Campus, Garden Room (near the Dining Room in Building 10).
Guest Speaker Cindy Jimmerson from Lean Healthcare West: Using A3s for Problem Solving
Wednesday
7 May 2008
1:00-5:00 PM
VSM 9 – California Healthcare Facilities Project
Where: UC Berkeley, Clark Kerr Campus, Garden Room (near the Dining Room in Building 10)
For more information and to register see https://www.regonline.com/VSM-9.
Presentation materials are posted here.
Wednesday
30 April 2008
8:00 am – 12:00 noon 
Last Planner Initiative – Reverse Phase Scheduling
Where: UCSF Mission Bay campus, N114, Genentech Hall, 600 16th Street , San Francisco , CA 94158
For more information and to register see https://www.regonline.com/Last-Planner
Presentation materials are posted here.
Friday
11 April 2008
8:00 to 12:00 noon
Set-based Design of Reinforced Concrete Structures  Workshop
Information about this research initiative and past workshops is posted here.
By invitation only – please contact Kristen Parrish to request an invitation.
Where: UC Berkeley, Richmond Field Station
RELATED EVENT
April 2008
6:00-9:00 PM
Lean Coordinators Meeting
Where: Hilton, Fairfield, CA
Wednesday
9 April 2008
8:00 to 12 noon
Built-in Quality Initiative – Process Benchmarking Workshop
Where: DPR, Training Room, 1450 Veterans Blvd., Redwood City, CA 94063
For more information and to register see https://www.regonline.com/BiQ
RELATED EVENT
5 March 2008
6:00-9:00 PM
Lean Coordinators Meeting
Where: Hilton, Fairfield, CA
RELATED EVENT
11-12 February 2008
Mid-year Meeting of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC)
By invitation only – please contact Greg Howell to request an invitation.
Where: New York City
RELATED EVENT
6 February 2008
6:00-9:00 PM
Lean Coordinators Meeting
Where: Immediately following the P2SL 2008 Annual Conference: UC Berkeley, Clark Kerr Campus, Garden Room (near the Dining Room in Building 10)
6 February 2008
8 AM to 4:30 PM
P2SL 2008 Annual Conference

Report-out on research being conducted by members of P2SL, solicitation for industry involvement and suggestion of new topics, and an opportunity to meet representatives of member companies. 

Presentation materials are posted here.

Where: UC Berkeley, Clark Kerr Campus, Garden Room (near the Dining Room in Building 10)

For more information and to register see http://www.regonline.com/P2SL2008

14 January 2008
8 AM to 12 noon
VSM 8 – California Healthcare Facilities Project
Where: UC Berkeley, Clark Kerr Campus, Garden Room (near the Dining Room in Building 10)
For more information and to register see http://www.regonline.com/VSM-8
Click here to access the

14 January 2008
1:30 PM to 4 PM
Built-in Quality Workshop on Mistake-proofing
Where: UC Berkeley, Clark Kerr Campus, Garden Room (near the Dining Room in Building 10)
For more information and to register see http://www.regonline.com/pokayoke
This workshop will be led by Dr. John Grout from Berry College, GA. To learn more about mistake-proofing see http://www.mistakeproofing.com/. Dr. Grout presents examples in “Mistake-proofing the Design of Health Care Processes” (download the free .pdf file from http://www.mistakeproofing.com/bookacquire.html). We’d be delighted if you could send us (mailto:tommelein@ce.berkeley.edu) examples in architecture-engineering-construction and we will post these athttp://www.ce.berkeley.edu/~tommelein/pokayoke/
10-11 Jan 2008 P2SL-LCI Lean Design Forum
Where: UC Berkeley, Clark Kerr Campus, Garden Room (near the Dining Room in Building 10)
For more information and to register see http://designforum.eventbrite.com/
Meeting files are posted at http://www.leanconstruction.org/files/
RELATED EVENT
10 January 2008
Lean Coordinators Meeting
Where: Hilton, Fairfield, CA

2007

RELATED EVENT
November 2007
Lean Coordinators Meeting
Where: Hilton, Fairfield, CA
RELATED EVENT
October 2007
Lean Coordinators Meeting
Where: Hilton, Fairfield, CA
RELATED EVENT
September 2007
Lean Coordinators Meeting
Where: Hilton, Fairfield, CA
 10 September 2007 VSM 7 – California Healthcare Facilities Project
Where: UC Berkeley, Clark Kerr Campus
For more information and to register see http://www.regonline.com/VSM-7
RELATED EVENT
11 July 2007
Lean Coordinators Meeting
Where: Hilton, Fairfield, CA
RELATED EVENT
14-15 June 2007
Relational Contracting ConferenceWhere: Chicago, IL 

For more information visit the calendar of events on the LCI website:http://www.eventbrite.com/event/51634440

RELATED EVENT
3 October 2007
6:00 to 9:00 PM
Lean Coordinators Meeting
Where: Hilton, Fairfield, CA
12-13 June 2007 P2SL-LCI Lean Design Forum
Where: Chicago, IL
For more information visit the calendar of events on the LCI website:http://www.eventbrite.com/event/51634440
RELATED EVENT
6 June 2007
Lean Coordinators Meeting
Where: Hilton, Fairfield, CA
For more information see http://p2sl.berkeley.edu/leancoordinators/2007-06-06/
30 May 2007
8:00 to 12:00
P2SL Members Meeting
Where: Hosted by Lonnie Andrews, Pankow, Oakland, CA
RELATED EVENT
22 May 2007
Supplier Forum
Where: University of Cincinnati, OH
For more information visit the calendar of events on the LCI website:http://www.eventbrite.com/event/51807959
TDB May 2007 Target Costing
14 May 20078:00 to 2:00 California Healthcare Facilities Remapping Initiative
We will review pilot projects and update our future state map for designing and permitting hospitals.
Where: 450 Chadbourne, Suite G Fairfield, CA (near Boldt’s office)
Click here for more information.
RELATED EVENT
26-27 April 2007
Introduction to Lean ConstructionWhere: Atlanta, GA 

For more information visit the calendar of events on the LCI website:http://leanconstructionintro.eventbrite.com

Tuesday 24 and Wednesday 25 April 2007
8:00 – 5:00
P2SL-TEKES Conference on Lean and Automation in the Infrastructure Sector

Where: UC Berkeley – note different locations on different days: DAY 1 – Hearst Mining Building on the central UC Berkeley campus; DAY 2 – Clark Kerr Campus at UC Berkeley, Garden Room (near the Dining Room in Building 10 – Map andDirections)

For more information and to register: https://www.regonline.com/P2SL-TEKES-Infrastructure

4/16/07
8:00 – 12:00
Set-based Design of Reinforced Concrete Structures
Where: Degenkolb Engineers, Oakland
For more information please contact Kristen Parrish at kristyparrish@gmail.com
02/20/07

8:00 – 4:00

P2SL-TEKES Healthcare Facilities Conference

Click here to access the

  • Agenda
  • Presentations

Where: Clark Kerr Campus at UC Berkeley, Garden Room (near the Dining Room in Building 10)

02/07/2007

8:00 – 4:00

P2SL 2007 Annual Conference

Report-out on research being conducted by members of P2SL, solicitation for industry involvement and suggestion of new topics, and an opportunity to meet representatives of member companies. 

Click here to access the

  • Agenda
  • Presentations
  • Minutes

Where: Clark Kerr Campus at UC Berkeley, Garden Room (near the Dining Room in Building 10)

2006

11/30/06 & 12/01/06  P2SL-LCI Lean Design Forum
Where: UC Berkeley Extension, 2nd Floor, 1995 University Avenue, Berkeley.
RELATED EVENT

11/07/2006 to 11/10/2006
8:00 – 5:00
LCI Annual Meeting
Where: Cathedral Hill Hotel in San Francisco, CA
For more information visit the calendar of events on the LCI website:http://www.leanconstruction.org/
10/05/2006, 10/11/2006, 10/18/2006, 11/01/2006,  11/16/2006
8:00 – 4:00
An Invitation to Participate in the Continuous Improvement of Design and Permitting Processes for California Healthcare Projects
Five one-day workshops for all involved in the delivery of health care facilities to address challenges and opportunities in current design and permitting processes. OSHPD will be represented as well.
Where: 450 Chadbourne, Suite G Fairfield, CA (near Boldt’s office).
Click here for more information.Pictures, notes, and value stream maps developed during the meetings are posted here (in progress!).

2005