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Register for Lean Six Sigma Conference

Join us for the inaugural Lean Six Sigma Conference in Huntsville, Alabama November 5-6, 2015. Visit our conference website to register.


Receive a Lean Six Sigma Quick Reference Guide During Early Bird Registration!

Not only will you benefit from attending the upcoming State of Alabama 2015 Lean Six Sigma conference with opportunities to gather information from the symposia and networking among peers, you will receive an outstanding tool to use in your work environment. Register for the conference before the Oct 9th Early Bird Deadline and receive a complimentary* copy of Lean Six Sigma Pocket Toolbox!      The book is a quick reference guide to 100 Tools for Improving Quality and Speed.   The Lean Six Sigma Pocket Toolbook blends Lean and Six Sigma tools and concepts, providing expert advice on how to determine which tool within a “family” is best for different purposes. Packed with detailed examples and step-by-step instructions, it’s the ideal handy reference guide to help Green and Black Belts make the transition from the classroom to the field.   *Quantity is limited to the first 100 registrations.   To receive your complimentary copy -you must register for the Lean SIx Sigma Conference before Oct 9th.    REGISTER for Lean Six Sigma...

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN– Lean Six Sigma Conference Huntsville

The registration for the inaugural Lean Six Sigma Conference in Huntsville is now open. The conference will be held November 5-6, 2015 at the Adtran facilities in Cummings Research Park.  This one and a half day event will allow those  individuals who are currently practicing Lean Six Sigma methods the opportunity to network with other Lean Six Sigma professionals and learn about new applications, practices, and implementation.  For more information about the conference, or to register, please visit the conference website: LSS CONFERENCE 2015   Conference Overview:   Thursday November 5, 2015 12:00 noon Registration Begins 1:00 pm Pre-Conference Sessions 4:30 pm “Meet The Speakers” Reception   Friday November 6, 2015 7:00 am Registration Opens 7:15 am Early Bird Networking 8:00 am Opening Remarks 9:40 am Concurrent Breakout Sessions 12:00 noon Lunch (Keynote Speaker) 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm Select one activity to participate in: (3) Industry Tours – Brown Precision Inc., Steelcase Inc., UAH Nursing Simulation Lab Or join fellow attendees in a intense & detailed Supply Chain Simulation Workshop...

How Alabama lines up in America’s Knowledge Economy: A State-by-State Review

The America’s Knowledge Economy: A State-by-State review report released in April, 2015 states that as a whole, U.S. produced research is very impactful with the research cited 49 percent more than the world average.  So how does the State of Alabama’s produced research line up against its fellow states in  the America’s Knowledge Economy? Dive into the report to find information on Alabama’s and other states’ comparative knowledge economy advantages based on the research they conduct and the knowledge they produce. One area that Alabama ranks is 4th among all states for growth in field-weighted citation impact across all fields, 2004-13. In addition, the study outlines a process to help policymakers and other decision makers identify where states have research strengths and where they can improve. (For Alabama, medicine is a research strength field).   The data-driven assessment was completed by academic publishing company Elsevier in partnership with the Council of State Governments (CSG). Read complete study:  America’s Knowledge Economy: A State-by-State Review  Scan quick fact sheets on  State of Alabama’s profile below — includes amount and types of publications in Alabama , comparative research advantages, citation impact tendencies, and other individualized characteristics for the state. AL_American Knowledge Economy study (click for pdf version)...

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