Salt Lake City, UT

LCI Community of Practice

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Salt Lake City, UT

Welcome to the Salt Lake City Community of Practice (CoP)!

Our Mission

The LCI Salt Lake City CoP is a diverse group of Designers, Owners, and Contractors dedicated to Lean Practices and Principles. Our goal is to provide collaborative and educational events to facilitate the growth of the Lean community.

Save the Date!

Mark your calendar for our upcoming events in 2024! Event invitations will be sent out approximately three weeks ahead of the event. Once they are on the calendar you can view them on the Upcoming Local Events section below and register.

  • 4/19 - Introduction to Lean Construction: An Operations Perspective for Trades and Contractors

  • 5/17 - Choosing by Advantages (CBA)

  • 7/12 - Managing Target Value Delivery (TVD), a hands-on workshop. What is Everyone's Role in TVD?

  • 8/23 - Target Value Delivery (TVD) Toolbox

  • 9/20 - What is Preconstruction and What it is not?

  • 10/18 - Continuous Estimating

  • 11/15 - Six Tenants of Lean and Recap of 2024!

  • TBD - Pull Planning - How to Facilitate and Manage Pull Planning in Pre-Con and Construction

Core Members

Salt Lake City CoP
2024
  • Leader - Thomas Quam, Okland Construction
  • Vice Leader - Nick Rickards, Archer Mechanical
  • Events Leader - Stephanie McCarthy, EDA Architecture
  • Member - Sean Williams, Okland Construction
  • Member - Lori Kaczka, State of Utah, Division of Facilities Construction Management
  • Member - Colin Moore, University of Utah
  • Member - Chris Field, Jacobsen Construction
  • Member - David Medina, Okland Construction
  • Member - Robert Warcup, Utah Valley University

Upcoming Local Events

21
Fri
Jun

From One-Piece Flow to Takt Planning

Salt Lake City Community of Practice
19
Fri
Jul

The 5S

Salt Lake City Community of Practice

Upcoming National Events

20
Thu
Jun

Intro to Industrialized Construction – More than Prefab

Webinar
11
Thu
Jul

How to Build a Culture of Planning and Purpose

Webinar
25
Thu
Jul

Introduction to Choosing by Advantages Sound Decisionmaki

Webinar
22
Thu
Aug

Gemba Walks for Construction

Webinar
06
Fri
Sep

Introduction to the Last Planner System®

Webinar
07
Thu
Nov

IPD for Small Projects

Webinar
21
Thu
Nov

Reliable Promising: The Heart of Accountability

Webinar
19
Thu
Dec

Principles of Target Value Delivery (TVD)

Webinar
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