San Diego

LCI Community of Practice

lean group meeting at a community of practice lean roadshow

San Diego, CA

If you are interested in learning more about Lean project delivery, join the more than 600 professionals that have participated and learned from events hosted by the San Diego Community of Practice since 2007. The CoP offers a learning program every other month that covers a Lean-related topic, project, or subject matter including interactive simulations. 

Lean Roadshow: Coming in 2023!

At The Lean Roadshow, get highly applicable instruction targeted to your specific experience level across two days of immersive education. This program will create the environment that will spark enthusiasm and curiosity while sharing tools to start and/or support you on your Lean journey. The Lean Roadshow will promote education, networking and first-hand experience from industry experts.

Why Attend?

The Lean Roadshow has been designed to offer attendees of Day 1 foundational information and hands-on learning simulations.  Day 2 is designed for the more experienced Lean Construction practitioner and will focus on in-depth education on a more advance application of the Last Planner System® in a real-world context.  Whether you’re starting out or looking to level up in strengthening your knowledge and skills, each day has been designed to meet your needs.

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Our Impact

Get Involved

If you are new to Lean, the CoP provides a great opportunity to meet like-minded people and learn more about Lean practices on capital project planning, design, fabrication and construction. If you are a seasoned Lean practitioner, consider sharing your knowledge with the greater San Diego community. To learn more contact Thais Alves or Yvette Wu.

Core Members

San Diego CoP
2021-22
  • Leader - Yvette Wu, Mascari Warner Dinh
  • Vice Leader - John Turner, Gafcon
  • Events Leader, Leader Emeritus - Thais Alves, San Diego State University
  • Leader Emeritus - Dan Shirkey, Balfour Beatty
  • Leader Emeritus - Dave Umstot, Umstot Solutions
  • Member - Chad Closs, Degenkolb
  • Member - Paul Ericson, Stantec
  • Member - Steve Wilson, HMC Architects
  • Member - Amy Engel, University of California San Diego
  • Member - Pam Hermosillo, Sundt
  • Member - Dustin Eccles, University Mechanical & Engineering Contractors

Upcoming Local Events

Upcoming National Events

30
Fri
Sep

EXHIBITOR WEBINAR: PLOT, A Digital Workspace to Eliminate Jobsite Chaos

Virtual
06
Thu
Oct

EXHIBITOR WEBINAR: Enabling Lean Practices in Construction Through Technology

Virtual
13
Thu
Oct

EXHIBITOR WEBINAR: Encouraging Conversations in the Construction Lifecycle

Virtual
18
Tue
Oct

24th Annual LCI Congress in New Orleans, LA

National
27
Thu
Oct

WEBINAR: How to Focus on Future Ambassadors

Virtual
03
Thu
Nov

WEBINAR: IPD for Small Projects

Virtual
02
Fri
Dec

WEBINAR: LCI Course - Introduction to the Last Planner System® in Design

Virtual
15
Thu
Dec

WEBINAR: LCI Course - Principles of Target Value Delivery (TVD)

Virtual