2017 Operational Excellence National Forum

2017 Operational Excellence National Forum

SIRF Roundtables is a national networking organisation with close to 300 member companies.  Our membership base represents some of Australia's largest organisations from Manufacturing, Mining, Building, Utilities, FMCG and Health, from both private and government sectors.

The forum will consist of 3 separate streams of; Continuous Improvement, Safety and Supply Chain with 24 presentations across the board.

International Keynote Speaker
Gwendolyn Galsworth
Recognized as a foremost visual workplace expert, Dr. Galsworth (SHINGO Award winner) has been implementing visuality for over 30 years in some of the world’s best and most complex companies. As a hands-on implementer, coach, and author, she has focused on codifying the visual workplace—its concepts, principles, and technologies—into a single, coherent sustainable framework of knowledge and

Whether yours is a factory, hospital, military depot, office, or government agency, this robust array of visual workplace products and services can transform your company into a visually-connected, culturally aligned enterprise that is capable of going further than lean alone can take. This frequently includes an additional increase in productivity of 15% to 30%, and making leaders out of your managers and supervisors. This is what happens when the workplace that speaks.

Gwendolyn will be running an optional 2 day 'Visual Management' workshop after the forum.

International Keynote Speaker
Travis Russell
Travis Russell, Production manager at US Synthetic (SHINGO Award winner) , has been a key player over the past 14 years in US Synthetic’s lean journey.
During his time at USS he has held many positions ranging from manufacturing leader, to consultant to integrations manager. He is considered a change management expert with expertise in leadership development, value creation, cultural transformation, strategy goal deployment, scientific method (PDCA), systems thinking, lean principles, cultural transformation, situational leadership and kaizen methods.

He has successfully coached leaders and organizations through the change management model in several companies including; Ebsray, Liquip, Tipper Tie, and Asante Foundation. He is currently leading/guiding one of our new businesses through the change management model.
  • David Cookson | Industry Support and Outreach Scientist at Aust. Synchrotron
  • Oliver Morfeld | Operations Manager at Cimpress
  • Ian Roberts | Supply Chain Director at Lion
  • Mark Albert | General Manager at MTM Automotive
  • Troy Krogh | General Manager at Scott Autonomation & Robotics
  • Brad Jeavons | Continuous Improvement Manager at Winson
  • Amy McKie |HSE Senior Manager at EY Consulting
  • Don Caminda | Continuous Improvement Manager at Casella Wines
  • John Broadbent | Director at MQ Intelligence
  • John Bofeldt | Senior Mechanical Engineer at OneSteel
  • Kelly Lovely | Director at GAICD
  • Danielle Odd | National Health & Safety Manager at Coca-Cola Amatil
  • Jenny Kransny | Consultant at Caterpillar
  • Brett Cleaves | Senior Safety & Fatigue consultant at Engineering Safety
  • Sarah-Jane Dunford | Consultant at Riskology
  • Sari Mackay | General Manager Supply Chain at GrainCorp
  • Patrick Vialle | Supply Chain Transformation Manager  at Parmalat
  • Ron Hurley | General Manager Supply Chain at Fuji Xerox
  • Chris Jensen | National Operations Manager at Geordis
  • Richard Koch | Director at ChangeLogic
  • Shane Lamont | Head of Supply Chain at Sydney Water
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National Forum - 21 & 22 March 2017
Visual Management Workshop with Gwendolyn Galsworth - 23 & 24 March 2017
Novotel Hotel
11 Olympic Park Boulevard
Sydney Olympic Park

21 kms from Sydney Airport
On-site parking is available for $25 per day
Accommodation available at the IBIS or the Novotel.  Quote SIRF667800 to receive a 10% discount off the standard rates.

To book accommodation, please complete this form and return to H2732-RE6@accor.com.
National Forum - $895 member rates.  $1,195 non member rates
Visual Management Workshop - $1,800 member rates.  $2,400 non member rates

Bulk discount of 15% for 3 or more attendees

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For further information, please contact Lana May on 0479 028 020 or lana.may@sirfrt.com.au

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