Friday, 19 January 2018 - 9:00am to 11:30am

Lean Tour - with Team Visit

The Standard Plus Tour is designed for public sector entitites and includes an overview of our Lean program, tour of the Lean Center, and a team visit.

Founded in 1861, the University of Washington (UW) is one of the oldest public universities on the West Coast with three campuses, 92,000 students and a presence in more than 50 locations across 10 countries. UW ranks in the top 20 research universities in the world with over $1.4 billion in annual grants. Seven UW faculty members have won Nobel Prizes since 1989.

Available slots: 2

Past Tours

Friday, 15 September 2017 - 9:00am to 11:30am

The Standard Plus Tour includes an overview of our Lean program, tour of the Lean Center, and a team visit. 

Friday, 14 July 2017 - 9:00am to 10:00am

The Standard Tour includes an overview of our Lean program followed by a tour of the Lean Center. This tour is free of charge.

Friday, 14 April 2017 - 9:00am to 11:30am

The Standard Plus Tour includes an overview of our Lean program, tour of the Lean Center, and a team visit. Tour fee1: $300 per person.

Friday, 7 April 2017 - 9:00am to 10:00am

The Standard Tour includes an overview of our Lean program followed by a tour of the Lean Center. This tour is free of charge.

Tuesday, 14 March 2017 - 8:00am to Wednesday, 15 March 2017 - 5:00pm

Discover Excellence is the Shingo Institute's foundational, two-day workshop that introduces the Shingo Model™, the Guiding Principles and the Three Insights to Enterprise Excellence™. With real-time discussions and on-site learning at UW’s Grant & Contract Accounting and Creative Communications, this program is a highly interactive experience. It is designed to make your learning meaningful and immediately applicable as you learn how to release the latent potential in your organization and achieve enterprise excellence.

Thursday, 16 February 2017 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

In the summer of 1909, a world's fair, the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition (AYP), took place on the grounds of the University of Washington. The fair shaped the campus in ways that are visible today.  Much like the AYP, on February 16, Lean teams from across campus will gather to celebrate and share ideas that they are implementing which will shape the campus for years to come.

Friday, 10 February 2017 - 9:00am to 11:30am

The Standard Plus Tour includes an overview of our Lean program, tour of the Lean Center, and a team visit. Tour fee1: $300 per person.

Friday, 13 January 2017 - 9:00am to 11:30am

The Standard Plus Tour includes an overview of our Lean program, tour of the Lean Center, and a team visit. Tour fee1: $300 per person.