30 Minute Topic Specific Roundtable Sessions
This topic-specific roundtable session lasts 30 minutes and is aligned with the respective speakers, speaking session topic. It is an opportunity to have a clinic session with the speaker. The format for the roundtable is informal and interactive. Each speaker introduces their topic and the discussion is turned over to the table for 25 minutes of questions. Pick the table with the pressing issues of future trends most aligned to you.
The Round Table topics with numbers are listed below:
RT1 Achieving Operational Excellence and a Sustainable Transformation & Prepare your Organization for Business Growth in Three Steps, Kevin Duggan, Shingo Award-Winning Author, Founder, Institute for Operational Excellence
RT2 Scaling a Business Transformation across a $1.5B Healthcare Construction Portfolio, Robert Crotty, AVP Capital Productivity and Strategy, HCA
RT3 Make it Stick! Proven Best Practices to Create Lasting Improvement in Your Organization, Randy Shumway, Chairman, Cicero Group
RT5 The Forgotten Basics of Lean, Jeffery Davis, Executive Director, Operational Excellence, JP Morgan Chase & Company
RT8 Transforming Organizational Capability and Performance Using CMMI V2.0, Ronald Lear, Director of Intellectual Property Development, CMMI Institute
RT9 How Cummins Distribution is using Great Conversations to improve Supervisor Quality and drive Employee Engagement in Frontline Service Operations Roles, Sarbari Basu, Director - Global Talent Operations, Cummins Inc. Distribution Business
RT10 Developing Executive Problem Solving Behaviors, Edward Blackman, Global Leader of Continuous Improvement - GIS, Whirlpool
RT12 End to End Transformation, Driven by Business Growth and Model Shift, J. Todd Weston, PEX National Co-Lead, Centric Consulting
RT13 Life After Six Sigma, Lean, and Agile: Announcing Master's in Business Transformation (MBT), Kristof Kovacs, Program Director, TLDP & Global CI Leader, IBM
RT14 Driving Cultural and Strategic Transformation with Disruptive Co- Innovation, Alex Goryachev, SR. Director, Innovation Strategy & Programs, Cisco Systems
RT15 Recognizing the "Heart of a Company", Jim de Vries, Founder, CEO, Enhance International Group
RT16 Creating a Culture of Quality and Innovation, Kenneth Giles, Quality and Continuous Improvement Principal, FedEx Corporation
RT17 Deploying blended learning for Operational Excellence, Rob Stewart, President & CEO, OpusWorks (by the Quality Group)
RT20 Strategy execution: It’s time to care…, Carolyn Gibson, Strategy Execution Expert, i-nexus
RT22 How is the Weather in your Kingdom? Key Learnings from 26 Years at Walt Disney World® Resort, Dan Cockerell, Magic Kingdom Vice-President (Retired & Inspired), Walt Disney World
RT24 Process Based Leadership® - Business vs Culture | How to Win at Both and Process Based Leadership® - Business vs Culture | How to Win at Both, Shane Yount, President, Competitive Solutions Inc.
RT25 Achieving Performance Excellence Through a Systems Perspective… Lessons Learned on Driving Change Using Deming and Baldrige, Randy Clark, Director, Six Sigma, Upland Software Inc.
RT26 Transformation in Global Support Organizations, Jason Richards, Principal, Cicero Group
RT27 Project Management Excellence in Corporate Technology US, Nuray Gurtekin-Sen, Head of Global Process and Quality Siemens Corporate Technology Research in Digitalization and Automation, Siemens
RT28 Driving Business Transformation with Lean/ Six Sigma, James Shirey, Partner, Cicero Group
RT29 Change Management Practice. What needs to be done better to improve Business Transformation Outcomes?, Roger Watson, Principal, jTask, Inc.
RT31 Optimizing your Value in Operational Excellence, Stephen Willoughby, President & Principal Consultant, Lean-BPM
RT32 Using Process Management to understand the true impacts of Transformation, Tony Mauro, Director of Consulting Services, Erwin
RT33 Leading in a Self-Organizing World: An Operating System for Agile Leaders, Jeff Dalton, Chief Evangelist, AgileCXO.org
RT34 Buying companies in bankruptcy and distress, bringing operational excellence to SMEs, Ira J. Perlmuter, Founder/Managing Director & Chairman, Triple Five
RT35 Transformation champions: the new ways leaders are transforming into Intelligent Businesses, Southard Jones, VP Product Marketing, Celonis