Director innovative construction, Chandos
Working on some of the first integrated project delivery projects in Alberta, Jen Hancock is best placed as the director of innovative construction with Chandos. In her nine years with Chandos, she has established herself as a key member of sustainable construction. She was instrumental in setting up a waste diversion policy that sees Chandos divert and track waste diversion on all projects. Her role includes LEED and other green building rating systems, along with an added main focus on integrated project delivery and Lean. Jen has a passion to learn, educate and improve the industry; this shows in her many speaking engagements on these topics.
11:15 — Sharing, Tracking and Benchmarking Lean Practices
Tracking the benefits of Lean, both culturally and in ROI, can be important to sustaining energy and commitment within a company. This presentation will share how one organization is evolving its sharing and benchmarking of Lean practices across its multiple locations. We’ll focus on both hard ROI metrics and softer cultural metrics.
09:00 — Facilitating the Lean Journey
Lean facilitators/coaches will offer their perspective on the rewards and challenges of creating a high-performing team. Just putting people in a room together does not result in success. You need to know how to create the right environment for a project team to succeed.