Industrial Lean/Integrated Project Delivery
In an industry segment full of acronyms, buzzwords and cyclical catch phrases, how can a user determine the right path? A panel will define and illustrate the lean and IPD best practices that have proven successful, while tying in the expectations of capital efficiency, safety, quality, speed, operational excellence and implementation of the process with a crew-centered focus. This discussion will include best practices such as front-end planning, the project definition rating index and advanced work packaging.
Moderator: Pete Dumont, PrairieDog Venture Partners
Panelists: Al Schwartzkopf, Merck (more to announce soon...)
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Health Care Breakout
Pre-fabrication Strategies in Health Care Construction
Impacts on Design, Construction, and Occupancy
The relationship between manufacturing and construction is growing more robust and each has a great deal to learn from the other. This panel will discuss the latest advancements, what’s working and what’s not.
Moderator: Joe M. Powell, Healthcare Infrastructure Research
Panelists: To be announced