past FocusIn Events

Nottingham

June 11th - 13th, 2024

England, UK

  • Lean leadership and TPS workshop sessions
  • Seminar on managing business risk, growth opportunities, and profitability
  • Site visits at Toyota UK and Jaguar Land Rover Solihull
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May 5th - 10th, 2024

Japan

 

 

April 9th - 11th, 2024

Kentucky

  • High Performance Culture Workshops with Mike Hoseus
  • Best-Practice Site Visits (Advanced Manufacturing Training Center, Toyota, Aichi Forge, and Hitachi Astemo)
  • Group networking events (tour, tasting, and dinner at Castle & Key Distillery)

 

 

June 13th - 15th, 2023 &
October 10th - 12th, 2023 

Kentucky

  • High Performance Culture Workshops with Mike Hoseus
  • Best-Practice Site Visits (Advanced Manufacturing Training Center, Toyota, Hitachi Astemo, Hyster-Yale, and others)
  • Group networking events (tour, tasting, and dinner at Buffalo Trace Distillery)

 

 

June 28th - 30th, 2022

Kentucky

  • High Performance Culture Workshop with Mike Hoseus
  • Best-Practice Site Visits (Advanced Manufacturing Training Center, Safran, Linak, and Hitachi Astemo)
  • Group networking event (tour, tasting, and dinner at Buffalo Trace Distillery)
  • View the full event summary on LinkedIn

 

June 13th - 16th, 2022

Munich

  • Leadership Behavior Workshops with Frank Hayden
  • Guided tours at Mercedes-Benz, BMW, and Audi
  • Interactive workshops on business resilience and managing risk
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Oct. 12th - 14th, 2021

Kentucky

  • Lean Culture Workshop with Mike Hoseus (Live & Virtual via Zoom)
  • Leadership Philosophy, Problem-Solving Case Studies, Practical Application
  • Site visits with Hitachi Astemo, Silfex, and Hamilton Caster

 

June 22nd - 24th, 2021

Kentucky

  • Lean Director & Manager Workshop with Mike Hoseus (Live & Virtual via Zoom)
  • Strategy Deployment, Case Studies, Hands-On Simulation
  • Site visits at Hitachi Automotive & Dakkota Integrated Systems

 

March 16th - 18th, 2021

Kentucky

  • Toyota Culture Workshop with Mike Hoseus (Live & Virtual)
  • Leadership Problem-Solving Simulations & Group Exercises
  • Site visits at Hitachi Automotive and Metcut Research

 

March 3rd, 2021

Virtual ActionClass Workshop

  • Keynote presentations by Michael Bungay Stanier and Mike Hoseus
  • Exclusive introduction to the Adaptive framework
  • Live Q&A and breakout sessions with authors

 

October 20th - 23rd, 2020

Kentucky

  • Toyota Culture Workshop with Mike Hoseus (Live & Virtual)
  • Leadership Problem-Solving Simulations & Group Exercises
  • Site visits at Nifco and Hitachi Automotive

 

March 10th - 12th 2020

Texas

  • Lean Director & Manager Workshop
  • Tour of Toyota Motor Manufacturing Texas
  • Leadership Problem-Solving Simulations & Group Exercises

 

November 5th - 7th 2019

Kentucky

  • Lean Executive Workshop
  • Tour of Toyota Motor Manufacturing Kentucky
  • Site visits at Hyster-Yale & Bosch
  • Tour & Dinner at Woodford Reserve Distillery

 

April 22nd - 24th 2019

Texas

  • Toyota Culture Workshop with Mike Hoseus
  • Tour of Toyota Motor Manufacturing Texas
  • Southwest Research Institute - Advanced Automation Masterclass

Previous Participant Companies

  • Ameriqual Group
  • Ball Metalpack
  • Bosch
  • CH Guenther & Son
  • CID Resources
  • Clariant
  • Custom Foods
  • Finlays
  • Hitachi
  • Humble House Foods
  • Hyster-Yale
  • Lejeune Steel Company
  • O.C. Tanner
  • Premier Research Labs
  • Prevost
  • Southwest Research Institute