Continuous Innovation and Process Development Training

Management & Leadership

Course Info

Length: 1 Week

City: Amsterdam

Type: In Classroom

Available Dates

  • Feb-21-2022

    Amsterdam

  • Mar-21-2022

    Amsterdam

  • Apr-18-2022

    Amsterdam

  • May-30-2022

    Amsterdam

  • June-13-2022

    Amsterdam

  • July-25-2022

    Amsterdam

  • Aug-22-2022

    Amsterdam

  • Sep-05-2022

    Amsterdam

  • Oct-03-2022

    Amsterdam

  • Oct-24-2022

    Amsterdam

  • Nov-14-2022

    Amsterdam

  • Nov-28-2022

    Amsterdam

  • Dec-05-2022

    Amsterdam

  • Dec-19-2022

    Amsterdam

  • Dec-20-2022

    Amsterdam

  • Jan-17-2023

    Amsterdam

Dates in Other Venues

  • Jan-31-2022

    London

  • Feb-07-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Feb-07-2022

    London

  • Feb-07-2022

    Dubai

  • Feb-14-2022

    Istanbul

  • Feb-21-2022

    Paris

  • Feb-21-2022

    Geneva

  • Feb-21-2022

    Berlin

  • Feb-21-2022

    Barcelona

  • Feb-28-2022

    Madrid

  • Feb-28-2022

    London

  • Feb-28-2022

    Dubai

  • Mar-07-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Mar-07-2022

    London

  • Mar-07-2022

    Dubai

  • Mar-14-2022

    Istanbul

  • Mar-21-2022

    Paris

  • Mar-21-2022

    Geneva

  • Mar-21-2022

    Berlin

  • Mar-21-2022

    Barcelona

  • Mar-28-2022

    Madrid

  • Mar-28-2022

    London

  • Mar-28-2022

    Dubai

  • Apr-04-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Apr-04-2022

    London

  • Apr-04-2022

    Dubai

  • Apr-11-2022

    Istanbul

  • Apr-18-2022

    Paris

  • Apr-18-2022

    Geneva

  • Apr-18-2022

    Berlin

  • Apr-18-2022

    Barcelona

  • Apr-25-2022

    Madrid

  • Apr-25-2022

    London

  • Apr-25-2022

    Dubai

  • May-02-2022

    Paris

  • May-02-2022

    Madrid

  • May-02-2022

    Geneva

  • May-02-2022

    Barcelona

  • May-09-2022

    London

  • May-09-2022

    Dubai

  • May-30-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • May-30-2022

    Istanbul

  • May-30-2022

    London

  • May-30-2022

    Dubai

  • May-30-2022

    Berlin

  • June-06-2022

    Istanbul

  • June-06-2022

    London

  • June-06-2022

    Dubai

  • June-13-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • June-13-2022

    Paris

  • June-13-2022

    Berlin

  • June-13-2022

    Barcelona

  • June-20-2022

    Paris

  • June-20-2022

    Barcelona

  • June-27-2022

    Madrid

  • June-27-2022

    London

  • June-27-2022

    Dubai

  • June-27-2022

    Geneva

  • July-04-2022

    Paris

  • July-04-2022

    Dubai

  • July-04-2022

    Berlin

  • July-04-2022

    Barcelona

  • July-11-2022

    London

  • July-11-2022

    Istanbul

  • July-11-2022

    Madrid

  • July-18-2022

    Geneva

  • July-25-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • July-25-2022

    London

  • July-25-2022

    Dubai

  • Aug-08-2022

    London

  • Aug-08-2022

    Dubai

  • Aug-08-2022

    Geneva

  • Aug-22-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Aug-22-2022

    Madrid

  • Aug-22-2022

    Berlin

  • Aug-29-2022

    Istanbul

  • Aug-29-2022

    Paris

  • Aug-29-2022

    London

  • Aug-29-2022

    Dubai

  • Aug-29-2022

    Barcelona

  • Sep-05-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Sep-05-2022

    Madrid

  • Sep-05-2022

    London

  • Sep-05-2022

    Dubai

  • Sep-12-2022

    Istanbul

  • Sep-12-2022

    Paris

  • Sep-12-2022

    Geneva

  • Sep-12-2022

    Barcelona

  • Sep-26-2022

    Paris

  • Sep-26-2022

    London

  • Sep-26-2022

    Dubai

  • Sep-26-2022

    Berlin

  • Sep-26-2022

    Barcelona

  • Oct-03-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Oct-03-2022

    Dubai

  • Oct-03-2022

    Berlin

  • Oct-10-2022

    Istanbul

  • Oct-10-2022

    London

  • Oct-10-2022

    Geneva

  • Oct-17-2022

    Madrid

  • Oct-17-2022

    Paris

  • Oct-17-2022

    Berlin

  • Oct-17-2022

    Barcelona

  • Oct-24-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Oct-24-2022

    Paris

  • Oct-24-2022

    Dubai

  • Oct-24-2022

    Geneva

  • Oct-24-2022

    Barcelona

  • Oct-31-2022

    Istanbul

  • Oct-31-2022

    Madrid

  • Oct-31-2022

    London

  • Oct-31-2022

    Paris

  • Oct-31-2022

    Barcelona

  • Nov-07-2022

    London

  • Nov-07-2022

    Paris

  • Nov-07-2022

    Dubai

  • Nov-07-2022

    Geneva

  • Nov-07-2022

    Barcelona

  • Nov-14-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Nov-14-2022

    Istanbul

  • Nov-14-2022

    Paris

  • Nov-14-2022

    Madrid

  • Nov-14-2022

    Berlin

  • Nov-14-2022

    Barcelona

  • Nov-21-2022

    London

  • Nov-21-2022

    Geneva

  • Nov-28-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Nov-28-2022

    Istanbul

  • Nov-28-2022

    Paris

  • Nov-28-2022

    Madrid

  • Nov-28-2022

    Dubai

  • Nov-28-2022

    Berlin

  • Nov-28-2022

    Barcelona

  • Dec-05-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Dec-05-2022

    Istanbul

  • Dec-05-2022

    Paris

  • Dec-05-2022

    Madrid

  • Dec-05-2022

    Dubai

  • Dec-05-2022

    Geneva

  • Dec-05-2022

    Berlin

  • Dec-05-2022

    Barcelona

  • Dec-12-2022

    London

  • Dec-12-2022

    Paris

  • Dec-12-2022

    Barcelona

  • Dec-19-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Dec-19-2022

    Istanbul

  • Dec-19-2022

    Paris

  • Dec-19-2022

    Madrid

  • Dec-19-2022

    Berlin

  • Dec-19-2022

    Barcelona

  • Dec-20-2022

    Paris

  • Dec-20-2022

    Istanbul

  • Dec-20-2022

    Geneva

  • Dec-20-2022

    Berlin

  • Dec-20-2022

    Barcelona

  • Dec-26-2022

    London

  • Dec-26-2022

    Paris

  • Dec-26-2022

    Dubai

  • Dec-26-2022

    Geneva

  • Dec-26-2022

    Barcelona

  • Dec-27-2022

    Madrid

  • Dec-27-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Dec-27-2022

    London

  • Dec-27-2022

    Dubai

  • Dec-27-2022

    Geneva

  • Jan-03-2023

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Jan-10-2023

    Istanbul

  • Jan-10-2023

    London

  • Jan-10-2023

    Dubai

  • Jan-17-2023

    Paris

  • Jan-17-2023

    Geneva

  • Jan-17-2023

    Berlin

  • Jan-17-2023

    Barcelona

  • Jan-24-2023

    Madrid

  • Jan-24-2023

    Dubai

Course Details

Course Outline

5 days course

 

Introduction to Continuous Innovation and Process Improvement

 

  • How change and learning occur
  • The competitive and strategic advantages of continuous improvement and innovation
  • Problem-solving vs. performance-improvement vs. innovation
  • Innovation and creativity
  • Sources of change in the external and internal environments
  • Deming continuous improvement cycle: Plan, Do, Check, Act

 

 Problem analysis and targeted improvement and innovation ( The Plan stage )
 
  • Approaches to problem identification and analysis: problem space definition, root-cause analysis, problem tree analysis
  • Incremental vs. radical change
  • Value chain analysis and process mapping
  • Opportunity search and idea generation for innovation
  • Brainstorming and idea mapping
  • Lateral thinking and creativity

 

 

Developing and implementing changes and improvements ( The Do stage )

 

  • Goal setting and prioritization
  • Deliberate vs. experimental approaches
  • Formalizing trial and error methods for continuous improvement and innovation
  • Planning for implementation
  • Organizing for implementation
  • Test phases and pilot projects
 
Evaluating initiatives and deciding on project continuation ( The Check stage )

 

  • Progress review structures and processes
  • Description and reporting of results
  • After-action review and lessons learned processes
  • Performance metrics and measurement
  • Evaluating and comparing results
  • Maintaining focus on objectives and outcomes

 

Reacting, adjusting, and standardization ( The Act stage )

 

  • Go/no go and resource decisions
  • Dealing with the unexpected and obstacles
  • Dealing with extreme failure or success
  • Standardization and full-scale rollout of improvements and innovations
  • Setting the example and leading the charge
  • Motivation and morale in a world of constant and never-ending change

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