Best Practice Visit Waters -to Abbott Zwolle site, Netherlands (fully booked)

Start date: 11 September 2019

Duration: 10.30am to 1.00pm

Location: Netherlands

Certificate: N/A

Cost: €100 per person (to be donated to local charity) Non-Me-Member €100 per person (to be donated to local charity) plus administration €195

Course code: 2263

Programme overview


Timeslot: 10:30 – 15:00


10:30 Introduction + EHS/GMP – Movie

11:00 Introduction Abbott Zwolle + OpEx

Expectations (interactive)

12:00 Lunch

12:30 Gowning for Gemba

12:45 Gemba (2 teams)

Tier-meeting structure (Escalation-KPI)
Standardized work; Leader, Supervisor and Operator (OSW-LSW connection)
Competency building- training (1-pointlessons – Mentor etc.)
Visual management control (SIC + PMC)
Root Cause Analysis (RCA)
14:15 Gowning

14:30 Refreshments + (interactive) feedback

15:00 Close

Learning outcomes

Enable knowledge sharing

Who is the course for

Mind like companies who can learn and share from other companies


This site is used as a reference site for Abbott globally and is preparing for Shingo assessment in Q1 2020.

On this visit, you will see how the team overcame the challenges faced when moving to the use of complex equipment in this highly automated environment.

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fully booked