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United Consultants FDP participated in the VII International Lean Conference in Tatarstan

On March 22, 2013 Vice-president of United Consultants FDP, President of Association Six Sigma Sergey Y. Glukhov participated in the VII International Lean Conference that took place at the IT-Park in Naberezhnye Chelny. The Conference was organized by Ministry of Industry and Trade of Tatarstan Republic, KAMAZ OJSC, Chamber of Commerce of Zakamye region.
Participants of the Conference included Deputy Prime-Minister of Tatarstan Ravil Zaripov, Deputy CEO of State Corporation “RosTech” Alexey Aleshin, and representatives of the largest Russian enterprises from 32 regions, Lean professionals from Great Britain, Japan, Italy and Turkey.
Program of the Lean Conference featured the general session and seven workshops for organizations of various industries. Speakers included heads of public authorities, representatives of large Russian and Tatarstan enterprises, Association Six Sigma, Lean Institute of Turkey and others.
According to the data, provided during the Conference, in Tatarstan the effect of using Lean technologies last year reached 6 billion rubles. KAMAZ OJSC, the Lean standard bearer in the region, has invested 150 million rubles in implementation of Lean and achieved over 23 billion rubles of economic benefits since 2006.
Sergey Y. Glukhov made a presentation about “International experience of Lean Six Sigma deployment in military industries complex of USA and NATO members” as part of the round table “Experience exchange regarding implementation of Lean principles and tools in “RosTech” – problems, common mistakes, deployment of the policy”.
Participation in the Lean Conference allowed us to show its participants the opportunities and efficiency of Six Sigma tools in addition to Lean technologies, strengthen our ties with “RosTech” and establish new relationships with business circles of Tatarstan Republic.