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Event: Stan Chiu Presents at Lean in Design Forum

HGA Principal Stan Chiu will participate in three programs highlighting the role of Lean planning and design in the construction industry at the 2019 Lean in Design Forum, May 30.

Highlighted programs include:

Change or They’ll Do It for Us: Time is Now for True Innovation

Date: May 30, 2019

Time: 9:30 A.M. – 10:30 A.M.

Location: Chicago

Chiu joins Robert Lewis Bostwick, President of Bostwick Design Partners; Bevan Mace, Vice President, National Operations & Lean at Balfour Beatty; Andrea Sponsel, Director of Lean Strategy and Change Management at BSA LifeStructures; and Michael Murray, Director of Integration at The Beck Group, in this interactive panel surveying challenges and opportunities in Lean adoption.

Set-Based Design: Trade-off Curves and/or CBA?

Date: May 30, 2019

Time: 1:00 P.M. – 2:30 P.M.

Location: Chicago

Chiu joins Glenn Ballard, Research Director, Project Production Systems Laboratory at the University of California Berkeley; and Paz Arroyo, Quality Leader at DPR Construction, in this roundtable exploring approaches to Set-Based Design, the process of generating, evaluating, and selecting among design alternatives.

What Does Collaboration Mean and Why Should You Care?

Date: May 30, 2019

Time: 3:00 P.M. – 4:30 P.M.

Location: Chicago

Chiu joins Robert Lewis Bostwick, President of Bostwick Design Partnership, in this program examining the reciprocal nature of leading and following within a collaborative Lean planning team.

About Lean In Design Forum

Sponsored by the Lean Construction Institute (LCI) in partnership with Project Production Systems Laboratory (P2SL) at the University of California Berkeley and the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the 2019 Lean in Design Forum invites design and construction leaders to share expertise on Lean methodologies to promote creative decision-making and innovative problem-solving in the building industry.

For more information, visit Lean in Design Forum.