An ISEEM faculty member delivered presentations and training at the first annual Alabama Lean Six Sigma Conference sponsored by UAH, Alabama Aerospace Industry Association, Alabama Automotive Manufacturers Association, and Alabama Technology Network. The two-day event on Nov. 5-6 featured several industry-specific presentations, an informative pre-conference Yellow Belt Certification training session, and tour options of Brown Precision, Steelcase, and the UAH Nursing Simulation Lab.

yellow belt session 2 1024x626Associate Professor, Dr. Sampson Gholston delivered a pre-conference Lean Six Sigma Executive Leadership Training, in addition to two presentations. The first was focused on developing plans for successful implementation and sustainment of Lean Six Sigma. In a joint presentation with Nic Lloyd of UAH’s Center for Management and Economic Research, he talked about using business enterprise modeling to ensure that Lean Six Sigma projects are aligned with the organization’s mission, vision, and objectives.