The Leading Conference on Lean, Six Sigma, and Continuous Improvement
March 11-12 2015
JW Marriott, Houston, Texas USA
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Practical Applications and New Trends in Lean & Six Sigma

Join the Community of Practitioners, Experts, Gurus, Leaders, and Executives from Manufacturing, Service, Healthcare, Transactional, Government and others. 

Call for Proposals

The Lean & Six Sigma World Conference gathers only the best and brightest speakers from Lean & Six Sigma for two days of top-notch keynotes, presentations, workshops, networking, and idea-sharing. We are currently accepting proposals from leading practitioners from a diverse range of industries to share innovative ideas, best practices and case studies on Lean, Six Sigma and related methodologies. We are especially interested in practical information, proven strategies, best practices and lessons learned. The Conference aims to encompass all areas related to Lean & Six Sigma for all industry sectors

Complimentary Attendance for the Principal Speaker

Selection of your proposal for the 2015 Lean & Six Sigma World Conference entitles principal Speakers to one complimentary conference registration. Each proposal can have only one co-speaker. The Conference registration fee for the the co-speaker for either the ISO 9000 World Conference or the Lean & Six Sigma World Conference is $495.

This registration fee includes access to all technical sessions, general sessions, and two lunch tickets. 


  • Aerospace
  • Agriculture
  • Automotive
  • Chemicals
  • Construction
  • Defense
  • Electronics
  • Energy
  • Equipment
  • Financial
  • Food and Beverage
  • Government
  • Healthcare
  • Information Technology
  • Medical Devices
  • Metals and Mining
  • Optical
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Printing
  • Public Safety
  • Public Administration
  • R&D/Design
  • Recycling
  • Rubber and Plastic Products
  • Service
  • Telecommunications
  • Textiles
  • Transportation

Dates to Remember

Presentation Materials and/or PowerPoints due:
January 9, 2015 

Technical Sessions: 
March 11-12, 2015

Who Should Attend

The Lean & Six Sigma World Conference has something for everyone. The Organizing committee aims to have the most comprehensive technical program and training in the field of Lean & Six Sigma.

  • Auditors
  • Consultants
  • Continuous Improvement Managers
  • Directors
  • Engineers
  • Inspectors
  • Lean & Six Sigma Black Belts
  • Lean & Six Sigma Champions
  • Lean & Six Sigma Green Belts
  • Lean & Six Sigma Master Black Belts
  • Lean & Six Sigma Sponsors
  • Lean Professionals
  • Managers
  • Process Improvement Team Members
  • Senior/Executive Officers
  • Supervisors
  • Technicians

Conference Topics

These are some of the topics that will be covered in the technical program:

  • Strategic design for organizational excellence
  • Organizational assessments for high priority results
  • Lean and Six Sigma tools for sustainability
  • Methods of measurement and control using Lean and Six Sigma
  • Integrating Lean and Six Sigma into daily process activity
  • Examples of qualitative and quantitative tools for problem determination and resolution
  • Sharing Lean and Six Sigma approaches across the global value chain
  • Analytical approaches for gathering effective data for planning and improvement

Focus Area

  • A3 Management for Organizational Learning and Problem Solving
  • Application of Specific Lean & Six Sigma Tools
  • Applied Statistics for Process Improvement
  • Careers in Lean & Six Sigma
  • Case studies for Lean & Six Sigma
  • CRM's Influence/Impact on Organization's Knowledge Management
  • Customer Feedback to Drive Product/Service Innovation
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Deployment of Lean & Six Sigma in Small and Medium Size Companies
  • Design for Six Sigma (DFSS), Lean Design, and/or Innovation
  • Educating Customers to Make Better Choices
  • Execute Business Strategy Using Lean & Six Sigma Processes
  • Future Trends and New Applications in Lean & Six Sigma
  • Hoshin Planning
  • Integration of Lean & Six Sigma with Quality Management Concepts
  • Intranet and Internet Applications of Lean & Six Sigma
  • ISO 9000 Integration of Lean & Six Sigma
  • Leadership's Evolution to Mentor & Coach
  • Leading in the Age of Transparency
  • Lean & Six Sigma Applications and Their Effect on the Bottom Line
  • Lean & Six Sigma to Manage Risk & Enhance Internal Management Controls
  • Lean Accounting and the Language of Money
  • Lean & Six Sigma in Support and Administrative Functions
  • Leveraging ISO & LSS to Sustain a Culture of CPI
  • LSS and Its Application to Sarbanes-Oxley
  • LSS and Market Sustainment
  • LSS for Product/Service Reliability
  • Must-have or Unique Products and Services for Lean & Six Sigma Applications
  • Project Selection & Strategies
  • Quality Leadership Inventory & Selecting Your Green & Black Belts
  • Six Sigma and its Link to TQM, Kaizen or Continuous Improvement
  • Strategic Alignment & Deployment (SA&D)
  • Strategic Change Management
  • Supply Value Chain Management
  • Theory of Constraints and its Relationship to LSS
  • Voice of the Customer

Call for Proposals
You may still submit a proposal as a backup speaker 
Two Conferences, 
One Location!
ISO 9000 World Conference
March 9-10, 2015 

“Get involved with the evolution of the Lean
& Six Sigma field”

Bacardi-Martini Canada, Inc.
BASF Corporation
Bayer Corporation
Boeing Aerospace Operations
Bose Corporation
Bristol-Myers Squibb
Campbell Soup Company
Caterpillar, Inc.
Chrysler Corporation
Cisco Systems, Inc.
Daimler Chrysler
Dow Chemical
Dunlop Tire Corporation
Eastman Kodak
Fujitsu Computer Produc
GE Aircraft Engines
Goodyear Tire

Hewlett Packard
Lockheed Martin
Maytag Appliances
Mobil Chemical
Nestle Research Center
Northrop Grumman
Pratt & Whitney
Proctor & Gamble
Rolls Royce Allison
SC Johnson & Son, Inc.
Schindler Elevator Corporation
Schneider Electric

Sherwin Williams
The Coca-Cola Company
Underwriter Laboratories

*Partial list of organizations that have participated or participating at the Lean & Six Sigma World Conference, Attendee participation does not indicate or imply endorsement or sponsorship.

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