Evening Talk «Lean Implementation Journey: from denial to maximum engagement»

July 18, 2019, 18:00 - 20:00

Venue: 8/16 B. Khmelnitsky street, (Ukrinform, Art Hub, separate entrance - corner B. Khmelnitsky and Pushkinska streets)

Today, more and more companies and enterprises in Ukraine except the Lean philosophy as a leading approach to organize production and other processes.

Indeed, Lean significantly helps streamline processes in order to ensure efficient utilization of resources and to prevent the loss. But very often, implementing Lean philosophy project leaders face resistance, and sometimes even open rejection of this new approach by employees.

Why is this happening? How to overcome resistance of employees? - these are the main issues that concern leaders of Lean-transformations:

  • How to avoid mistakes when implementing Lean changes in companies?
  • How to reach people to transform their understanding importance of Lean- approaches implementation?
  • Is it possible to pass the path of changes without denial and resistance?
  • How to involve staff in the continual process of improvement and engage leaders-opinion?
  • What management mistakes hinder implementation of Lean approaches?
  • Why Lean- specialists often do not believe?

You will get answers to these questions visiting the Evening Talk "Lean Implementation Journey: from denial to maximum engagement."


  • Roman Romantsov -MBA, IIBLC Green Belt In Lean, Black Belt in Lean, Business School Leader, Instructor in Business School KROK, Business trainer, Expert in Supply Chain, Certified Lean practitioner, IPMA Senior Project Manager, Manager of the Examination Center Lean IIBLC® at KROK Business School.
  • Alisa Milosavljević - Astarta-Kyiv Lean Manager, business transformation and building business systems specialist, Certified Project & Change Manager (ACMP QEP™), Certified Kaizen Practitioner, graduate of the Japan International Cooperation Agency program (JICA). She experienced in various fields: agriculture, services, catering, etc.

For reference: Lean is a concept management of manufacturing enterprise based on the constant aspiration to eliminate all types of losses.

Attending fee: 150 UAH.