END-TO-END
TRANSFORMATION
TO WORLD CLASS

Two days of inspirational keynotes, best practice case studies, workshops, site visits and peer-to-peer networking for your journey to Operational Excellence.

19th - 20th June 2019

Hotel Football, Old Trafford

Manchester

Journey to Excellence has been created to inspire through sharing best practice, finding
innovative solutions to existing challenges, building new networks, and experiencing best in class learning.

The focus for 2019 is ‘End to End Transformation to World Class’, examining best practice and latest thinking in operational excellence across the value chain. The four themes for this years conference are:

  • Strategy & alignment
  • Behaviour & Engagement
  • Transformational Leadership
  • Continuous Improvement
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INSPIRATIONAL
KEYNOTES

Journey to Excellence brings together leadership keynotes from global organisations to share experiences, lessons learned and best practice in Operational Excellence.

BEST PRACTICE
CASE STUDIES

GAIN INSIGHTS from your own tailor-made agenda through our breakout best practice case study presentations and workshops.

FOCUSSED
NETWORKING

TIME TO CONNECT with likeminded professionals including the BBQ networking evening- prizes, food & drink and the opportunity to meet new people.

PRACTICAL
WORKSHOPS

Journey to Excellence allows you to learn by doing. During the afternoon of both days you will participate in experiential learning, exploring the key areas that matter to you.

FACTORY TOURS
& SITE VISITS

GO, LOOK, SEE is a vital part of the learning experience, giving you the chance to benchmark your own progress and see new ideas in practice.

LEADERSHIP

KEYNOTE

LEADING
FROM THE
FRONT

ANT MIDDLETON

Bestselling Leadership author & Chief instructor
on TV’s
 ‘SAS: Who Dares Wins’

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INSPIRATIONAL KEYNOTES INCLUDING:

Create a Culture
of Continuous Improvement

Armin Schwab

Vice President Manufacturing,
Bosch Thermotechnology

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CASE STUDY PRESENTATIONS

Learn key lessons and insights from practitioners and experts

12 case study presentations that will support you own drive to end-to-end transformation to World Class

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DAY TWO SITE VISITS

Select from a choice of six site visits

Go, Look, See: Amazon, Jaguar Land Rover, Hemibach, Cranes Payment Innovations, Graphene Engineering and Innovation Centre and Manchester United Football Club

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PRACTICAL WORKSHOPS INCLUDING:

GB Cycling ‘Marginal Gains’ and Transforming Business Improvement

Jenny Davis

Process Change Manager,
SSE

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Four Pillars of Journey to Excellence 2019:

STRATEGY

& ALIGNMENT

BEHAVIOUR

& ENGAGEMENT

TRANSFORMATIONAL

LEADERSHIP

CONTINUIOUS

IMPROVEMENT

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Best practice learning experience
at Journey to Excellence 2019

Every year at True North Excellence, we take time out to visit manufacturing plants, production facilities and factories across the world to see Operational Excellence in action. We listen, look and learn and translate this knowledge into best practice learning experiences.  

The easiest way to innovate is to take ideas that already work and apply them to your own situation.

Jenny DavisFormer Team GB Cycling Medallist, Lean Leader and speaker at JTE 2019