The requirement for getting products to market faster is rising, putting intense pressure on product development teams. This session will examine the following with the aim of reducing product development cycle times:
• Using Lean methods to uncover what is slowing the organization down
• Implementing lean product development solutions in a complex R&D environment
• Leveraging Six Sigma DMAIC to hold the organization accountable to lean improvements and create early proof that the lean approaches are delivering results
• Exploiting the Design for Six Sigma toolkit to institutional Lean Product Development principles such as set based design.