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Teaching Lean and Kanban: What’s Working Well



Russell Healy presents the basic concepts of Lean and Kanban through analogies, models and simulations: Waste and the Value Stream, inventory or Work In Process, Cycle Time, and the relationship between them.


Russell Healy leads a team of software developers at the Ministry of Social Development, New Zealand’s largest government department. Outside of work, Russell is actively engaged in the Lean and Agile community in New Zealand. He provides training workshops and consulting services through his company,

About the conference

Lean Software and Systems Conference 2010 — the place to learn about Lean, Pull Systems and Kanban. Understand how established industrial engineering theory can apply to software development process. The conference will assist organizations that depend on software – from start-ups to those that build complex, software intensive products, systems & services – with the application of Lean Thinking throughout the enterprise.

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Jul 05, 2010

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    Excellent presentation about kanban I am novice in agile methodology so, this presentation really helps me to understand. I have downloaded this talk can you please share slides of it.

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