KPPC's Calendar of Events

Apr
26
Thu
Sustainable Value Stream Mapping Webinar
Apr 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Presented by the Kentucky Sustainable Manufacturing Initiative (KSMI)

Understanding and baselining the sustainability aspects within your facility and manufacturing processes is a critical step toward making improvements. This webinar will discuss the basic principles of sustainable value stream mapping, and teach participants how to develop a Sus-VSM.

Topics include:

– Brief overview of sustainable manufacturing
– Sustainable value stream mapping
– Metrics for environmental and societal performance
– Visualization of metrics on a Sus-VSM
– Example Sus-VSM

Learning objectives:

– Understand sustainable manufacturing and the triple bottom line
– Understand role of the Sus-VSM in improving sustainability performance
– Learn how to construct a Sus-VSM
– Learn to identify and measure environmental and societal metrics

Presenters:

Mark Toda
Senior Engineer
Kentucky Pollution Prevention Center
University of Louisville

Dr. Fazleena Badurdeen
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Director of Graduate Studies for Manufacturing Systems Engineering
Institute for Sustainable Manufacturing
University of Kentucky

 

Register for this free KSMI webinar.

 

May
1
Tue
ESRC Webinar – Developing an Action Plan and Success Stories
May 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Utilizing an Action Plan to stay on target and achieve success.

Register for the Developing an Action Plan & Success Stories webinar.