Testimonials

Claudia Iavorenciuc

Claudia Iavorenciuc - Cockerill Maintenance & Ingénierie
Strategy Planning, Performance en Risk Manager

"I enrolled in the programme with the aim to gain knowledge on the practical toolkit to support the lean growth of our organisation. Through a very well balanced agenda covering theory, practical applications and company testimonials, the course exceeded my expectations by giving a very comprehensive picture of what lean improvement means. Presenting the lean approach as a meaningful company-wide philosophy, the programme inspires to reach for the untapped talent of men and women in an organisation and to create a structured environment built on values of trust, respect and teamwork."
Gilles van der Zee

Gilles van der Zee - 965 Group
Managing Director

"When you think about continuous improvement in organisations, you think about continuous learning. The Operational Excellence programme is just that: excellent practitioners and professors who share their knowledge, insights and experience. Through game based situations and exercises you get the chance to test your skills, and this makes it fun. Do's and don’ts become rapidly clear. An eye-opening experience, as you learn to “see” the value chain differently, and what to improve."
Jurgen Strijkers

Jurgen Strijkers, ComputaCenter
Head of Managed Services

"Within ComputaCenter, we wanted to invest further in Lean & Operational Excellence. The learnings of the programme inspired me for a service model for our company.During the project and the exam, I managed to refine and test this model. We now use this model actively, to the great satisfaction of my team."

 Filip Juchtmans  

Filip Juchtmans, Cofely Fabricom (GDF Suez)
Operational Excellence Manager

"During this program multiple areas of Operational Excellence, such as Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma and Change Management were treated. The strength of the programme lies in the good balance between theory and practice. It covers theoretical insight, existing cases, company testimonials and a company visit. During the training, numerous examples and exercises were given covering different types of industries. Several professors, specialists in their specific field, provided the training and shared their interpretation and experience. For me, as a daily practitioner, it was very interesting to gain new insights and fine tune interpretations and techniques I daily use. 
I would recommend this training for professionals who want to get acquainted with Operational Excellence but also for professionals who daily practice Operational Excellence and already received training."

Werner Hellickx Werner Hellickx, Swift
Head of End-to-End Ordering Department

"SWIFT launched lean a few years ago. Over the past two years, we have realised many improvements in process efficiency, quality and client satisfaction. To make a leap forward in our optimisation project, the management team took part in ‘Operational Excellence’. We came away with loads of ideas and new techniques from this programme and from the exchanges with our peers. Tops!"

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