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EMS Summit 2017

Posted: 07 November 2017

We are gearing up for European Manufacturing Strategies Summit 2017 at the end of this month. We're hosting a "Solution Spotlight" for some of the top industry leaders in Europe on how Landis+Gyr made a permanent step change in productivity in 9 mont

Next month, Chartwell will be back at the 13th Annual European Manufacturing Strategies Summit on 27th - 29th November 2017 in Berlin.

Last year, Ewald van Ravenswaay presented a "Solutions Spotlight" on High Performance Operations with a case study from a factory which had reduced manufacturing costs by 5% in 6 months.

Ewald at EMS 2016


 This year Adrian Howe will be leading a "Solution Spotlight" workshop, working through a case study on how, in the face of massive sales growth, one of our clients made a permanent step change in productivity over a 9 month period to improve their SMART Gas Meter output by 72% without CAPEX.

The workshop will cover the following topics:

  • Assessing performance and the underlying reasons why opportunity existed
  • The dynamic de-bottlenecking roadmap
  • Using John Kotter’s framework of change to engage leaders, employees and suppliers
  • An example of technical constraint breaking
  • Results and sustainability
  • Key learning points

We'll also be running our "Plant De-bottlenecking Challenge" again this year.  We look forward to seeing you there! Let us know if you're attending:


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