July 16

2019

July 17

2019

Lean in Europe - visit 23 - LEGO and Skoda

The 23rd Lean in Europe visit will be a double visit to LEGO’s packing facility and Škoda's Lean Centre, near Prague in the Czech Republic. It will take place on Tuesday, 16 & Wednesday 17 J...

March 13

2019

March 14

2019

Lean in Europe - visit 22 - Amorim Group

The 22nd Lean in Europe visit was to Amorim & Irmãos, near Porto, in Portugal. It took place on Thursday, 14 March 2019, with a preparatory meeting and dinner the previous evening. Langua...

December 04

2018

December 05

2018

Lean in Europe - visit 21 - Toyota Deeside Engine Plant

The 21st Lean in Europe visit was to Toyota Motor Manufacturing (UK) Ltd's Deeside Engine Plant in North Wales (UK). It took place on Wednesday 5 December 2018. 22 senior engineers from across Euro...

November 12

2018

November 13

2018

Lean in Europe - visit 20 - GKN Driveline Zumaia

The twentieth Lean in Europe visit took place in Spain's Basque Country on Monday 12 & Tuesday 13 November 2018. The usual Lean in Europe terms and conditions apply. Language English ...

May 23

2018

Enterprise Excellence Ireland 2018

On 23 May more than 900 people took part in the Enterprise Excellence Ireland 2018 lean management conference. The event featured two panel discussions, 32 case studies, a workshop and networking oppo...

May 25

2018

Lean in Europe - Visit 19 - TRUMPF

On Friday, 25th May, the EU-Japan Centre organised its 19th Lean in Europe visit to TRUMPF, near Stuttgart (Germany). Language English KAIZEN ...

December 04

2017

December 05

2017

Lean in Europe visits to Ireland

On Monday 04 and Tuesday 05 December, the EU-Japan Centre organised its 16th Lean in Europe visit. For the first time, the activity consisted of a double-visit and focused on lean in services. The fir...

September 21

2017

EU-Japan Lean Summit

Driving improvement and competitiveness in a digital age On 21 September 2017, the EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation (EUJC) organised the first EU-JAPAN LEAN SUMMIT. The Summit analysed how d...

WCM video

This video displays the WCM mission. Language English World Class Manufacturing (WCM) ...

November 18

2019

November 22

2019

WCM (World Class Manufacturing) - November mission

Discover Japan approach to World-Class Manufacturing Learn how Japanese firms achieve superior production standards Focus on the latest trends by visiting the top manufacturing plants in Japan ...

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On Monday 1st July 2019, the EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation and the German Chamber of...
The latest issue of the EU-Japan Centre's quarterly newsletter is available on https://www.eu-japan...
To introduce European SMEs to the wide range of tender opportunities in Japan, JTTP Helpdesk...

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Europe
16/07/2019
To help raise EU industrial competitiveness, the EU-Japan Centre began organising in-depth visits to world class European plants in 2013. These best practice visits are designed to inspire the...
LEGO and Škoda’s Lean Centre
16/07/2019
The 23rd Lean in Europe visit will be a double visit to LEGO’s packing facility and Škoda's Lean Centre, near Prague in the Czech Republic. It will take place on Tuesday, 16 & Wednesday 17 July...

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June 2019 Japanese Industry and Policy News Topics covered in the June issue:LEGISLATION AND...
May 2019 Japanese Industry and Policy News Topics covered in the May issue:LEGISLATION AND...
The Country-of-Origin Effect in Japan (MINERVA Fellowship) By Paul Van der Plas in the framework of the...