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 Draft program of August 24, 2015 

X Russian Lean Forum


Date: November 16 – 20, 2015

Place: Moscow

The Lean Forum is traditionally supported by:

Agency of Strategic Initiatives of the Government of the Russian Federation;

Ministry of Industry and Trade

of the Russian Federation;

All-Russia People Front;

Trade and Commerce Chamber of the Russian Federation;

Union of Russian Machine-Builders

Organized by:
National Public Movement "Lean Forum. Lean Production Professionals", ANO "Institute Orgprom".

The Russian Lean Forum is the main event of the year and the most recognized venue for exchanging the experience of production systems development and training for:

  • managers of efficient and developing companies and corporations from all industries
  • professionals of Production System Development and Lean Production
  • representatives of authorities responsible for sustainable economic development of the Russian Federation
  • editors of leading business and economic media.
The following heads of government bodies and organizations are invited to join the Program Committee: Government of the Russian Federation, Presidential Military Industry Commission, AVTOVAZ, Agroterra, Kuban Agricultural Holding, Russian Helicopters, VSMPO-Avisma, Gazpromneft, GAZ Group, Cherkizovo Group, Evraz Group, Irkut Regional Consultation and Diagnostics Center, KAMAZ, Kaskol, KGTU-KAI, Kirov Plant, Moscow State University, Motovilikha, Novolipetsk Metal Works, United Aviation-Building Corporation, United Engine-Building Corporation, Window Continent, United Metallurgic Corporation, United Rocket and Space Corporation, Russian Railways, Russian Academy of National Economy and Public Administration, Rosatom, Rostech, Rusal, BasEl, Russian Coatings, Sberbank, Severstal, SIBUR Holding, SOLLERS, TagraS-EnergoService, Tatneft, TBM, TMK, TMS Group, Toyota Motor Manufacturing Russia, Transmashholding, UGMK, Uralvagonzavod, Uralkaliy, Center Prioritet, etc.

Partners: invitations in progress; some with the option of joining the Program Committee. 

This is a tentative program. Distribution of program parts, speakers, topics, industry-specific sections, panel discussions, tours and master classes is under discussion by the Program Committee.

November 16, November 18 – 20   

Factory tours to Lean companies
and master classes by leading international and Russian experts

November 17

X Russian Lean Forum "Making Russia Efficient!"

Invited speakers (confirmed speakers are marked with *):

Heads of government bodies, professional and public organizations

  • Chairman of the Military Industry Commission of the Government of the Russian Federation Dmitry Rogozin,
  • Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation Arkady Dvorkovich,
  • First Deputy to the Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation Gleb Nikitin,
  • First Vice-President of All-Russian Industry Employers Association "Union of Russian Machine-Builders" Vladimir Gutenev.

Experts in productivity improvement

  • Joseph Paris*, Founder of the Operational Excellence Society, Chairperson of Xonitek consulting company
  • Takashi Tanaka*, Senior Business Consultant , Dassault Systems; previously Senior Consultant, Toyota Engineering; Consultant, Japan Management Association, Japan
  • Mike Hoseus (phone-in)*, co-author of Toyota Culture, President of Lean Culture Enterprises
  • Peter Willats*, Senior Advisor, Lean Enterprise Institute (USA); Board Member, Lean TaaS Inc. (USA), Board Member, Cancer Partners UK; Visiting Professor, Institute for Production Systems, Technical University Dortmund (Germany), previously – Senior Advisor; McKinsey & Co, Direcotr of the Global Manufacturing Practice, McKinsey; co-founder and Managing Director, Kaizen Institute Europe; United Kingdom,
  • Sukru Tetik (phone-in), Member of the Board at OIB (Association of Turkish Exporters), Member of the Board at Coskunoz Metal Form (largest Turkish metallurgic concern), personal business coach of international top managers
  • Michael Wader, President of LeanPlus Inc. (USA), author of "Lean Tools", "Lean Assessment" and "Lean Leadership"; trainer and advisor at ANO "Institute Orgprom" (USA – Russia)
  • Konstantin Kharsky, Business Trainer, author of 6 books, expert in Value Management (Russia).

Managers of leading Russian companies and corporations

  • Sergey Kiriyenko, Director General, Rosatom State Corporation,
  • German Gref, President, Chairman of the Board, Sberbank OJSC,
  • Alexander Mikheyev, Director General, Russian Helicopters JSC,
  • Sergey Kogogin, Director General, KAMAZ OJSC,
  • Bo Andersson, President, AVTOVAZ OJSC,
  • Oleg Siyenko, Director General, Uralvagonzavod Research and Production Corporation JSC,
  • Gulzhan Moldazhanova, Director General, Basic Element industrial group,
  • Yuriy Klochkov, Director General, Motovilikhinskiye Plants,
  • Leonid Sergeyev*, Director General, Basel Aero LLC,
  • Svetlana Kraychinskaya*, Vice President for HR, United Aviation-Building Corporation OJSC,
  • Vladimir Borisov, Vice President for Supply Chain Management in Russia and CIS, Schneider Electric,
  • Julia Venza*, Director for Operational Efficiency, Novolipetsky Metal Works OJSC,
  • Scott Baus, Vice President at EvrazHolding Trading Company LLC,
  • Denis Samokhvalov, Director for Production System Development, SIBUR,
  • Yakov Kop, Senior Vice President for HR and Organizational Development, TVEL JSC,
  • Vilya Versan*, Director General, All-Russian Research Institute of Certification OJSC, Doctor of Economics, Professor, Full Member of International Guild of Quality Professionals; and others.


Forum Architecture



Out of Crisis and Into the Leaders. Stories of Sustainable Success in Production Systems Development

Speeches by managers of leading Russian companies and corporations

Topics and questions:

  • Successful anti-crisis experience of production systems development based on Lean Production.
  • Import substitution, increasing the export of processing industries.
  • Examples of increasing the market share and creating high-productive jobs based on improving labor productivity through sustainable production systems development.
  • Analyzing the experience of winners of the Competition of Productivity Leaders for the Gastev Cup.



Potential Growth and Sustainable Development. New Ideas and Trends.

Speeches by Russian and foreign experts

Topics and questions:

  • From local Lean projects to a total system of efficiency. Successful experience of Western companies.
  • Methods of efficient strategy deployment and achieving goals.
  • Value Management during a crisis.



Business Solutions Fair

Exhibition of the partners and participants of the Forum: innovative solutions for efficient implementation of production system development programs and Lean Production. Sale of new books on Production System Development.

Competition exhibition "Lean Promotion 2015"

Companies and corporations are welcome to participate in the competition exhibition "Lean Promotion 2015" The exhibition will include corporate books, newspapers, magazines, portals, posters, pins, brochures, banners, souvenirs, calendars, anthems, songs and projects aimed at popularizing and promoting Lean Production (Lean tours, etc.).

Please send your requests to: pnv@orgprom.ru



A "Personal" Question

Speeches by heads of companies and experts


  • How to involve employees in Production System Development programs,
  • Magic buttons of motivation,
  • Value Management,
  • Corporate training, competence centers.




Forming a Lean Corporate Culture



Ways of Assessing the Production System in Russia


"Lean Production" GOST Certification


Competition of Productivity Leaders for the Gastev Cup


CASE STUDIES: "Critical Issues of Production System Development"


  • How to achieve goals? Experience of efficient policy deployment.
  • How to reduce costs and needs for budgeting? Experience of calculating and implementing savings from Lean transformations.
  • How to fulfill orders on time, with best quality and minimum waste? Experience of Lean design, Lean supply chains and vendor development.
  • How to improve equipment output, MRO efficiency and optimize investment budgets in a Lean way? Experience of Lean maintenance and operation of equipment and infrastructure.



Presentation of efficiency improvement projects by participants of the Competition of Productivity Leaders for the Gastev Cup – 2015

Winners and runners-up will be determined by a respected jury





  • Speeches by moderators of panel discussions; final decision,
  • Announcing the winners of the Gastev Cup,
  • Presenting the results of Lean projects competition,
  • Summarizing the results of the competition exhibition "Lean Promotion 2015".

Meeting of winners and runners-up of the Competition of Productivity Leaders for the Gastev Cup with Gleb Nikitin, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation 




Mission of the Forum 

The largest federal international-level site for sharing best experience on continuous improvement and production systems development.


  1. Present the up-to-date concepts and strategies of production systems development to the managers and owners.
  2. Summarize and popularize the leading experience of developing and implementing in-house efficiency improvement programs.
  3. Consider models and develop suggestions on mutually beneficial public-private partnership aimed at spreading Lean manufacturing practices.

Speakers and participants invited:

  • Top managers of companies developing their production systems
  • including German Gref, Mikhail Pogosyan, Andrey Reus, Sergey Kogogin, Sergey Kirienko …,
  • as well as managers of Boeing, Magna, Alcoa, Russian Railways, Gazprom, Mosenergo, Tatneft, Irkut, Sberbank, Sukhoi, KAMAZ, VSMPO-Avisma, Toyota Motor, TMS-Group, etc.
  • Famous experts on production systems development from USA, Europe, Japan, China and Russia …
  • Representatives of State and public bodies, interested in economy development,
  • including Igor Shuvalov, Elvira Nabiullina, Stanislav Naumov, Vyacheslav Sinugin,
  • We have had the pleasure to welcome Michael Wader,  Daniel Jones, Jeffrey Liker, David Meier, Brian Maskell, Orest Fiume, Yalcin Ipbuken, Michel Baudin, Mark Warren, Robert Martichenko, Kioshi Suzaki and many others

Traditional support of the Forum is provided by

  • Ministry of Industry, Ministry of Economic Development, Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, Chamber of Commerce, Business Russia, All-Russia Society of Quality, Council on National Competitiveness, etc.
  • Leading industrial corporations, consulting and IT companies,…
  • Mediaholding Expert, TV Channel Vesti, Radio "Ekho Moskvy", Mashportal.ru…



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