Want to attend a great, low cost Lean Conference with fantastic keynote speakers and presentations? Then the 2012 Mid-Atlantic Lean Conference is for you. Mark your calendar for November 7-8 and plan for travel just north of Baltimore, Maryland

The conference is designed to help organizations of any type accelerate their results with lean tools and principles.  The attractions include:

  • Five keynote discussions by prominent lean authors and internationally-recognized, inspiring thought leaders including: Kevin Duggan, Mike Rother, Robert Miller, Harry Moser and Bruce Hamilton.
  • Thirty-two one-hour presentations by lean practitioners describing their activities, results and lessons-learned, including one that I am presenting “Introduction to A3 Problem Solving”
  • Dedicated presentation flights on lean healthcare, Toyota Kata, lean K-12 education, and lean IT and software development
  • Vendor exhibits from over a dozen product and service providers for organizations interested in lean, so don;t forget to stop by our booth. We have some great, fun things for you!
  • Door prizes, awards, and a grand prize raffle

There is still time to sign-up! For general conference information, go to


To register, go to the conference registration page at


I look forward to seeing you there! – Tony

Capt Mike AbrashoffTony Manos & Mike AbrashoffTony Manos & Jerry WrightTony Manos & Mike OsterlingTony Manos & Mark Paulson100_2979
Jeff FuchsJeanne MalnatiTony Manos & Jeanne MalnatiTony & Manos Pat LucanskyTony Manos & Beau KeyteTony Manos & Bob Hatfield
Tony Manos & Jane FowlesJennifer Molski & Tony ManosKelly Lacroix & Chris Abrey

5S Supply’s photostream on Flickr.

We wanted to share some of our pictures from the AME Conference 2012 in Chicago.