Lean Kanban NA - Lean Startup
Presentations from the Lean Startup track at the Lean Kanban North American conference. The unique value proposition of Lean Startup to the wider lean community is the laser focus on validating product market fit for new products, companies, or opportunities. Companies seeking to foster innovation culture on their product teams, both startups and large established businesses, are increasingly adopting lean startup approaches as a key component of their strategy for initiating that innovation culture, sustaining it over the long term, and scaling it as they grow their businesses.
Growing an Innovative Culture - Joanne Molesky
The key to understanding lean thinking is that it is primarily a human system. It's easy to focus on specific practices and techniques such as kanban, but unless all people in your organization cultivate the right mindset, you'll never be able to optimize the end-to-end processes to improve results at the organizational level.
Imagining Lean Biotech - D.J. Kleinbaum
Many of the issues dogging the life science industry result from decades spent focusing on products instead of process. This talk will cover how this has caused many of the current obstacles the industry faces, particularly in the context of start-up pharma and biotech companies.