LPS 2016 – Training day + Conference

Training day: Introduction to Last Planner System

This training, addressed to project managers, designers, planners and others involved in design and construction, will help you to learn about the Last Planner System that design & construction companies are using to improve the way work is done. This learning will be built around practical simulations to give you hands-on experience of this new way of working.

Where: Palau Macaya. Passeig de Sant Joan 108, Barcelona


09:00 Planning the way we do it now
The power of a system change
11:30 Break
11:45 ¿Why Last Planner System? View from constructors, designers and clients
Introduction to Last Planner System + Experiencies: new way of planning
14:15 Lunch
15:15 Further experience of the new way of planning + Realising the results of the new way
Making and securing reliable promises
17:30 Review, evaluation and plus delta
18:00 Cierre



Alan Mossman, Architect. Director of The Change Business Ltd, Lean consultant and visiting scholar in the Nottingham-Trent University.

Víctor Roig, Civil Engineer. Consultant at Bimetric


Conference: Practical application of the LPS

This one-day Conference will bring together Spanish, European and international experts to talk about the application of the last Planner System in the design and construction phases.

The three 2.5 hour conference sessions will focus on last Planner applications in Design and pre-construction, Construction and the then explore the Owner’s perspective. Examples presented will include healthcare, commercial, entertainment, health clubs, schools and a range of other building types drawn from Norway, Spain, USA. The expert contributors include:

Xavier Pallàs, Bimetric, Spain
Bill Seed, Chair, Lean Construction Institute, USA
Eric Snelling, Director of Field Operations, JE Dunn Construction, USA
Rebecca Snelling, National Director of Lean, JE Dunn Construction, USA
Trond Bolviken, Director, Strategi, Forbedring, HR og HMS Viedekke, Norway
Anne-Kathrin Pöhls,
Deutsche Bahn, Germany

Where: Palau Macaya. Passeig de Sant Joan 108, Barcelona


09:00 Constructors & Facility Management Specialists
Rebecca Snelling, JE Dunn Construction (USA)
Trond Bolviken, Viedekke (Norway)
Eric Snelling, JE Dunn Construction (USA)
Xavier Pallàs, Bimetric (Spain)
11:30 Break
11:45 Designers and preconstruction
Rebecca Snelling,
JE Dunn Construction (USA)
Trond Bolviken, Viedekke (Norway)
14:15 Lunch
15:15 Owners
Bill Seed,
Lean Construction Institute (USA)
Xavier Pallàs, Bimetric (Spain)
Anne-Kathrin Pöhls, Deutsche Bahn (Alemania)
17:30 Review and plus delta
17:45 Close

The session will be moderated by:

Francisco Diéguez, General Manager at ITeC
Alan Mossman, MD, The Change Business Ltd and visiting scholar, Nottingham Trent University.
Víctor Roig, Consultant at Bimetric