Learn by Doing from Those Who Do

Phoenix, Arizona

October 19-22, 2021

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What Will You Discover at the LCI Congress?

The LCI Congress brings together professionals from every field within the design and construction industry to engage on the latest Lean practices. You will have the opportunity to immerse yourself in unparalleled knowledge-sharing across disciplines. Discover how Lean approaches and methods improve project outcomes in critical areas including cost-savings, efficiency, and quality, as well as advance overall organizational health. Gain new ideas and perspectives through hands-on learning with colleagues, peers, and Lean leaders at the 23rd LCI Congress. We look forward to seeing you there!

Learn with Us at LCI Congress—Registration is Now Open!


Who Should Attend?

The LCI Congress brings together owners, members of the design community, general contractors, trade partners, and other Lean professionals to collaborate, network, learn, and share both success stories and challenges. Gain inspiration with stakeholders across the design and construction industry!

Join More than 1,000 of your Colleagues and Industry Leaders for the Lean Event of the Year!

Playing a vital role in the design and construction industry for over two decades, the 23rd Annual Congress integrates offerings for every stage of your Lean journey, including advanced breakout sessions. Attend Congress to engage in cutting-edge Lean methods, participate in rich networking opportunities, and earn continuing education credits. The broad range of programming includes topics to:

  • Launch and advance your Lean journey.
  • Deepen your Lean experience.
  • Revitalize and refresh your outlook.

Learn from your Peers’ and Leaders’ Lean Experiences:

  • Discover how projects have been completed on or under budget using integrated Lean approaches.
  • Hear how others have used Lean project delivery to obtain better predictability, consistent on-time delivery, and fewer change orders for projects.
  • Learn from LCI Congress session speakers and other owners about how to avoid claims and costly adjudication on projects.
  • Exchange ideas on achieving improved design and building performance through Lean project design and delivery.

Exhibit Hall

Visit the exhibit hall to stay current on the latest technologies and discover the best tools for your Lean journey. You will find exhibits relevant to all project stakeholders, including owners, the design community, general contractors and trade partners. Don’t miss this unique one-stop opportunity to view the latest offerings in person.

For more information on exhibit opportunities, please contact Ilene Goldberg at [email protected].


Why Sponsor/Exhibit?

The LCI Congress offers exceptional opportunities to increase your company’s visibility and advance your mission within the design and construction industry. Introduce your latest offerings, raise your profile, and build connections with your audience.

For more information on how to meet your goals at Congress this year, please contact Ilene Goldberg at [email protected].

Exhibitor Sneak Peek Reception

Keynote Sponsor – General Stanley McChrystal

App Sponsor

Cocktail Charging Stations Sponsor

Student Sponsor

Lean Coffee Sponsor

Hole 11

Hole 1/Beverage Cart

Hole 2

Holes 8, 9, & 17

Hole 4/Calloway Warbird Golf Kit

Hole 14/Frisbee Golf

Hole 18

Hole 6

Hole 13/Golf Safety Kit

Hole 7


“[The LCI] Congress is a unique opportunity to interact with, and learn from, the leaders in the Lean delivery and construction movement. Each year I meet people applying Lean philosophies in innovative ways to improve their work and their projects. More than any other industry event, the LCI Congress has influenced how I approach my work and interact with the entire project team.”

Michael Williams, Principal, Senior Healthcare Planner, Stantec
2021 LCI Congress Chair


“LCI Congress is the world’s largest gathering of construction Lean experts and enthusiasts. I highly encourage all industry members and leaders attend to learn and stay abreast of the latest Lean practices that are moving our industry forward.”

Jose Garcia-Aranda, Alberici Constructors, Inc.


“LCI Congress brings together researchers, industry experts and construction and design practitioners to learn, share and advance Lean behaviors and practices. Those who attend, from our field supervision to our executives, leave the event energized and empowered to continue fostering our Lean culture and helping to transform construction through our projects.”

Stephanie Roldan, Director of Lean Culture, Rosendin


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