Lean Gumbo:
The Right Ingredients for Project Success

New Orleans, Louisiana

October 18-21, 2022


Advance your Lean Journey at Congress

Gain new ideas and perspectives that will enrich your work and drive your Lean practice forward. Playing a vital role in the ever-evolving design and construction industry for nearly 25 years, Congress is where your Lean community comes together for unparalleled knowledge-sharing across disciplines. Attendees come back year after year to reconnect while sharing experiences and successes—and return home with critical, actionable knowledge.


Call for Abstracts Opens January 18!

Submit Your Abstract by March 2!

Share your insights and make an impact on our industry. This is the premier opportunity to raise your profile while helping solve the design and construction challenges that we all face. Choose to tell your story in a Presentation or through a Live Lab demonstration. See the submission guidelines and learn more.


Save the Date—Registration Opens in July

Join more than 1,000 of your colleagues and industry leaders for the Lean event of the year. You will have the opportunity to earn continuing education credits, engage in cutting-edge Lean methods, and network with your peers and Lean leaders. Registration details will be available soon.

Exhibit Hall

We expect this year’s exhibit hall to be bigger and better than ever. Check back for updates on our Congress exhibitors, who will showcase the latest technologies and tools essential for your Lean practice. Exhibits will be 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].

Sponsor or Exhibit to Expand your Reach!

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 the 2022 Congress, please contact Ilene Goldberg at [email protected].

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.

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