26th Annual Lean Construction Congress (2024)

Surfing the Wave of Lean Design and Construction

San Diego, California

October 22-25, 2024


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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 26 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.

Join more than 1,400 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.

“I am excited to bring LCI Congress, an event that has had such a huge impact on me throughout my career, to San Diego October 22-25, 2024. Please join in as people from beginners to experts come together to exchange ideas, learn, and grow as individuals, companies, and as an industry. I greatly look forward to taking part and hope to see you in San Diego!”

Daniel Shirkey , Sr. Director of Technology & Operations Improvement, Balfour Beatty | 2024 LCI Congress Chair

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 2024 Congress, please contact Ilene Goldberg at [email protected].

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, tools, and services 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].

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.

Our attendees represent the Automotive, Healthcare, Chemical, Higher Education and Manufacturing markets. Last year we had attendees from 49 states as well as Europe, Canada and Mexico.

We attract attendees from a variety of professional backgrounds:

  • Principals/Presidents/CEOs/COOs – 6%
  • Vice Presidents – 9%
  • Directors/Executives – 21%
  • Superintendents – 12%
  • Lean Champions/Coaches – 7%
  • Project Managers – 19%
  • Business Development/Marketing – 2%
  • Other – 24%

Our attendees represent all segments of the design and construction industry:

  • Owners – 11%
  • Architects/Designers/Engineers – 13%
  • Trade Partners – 11%
  • Construction/General Contractors – 53%
  • Other Lean Professionals – 12%



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