21 - 24 October, 2019 | Toronto, Ontario
Doug Purdy, Vice President, Industrial Management at Pratt & Whitney Canada

Doug Purdy

Vice President, Industrial Management
Pratt & Whitney Canada

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Main Conference Day One: October 22, 2019

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019

8:15 AM Where the rubber meets the road: Linking strategy to operations

• Understanding the root causes behind process inefficiency, including issues of strategy and operating models
• Determining and addressing the biggest constraints on operations optimization
• What impact can a down market have on operational excellence programs?
• Understanding the role of leadership in operational excellence: Identifying the key management hurdles and beliefs that can prevent improvement
• How much do leaders have to know about OE to be effective at leading improvements in their businesses

1:30 PM How Pratt & Whitney Canada is Leveraging technology to Increase Cost Efficiency, Safety and Their Environmental Footprint

• Understanding the connection between Operational Excellence and technology
• Minimizing risk in operational execution through predictive analytics and technology injection
• Determining your manufacturing and technology readiness levels
• Influencing a culture of innovation and process excellence through a strong strategic vision of collaboration
• Anticipating future issues, challenges and creating robust technology adoption plans
• How technology injection at Pratt & Whitney is improving reliability, productivity, and environmental performance