Avalign Technologies Inc. 
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Leadership behavior in a true lean culture

Applying lean in medical manufacturing
Wednesday, Nov. 1 Location Code
1:15pm-4:25pm Avalign Technologies Inc. WT/06
Thursday, Nov. 2 Location Code
8:45am-11:55am Avalign Technologies Inc. ThT/01
1:15pm-4:25pm Avalign Technologies Inc. ThT/05



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Go and see how lean is applied at a medical manufacturing facility. Highlights include daily management, leadership behaviors, employee engagement, 5S, visual management and more.


Go and see how Avalign’s lean program drives vital cost reductions. Avalign's leadership teams do not sit behind the scenes—they are actively involved with daily activity and are always available to lend a hand or help work through tough problems with the broader team. Many of the leaders began their careers with Avalign; they work hard to see that others have the necessary technical training and ample opportunities to learn, grow and advance.

This tour will include an overview of Avalign’s 2023 project plans and a plant tour. Hear how Avalign conducts its internal maturity assessments, training plans, comprehensive 5S program and more!

Please note: Personal identification is required to attend this tour.


Avalign designs, manufactures and delivers the highest quality, precision-machined tools and implants for a wide variety of surgical and medical specialties around the world. From proprietary implant coatings to German-made instruments, Avalign is a leading full-service manufacturer known for consistent and sophisticated production and supply chain management. avalign.com

Restrictions / Requirements

To participate in a tour, all attendees must adhere to and respect the tour hosts' restrictions and requirements.
Non-adherence may exclude you from a tour.

  • No competitors
  • No recording devices
  • Leather like closed-toe shoes (No high heels)
  • Long or short-sleeved shirt/blouse
  • Long pants (no shorts, skirts, dresses)
  • Other: See tour description
  • Safety glasses
  • Signed non-disclosure agreement