OPEX Summer

July 26-28, 2022- San Diego, CA, United States

What is OPEX Summer?
Efficiency, innovation and transformation: Achieving breakthrough value with OPEX

We Californified OPEX Week in the best way possible, because we want to inject some golden state of mind into your OPEX vision. We're all about real, actionable, game-changing insights. Lessons learned that you can apply whether you're on the Board, or the boots on the ground. No death by PowerPoint, no broken-records, and no sales patter. The West Coast cool-kid execs of OPEX are back in July, with an incredible three days of learning, networking and business development opportunities, for every transformation challenge and opportunity.

Educational Formats
Learning, networking and benchmarking provides an incredible world of opportunity. To understand how to apply impactful OPEX tools to continue re-imagining ways of working and drive efficiencies and performance. The summer edition of our OPEX Week Summit returns again to our West Coast home, to deliver unseen case studies and new cross industry transferable lessons for passionate business excellence leaders.

Community-Oriented Experiences
Connect with your peers and have fun while you're at it! There are many opportunities for you to network at OPEX Summer 2022. Join us for sunset drinks reception, demo drives,  speaker surgeries and networking luncheons.

Why Attend OPEX Week Summer?

Transformation by nature is fraught with complexities, growing pains and opportunity for error. Organizations have their own unique DNA of people, process and technology, and there is no rule book to prescribe a one-stop solution for executing operational excellence. Learning, networking and benchmarking provides an incredible world of opportunity. To understand how to apply impactful OPEX tools to continue re-imagining ways of working and drive efficiencies and performance. The summer edition of our OPEX Week Summit returns again to our West Coast home, to deliver unseen case studies and new cross-industry transferable lessons for passionate business excellence leaders.

From manufacturing , to financial services, to disruptive technology, many of the enterprises that have re-written the rules of true operational excellence have been born from innovation culture. Driven by some of the greatest minds at the bleeding edge of innovation, challenging tradition always of working and achieving ground-breaking results.

OPEX Week Summer returns for the 9th year to deliver fresh insight on transformation strategy and approach: from the unique inner workings of Silicon Valley start-up culture, to achieving ground-breaking OPEX value in every corner of the United States and beyond.

Here are the five key areas that we will address in July:

  • Developing the workforce and shaping culture to deliver excellence impact
  • Leveraging digital tools to accelerate transformation efficiency and accuracy
  • Transition true operational excellence to customer excellence
  • Upscale pockets of improvement to holistic enterprise-wide transformation
  • Utilize innovation tools to take OPEX agendas to the next level and uncover new ways of working 

Who Attends OPEX Week Summer?

This July in San Diego, join OPEX thought-leaders, decision-makers and change catalysts, to gain more insight into how you can transform your organization and reach new levels of customer-centricity at this unmissable event.

Chief Information Officers, Chief Operation Officers, Chief Transformation Officers, Vice Presidents, Directors, Leads, Heads and Managers of:
  • Operational excellence
  • Process excellence
  • Process improvement
  • Performance excellence
  • Business transformation
  • Continuous improvement
  • Digital transformation
  • Culture transformation
  • Change management
  • Culture
  • Agile / Lean / Six Sigma
  • Strategy
  • Innovation
  • RPA & Automation
  • Business Architecture
  • BPM

Speakers

  • Dave Allmon, Director - Operational Excellence, Meta
  • Travis Hahler, Global Change and Transformation Lead, Google
  • Becky McDonough, Vice President Business Transformation, Mastercard
  • Parul Saini, Director of Business Applications, Uber
  • Anu Pujji, Principal – Operational Excellence, Amazon
  • Kimberly Pilz, Vice President, Product for Intelligent Automation and Business Process Engineering, American Express
  • Dr Charles Brandon, Director, Process Improvement Program Office at HQDA, US Army
  • Bobby Cain, Vice President, Transformation, Schneider Electric
  • Ellen Trager, Chief Information Officer (Commercial HVAC), Carrier
  • Dr. Mark Milburn, Director Operational Excellence, AstraZeneca
  • Shruti Kakar, Director - Digital Strategy & Platforms, UBS
  • Gregg Meheriuk, Senior Vice President - Strategy & Transformation, 24 Hour Fitness
  • Andrae Kirkland, Program Lead, Twitter
  • Dr Deborah Hawkes, Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, CAN Community Health
  • Hillel Lehmann, Vice President, Transformation, Nestlé Health Science
  • Jose Teixeira, Director of Process Management and Center of Excellence North America, Ericsson
  • Jenny Dormoy, Senior Technical Program Manager (PMO) - Reality Labs, Meta
  • Adrienne Hill, Vice President, Automation CoE, American Express
  • Scott MacIntyre, Senior Catalyst, Vanguard
  • Vineet Shrivastava, Vice President - Strategy & Program Management, General Electric
  • Joshua Beaudry, Executive Director, LPSTK
  • Arindam Majumdar, Managing Director, Enterprise Risk Analytics, Bank OZK
  • Brian Strobel, Vice President Quality & Operational Excellence, Sierra Nevada Corporation
  • Kent Molter, Vice President– Automation, Digitization, API & Blockchain Technology, TD
  • Ryan Davis, Director of Process Improvement, Arvest Bank
  • Rajendra Deshpande, Process Improvement Manager, BSH Home Appliances
  • Kush Pathak, Head of Lean and Intelligent Automation, The Standard
  • Matt Inks, Director of Enterprise Continuous Improvement, KeyBank
  • Michael Dove, Vice President Enterprise Process Excellence and Quality, PSCU
  • Workshop Day - Tuesday, July 26, 2022
  • Conference Day One - Wednesday, July 27, 2022
  • Conference Day Two - Thursday, July 28, 2022

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Event details
Organizer :IQEU
Event type :Conference
Attendance :Physical Event
Reference :ASDE-23651