Full Conference Schedule

Here is the full conference schedule including Master Classes and Conference

Day 1 – Monday, May 13, Master Classes

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8:00am – 5:00pm

Emperors Palace

Master Class 2: TOC Fundamentals

By Philip ViljoenTOCSA

Summary

This one-day master class presents the Fundamental Foundation of the Theory of Constraints on which all applications are based.  This is essential knowledge for novices in TOC who wants to understand the body of knowledge better.

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8:00am – 5:00pm

Emperors Palace

Master Class 3: TOC, Lean and Six Sigma combined

By Philip Marris, Marris Consulting

Summary

Many people claim that the Theory Of Constraints, Lean and Six Sigma are incompatible. They say you have to choose your sect. This Master Class will explain why this is not true and how each company can mix a powerful cocktail of the 3 best known improvement approaches best suited to their specific environment.

Day 2 – Tuesday, 14 May, Master Classes

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8:00am – 5:00pm

Emperors Palace

Master Class 4&6 Combined: The new era of optimization and its impact on synchronizing sales and capacity
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Thinking Processes 2.0

By Jelena Fedurko-Cohen & Oded Cohen, TOCPA Founders & Co-Presidents

Summary

Masterclass 4: Both sales and capacity determine the overall performance of every flow system and every company. Sometimes there is not enough capacity to support all the sales and in other times capacity exists and is available but there are not enough sales.

Masterclass 6: With ever increasing pressure to make decisions in rapidly changing business environments, managers need clear and straightforward tools to assess strategies, tactics and actions. TP 2.0 is new TP knowledge that provides a New Level of Logical Precision for Justifying Decisions.

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8:00am – 5:00pm

Emperors Palace

Master Class 1&5 Combined: How to use Simulation to predict the impact of Supply Chain Management rule changes
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How to make better and faster decisions in a complex world.

By Dr. Alan Barnard, CEO Goldratt Research Labs

Summary

Masterclass 5: Management at all levels is responsible for making reliable commitments and judging the impact of changes. They regularly need to decide on what rules to use to optimize the system not just subsystems.

Masterclass 1: Discover the latest techniques on how to improve happiness, harmony and productivity at home and work! Learn how to apply a simple, yet powerful thinking process, the ProConCloud method, developed by Dr. Alan Barnard based on the work of Dr. Eli Goldratt as well as other giants in the fields of Behavioral Economics and Positive Psychology.

Day 3 – Wednesday , 15 May, TOCPA Conference

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7:30am – 8:00am

Registration

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8:00am – 8:15am

Welcome

By Oded Cohen & Philip Viljoen

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8:15am – 9:00am

Session 1: TOC. From theory to real life to making it a way of life

By Andre Tustin & Jeff Esterhuizen

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9:00am – 9:45am

Session 2: Reaching Procurement Maturity the TOC Way

By Dawid Janse van Rensburg

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9:45am – 10:15am

Tea

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10:15am – 11:00am

Session 3: Implementing TOC in unfamiliar territory: The Construction Industry

By Albert van der Wat

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11:00am – 11:45am

Session 4: The Vedoc journey with TOC

By Nadine Stoltz

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11:45am – 12:30pm

Session 5: Flocution Sales Solution: Subordinate to deal flow by implementing five necessary components

By Konrad Bartel

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12:30pm – 13:30pm

Lunch

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14:15pm – 15:00pm

Session 7: Two tier project planning in action

By Christo Wentzel

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15:00pm – 15:30pm

Tea

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15:30pm – 16:15pm

Session 8: Project Management: The baby and the bathwater

By Andy Anderson

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16:15pm – 17:00pm

Session 9: Combining CCPM and the 5 focus steps for astounding results

By Philip Marris

Day 4 – Thursday, 16 May, TOCPA Conference

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8:00am – 8:45am

Session 10: How an App can help support well-being?

By Dr. Alan Barnard

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8:45am – 9:30am

Session 11: ‘Who wants the change?’ is not equal to ‘Who wants to change?’  

By Jelena Fedurko-Cohen

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9:30am – 10:45am

Session 12: Radical Innovation: Liberating the potential of TOC in Mining 

By Arrie van Niekerk

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10:45am – 11:15am

Tea

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11:15am – 12:00pm

Session 13: The Basics Still Work. The Five focusing steps in underground mining.

By Muller du Plessis

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12:00pm – 12:45pm

Session 14: The amazing value of TOC in open pit mining

By Siya Ngcangca

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12:45pm – 13:30pm

Lunch

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13:30pm – 14:15pm

Session 15: Effective Application of TOC in Mining and 4 TOC Pillars Design Model. The Lonmin story

By Katlego Mabote

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14:15pm – 15:00pm

Session 16: Integrating TOC into Industry Software, a Mining case study of Pit to Port Integration

By Jaco Laubscher

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15:00pm – 15:30pm

Tea

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15:30pm – 16:15pm

Session 17: Thoughts about the Ever Improve assumption for management

By Oded Cohen

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16:15pm – 16:30pm

Close

By Philip Viljoen

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