Iowa Business Training, Events, and Workshops

As the COVID-19 outbreak continues, the Center for Industrial Research and Service (CIRAS) continues to prioritize the health and safety of our communities, clients, and staff. We have made the decision to cancel, postpone, or move online all CIRAS in-person events through the end of May. Webinars will continue as planned. Full refunds will be issued for canceled events and to those unable to attend rescheduled events. Please contact us at ciras@iastate.edu or 515-294-3420 with any questions.

 

March 2020


CANCELED: Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene

3/31/2020 - 4/3/2020, West Des Moines, IA

Address: IISC Office 1501 42nd St STE 100

Details: Worksites can harbor chemical, physical, ergonomic and biological hazards. In this four-day course, you’ll gain a practical understanding of industrial hygiene issues and how to address them. Taught in an interactive classroom format supported by testing and a case study project, you’ll build the confidence and skills needed to anticipate, recognize, evaluate and control industrial hygiene hazards. This is an essential course, especially for those with limited industrial hygiene training or experience.

 

 

April 2020


Work From Home Workforce Series - Office 365

4/1/2020, Webinar,

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Details: Learn how Office365 makes it easier to work from home and how to best secure it. We will have an interesting conversation, good people, and it will be anything but boring.

 

Webinar: Coaching Your Government Proposal Team

4/2/2020, Webinar,

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Details: Responding to government proposals takes a large team, often made up of people who do not usually work together. By attending this training, you will learn processes and organizational habits to get your team moving together from the start, to keep proposals moving forward, and to build a high-performing team quickly. Contact your CIRAS Government Contracting Specialist to attend this webinar at NO COST!

 

CANCELED: Des Moines Lean Coffee 2020

4/2/2020, Des Moines, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Subcontracting Webinar

4/6/2020, Webinar

Details: This online session will help attendees understand subcontracting opportunities and where these opportunities may be a better fit for some companies and industries, as well as a great initial way to build past performance. This session will also help companies understand subcontracting plans, will provide some tactical processes to identify subcontracting opportunities, and will provide an overview of how to effectively perform initial outreach for subcontracting marketing.

 

OSHA 500 Trainer Course for Construction

4/7/2020 - 4/10/2020, West Des Moines, IA

Address: IISC Office 1501 42nd St STE 100

Details: The OSHA 500 class authorizes participants who complete this train-the-trainer course to conduct 10 & 30 hour outreach classes to the construction industry and issue OTI Construction 10 & 30 hour participation cards. Course time is spent learning and practicing adult training techniques. Students will participate in the development and delivery of lectures covering construction safety topics during class.

 

POSTPONED: Government Contract Negotiation Skills

4/7/2020, Coralville, IA

Address: BioVentures Center, 2500 Crosspark Rd,

Details: Are you hoping to grow your business through government contracting but not quite sure how the actual contract process will work? CIRAS is hosting an April seminar to help Iowa companies develop better "Government Contracting Negotiation Skills." This daylong event will feature experts from Federal Publications Seminars, a Minnesota firm with more than 50 years of experience in the field, teaching Iowans the "why," "how," and "when" of contract negotiation. Event participants will learn how to develop winning strategies and tactics, evaluate performance, and recognize the potential traps and opportunities that come with any negotiation.

 

POSTONED: ILC Value Stream Mapping - Below the Surface

4/8/2020, Ames, IA

Address: 2711 South Loop, Building 4, Suite 4040

Details: So often, when we tour a Lean-adept company and hear the post-improvement stories, it all seems so simple. We see the tidy Current State and Future State maps posted on the bulletin boards and – with the benefit of hindsight – everything appears obvious. So why does everything get so complicated when we try to imitate that success within our own organizations? This three-hour workshop provides a practical, in-depth discussion about how you can successfully use the critical Lean strategic tool of Value Stream Mapping.

 

Webinar: Set Up Your Proposal Process for Success

4/9/2020, Webinar,

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Details: Have you started writing a proposal with an excited team only to be pushing up against the submission deadline? Or you’ve been tracking the opportunity for months and had a solid capture plan in place, but it came out well before you expected. Solicitations don’t always hit your desk at the perfect time, and even the best teams aren’t always available to draft great content. But, with a solid process in place, your firm can maximize the internal resources and provide the right guidance to your proposal writing team to get everyone on the right track and meet the submission deadlines. Contact your CIRAS Government Contracting Specialist to attend this webinar at NO COST!

 

Understanding the Army Corps of Engineers- Rock Island District- Projects, Procurements and Processes

4/9/2020, Webinar

Details: This webinar will be offered on multiple dates and provides registered participants with basic information on the District's overall mission and historical contracted requirements. Participants will take away information on how to best do business with the District as either a prime contractor or a subcontractor, as well as recommendations and tools for growing their Federal Government business with the Corps of Engineers, and specifically the Rock Island District. To register and receive log-in information please send an e-mail request to the Small Business Programs Office at CEMVR-SB-WEB@usace.army.mil. Please reference "Webinar RSVP" in the subject line.

 

Iowa City Lean Coffee 2020

4/10/2020, Iowa City, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Cedar Valley Lean Coffee 2020

4/15/2020, Waterloo, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

You are a Certified Targeted Small Business (TSB) - What's Next?

4/15/2020, Webinar

Details: This webinar series is provided in partnership with Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) and Targeted Small Business (TSB) program with the State of Iowa. This webinar is useful for companies that have recently received their TSB certification from the State of Iowa. The session will provide information on next steps and considerations to take advantage of the procurement opportunities for TSB's with the state of Iowa. We will explore the structure of the state and independent buying agencies and review the types of products and services they buy, discuss in greater detail the procurement benefits to the program, how to best do business with the state as a vendor and TSB, as well as marketing best practices. We will also discuss additional procurement and preference programs that you may be eligible for as a TSB. This session is also suitable for companies that are eligible for TSB certification but would like to review the procurement processes and opportunities prior to pursuing certification. For questions, please contact Melissa Burant at mmburant@iastate.edu.

 

CANCELED: Industry 4.0 Workshop Lunch and Learn

4/16/2020, Clive, IA

Address: 1840 NW 118th St, Clive, IA 50325

Details: Industry 4.0 is a term that describes the next phase of modern manufacturing – a world where factories have the ability to generate massive amounts of data and quickly analyze it to improve their processes. This is a world with powerful benefits. But how do you know where to start? This Lunch & Learn event is designed to help Iowa manufacturers understand what they need to know and how they should react. This workshop will help you assess your readiness and develop a plan.

 

Quad Cities Lean Coffee 2020

4/16/2020, Muscatine, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

ILC Webinar - Emotional Intelligence

4/17/2020, Webinar,

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Details: Intelligence and technical skills are what get you the job, but Emotional Intelligence (EI) is what gives you a performance edge at work. Ninety percent of top performers have high Emotional Intelligence, and it’s responsible for 58 percent of their job performance. This webinar will help you learn how to leverage Emotional Intelligence to put your best foot forward at work.

 

Omaha Lean Coffee 2020

4/17/2020, Omaha, NE

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Disrupt the Incumbent

4/20/2020, Webinar

Details: This 90-minute webinar/strategy session will teach you how communicate to government purchasing officers why your product or service is better, faster, and more effective. Eileen Kent, a strategist known as the Federal Sales Sherpa, will teach participants how to dissect a federal contracting situation to identify the incumbents, their clients, their strengths, and their weaknesses. For questions, please contact Jodi Essex at jodir@iastate.edu.

 

POSTPONED: Spring 2020 Internet Marketing Strategy Boot Camp

4/21/2020 - 4/22/2020, Ames, IA

Address: 1805 Collaboration Place

Details: Join us and discover how to take charge of your website and on-line presence to make it the truly effective marketing tool it has to be. Learn what Search Engine Optimization, Search Engine Marketing, Social Media Marketing, Content Development, Web Development Best Practices and Web Site Analytics are and how they can work together to form an Internet Marketing Strategy in this Boot Camp.

 

POSTPONED: Rock Valley Metal Manufacturer's Summit

4/22/2020, Rock Valley, IA

Address: Parkview Event Center, 1303 10th Street

Details: Join Rock Valley Economic Development Corporation and CIRAS for this Lunch and Learn. CIRAS will present how ISU lab resources and CIRAS can be utilized to help Iowa manufacturing generate cost savings, increase development speed, provide root-cause analysis, and enhance product quality.

 

Pella Area Lean Coffee 2020

4/22/2020, Pella, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Webinar: Buy American Act, Berry Amendment, and Trade Agreements Act

4/23/2020, Webinar,

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Details: In this webinar, Joshua Frank will walk you through an extensive, step-by-step process so that you can research your target customers on your own as often as you like. You will learn how to identify your NAICS codes and your SBA size standards; how to quickly search USASpending.gov and locate your competitors’ pricing; and how to use Microsoft Excel pivot tables and make sense of the hundreds of thousands of fields of data. Contact your CIRAS Government Contracting Specialist to attend this webinar at NO COST!

 

Ames Lean Coffee 2020

4/23/2020, Ames, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

FUTURE READY IOWA WEBINAR SERIES:Establishing Registered Apprenticeships in High Schools

4/24/2020, Webinar,

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Details: Registered Apprenticeship programs provide a career pathway for students who want to learn on the job while building a skilled workforce for employers. Learn how to get the ball rolling to establish a Registered Apprenticeship Program at a local area high school. It’s easier than you think! Employers share the innovative strategies they have used to address their challenges for building a skilled workforce. The Future Ready Iowa webinar series connects you with information about the key workforce programs related to the hiring, training, and retaining of a skilled workforce. Employers, educators, job seekers, and community organizations are encouraged to sign up for the monthly webinars. Each webinar will last between 30-45 minutes with time for questions at the end. Each webinar will be recorded and made available on this page if you were unable to attend.

 

Ergonomics (ASC)

4/28/2020, West Des Moines, IA

Address: IISC Office 1501 42nd St STE 100

Details: Repetitive motion and overexertion are the biggest risk factors facing American workers today. We'll show you how to reduce the number and severity of musculoskeletal injuries in your workplace with a practical and effective ergonomics program.

 

Job Safety Analysis (ASC)

4/29/2020, West Des Moines, IA

Address: IISC Office 1501 42nd St STE 100

Details: Job Safety Analysis (JSA) is a proven process for controlling operating hazards and costs. Get a step-by-step overview of the process, and define your role in making it effective. Through lecture, demonstrations, and workshops, you'll learn how to develop and manage a JSA program in your workplace. You'll also learn how to enlist participation from line employees, supervisors, and upper management.

 

POSTPONED: Kaizen the HNI Way - Morning Workshop

4/29/2020, Cedar Rapids, IA

Address: The Kirkwood Hotel, 7725 Kirkwood Blvd SW

Details: Kaizen, from the Japanese word for improvement, is a major part of any Lean management effort. Are you happy with the way yours is working? This half-day event is designed to help continuous improvement teams strengthen their Kaizen processes by observing an Iowa manufacturer who has been refining its technique for more than 30 years. Participants will receive an inside view of the Kaizen process at HNI, a manufacturer of office furniture and hearth products based in Muscatine. Expert trainers will give you useful tools to ensure your Kaizen teams will be success.

 

POSTPONED: Kaizen the HNI Way - Afternoon Workshop

4/29/2020, Cedar Rapids, IA

Address: The Kirkwood Hotel, 7725 Kirkwood Blvd SW

Details: Kaizen, from the Japanese word for improvement, is a major part of any Lean management effort. Are you happy with the way yours is working? This half-day event is designed to help continuous improvement teams strengthen their Kaizen processes by observing an Iowa manufacturer who has been refining its technique for more than 30 years. Participants will receive an inside view of the Kaizen process at HNI, a manufacturer of office furniture and hearth products based in Muscatine. Expert trainers will give you useful tools to ensure your Kaizen teams will be a success.

 

Hazwoper 8 Hour Refresher

4/30/2020, West Des Moines, IA

Address: IISC Office 1501 42nd St STE 100

Details: Annual refresher training is required for the those employees engaged in mandatory and voluntary clean-up of hazardous substances at federal or state national priority list and RCRA sites; as well as, employees working at Treatment, Storage and Disposal (TSD) facilities; and for employees acting as emergency responders to events in which hazardous substances have been released or there is a threat of release of a hazardous substance. OSHA requires employees be refreshed on their responsibilities to maintain their level of competency for their specific level of activity.

 

Webinar: Prospecting for Government Market Opportunities

4/30/2020, Webinar,

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Details: In this webinar, you’ll learn how to easily set up effective and efficient prospecting techniques for finding not only opportunities that are posted to the public but also those that are not. Carroll Bernard will also provide a brief overview of the new Contract Opportunities portal at beta.sam.gov, and discuss some of the websites where agencies publish opportunities outside of this portal. In addition, you’ll learn about PTAC bid lead/ bid matching systems, and how to position your small business within the proper buying channels to gain greater visibility. Contact your CIRAS Government Contracting Specialist to attend this webinar at NO COST!

 

 

May 2020


Safety Training Methods

5/5/2020 - 5/8/2020, West Des Moines, IA

Address: IISC Office 1501 42nd St STE 100

Details: Gain the confidence and skills needed to create, select or evaluate safety training programs that truly engage employees and improve your organization’s safety performance. In four days, you’ll learn how to make educated decisions about the safety training needs of your workforce. You’ll cover needs analysis, performance objectives, instructional strategy and methods, content, delivery evaluation and costs.

 

ILC Webinar - An Introduction to Lean Accounting

5/5/2020, Webinar

Details: Lean is a mindset as much as a management tool. To achieve success, any Lean organization first must develop an effective and efficient management accounting function that complements its financial accounting system. While financial accounting is focused on past activity, Lean Accounting is focused on providing a knowledge base for effectively making decisions about the future. This webinar will help you learn the basics of a Lean accounting system and how to use it.

 

POSTPONED: Writing Federal Proposals

5/5/2020 - 5/6/2020, Clive, IA

Address: Tero International, 1840 NW 118th Street, Outclass Center, Clive, IA 50325

Details: Writing Federal Proposals teaches skills related to planning and writing sections in any portion of a proposal. Participants learn and practice a proven approach to writing compliant, responsive proposal sections for federal customers. Follow the process from kickoff meeting through revisions as your workshop team responds to an actual federal request for proposals.

 

DAS Vendor Orientation

5/6/2020, Des Moines, IA

Address: Hoover Building, Level A, Procurement Conference Room, 1305 E Walnut St, Des Moines, IA

Details: The Department of Administrative Services (DAS) Central Procurement is now offering orientation for vendors interested in doing business with State of Iowa agencies. Contact your CIRAS Government Contracting Specialist to attend this orientation at NO COST!

 

GovCon101

5/7/2020, Webinar

Details: This webinar will give you an introduction to local, state, and federal Government Contracting, and address the various factors you may want to consider before entering this market. We'll discuss how the Government market differs from the commercial market, the pros and cons of servicing this market, how the government buys, and all the various steps required in order to sell to the Government. For questions please contact Mary Zimmerman at maryz@iastate.edu.

 

POSTPONED: Capture Planning: Proven Strategies to Increase RFP Win Rate

5/7/2020, Des Moines, IA

Address: Tero International, 1840 NW 118th Street, Outclass Center, Des Moines, IA 50325

Details: Capture Planning: Proven Strategies to Increase RFP Win rate provides an awareness of disciplines and frameworks that complement our other skills building workshops. When combined with our Writing Federal Proposals workshop, Capture Planning focuses on critical business development context, and activities that occur, before a request for proposals (RFP) is received. Major focus areas include how Federal budget and acquisition processes impact business development planning, the importance of opportunity capture, introduction to how to build a capture plan and selected capture best practices, and important principals and tools for building and managing a strategically-focused business opportunity pipeline.

 

Des Moines Lean Coffee 2020

5/7/2020, Des Moines, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Iowa City Lean Coffee 2020

5/8/2020, Iowa City, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Creating Your Government Marketing Strategy

5/12/2020, Webinar

Details: This webinar will provide information on the overall value of initial and ongoing market research for companies pursuing Government sales. We'll discuss resources available for conducting market research, and will give companies a meaningful starting point for a one-on-one discussion with their counselor for specific market research assistance. This session will provide a framework for companies to locate and define their top targets and what they are buying, and also assist in their marketing and pursuit of government customers. Prerequisite: It is recommended that you participate in GovCon 101, or have had a one-on-one meeting with a CIRAS Government Contracting Specialist prior to attending this session. For questions, please contact Melissa Burant at mburant@iastate.edu.

 

Omaha Lean Coffee 2020

5/15/2020, Omaha, NE

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Principles of Occupational Safety and Health

5/19/2020 - 5/22/2020, Cedar Rapids, IA

Address: Cedar Rapids Marriott 1200 Collins Rd NE

Details: This four-day program is designed to give team leaders, managers, human resource personnel, safety team/committee members, and other employees who are tasked with safety responsibilities a well-balanced understanding of occupational safety and health terminology, principles and practice.

 

DOT Hazmat Training

5/20/2020, West Des Moines, IA

Address: IISC Office 1501 42nd St STE 100

Details: The Department of Transportation under 49 CFR 100-185 identifies employees who require training for the shipment of hazardous materials. Employees that have an affect on the transportation of hazardous materials must be trained before they can conduct any action regarding movement of that material. Training is required initially and repeated every 3 years.

 

Pella Area Lean Coffee 2020

5/20/2020, Pella, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Cedar Valley Lean Coffee 2020

5/20/2020, Waterloo, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Quad Cities Lean Coffee 2020

5/21/2020, Muscatine, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Ames Lean Coffee 2020

5/28/2020, Ames, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

FUTURE READY IOWA WEBINAR SERIES: Registered Apprenticeships in Non-Traditional Fields

5/29/2020, Webinar,

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Details: Registered Apprenticeships are training and education pathways that can help meet the skilled workforce shortage in Iowa while providing great opportunities for Iowans. Registered Apprenticeships are growing in fields such as healthcare, engineering, IT, hospitality and more. Learn how these programs are redefining what it means to be a registered apprentice. ?Employers share the innovative strategies they have used to address their challenges for building a skilled workforce. The Future Ready Iowa webinar series connects you with information about the key workforce programs related to the hiring, training, and retaining of a skilled workforce. Employers, educators, job seekers, and community organizations are encouraged to sign up for the monthly webinars. Each webinar will last between 30-45 minutes with time for questions at the end. Each webinar will be recorded and made available on this page if you were unable to attend.

 

 

June 2020


OSHA 521 Industrial Hygiene

6/2/2020 - 6/5/2020, West Des Moines, IA

Address: IISC Office 1501 42nd St STE 100

Details: This course covers industrial hygiene practices and related OSHA regulations and procedures. Course topics include recognition, evaluation, and control of chemical, physical, biological and ergonomic hazards, Permissible Exposure Limits (PEL), OSHA health standards, respiratory protection, engineering controls, OSHA sampling protocols and strategies, and workplace health program elements.

 

Des Moines Lean Coffee 2020

6/4/2020, Des Moines, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Disrupt the Incumbent

6/8/2020, Webinar

Details: This 90-minute webinar/strategy session will teach you how communicate to government purchasing officers why your product or service is better, faster, and more effective. Eileen Kent, a strategist known as the Federal Sales Sherpa, will teach participants how to dissect a federal contracting situation to identify the incumbents, their clients, their strengths, and their weaknesses. For questions, please contact Jodi Essex at jodir@iastate.edu.

 

OSHA 7125 Combustible Dust

6/9/2020, West Des Moines, IA

Address: IISC Office 1501 42nd St STE 100

Details: This course covers the hazards posed by combustible dust within general industry. The course topics include recognizing the hazards and risks associated with combustible dust, control of electrical installation hazards, and developing controls and strategies to prevent or mitigate combustible dust fires and explosions This course is taught in conjunction with the Great Plains OSHA Education Center.

 

Audiometric Recertification Course

6/10/2020 - 6/12/2020, West Des Moines, IA

Address: IISC Office 1501 42nd St STE 100

Details: This 3-day course meets industry’s need to provide training and certification for certified occupational hearing. This course will be presented with the course outline for accreditation as an occupational hearing conservationist. This course will include exposure to manual and microprocessor audiometers and personal hearing protection and otoscopic screening procedures. Ample time allotments have been provided for practice and counseling to assure registrants opportunity to develop proficiency.

 

Audiometric Recertification Course

6/11/2020, West Des Moines, IA

Address: IISC Office 1501 42nd St STE 100

Details: This re-certification course meets industry’s need to provide training and certification for certified occupational hearing. This course will be presented with the course outline for accreditation as an occupational hearing conservationist. This course will include exposure to manual and microprocessor audiometers and personal hearing protection and otoscopic screening procedures. Ample time allotments have been provided for practice and counseling to assure registrants opportunity to develop proficiency.

 

Blended Human Food PCQI Part 2: Instructor led Course

6/11/2020, Ames, IA

Address: 1805 Collaboration Pl. Suite 2300, Ames, IA 50010

Details: This is a Food Safety Preventive Controls Alliance (FSPCA) class put on by ISU/CIRAS/ANR. It is the second part that is required after the first part online is completed in order to receive your certificate as a Preventive Controls Qualified Individual (PCQI). The FSPCA PCQI class is the only PCQI class recognized by the FDA. Regulations require that companies have a PCQI as set forth by the FDA.

 

Webinar - USACE Rock Island Proposal Tips/Best Practices from Contracting

6/11/2020, Webinar

Details: This webinar, hosted by the Small Business Programs Office and the Contracting Division, will provide contractors with general proposal tips and best practices/lessons learned to assist potential contractors. Attendees will receive first hand information from contract specialists and ideally have some takeaways to improve their submittals and better understand the needs of the contracting office overall.

 

Iowa City Lean Coffee 2020

6/12/2020, Iowa City, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

OSHA 2264 Confined Space

6/16/2020 - 6/18/2020, West Des Moines, IA

Address: IISC Office 1501 42nd St STE 100

Details: This course covers the safety and health hazards associated with permit-required confined space entry. Course topics include recognition of confined space hazards, identification of permit and non-permit required confined spaces, use of instrumentation to evaluate atmospheric hazards, ventilation techniques, development and implementation of a confined space program, proper signage, and training requirements. This course features workshops on permit entry classification, instrumentation, and program development.

 

Pella Area Lean Coffee 2020

6/17/2020, Pella, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Cedar Valley Lean Coffee 2020

6/17/2020, Waterloo, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

CIRAS Digital Manufacturing Lab Powered by Alliant Energy - Lab Tour

6/18/2020, Ames, IA

Details: CIRAS is hosting a June tour of its Digital Manufacturing Lab of up to 18 people who are interested in learning more about its capabilities. Experts from CIRAS and its technology partners will showcase 3D printers, 3D scanners, autonomous vehicles, collaborative robots, and a Scara robot. Come explore the possibilities that come with digital manufacturing technology. Lunch will be served.

 

Quad Cities Lean Coffee 2020

6/18/2020, Muscatine, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Omaha Lean Coffee 2020

6/19/2020, Omaha, NE

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

OSHA 2225 Respiratory Protection

6/23/2020 - 6/26/2020, West Des Moines, IA

Address: IISC Office 1501 42nd St STE 100

Details: This course covers the requirements for the establishment, maintenance, and monitoring of a respiratory protection program. Course topics include terminology, OSHA Respiratory Protection Standards, NIOSH certification, respiratory protection programs, and medical evaluation requirements. This course is taught in conjunction with the Great Plains OSHA Education Center. This course is included in the Special in Safety & Health Certificate Program (SSH).

 

Understanding, Evaluating, and Controlling Noise Hazards

6/25/2020, Davenport, IA

Address: Birchwood Fields, 4620 E 53rd St

Details: This program will review the nature of sound, the way humans hear, and recognizing, identifying, and controlling noise hazards. All attendees will learn and practice how to use a Sound Level Meter, which they are able to keep. This training is designed for all levels of employees that work in manufacturing environments. Supervisors and safety personnel should participate in this basic session before proceeding to the advanced course.?

 

Ames Lean Coffee 2020

6/25/2020, Ames, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

 

July 2020


Des Moines Lean Coffee 2020

7/2/2020, Des Moines, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Iowa City Lean Coffee 2020

7/10/2020, Iowa City, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Blended Human Food PCQI Part 2: Instructor led Course

7/10/2020, Ames, IA

Address: 1805 Collaboration Pl. Suite 2300, Ames, IA 50010

Details: This is a Food Safety Preventive Controls Alliance (FSPCA) class put on by ISU/CIRAS/ANR. It is the second part that is required after the first part online is completed in order to receive your certificate as a Preventive Controls Qualified Individual (PCQI). The FSPCA PCQI class is the only PCQI class recognized by the FDA. Regulations require that companies have a PCQI as set forth by the FDA.

 

Pella Area Lean Coffee 2020

7/15/2020, Pella, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Cedar Valley Lean Coffee 2020

7/15/2020, Waterloo, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Business Strategies: Water Planning To Support Manufacturing Into The Future

7/15/2020, Ames, IA

Address: 1805 Collaboration Pl, Ames, IA 50010

Details: Iowa's water is relatively cheap and appears to be readily available. But, current events indicate Iowa's water supply is at risk! What will happen at your manufacturing facility if there is no clean water to operate? When preparation meets opportunity your business will have a future with the quality and quantity of water necessary to operate. Learn from industry experts how to identify and manage water-related risks for your company. CIRAS' workshop will show you how to develop and implement your plan.

 

Quad Cities Lean Coffee 2020

7/16/2020, Muscatine, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Omaha Lean Coffee 2020

7/17/2020, Omaha, NE

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Ames Lean Coffee 2020

7/23/2020, Ames, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

ISU Business Analytics Symposium

7/23/2020, Des Moines, IA

Address: Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center at the Iowa Events Center

Details: Join us on July 23 for the fifth annual Business Analytics Symposium at the Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center in downtown Des Moines. The Business Analytics Symposium is the premier analytics event in Iowa, with a great lineup of speakers who are on the cutting edge of analytics. We’ve doubled the size of our breakout rooms for 2020, and we’re excited to announce two thought-provoking keynotes.

 

 

August 2020


Des Moines Lean Coffee 2020

8/6/2020, Des Moines, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Iowa City Lean Coffee 2020

8/14/2020, Iowa City, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

ILC Kentucky Lean Tour

8/18/2020 - 8/20/2020, Lexington, KY

Details: Are you curious to see how Lean is practiced at the company that helped create it? The Iowa Lean Consortium's Kentucky Lean Tour will explore the best practices in Lean leadership by taking ILC members on an in-depth walking tour of the largest Toyota plant in the world. Participants will be granted unparalleled access to the factory floor of Toyota's largest plant. You'll get a first-hand view of Toyota's culture of continuous improvement and leadership development programs, and you'll create a tangible action plan on how to take your own Lean program to the next level.

 

Pella Area Lean Coffee 2020

8/19/2020, Pella, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Cedar Valley Lean Coffee 2020

8/19/2020, Waterloo, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

CIRAS Digital Manufacturing Lab Powered by Alliant Energy - Lab Tour

8/20/2020, Ames, IA

Address: 

Details: CIRAS is hosting an August tour of its Digital Manufacturing Lab of up to 18 people who are interested in learning more about its capabilities. Experts from CIRAS and its technology partners will showcase 3D printers, 3D scanners, autonomous vehicles, collaborative robots, and a Scara robot. Come explore the possibilities that come with digital manufacturing technology. Lunch will be served.

 

Quad Cities Lean Coffee 2020

8/20/2020, Muscatine, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Omaha Lean Coffee 2020

8/21/2020, Omaha, NE

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Ames Lean Coffee 2020

8/27/2020, Ames, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

 

September 2020


Des Moines Lean Coffee 2020

9/3/2020, Des Moines, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Iowa City Lean Coffee 2020

9/11/2020, Iowa City, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Blended Human Food PCQI Part 2: Instructor led Course

9/14/2020, Ames, IA

Address: 1805 Collaboration Pl. Suite 2300, Ames, IA 50010

Details: This is a Food Safety Preventive Controls Alliance (FSPCA) class put on by ISU/CIRAS/ANR. It is the second part that is required after the first part online is completed in order to receive your certificate as a Preventive Controls Qualified Individual (PCQI). The FSPCA PCQI class is the only PCQI class recognized by the FDA. Regulations require that companies have a PCQI as set forth by the FDA.

 

Pella Area Lean Coffee 2020

9/16/2020, Pella, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Cedar Valley Lean Coffee 2020

9/16/2020, Waterloo, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Quad Cities Lean Coffee 2020

9/17/2020, Muscatine, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Omaha Lean Coffee 2020

9/18/2020, Omaha, NE

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Ames Lean Coffee 2020

9/24/2020, Ames, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

 

October 2020


Des Moines Lean Coffee 2020

10/1/2020, Des Moines, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Dry & Semi-Dry Sausage Short Course

10/6/2020 - 10/8/2020, Ames, IA

Details: With a focus on the technology of dry and semi-dry sausage processing, short course topics range from lectures on basic meat science to demonstrations of processing techniques. Speakers, nationally and internationally recognized authorities in their fields will provide information about the latest technology available. For questions, contact Brenda Martin at bkmartin@iastate.edu.

 

Iowa City Lean Coffee 2020

10/9/2020, Iowa City, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Quad Cities Lean Coffee 2020

10/15/2020, Muscatine, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Omaha Lean Coffee 2020

10/16/2020, Omaha, NE

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Pella Area Lean Coffee 2020

10/21/2020, Pella, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Cedar Valley Lean Coffee 2020

10/21/2020, Waterloo, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Ames Lean Coffee 2020

10/22/2020, Ames, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

 

November 2020


CIRAS Digital Manufacturing Lab Powered by Alliant Energy - Lab Tour

11/5/2020, Ames, IA

Address: 

Details: CIRAS is hosting a November tour of its Digital Manufacturing Lab of up to 18 people who are interested in learning more about its capabilities. Experts from CIRAS and its technology partners will showcase 3D printers, 3D scanners, autonomous vehicles, collaborative robots, and a Scara robot. Come explore the possibilities that come with digital manufacturing technology. Lunch will be served.

 

Des Moines Lean Coffee 2020

11/5/2020, Des Moines, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Iowa City Lean Coffee 2020

11/13/2020, Iowa City, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Pella Area Lean Coffee 2020

11/18/2020, Pella, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Cedar Valley Lean Coffee 2020

11/18/2020, Waterloo, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Ames Lean Coffee 2020

11/19/2020, Ames, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Quad Cities Lean Coffee 2020

11/19/2020, Muscatine, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Omaha Lean Coffee 2020

11/20/2020, Omaha, NE

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

 

December 2020


Des Moines Lean Coffee 2020

12/3/2020, Des Moines, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Blended Human Food PCQI Part 2: Instructor led Course

12/7/2020, Ames, IA

Address: 1805 Collaboration Pl. Suite 2300, Ames, IA 50010

Details: This is a Food Safety Preventive Controls Alliance (FSPCA) class put on by ISU/CIRAS/ANR. It is the second part that is required after the first part online is completed in order to receive your certificate as a Preventive Controls Qualified Individual (PCQI). The FSPCA PCQI class is the only PCQI class recognized by the FDA. Regulations require that companies have a PCQI as set forth by the FDA.

 

Iowa City Lean Coffee 2020

12/11/2020, Iowa City, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Pella Area Lean Coffee 2020

12/16/2020, Pella, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Cedar Valley Lean Coffee 2020

12/16/2020, Waterloo, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Ames Lean Coffee 2020

12/17/2020, Ames, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Quad Cities Lean Coffee 2020

12/17/2020, Muscatine, IA

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.

 

Omaha Lean Coffee 2020

12/18/2020, Omaha, NE

Address: TBD: Check Registration Link For Details

Details: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations are directed and productive. Learn more about Lean Coffee HERE. Lean Coffee is open to members and non-members of the Iowa Lean Consortium (ILC) and there is no fee to attend. Learn more about joining the ILC here: http://www.iowalean.org/join-us.