News for Faculty

Friday, October 25, 2019

Waterloo hosts second annual CI project showcase for employees

On October 8th, Human Resources hosted the second annual Continuous Improvement (CI) Project Showcase for employees of the University. The showcase had over 12 booths represented by multiple departments within the University of Waterloo in addition to other local institutions, Conestoga College and Wilfrid Laurier University.

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Upcoming continuous improvement projects showcase

Human Resources will be hosting our second Continuous Improvement (CI) projects showcase on Tuesday, October 8th 2019. o register for the event please click here.

This is a great opportunity to learn more about how different departments are using CI tools and methodologies to achieve the most efficient processes and outcomes.

Friday, April 5, 2019

Waterloo Residences and St. Jerome’s present continuous improvement case studies

On March 29, 2019, 80 employees attended a Continuous Improvement (CI) workshop hosted by Human Resources. Ryan King, Manager, Housing Occupancy and Operations, and Kierra Cali, Operations Project Manager from St. Jerome’s University presented on continuous improvement projects they have implemented in their departments.

Thursday, February 21, 2019

2018 Year in Review: CI at the University of Waterloo

During 2018, the University of Waterloo began to ramp up continuous improvement (CI) initiatives which began in 2015 when Waterloo hosted the international Lean in Higher Education Conference.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Kanban Board Workshop held for Waterloo Employees

On October 16th, Human Resources, in partnership with St. Jerome’s University hosted the next in a 2018 series of Lean workshops: Personal Kanban, Mapping your work through Lean.