AGENDA

2020 MRM Summit Agenda
Tuesday, November 3 (Evening)
7-8 p.m. Online Evening Reception
Wednesday, November 4
9-9:30 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks
9:30-10 a.m. Introductions (facilitators, presenters, participants)
10-11 a.m. Educational Session 1:
The widening skills gap in America: Who will keep our automation running?
Greg Folts, Marshall Institute
11-11:05 a.m. break
11:05-11:35 a.m. Breakout Discussion: Skills Gap and Automation
11:35-11:50 a.m. break
11:50 a.m. – 12:50 p.m. Graduate Session 1:
Practical Tips for Leaders to Create Followship in the Shop
Angela Wall, Butterball Foods
12:50-12:55 p.m. break
12:55 – 1:25 p.m. Breakout Discussion: Leadership on the Shop Floor
1:25-2:25 p.m. Lunch
2:25-3:25 p.m. Graduate Session 2:
Develop a Winning PdM Partnership
Chuck Gaskins, Plymouth Tube
3:25-3:30 p.m. break
3:30-4 p.m. Breakout Discussion: PdM Partnership
4-4:15 p.m. break
4:15-4:45 p.m. Feedback Session and Closing Remarks
4:45-5:15 p.m. Afternoon Reception and Networking
Thursday, November 5
9-9:30 a.m. Log on and Welcome
9:30-10:30 a.m. Educational Session 2:
The Many layers of Optimizing PM’s
Steve Gowan, Marshall Institute
10:30-10:35 a.m. break
10:35-11:05 a.m. Breakout Discussion: Optimizing PM’s
11:05-11:20 a.m. break
11:20 a.m. – 12:20 p.m. Graduate Session 3:
Inventory Optimization in Medical Manufacturing
Chad Sandquist, Medical Manufacturing
12:20-12:25 p.m. break
12:25-12:55 p.m. Breakout Discussion: Optimizing Inventory
12:55-1:55 p.m. Lunch
1:55-2:55 p.m. Graduate Session 4:
Using Metrics to Drive Maintenance Process Improvements
Mark Robertson, Land O’ Lakes
2:55-3 p.m. break
3-3:30 p.m. Breakout Discussion: Metrics to Drive Improvement
3:30-4 p.m. Feedback Session and Closing Remarks



Agenda 2019
2019 MRM Summit Presenters
Educational Sessions
Asset ManagementJohn Ross, Senior Facilitator, Marshall Institute
Reliability Foundations - Steve Gowan, Senior Manager, Marshall Institute
Digital Transformation - Greg Folts, President, Marshall Institute
Graduate Presentations
Eliminating Future Failures Through PMO - Tony Leombruno, TPM Champion, Ardagh Group
Building Your Maintenance Organization to Deliver Reliability - Chuck Gaskins, Senior Maintenance Manager, Plymouth Tube Corporation
Using Systems Thinking to Optimize Maintenance Performance - Tracy Strawn, Strategic Advisor, Marshall Institute


2019 Breakout Topics
1. Hiring and developing technical trade skills
2. Ensuring the storeroom has the right parts, at the right time, and in the right quantity
3. Applying root cause analysis to eliminate future failures
4. Optimizing your preventive maintenance program
5. Keeping your CMMS clean to make great decisions


2019 MRM Summit Agenda
Wednesday, September 18
6-7:30 p.m. Check-in and evening reception
Thursday, September 19
7-8 a.m. Check-in and breakfast
8-8:30 a.m. Welcome and opening remarks by the founder of MRM
8:30-8:35 a.m. Break
8:35-9:20 a.m. Educational Session:
Asset Management: An Asset's Life Cycle Cost vs. Value
John Ross, Marshall Institute
9:20-9:30 a.m. Break
9:30-11 a.m. Problem Solving Breakout:
Keeping your CMMS clean to make great decisions
11-11:10 a.m. Break
11:10 a.m. to noon Graduate Presentation:
Eliminating Future Failures Through PMO
Tony Leombruno, Ardagh Group
noon to 12:45 p.m. Lunch
12:45-1 p.m. Open mic Q&A break
1-2:30 p.m. Problem Solving Breakout:
Optimizing your preventive maintenance program
2:30-2:40 p.m. Break
2:40-3:25 p.m. Graduate Presentation:
Building Your Maintenance Organization to Deliver Reliability
Chuck Gaskins, Plymouth Tube Corporation
3:25-3:35 p.m. Break
3:35-5:05 p.m. Problem Solving Breakout:
Hiring and developing technical trade skills
5:05-6:05 p.m. Evening reception with appetizers and drinks
Friday, September 20
7-7:30 a.m. Breakfast
7:30-8:15 a.m. Educational Session:
Reliability Foundations: Why Most People Stumble Out of the Starting Blocks and Never Recover
Steve Gowan, Marshall Institute
8:15-8:25 a.m. Break
8:25-9:55 a.m. Problem Solving Breakout:
Applying root cause analysis to eliminate future failures
9:55-10:05 a.m. Break
10:05-11 a.m. Educational Session:
Using Systems Thinking to Optimize Maintenance Performance
Tracy Strawn, Marshall Institute
11-11:45 a.m. Lunch
11:45 a.m. to noon Open mic Q&A break
noon to 1:30 p.m. Problem Solving Breakout:
Ensuring the storeroom has the right parts, at the right time, and in the right quantity
1:30-1:40 p.m. Break
1:40-2:25 p.m. Educational Session:
Digital Transformation: Digitalization of Maintenance Management and Real Time Solutions
Greg Folts, Marshall Institute
2:25-3:30 p.m. Feedback session and closing remarks