Event Details
Event Description

Dear Sir / Madam,

 Madras Management Association – Konrad Adenauer Stiftung

Presents One Day Workshop on


21stApril 2020

09.30 am to 5.00 pm 

V. Vidyasagar
Corporate Trainer


Madras Management Association   
New 240, Pathari Road, (Off Anna Salai)   
Chennai – 600 006  



Shop Floor management in the context of high quality and productivity is always perceived as a real challenge for Managers and Executives in Manufacturing. Leveraging for lean production operations involves meeting high levels of customer demands and expectations in terms of cost and delivery schedules.

Effective Shop Floor Management involves strategic application of a host of management tools and techniques to harness the optimum potential of available workforce and efficiencies of operational systems. Contemporary tools to achieve total quality in manufacturing and final product have become all the more relevant as well as mandatory.

Latest Shop Floor management tools can ensure effective operationalisation and documentation of the manufacturing system and can become a robust structure for accomplishment of organizational goals.


·         Practical approach to application of Shop Floor management Tools.

• To know how one can facilitate continuous improvement in Shop Floor (Kaizen)

• Understand various techniques related to leveraging Quality

·         Gain practical insight on Japanese Shop Floor practices.

• To use Deming and Ishikawa models for cost and waste reduction.

• Organisational Barriers in Shop Floor management and how to overcome them

• How to align Shop Floor plan with supply chains.

·         Recent trends in Shop Floor Management


·         Case studies, best practices and success stories



·         Checklist of Shop Floor Management


Training would be conducted through interactive class room sessions using PPT, case study analysis, experiential role plays, activity charts and other relevant props.

Key Takeaways:  

v  At the end of the workshop, you will be able to:

• To be aware of the scope and applicability of Shop Floor management tools

  To apply effectively Kaizen and other continuous improvement tools and techniques for quality improvement and cost reduction

• To bring about consistency in Manufacturing operations

  To identify areas for Daily Shop Floor management

  To play a key role in facilitating efforts for allround improvements in quality and reduction of waste.

 • To be a forerunner in application of best practices in Quality enhancement related to Shop Floor.

For Whom: 

Managers & Executives in Manufacturing, Quality, Maintenance, Production planning and Stores departments, Consultants from all functional areas.

Facilitator Profile: 

V. Vidyasagar is a Corporate Trainer and Management Consultant. He has been a Trainer for in-house training programmes of leading companies like Air India, Airport Authority of India, Neyveli Lignite Corporation, BSNL, Indian Oil, Chennai Petroleum, TAFE, TI Cycles, India Pistons, Godrej, Chennai Metro, Wipro, Balmer Lawrie and Apollo Hospitals.

He is a certified Master Trainer from Thames Valley University, London, U.K and Singapore Productivity Association. With a basic degree in Mechanical Engineering, he possesses an M. Tech qualification from I. I. T Delhi and a Ph.D in Operations Management.

V. Vidyasagar has experience of conducting more than 3000 workshops and training programmes for Corporates and leading Business Schools. He is also a Visiting Faculty for a number of reputed educational institutions across South India.

Fee Details 


Members of MMA:  Rs. 1,800/- inclusive of GST 18%

For Non-Members:  Rs. 2,950/- inclusive of GST 18%


The fee includes Workshop Kit, Lunch & 2 Time Refreshments.


The cheque/DD to be drawn in favour of "Madras Management Association” payable at Chennai and be sent to:

Madras Management Association MMA Management Center, 
New No.240, Pathari Road (Off Anna Salai), Chennai 600 006.


Please Note:


It may be appreciated that a minimum number of 10 participants would be required for the programme to go through. Kindly bear with us until we receive the necessary nominations for confirmation of the programme and making the payment

Please do not use the default"reply” button to respond to this mail as this is an Automated Software; we request you to send your nomination at the earliest to this mail;

mma@mmachennai.org / head-cce@mmachennai.org

Phone: 044-2829 1133


For further details contact:

Gp Capt Dr R Venkataraman (Retd) Mobile 94447 00068

Sriram Saravanan: 9952019173


Registration starts at 9.00 am and Workshop commences at 09.30 am. Prior registration is necessary. The fee once paid will not be refunded; change in nomination from same organization will be permitted.


We would be pleased to provide any other information required by you and look forward to receiving your nominations for the workshop. 


Thanks & Regards 


Gp Capt R Vijayakumar (Retd), VSM  
Executive Director  
Madras Management Association  
MMA Management Center, New No 240  
Pathari Road (Off Anna Salai)  
Chennai – 600 006  
Tel: 044-28291133/48632711 

E_mail:  mma@mmachennai.org 

Facebook: facebook.com/mmachennai

Instagram: instagram.com/mmachennai

YouTube: youtube.com/c/MadrasManagementAssociationChennai  

Podcast: soundcloud.com/voiceofmma

Twitter: twitter.com/mma_4u

LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/madras-management-association

Website: www.mmachennai.org

Date : 21-04-2020
Time : 09:30 AM - 05:00 PM

Contact Person : Sriram Saravanan

Contact No : 04448632711

E-mail : training@mmachennai.org