19
Jan

32nd Annual World Trade Day

  • May 24, 2017
    7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Our partners at Bryant University’s John H. Chafee Center for International Business are presenting the 32nd Annual World Trade Day and Polaris MEP is once again a sponsor. Please plan on joining us on May 24, 2017 at the largest World Trade Day in the region with over 600 participants, 50 presenters, and exciting opportunities to learn more (more…)


31
Mar

Work Instructions that… Work – Lunch & Learn

  • May 25, 2017
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Did you know: Long drawn-out wordy documents are practically useless for developing employee competency There are new technologies available that have improved how work instructions may be communicated to trainees These technologies will also make it possible to use your best employees to do the training and to train employees of different languages Lunch & (more…)


8
May

21st Century Lean – Lunch & Learn

  • June 15, 2017
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Polaris MEP is providing a Lunch and Learn to Rhode Island manufacturers to demonstrate 21st Century Lean Principles (such as KATA) in a fun and easy way so that those attending can translate the Lean language into a tangible speech that is understood at every level of an organization. Did You Know? Only 10% of (more…)


31
Mar

ISO 9001:2015 – Lunch & Learn

  • June 22, 2017
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Did You Know? March 2017 was the deadline for the last ISO 9001:2008 compliance audit. The International Standards Organization has released of its newest version of their ISO 9001 quality standard,  ISO 9001:2015 ISO has added specific risk assessment requirements to companies interested in compliance to ISO certification Companies who achieve and maintain ISO certification have (more…)


19
Apr

Workshop – Can I be Lean in my “Genes”?

  • July 13, 2017
    8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Polaris MEP is providing a half-day interactive workshop to Rhode Island manufacturers to demonstrate Lean Principles and Methodologies to facilitate greater understanding business processes and identify targeted opportunities for growth. Did you know? Lean Methodologies are not just used in the Automotive Industry. Lean can be used at home as well as within any industry (more…)


31
Mar

ISO 9001:2015 Lunch & Learn

  • August 24, 2017
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Did You Know? March 2017 was the deadline for the last ISO 9001:2008 compliance audit. The International Standards Organization has released of its newest version of their ISO 9001 quality standard,  ISO 9001:2015 ISO has added specific risk assessment requirements to companies interested in compliance to ISO certification Companies who achieve and maintain ISO certification have (more…)