LEAN CONSTRUCTION Congress will be organized jointly with LEAN IN PUBLIC SECTOR (LIPS) Conference on  May 3-5, 2021.

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Event will be organized fully virtually

Our virtual platform offers you

Easier Networking

  • Using our conference platform you can network and interact with other participants from your home or office.
  • 1-2-1 messages and video calls are available and you can see who is attending.
  • Participants can contact directly our speakers.

Wider Group of participants

  • As the conference is not tied to a certain location, we can reach bigger audience from all over the globe.

Access the material 24/7 also after the event - you won't miss any of our excellent presentations

  • You can watch the presentations and access the material 24/7
  • Platform will stay online after the event for 60 days.


Are you tired of the usual way of doing things? Bad communication, missing details, uncertain schedules and lots of stress. We know that we need to change but how to do it?

Lean Construction Congress & LIPS conference are a three-day event for all doers, leaders and innovators who are not just satisfied with how the things are! If you are either owner, contractor, designer or other service provider, there will be something for you.

Join the compelling workshops on Monday, hear world-class speakers and learn from the latest Finnish hands-on experiences on Tuesday & Wednesday.


In 2019 the Congress attracted 350 participants from all over the globe and received excellent feedback but we ain't settling down as we aim to make the Lean Construction Congress 2021 even better than last time and this time we are also adding the Public Sector perspecitve in the programme!

Join us and you are guaranteed to leave with new ideas and interesting conversations with like-minded people!

Speakers include

Amr Abdel-Azim

Michigan State University

Antti Aaltonen


Tariq Abdelhamid

Michigan State University

Henri Ahoste

Skanska Talonrakennus Oy

Tomi Alanen

Amplit Oy

Lars Albäck

Vastuu Group

Glenn Ballard

UC Berkeley

Marco Binninger


Karin Boström

Scania CV AB

Malcolm Dare

Highways England

Janosch Dlouhy


Hanna Eskelinen


Adam Frandson

DPR Construction

Shervin Hagsheno

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

Riikka Halminen


Jörg Hansmann

Lipsanen Oy

Hans Thomas Holm


Petra Hurme

Keusote (Keski-Uudenmaan sote -kuntayhtymä)

Ossi Inkilä

SRV Rakennus Oy

Per Roger Johansen


Maria Bodingh Johansson

Scania CV AB

Juuso Jääskeläinen

McKinsey & Company

Kari Kaleva

Granlund Oy

Mirette Kangas

YLE (Finnish Broadcasting Company)

Kristiina Kariniemi-Örmälä

Keusote (Keski-Uudenmaan sote -kuntayhtymä)

Atul R. Khanzode

DPR Construction

Petri Korkiakoski

Destia Oy

Mikko Kuitunen

Vincit Oyj

Jussi Kuusela

Amplit Oy

Jerker Lessing

BoKlok Housing AB / Adjunct Professor at Stanford University

Christina Levinson

Lean Construction Advisory Group

Markus Nevalainen

Aalto University

Wiebe Nijdam

Ministry of Infrastructure and Watermanagement (Netherlands)

Alessandro Orsi

Green Building Factory

Ari Pennanen

Haahtela Group

Merja Pesonen

Lukkaroinen Architects

Sakari Pesonen


Pekka Petäjäniemi

Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency

Rafael Sacks

Technion - Israel Institute of Technology

Olli Seppänen

Aalto University

Carl Sirén

HUS kiinteistöt Oy

Renée Smith

A Human Workplace

Ana Álvarez Soto

Universitary Hospital of Bellvitge

Greg Stedman


Jari Taskinen

KaVo Kerr

Keijo Tikkala


Anniina Tirronen

City of Tampere

Juha Valtari


Alain Waha

Buro Happold / Cogital

Rob Walter