Better outcomes for industry and the public because systems are engineered using the values of the LeanSSC.


  • Accept the human condition
  • Accept that complexity and uncertainty are natural to knowledge work
  • Achieve better economic outcomes
  • Achieve better sociological outcomes
  • Seek, embrace and question valuable ideas from all disciplines
  • Enhance the speed and depth of positive change through a value-based community


  • Improve and expand the application of Lean Thinking in software and systems engineering
  • Create a knowledge stewardship program to organize existing and emerging intellectual property in Lean Science, Lean Management, and Lean Education.
  • Build a value-based community to accelerate and deepen positive change