Lean Analytics Association (LAA) is a non-profit organization that helps companies to transform by enabling LEAN THINKING in their INNOVATION PROCESSES.
LAA was founded in Switzerland in 2012 as a spin-off of Ecole Polytechnique Dédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) with a purpose to disseminate and exploit the outcomes of the European Lean Product and Process Development (LeanPPD) project.
For over 4 years, LAA has been actively working and researching the latest advancements in lean thinking for innovation and new product development. Today, LAA has grown beyond the outcomes of LeanPPD project as we develop new solutions, which benefit lean community, our partners and innovation professionals around the world. We are establishing strong foundations for education in areas of product development, integrated innovation, service design, and business optimization.