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Dr. Lisa Ferguson presents
"My Year with Dr. Eli Goldratt"
About the Webinar: "My Year with Dr. Eli
Goldratt" is a book describing Dr. Lisa Anne Ferguson's experiences
working with Eli as his apprentice from 2007-8. Eliyahu M. Goldratt (1947 –
2011) was an educator, guru to industry, best-selling author and founder of
TOC. His goal in life was to teach the world to think. This webinar provides
attendees with an opportunity to hear part of the book prior to its release.
Time will be devoted to sharing greatest lessons learned from him and humorous
and dramatic stories about their time together.
About the Presenter: Lisa Anne Ferguson, PhD, is
the founder and CEO of Illuminutopia, an organization that is focused on
"Illuminating the way to utopia for individuals, organizations and society
earning a PhD and an MBA, Professor Ferguson taught operations management
full-time at a university business school for ten years and has been teaching
TOC for over 15 years. Dr. Ferguson is the author of the chapter on Strategy
and Tactic tree (STTs) in the TOC handbook published by McGraw-Hill. Dr.
Ferguson is planning to publish in 2013 her book on teaching how to write and
utilize Transformational STTs to enable an organization to successfully achieve
its goal. Until June 2008, Dr. Ferguson spent a year working one-on-one with
Dr. Eli Goldratt, the founder of TOC, as his apprentice in order to learn from
him how to write and further develop her expertise in TOC. Her book titled "My
Year with Dr. Eli Goldratt” will be published within the next several months.
Dr. Ferguson has been involved with the TOC International Certification
Organization (TOCICO) since its inception in 2001 and was a board member from
2008 to 2011. Professor Ferguson is TOCICO certified in Supply Chain Logistics,
Project Management and the Thinking Processes.