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GE convenes CEOs, athletes, entrepreneurs and experts for first-of-its-kind leadership event

September 06, 2023

“The Lean Mindset: The Pursuit of Progress” Brings Together Industry Leaders To Discuss The Mindset Shaping The Leaders Of Tomorrow

NEW YORK CITY, N.Y. — September 6, 2023 — GE (NYSE:GE) announced “The Lean Mindset: The Pursuit of Progress,” a first-of-its-kind event for industry leaders to unlock strategies for leadership innovation and efficiency.

Hosted by Chairman and CEO of GE and CEO of GE Aerospace H. Lawrence Culp Jr., the event will convene CEOs, entrepreneurs, athletes, and thought leaders along with GE customers and suppliers to discuss the mindset of continuous improvement.

"Over the past five years, GE’s relentless pursuit of lean has transformed our businesses on our journey to form three independent publicly traded companies,” said Culp. “We created The Lean Mindset event to share across industries and disciplines the incredible impact of a lean mindset in driving performance."

Culp will be joined on stage by GE Vernova CEO Scott Strazik and GE HealthCare CEO Peter J. Arduini, as well as the following leaders during the event:

  • NBA Athlete and Co-Founder & Chairman Ante Inc. Giannis Antetokounmpo
  • Renowned psychologist and author Carol Dweck
  • Ford CEO Jim Farley
  • Film director David Gelb
  • New York City Fire Department (FDNY) 34th Fire Commissioner Laura Kavanagh
  • Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi
  • U.S. Navy Admiral William Lescher
  • Cleveland Clinic’s Dr. Tomislav Mihaljevic and Dr. Lisa Yerian
  • PG&E CEO Patti Poppe
  • Chef and restaurateur Wolfgang Puck
  • Ingersoll Rand Chairman, President & CEO Vicente Reynal

GE will broadcast the event via Bloomberg livestream today starting at 8:45am ET. The livestream can be accessed by visiting: Archived event content will be available after the event here.


About GE

GE (NYSE:GE) rises to the challenge of building a world that works. For more than 130 years, GE has invented the future of industry, and today the company’s dedicated team, leading technology, and global reach and capabilities help the world work more safely, efficiently, and reliably. GE’s people are diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest level of integrity and focus to fulfill GE’s mission and deliver for its customers.

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