Take Your Manufacturing Capabilities to the Next Level. QBIC’s Lean Manufacturing Program (LMP) – the first of its kind in Qatar – is specifically designed to develop & build the capacity of startups that are aiming to manufacture products & goods in Qatar.


Within this program, entrepreneurs & business owners will gain a thorough, hands-on understanding of the holistic manufacturing process through a series of practical sessions that are based on the lean methodology. Program graduates will leave with the skills and knowledge to efficiently start & scale their operations and grow into the next stage of the production cycle.




Program Structure

LMP3 | 23 May - 7 July 2021

The Lean Manufacturing Program comprises of several key areas of focus, delivered over 6 weeks:

  • Module 1: 23 May – Intro, business modeling and legal (QBIC)
  • Module 2: 30 May – Product Development (Fab-lab)
  • Module 3: 6 June – Marketing and customer validation (QBIC)
  • Module 4: 13 June – Lean Fundamentals (Factory One)
  • Module 5: 20 June – Factory Design (Factory One) – Pitch review (QBIC)
  • Module 6: 27 June – Future Value stream (Factory One) – Financials – Pitching rehearsal
  • Module 7: 4–7 July – Pitching (QBIC)


Why You Should Apply for this Program

  • Actionable, real-world content that is delivered by the leaders of lean methodology training in Qatar – in collaboration with some of the most reputable manufacturing trainers in the world
  • The opportunity to receive the following benefits, as an incubated QBIC factory:
    • Subsidized Factory
    • Office Space
    • Business Coaching
    • Exposure Opportunities



How You Can Join this Program

In order to apply for this program, the ideal candidate must:

  • Be Qatari or a resident of Qatar
  • Have an idea for a manufacturing facility to diversify the local economy
  • Own or be part of a manufacturing business in Qatar
  • Have the vision to develop an innovative product