Professor, PhD, Docent, i Produktionsteknik
New dates! This much appreciated course will in theory and practice develop the participant’s skill in analyzing and comparing productdevelopment and production systems in different countries. Participants will visit Swedish as well as International companies and on a theoretical base, analyse and discuss product development and production from a global perspective.
Due to the current situation, this course is be cancelled.
A specific application must be submitted Before November 16th 2020 Use this link
A Master’s degree in engineering or currently enrolled as a PhD student in a relevant theme. Selection of participants will be based on the individual application, submitted before application deadline. Selection is based on previous experience in particular regarding the research topic and progress as well as participation in other Production 2030 courses.
The course aims through study visits to manufacturing companies in at least two countries compare and evaluate different production conditions concerning, inter alia, culture, management and leadership, technology, automation level, cost breakdowns, etc., i.e. to create an in depth understanding of product development and production from a global perspective.
Three meetings before the field trip ranging from 2-3 days. One longer visit (dates TBD) and a follow up presentation/reunion day 1 day. In total 5 meetings. All meetings will include field trips and networking events with local industry and researchers. Each course participant will be assigned a theme group where the participant will work on a theme relating to both her/his research topic and the theme region to be visited. Further all participants will be included in groups responsible for:
A successful completion of this course will be judged on the following: