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Production Management Conference 2016

This year’s edition of the St. Galler Production Management Conference will take place the 18th and 19th October. The motto of the conference in 2016 is "Make or Break". During the conference we want to emphasize the rough but rewarding p…[more]

Workshop Industrie 4.0 - A Management Approach

The objective of the workshop “Industrie 4.0 – A Management Approach” is to deepen understanding of how to deal with Industrie 4.0/Smart Manufacturing as a provider and user. Content of the workshop will be: • Presentation of the benchmarking results…[more]

Industrie 4.0 - From a Managment Perspective (On-Going)

The opportunities and ways of manufacturing are changing worldwide. Different terms like “Internet of Things”, “Smart Manufacturing”, “Industrie 4.0” or “Industrial Internet” show the diversity of concepts of the future production. But all these visions lead to…[more]

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Operational Excellence

Since 2004, the Institute of Technology Management at the University of St.Gallen (ITEM-HSG), Switzerland, and the Transfer Center for Technology Management at the University of St Gallen (TECTEM), Switzerland, are conducting an international…[more]

Global Production Networks

We offer approaches, solutions and the latest research results to your challenges in the field of global manufacturing. "Think global, act local... or global? Focus on the site level and advance local skills and know-how, develop a global…[more]

Smart Manufacturing & Services

Growing product commoditization, more complex customer needs and the search for growth areas drive manufacturing companies to extend their product oriented business models with value adding services. During the last 15 years we have gathered…[more]