Advanced Production System Design

This course will introduce the participants into the advanced methods of production and assembly design. The course combines theoretical and practical knowledge by alternating lectures and company visits. Students will be introduced to different production and assembly organization forms in different industries. Students learn to choose the optimal production planning and control method as well as to decide on automation and digitalization levels. Beyond that students learn different techniques and methods for the optimization of production and assembly systems, such as value stream mapping und lean management principles.