Munich Summer Schools of Applied Sciences

The Journey to Industry 4.0 - From Operational Excellence to Advanced Manufacturing and Smart Supply Chains

July 13th to July 24, 2020

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Company visits make this summer school unique!

The participants of this summer school will get an insight into several companies and learn about their successful methods at first hand. There are few cities more suitable for a program like this anywhere in the world: Munich is one of the leading economic, technological and scientific hubs in Germany. Many world-renowned companies from a wide range of industrial sectors are based here, including BMW, Siemens, MAN and Linde.

In the first week of the summer school companies located in the Munich area will be visited.

In the second week a 4-day tour will take us to 4 different "champions" (leading companies in their business sector) in 4 different parts of southern Germany. During the company visits the participants will have the opportunity to see selected levers for Operational Excellence at work, and will discuss company-specific topics with the managers in charge.

You will receive 6 ECTS for (3 US credits) for the academic content.


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Due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, this summer school will re-start in summer 2022.

Application for 2022

You can apply for summer 2022 mid-December 2021.

Gabriela Vasil
Room: A 23

Tel.: 089 1265-1145
Fax: 089 1265-1140

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Summer School 2020. The updated brochure for 2022 will be online in August 2021.

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