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Wed, 28 Jun 2017 13:14:52 +0000
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Dear colleague,

I am reaching you with this note to invite you to the exclusive learning week MIP (School of Management of Politecnico di Milano) is organizing in Japan next 10th-16thSeptember 2017, on product and process development, and much more!

The idea behind this tour is to share, cross-fertilize, discuss and learn together with Japanese companies how to deal with the so-called lean thinking and how to thrive a lean culture within western companies. This experience is very unique and addresses aspects and challenges linked to innovation, product development, knowledge management, operations management, complex systems management with both a focus on tangible aspects from automotive industry and intangible and cultural aspects from Japanese environment.

The tour consists of a week of company visits, learning experiences, social events, and traditional Japanese activities to be performed within some of the most significant cities in Japan: Nagoya, Yokohama, Kamakura and Tokyo. More information can be found at the following link Attached also the registration steps, additional program information, the brochure and the application form.

CEOs, R&D managers, project managers, top management, and anyone involved in any lean transformation at any organizational level, from any kind of enterprise are welcome to apply.

Feel free to forward this invitation to whoever you believe could be interested to join and learn with us. Given the exclusivity of the initiative limited seats are available and generally a max of 2 people is admitted from the same company. Please, apply soon to guarantee your place! Registrations are open till 20th of July.

Hope you will be able to join us in this adventure and learn together in Japan!



Monica Rossi, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Politecnico di Milano
Department of Management, Economics and Industrial Engineering
Via Lambruschini 4/b 20156 Milano – Italy
Tel. (+39) 02 2399 4837
Cel. (+39) 349 4925809
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Skype: rossimoni

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