The Concepts of Operations programme of Finnish TEKES organized a visit tour in Japan April 2010. The group consisting of Finnish industrial managers and academics visited some interesting companies. According to visit report the hot topics are eco-efficient production, cellular manufacturing and robotics. The bullets below show a link to some interesting presetations.
- "Benchmark study: Open innovation model driving for a new R&D Paradigm ? Japan at Crossroads?", Mr. Iwadare, Nomura Research Institute, Ltd.
- "Benchmark Study: Digital Product Process - State of the art in Japan", Tatsuaki Koga, Nomura Research Institute, Ltd.
- "Hybrid thinking for achieving good operations management and supply chain management", Professor Hirakawa, Faculty of Science and Technology, Tokyo University of Science
- "Fujitsu Group Environmental Policy and Activities - Role of ICT Company in Global Environmental Issues" Mr. Kutami, General Manager, Fujitsu Ltd.Enjoy!