MDP on Lean manufacturing and beyond at IIM Kozhikode

Start Date:2011-09-19
End Date:2011-09-20
Event Type:Operations seminar

The program is designed for supervisors, engineers and middle-level managers, who will be taking active part in the Lean Manufacturing efforts of an organization. Even, the Graduate Engineer Trainees (GETs), Management Trainees (MT), the Entrepreneurs and CEOs of small and medium scale organizations, who are novice and having little knowledge about Lean Manufacturing can benefit from this programme.

Event Details:

Residential : Rs. 37,500/-
Non-Residential : Rs. 30,000/-

Program Director(s)
Pof. G. Anand and Prof. Bikram K Bahinipati


Companies around the world are attempting to improve their products and services while at the same time reducing waste and corresponding costs through various means such as Business Process Re-Engineering (BPR), Automation, Six-Sigma, Lean Manufacturing (LM), Reliability Centred Maintenance (RCM), etc. Among these initiatives, the philosophy of Lean Manufacturing has attracted the attention of many industries. Successful implementation of a Lean Manufacturing improves an organization’s market and financial performance. 



Lean Manufacturing

An overview of lean manufacturing: concepts, capabilities and limitations

LM elements – concepts, applications and limitations

Implementation – approach, hurdles and case studies

Assessment – performance measures and methodology

Application of lean in other business processes such as R&D, maintenance

Lean Supply Chain

An overview of supply chain concepts

Impact of LM on supply chain

LM elements for supply chain

Applications and examples


Contact information

Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode,
IIMK Campus P. O.,
Kozhikode 673 570, Kerala , India
Phone: +91-495-2809208, Mobile: 9447100539
Fax : +91-495-2809370, 2803010 and 2803011