Course Description

In today's competitive business landscape, organizations are constantly seeking ways to improve their processes and increase efficiency. One approach that has gained significant attention is Lean methodology, which originated in the manufacturing industry but has since been applied to various service industries as well. This course, "The hidden value – Lean in manufacturing and services," offered by École des Ponts ParisTech in partnership with BCG, will provide you with a comprehensive understanding of Lean principles and how they can be applied in both manufacturing and service settings. Through a combination of lectures, case studies, and interactive exercises, you will learn how to identify and eliminate waste, streamline processes, and improve overall performance. You will also gain insight into the role of leadership and management in implementing Lean practices and fostering a culture of continuous improvement. This course will also cover topics such as strategy and operations, operations management, entrepreneurship, performance management, business process management, business analysis, business psychology, and organizational development, providing you with a well-rounded understanding of Lean