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Global Perspectives on Lean, Reliability & Maintainability, Stuttgart, Germany

Stuttgart

Engineering in Germany



IES-495 “Global Perspectives on Lean, Reliability
& Maintainability”

Program Details: Spend three weeks studying in Stuttgart, Germany and earn three credits in IE 495 (counts as R&M minor elective with permission of department head).

Where: Stuttgart, Germany

How: If you wish to reserve a spot, please contact Dr. Klaus Blache via email.

Credit Hours: 3 Hours

Program Cost

  • Program fee*: TBD
  • In-state tuition: TBD
  • Out-of-state tuition: TBD
  • *Program fee includes accommodations, all breakfasts, welcome & departure dinners, transportation to tours and all program related excursions.

Program Requirements

  • Sophomore level or higher by program start date
  • Minimum GPA: 2.75
  • Permission of Instructor

Instructors

Klaus Blache
Director of the TCE Reliability & Maintainability Center and Research Professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
kblache@utk.edu

Who should attend?

Appropriate for all engineering and business students.

Textbook:

The Relativity of Continuous Improvement, by Dr. Klaus Blache, 2015

Visit Sites Such As:

Guided walking tour of Stuttgart to experience the historic architecture and scenery;  Festo plant; Mercedes-Benz plant and museum; Strasbourg and Heidelberg for site-seeing—notably the Heidelberg Castle; Porsche museum, the University of Stuttgart, and Kärcher cleaning systems company.

 

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