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Fall 2020 Industrial Engineering and Operations Research E4111 section 001
OPERATIONS CONSULTING

Call Number 11443
Day & Time
Location
R 7:10pm-9:40pm
417 International Affairs Building
Points 0
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Soulaymane Kachani
Type LECTURE
Method of Instruction Hybrid
Course Description Prerequisites: (IEOR E3658) and (IEOR E4307) or (STAT GU4001) and Deterministic Models at the level of IEOR E3608 or IEOR E4004, or instructor permission. This course is for MS-MS-E students only. This course aims to develop and harness the modeling, analytical and managerial skills of engineering students and apply them to improve the operations of both service and manufacturing firms. The course is structured as a hands-on laboratory in which students learn by doing on real-world consulting projects (October to May). The student teams focus on identifying, modeling and testing (and sometimes implementing) operational improvements and innovations with high potential to enhance the profitability and/or achieve sustainable competitive advantage for their sponsor companies. The course is targeted toward students planning careers in technical consulting (including operations consulting) and management consulting, or pursuing positions as business analysts in operations, logistics, supply chain and revenue management functions, positions in general management and future entrepreneurs.
Web Site Vergil
Subterm 10/26-12/14 (B)
Department Industrial Engineering and Operations Research
Enrollment 98 students (100 max) as of 8:04AM Saturday, January 23, 2021
Subject Industrial Engineering and Operations Research
Number E4111
Section 001
Division School of Engineering and Applied Science: Graduate
Open To Engineering:Graduate
Campus Morningside
Section key 20203IEOR4111E001

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