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Simulation Games and Learning in Production Management : IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology - Jens O. Riis

Simulation Games and Learning in Production Management

IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology

By: Jens O. Riis (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 30th April 1995
ISBN: 9780412721007
Number Of Pages: 215

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Over the last few years, games of different types have been successfully used in the teaching of production management and in the introduction of new planning methods and systems in industrial enterprises. Games have been used to explain the dynamic nature of production management and for testing new planning principles. Company-specific games have recently been involved as part of developing new production management systems.

Simulation games in production management - an introductionp. 3
Viewpoints on learning and education with simulation gamesp. 13
Simulation-based training for job shop control (TRAIN-F)p. 29
Overview of the FMS design gamep. 44
Using simulation games within the 'CILSIM' integrated educational framework for the acquisition of problem solving techniques in industrial managementp. 52
Logtime - logistic processes just-in-timep. 65
The ruler game: physical simulation of production activitiesp. 73
Teamwork gamep. 82
Simulation aided planning of work structuresp. 91
New Orsiam Int'l: a progressive management dynamics game focused on operations research and decision sciences in industrial managementp. 105
The shop floor scheduling gamep. 117
The LEGO truck gamep. 127
The CIM game - a role-playing game on integrationp. 134
Tailored order-to-delivery process simulation gamep. 145
ADVANTIG - ADVANced Technology Implementation Gamep. 156
The GTI game at Bang and Olufsen: a powerful and simple means of organizational learningp. 163
The LOGI game - a dynamic modular logistic gamep. 175
Porto Alegre 1994 - game for production managementp. 185
Design of simulation gamesp. 197
Index of contributorsp. 213
Keyword indexp. 214
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ISBN: 9780412721007
ISBN-10: 0412721007
Series: IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 215
Published: 30th April 1995
Publisher: Chapman and Hall
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.4 x 15.6  x 1.4
Weight (kg): 1.1