INGENJÖR 4.0 — Lifecycle management Product System (I14)

This module will introduce you to lifecycle management of product systems with particular focus on tools and methods, including design guidelines, for making products more environmentally sustainable.

THIS LEARNING MODULE STARTS APRIL 21, 2021

Correspondence regarding the module will be sent to participants at the beginning of April 2021.

DESCRIPTION

Lifecycle management Product System is created for industrialists seeking to increase their understanding and confidence to drive towards more environmentally sustainable product design. The module offers unique perspectives from experts and participants through continuous cross-company collaboration in learning teams that will broaden your learning network and support your work in your organization.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Describe and give examples of environmental aspects and UN’s SDGs that are most relevant to address for Lifecycle management of Product Systems, and give examples on appropriate actions.
  • Have insights into tools and methods, including design guidelines, for sustainable product development and development of products for a circular economy.
  • Be able to describe how theoretical insights can be applied in each participants’ own organizations.

MODULE STRUCTURE

The learning module is a mixture of lectures, webinars, self-studies, exercises, and presentations. Within the module, you will consider your own organization’s products to better understand how the knowledge from this module can be used in your organization.

CONTENT

Five themes covering:

  • Introducing Sustainable Products and Production
  • Assessing sustainability performance of products
  • Sustainable product development
  • Development of products for a circular economy
  • Improving the sustainability performance of products

Expect videos, exercises, reflections that you share with other participants, forums for cross-participant discussions, and much more.

TIME COMMITMENT

The participant is expected to schedule approximately 4 hours over 5 weeks.

THE SCHEDULE

April 19 – The module starts
April 21 – 10:00pm – 11:00pm – Module kick-off Webinar. Meet your learning team for the first time
May 19 – 10:00pm – 12:00pm – Learning Team Presentation Workshop Present and discuss your exercises with your learning team

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

After applying to the module, please secure dates in your calendar to take the learning. When the registration deadline is over, you will be contacted by the module supplier.

A UNIQUE MODULE DEVELOPED IN CO-OPERATION BETWEEN ACADEMIC PARTNERS

The Lifecycle management Product System module was developed with learning expertise and perspectives from Linköping University and Lund University.

APPLICATION FORM

Step 1 of 4

  • Name of Ingenjör 4.0 Pilot run applicant
  • State here your Company AND Department/Division name.
  • Street address/Box, postal number and Town/Ort