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- 16th World Productivity Congress and European Productivity Conference. Muir, Andrew // Management Services;Summer2011, Vol. 55 Issue 2, p10
The article discusses the highlights of Day Two of the 16th World Productivity Congress and European Productivity Conference held at Maritim Pine Beach Resort-Convention Centre, Belek-Antalya, Turkey. Its theme was "Productivity at the Crossroads: Creating a Socially, Economically and...
- WCPS - New National Chapters. // Management Services;Dec1994, Vol. 38 Issue 12, p38
The World Confederation of Productivity Science (WCPS) is a fraternal organization which links together national and regional bodies with an interest in the development and promotion of productivity. It works with, rather than in competition with, local organizations and takes no fees from its...
- Regulators, generators discuss teamwork. Gerlat, Allan // Waste News;9/2/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 9, p4
Highlights the Midwest Industrial By-Products Beneficial Use Summit in Chicago, Illinois. Participants of the convention; Exploration of partnership option by the summit leaders; Development of markets for industrial byproducts.
- When Manufacturing is Lean the Rewards Add Up. // Appliance Manufacturer;Nov2002, Vol. 50 Issue 11, p14
Highlights the 2002 Assembly Technology Exposition in Chicago, Illinois. Topics of discussion; Panel participants; Increase of industrial productivity.
- Does Efficiency Lead to Disaster? Heap, J. P. // Management Services;Sep88, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p46
The article presents a letter from the Institute of Management Services chairman, John Heap, published in the August 6, 1988 issue of the journal "Financial Times," with the subject line "Does efficiency lead to disaster?" It stresses on the need for organizations to realize that the real...
- Keynoters set for lean conference. // Industrial Engineer: IE;Jul2007, Vol. 39 Issue 7, p59
The article offers information concerning the events at the Lean and Quality Conference and Expo 2007 to be held at the Crowne Plaza Ravinia Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia on September 24-27, 2007.
- NA2006: The Material Handling & Logistics Show and Conference. // Foundry Management & Technology;Mar2006, Vol. 134 Issue 3, p13
The article highlights the Material Handling and Logistics Show and Conference which will be held in Cleveland, Ohio. More than 400 exhibitors from industry, commerce, and government will display their productivity solutions and offer educational conferences from over 60 countries. The event...
- Europe Launches Photonics2l. Marx, Bridget // Laser Focus World;Jan2006, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p26
The article reports that more than 200 experts from 16 European member states and 120 companies gathered in Brussels, Belgium in early December 2005 for the launch of the European technology platform known as Photonics21. The aim of a technology platform is to generate a common vision across...
- FFTA 2007 Fall Conference Sounds Call. // Official Board Markets;6/23/2007, Vol. 83 Issue 25, p6
The article offers information on the annual fall conference of the Foundation of FTA from November 5-7, 2007 in Nashville, Tennessee.