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MIT System Design and Management Program (SDM)

The System Design and Management program at MIT combines cutting-edge courses from the MIT Sloan School of Management and MIT’s School of Engineering, enriching the experience with innovative distance learning, flexible matriculation options and an interdisciplinary perspective.

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Applying Systems Thinking to Energy and Sustainability Challenges in Chile

Applying Systems Thinking to Energy...

Added 9 days ago | 00:57:24 | 129 views

Over the past several years, Chile has faced an energy crisis that has impacted virtually all industries in that country. Caused by the scarcity of natural energy resources, tension between developers and conservationists, and a complex ...

'Gap-Filling Organizations': Competing at Speed in a Fast-Moving World

'Gap-Filling Organizations': Compet...

Added 22 days ago | 01:03:23 | 95 views

About the Presentation Determining, documenting, and addressing the gaps between an organization's business requirements for products and services and the systems and capabilities available to achieve them is a challenge common to all i...

Addressing Patient Wait Times with Systems Thinking

Addressing Patient Wait Times with ...

Added 1 month ago | 01:02:39 | 134 views

The problem of prolonged and highly variable patient wait times in hospitals and emergency departments is well researched but as yet unsolved. This webinar will present findings from a 12-month study that explores the use of systems thin...

Virtual SDM Information Session

Virtual SDM Information Session

Added 1 month ago | 00:58:37 | 193 views

About the Presentation: Please join us online for a virtual Information Session on the System Design and Management (SDM) program, which offers a master's degree in engineering and management. You will have the opportunity to learn more...

A Systems Approach to Airport Planning, Design, and Management

A Systems Approach to Airport Plann...

Added 7 months ago | 01:11:31 | 654 views

About the Presentation Airports routinely suffer breakdowns, delays, and disasters that are the exception in other fields. When viewed as systems, airports are relatively simple compared to the aircraft they serve and the global commu...

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