Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in Create Account

Jason Chen '12 on the LGO Experience

Jason Chen, Leaders for Global Operations Class of 2012, describes how he built on his control systems background at the US Naval Academy and subsequent nuclear submarine officer experience as an MBA and Engineering Systems student in the LGO program.

Jason describes how LGO and Engineering Systems both provide the holistic ability to analyze complex problems and understand the different aspects of potential solutions. He also talks about one of his favorite MIT courses, Mechanical Assemblies, in which the class took apart a blender to understand how it was designed for manufacturing.

Jason's internship was at the Boeing 787 assembly plant in South Caroline and he describes how his Mechanical Assemblies instructor, Dan Whitney, visited him there and helped him see the Boeing facility using the tools for analysis from the class.

Comments (0)

It looks like no one has posted a comment yet. You can be the first!

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

LGO

LGO

Category: Education | Updated 1 month ago

Created
July 13, 2012 11:35
Category
Tags
License
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
2907 times

More from LGO

Lessons on Leadership and Life Post-LGO — Jim Miller

Lessons on Leadership and Life Post...

Added 4 years ago | 00:59:11 | 37853 views

Benj Christensen, LGO '12, on his Internship at Massachusetts General Hospital

Benj Christensen, LGO '12, on his I...

Added almost 4 years ago | 00:03:27 | 8486 views

David Simchi-Levi and Don Rosenfield on Supply Chain Strategies in the wake of the Japan disaster

David Simchi-Levi and Don Rosenfiel...

Added almost 4 years ago | 00:13:07 | 7336 views

LGO impact at Amazon: Jeff Wilke '93, SVP Consumer Business

LGO impact at Amazon: Jeff Wilke '9...

Added 1 year ago | 00:02:59 | 1324 views

Don Davis Memorial

Don Davis Memorial

Added 4 years ago | 01:30:00 | 5035 views

LGO Internship Impact: Billy Bellows helps Sanofi improve medical device manufacturing quality

LGO Internship Impact: Billy Bellow...

Added almost 2 years ago | 00:05:46 | 2271 views