by Jorge Cham
Subject:   Interactive Learning: Games and Simulations for Teaching of Manufacturing
Date:   Monday, June 14, 1999
Location:   Flexible Classroom, Meyer Library [look for it in a campus map]
+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Stanford Faculty and PhD Students Interested in Manufacturing - Please note on your calendars ...The Future Professors of Manufacturing will be holding the fourth annual Stanford Workshop on Manufacturing Education on Interactive Learning: Games and Simulations for Teaching of Manufacturing June 14th and 15th, Flexible Classroom, Meyer Library Please visit http://zaragoza.stanford.edu/FPMWorkshop for more information. The workshop is organized by the students and alumni of the Future Professors of Manufacturing program (http://www-sima.stanford.edu/), a special Ph.D. program jointly offered by the School of Engineering and the Graduate School of Business. At this year's workshop, invited participants and outside vendors will present and discuss a range of games and simulations which may be used in courses on manufacturing topics. Interested faculty and students are welcome to attend. The agenda is shown below. Cheryl Druehl firstname.lastname@example.org Planning Committee FPM Curriculm Workshop *************************************************************************** Agenda Interactive Learning: Games and Simulations for Teaching of Manufacturing Stanford Workshop on Manufacturing Education '99 Future Professors of Manufacturing Monday, June 14th, Meyer Library 8:00am - 8:30am Check-In & Continental Breakfast 8:30am - 8:45am Introductions and Review of Agenda 8:45am - 9:45am Fun with Probability Sam Chiu, Stanford University 9:45am - 10:30am Using the Lego Mindstorms Robotic System to teach New Product Development Ely Dahan, MIT 10:30am - 11:00am Break 11:00am - 12:30pm Being a New Professor: Experiences from the Field Preparing for promotion and tenure Jim Bradley, Cornell University Dave Kazmer, University of Massachusetts, Amherst Old course, new course, fitted course: What's my source? Ely Dahan, MIT Glen Schmidt, Georgetown University New professor Q&A break-out sessions 12:30pm - 1:45pm Lunch 1:45pm - 2:30pm An Exercise in Conflicting Measurements David Kazmer, University of Massachusetts, Amherst 2:30pm - 3:00pm Understanding by Feeling: Using Haptics in Education Allison Okamura, Stanford University 3:00pm - 3:15pm Break 3:15pm - 4:15pm Business Practice Environments: the HP NADO case study Haim Mendelson, Stanford University Elizabeth Doty, Bridge Interactive Inc. 4:15pm - 5:00pm What makes a good educational game/simulation? Facilitated by Sanjay Rajagopalan, Stanford University 5:00pm Reception Tuesday, June 15th, Meyer Library 8:00am - 8:30am Continental Breakfast 8:30am - 9:15am Simulation for MBAs Stefanos Zenios, Stanford University 9:15am - 10:00am Launch: The new millennium business game Wendell Gilland, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 10:00am - 10:15am Break 10:15am - 11:00am Using simulation to investigate the costs of different inspection policies Yassar Dessouky, San Jose State University Grant Kimball, ProModel Corporation 11:00am - 11:45am Developing and propagating web-based courseware: The example of Littlefield Technologies Sam Wood, Stanford University 11:45am - 1:45pm Demos and Lunch (See list of demos) 1:45pm - 3:00pm Themes in academe Changes in the academic environment Facilitated by Andy Hargadon, University of Florida Company and faculty interaction - The increasing importance for research, fundraising, and curriculum development Facilitated by Keith Rollag, Stanford University 3:00pm - 3:15pm Break 3:15pm - 3:45pm Themes in academe (continued) Professors as entrepreneurs Facilitated by Mark Martin, Stanford University 3:45pm - 4:30pm Summary Open discussion: review of the workshop; ideas for next year 4:30pm Happy Hour Games & Simulations Demonstrated Business Practice Environments (CD-ROM Case Study) Haim Mendelson & Elizabeth Doty http://gobi.stanford.edu/facultybios/ http://www.bridgeinteractive.com/ EXTEND Benihana Case Simulation Glen Schmidt; Mark Martin http://www.gsb.georgetown.edu/faculty/schmidtg/index.html http://www.stanford.edu/~mvmartin/ Haptics Allison Okamura http://cdr.stanford.edu/CDR/students/allisono.html Littlefield Technologies Sam Wood http://www-gsb.stanford.edu/research/reports/1999/wood_kumar.html http://gobi.stanford.edu/facultybios/ Lego Mindstorms Robotic System Ely Dahan http://www.legomindstorms.com/ http://web.mit.edu/edahan/www/ Manufacturing teaching software/exercises Jim Bradley http://www.gsm.cornell.edu/facultybios/bradley.html ProModel Yasser Dessouky & Grant Kimball http://www.promodel.com/ http://www.engr.sjsu.edu/cise/Faculty/index.html
Event history: Submitted by molinero on 11-Jun-1999;
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