OR-AS' main focus is on Integrated Project Management an Control, but there is more. For example the research on hybrid (meta-)heuristic optimization for single machine, parallel machine and job shop scheduling problems.
The new book "Integrated Project Management and Control" has been presented to the audience at the Technical University of München within the presence of Christian Rauscher, senior editor of Business/Economics at Springer.
Technische Universität München School of Management, Germany
PMS is an international conference series devoted to Project Management and Scheduling. It was inaugurated by the European Working Group on Project Management and Scheduling (EWG), coordinated by Prof. Jan Weglarz from the Poznan University of Technology (Poland). The EWG gathers together more than hundred members, primarily from various European countries.
Dynamic Project Planning at Vlerick Business School
Showing the importance of risk management!
The Project Scheduling Game (PSG) is a well-known game that is used at various universities, business schools and company trainings in order to let participants feel what project control really means. The game is used almost everywhere, from Ghent to London, from China to Suriname, from North to South Europe, and today, at Vlerick Business School.
PSG Extended and tested at University College London
At University College of London, I have the pleasure to teach to a small but excellent group of hard-working and motivated students. As usual, we used the Project Scheduling Game as a tool to learn to cope with project complexity and uncertainty, but we also tested a new extension of our PSG game in class, with promising results. The schedule was as follows: