Wednesday, 17. January 2018

Harvard Business Review Turkey supports the Industrial Excellence Award Europe competition

A full page ad appeared in this month’s issue of the Harvard Business Review Turkey. Program director is Cem Mercikoğlu, external doctoral student at the Chair of Production Management. Academic...


Tuesday, 16. January 2018

Talk by Dr. Ralf Elsner, CEO Rhenania Group, on Customer Retention in Mail Order Business

On January 16, 2018, Prof. Dr. Ralf Elsner, alumnus of the Chair of Production Management and CEO Rhenania Group in Lahnstein near Koblenz, presented a talk in the MiE program on “Customer Retention...


Thursday, 11. January 2018

New MSc course „The Analytics’ Edge“ presented by Daniel Ringbeck

In this new course “The Analytics’ Edge”, MSc students learn analysis methods for big data. In addition, the programming language R is taught based on realistic group projects; several guest...


Tuesday, 09. January 2018

New MiE course „E-commerce Operations Management“ presented by Prof. Dr. Arnd Huchzermeier

This new course “E-commerce Operations Management” provides students with benchmarks how leading e-commerce startups and companies advance their operational performance through digitalization....


Thursday, 14. December 2017

Dominic Seeberger defends dissertation on "Profiting from Product Returns” successfully

On December 14, 2017, Dominic Alexander Seeberger defended his dissertation successfully. The title of his doctoral thesis is "Profiting from Product Returns: Perspectives on Return Policies,...


Monday, 27. November 2017

Co-Moderation and Talk @ PwC’s Strategy& ‘Enterprise Wide Operational Excellence (EWOE) Colloquium about Digital Operations’

This year’s ‘Enterprise Wide Operational Excellence (EWOE) Colloquium about Digital Operations’, organized by PwC’s Strategy&, took place on Monday in Frankfurt at Tower 185. Peter von...


Monday, 20. November 2017

Working Paper on "Competitive Returns Management" in SSRN’s Top Ten download lists

The Working Paper of Dominic Seeberger, Arnd Huchzermeier and David Schröder "Competitive Returns Management: Why Higher Salvage Value are Not Necessarily Better" is listed in the following...


Monday, 13. November 2017

Human Intelligence versus Artificial Intelligence

Prof. Dr. Arnd Huchzermeier lead a round of discussion on digitalization and smart technologies at the 3rd Industry Summit organized by the business journal Handelsblatt. Participants were Prof....


Thursday, 09. November 2017

Innogy and Sebapharma recognized with ZIRP Sustainability Award 2017 (“Future Businesses”)

On November 8, the sustainability award ceremony of ZIRP took place at the State Chancellery in Mainz. This year, two companies received a prize: Innogy in the category Enterprises and Sebapharma in...


Tuesday, 07. November 2017

Dr. Benoît Chevalier-Roignant (King’s College London) teaches Real Options course

Dr. Benoît Chevalier-Roignant, lecturer for Accounting & Financial Management at King's College London, is teaching the Real Options course from October 30 to December 11, 2017 on the WHU Campus...



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