Dec 14
Operations Gurukul: Excellence in Manufacturing
03 Dec - 05 Dec
Tata Management Training Centre, 1, Mangaldas Road, Pune 411001
Operations Excellence is an important aspect of today's best-in-class organizations. The drive for revenue growth, search for newer ideas and newer ways of doing things is transforming the manufacturing function. Operations excellence is the dynamic and continuous ability of a firm to build superior capabilities to deal with critical operational challenges in an ever changing environment. In this context, the program aims to build perspectives on how
manufacturing processes and practices are getting integrated into business strategy. The program also aims to help operations managers get a better understanding of various stages of manufacturing excellence and a path to get there. Hence participants will be able to identify and understand a possible & plausible operating environment for an organization, understand how to apply various tools and techniques to achieve excellence in manufacturing, and be able to examine how best-in-class companies build their operational capabilities.
Programme Director
Dr. Rahul More
Mr. Milind Pandit
Programme Co-ordinator
Mr. Christopher Monserrate

This three-day intensive program will cover strategies, approaches, process management tools and techniques that will useful to Senior Manufacturing Managers, Plant Managers and Operations Managers. The key program objectives are to help participants understand:
  • How to build operational excellence as a part of organizational DNA
  • How to build people capability and develop a culture of excellence within the organization
  • How to apply tools, technology and innovation to achieve manufacturing excellence and build a lean organization
  • How to focus on building analytical skills for effective decision making and develop a business innovation model
This program will cover the following key topics:
Theme: Operations Strategy and Operations Excellence
  • Aligning manufacturing strategy with business strategy
  • Stages of manufacturing excellence
  • Operations Excellence Framework
Theme: Process Centricity and Business Canvas Model
  • Stages of process centricity and maturity indicators
  • Building blocks of developing a lean organization
  • Continuous improvement and future completion
Theme: TheTQMway of Achieving Excellence
  • Quality Management
  • Product quality (process control, managing KPIs and daily management) and voice of customer
  • Application of TQM tools and techniques in operations excellence
Theme: Effective Deployment of Operations Strategy and Quantitative Approach
  • Planning and managing for seasonal fluctuations in demand
  • Supply Chain Management
Theme: Operations Excellence through Data Analytics and Data Mining
  •  Inventory management
  •  Network design and strategic impact
Theme: People Capability and Operations Excellence Culture
  • Managing best practices for operations excellence
  • Building people capability and business acumen
Experience Sharing Sessions by business leaders / industry consultants on:
  •  Theory of Constraints
  •  Innovations for manufacturing excellence
  •  Analytical problem solving for effective decision making
The program is designed to broaden participants' perspective on how to build operational excellence for sustainable growth.
  • The content is based on practical applications in a dynamic business environment and enhancing excellence in all processes.
  • It contains elements of case study, discussions, group activities, lectures, and most importantly – experience sharing sessions by professional leaders from industry.
This program has been designed for experienced professionals in manufacturing industries - Manufacturing Managers, Operations Managers, Supply Chain and Inventory Managers with 5 to 7 years of experience. This program will also be helpful for managers who work in various areas of
Quality management and executives who are moving into this role and wish to get a jump start
on the process.

INR Rs. 48000/- + Applicable Tax per participant (includes course fee, cost of instructional material/program kit, participant stay at TMTC, meals etc.)
Double occupancy accommodation will be provided at campus

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