October 22, 2012

Onsite Lecture at Volkswagen Slovakia

On October 18, 2012 the onsite lecture "Production Strategy" at  Volkswagen Slovakia took place.  Dr. Albrecht Reimold, CEO Volkswagen Slovakia welcomed participants and introduced the production strategy of the Volkswagen Slovakia. He is proud about the uniqueness that Volkswagen Slovakia is producing cars for five brands, e.g. Volkswagen, Porsche, Audi, Skoda and Seat. In 2011 Volkswagen Slovakia received the Lean Award in the category OEM. The company is giving also efforts to contribute for the environment. The efforts are rewarded with the Lean and Green Award 2012 in the category OEM. Volkswagen Slovakia tries to be the No. 1 production site in the Volkswagen group and carry its social responsibilities.

After the lecture of production processes and quality assurance the factory tour started from Quality Assurance Lab. Furthermore participants visited the Body shop, the chassis assembly and the final assembly of Audi Q7 and Porsche Cayennes.

At the Q&A session with Dr. Reimold participants gave their impression and the suggestion for the improvement of processes from what they saw during the tour. With the lean activities participants can learn the concept of the Volkswagen's Production strategy with practical examples.

Summarizing the onsite lecture provided participants a deep overview of the Volkswagen's Production strategy. It was a great opportunity for the participants to hear from CEO of the company personally his vision and goal to be the No.1 in the group.

The participants and program team would like to thank Volkswagen Slovakia for the excellent organization and efforts.

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Further Information under: http://automotive.tuwien.ac.at

The development of the MBA Program is supported by the European Regional Development Fund and the Slovak-Austrian cross-border cooperation programme 2007-2013


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