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A study on impact of the UN decade of education for sustainable development on Industrial engineering education
(Dirección y Organización, 2015)
The Millennium Development Goals and Production Engineering training
Purpose – The search for a more sustainable society depends on more sustainable organisations and, as such, Production (Industrial) Engineering may contribute to this process through the training of professionals with a ...
Decarbonisation of operations management – looking back, moving forward: a review and implications for the production research community
This paper systematically analyses the vital motivations, drivers and barriers to the adoption of low-carbon operations management practices in response to climate change, highlighting the implications for the International ...
Enhancing future skills and entrepreneurship : 3rd indo-german conference on sustainability in engineering
The 3rd Indo-German Conference on Sustainability in Engineering: Enhancing future Skills and Entrepreneurship aims at raising awareness, providing hands-on training, and sharing the latest knowledge in the areas of ...
Maturation of sustainability in engineering faculties - From emerging issue to strategy?
(Elsevier SCI Ltd, 2018)
Although higher Education Institutions (HEIs) have seen a blossoming of sustainability initiatives of various kinds in recent years, the variety of institutional and socio-economic contexts brings about an equally plural ...
Sustainable engineering and Internet of Things (IoT): Trends and perspectives
(Cartagena de Indias, 2020-07)
Internet of Things – IoT appeared in the forecast of engineering three decades ago. Since then, a vast range of applications has been developed in industrial, urban, and rural matters, where one of the most relevant issues ...
Exploring the inclusion of sustainability into strategy and management control systems in peruvian manufacturing enterprises
The aim of this work is to explore the incorporation of sustainability into strategy and management control systems (MCSs) in Peruvian manufacturing enterprises in the plastics sector. The study focuses on identifying and ...
Sistema produto-serviço sustentável (SPSS) e seus modelos de negócio: uma proposta de categorização
(Universidade Tecnológica Federal do ParanáCuritibaBrasilPrograma de Pós-Graduação em Tecnologia e SociedadeUTFPR, 2017-08-28)
Several changes occur in the contemporaneous society, in several areas of knowledge. The impacts produced generated in the last years due to technologies recently appeared, provoked significantly the society’s way of life. ...