LFM and SDM Alumni

To Hold Conferences on Oct. 23-24 at MIT

August 18, 2003

Don’t Miss the LFM Alumni Conference and SDM Alumni Conference Oct. 23 & 24, 2003, both on-campus at MIT!

LFM Alumni Conference

This year’s LFM Alumni Conference, entitled “Manufacturing and Beyond: Leadership, Innovation, and the Bottom Line” will be held October 23 – 24, 2003. Speakers include Hank Schacht, former CEO of Lucent, Jim Taylor, Senior VP of Ops for Boston Scientific, Paul Levy, CEO of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and other leaders from industry and academia. The group will also be touring local sites including the Big Dig, Genzyme, several MIT labs, and New Balance.

Register now! The early registration deadline is August 31. For a complete overview of the event, see http://lfmsdm.mit.edu/lfm/conf03/. For any questions, contact this year’s co-chairs, Jim Lawton, LFM ’90 or Jeff Goldberg, LFM ’01.

SDM Alumni Conference

At the same time, but in different location on campus, the SDM Alumni Conference, entitled: “System Engineering: From Principles To Practice" will be held (October 23 – 24). Speakers include Dr. John Ross Snoderly of INCOSE, Prof. David Simchi-Levi, Preston Smith of New Product Dynamics, Prof. Rebecca Henderson, Doug Field, of Segway Corporation, Captain Daven Madsen from National Space Security Architect (NSSA), and David Geiger, Director of Boeing Operations for Rocket Propulsion Systems .

For more information, see the full overview at: http://lfmsdm.mit.edu/sdm/conf03/, or contact Daryl Hunt.