Amazon Exec to Discuss Operations Engineering at the Company

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Monday March 14, 2016
      12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Room 114, Georgia Tech Manufacturing Institute
  • Phone: (404) 894-9100
  • URL: http://www.manufacturing.gatech.edu
  • Email:
  • Fee(s):
    Free
  • Extras:
Contact

Tina Guldberg
Director, Strategic Partnerships
tina.guldberg@gatech.edu
404-385-4950

Summaries

Summary Sentence: Ron Kyslinger will provide participants a look at Amazon's fulfillment and distribution operations and what innovations are in the pipeline. March 14 at GTMI!

Full Summary: Ron Kyslinger will provide participants a look at Amazon's fulfillment and distribution operations and what innovations are in the pipeline. March 14 from 12 to 1 p.m. in Room 114 of the GTMI building! Another excellent installment in the GTMI Manufacturing Lunch Seminar Series.

About Ron Kyslinger

Ron Kyslinger leads a recently formed worldwide operations engineering team at Amazon. The goal of the team is to design the global fulfillment centers and distribution facilities of the future (equipment and processes), while leveraging Amazon’s internal robotics technology to the highest extent possible.

Ron and his team are also developing and setting standards for aligning numerous business units with independent business models. They are working to identify and leverage synergies within the various businesses to decrease overall operating costs and improve corporate profitability. The team is also working to leverage automation throughout Amazon’s operations.

Ron has a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Pittsburgh and a master’s degree in business administration from Central Michigan University.

About GTMI Manufacturing Lunch Seminars

Who: All students, industry partners, faculty and staff are invited. Registration is not required. A light lunch will be served. Free.

When/Where: Session begins at 12 p.m. at the Georgia Tech Manufacturing Institute, Room 114

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Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
Yes
Groups

Georgia Tech Manufacturing Institute (GTMI)

Invited Audience
Undergraduate students, Faculty/Staff, Public, Graduate students
Categories
Seminar/Lecture/Colloquium
Keywords
Georgia Tech Manufacturing Institute (GTMI); Ben Wang; MaRC; ISyE; Manufacturing; Economic Development, manufacturing
Status
  • Created By: Laura Day
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Mar 11, 2016 - 10:17am
  • Last Updated: Apr 13, 2017 - 5:16pm