Mr. Christian KIND is head of the division Process Management. The relevant areas of his expertise include optimisation of organisations and processes by applying and adapting appropriate methods, organisational changes, and advanced information technologies. He is working on topics such as product creation and design methodologies; business processes management and product life cycle management (PLM) applications. He is member of the directory board of the European EMIRAcle network.
Pr. Lionel ROUCOULES is currently Professor at Arts et Métiers ParisTech Institute in the department of Design, Industrialisation, Risk and Decision. He is head of the LSIS-INSM research team. The context of his research is integrated design and collaborative IT platform in a global PLM vision. He proposed a DFM-synthesis approach which is now part of larger DFX by least commitment modelling concepts supported by a Model Driven Engineering platform for Virtual Product Development.
Written by Caroline Leonard
Date of update December 9, 2013