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Steve EppingerProf. Steve Eppinger is the Professor of Management Science & Engineering Systems as well as the Co-director for the System Design & Management Program. His research efforts are applied to improving product design and development practices. Conducted within MIT's Center for Innovation in Product Development, his work focuses on organizing complex design processes in order to accelerate industrial practices, and has been applied primarily in the automotive, electronics, aerospace, and equipment industries.
"Faculty videos, real examples, case studies, and assignments were very helpful in providing a better understanding of design thinking."
— Ramesh Arora, Assistant General Manager, TATA Power, India
"By far the first lesson was the most important lesson. That framework has steered the direction of the entire course and is absolutely critical to remember throughout the entire design process. Today, I'm leveraging that framework at my job to question the value/innovation that we provide with our marketing channels."
— Kevin Ly, Associate Director Commercial Analytics, Bristol Myers Squibb, New Jersey
"The course content and the collaboration with peers worldwide was a great learning experience. The outcome within a couple of weeks was astonishing!"
— Andreas Cem Vogt, Business Process Principal, Salesforce, Germany
"The examples that were used to illustrate the different aspects of product development were extremely helpful."
— Jenny Brown, UX & Product Development Specialist, Digital Incubation Center, Qatar