Industrial Engineering & Management (ITM)

Welcome to the internal pages for employees at the School of Industrial Engineering & Management (ITM) at KTH. Please note the difference between the local ITM navigation menu to the left and the top KTH intranet menu shown above.

ITM transitions to remote operations in light of Coronavirus

Until further notice, you should work from home if possible. If you have duties which you believe need to be carried out at KTH (e.g. critical lab-based work), you should contact your Head of Department/Manager.

  • We expect that all employees follow the updates on the KTH web:
  • All teaching must be conducted remotely.
  • All physical meetings must move to digital platforms.
  • KTH closes the access to campus for all students

Adjustments of administration due to Covid-19

The recent developments of the Covid-19 virus, affect the routines and services provided by the ITM Professional Support. We have gathered the most important changes on .

Some of the latest updates:

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Culture in the time of corona

Do you miss going to concerts, museums and exhibitions? Well, you can always check what’s on digitally. Sit back and enjoy cultural venues from your couch. Here’s a few tips to get you started!

Rose Du Preez

Rose Du Preez first with a 
digital defence (from South Africa!) at ITM

Rose Du Preez was the first at ITM to successfully defend her PhD virtually in Zoom. This was done from South Africa – a country where internet connections and a lockdown were challenges to overcome.

Stefan Stenbom in the KTH Library

"We are trained to look for solutions"

In just a few days, KTH switched to remote education. Education is now continuing - despite the corona crisis, says Stefan Stenbom, Researcher in Digital learning, who coordinated the transition.

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A new center for edge computing - TECoSA

On March 26, TECoSA is born, ITM's new competense center. Meet Center Director Martin Törngren, who prepares for a kick off on the web. 

"The main research focus of the center is on how to make edge-based cyber-physical systems (CPS) safe, secure and predictable, “ Martin says.

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Vote for the new ITM School Collegium until April 17

To ensure this influence, KTH has decided that each schools will have a collegium. Now that the Student Offices are physically closed, the voting period is prolonged with a month. Until April 17 you can vote for your favourite. 

Isak Emerick

Big 3D printer ready for its users

Isak Emericks at the department of Industrial Production (IIP) has built a 3D printer from scratch (more than one cubic meter in volume). How did he do it? And what gave him the idea?

Malin Jernbrandt

Overnight transformation to online education

Deputy Head of school, Malin Jernbrandt, writes about the challenges that come with working remotely, about new teaching and examination forms, and about the hard work the school's teachers have put into securing the quality of the education.

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Did you miss out on it?

Every two weeks, ITM Scoop lands in your inbox, which is the school's collective display window for employees. There you will find:

  • news stories
  • important information
  • exciting events
  • tools and support
  • colleagues who deserve attention. 
Photo by Cytonn Photography on Unsplash.

Manage document signatures in pandemic times

The University Director temporarily decides that internally made decisions, agreements or documentation can be handled in alternative ways during the period when homework dominates KTH.

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Last changed: Apr 01, 2020