DOPS group presentation

DOPS (Design and Optimisation of Processes and Services) is a research group of the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona Tech, formed by researchers and professionals with a wide and recognized experience in the study, analysis and resolution of organizational problems (design and management of systems that incorporate people and technological elements), through the use of advanced and fully updated knowledge and techniques.

DOPS specializes in problems related to the design and management of the supply chain, including the management of operations within it, in all types of organizations.

The mission of DOPS is to encourage and develop research on the supply chain and thus contribute to the improvement of the economic and environmental efficiency of organizations, specifically with regard to the processes of supply, production, distribution, recovery and remanufacturing or recycling.

DOPS vision includes its consolidation as an international reference group in the research and resolution of supply chain design and management problems.

Among its values stand out the respect for the environment, for working conditions and for equity; the ability to work, commitment, honesty and transparency; and the constant hope to learn and solve new challenges in the best possible way.