Vésteinn Sigurjónsson

Vésteinn Sigurjónsson

Educational background

He is originally from Iceland, graduated with an M.Sc. Degree in Industrial Engineering and Management at Linköping University, where he specialized in Operations Management.

Work Experience

He has previously worked as a quality assurance engineer at a consultancy within the digital domain before moving back to academia. Along with that, he has investigated how agile project methods can be applied within production development projects, including coaching, and guiding industrial partners. 

Currently, he is working as an Industrial Doctoral student at Alstom where his focus is analysing workflows and identifying improvements via digitalization. 


He worked for 6 months as a Research Assistant at Jönköping University where he conducted a literature study resulting in a conference paper entitled Exploring the operator’s perspective within changeable and automated manufacturing – A literature review which was accepted for the 55th CIRP-CMS 2022.

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