José Manuel González Varona

José Manuel González Varona
Universidad de Valladolid | UVA · Department of Business Organization and Marketing and Market Research

PhD Indutrial Engineer

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Additive manufacturing of spare parts significantly impacts industrial, social, and environmental aspects. However, a literature review shows that: (i) academic papers on the adoption of additive manufacturing have focused mainly on large companies; (ii) the methods required by SMEs to adopt new technologies differ from those employed by large comp...
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Las grandes empresas están totalmente involucradas en su transformación digital, y en concreto en el desarrollo de proyectos estratégicos de Business Intelligence (BI). Cuentan con una Estrategia Digital y directivos al más alto nivel gestionando el cambio. En las PYMES también se realizan proyectos de BI. En este trabajo se presentan los resultado...
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Digital transformation has become a necessity for SMEs if they want to compete in an increasingly globalized market. The proposed maturity models are not really useful for moving forward, as they have been developed for large companies and are not adapted to the particularities of SMEs. We propose an alternative approach based on individual and org...
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The current increase in e-commerce is generating growing problems in urban areas in terms of both traffic flow (increasing traffic, no parking spaces) and environmental issues (noise, atmospheric pollution, etc.). In parallel, an iconic element of historic districts is disappearing: more and more newspaper kiosks are closing their business as their...
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Purpose: The new competitive environment characterized by innovation and constant change is forcing a new organizational behavior. This requires a digital transformation of SMEs based on collective performance determinants. SMEs have particular characteristics that differentiate them from large companies and a model that allows them to identify, le...
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Project managers need to manage risks throughout the project lifecycle and, thus, need to know how changes in activity durations influence project duration and risk. We propose a new indicator (the Activity Risk Index, ARI) that measures the contribution of each activity to the total project risk while it is underway. In particular, the indicator i...
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Obtaining a viable schedule baseline that meets all project constraints is one of the main issues for project managers. The literature on this topic focuses mainly on methods to obtain schedules that meet resource restrictions and, more recently, financial limitations. The methods provide different viable schedules for the same project, and the sol...
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Earned duration management (EDM) is a methodology for project schedule management (PSM) that can be considered an alternative to earned value management (EVM). EDM provides an estimation of deviations in schedule and a final project duration estimation. There is a key difference between EDM and EVM: In EDM, the value of activities is expressed as w...
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El desarrollo de esta tesis doctoral se inscribe dentro del interés actual de las PYMES por adaptarse a los cambios que se están produciendo en la economía y la sociedad en general, debido a la integración de las nuevas tecnologías digitales. La transformación digital se está convirtiendo en una necesidad y los directivos buscan formas para transfo...
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p>Production planning in 3D printing factories brings new challenges among which the scheduling of parts to be produced stands out. A main issue is to increase the efficiency of the plant and 3D printers productivity. Planning, scheduling, and nesting in 3D printing are recurrent problems in the search for new techniques to promote the development...

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Introduction
José Manuel González Varona currently works at the Department of Business Organization and Marketing and Market Research, Universidad de Valladolid. José Manuel does research in Industrial Organization and Industrial Engineering. Their current project is 'Digital Transformation'. My research focuses on the field of Digital Transformation of SMEs
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October 2017 - present
Universidad de Valladolid
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Effects of maturity and culture in SME´s of Castilla y León (Spain) digital transformation.