Medtronic Case Analysis

This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomePD Improvement
Describes at least five improvements in PD process that were crucial to turning the company around. Understands how they integrate into an innovation system.

30 pts

This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomePlatform Thinking
Explains what a platform is and the key pros and cons of adopting a platform strategy

25 pts

This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomePlatform in healthcare
Assessment of use of platform viability in healthcare delivery services.

5 pts

This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeNPD process characteristics
Descries key characteristics of new product development processes and how they are unique when compared with management of production processes

10 pts

This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeOrganizational choices for PD
Explains how do the differences identified above impact management policies regarding team structure, performance measurement, process controls and outcome metrics.

10 pts

This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomePresentation
Well organized presentation, concise response to case discussion prompt, creative elements that raise interest in topic, and demonstrates knowledge of the case during Q&A

20 pts

Total Points: 100