An ergonomics metamorphosis at Gulfstream

The jet-maker saves time and money by infusing enthusiasm for ergonomics education into company culture.

Systems Engineers – Transforming Industry and Academia

In this free April 13 webinar from IISE’s Industry Advisory Board, learn how the mental skill of mindfulness can unlock higher levels of creativity and innovation.

Access the IE BoK

The Industrial Engineering Body of Knowledge represents a repository of essential information for the IE field. Find out the concepts you need to know to achieve IE mastery.

Valued and agile product development

The company that gets the right product to the consumer fastest has a competitive edge. Learn how to help your enterprise shorten its product development times.

The new administration

Tim McGlothlin of The Ergonomics Center will be IISE’s new president-elect. He leads a slate of new officers elected by IISE’s professional members in January.


  • IE becomes first black female Air Force three-star general

    USC ISE graduate Stayce Harris becomes the first African-American female to achieve the rank of lieutenant general for the Air Force.

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  • 3-D printing could replace small parts manufacturing

    Experts say that the capability of 3-D printing to produce limited-batch pieces will disrupt the spare parts market.

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  • ASU center receives $1.5M to improve U.S. manufacturing

    Arizona State University joins Industrial Assessment Centers DOE-funded program that aims to improve efficiency in the industry.

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  • New engineering consortium partners with Indiana industry

    A new consortium of Purdue faculty and experts in simulation-based engineering offer partnerships with Indiana manufacturers.

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  • Former IISE fellow and CIEADH member dies at 79

    Frank Tillman, emeritus faculty for the IMSE department at Kansas State University, passed away in February.

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  • IISE member named Imhoff Chair at Arkansas

    Assistant professor at University of Arkansas Ashlea Milburn is the 2017-2018 recipient of the John L. Imhoff Chair in Industrial Engineering.

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IISE highlights the 2016 Ergo Cup® competition!

In this video, companies that participated in the 2016 Ergo Cup® competition are highlighted for their successful ergonomics solutions. Sponsored by the Ergonomics Center of North Carolina and Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at North Carolina State University, the Ergo Cup® presents five awards annually for outstanding solutions through training, engineering and teamwork. Companies highlighted in the 2016 competition include Honda, Coca-Cola and Volkswagen.

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About IISE

Systems world view. Productivity. Efficiency. These are words that describe the distinctive attributes of industrial engineering, and IISE is the world's largest professional society dedicated solely to the support of the industrial engineering profession and individuals involved with improving quality and productivity. Founded in 1948, IISE is an international, nonprofit association that provides leadership for the application, education, training, research, and development of industrial engineering. ISEs figure out a better way to do things and work in a wide array of professional areas, including management, manufacturing, logistics, health systems, retail, service and ergonomics. They influence policy and implementation issues regarding topics such as sustainability, innovation and Six Sigma. And like the profession, ISEs are rooted in the sciences of engineering, the analysis of systems, and the management of people. Join today! 

ISE Magazine

ISE magazine - April 2017

ISE  is the member magazine of IISE. The monthly publication provides information for readers to enhance their careers, improve their organizations' performance and advance the profession's development.