Meet the ELSS 2018 keynote speakers

Attend and learn from experts in ISE, management, healthcare and academia at the Engineering Lean & Six Sigma Conference, Sept. 24-26, in Atlanta. #ELSS2018

Ready your résumés for virtual career fair in September!

Upcoming job fair helps future ISEs and employers connect. Plan now to participate in the IISE Student Virtual Career Fair, Sept. 26 at 1 p.m. ET.

Humans factor in to future equation

Elon Musk's vision for a successful operation at Tesla is driven by automation and the internet of things, but challenges reveal the need for humans to stay on the job. Read more in the August issue of IISE's award-winning magazine. #ISEmagazine

Make a difference. Change lives.

Nathan Baugh is pursuing his degree in industrial engineering at Clemson University and is the recipient of the A.O. Putnam Memorial Scholarship. Your donation can make a difference in an ISE student's life today.

Mark your calendars!

See you next May 18-21 for the IISE Annual Conference & Expo 2019 at the Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel in Orlando, Florida. Where ISEs unite for education, connection, recognition and innovation. #IISEAnnual2019

Relevant and cutting-edge webinars for free!

IISE members enjoy year-round webinars and a select few are open to the public. Check out the schedule and sign up for convenient hour-long learning at your home or office.


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Inspiring Future ISEs - Winning Video

Enjoy and share the top-finishing video “Only the wISE, will rISE” in IISE's Industry Advisory Board (IAB) 2018 YouTube Video Contest. ITESM Campus Querétaro (Mexico) won the $1,000 prize. Read more about the video and its director Roberto Gutiérrez on page 60 of the May ISE magazine. Winners also included University of Jordan for the $500 prize and Oregon State University for the $300 prize.

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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 - August 2018

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.