April 2017 |   Volume: 49 |   Number: 4
The member magazine of the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers
Additive manufacturing has existed for more than three decades and is now evolving into new innovations in automotive, aerospace, healthcare and other sectors
Texas A&M study abroad students connect with Egypt’s Arab Academy of Science, Technology & Maritime Transport IISE chapter and foster international IE relations
We all have the same number of hours a day that Albert Einstein had. We must focus on changing how we use our time rather than seeking more time
An airplane manufacturer demonstrates how proper facility layout is key in creating successful productivity improvement initiatives
Strategic planning is not a one-time event; it’s a common focus for the entire enterprise and must be kept alive to maintain the company outlook
Additive manufacturing can help innovate many sectors, including automotive, aerospace and healthcare
By Mohsen Attaran and Paisley Stidham
Egyptian university IISE chapter welcomes Texas A&M students
Time can’t be managed – you have the same number of hours in a day as Einstein. You can, however, manage yourself
By Stephen C. Harper
Facility redesign fixes your problems with foam, leather and seating
By Raj Sanne
Planning your strategic planning can bring sustainability to the process
By Elaine H. Johns and Ronnie Donaldson
Making a data point
The tale of a business tsunami
‘Haddock’s Eyes’ in healthcare
Take a look at integrated business planning
The December issue includes the nominees for the next IISE board of trustees, and how members can vote. Members will pick the next crop of board members and other leaders. Information includes how to cast a ballot and deadlines for submissions.
View the latest digital version of ISEMarch 2017
"I plan to share eight key lessons learned from our journey and how attendees can learn from our successes and obstacles to improve their own programs." – Ben Zavitz, owner and principal consultant of ErgoHP, describing what he plans to share in his keynote presentation at the 20th Applied Ergonomics Conference in The Institute section of the March issue
Mark Wallace with UPS discusses why his job is the coolest job for an industrial engineer in this December 2014 Web exclusive.
Members of the IISE Atlanta Chapter appear in this October 2014 video to discuss the value of a revitalizing the chapter.
IE interviews the three co-directors of Georgia Tech’s Center for Health and Humanitarian Logistics.