Upcoming Webinars

Thank you for your interest in IISE's webinars. These free one-hour presentations by knowledgeable professionals and experienced volunteers provide deeper insight into topics and issues involving industrial engineers and industrial engineering-related disciplines.

Most of these webinars are only accessible by IISE members. Those that are open to the public are so noted. To view many of our recordings, you may need to download this codec if the recording does not automatically start. To watch the recordings, users must be able to view Windows Media Files.

Upon request, IISE will award continuing education units (CEUs) to participants who attend the entire webinar. Send your request to cleblanc@iise.org.

IISE members and others qualified to view designated webinars can also review the webinar archive and access past presentations. 

Equipping Leaders to Lead Lean: Developing Effective Coaching Practices

Presented by ELSS Conference Committee - OPEN TO ALL
June 26, 2 p.m. Eastern time

Presenter: Crystal Davis, principal, The Lean Coach, Inc.

Mid-level leaders are thrust into driving change. Many of them have high potential and have demonstrated a capability to perform. They are self -starters, understand the sense of urgency, and often eager to go faster. Many even are huge proponents of continuous improvement. They’ve become zealots of lean. So why are they often frustrated? The webinar will evaluate the effectiveness of leadership development or lack thereof.

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Emory Healthcare's Approach to Clinical Effectiveness

Presented by Society for Health Systems (SHS)
July 12, 2 p.m. Eastern time

Presenter: Greg Esper, M.D., associate professor, Emory University School of Medicine

In 2014, Emory Healthcare sought to reduce our internal cost structure while maintaining and improving quality. The Value Acceleration Program - Clinical Effectiveness (VAP-CE) methodology was successful in reducing our costs by millions and improving outcomes in various service lines. 

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Preventing Workplace Harassment

Society for Engineering & Management Systems (SEMS) - OPEN TO ALL
July 19, 2 p.m. Eastern time

Presenters: James P. (Jim) Carey, human resources leader, and Dave Hare, co-founder, Path Forward

In this webinar, we’ll explore how a toxic organizational culture can overlook or even seem to condone workplace harassment. We will delve into what it takes to create a safe work environment by creating a more constructive organizational culture of high performance and engagement where harassment is simply not tolerated.

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Operational Analytics for Integrated LeanSigma Process Improvement Projects Part IV 

Presented by Presented by Columbus/Eastern Chapter-Region, CISE, Young Professionals - OPEN TO ALL
July 26, 12 p.m. Eastern time

Presenters: Jared Frederici, The Poirier Group and Scott Sink, Ph.D., Ohio State University

Part IV of our Operational Analytics Webinar Series will capstone the first three parts, bring it all together. We will discuss comprehensive case examples of where the Data Manager Role (Part II) and the Decision Support Analyst Role (Part III) come together in DMAIC and/or DCDOV type Process Improvement Projects. We’ll have project leaders on the webinar with us in a panel type format and will engage the audience in Q&A.  

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The Ergonomic Professional's Role Under ADA Title 1

Presented by Applied Ergonomics Society (AES) and AEC Committee - OPEN TO ALL
Aug. 2, 2 p.m. Eastern time

Presenter: Roy Matheson, managing partner, Reasonable Accommodation LLC

This webinar will discuss work measurement techniques supported by recent federal court cases, your role in managing the reasonable accommodation process, the support you can give in direct threat situations and the drafting of acceptable essential function task statements.

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Refining Your Soft Skills to Accelerate Career Progress and Success

Presented by Columbus/Eastern Chapter-Region, CISE, Young Professionals - OPEN TO ALL
Aug. 28, 2 p.m. Eastern time

Presenters: D. Scott Sink, Ph.D., The Ohio State University and David Poirier, The Poirier Group

This webinar is focused on consolidating a great deal of research, experience and wisdom-sharing literature into practical bite-sized chunks, which will help you balance your ISE knowledge and skills with "bedside manner," soft, change leadership and management, and persuasion skills.

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The Fatigue Phenomenon®  

Presented by Applied Ergonomics Society (AES) and AEC Committee - OPEN TO ALL
Sept. 6, 2 p.m. Eastern time

Presenter: Lance S. Perry PE, principal lean director, my ergo365

Fatigue is literally destroying our workers right in front of our eyes. Although it is occurring right in front of us, it is occurring so innocuously that most of us cannot see it. Well-rested, alert employees are critical to safe and productive operations. Virtually everyone experiences some level of fatigue from time to time. 

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