IISE’s strategic direction for 2019 and beyond

View IISE’s new Strategic Plan unveiled at the Annual Conference in May. Structured around four pillars, IISE continues to focus on serving the ISE profession.

Register NOW for top Lean & Six Sigma event of the year

Explore innovation, growth and organizational transformation discoveries fueled by LSS thinking. Buy your early-bird ticket by July 31 for #ELSS2019, Sept. 23-25 in Houston.

Listen to IISE's brand new podcast

The first three episodes are available for download on the "Problem Solved" website or your favorite source for podcasts. New episodes are coming soon!

The impact of quality on brand and reputation

Creating a reputation for quality benefits any business, but sometimes protecting the brand doesn’t always lead to financial benefits.

Your job hunt just got easier

Be the first to know about new jobs by signing up for job alerts in the IISE Career Center. Automatically receive an email when new jobs for your search are available. Click here.

Fascinating reads with ISEs front and center

ISE magazine's "What's Your Story?" features ISEs like you on the move and making a difference. Check out page 66 each month for who's doing what to advance the ISE field.


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    Case study explores OU’s efforts to integrate Product Lifecycle Management into its ISE curriculum.

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    "'Flapping wings can scale down almost indefinitely' and still produce sufficient lift force..."

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    How common ergo errors in packaging design can damage the consumer experience.

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Lt. Gen. Stayce D. Harris: A soaring career

This video from the #IISEAnnual2019 features clips of the keynote presentation delivered by Lt. Gen. Stayce D. Harris, the former inspector general (now retired) of the U.S. Air Force. She discusses her long and highly respected military career, the reward of serving her country and the role industrial and systems engineering played in her career track. This video also features an interview by IISE's Michael Hughes in which we also learn more about Harris' experience as a pilot.

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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 - June 2019

ISE is an award-winning monthly member magazine. Quick-reads and in-depth features will help enhance your career and improve an organization's performance.