Careers – Webinar archive

Professional Licensure: Examples of ISE Experience

Follow-up from the Jan. 24 webinar. Find out what ISEs' experience looks like for a PE application. Examples will be shared from current ISE PE’s working in various fields.

Accelerate Your Career: Professional Licensure

This webinar will present the features and benefits of becoming a licensed professional engineer (PE) in the industrial and systems discipline. The webinar will introduce licensure, the differences from a certificate, explain why you should become a professional engineer and the benefits that accrue from it.

From Engineer to Leader

"To be a leader in the 21st century, a combination of communication, multitasking and inclusion is required to drive business." (Source: Forbes) This webinar will help you identify those leadership characteristics you currently have and those you want to acquire and develop. With a better understanding of your characteristics you will be a better leader.

How to Write Conference Presentation Objectives

The purpose of a learning objective is to specify a measurable performance. Learning objectives are what the presenter wants his or her participants to learn because of the conference presentation.  A learning objective provides a way to judge when a specific desired performance has been attained.

IISE Continuing Education

Learn the many opportunities to continue your professional development through programs offered by IISE.

PE Licensure for ISEs - The Why and How

This webinar will present the features and benefits of becoming a licensed professional engineer (PE) in the Industrial and Systems Discipline, explaining why you wish to become a professional engineer and the benefits that accrue from it. 

Our Expanding Circles of Systems Engineering Influence

As technology continues to help make our work, and life, systems more tangible by the day, the potential roles for, and influence of, industrial and systems engineers expands as well. In just over 100, we have gone from optimizing the individual elements for specific work tasks to designing algorithms and apps that may help improve the sustainability of our planet.

The Pathway to Obtaining a Professional Engineering License 2015

Get on the right track when you join your peers for this informative webinar. The presenters will answer questions regarding the various steps required to become a licensed professional engineer in the United States. Discover the importance of becoming a licensed professional engineer and how the successful completion of the process can affect your career. Learn the ropes from two leading industrial engineers who can offer insight and advice to help keep your career and professional goals on track.

Coaching and Advising the Next Generation of IEs

Two senior IIE industry speakers, Paul Fearon of Texas Instruments in South Portland, Maine, and Anne Ostlund of Texas Instruments in Dallas, Texas, will talk briefly and answer questions about their experience coaching and advising young professional IEs.

Coaching and Advising Young Industrial Engineering Professionals

Two senior and noteworthy industrial engineers, Ken McClymonds and Tom Tatevasion will be on a panel organized by IIE's Industry Advisory Board to offer coaching and advising to young Industrial Engineering professionals.

Coaching/Advising the Next Generation of IEs

The next webinar in our series of "Coaching/Advising the Next Generation of IEs" will continue in November with the theme and discussion centered on Leadership, Leading teams, and Leading without direct authority.

Advice/ Guidance about Personal Development and Career Options Post-Graduation

This webinar brings together a strong compilation of experiences both in private and in government sectors. The webinar will focus on a series of questions to the panelists who talk about their career experiences and what advice they can provide to young professionals about personal development and career options post-graduation.

Coaching/Advising the Next Generation of IEs

Two senior IIE Industry speakers (Roman Hlutkowsky & Doug Rabeneck) talk briefly about their experiences Coaching and Advising Young Professional IEs - through outside company organizations (like IIE or University IE Departments).

IIE Young Professionals Introduction

This webinar introduced the IIE Young Professionals Committee and included a brief introduction from each committee member (seven representatives). The committee discussed the benefits of being involved as a volunteer within IIE and concluded with current actions and objectives of the committee - highlighting opportunities for involvement within each.

The IIE Young Professionals Committee is a group of Young Professional leaders within IIE charged to identify the needs of IE professionals under the age of 35.

Industrial and Systems Engineers Make a Difference Everywhere (video)


Engineering Careers at Disney (video)


IE and Management Careers

Management is a natural extension of industrial engineering. IEs integrate people, processes, equipment, information and systems to do things better, whether it’s for manufacturing, services, communications, agriculture, or any other field. Learn how IEs can move into management.

Get an IE Job 

This presentation highlights classic distinctions between the nature of a "job" and a "profession." The broader potential for satisfaction as an IE professional is discussed, along with many pointers as to how to expand beyond the duties of your job to your role as an IE professional.