Close out the year with the gift of giving

Consider donating to the IISE Scholarship fund or the IISE Foundation – both offer tax deductions, while giving via your will won't cost anything now.

Want more money and a better job?

Four industrial engineers explain how earning your professional engineering license can trigger positive results in this feature from the December issue of ISE magazine.

IISE Connect marks its first anniversary

The Institute's online hub for community building and knowledge sharing has reached the end of its kickoff year with excellent growth and participation, and much more to come.

Help clear a path for future ISEs like Clay Ferguson

An IE major at the University of Arkansas, Clay received the CISE Scholarship. You can change lives and create opportunities when you donate to the IISE Scholarship Fund.


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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 - December 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.