Member Spotlight - ISEs on the move and making a difference

Learn more about Siqian Shen by clicking on the image above. Shen recently wrote a report outlining possible solutions to the COVID-19 crisis in operations models for retail.

Restarting companies and the economy

The historic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has created a fresh set of disruptive challenges. The supply chain infrastructure must be in place to restart business operations, according to Jim Tompkins in the July issue of ISE .

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Online refresher courses garner a 5-star review from early participant. Click on image for details. Register now and get in on the action! 

Mark your calendar - new fall dates for Annual Conference 2020!

Peer-reviewed journals for ISEs

Looking for the latest research in the ISE field? Look no further than IISE's peer-reviewed journals. Click on the image for details. 


  • Columbia engineers receive $2M grant for power grid risk dashboard

    IE professor Agostino Capponi: "We are challenging existing practices by bringing operations research methods…into the hard-core engineering domain of power engineering.”

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  • Six ways innovations are helping in the pandemic

    From restaurant deliveries to cleaning, field of robotics leads the way.

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  • Iowa State & John Deere advance research in hybrid manufacturing

    IISE member and professor Matt Frank works with researchers at John Deere, an IISE corporate partner, on an assignment that combines design and manufacturing.

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  • Job outlook for recent college grads

    Industrial Engineer among the top 8 jobs to target in the current economic climate.

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IISE 2020 IAB YouTube Video Contest Winner: What are you waiting for?

Women are “natural problem-solvers, innovative thinkers and dedicated professionals,” as stated in a student video from a University of Miami team that won top prize in the 2020 Industry Advisory Board YouTube Video Contest. Watch the 1st place video above to learn more and read the June issue of ISE magazine online, which focuses on the roles and experiences of women in STEM. And don't forget - Women in Engineering Day is June 23.

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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 - July 2020

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.