How data science can provide nourishment and food security

Analytics boosts food banks’ efforts in fundraising, distribution processes
By Rahul Srinivas Sucharitha and Seokcheon Lee

Joint planning of key tasks to fill customer demand at the lowest cost

CPFR boosts efficiency by sharing information with partners along supply chain
By Steve Greene

Post-pandemic transformational leadership: Resilience, recovery and renewal

Emphasizing knowledge-sharing, employee ideas offer path to success
By Mostafa Sayyadi and Michael J. Provitera

An earful of ideas: 3 seasons of Problem Solved

IISE podcast has continued to grow worldwide since 2019 launch
Compiled by David Brandt, Keith Albertson and Michael Hughes


Top stories in this month's news from the field

  • Doll aimed to launch girls into STEM, space careers
  • Georgia Tech team works on robot to help care for fruit trees
  • Robotic cats found to improve mood, behavior for senior care residents
  • AI model is learning to smell that smell
  • Great Britain's RAF experiments with autonomous delivery vehicle at air base
  • Older workers will stay on if satisfied with job
  • Pittsburgh celebrates a century of IE education
  • Book of the month: Compassionate Leadership: How to Do Hard Things in a Human Way


Performance by Kevin McManus

Earning your keep

Management by Steve Snelling

Projects’ early warning signs, corrective actions

Innovation by Nabil Nasr

No EV revolution without circular economy

Career Enhancement by Caitlin Kenney

Paving a path to professional independence


This month in IISE news ...

Prepare to cast your ballots for IISE leaders

IISE members can help shape the future of the Institute in 2022 and beyond by selecting new leaders to the Institute’s Board of Trustees. Read what the candidates have to say in The Institute from the December issue.

View the latest flipbook version of ISE for the December 2021 issue.

ISE magazine - December 2021


December 2021 issue

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2021 Winning Videos:
Inspiring Future ISEs

First Place ($1,000 Prize):
University of California-Berkeley

Second Place ($500 Prize):
Universidad de las Américas Puebla, Mexico

Third Place ($300 Prize):
Purdue University