Pandemic shutdown sparks innovation at ISE schools

Faculty, students quickly adjust to remote learning, other challenges
By Keith Albertson

Finding sustainability lessons half a world apart

Fashion startup, New Zealand farm put ideas in focus for Southern Cal ISE grad
By Keith Albertson

So you want to be an ISE in healthcare?

Along with problem-solving skills, process improvement pros need clinical know-how
By Ali Hobbs

Overcoming the technology myopia of Industry 4.0

To be effective, IoT automation must be based on a business strategy
By Saip Eren Yilmaz


Top stories in this month's news from the field

  • A 3D-printed organ taken to heart
  • High tech at a slow pace through the tree canopy
  • Working from home not an option for most
  • Fueling the rocket scientists of tomorrow
  • Extreme times call for extreme strategies
  • Wearable tech that won’t go out of style
  • Long-time personal ties matter in supply chains
  • Health engineer: COVID models aid decision-making
  • Book of the month: Project Management in Extreme Situations


Performance by Kevin McManus

Know your aim in life

Management by Paul Engle

Yesterday, today, tomorrow

Innovation by Nabil Nasr

Building manufacturing resilience after COVID-19

IISE Body of Knowledge by Matt Costantino

Blockchain’s impact on supply chain management

Member Forum by Ally DeVall

Student chapter adapts to remote reality


This month in IISE news ...

  • Log on and learn as Annual goes virtual
  • Sign up by Oct. 8 for virtual lean, Six Sigma and AI
  • Connect with IISE on the go via new mobile app
  • ISE article earns annual Azbee award
  • IISE communities stay in touch online
  • Deadline is Sept. 28 for FlexSim competition
  • Ergo experts share pandemic innovation at AEC
  • Rockwell sim teams can win $5K, trip to Canada

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ISE magazine - October 2021


October 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