FEATURES

How virtual reality can enhance systems engineering

As remote work increases, online platforms can foster collaboration
By Stephanie G. Fussell

Detecting mental disorders with sensor-based virtual reality

Gaming technology creates environment that simulates lab assessment tests
By Faisal Aqlan and Hui Yang

OPEX startup as an alternative to the lean startup method

How to supplement quick innovation with build, measure, learn
By Jiju Antony, Alexandre Fonseca Torres, Marcelo Machado Fernandes and Willem Salentijn

Using artificial intelligence to detect breast cancer

Machine learning diagnostics offer potential but some obstacles remain
By Avishek Choudhury

Measuring risk by asking: Is it worth it?

Determining acceptable levels of peril is a key role for management
By Douglas R. Handy

THE FRONT LINE

Top stories in this month's news from the field

  • Blockchain could help thwart phony medicine
  • Prototype harvests solar energy while regulating light into a building
  • COVID-19 buying habits creating greater need for inventory space, report says
  • Drones take wing for a more flexible flight
  • Engineering the perfect chocolate chip
  • Go-Pro for bugs offers a new perspective
  • Book of the month: Unleashed: The Unapologetic Leader's Guide to Empowering Everyone Around You

PERSPECTIVES

Performance by Kevin McManus

Acceptable thresholds aren’t sustainable

Management by Paul Engle

Cycle time reduction

Supply Chain by Jim Tompkins

COVID shakes up commercial real estate

Career Enhancement by Caitlin Kenney

The value of a PE for healthcare

Member Forum by Steve Snelling

Jump-starting your career after graduation

THE INSTITUTE

This month in IISE news ...

  • Annual to pack full event into virtual format
  • Nominations for 2021 awards due Dec. 1
  • Lean, AI and a short trip for a lot of learning
  • IISE CEO addresses virtual Kansas City chapter meeting
  • Webinar discusses 'walking the walk' on diversity

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ISE magazine - November 2020

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November 2020 issue

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MULTIMEDIA

2020 Winning Videos:
Inspiring Future ISEs

First Place ($1,000 Prize):
University of Miami

Second Place ($500 Prize):
ITESM Campus Querétaro (Mexico)

Third Place ($300 Prize):
University of Central Florida