Making practice perfect in performing arts

An IE brings perfection to scheduling practice at The Juilliard School
By Adam Gagan 

The ins and outs of industrial and systems engineering

IIE President James E. Moore discusses the abundant opportunities for today's students

Manufacturing documentation issues

Choosing the wrong documentation process can waste time and money
By Robert W. McClure 

Every employee, every interaction, every day

Internal processes have a hefty effect on your company's reputation
By George F. Brown Jr. 

Rallying behind lean

Victaulic's transformation took years of hard work
By Dina Manoway


Top stories in this month's industrial engineering news

  • Researchers take leadership lessons from The Transformers
  • China wants restructuring to promote innovation, technology
  • Charging stations reduce time, eliminate cables from powering electric vehicle
  • Unmanned aerial vehicles boost corporate sustainability programs
  • Bar Association panel discusses process improvement for corporate legal
  • New process could jump-start industrial production of nanomaterials
  • Report: Automotive industry needs to develop talent to fill gap
  • Even advocates are creeped out by push for embedded, ingestible devices
  • Book of the month: Value Stream Mapping for the Process Industries by Peter L. King and Jennifer S. King


Performance by Kevin McManus

Lessons from the folded cup

Management by Paul Engle

Cycle time reduction speeds up service

Health Systems by Amanda Mewborn

Multidisciplinary problem-solving

Supply Chain by Jim Tompkins

Reinventing your supply chain


This month in IIE news

The July issue includes a list of award recipients recognized at the IIE Annual Conference and Expo 2015 in Nashville, an IIE volunteer finds getting involved translates directly into his life as a Young Professional, a roster of elected and appointed leaders for IIE's societies and divisions, and some details about sessions and speakers at the IIE Lean and Six Sigma Conference in September.

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

ISE magazine - October 2021


October 2021 issue

Place your ad in the award-winning ISE magazine! Contact IISE Director of Multimedia Sponsorship Sales Trent Sexton at tsexton@iise.org; (770) 349-1100 or visit www.iise.org/advertise.


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