Upcoming Webinars

Thank you for your interest in IISE's webinars. These FREE one-hour presentations by knowledgeable professionals and experienced volunteers provide deeper insight into topics and issues involving industrial engineers and industrial engineering-related disciplines.

Most of these webinars are only accessible by IISE members. Those that are open to the public are so noted. To view many of our recordings, you may need to download this codec if the recording does not automatically start. To watch the recordings, users must be able to view Windows Media Files.

Upon request, IISE will award continuing education units (CEUs) to participants who attend the entire webinar. Send your request to cleblanc@iise.org.

IISE members and others qualified to view designated webinars can also review the webinar archive and access past presentations.

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Best Practices and Tools for Using Standards in Your Lean Process

Presented by ELSS Conference Committee, Laubrass Inc. and G.H. Bishop Global - Open to All
Aug. 22, 2 p.m. Eastern time

Presenter: George Bishop, Laubrass Inc. and G.H. Bishop Global

This webinar will teach you best practices and applications for work measurement and labor standards management. Understand how these techniques can improve your processes. Take away steps to implement at your organization to better plan, predict and manage labor standards for optimized processes. 

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The Next Seven Habits of Highly Effective Young ISE Professionals

Presented by Chapter #1, CISE, Michigan Chapter, IAB, Young Professionals Group, SEMS - Open to All
Aug. 27, 12 p.m. Eastern time

Presenters: Michael Beardsley, law student, Case Western Reserve, Allen Drown, maintenance program task implementation & analysis, United Airlines and Jagjit Singh, senior manager, Discover Home Equity Loans
D. Scott Sink, Ph.D., PE, Ohio State University

This webinar was a session at the recent IISE Annual Conference in Orlando and was extremely well received; 75 attendees, third most popular session in the Performance Excellence Track.

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Motivational Interviewing for Healthcare Leaders

Presented by Society for Health Systems - Open to All
Sept. 4, 12 p.m. Eastern time

Presenter: Mark Graban

Kickoff of a SHS experienced professional deep dive into the application of motivational interviewing in healthcare. Mark Graban will provide a follow-up to his keynote presentation from HSPIC 2019.

The heart of motivational interviewing is the ability to sustain empathy with patients during conversations, rather than being directive. With motivational interviewing care managers can also identify the type of talk that well best serve patients and encourage them to follow their care plans.

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IISE Outstanding Capstone Senior Design Projects

Presented by Chapter 1, CISE, Va Tech ISE, OSU ISE - Open to All
Sept. 10, 12 p.m. Eastern time

Presenters: Talia Zaverdinos, University of Edinburgh; Jad Haj Ali, Virginia Tech; and Guergana Ilieva, Georgia Tech
Moderator: D. Scott Sink, Ph.D., P.E., Ohio State University

The Council on Industrial and Systems Engineering in partnership with ISE at Ohio State and Virginia Tech, launched an Annual Outstanding Capstone Senior Design Project Competition and Award. The top 20 ISE Capstone projects were selected, and a Project Poster Showcase was held in Orlando at the Annual IISE Conference. From those top 20 projects from 15 different ISE departments the top three were selected and they will be the feature of this webinar. 

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Until Automation Does It All – Do Something Now to Protect Workers

Presented by Applied Ergonomics Conference  - Open to All
Sept. 12, 2 p.m. Eastern time

Presenter: Jim Galante, director business development, Southworth Products, Corp.

The overall labor shortage, aging, obesity, high WO costs, coupled with the obstacles of moving to full automation for material handling tasks make this an intriguing presentation.  There are many illustrated examples of how to improve the workplace until automation does it all. 

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