NEW Symposium on March 31 gets ISEs up to speed on AI

In 2020 and beyond, organizations will have to use Artificial Intelligence ... or get left behind. Get ready, register and be in Atlanta March 31 for the IISE AI Symposium.

Go for the IISE Cup today! Submissions accepted through Jan. 31.

Get recognized for innovative, effective ISE principles and practices. Top 3 winning teams announced at the IISE Annual Conference. Enter by Jan. 31.

2020 AND BEYOND: Are we ready for smarter cities?

ISE begins a series 2020 and Beyond with a look at smart city technology and how close it is to gaining widespread use, including at a test track in an Atlanta suburb.

Share your expertise and inspire other ISEs

Share the lessons that paved the way for the professional you've become by becoming a mentor today. Available to members through IISE Connect!

Top conferences for ISEs in 2020

Calling all students and professionals: plan to join your peers at an IISE conference in 2020.

Listen to IISE's brand new podcast

Download and listen to the latest episodes of IISE's new podcast at the "Problem Solved" website or your favorite source for podcasts.

Support the next generation of ISE stars

The IISE Scholarship Fund helps tomorrow’s research fellows and workforce today - like Harold and Inge Marcus  Scholarship winner Kayla Arnsdorff, University of Tennessee. Help a future ISE star with your donation.


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2020 and Beyond: Curiosity Lab

As we head into 2020, advancements in smart city technology are expected to bring the expertise of industrial and systems engineering out of the laboratory and into the public square. Urban communities of the future will rely on internet of things connectivity designed to improve transportation, sustainability, convenience and comfort. One experimental area can be found right outside of IISE headquarters in Peachtree Corners, Georgia. Watch this video to learn more about the Curiosity Lab and click here to read the January issue of ISE magazine.

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About IISE

Systems world view. Productivity. Efficiency. These are words that describe the distinctive attributes of industrial engineering, and IISE is the world's largest professional society dedicated solely to the support of the industrial engineering profession and individuals involved with improving quality and productivity. Founded in 1948, IISE is an international, nonprofit association that provides leadership for the application, education, training, research, and development of industrial engineering. ISEs figure out a better way to do things and work in a wide array of professional areas, including management, manufacturing, logistics, health systems, retail, service and ergonomics. They influence policy and implementation issues regarding topics such as sustainability, innovation and Six Sigma. And like the profession, ISEs are rooted in the sciences of engineering, the analysis of systems, and the management of people. Join today! 

ISE Magazine

ISE magazine - January 2020

ISE is an award-winning monthly member magazine. Quick-reads and in-depth features will help enhance your career and improve an organization's performance.