Upcoming Webinars

IISE webinars are FREE one-hour presentations by knowledgeable professionals and experienced volunteers who provide deeper insight into topics and issues involving industrial and systems engineers and ISE-related disciplines.

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IISE will award continuing education units (CEUs) if you attend the entire webinar. Send your request to IISE customer service at cs@iise.org.

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

Webinar Recordings

Why It Matters: Reflections on Practical Leadership

Performance Excellence Webinar
11 a.m. ET June 5
John White, University of Arkansas

John White, Chancellor Emeritus from the University of Arkansas, and past president of IISE, reflects on leadership and key points of his life and distinguished career as an ISE.


Developing a Career "Through Line" (Strategic Path) for ISEs

Performance Excellence Webinar Sponsored by CISE
11 a.m. ET June 15
Presenter: Delia Grenville, Virginia Tech

Delve into the topic of Personal and Professional Mastery. Learn to be more conscious and explicit about how you think through and plan (real time) your career "through line." A great opportunity for young professionals, mid-career ISEs, and all practicing professionals.


Continuing Education in Ergonomics (University Programs)

Presented jointly by the Applied Ergonomics Society (AES) and the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES)
1 p.m. ET June 16
Presenters:Dr. Gary Allread, Sheryl Ulin, PhD, CPE, Julia G. Abate, MSE, CPE

Have you ever thought about where to go to improve your ergonomics knowledge or skills? Is there ergo information you’re seeking but can’t find a resource to provide it? At HFES and AES, we are here to share information from our experts and help you sharpen those skills. In this session, you will learn about three university-based continuing education training programs. Representatives from Ohio State University, University of Michigan, and North Carolina State University will share information about their programs (material, objectives, target audience, format, etc.). You will have an opportunity to ask questions and join in a discussion of the benefits and training needs of those who apply ergonomics in the workplaces.


Analytics-Based Enterprise Performance Management (EPM)

Presented by the IISE Operational Excellence (OpEx) Division
11 a.m. ET July 19
Presenter:Gary Conkins, CPIM

Many organizations are far from where they want and need to be with improving performance. They apply intuition, rather than fact-based data and analytics, when making decisions. Enterprise performance management (EPM) is now viewed as the seamless integration of managerial methods such as strategy execution with a strategy map and its companion balanced scorecard (KPIs) and operational dashboards (PIs); enterprise risk management (ERM); capacity-sensitive driver-based budgets and rolling financial forecasts product / service / channel / customer profitability analysis (using activity-based costing [ABC] principles); supply chain management; lean and Six Sigma quality management for operational improvement; and resource capacity spending planning. This presentation will describe how to complete the full vision of analytics-based enterprise performance management.



This Performance Excellence webinar series will walk you through the Design for Success Performance Measurement Systems process/methodology.

Op Analytics 101: DEFINE – The Foundational Principles and Frameworks

11:30 a.m. ET June 13

Presenter: Scott Sink, IISE Global Performance Excellence Webinar Lead

This is an executive overview of the IISE Operational Analytics Certification Program, the only one in the market like it.


Four Data Analytics Elements for Business Success

11:30 a.m. ET June 22
Prashanth Southekal, Founder, DBP Institute

Learn to improve Business Success using Data Analytics from Southekal’s recent book Analytics Best Practices.


Op Analytics 201: The Concept Design Stage for Building Successful Performance Measurement Systems

11:30 a.m. ET June 27

Presenter: Jared Frederici, The Poirier Group

Migrate from the DEFINE stage to the Concept Design Stage in our Methodology for Building Successful Measurement Systems.


Best Practice Case Studies in Analytics: University Health Network – Toronto

11 a.m. ET July 14

Presenter: Michael Caesar, University Health Network (UHN)

Get an update to the miniseries’ earlier offering showcasing UHN’s outstanding initiatives in digital and analytics.


Op Analytics 301: Data Management Role and Analyst Role

11:30 a.m. ET July 18

Presenter: Jared Frederici, The Poirier Group

Migrate into the DETAILED DESIGN and DEVELOPMENT phase of the Building Successful Performance Measurement Systems Methodology (roadmap). We’ll zoom in on the data management role and the analyst/decision-action support role, as well as sharing examples of how you integrate information portrayal with data warehouse management.