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.

Designing the Evolution of an Ergonomist

Presented by Applied Ergonomics Conference Committee - OPEN TO ALL
Jan. 9, 3 p.m. Eastern time

Presenter: Camille Major, project manager, Chevron

Has the evolution of an ergonomist occurred by design or happenstance? Meeting business needs can support our personal career goals if we know how to identify our own value metrics and develop a strategy. No longer is our role static and unchanging. Fluid, flexible and adaptable is the new ergonomist of the future. Join us for a dynamic case study in motion.

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Creating and Ensuring Superior Client Experience

Presented by Chapter No. 1, The Service Systems Engineering Community in IISE, SEMS, CISE and IAB - OPEN TO ALL
Jan. 15, 12 p.m. Eastern time

Presenter: Sreekanth Ramakrishnan, Senior Data Scientist, IBM Corp.

During this webinar, the presenter will discuss approaches that organizations can take to ensure superior client (customer, stakeholder) experience. He will build on his work and presentation in 2012 for IISE that focused on cultural modeling and shaping to support lean transformation effectiveness and improved outcomes for organizations.

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Real-time Thermal Rating: Monitoring and Application in Power Systems

Presented by Energy Division
Jan. 17, 2 p.m. Eastern time

Real-time thermal rating (RTTR) is a smart grid technology that can significantly improve the utilization of existing transmission and distribution systems infrastructure by allowing the ratings of electrical conductors and equipment to be increased based on real-time weather information. 

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The Impact of Industry 4.0 on Business Models

Presented by Chapter No. 1, Manufacturing and Design Division and CISE - OPEN TO ALL
Jan. 22, 12 p.m. Eastern time

Presenters: Thorsten Wuest, West Virginia University and D. Scott Sink, Ph.D., P.E., The Ohio State University

On Oct. 11, IISE hosted a webinar that introduced Industry 4.0 and launched a webinar series on this very broad and important subject. This next webinar will example the impact of Industry 4.0 on business models; more specifically product service systems, servitization, and smart services.

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Accelerate Your Career: Professional Licensure

Presented by IISE PE Exam Committee - OPEN TO ALL
Jan. 24, 2 p.m. Eastern time

Presenter: Caitlin Kenney, systems engineer, International Systems Management Corp.

This webinar will present the features and benefits of becoming a licensed professional engineer (PE) in the industrial and systems discipline. The webinar will introduce licensure, the differences from a certificate, explain why you should become a professional engineer and the benefits that accrue from it.

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Examples of Simulation Analysis Power

Presented by Modeling and Simulation Division
Jan. 31, 2 p.m. Eastern time

Presenter: Edward J. Williams, senior simulation analyst, PMC

This webcast will describe 3 highly diverse applications of discrete-event process simulation, demonstrating its correct practice, pitfalls to avoid, and capabilities of analysis and contributions to fully informed managerial decision-making.

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