FEATURES

ISE interns pitch in to help move medical scrubs, stat

Georgia Tech students break order logjam while learning from warehouse staff
By Keith Albertson

Finding a silver lining amid the pandemic

Pitt students complete capstone design course for pet food, water industry projects
By Mike Sherwin

Transforming hands-on to a virtual learning experience

Puerto Rico-Mayaguez students adapt to online lab work
By Kevin Jay Kaufman-Ortiz, Victoria Wang-Mora and Lourdes A. Medina

'2020 – It was one heck of a decade'

ISEs are on the front line with solutions after a year of disruptions
By Jim Tompkins

The Sawhney Model: Operational excellence for the people, by the people

Plan’s 4 modules align Industry 4.0 goals with workers’ quality of life
By Rupy Sawhney, Ninad Pradhan, Enrique Macias de Anda and Carla Arbogast

THE FRONT LINE

Top stories in this month's news from the field

  • Machine learning can red-flag suicidal vets
  • Supply chains mobilize for vaccine logistics
  • Robotic blade ‘walker’ can ease wind turbine upkeep
  • Cybersecurity expert urges off-site employees to take precautions
  • An easier way to scrub masks is coming
  • Book of the month: Critical Thinking: Learning from Mistakes and How to Prevent Them

PERSPECTIVES

Performance by Kevin McManus

Keeping a check on virtual bravery

Management by Paul Engle

Culture during challenging times

Health Systems by Ali Hobbs

Rethinking emergency waiting rooms in pandemic

Supply Chain by Jim Tompkins

The mandate of supply chain resilience

IISE Body of Knowledge by Jon Grooms

BoK tools ensure fairness and impartiality

THE INSTITUTE

This month in IISE news ...

  • Go virtual in 2021 with a trio of IISE events
  • Academic, industry leaders from varied backgrounds earn prestigious award
  • IISE’s highest honor receives 10-year support from university
  • YouTube video entries highlight ISE careers

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ISE magazine - December 2021

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December 2021 issue

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MULTIMEDIA

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