How the intelligent enterprise will drive innovation

Blending AI tools, diverse human thought can drive future business creativity
By Joseph Byrum

Cutting travel time can boost warehouse efficiency

Use of circular sequencing and travel nodes improves productivity
By Rolando Vazquez Molina

Enhancing value stream mapping for manufacturing

High-mix, low-volume shops need software toolkit to analyze production
By Shahrukh A. Irani

Getting the models right is key to successful analytics

Predictive data model must be enhanced to respond to change, disruptions
By William E. Hammer Jr.


Top stories in this month's news from the field

  • Spanish startup uses printing technology to create artificial meat
  • Colorado teen has conducted research into safe water, cyberbullying
  • AI could help diagnose schizophrenia
  • Toyota aims for gold with self-driving transit
  • Robot pickers could ease strain and expense of field harvests
  • AI-driven drones can help find lost people
  • Book of the month: Fearless Innovation: A No-Nonsense Guide


Performance by Kevin McManus

In need of ISE heroes

Management by Paul Engle

Prepare now for unprecedented growth

Supply Chain by Jim Tompkins

Supply chain lessons learned from holiday 2020

Career Enhancement by Caitlin Kenney

Perseverance is key to earning PE


This month in IISE news ...

  • Healthcare conference highlights pandemic remedies
  • Annual speakers aim to hit the right (key)notes
  • IISE Fellow Martin-Vega joins NAE class of 2021
  • CHAPTER CHECK-INS: Ohio University, Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico

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ISE magazine - December 2021


December 2021 issue

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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