Best and brightest will be at IISE's Virtual Career Fair

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Tracking storms of misinformation spread amid disasters

Researchers develop a machine learning model to counteract social media rumors after a tragedy. Learn more in the cover story from the September 2019 issue of ISE magazine.

Their expertise will inspire you at #ELSS2019

Engineering Lean & Six Sigma Conference in Houston Sept. 23-25 features Peter WT Pisters, M.D., president of MD Anderson Cancer Center and David B. Reid, P.E., manager of production design at Chick-fil-A. Learn more and register for ELSS on-site.

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 Dwight D. Gardner Scholarship winner Dustin Diep, Oregon State University. Help a future ISE star with your donation.


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IISE Strategic Plan 2020 calls for I.I.S.E.

IISE President Jamie Rogers, Ph.D., P.E., professor and Regents' Outstanding Teacher at the University of Texas-Arlington, describes the dynamic strategy that lies ahead for the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers throughout 2019 and beyond. Rogers provides a brief overview of the plan's four pillars: Integrate, Include, Strengthen and Excel. Watch Dr. Rogers' video above, then click here to download the IISE Strategic Plan to read the plan in full.

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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 - September 2019

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.