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    RE: Introduce yourself (Part II)!

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    Hello, greetings to all. My name is Jhonatan Vanegas, I am a student of Industrial Engineering at the University of the Atlantic. We have recently decided to form an IISE chapter and I have been elected President. What suggestions or recommendations ...

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    ISE Magazine Editor's Desk

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    One of the great things about attending the IISE Annual Conference & Expo is the fascinating people we get to meet. We had that privilege in Orlando in May, especially with our three incredible keynote speakers. In addition to their speeches, Michael ...

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    Hello IISE members , I am Omar Omeish and I have a bachelors degree in Industrial Engineering from the American University of Beirut , and I just graduated 20 days ago and I am on a job hunt now so I would appreciate any tips or suggestions ! ------------------------------ ...

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    We can say some of the current "solutions" being proposed and implemented are NOT viable solutions. And as industrial engineers, we need to assess what is and isn't working before trying to radically alter systems. The Failure of IAT Implicit bias ...

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  • “As an engineer I'm constantly spotting problems and plotting how to solve them.” – Sir James Dyson , British inventor, industrial designer and founder and chief executive of  Dyson Ltd. (Source: BrainyQuotes)   “Engineers like to solve problems. If there are no problems handily available, they will create their own problems.” – Scott Raymond Adams , creator of the Dilbert  comic strip, and the author of several nonfiction works of satire, commentary and business (Source: ...

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    Last year, many of you asked IISE membership staff about the potential for launching a podcast. Well, “ask and you shall receive!” Yesterday at the IISE Annual Conference was the launch of “PROBLEM SOLVED: The IISE Podcast,” which will feature engineers from diverse backgrounds in both academia and industry discussing a wide range of topics about the work they do as industrial and systems engineers as well as some off-beat topics that will fascinate you, the audience. The first episode ...

  • In the May, 2019 edition of ASME magazine, they offered an educated guess on the future of manufacturing and business. As an industrial engineer working in IT, I can see some of the trends they are discussing. They thought that digital platforms would increase global trade by 1.3 to 2.1 trillion dollars by trimming costs, increasing trade 6 to 10 percent by “reducing friction”. Having ordered parts off eBay from China for a client and responding to customer support requests from Canada and Pakistan, ...


  • SHS/FlexSim Student Simulation Competition

    There’s still time to enter the 6th Annual HSPI Student Simulation Competition sponsored by FlexSim. Gather a team of four students (maximum) to solve a “real-world” healthcare situational case study using FlexSim’s simulation software. A team cannot have more than two graduate students. Your team could win the first place prize of $2,500! Read more here. Entry forms for the competition are due no later than Sept. 30. Don’t miss this chance to show off your skills and reap the “awards”. Questions? Contact Bonnie Cameron Thank ...
  • Your opportunity to stand out and inspire is here!

    Be a part of the excitement that is the HSPI Conference! Share your success stories, share your best practices, share your experiences – submit your proposal now for the 2020 Healthcare Systems Process Improvement Conference in beautiful Savannah, Georgia, Feb. 26-28, 2020.
  • Find out how your friends/colleagues have improved organizations, universities ... the world

    How do ISE tools support the magic of theme parks? How can you transition from entry-level ISE to leading your school, department, or business? How can ISEs eliminate waste one layer at a time via 3D printing/additive manufacturing, transform Smart Logistics via the Physical Internet, and impact Industry 4.0, Healthcare 4.0, Service 4.0 and more? All the answers are in sessions at #IISEAnnual2019, May 18-21, in Orlando, Florida.


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