IIE Los Angeles

Member Appreciation Event

April 29, 2017  |  The Auld Dubliner, Long Beach CA   A gathering was held to celebrate Michael Duncan’s contributions to our LA-OC chapter. On behalf of the chapter Michael, we appreciate your leadership (2014-2016).   Michael Duncan shared with the IISE membership his passion for excel applications. His workshops from business analytics to power…

2017 Strategic Plan – Calendar of Events

2017 Calendar of Events and Program Schedule Month Board of Directors General Membership/ Recruitment (New member free; Students, newly grad free) Programs/ Chapter/Institute Support Community/ Conference Jan Q1 BOD Meeting: 1/28 Student Mentoring by M.H. (1/19)-completed Publish newsletter IISE National Officer Elections LA/OC Chapter Officer Elections Submit officer slate to HQ Submit Strategic Plan to…

A Message from the Chapter President

The IISE LA-OC Chapter’s vision is to promote industrial engineering skills to industry and provide student coaching for future engineers within our community.   It is my honor to serve as your IISE LA-OC Chapter 2017 president. As such, I will facilitate key chapter activities geared toward development, growth, and sustainment activities, but the rest…

Volunteer at an Engineering Fair – February 25, 2017

Engineering week is February 19–25, 2017.   STEM is certainly evolving to Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (STEAM) and this film will further advance it. Take part in these changes.   Have you planned your involvement this engineering week to promote engineering to students? Your work, community and/or neighboring schools have various involvement opportunities.…

Support Your IISE Local Chapter

Institute of Industrial Systems Engineer LA-OC is a non profit organization looking to raise funds for our upcoming local conferences and other membership events. Support your professional organization while shopping at Amazon. There are two steps.   First, click the organization’s unique AmazonSmile link. Second, bookmark this unique link: http://smile.amazon.com/ch/95-6141294. The link will take you to smile.amazon.com where you can begin…

Thank You for Your Participation

Thank you to all active members and non members who participated during this year’s activities with the chapter from the IIE Annual Conference Sponsors, Facility Plant tour organizers to Industry Speakers with the student chapter. Your presence and direct involvement was greatly appreciated. In order of last names: Christopher Cool, Industry Speaker Linda Dorfmont, Industry Speaker Michael Duncan, Technical Trainer…

Boston Scientific Facility Post Tour

Our tour guides, Carolina, Alyssa and Chris, showed us the process flow of two critical parts of the Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS) System, the small implanted pulse generator (or IPG) and thin wires (known as leads). These parts are placed into the body to convert pain into a tingling feeling. The process of assembling the IPG and…

Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Facility Tour

November Event: Facility Tour Boston Scientific  |  25155 Rye Canyon Loop  | Santa Clarita, CA 91355 Event Timeline: 12:15 p.m. – Gather at the lobby 12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. – Facility Tour – Boston Scientific Neuromodulation 5:30 p.m. – Meet for Dinner/Happy Hour at Wolf Creek Restaurant and Brewery Event photos will be shared soon. About the…

Report back: How the Cal Poly Pomona Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering Defines Student Success

Great news from the previously impacted Cal Poly Pomona’s Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering Department. The most recent survey shows positive returns on invested time and funds in the department, and this is evident in the high employment rates of the students.     According to a survey, employment rates for engineering students, especially from the “Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering were over…