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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…

SQL Workshop and Innovation Brew Facility Tour

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SQL Workshop & Innovation Brew Facility Tour   Presentation by Maryam Salimi, IISE LA/OC Professional Chapter President California State Polytechnic University |  Engineering Building 17, RM 2654  |  3801 W Temple Ave., Pomona, CA 91768   Presentation:  1:00 – 3:30 p.m. Facility Tour and Happy Hour:  4-5 p.m. at Innovation Brew Works, a “learn-by-doing” lab at…

STEM Outreach: IISE Attendance at the Mars Rover Event at Northrop Grumman

IISE joined a conglomeration of 14 or so engineering societies, INCOSE, SWE, IEEE to name a few. This event is a group effort to promote STEM to high school students. Curious students, 40 to 60 high school and college students, attended this event eager to learn about the latest update with the Mars Rover. They definitely took…

Call for Volunteers: Productivity Index Calculation Project

The IISE LA-OC will embark on creating a productivity index calculation that will serve our local businesses around the Greater Los Angeles Area affected by the logistics and transportation industry. We are doing this to leverage available logistics and transportation data and to provide a leading indicator like the LoDI Index  to help the surrounding organizations make informed decisions on capital expenditures…