IIE Los Angeles

Category: Events

Meetings, Plant Tours, Networking, Conferences

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…

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…

STEM Outreach: Fifth Annual Mars Rover & LA/OC Society Expo!

Come join us in this STEM outreach hosted by IEEE and INCOSE. Learn the latest about “Curiosity,” the Largest Mars Rover (a “Mini-Cooper” on Six Wheels!) carrying Advanced Science Experiments! Visit our IISE booth and get a chance to score some free items and enter to win some raffle items as well.  You and your high school and/or college kids are…

User Experience Design from an IE Perspective

Meet one of the minds behind the Innovation Cell. Facility Location: Boeing Innovation Cell Room, Bldg. 16, Huntington Beach, CA August 22, Monday 5-6 pm; Check in 4:45pm Must be a US Citizen RSVP by August 18, Thursday 12 noon.   Boeing Visitors: Visitors at the Boeing facility will be required to check in at the security by 4:45 pm,…

June Networking Opportunity & Event: Webinar & Speaker Presentation

Meeting Place: Hummus House, 12211 Hawthorne Blvd., Hawthorne, CA 90250 Date & Time: June 25, 2016, 3:00 p.m. Webinar: Watch an IIE previously broadcasted presentation on “Data Analytics” Speaker Presentation: “Financial Planning” by Linda Dorfmont Dinner: Order up before, while watching or after RSVP: In our meetup site or email – events@iiela.org  to provide Hope to see you there!

Cal Poly Pomona IE Wins First Place

Cal Poly IE wins first place at Cal Poly Pomona Engineering Project Showcase. Cal Poly Pomona College of Engineering held a “Project Showcase” taking the best of the best from each engineering program. The winner of the 2016 showcase was “Optimization of Phone Cal Handling at Daylight Transport” submitted from the Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering…

Invitation to Attend, Volunteer or Judge: C-STEM Competition

Join some of your fellow ISEs at this STEM event. Saturday, 5/21/2016 from 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. at University HS. The C-STEM Center invites you to become a volunteer for our annual C-STEM Day, benefiting K-14 STEM education. Check the form to volunteer. Forward to friends with interest (and have them bring their kids). Location: 4771…

Five More Days – 2016 National Conference Previews

The IIE National conference is one of many conferences that allows us industry practitioners to stay aware and to broaden our exposures of any Industrial Engineering related principles or tools, which are shared by fellow industry practitioners from similar or different industries. How do we as IE’s or ISE’s apply our skills in non-manufacturing industries? How do we evolve in order to work for…

IE Talk: Project Management Talk Summary

There are Industrial Engineers who are project managers and consulting for small and large businesses. In a master’s program at USC, Project Management (PM) is one of the courses taught. Knowing PM is an important IE tool as well. The PM framework from the Project Management Institute (PMI) help any individuals going into consulting and focusing on project management to…