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Problem Solved: The IISE Podcast

Conversations with industrial and systems engineers about their work, ideas and solutions. This podcast will feature both IISE members and non-members who come from diverse backgrounds in both academia and industry to discuss a wide range of topics as it relates to their work as well as some off-beat topics that we think you, our audience, will find fascinating.

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Operations Research for Social Good
IISE Fellow Laura Albert, a professor and chair of the Industrial & Systems Engineering department at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, discusses techniques to address societal challenges and create a better and more inclusive world with IISE Operations Research Division board members Karmel S. Shehadeh of Lehigh University and Yongjia Song of Clemson University. They touch on tools nonprofits, public policymakers and private companies can use to to make a difference in political districting, social trafficking, sustainability and the environment.
23:30 09/29/2022
#Lean6Data2022 Podcast Break – Jeremiah Gbadegoye
Jeremiah Gbadegoye from the University of Tennessee speaks with IISE’s Frank Reddy about the experience of attending the Lean Six Sigma & Data Science Conference 2022, Sept. 19-21 at the Hyatt Regency Perimeter in Atlanta. Follow #Lean6Data2022 on your favorite social media platforms to keep up with all the conference activity.
05:45 09/22/2022
#Lean6Data2022 Podcast Break – Bill Franks
Bill Franks, director of the Center for Statistics and Analytical Research at Kennesaw State University, speaks with IISE’s Keith Albertson about the role of data science in everyday business and his keynote presentation at the Lean Six Sigma & Data Science Conference 2022, Sept. 19-21 at the Hyatt Regency Perimeter in Atlanta. Follow #Lean6Data2022 on your favorite social media platforms to keep up with all the conference activity.
04:18 09/21/2022
#Lean6Data2022 Podcast Break – Michael Terrell
Michael Terrell from Portsmouth, Virginia, speaks with IISE’s Frank Reddy about the experience of attending the Lean Six Sigma & Data Science Conference 2022, Sept. 19-21 at the Hyatt Regency Perimeter in Atlanta. Follow #Lean6Data2022 on your favorite social media platforms to keep up with all the conference activity.
02:10 09/21/2022
#Lean6Data2022 Podcast Break – Enas Abualkas
Enas Abualkas with Mediclinic Middle East in Dubai speaks with IISE’s Frank Reddy about the experience of attending the Lean Six Sigma & Data Science Conference 2022, Sept. 19-21 at the Hyatt Regency Perimeter in Atlanta. Follow #Lean6Data2022 on your favorite social media platforms to keep up with all the conference activity.
03:02 09/21/2022
#Lean6Data2022 Podcast Break – Dr. Sze Yee Thong
Keynote Speaker Dr. Sze Yee Thong, global business excellence director at Flex, speaks with IISE’s Keith Albertson about the experience of attending the Lean Six Sigma & Data Science Conference 2022, Sept. 19-21 at the Hyatt Regency Perimeter in Atlanta. Follow #Lean6Data2022 on your favorite social media platforms to keep up with all the conference activity.
06:59 09/21/2022
#Lean6Data2022 Podcast Break – Paul Babin
Paul Babin from Dematic in Atlanta speaks with IISE’s Frank Reddy about the experience of attending the Lean Six Sigma & Data Science Conference 2022, Sept. 19-21 at the Hyatt Regency Perimeter in Atlanta. Follow #Lean6Data2022 on your favorite social media platforms to keep up with all the conference activity.
03:22 09/20/2022
#Lean6Data2022 Podcast Break – Natalie Morales
Natalie Morales, a student at Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas, peaks with IISE’s Frank Reddy about the experience of attending the Lean Six Sigma & Data Science Conference 2022, Sept. 19-21 at the Hyatt Regency Perimeter in Atlanta. Follow #Lean6Data2022 on your favorite social media platforms to keep up with all the conference activity.
02:12 09/20/2022
#Lean6Data2022 Podcast Break – Victoria Ballard
Victoria Ballard from Auburn University speaks with IISE’s Frank Reddy about the experience of attending the Lean Six Sigma & Data Science Conference 2022, Sept. 19-21 at the Hyatt Regency Perimeter in Atlanta. Follow #Lean6Data2022 on your favorite social media platforms to keep up with all the conference activity.
03:57 09/20/2022
#Lean6Data2022 Podcast Break – Salvador Masso
Salvador Masso with Flextronics speaks with IISE’s Frank Reddy about the experience of attending the Lean Six Sigma & Data Science Conference 2022, Sept. 19-21 at the Hyatt Regency Perimeter in Atlanta. Follow #Lean6Data2022 on your favorite social media platforms to keep up with all the conference activity.
02:25 09/20/2022
#Lean6Data2022 Podcast Break – Keynote Speaker Rich Sheridan
Conference Keynote Speaker Rich Sheridan, CEO and chief storyteller at Menlo Innovations, speaks with IISE’s Frank Reddy about the experience of attending the Lean Six Sigma & Data Science Conference 2022, Sept. 19-21 at the Hyatt Regency Perimeter in Atlanta. Follow #Lean6Data2022 on your favorite social media platforms to keep up with all the conference activity.
02:01 09/20/2022
Ergo and a historic flight to freedom
Learn more about #AppliedErgo2023, March 27-30 in New Orleans: iise.org/AEC
37:21 09/13/2022
"We're All Data Scientists Now" with Amelia Mink
Register by Sept. 16 and SAVE for #Lean6Data2022: www.iise.org/Lean6Data/registerLearn more about Data Science Connect: datasciconnect.com
30:01 08/23/2022
#IISEAnnual2022 Podcast Break - Hamid Parsaei
"Problem Solved" is recording live from the Hyatt Regency Seattle during the IISE Annual Conference & Expo 2022, taking place May 21-24. Hamid Parsaei, professor of industrial and systems engineering at Texas A&M University, has attended the conference for more than 40 years and he explains why he keeps coming back. Hamid is also this year's recipient of the Albert G. Holzman Distinguished Educator Award.
02:08 05/27/2022
#IISEAnnual2022 Podcast Break - IISE President Amanda Mewborn
"Problem Solved" is recording live from the Hyatt Regency Seattle during the IISE Annual Conference & Expo 2022, taking place May 21-24. IISE President Amanda Mewborn celebrates the return of our live conference, discusses how ISEs and the world at-large continue to battle the pandemic, and what's in store for IISE's immediate future.
03:18 05/27/2022
#IISEAnnual2022 Podcast Break - Ian Giese
"Problem Solved" is recording live from the Hyatt Regency Seattle during the IISE Annual Conference & Expo 2022, taking place May 21-24. Ian Giese is president of the Greater Kansas City chapter of IISE, which was awarded the Gold Chapter Award for 2021. He's also attended the conference as both a student and a professional (and is a self-proclaimed fan of this podcast!).
01:22 05/22/2022
#IISEAnnual2022 Podcast Break - Toni Doolen and IISE President-Elect Eileen Van Aken
"Problem Solved" is recording live from the Hyatt Regency Seattle during the IISE Annual Conference & Expo 2022, taking place May 21-24. Longtime friends, colleagues and professors Toni Doolen from Oregon State University and Eileen Van Aken from Virginia Tech took time to chat about their joy to return to the live conference. Van Aken is also attending her first conference as IISE's president-elect.
02:51 05/22/2022
#IISEAnnual2022 Podcast Break - Joan Wagner
"Problem Solved" is recording live from the Hyatt Regency Seattle during the IISE Annual Conference & Expo 2022, taking place May 21-24. Joan Wagner from Spirit AeroSystems in Wichita, Kansas, is going to be named an IISE Fellow this year and has been coming to the conference for more than 15 years, or so she thinks.
02:08 05/22/2022
To boldly go: NASA's new frontiers in space
Many of the photo and video highlights of the tour are featured in the May issue of ISE magazine (https://link.iise.org/isemay22) and on our YouTube channel (youtube.com/iisechannel).
34:33 05/18/2022
Engineering Perfect Waves with Barry Stetter
Ever wanted to surf in your backyard? Wavegarden project manager Barry Stetter explains the technology necessary to engineer perfect waves across the world for all classes of surfers, how Wavegarden is more a research and development company than an engineering or a surfing company, and the company’s move toward surfparks that are completely energy self-sufficient.
46:40 04/26/2022
Young ISEs shift from college to careers
In this episode of "Problem Solved," guest host Casey Spansel talks to two recent industrial and systems engineering graduates about their transition from college into the workplace: Annie Dorsey and Eva Gluck. Gluck was IISE student chapter president at Central Florida University and is now a process engineer with Procter & Gamble in Ohio. Annie Dorsey was also a chapter president at Auburn University and is now an intermodal transportation analyst for Walmart in Arkansas. The three talk about the challenges of finishing college during the pandemic, then adapting to work and learn in a hybrid setting.
46:33 04/12/2022
#AppliedErgo2022 Podcast Break - Nancy Currie-Gregg
Learn about all of the #AppliedErgo2022 keynote speakers at: link.iise.org/AEC2022-Keynoters
13:43 03/23/2022
#AppliedErgo2022 Podcast Break - Katrina Cookson
#AppliedErgo2022 attendee Katrina Cookson, an industrial hygienist with NASA’s Kennedy Space Center, took a Podcast Break with "Problem Solves" to discuss space ergonomics and female astronauts as “Wonder Women.”
05:08 03/23/2022
#AppliedErgo2022 Podcast Break - Bobbie Watts
Learn about all of the #AppliedErgo2022 keynote speakers at: link.iise.org/AEC2022-Keynoters
04:28 03/22/2022
#AppliedErgo2022 Podcast Break - Mike Ha
Learn about all of the #AppliedErgo2022 keynote speakers at: link.iise.org/AEC2022-Keynoters
05:40 03/22/2022
#AppliedErgo2022 Podcast Break - Ariana Ince
Learn about all of the #AppliedErgo2022 keynote speakers at: link.iise.org/AEC2022-Keynoters
05:16 03/22/2022
Kind Leadership, Lean and The Great Resignation
SPONSORED BY UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE ONLINE LEARNING. Karyn Ross, an artist, speaker and Lean consultant, is founder of The Love and Kindness Project Foundation global nonprofit and author of "The Kind Leader: A Practical Guide to Eliminating Fear," "Creating Trust" and "Leading with Kindness." She tells why treating employees with kindness is a key to process improvement and keeping a happy workforce.
45:19 03/22/2022
#AppliedErgo2022 Podcast Break - Tesla's Christine Millan and Kaitlyn Walsh
Christine Millan and Kaitlyn Walsh from Tesla in California took a Podcast Break with "Problem Solved" during the 25th annual Applied Ergonomics Conference 2022, taking place March 21-24 at the Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando, Florida.
03:23 03/22/2022
#AppliedErgo2022 Podcast Break - Bryan Fowlkes
Bryan Fowlkes of ATI in Huntsville, Alabama, took a Podcast Break with "Problem Solved" during the 25th annual Applied Ergonomics Conference 2022, taking place March 21-24 at the Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando, Florida.
02:36 03/22/2022
#AppliedErgo2022 Podcast Break - Kathryn Lieffrig
Kathryn Lieffrig of Danfoss Power Solutions in Ames, Iowa, took a Podcast Break with "Problem Solved" during the 25th annual Applied Ergonomics Conference 2022, taking place March 21-24 at the Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando, Florida.
02:56 03/22/2022