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Industrial Engineer 2015 Editorial Calendar

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Issue

 

Ad close/
Materials due

 

Marketing Opportunities

 

Topical Coverage

 

Features

 

January

11-26-14/
12-8-14

 

  • Engineers who make a difference 
  • Quality/Six Sigma
  • Engineering economy
  • Facility planning
  • Maintenance
 
  • Speeding rehab in Toronto and 3-D printed houses
  • Faster response at call centers
  • Effective capacity and costing measurements
  • Organizational resilience
 

February

1-2-15/
1-12-15

Bonus distribution:
Healthcare Systems Process Improvement 
Conference and Expo

  • Health systems 
  • Strategic planning
  • Lean
  • Human factors
 
  • Designing a hospital
  • Concurrent beats sequential production
  • Lean and the office worker
  • The error-free workplace

 

March

1-30-15/
2-9-15

Bonus distribution: Applied Ergonomics Conference and Expo

  • Ergonomics 
  • Management
  • Information technology
  • Manufacturing
 
  • Outpatient ergonomics
  • What do your workers think?
  • The big data boom
  • Redesigning a production system
 

April

3-2-15/
3-10-15

 

  • Lean 
  • Facilities planning
  • Manufacturing
  • Management
 
  • Lean is not cheap
  • Current practice is obsolete
  • Making things via the cell
  • Welcome a little chaos
 

May

4-1-14/
4-9-14

Bonus distribution: IIE Annual IE Conference
and Expo

  • Education
  • Management
  • Professional development
  • Lean
  • Health systems

  • IE magazine in class
  • Recognize the rules of engagement
  • No-fear technical writing
  • Six lean planks
  • Global healthcare

June

4-30-15/
5-8-15

 

  • Quality/Six Sigma 
  • Innovation
  • Management
  • Strategic planning
  • Innovation
  • The quality of mass customization 
  • Game theory for disaster preparation
  • Train early and often
  • Internships as a strategy for future leadership
  • IE tools can help boost biological manufacturing

July

6-1-15/
6-9-15

 

 
  • Planning and scheduling 
  • Education
  • Work measurement
  • Management
  • Lean

  • Tickling the ivories at the Juilliard School 
  • Industrial and systems engineering opportunities 
  • Pick your documentation carefully 
  • All business functions are customer-facing 
  • Sometimes the journey is long

August

6-29-15/
7-7-15

 

  • Supply chain/logistics 
  • Facility planning
  • Education
  • Quality/Six Sigma
  • Management

  • Evaluating risk in your supply chain 
  • Serving patients during construction 
  • Learning from German dual education 
  • Theory of constraints, service style 
  • Making waterfall work with agile

September

8-3-15/
8-11-15

 

INTERNATIONAL ISSUE
  • Supply chain 
  • Sustainability
  • Health systems
  • IT
  • Manufacturing

  • Humanitarian logistics 
  • Environmental standards in Greek banking 
  • Lean can save lives in Portugal 
  • Technology engagement in India 
  • Dynamic capabilities in Jamaica

October

9-1-15/
9-9-15

 

  • Lean 
  • Ergonomics
  • Manufacturing
  • Work measurement
 
  • Capacity planning models for better VSMs 
  • Lean vs. ergo? 
  • MCT for the practitioner

November

9-30-15/
10-8-15

 

  • Lean 
  • Planning and scheduling
  • Manufacturing
  • Quality/Six Sigma
  • Management
 
  • The big picture vs. the details 
  • Fair scheduling in the NFL

 December 

10-29-15/
11-6-15


  • Logistics & Distribution 
  • Lean
  • Simulation
  • Book guide
 
  • Best warehousing practices
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