Virtual Conference

September 23-24, 2021


Due to COVID19, SISE 2021 Virtual Conference Registration Fee is waived for all participants. However, we request interested participants to kindly register for the conference.

Conference Update

Due to the continuing health risk posed by COVID-19, SISE will be holding this year's conference on a virtual platform.

Similiar to SISE 2020, this year's virtual conference will be held on the Google Meet platform. To prepare for the virtual conference, we ask you to submit a pre-recorded presentation (voice over PowerPoint) in advance. Detailed instructions for recording and submitting presentations will be posted here at a later date.

Call for Papers

Individuals interested in presenting their research/case study must submit an abstract of no more than 300-words in English before August 10, 2021. All abstracts will be reviewed by the Conference Advisory Committee and authors will be notified via email before August 15, 2021. Full paper in electronic format will be due by September 10, 2021.Download a copy of the call for papers for the 2021 Conference.

Conference Milestones

Abstracts due: August 10, 2021
Final Papers due: September 10, 2021
Conference begins - September 23, 2021

Topics of Interest

The conference emphasizes the use of engineering design and analysis and would strive to maintain a balance between research and application. The conference will cover:

  • Applied Operations Research
  • Quality Engineering
  • Lean
  • Manufacturing Systems
  • Manufacturing Automation
  • Industrial Automation
  • Information Systems
  • Production Systems Design, Planning and Control
  • System Simulation
  • Artificial Intelligence in Industrial Engineering
  • Human Resource Management
  • Safety Management
  • Six Sigma
  • System Engineering
  • Engineering Management
  • Manufacturing Management
  • Total Quality Management
  • Process Improvement
  • Project Management
  • Technology Management
  • Productivity and Business Strategies
  • Human Factors
  • Industrial Ergonomics and Safety
  • Facilities Design and Location
  • Work Measurement and Methods Engineering
  • Other Topics of Interest in Industrial Engineering

Conference Chairs

Jeffrey Fernandez - JFAssociates, Inc.
Anand Subramanian - JFAssociates, Inc.
Daryl Santos - State University of New York at Binghamton
Paul Evangelista - United States Military Academy

Conference Proceedings

This year's conference will feature publishing peer-reviewed conference articles/papers. All submitted full papers/articles will be peer-reviewed by the society's technical committee before publication in the conference proceedings. The conference program with brief abstract for each article will be available before the virtual conference. Proceedings will be published and available for download for all after the conference is completed. Only full papers, abstracts or extended abstracts that are presented during their allocated schedule will be included in the proceedings. Revised and expanded versions of selected papers registered and presented at the conference will be considered for publication in future issues of Industrial and Systems Engineering Review (ISER) - the society's journal.