Ricardo Valerdi, an industrial engineering professor at the University of Arizona and a columnist for ISE magazine, is founder and chief scientist for Science of Sport, a nonprofit educational foundation. He discusses how the organization has partnered with college and professional leagues and teams to promote STEM lessons through sports, and managed to keep students engaged during the pandemic by offering virtual programs.
Don't miss your chance to be part of the IISE Annual Conference & Expo 2021, taking place May 22-25! Apple CEO Tim Cook will be accepting this year's Captains of Industry Award and will participate in a Q&A session during the virtual Captains of Industry Forum on May 24 with Auburn’s IISE Student Chapter President Annie Dorsey.
We also have three terrific keynote speakers who will share their vast knowledge from their respective industries, including Walt Ehmer from Waffle House, Andres Medaglia from Universidad de los Andes and Nadine Sarter from the University of Michigan.
Sign up by May 3 and SAVE on your registration. Learn more about our special guests, pre-conference workshops and more by visiting: iise.org/annual
What is 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.