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WPI IIE is devoted to promoting leadership in industrial engineering; to representing the industrial engineering profession in a positive light; and to educating students interested in industrial engineering or related professions.
UPS/WPI IIE Annual Competition.
On February 18th, 2012, WPI IIE held its Second Annual Case Study Competition! 2012 was the first year of UPS sponsoring this event. 51 students from all majors and year levels participated for cash prizes. Here is an article summarizing this competition.
WPI IIE held its First Annual Case Study Competition!
Thanks to Bill Zhang & Christine Tang for a successful Case Study Competition event and to Professors Amy Zeng, Renata Konrad, & Wally Towner for judging this competition! Check out Christine's article of her account of the event.
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IE is #1 in Hot Fields for Hiring in 2011
CareerBuilder.com | 11.29.2010
Hot Fields for Hiring in 2011, by Selena Dehne, Career Writer
"1. Management, scientific, and technical consulting services
Hottest jobs in this field: network systems and data communications analysist; industrial engineers; financial analysts; customer service representatives; and public relations specialists."
IE is #2 in Top Green Tech Jobs
Boston.com | 9.24.09
"10 top jobs in green technology", By Julie Balise, Boston.com Correspondent
"#2. Industrial engineers
Annual earnings: $71,430
Percent growth: 20.3 percent
'Industrial engineers are efficiency experts, safety experts, and quality control experts,' Shatkin said. They can apply these skills to any process, making it more green, more efficient, and more sustainable in terms of resource use."