IIE Western Region News is an online newsletter for members of the Institute of Industrial Engineers Western Region. Monthly features cover chapter management information, messages from IIE Headquarters, as well as technical and opinion articles contributed by student and professional members.

Our Region

The mission or our region is to offer value to all of our members by offering a connection point that represents the needs, concerns and support efforts of professional, student and corporate members in the western United States.

The IIE Western Region has over 2500 members and spans 13 states: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.

This region includes 7 professional chapters: Arizona #70, Los Angeles, Orange County, Portland #67, Puget Sound #20, Colorado, and San Diego.

There are IIE student chapters at 14 colleges and universities in the region: Arizona State University, California State – Hayward, California State Polytechnic University – Pomona, California Polytechnic State University – San Luis Obispo, Colorado State University – Pueblo,Montana State University, New Mexico State University, Oregon State University, San Jose State University, University of Southern California, University of Arizona, University of California – Berkeley, University of San Diego, and University of Washington.