Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering
Founded in 1957, the Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering is a non-profit organization for the profession of Industrial Engineering in India consisting of members specialized in the areas of Work Study, O & M, Production Planning & Control, Materials Management, Value Engineering, PERT/CPM, Operations Research, Computer Sciences, Financial Management, Statistical Quality Control etc. and other emerging disciplines. It has been espousing and contributing to Productivity, Quality movement and Cost Competitiveness and other emerging needs of Undertakings in the country during the last five decades.
With the rapid technological explosions of the 1950s, a systematic and integrated approach to total productivity became crucial and industrial engineering emerged as the leading discipline to meet this need.
Leading personalities in India interested in Scientific Management also saw (in late 1957s) the need for fostering this discipline in our Country. Thus, the Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering was founded in 1957 by eminent business leaders, top management personnel, academicians and practitioners of Industrial Engineering in the country.
The Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering (IIIE) is a not-for profit organisation and a registered society for propagating the profession of Industrial Engineering in India and is also a registered Public Trust under the Bombay Public Trust Act 1950. It is dedicated to the advancement of Industrial Engineering education and practice and to the application of such scientific knowledge to assist in the management of all endeavourers.