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IEA Awards for 2023 announced

  • November 12, 2023
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The IEA would like to announce the following award winners for 2023. The IEA Executive would like to congratulate all winners and thank them on behalf of all members for the contributions they have made to our profession and science. Thanks to the work of the review committee and, of course, to the award sponsors. […]

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What is Ergonomics and Human Factors?

  • October 13, 2023
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Join this Webinar This webinar explains the basic concept of HFE to people who have no training in it. It explains the history of the terms ergonomics and human factors and gives examples of the use of HFE to solve physical, cognitive and organisational challenges for humans at work.   The post What is Ergonomics […]

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Wintertime Slip, Trip and Falls Seminar!

  • October 10, 2023
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Dear colleagues, We are thrilled to invite you to the Wintertime Slip, Trip and Falls Seminar on October 23rd 2023 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm EDT! Join us in learning valuable insights from two experts in Safety Hazard prevention, Dr. Sophia (Yue) Li and Dr. Ruth Barclay, on the latest advancements in Wintertime Slips, Trips and Falls Prevention. This […]

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Ergonomics Month

  • October 6, 2023
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October is Global Ergonomics Month. We would like to showcase a great initiative by our members in Iran, who climbed the highest mountain in the country, Tochal Peal (3’963 metres),  to promote ergonomics. Our thanks to Payam Khanlari and his colleagues for the effort and to the Iranian Ergonomics Society and the Ergonomics Student Magazine […]

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Webinar

  • October 2, 2023
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The future of work and the challenges for HFE from Brazil The goal of this on-line webinar series is to bring you perspectives on the envisaged challenges arising from the Future of Work for HFE from around the World. In this webinar we will be hearing about the future of work from Brazil and the challenges […]

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Webinar

  • October 2, 2023
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From Algorithms to Emotions: Explainable Artificial Intelligence’s Affective Revolution Artificial Intelligence (AI) remains a topical issue as society tries to figure out how best to integrate AI in a way that is most compatible with humans. Consequently, various sub-themes and paradigms have been emerging to help resolve some of the areas of concern and knowledge […]

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Webinar

  • October 2, 2023
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Researchers and Practitioners in Human Factors in Healthcare Oct 5, 2023 13:00 Universal Time UTC The goal of this webinar series is to showcase excellent projects in Human Factors in Healthcare done by Early Career Researchers and Practitioners (ECR/Ps) across the IEA network. These are PhD students and those who are within 0 to 5 […]

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IEA 2024 First Call for Papers

  • September 20, 2023
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The 22nd Triennial Congress of the International Ergonomics Association (IEA) is scheduled to take place at ICC JEJU in Jeju, South Korea, from August 25 to 29, 2024. This prestigious event, hosted by the IEA and organized by the Ergonomics Society of Korea (ESK), anticipates the participation of over 1,500 delegates from more than 70 […]

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The future of work and the challenges for HFE from India

  • September 20, 2023
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Sep 28, 2023 11:00 Universal Time UTC India has emerged as one of the fastest-growing economies globally. There is a lot to learn from India, which has used innovation to drive growth and technological advancements while tackling a variety of social ills that plague the country. It will thus be of value to understand, from […]

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