Events

HFES events offer unparalleled opportunites to immerse yourself in new discoveries and breakthroughs in the field of human factors/ergonomics and benefit from opportunities to partner with colleagues from around the world. Come to the next Annual Meeting or Health-Care Symposium to explore, network, and participate in programs presented by a community of distinguished professionals working in diverse areas of the HF/E field.
 
The HFES International Annual Meeting brings to the forefront:

  • Daily dedicated plenary sessions dedicated to innovation in critical HF/E areas

  • More than 130 technical sessions encompassing hundreds of panels, papers, and posters

  • UX experts during User Experience Day sessions and events

  • Hands-on experience with skill-building workshops

  • HF/E in action on technical site tours

The International Health Care Symposium offers knowledge of human factors/ergonomics applied to health-care devices, environments, and end-users through workshops, presentations, and interactive posters for the following audiences:

  • Consumer and clinical health-care information technology

  • Health-care environments

  • Medical and drug delivery devices

  • Patient safety research and initiatives
     


Annual Meeting

Next Annual Meeting

  • 62nd International Annual Meeting, Philadelphia Marriott, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, October 1–5, 2018

Most recent Annual Meeting

Past Annual Meetings

  • 60th International Annual Meeting, Washington Hilton, Washington DC, USA, September 19–23, 2016

  • ​59th International Annual Meeting, JW Marriott Los Angeles at L.A. LIVE, Los Angeles, California, USA, October 26–30, 2015

  • 58th International Annual Meeting, Hyatt Regency Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA, October 27–31, 2014

  • 57th International Annual Meeting, Hilton San Diego Bayfront, San Diego, California, USA, September 30–October 4, 2013

  • 56th International Annual Meeting, Westin Boston Waterfront, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, October 22–26, 2012

  • 55th International Annual Meeting, Red Rock Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, September 19–23, 2011

  • 54th International Annual Meeting, Hyatt Regency San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA, September 27–October 1, 2010

Future Annual Meetings

  • 63rd International Annual Meeting, Sheraton Seattle, Seattle, Washington, USA, October 28–November 2, 2019

  • 64th International Annual Meeting, Hyatt Regency Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA, October 5–9, 2020

  • 65th International Annual Meeting, Baltimore Marriott Waterfront, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, October 4–8, 2021
     


International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care

Next International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care

Most recent symposium

  • 2017 International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care, Sheraton New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, March 5–8, 2017

Future symposia

  • 2019 International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care, Hilton Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA, March 25–27, 2019

  • 2020 International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care, Westin Harbour Castle Hotel, Toronto, ON Canada, March 9–11, 2020

Past symposia

  • 2016 International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care: Shaping the Future, Hilton San Diego Bayfront, San Diego, California, USA, April 13–16, 2016

  • 2015 International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care: Improving the Outcomes, Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, April 26–29, 2015

  • 2014 International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care: Leading the Way, hosted by GfK, Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers, Chicago, Illinois, USA, March 16–19, 2014

  • 2013 International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care: Advancing the Cause, hosted by The National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare, MedStar Institute for Innovation, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, March 10–13, 2013

  • 2012 Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care: Bridging the Gap, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, March 12–14, 2012
     


ErgoX

Most Recent ErgoX Conference

  • ErgoX 2017, Marriott Tampa Waterside Hotel, Tampa, Florida, USA, June 19–21, 2017

Past ErgoX Conferences

  • ErgoX 2016, Hyatt Regency Orange County, Garden Grove, California, USA, June 6–8, 2016

  • ErgoX: An Extraordinary Ergonomics Event, Hyatt Regency Orange County, Garden Grove, California, USA, June 17–19, 2015