What's New

  • HFES invites university labs conducting research and application on human factors/ergonomics to display a poster at the our 63rd International Annual Meeting in Seattle. The purpose of this showcase is to demonstrate the variety of HF/E educational and research programs, not to describe specific research ...

  • Special editors: Francesco Biondi, Joel Cort, University of Windsor; William J. Horrey, AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety; Joel M. Cooper, and David L. Strayer, University of Utah Measuring operator cognitive workload has become an important topic in human factors. Being able to accurately understand ...

  • The 2019 Interservice/Industry Training Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC) is hosting a NATO-sponsored Special Event titled "New and Emerging Augmentation Technologies for Training and Operations within the NATO Alliance Nations"! The Special Event has an open CALL FOR PARTICIPATION  targeting ...

  • By Lewis-Burke Associates, LLC   On May 8, the House Appropriations Committee amended and approved its fiscal year (FY) 2020 Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education (Labor-HHS-ED) Appropriations bill.  This action followed the Labor-HHS-ED Subcommittee’s advancement of the bill on April ...

  • By Lewis-Burke Associates LLC The White House released an updated budget request to provide an additional $1.6 billion for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to support the Administration’s goal of accelerated human exploration of the Moon. The mission, named Project Artemis, ...

Upcoming Activities 


2019 Annual Meeting

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October 28 – November 1, 2019
Seattle, Washington



2019 ErgoX Symposium

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October 28, 2019
Seattle, Washington



2020 Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care Symposium
At the forefront of patient safety.  Cutting‑edge presentations, posters, and workshops on emerging issues in health care human factors.   

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March 8- 11, 2020 | Toronto, Ontario, Canada