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  • Dear HFES members and other friends and colleagues: We realize that many of you have been eager to learn whether we will meet in Chicago this October for our 64 th   Annual Meeting.  and apologize for only now communicating on this matter; however, there were so many important variables that ...

  • The protests of the last several days have highlighted for many the ongoing, deep-seated racism that black and brown people, including members of our own HF/E community, face each day.  HFES stands firm in the fight against racism. However, our beliefs may not always reflect biases we carry without ...

  • If you have submitted nominations for this year's election, please accept our sincere thanks for participating. If you have not, then please give thought to nominating a deserving potential candidate or even consider self-nominating.  Here's why: Participating as a member of the HFES Executive Council ...

  • By Lewis-Burke Associates HFES submitted written testimony to multiple congressional Appropriations Subcommittees in March calling for robust investment in science and technology at federal agencies to strengthen HF/E expertise and processes in critical sectors.  HFES submits testimony to Congress ...

  • The MAGIC of Semantic IxD |Register Today| Do you know how much cognitive load your design ideas will place on the user even before you sketch out the first screen? If the cognitive load of your UX design is too high, users will find your product difficult and unpleasant to use. ...

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64th Annual Meeting
Save the Dates  |  October 5 - 9, 2020 
An Online Educational Event Coming to You