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Nov
13

Upcoming Webinars

As of December 30th  there are no upcoming webinars but several are in the pipeline for 2023 already. We will send out a news item when the dates are set. Registration for the IEA webinars is free. They are recorded and offered on YouTube after the event. Recent webinars you can find on the IEA […]

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Oct
03

Webinar : Can regulations support resilient performance?

This webinar was was composed of two presentations. It took place on 28th October, 2022 Talk 1: The influence of regulations on resilient performance – multilevel healthcare research and cross sector learning. The first presenter will be Sina Øyri, a postdoctoral researcher at SHARE – Centre for Resilience in Healthcare, University of Stavanger. Talk 2: […]

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Sep
22

Obituaries

The IEA community has been saddened to learn of the deaths of two leading researchers and visionary leaders in HFE over the last months. Former IEA President Illka Kurinka passed away on 9th July. Further information about his contributions and personal remembrances from colleagues can be found here. Richard Cook, well known for his work […]

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Sep
20

Upcoming HFE events

As the Corona pandemic rules are being lifted, our federated societies are beginning to re-schedule congresses. Check the Events tab of this website to see what is happening. There is the Healthcare Systems Ergonomics and Patient Safety Congress in The Netherlands, the Humanising Work and the Work Environment congress in India, the annual congress of […]

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Jun
17

Upcoming Webinar on Resilience Engineering

The IEA – Resilience Engineering Technical Committee and the Resilience Engineering Association offer this webinar on leading research and development of practical applications in how to create resilience in complex systems on September 16th, 2022 from 12MD to 1PM UTC. The event allows participants to learn from other domains seeking to engineer resilience into their […]

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May
11

IEA Webinar: Why you should consider sex/gender in your MSD prevention efforts

This webinar of 90 minutes was offered jointly by the IEA Technical Committees on Musculoskeletal Disorders and Gender and Work on Thursday June 16th at 15:00 UTC. Four leading researchers in this area summarised the research on why it is important to consider sex/gender in MSD prevention and discuss how it should be done. This […]

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Apr
12

Fireside Chat Webinar

The Human Factors and Ergonomics Society of the USA is one of the biggest members of the IEA.  We co-hosted a webinar where the presidents of both organisations chatted with each other about what is HFE, what it offers in terms of career prospects and its added value to customers. They also discussed the current […]

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Mar
17

IEA Webinar on Exoskeletons

This webinar included presentations by researchers and a designer-manufacturer. It gives an overview of the current application of exoskeletons. The presentations are followed by a short panel discussion where the advantages and limitations will be discussed. The webinar took place on 7th April, 2022 and was posted on YouTube. Linked here.

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