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Jan
08

CALL FOR IEA AWARDS NOMINATIONS – DEADLINE EXTENDED

IEA AWARDS 2024 ALL NOMINATIONS ARE DUE BY 30 JANUARY, 2024 2024 will be a banner year for IEA Awards.  We expect to present 8 different IEA Triennial Awards as well as the annual IEA Fellow Awards, IEA/Tsinghua Awards, and IEA/Kingfar Awards for students and early career researchers. In 2024 we will make the first […]

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Nov
15

Emerging Researchers and Practitioners in Human Factors in Healthcare

Webinar 1st December 5:00 am UTC (16:00 AEDST) 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. ECR/Ps are PhD students and those who are within 0 to 5 years post-PhD (including career interruptions) or practitioners who […]

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Nov
13

The future of work and the challenges for HFE from the United States of America

Webinar 16 November 2023, 3 PM UTC  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 the USA and the challenges that this […]

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Oct
13

What is Ergonomics and Human Factors?

Thursday 9th November 2023, 16.00 UTC 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. […]

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Jul
29

Stover Snook

The IEA regrets to inform that Stover Snook, an IEA Fellow, passed away on July 8, 2023 in Florida, his home. Stover entered the new field of human engineering in 1956. He participated in the human factors design and evaluation of military missile systems, command and control systems, weather observing and forecasting systems, and aircraft cockpit […]

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Jun
15

Martin Helander

It is with deep sadness that we report the death of Professor Martin Helander, President of the IEA from 1994-1997. His wife, Professor Halimahtun Mohd Khalid, kindly provided the picture below, which was taken on his 80th birthday last month. He died of long illness in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia where they had lived and worked […]

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May
26

IEA Webinar with Paul Salmon on Artificial Intelligence

The IEA is pleased to announce that Paul Salmon will be presenting on the challenges for the future of work that will result from the application of artificial intelligence. The webinar will take place on 28th June at 8 am UTC but will also be available on the IEA YouTube channel afterwards. See the link […]

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Apr
07

Impact Grants

FPE announces the availability of the 2023/2024 Impact Grants that aim to support small projects in the quest of developing professional ergonomics around the world. The funding preference will be given, but not limited to, applicants from the developing countries (as defined by United Nations) or proposals that help develop or grow professional ergonomics in the developing […]

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