The CFP for ISOES 2013 has been released. Please consider submitting your work for this coming year’s conference. Details and deadlines are provided below. My apologies in advance for cross posting. Please do forward as you see fit. For more information:

Abstract Deadline March 8, 2013

Please e-mail an abstract of 300 words to Authors will be notified of acceptance by April 1, 2013. Full papers and conference early registration will be due by April 30, 2013.

Conference topics Include:

Workplace Safety and Health

  • Design for health and safety
  • Applications of engineering anthropometry, biomechanics, and work physiology
  • Human factors in work measurement
  • Manual materials handling
  • Cumulative Trauma Disorders

Management Issues

  • Standards development
  • International ergonomic issues
  • Accident prevention strategies
  • Participatory ergonomics
  • Performance/Personnel testing


  • Educational programs
  • Ergonomics curricula development
  • Macro-ergonomics
  • Decision making

Cognitive Ergonomics

  • Human reliability
  • Human-centered design
  • Situational awareness

Technology Development

  • Human-computer interaction
  • Computer-aided ergonomics
  • New evaluation tools

New and Expanding Areas of Application

  • Construction
  • Military
  • Transportation
  • Health care
  • Aging populations
  • Research methods
  • User-experienced designers

Case Studies

  • Forensics
  • Accidents
  • Any area of related application

ISOES will offer two student scholarships. Application information may be requested by email ( or at the website (

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