15th Annual One-Day Symposium of Human Factors and Ergonomics




15th Annual One-Day Symposium of
Human Factors and Ergonomics

We are excited to invite you to attend April 26th, 2019 from 8am - 7pm
for our biggest event of the year!
This year at University of Houston - Clear Lake

Keynote Address:
Putting more human in human factors
Frederick L Oswald, Professor of Psychological Sciences and Herbert S. Autrey Chair in Social Sciences, Rice University

Dr. Frederick L. Oswald (Professor, Rice University; PhD, University of Minnesota, 1999) is an industrial-organizational psychologist, with substantive and analytic expertise centered around personnel selection, college admissions, military selection and classification, and school-to-work transitions. Methodologically, he publishes research in the areas of big data, meta-analysis, adverse impact, measure development, and psychometrics. Currently, Fred is a Senior Associate Editor of Journal of Management, and an Associate Editor of Psychological Methods, Advances in Methods and Practice in Psychological Science, Journal of Research in Personality. He is the past President of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP, 2017-2018), a Fellow of APA (Div. 5, 8, 14), and APS, and a member of the National Academies Board of Human Systems Integration (BOHSI). Full Bio


Garden Room, Bayou Building<information about the location> (University of Houston - Clear Lake (UHCL), Houston, TX)


Friday, April 26, 2019 from 8am to 7pm <registration website>


Presentations & posters <program website>

We invite you to attend the 15th Annual Houston Human Factors Symposium to be held Friday April 26th at the University of Houston - Clear Lake. This one-day symposium in Houston brings together human factors and ergonomics professionals and students across Texas.

This is a forum for sharing information, case studies and new ideas within our community. This community consists of human factors and ergonomics engineers, designers, developers, designated company specialists and students in and around Texas. A variety of presentation formats have been identified to facilitate both information sharing and socializing within the group. Hosted by the Houston Chapter of HFES.

February 20, 2019 On-Line Submissions Opens
March 1, 2019 On-Line Registration Opens
March 23, 2019 Deadline for abstract submissions
March 30, 2019 Notification of acceptance
April 9, 2019 Program available on-line
April 23, 2019 On-Line Registration Ends - Abstracts on-line
April 26, 2019 Houston HFES Symposium

Web Site: http://www.houstonhfes.org/conferences/conference2019/index.html
Please direct your questions to our submissions committee - submissions@hhfes.org

Phil Kortum, Rice University, Conference Chair
Claudia Acemyan, Rice University, President
Andrew Muddimer, Workplace Sense, Webmaster
Carroll Thronesberry, Treasurer
Nick Kelling, UHCL, Logistics
Steven Sutherland, UHCL, Volunteer
Melissa Meingast, HPE, Submissions
Sarah Acton, Baker Hughes, GE, Registration