16th Annual One-Day Symposium of Human Factors and Ergonomics




16th Annual One-Day Symposium of
Human Factors and Ergonomics

We are excited to invite you to attend April 29th, 2022 from 8am - 7pm
for our biggest event of the year!
This year at University of Houston - Clear Lake

Keynote Address:
Objective Assessment and Haptic Cueing
to Improve Endovascular Surgical Performance
Mike Byrne, Rice University, Fellow of HFES

Mike Byrne is a Professor of Psychology and Computer Science at Rice University and the area chair of the Human Factors/Human-Computer Interaction program in the Department of Psychological Sciences. His primary research areas are usability of technological systems and mathematical/computational models of human cognition and performance. This includes basic scientific work on theories of human cognition and performance and applied usability testing efforts, particularly in the area of voting. His research has been funded by the NSF, NASA, the Office of Naval Research, and NIST. Mike received a B.S. in Engineering and a B.A. in Psychology from the University of Michigan in 1991. The Georgia Institute of Technology awarded him an M.S. in Psychology in 1993, an M.S. in Computer Science in 1995, and a Ph.D. in Experimental Psychology in 1996. He has served as Associate Editor for the journals Cognitive Science and Human Factors, and on the editorial board of Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied and Cognitive Engineering and Decision Making. Profile Page


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


Friday, April 29th, 2022 from 8am to 7pm <registration website>


Presentations & posters <program website>

We invite you to attend the 16th Annual Houston Human Factors Symposium to be held Friday April 29th 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.

October 4, 2021 On-Line Submissions Opens
December 1, 2021 On-Line Registration Opens
December 7, 2021 Deadline for abstract submissions (no extensions)
February 24, 2022 Notification of acceptance
April 15, 2022 Program available on-line
April 27, 2022 On-Line Registration Ends - Abstracts on-line
April 29, 2022 Houston HFES Symposium

Web Site: http://www.houstonhfes.org/conferences/conference2022/index.html
Please direct your questions to our submissions committee - submissions@hhfes.org

Christy Harper, End 2 End User Research, Conference Chair
Nick Kelling, UHCL, President
Andrew Muddimer, OpenStax, Webmaster
Eric Thomas, HP, Treasurer, Registration
Nick Kelling, UHCL, Logistics
Tim Duffield, Volunteers
Phil Kortum, Rice U., Submissions
Andrea Wilson, End 2 End User Research, Secretary