What's New

  • Celebrating its 16th year with well over 1,000 past participants, the Mentor-Mentee Luncheon program continues at HFES 2020.  Please bring your own lunch/breakfast since we are virtual this year.  We are proud to continue the tradition of this unique opportunity for HFES members which allows you to ...

  • University laboratories conducting work in HF/E research and application are invited to participate in the University Lab Showcase at the virtual HFES 64 th   International Annual Meeting.  The aim of this showcase is to demonstrate the variety of HF/E educational and research programs, not ...

  • Background In preparation for the IEA2021 meeting we are working in collaboration with ​ Human Factors: The Journal of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society to publish a special issue focused on Human-Systems Integration in Healthcare. This will be a unique opportunity to present your extended ...

  • By Lewis-Burke Associates LLC HFES has signed on to a letter , along with more than 70 organizations, endorsing calls by Congress for the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) to address systemic racism in science and academia.  The letter, sent by the American Physiological ...

  • As the Chair of the 64th International Annual Meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, it is my pleasure to invite you to join me at HFES 2020! This also happens to be our first virtual Annual Meeting. Several months ago, as COVID-19 first appeared, we had to anticipate what the world might ...

Complimentary Webinar Recordings:
HFES Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Webinar: Listening and Acting 

HFES Town Hall Webinar: Facing the Coronavirus (COVID-19): Human Factors Considerations

New:  Read about HFES’s Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
HFES’s Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Action Plan

Ergonomics Summit Handouts Available
- View them here.    Purchase the Recording Here

Upcoming Activities:


64th Annual Meeting - October 5 - 9, 2020 

Since we can't meet in person for HFES's 64th Annual Meeting, we are bringing the meeting to you. Join us for the HFES 2020 Virtual Meeting! Social distancing  doesn't mean that you have to put your professional development and engagement with your colleagues on hold.

ErgoX - October 13 & 14, 2020
A Two-Day, Three-Track Activity Focused on Exoskeletons, Robotics, and Cyber Security