Learn how to prevent workplace injuries at HFESA 2023
If you want to learn more about how to reduce injuries in your workplace, you can attend the national conference of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society of Australia (HFESA) in Adelaide from 19-22 November. Workplace injuries can be costly and harmful for both workers and employers. However, they can be prevented by applying human factors and ergonomic principles to work design, equipment, and processes.
What is HFESA 2023?
HFESA 2023 is the annual conference of the HFESA, sponsored by SafeWork SA. It is a gathering of professionals from around the world who share their ideas and insights from research, practice, and policy on human factors and ergonomics.
Human factors and ergonomics is the scientific discipline that studies how humans interact with systems, products, and environments. It aims to optimise human performance, health, safety, and well-being.
What can you expect?
At HFESA 2023, you will have the opportunity to:
- Listen to lectures and keynotes from world-renowned experts such as Dr Patrick Neumann from Toronto Metropolitan University, Dr Christopher Reid from Boeing USA and Professor Jillian Dorrian from University of South Australia.
- Participate in paper presentations and workshops on various topics such as musculoskeletal and psychological injuries, workload management, aviation safety, healthcare design, and more.
- Meet your human factors and ergonomic heroes and network with other professionals from different sectors and domains.
- Enjoy social events such as a Welcome Reception on Sunday evening and a Gala Dinner on Tuesday night at the Adelaide Zoo.
How can you register?
Registrations for HFESA 2023 are open now. You can register online here. You can also find more information about the conference program, venue, accommodation, and travel on the website.
If you register by 15 September, you can take advantage of the early bird discounts. Don’t miss this chance to learn how to prevent workplace injuries and improve your work performance and well-being. Register for HFESA 2023 today!
Ergonomics experts headed for Adelaide by SafeWork SA, 6th September, 2023.