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29 February 2016

The ESSA Conference Programme is now available.

 

Click here for the ESSA Conference Programme

 

The next Ergonomics Society of South Africa Conference will be held at Steenberg Estate, Cape Town, South Africa from the 29-30 August 2016.

 

The conference objective is to provide a national and international forum for the dissemination and exchange of scientific information on theoretical, generic, and applied areas of human factors and ergonomics. This will be accomplished through the following: keynote presentations and paper presentations. The theme of the conference is ‘Futures in Ergonomics’ and we welcome submissions from allied professions such as engineering, design and technology and health care, to name a few.

 

All submitted abstracts will be peer-reviewed by two independent referees from the Scientific Review panel.

 

ESSA 2016 Best Paper Awards: We are pleased to announce that the top three papers will be invited to submit full papers for a special issue of the journal of the Ergonomics Society of South Africa.

 

ESSA 2016 Student Best Paper Awards: The top three student papers will be invited to submit full papers for a special issue of the journal of the Ergonomics Society of South Africa.

 

Important Dates:

 

First call for abstracts:                                    01 March 2016

 

Abstracts due:                                                 30 April 2016 (email to j.mcdougall@ru.ac.za)

 

Abstract notification:                                       30 June