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02-23-2008, 06:20 AM
XXth Annual International Occupational Ergonomics and Safety
Conference 2008 June 12-13, 2008, Hilton Suites-Chicago Oak Brook
Chicago, Illinois, USA

This conference is devoted primarily to occupational ergonomics and safety.
Areas of Interest:
* Design of work, workplace, and work environment for health and safety
* Applications of engineering anthropometry, biomechanics, and work physiology
* Human factors in work measurement
* Manual materials handling
* Cognitive ergonomics
* Cumulative trauma disorders
* Hand-held tools: design and use
* Human reliability
* Postural strain and discomfort
* Job design for aging population
* Accident prevention
* Industrial injury prevention
* Computer-aided ergonomics
* Ergonomics in rehabilitation and health care
* Ergonomics in service industries, mining, agriculture, and forestry
* Advanced manufacturing systems
* Human and systems reliability
* Human-computer interaction
* Knowledge-based expert systems for ergonomics and industrial safety
* Applications of systems methodologies to ergonomics research
* Human performance in industrial and office environments
* International ergonomics standards
* Ergonomics and productivity case studies
* Participatory ergonomics
* Ergonomic in developing countries
* Ergonomics future directions
* Ergonomics education
* Transportation safety
* Transportation ergonomics
* Military ergonomics

Call for Contributed Papers:
Papers for the conference will be published in Advances in
Occupational Ergonomics and Safety. Copies of the CD will be
available for the Conference participants.

Please e-mail an abstract of about 300 words stating the topic area by
March 17, 2008 to ISOES2008@jfa-inc.com. Full papers and conference
registration will be due by April 28, 2008.

For more information, please visit the conference website at