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August 2016- Number 52


• Thank you for your participation in AHFEI 2016

• Best Paper Awards at AHFEI 2016

• Exhibit at AHFE 2017

• AHFE 2016 Proceedings

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AHFEI 2017, 17-21 July, 2017, Los Angeles, California, USA

Pictures from the 2016 conference are available at AHFEI Facebook page


Submission Deadlines

- Paper presentations: 500 words 1 December 2016
- Poster/ Demonstration: 300 words 10 March 2017
- Special Interest Group: 500 words 10 March 2017

Download Call for Paper

Thank you for your participation in AHFEI 2016

We thank all participants of the AHFEI 2016 Conference, held 21-23 July in Orlando, USA, and we are looking forward to seeing you all in Los Angeles, CA, USA for AHFEI 2017, 17-21 July 2017.

The AHFEI 2016 conference was held under the auspices of 25 international boards comprising of 626 members from 60 countries.

Over 1650 people attended this year’s conference. From the 5326 submission from academia, research intuitions and industry from 62 countries, 1537 papers were presented and 266 posters were displayed in 255 parallel sessions.

Looking forward to seeing everyone in Los Angeles, Ca in 2017.


Best Paper Awards at AHFEI 2016:
1. Best Paper Award:

TITLE: Gesture-based and haptic interfaces for connected and autonomous driving
Jacques Terken, Pierre Levy, Chao Wang, Juffrizal Karjanto, Nidzamuddin Md Yusof, Felix Ros and Sergej Zwaan, The Netherlands
Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, Dept. For Industrial Design,
Eindhoven,The Netherland
2. Best Student Paper Award

TITLE: Influence of motivational factors on hackers’ and analysts’ decisions in dynamic security games
Zahid Maqbool 1, V.S. Chandrasekhar Pammi 2 and Varun Dutt 1, India
1 Applied Cognitive Science Laboratory, Indian Institute of Technology
Mandi, Kamand, India – 175005
2 Centre of Behavioral and Cognitive Sciences, University of Allahabad, Allahabad, India–211002
3. Best Student paper:

TITLE: Model-Based Evaluation of Cooperative Assembly Processes in Human-Robot Collaboration
Marco Faber, Sinem Kuz, Alexander Mertens and Christopher M. Schlick
Institute of Industrial Engineering and Ergonomics of RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
Exhibit at AHFE 2016

AHFE 2017 will present state-of-the-art ergonomics products, systems and services for users, professionals, and researchers in the AHFE field. More than 1,700 participants attended AHFEI conference in Orlando who were in a position to make acquisition decisions about human factors and ergonomics products and services presented at the conference.

AHFE 2016 Proceedings

For a list of all AHFE 2016 Conference Proceedings Books and table of contents, visit:www.ahfe2017.org/books2016.html

You can order printed copies online at Springer Link website springer.com.

Instructions to order the Springer book volume:
1. Login or register your account on Springer Link, click on “Sign up / Log in”: http://link.springer.com/
2. In Springer link website search box, search for: AHFE 2016 International Conference
3. Click on the book volume of your preference
4. To order your printed books at participant or author special discount (limited time offer), click “About this Book” and add to cart. Author discount will apply automatically.
5. For AHFE Participant/author discount, please type the offer code provided on book flyers http://www.ahfe2016.org/books2016.html
6. Discount valid for limited time: [July 22, 2016 – August 20, 2016

You can also download AHFE 2016 Conference Proceedings abstracts using the following secure Dropbox download link:

Interesting Articles

“FAA, Industry Aim to Mitigate GA Crashes with Tech, Human Factors,” Aviation week, July 13, 2016

"Samsung Galaxy Note 7's entertainment features you need to know,” International Business Time, August 7, 2016.

Encryption breakthrough: Scientists derive truly random numbers using two-source extractors,” TechRepublic, July 25, 2016.

“Road-straddling bus takes first test drive in China,” The Guardian, August 3, 2016.

“DARPA tackling reusable, modular chipset technology,” Network World, July 19, 2016.

“Tiny Hard Drive Uses Single Atoms to Store Data,” The Wall Street Journal. July 18, 2016.

“Artificial Intelligence Swarms Silicon Valley on Wings and Wheels,” New York Times, July 17, 2016.

Specialized Journal and Newsletters

Volume 14 Number 4 (August 2016)

The Health and Safety Report, the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS), July 2016.

July Issue of the HFES Bulletin


Call for paper: Special issue of MIT Press Journal
CfP: "Arts, Aesthetics, and Performance in VR and Telepresence"
Special Issue of Presence: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments.
Submission guidelines:
Submission deadline: November 1, 2016
More Info: Dr. Myounghoon “Philart” Jeon ( mjeon@mtu.edu)
RoCHI 2016 - International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction
8-9 September, Iasi Romania
SAI Intelligent Systems Conference 2016 - IntelliSys 2016.
21-22 September 2016, London, UK.

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