International Conference on

Humanizing Work and Work Environment 2015

13th Indian Society of Ergonomics Annual Convention

AND

International Symposium on

Community Nutrition And Health :
A Social Responsibility

9th Annual Event of the Nutrition Society of India Mumbai Chapter

HUMANIZING WORK AND WORK ENVIRONMENT 2015

HWWE2015 conference is going to be held in December 2015 in the nation’s economic capital city, Mumbai, also known as the "City of Dreams". The conference will be jointly hosted by Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB) and National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE); in collaboration with the Punjab Engineering College, University of Technology Chandigarh. Under the theme of "Caring for People", HWWE2015 is expected to bring together over 600 delegates from India and overseas to showcase the latest researches in career practices, research, policy and intervention in the area of ergonomics.

Conference Theme

The theme of 13th HWWE2015 International Ergonomics conference is "Caring for People". The focus areas include the tracks listed below but are not limited to:

  • Aviation ergonomics
  • Anthropometry and workspace design
  • Agriculture
  • Biomechanics
  • Cognitive Ergonomics
  • Environmental Ergonomics and Sustainability
  • Ageing
  • Ergonomics for Children
  • Economics of Ergonomics
  • Ergonomics in Small and Medium Scale Enterprises
  • Ergonomics in Shiftwork
  • Ergonomics in Product Design
  • Ergonomics in Operations and Manufacturing
  • Gender and Work
  • Healthcare systems
  • Simulation and Virtual Environments
  • Human-Computer Interface and Usability
  • Ergonomics in Marketing
  • Manual Material Handling
  • Ergonomics in Defence
  • Ergonomics in Nuclear / Process-control
  • Ergonomics in Mining
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Office Ergonomics
  • Organizational Ergonomics
  • Work Physiology
  • Ergonomics in Recreation
  • Safety
  • Occupational Health
  • Ergonomics in Transportation
  • Behavioural Ergonomics
  • Sports Science and Human performance
  • Case studies

Invited Speakers

Conference Venue:

Victor Menezes Convention Centre, IIT Bombay.

Dates:

December 6, 2015 morning
 : 
Pre-conference workshop
December 6, 2015 afternoon
 : 
Young Researchers' Award paper presentations
December 7 - 9, 2015
 : 
Main conference
IEA ISE IIT Bombay NITIE NSI PEC