Take advantage of the opportunity to enhance your skills and boost your learning by participating in a pre-conference workshop. Learn from experienced practitioners who will address your concerns about ergonomics. They are open to all registered conference attendees and require a separate fee.
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8 a.m. – Noon WorkshopsErgonomics in DesignPresented by: Peregrin Spieholz, The Boeing Company and James Koshy, Walt Disney WorldOverview of Management Systems and International Ergonomics Standards and GuidelinesPresented by: Steve Gutmann, S. H. Gutmann Consulting, LLC, Paul Schwab, Texas Instruments Inc. and Kevin Tesh, J&J Medical Ltd.
1 – 5 p.m. WorkshopsMeasuring 101 – How to Make the Most of Your Ergonomics Assessments using Low-Tech Measurement ToolsPresented by: Gary Allread, Institute for Ergonomics - The Ohio State University and Rick Barker, Inteva ProductsErgonomic Methods to Assess the Cumulative Effects of Multiple Tasks - Moving Beyond Isolated Task AnalysesPresented by: Jim Potvin, Potvin Biomechanics Inc. Experience Ergonomics: Training Demonstrations that Illustrate Ergonomic and Safety ConceptsPresented by: Paul Adams, 3M and Lisa Brooks, ORCHSE Strategies, LLCErgonomics for the Changing Worker DemographicsPresented by: Ranjana Mehta, Texas A&M School of Public Health
Full-Day Workshop8 a.m. - 5 p.m.Ergonomics Certification Review: Determining What You Do and Do NOT KnowPresented by: Sheree Gibson, Ergonomics Applications