It's time to submit abstracts for AEC 2018

Present your ergo and human factors solutions and research at the Applied Ergonomics Conference, March 26-29, 2018, in Atlanta. The deadline for submissions is June 16.

Implementing the Ergo Coach Program

A Honda engineer will share the benefits of a successful ergo coach program that supports companywide ergonomics objectives in this free webinar on May 4.

AEC Free Webinar Series

The Applied Ergonomics Conference Committee hosts a series of free webinars to showcase the valuable content at AEC. Check out the upcoming schedule and past recordings.

Thank you for attending the 20th Annual Applied Ergonomics Conference!

GOErgo and the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers would like to thank all of our attendees and exhibitors for joining us in Orlando for the 20th Annual Applied Ergonomics Conference! We hope you enjoyed the conference and are returning to work refreshed and energized, and with new ideas you can immediately put into practice. We hope to see you again in 2018.

The AEC is headed to the ATL!

Applied Ergonomics Conference 2018
Hilton Atlanta
March 26-29, 2018
Atlanta, Georgia


Be a part of the excitement!  Submit your abstract now for the 2018 AEC!


You can still view the AEC 2017 program online to view the presentation schedule, or check out who was recognized at the AEC 2017 Awards Ceremony.

AEC 2017


Congratulations to all of the 2017 Ergo Cup® and Ergo Excellence Award Winners!


2017 Ergo Cup® Winners:

Ergonomics Program Improvement Initiative Ergo Cup® Winner
"3D Printing… Bringing Ergonomic Solutions to Life!"
Nexteer Automotive
Melbourne Australia

Workplace Solutions I
Team Driven Workplace Solutions Ergo Cup® Winner

"Dog Bone Tool"
Depuy Synthes
Horseheads, NY

Workplace Solutions I
Team Driven Workplace Solutions with Internal Competition Ergo Cup® Winner

"The Enforcers"
Honda of America Mfg., Inc
East Liberty, OH

Workplace Solutions II
Engineering/Ergonomist Driven Workplace Solutions Ergo Cup® Winner

"Detonator Potting Upgrades Eliminate Ergonomic Risks & Productivity Issues"
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Los Alamos, NM

Workplace Solutions II
Engineering/Ergonomist Driven Workplace Solutions with Internal Competition Ergo Cup® Winner

"3-2-1 Clamp and Pull"
The Timken Company – Bearing Inspection, Inc.
Los Alamitos, CA


2017 Ergo Excellence Award Winners:

Ergo Cup® Excellence in Innovation Award Winner
"Gravity Elevator Lift"
Toyota Motor Mfg., TX, Inc.
San Antonio, TX

Ergo Cup® Excellence in Simplicity Award Winner
"Driver Reach Tool"
Coca-Cola Refreshments USA Inc.
Akron, OH

Ergo Cup® Excellence in Cost Savings Award Winner
"Motions to the Horizon"
Ethicon, Inc.
Albuquerque, NM

Ergo Cup® Excellence in Ergonomics Risk Award Winner
"Enhanced Launcher Electronics System RECAP Enhanced Tooling"
Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control
Grand Prairie, TX

Ergo Cup® Excellence in Presentation Quality Award Winner
"Extra Hand"
Gulfstream Aerospace
Long Beach, CA