Workshops

Pre-conference Workshops - Monday, March 25

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.

A.M. Pre-Conference Workshops

8 a.m. – Noon

Human Augmentation: Perspectives on How Exoskeletons are Positioned to Revolutionize the Industrial Worker
Kadon Kyte and Maureen Shea, The Boeing Company
For more information on this workshop, please CLICK HERE.

Ergo 101: Ergonomics Basics
Kimberly Monroe, KM Ergonomics, LLC, Madina Joshi, Raytheon
For more information on this workshop, please CLICK HERE.

A Deep Dive into Office Ergonomic Standards and Guidelines
Teresa A. Bellingar, Haworth, Inc.
For more information on this workshop, please CLICK HERE.

Applying Fatigue Modeling Research to Practice
Mike Sonne, My Abilities 
For more information on this workshop, please CLICK HERE.

P.M. Pre-Conference Workshops

1 – 5 p.m.

Process Manufacturing Industries & Control Rooms – Collaboration, IOT, and Health-Conscious Workers Drive Ergonomic Advancements
Benjamin Poskie, Emerson Process Management and Bruce Johnson, Evosite Control Rooms
For more information on this workshop, please CLICK HERE.

Ergo 102: How to Build a Program
Davana Pilczuk, Cintas, Kevin Barefield, Gulfstream Aerospace 
For more information on this workshop, please CLICK HERE.

Strategic Approach to Development of Ergonomics Design Standards Enabling Implementation
Patty Racco, Ford, and Kelly Hogan, Sandalwood 
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Ergonomic Assessments for an Upper Body Exoskeleton using Electromyography (EMG)
Jason C. Gillette, Iowa State University 
For more information on this workshop, please CLICK HERE.

Full-Day Workshops

8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Ergonomics Certification Review – Determining What You Do and Do Not Know
Robert J. Smillie, Foundation for Professional Ergonomics
For more information on this workshop, please CLICK HERE.

Lean Yellow Belt
Paul Odomirok, Performance Excellence Associates
For more information on this workshop, please CLICK HERE.