The Indian Society of Ergonomics was established in 1983 and is the only professional body representing ergonomics / human factors professionals in India. It is affiliated to the International Ergonomics Association (IEA) and nominates members to its committees. The ISE is also a member of the ACED (Asian Council of Ergonomics and Design), and the BRICSplus Ergonomics Network. So far, fourteen international conferences have been organized by the Indian Society of Ergonomics with full proceedings published. The Society publishes a quarterly newsletter. Members of the Indian Society of Ergonomics belong to a wide variety of fields, including physiology, psychology, home science, industrial design, product design, occupational health, industrial safety, and engineering, reflecting the multi-disciplinary nature of the subject.
Change of Address: The official address of the Indian Society of Ergonomics is now
Occupational Ergonomics Laboratory, Department of Physiology, University of Calcutta, 92 APC Road, Kolkata 700 009
|Work from home ergonomically and safely!
In this challenging time for everyone, the field of human factors/ergonomics has much to contribute. The Chartered Institute for Ergonomics and Human Factors (CIEHF) has launched a podcast series in response to COVID-19.
The first episode is focused on how to stay physically and mentally fit while working from home. It is aimed at the general public and we would encourage you to share it as widely as possible. Click the play button for the Podcast (audio only)
Welcome New Members
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On-line payment facility introduced. Membership application fee may now be paid online.
HWWE2019 was held during November 2019 at N.I.T. Jalandhar, Punjab
HWWE2020 will be held at THEEM College of Engineering, Boisar, Mumbai in December 2020 Click here to visit the HWWE 2020 Website
Annual General Body Meeting of the Society was held at the National Institute of Technology – Jalandhar, Punjab on Saturday, 9 November 2019. Minutes have been sent to all members. Minutes have been sent to all members
DENTAL ERGONOMICS COURSE
ISE is partnering with Bodhi Health Education for its Dental Ergonomics Course. Currently this course is online, and a calendered offline course will be announced very shortly.
Important Announcement: Applied Ergonomics Conference 2020 Has Been Postponed
After careful consideration regarding the continuing developments surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19) as well as the World Health Organization (WHO) declaring the virus a "pandemic" during a news conference in Geneva March 11, the Institute of Industrial & Systems Engineers (IISE) conference management team is postponing the Applied Ergonomics Conference (AEC) to a later date in 2020. The AEC was scheduled for March 16-19 at the Kentucky International Convention Center in Louisville, Kentucky.
ISE is an International Alliance Partner of AEC Click here to visit AEC 2020 website
International Journal of Humanizing Work and Work Environment (IJHWWE) is an online open access, peer reviewed journal published monthly for Scientists, Academicians, and Research Scholars to publish high quality papers in the field of Ergonomics, Human Factors, Work Physiology, Usability, Human Centred Design and related fields. Authors are invited to submit their Research Papers, Review Papers, Case Reports, and Short Communications.