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Knowledge Through Sharing seminar held by the Human Factors & Ergonomic Society of Australia in Sydney, August 2019.

August 7, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Knowledge Through Sharing seminar held by the Human Factors & Ergonomic Society of Australia in Sydney, August 2019.

Emerging Digital Technologies & Ergonomics in Health, Education & Work

Hear researchers talk about the potential future state of technology in health care, education and aged care. Join in a discussion about digital technologies and artificial intelligence and what it means for ergonomics in practice now and in the future. Engage and network with HFESA colleagues old and new.


Professor Judy Kay, Payne-Scott Professor, University of Sydney. Professor of Computer Science.

Computer Human Adaptive Interaction Research Group (CHAI)
– Supporting life-long life-wide learning with case studies from health and group work.


Martin Brown, Program Manager Innovative Technologies, The University of Sydney
– Will VR change your workplace?

A/Professor (Keith) Chee Y. Ooi (MBBS, Dip Paeds, FRACP, PhD) A/Professor of Medicine at the University

of New South Wales (UNSW) and Senior Specialist Paediatric Gastroenterologist at Sydney Children’s

Hospital Randwick, Australia.
Dr Michael Coffey (B.Med, MD with Distinction) is a paediatric registrar at Sydney Children’s Hospital Randwick, PhD researcher and a Conjoint Associate Lecturer at UNSW.
– Are serious games seriously good? PlayMed – a serious game in medical education

Roberto Martinez-Maldonado (PhD), Researcher, Human Computer Interaction and Educational Data Science. Lecturer, Data Visualisation and Narratives, University of Technology Sydney.
– Multimodal Learning Analytics to Support Reflection in Clinical Simulation
Virtual reality practical exercise, “Keep talking and nobody explodes”


Earlybird discounts to 9th July

Date: Wednesday 7 August 2019
Registration: 09.00 am
Presentation: 9.30 am – 3.30 pm (Morning tea, afternoon tea & lunch provided)
Cost: HFESA members: $180, Non-members: $250, Full Time Students: $90
Venue: Castlereagh Boutique Hotel 169 Castlereagh Street Sydney NSW 2000
Directions: 4 minute walk from Town Hall station


To register contact HFESA Secretariat  +61 2 9680 9026  or https://www.ergonomics.org.au/events/event/nsw-branch-knowledge-through-sharing-seminar


August 7, 2019
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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