2016 ESSA ConferenceDate Released: Thu, 3 November 2016 10:38 +0200
The 12th Conference of the Ergonomics Society of South Africa was held at the Steenberg Estate in Cape Town on 29 and 30 August 2016. Rhodes University’s Department of Human Kinetics and Ergonomics was well-represented with Honours, Masters, PhD and staff members presenting. Attendance by industry partners included the Rail Safety Regulator, CSIR, Department of Labour and Ergomax, just to name a few. Keynote speakers included Professor Jose Orlando Gomes from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil and Vice-President & Treasurer -International Ergonomics Association(IEA), as well Dr Lamia Bouzgarrou from the Department of Ergonomics and Occupational Medicine University of Monastir, Tunisia.