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2009 Student Research Conference

The HFES-NEC is hosting a one-day conference that focuses on bringing together human factors and
ergonomics professionals, students, and faculty in the New England area, and providing undergraduate
and graduate students the opportunity to present their projects (research and applied) in Human
Factors and Applied Psychology in a collegial environment. The conference is designed to provide time
for people to share ideas in a variety of formats and to socialize with other professionals in the region.

Friday, November 13, 2009; 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
FREE for students
$10 ($5 with your 2009 Chapter dues paid during registration) for NEC-HFES members
$20 ($15 if you join the Chapter during registration) for all other attendees
Register by November 5, 2009 at
or by emailing
Angela Garabet at

Continental breakfast, lunch, and snacks are included.

MIT Stata Building
Room 32-G449 (Patil/Kiva Seminar Room)
32 Vassar Street,
Cambridge, MA 02139

Student Presentations (15 minutes each) representing 6 New England universities
Two presentations from our sponsors (Aptima, Inc. and Charles River Analytics)

Keynote Address during Lunch

New for 2009: Human Factors Career Panel with Recent Graduates: Why did they choose HF? How did they select a career in HF? What does it mean to work in HF? Hear new perspectives on the diverse career opportunities available to prospective graduates in the area of human factors.

If you have any questions, please contact Emily Wiese at

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