Indian Society of Ergonomics (ISE) has started a series of conferences on the theme of "Humanizing Work and Work Environment" (HWWE), aimed at developing a common platform for exchange of ideas concerning improvement in work and work environment towards alleviating health and safety of persons at work.

The first HWWE2001 was held with national and international participation at IIT Bombay in 2001. The second, HWWE2004 was at National Institute of Training in Industrial Engineering (NITIE), Mumbai. The third HWWE2005 was held in IIT Guwahati, from December 10, 2005 to December 12, 2005. The fourth HWWE2007 was held in the Central Institute of Agricultural Engineering, Bhopal from December 10 to 12, 2007. The fifth HWWE2008 was held at VIT, Pune, India, between 22nd to 24th of December 2008. The sixth HWWE2009 was held at Dept. of Physiology, University of Calcutta, Kolkata, India, between 17th to 19th December 2009. The sixth HWWE2009 was held at Dept. of Physiology, University of Calcutta, Kolkata, India, between 17th to19th December 2009. The seventh HWWE2011 was held at IIT-Madras, Chennai between 13th to17th December 2011. The eighth HWWE2012 was held at GB Pant University of Agriculture & Technology, Pantnagar between 6th to 8th December 2012. HWWE2013 was held from 4-6 December 2013 at Vidyasagar University, Midnapore, West Bengal.

  HWWE2014 will held during 3 - 5 December 2014 at I.I.T., Guwahati. Click here to download Brochure. Last date for Abstracts EXTENDED to 31 July 2014.

ISE invites bids for future HWWEs. Click here for details

Reports: 

Report for HWWE2011    Report for HWWE2009    Report for HWWE2007     Report for HWWE2005     Report for HWWE2004     Report for HWWE2001.

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