'18 CSULB HFES Student Chapter Conference

  • Date: Saturday, March 10th, 2018
  • Time: 9:30 AM to 3:00 PM
  • Location: California State University, Long Beach
  • Venue: Long Beach Ballroom, Room 251AB (Floor Map, Second Floor)


Online Registration (Open until Thursday, March 8th)

Conference Schedule


About the Conference

The 2018 CSULB HFES Student Chapter Regional Conference is a local forum for the exchange of ideas in all areas of human factors, as well as an opportunity to meet students in the MS Human Factors Psychology Program at CSU Long Beach and surrounding schools.


Keynote speakers address a wide range of human factors issues relevant to practitioners, researchers, and students. A speaker breakout session will provide attendees the opportunity for small group discussions with our speakers.



A Daily Dose of Human Factors: Human Factors in Healthcare

Jessica Howe, MA 

Research Specialist and Systems Safety Specialist,

National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare, MedStar Health


From Human Factors to Multi-Modal User Experience 

Adam Emfield, MS  

Principal User Experience Manager and Senior User Experience Researcher,

Nuance Communications


An alumni panel will feature former CSULB students who share how they got to their current positions, how the MSHF program prepared them for their careers, and their recommendations for career preparation.


A poster session will provide students and professionals an opportunity to present research and human factors projects. Those who wish to participate may submit posters to be displayed during the poster session. Students are encouraged to submit. The last day for poster registration is Friday, February 16th. The last day to submit the posters is Wednesday, February 23rd and should be emailed to lbhfes@gmail.com. Poster submissions should be in PowerPoint or PDF format with dimensions of 36” X 36".  


Conference Registration



If you have any question regarding the conference, please email us at lbhfes@gmail.com. We look forward to seeing you this year!