2024 HFES International Annual Meeting

The Arizona Biltmore Resort
2400 E Missouri Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85016
United States

2024 HFES

ASPIRE, the annual meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES) will be held in September, in Phoenix, AZ.  Phoenix in September might be warm, but the lineup of events and sessions will make it more than worthwhile.

Here are a few tips to make the most of your time there:

  1. Plan Ahead: Take a look at the schedule in advance. Identify key sessions, workshops, or panels you don't want to miss. It's a packed schedule, so planning ahead helps.

  2. Networking: Use the social events and networking opportunities to connect with professionals, especially those in your field of interest. You might make valuable connections or find collaborations.

  3. Stay Informed: Keep an eye on updates and announcements about the meeting. Follow relevant social media handles or newsletters to stay informed about any changes or additions to the program.

  4. Prepare Questions: If you're attending workshops or panels, prepare questions to engage with the speakers. This can spark interesting discussions and help you get more out of the sessions.

  5. Stay Hydrated: Given the weather in Phoenix, it's essential to stay hydrated. Carry a water bottle and drink plenty of water throughout the day.

  6. Comfortable Attire: Dress comfortably for the weather and the activities. Lightweight, breathable clothing and comfortable shoes can make a difference, especially if you plan on exploring the area.

  7. Engage with Exhibits: Don't miss the exhibition component. It's a great opportunity to explore new technologies, products, or services relevant to your field.

  8. Career Opportunities: If you're in the job market, the Job Fair might be a great place to explore career options or connect with potential employers. Have your resume ready.

  9. Take Notes: Bring a notebook or use your device to take notes during sessions. This helps retain information and ideas for future reference.

  10. Enjoy the Experience: Lastly, enjoy the conference experience! It's not just about learning; it's also about being part of a community passionate about human factors and ergonomics.

Whether you're attending to learn, network, or explore career opportunities, ASPIRE offers a lot of valuable opportunities.

Check the website for more information as this event nears.