16th Annual One-Day Symposium of Human Factors and Ergonomics




16th Annual One-Day Symposium: Abstract Submission

In order to submit your work to be considered for presentation at this year's symposium, please fill out the form below. Note that all presenters must register for the symposium. Required information is marked with *.
* Panels 30 minutes, submit a one page proposal that includes an abstract describing the topic, a list of committed presenters with a short bio for each.
* Pecha Kucha (a format consisting of 20 slides, 20 seconds each, about 6 minutes) Submit an abstract describing your topic and how it relates to other professionals.
* Presentation 15 minutes, submit an abstract describing the research or topic, why it is important, how it relates to other professionals.
* Posters will be available throughout the day and author must be present

This year we are able to be broader with acceptance
- Research Lecture (for a more formal presentation or demonstration)
- Panel (good for industry contributions as no presentations are required)
- Poster (excellent for great conversations about a topic, problem, or research)
- Methodology Presentations (for student works in progress seeking feedback on methodology of future research)

Important dates

Submission deadline:           December 7, 2021 - there will be no extensions
Notification of acceptance:    January 14, 2022
Symposium:                        February 11,  2022

If you would like to have your poster or slides posted to the chapter's website, please submit your materials to us as a PDF file by the day of the symposium.


Questions regarding the submission process may be directed to

Presenting Author(s) and affiliation(s)
Corresponding author name
1.*First: Mi: *Last: *Affiliation:

2. First: Mi: Last: Affiliation:
3. First: Mi: Last: Affiliation:
4. First: Mi: Last: Affiliation:
5. First: Mi: Last: Affiliation:


*Title of submission:
*Type of submission:

*Are you willing to have your submission accepted in another format (i.e. poster instead of a presentation)?
Yes        No  

*Do you and the other authors consent to having your presentation and abstract posted on the Houston HFES website?
Yes        No  

*Should this submission be considered a student or professional submission?
Student        Professional  

*Abstract (minimum 200, maximum 500 words):

Corresponding author
Mailing address (suitable for express delivery service):
*Address line1:
Address line2:
*City, State,Zip:
Emergency contact (home phone, pager, cellular phone)
If you experience any problems of a technical nature when attempting to submit your abstract, please contact the